Bury Place Bloomsbury
BL7 sleeps 3: 2 bedroom 1 bathroom ( or 2 adults and 2 children)
Former home of Bertrand Russell
LOCATION. Bury Place is a small street close to the British Museum and the eastern end of Oxford St. Holborn tube is 3 minutes walk approximately, and Tottenham Court Rd tube 5 minutes approximately. Many buses within a few minutes walk. This is an area of small art and book shops, restaurants and cafes, with larger shops and supermarkets a few minutes walk away. Walking distance to UCL, the British Library, Russell Square, Covent Garden and some theatres.
4th floor apartment with no lift in Russell Chambers . The apartment was once the home of the writer, philosopher and peace campaigner Bertrand Russell , who lived here between 1911 and 1916. His friend, the poet T.S. Eliot, visited him here from time to time. Beautifully renovated apartment with all modern conveniences yet retaining its period architectural features. Large sitting/dining room with bay windows and views over the surrounding area, separate large kitchen with breakfast table , including washer/drier . Master bedroom with a double bed and ensuite shower room and WC ( bathroom accessible also from hallway). Smaller second bedroom with desk , and double futon sofa bed sleeping comfortably one adult or 2 children. Weekly maid service and linen change.
Stylish apartment in fascinating area.
- Tube : Holborn , Tottenham Court Rd
- Minimum stay : 7 nights
- Changeover day : any
- Former home of Bertrand Russell
- Good views from the apartment
Price £1275 per week to 31 March £1325 per week from 1 April to 31 October. Reduced rates for 10 nights or more: please ask.