Leighton Hall in Preston is an operational purpose built student accommodation block situated on campus at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan), with over 32, 500 students.

Leighton Hall currently boasts 100% occupancy, with 99.3% occupancy over the past 10-years and has been voted Most loved facility by UCLans 33, 000 students. Only 25% of the demand for purpose built accommodation is being met.

The block is fully managed by the UKs premier operator of student accommodation, who already manage thousands of units and has been managing modern purpose-built student accommodation blocks for many years.

The accommodation provides a selection of en-suite student rooms in cluster flasts of 4-6 rooms and self-contained studio apartments. The student accommodation is planned to be refurbished in the summer of 2016, the cost of which is included within the purchase price.

Leighton Hall benefits from an excellent location, south of the University of Central Lancashires City Campus, within 0.2 miles of UCLan lecture halls, sports centre and student union and Preston’s shopping district just 0.4 miles away.

The University of Central Lancashire is the 8th largest university in the UK, with 32, 530 students, of which 66% are full-time and require housing.

UCLan has been awarded the accolade Times Higher Top Modern University for Student Experience 2010 and is ranked 92nd in the Complete University Guide, which is no surprise as over gbp 100m has been invested in new buildings & facilities.

The university is internationally known, with 120 nationalities are represented and campuses in Preston, Burnley & Cyprus.

Property Features

  • Specialist National Operator
  • Studios for gbp 74
  • Operational
  • Immediate Income
  • 5 Year Rental Assurance
  • 640
  • 7% net Rental Return
  • En-suite rooms for gbp 41
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