University Staff Accommodation

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Location

Accommodation

Eligibility

Rent charges

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Location

 

The site is between Madingley Road and Huntingdon Road (North West Cambridge). The Madingley Road access is not yet open and will not be so until later in 2017. All access routes across the site are still affected by the construction traffic and may not be opened until after some of the accommodation is complete. It is not currently possible to go onto the site to see the stock.

Accommodation

 

Lot 8 is the first phase due to be handed over 73 units:  19x1 bed and 54 x 2 bed

Lot 1 is 117 Units:  36x1 bed and 81x 2 bed

Lot 2 is 264 units but only 50 will be available this year in May (the rest are Feb/March 2018) I don’t know breakdown of stock at present

Lot 3 is 232 units: 83x1 bed and 143 x 2 bed

 

All flats are furnished with cooker, washing machine, tumble drier, fridge-freezer.

Furnished means flooring, bed, table, chairs, blind or curtains and storage units.

Tenants need to provide bedding, crockery, cutlery etc

They all have open plan kitchen/ living room and are vaguely similar in size

There is a site wide communal heating system to which all residents will need to sign up to for heating and hot water

Electric is via EDF which is a University cheap rate contract. Water supply will be Anglian Water

 

Eligibility

The applicant must have a contract of at least 18 hours or more with the University or College or affiliated organisation, with at least 12 months remaining.

Rent charges

Rents will be set according to 30% of net household income, up to a maximum market rent of £1,000/month for a one and £1,250 for a 2 bed flat.

 

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Full information, including access to the register, is available here.