London renters feel the squeeze (in more ways than one)… Cramped studio flat with a pull-down bed tucked inside a cupboard and a tiny kitchenette beside the window goes on the market for £1,100 a month
- A tiny studio flat on Camden High Street is on the market for £1,100 a month
- The flat has a tiny kitchenette next to the window and a pull-down double bed
A tiny London studio flat with a pull-down bed that folds into a cupboard has gone on the market for £1,100 per month.
The compact property on Camden High Street in north London, is listed as a ‘spacious room’ with ‘high ceilings’ and ‘wooden flooring’
The ‘self contained’ apartment, which has a ‘compact and functional kitchenette’ besides the window, is described as having a ‘neutral décor’.
The furnished flat comes with its own bathroom, an ‘undercounter fridge freezer,’ a freestanding microwave oven, and a hob.
The £1,100 a month rent includes gas and electric bills – although anyone planning to rent it will be required to put down a £1,269 deposit, equivalent to five weeks rent.
Tenants must pay their cold water bills, council tax, and internet bills themselves, the listing says.
Any student planning to rent the property will be required to find a guarantor or to alternatively fork out up six months’ rent in advance.
Studio flats in Camden are generally priced around £1,500 per month so this property, meaning the property could be a bargain for those happy with the space.
The tiny apartment is listed as being opposite Mornington Crescent tube station, which offers access to the Northern Line.
The flat is described as having a tiled bathroom with a ‘power shower’ and double glazed windows.
‘A compact double self-contained studio flat located in the heart of Camden Town, NW1,’ the avert reads.
‘Features of this property include a spacious room with double pull-down bed compact and functional kitchenette with sink, freestanding microwave oven and electric hob.
‘There is also an under-counter fridge freezer, tiled bathroom with shower cubicle and power shower, hand basin and W/C.’