The Old Fire Station

  • External

  • External

  • Studio Room

  • Studio Room

  • Studio Room

  • Studio room En-suite

  • Studio room - Floor Plan

  • Ensuite silver - bedroom

  • Silver ensuite - bedroom

  • Silver ensuite - bedroom desk

  • Ensuite silver - bathroom

  • Silver ensuite - bathroom

  • Ensuite silver - kitchen lounge area

  • Silver ensuite - kitchen

  • Social Space

  • Social Space

  • Study Space

  • Reception

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The Old Fire Station is a central Birmingham property managed by Canvas, one of our University partner providers. Conveniently located just a 5-minute walk from the City Centre, The Old Fire Station is ideal for students based at City Centre Campus looking for city living in a unique setting. It’s a Grade II listed building, with lots of the original features to admire.

Make yourself at home in our ensuite silver bedroom. Enjoy a good-sized bedroom with a comfortable three-quarter bed which includes a mattress and a mattress topper. Indulge in the luxury of having a private bathroom with a shower, toilet, and sink. The room also includes a desk, chair, and a wardrobe for all your belongings! You’ll also find storage space under your bed!

The bedroom is situated within a 6-bedroom flat which is perfect for meeting new people. The kitchen will include a 4-ring hob with an over, a fridge-freezer, a microwave, toaster, and kettle. The living area is perfect for relaxing and socialising with your flatmates!

Make yourself at home in your studio room, which will have a private shower room with sink and toilet, a comfortable three-quarter bed with mattress and cover, and a Wi-Fi connected study area with a desk, chair and a notice board. As well as a mirror and wardrobe, you'll find storage space under your bed with shelves and drawers to store your belongings.

Your studio will contain a personal fitted kitchen which includes a cooker, fridge/freezer and microwave, plus a living area which is an ideal space to relax with your friends. Dual occupancy is available at no extra cost. The second person needs to be a student also. 

Outside of your room, you can also take advantage of the social space with sofas and pool table and an onsite gym which is free for all residents. Meanwhile, our study area offers the perfect environment for solo and group work. Our reception is open 24/7 with Customer Service Advisor and Night Owls who can support you throughout your stay.

  • University partner
  • En suite
  • Studio room
  • Social space
  • Gym
  • Laundry
  • Wi-Fi
  • Public areas cleaned
  • Study space
  • 24 hour staff on-site
  • Bike racks
  • Bills included
  • Fully fitted kitchen


The Old Fire Station, Aston Street, Birmingham B4 7DA. 0121 227 4261

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Campus Distances

The Old Fire Station to:

Campus Distance
Margaret Street 0.8 miles
City South Campus 2.2 miles
City Centre Campus 0.5 miles
Vittoria Street 1.2 miles



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Academic year 2023/24

Contract length Weekly Annual
51 week (9 September 2023 - 31 August 2024) Studio - silver plus £199 £10,149
51 week (9 September 2023 - 31 August 2024) Ensuite silver £165 £8,415

Required before moving in:

  • A deposit is not required to secure this accommodation
  • A guarantor is required to secure all the accommodation.
  • Guarantor must be over 18 years of age, in full-time employment or either a homeowner or renting accommodation. If you do not have a guarantor you can either pay in full or use Housinghand to act as your guarantor to secure the accommodation.

Payment dates and amounts (51 week):

Date Studio silver plus Ensuite silver
2 October 2023 £2644 £2192
2 February 2024 £2786 £2310
29 April 2024 £2615 £2169
1 July 2024 £2104 £1744

The instalment figures above are rounded to the nearest GBP (£) and are for information purposes only. The actual instalment amounts will be provided by your accommodation provider.

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