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Blackfriars is owned and managed by Cityheart Living. It contains a mixture of en-suite rooms, townhouses and self-contained studios. Located in Gloucester city centre, Blackfriars is served by the university bus service and is around a 25 minute walk to Oxstalls campus.

Type: Partner residence
Location: Ladybellegate Street, Gloucester, GL1 2HN
Nearest campus: Oxstalls
Number of rooms: 300

Halls of residence bedroom with bed and desk

Standard/enhanced en-suite

260 rooms available

Each bedroom has a study area with desk, WiFi, storage, wardrobe and en-suite shower. Enhanced en-suite rooms are larger and have a higher furniture specification. There is a shared kitchen/common-room in each flat.

  • Rent per week: £154 – £159
  • Students per bathroom: 1
  • Students per kitchen: 6 – 10
Student with cup of coffee sat in halls of residence studio

Self-contained studio/one bed flat

16 rooms available

These plush rooms are self-contained with their own kitchenette, which includes a microwave, two-ring hob, sink and refrigerator.

  • Rent per week: £199
  • Students per bathroom: 1
  • Students per kitchen: 1

​Blackfriars is managed by Cityheart Living. If you have any questions regarding Blackfriars, please contact Cityheart by email at​ or call 01452 523322.

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