Joseph Stones House

A nine-storey accommodation complex situated on campus.

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Joseph Stones House is situated directly above the conservatoire's St Peter's Square building and boasts award winning architecture and sweeping views of the city. 

It comprises of 190 study bedrooms, all with en-suite facilities, clustered in flats with shared kitchen and living spaces. 

It is managed by Unite Students.

Note: Updated information for 2021 entry will be provided in due course.

Costs for 2020/21

Shared Flats

Room Type Number of rooms available Rent per week (43 week contract) Total cost of tenancy Notes
         

Basic en-suite in 3 or 4 bed flat

7

£144

£6192

Have a restricted view.

Basic en-suite in 5 or 6 bed flat

10

£144

£6192

Have a restricted view.

Classic en-suite in 5, 6 or 7 bed flat

123

£152

£6536

 

Premium en-suite in 6 or 7 bed flat

6

£163

£7009

40% larger than Classic en-suite rooms.

Basic en-suite in 3 or 4 bed flat

Number of rooms available 7
Rent per week (43 week contract) £144
Total cost of tenancy £6192
Notes Have a restricted view.

Basic en-suite in 5 or 6 bed flat

Number of rooms available 10
Rent per week (43 week contract) £144
Total cost of tenancy £6192
Notes Have a restricted view.

Classic en-suite in 5, 6 or 7 bed flat

Number of rooms available 123
Rent per week (43 week contract) £152
Total cost of tenancy £6536

Premium en-suite in 6 or 7 bed flat

 
Number of rooms available 6
Rent per week (43 week contract) £163
Total cost of tenancy £7009
Notes 40% larger than Classic en-suite rooms.

Self-Contained Studio Flats

  Number of rooms available Rent per week (43 week contract) Total cost of tenancy Notes

Classic Single Studio

5

£193

£8299

 

Premium Double Studio

1

£205

£8815

Restricted view. One tenancy but can be shared by a couple

Classic Single Studio

Number of rooms available 5
Rent per week (43 week contract) £193
Total cost of tenancy £8299

Premium Double Studio

Number of rooms available 1
Rent per week (43 week contract) £205
Total cost of tenancy £8815
Notes Restricted view. One tenancy but can be shared by a couple.

Rooms are allocated on a first come first served basis, mainly to first year undergraduates.

Please note, we can only accept your application for accommodation if you have an offer of study from us (conditional or unconditional) and have firmly accepted it, and you currently live outside the West Yorkshire area.

We may prioritise applicants who declare a disability requiring a specific room, equipment or support, providing you make an early application, and first year international, EU or EEA applicants.

How to apply for accommodation

Booking will open in Spring 2021 for September 2021 entry.

What if my application for accommodation is unsuccessful?

If you apply for a room and Joseph Stones House is full, we will keep a small waiting list in case of vacancies at the last minute, but you will also be supplied with a list of alternatives. 

Usually there are no more than a few withdrawals, so most people will be better applying to other places if they haven’t got a room.

When can I move in?

The starting date of your tenancy will be confirmed on your tenancy document. For 2020 the start date of your tenancy is Saturday 5 September 2020. You can move in any time after this date.

How to cancel accommodation

Contact the accommodation team as soon as you can, and before the end of August – [email protected] 

Please note.
Should you choose not to come to Leeds Conservatoire and the reason is neither a serious personal issue nor failure to get your grades, then you may be tied in to paying your tenancy for the full year if your room cannot be reallocated. 

Should serious personal reasons prevent you from taking up your place please contact us for advice. 

Please read carefully the terms of the Unite Students Cancellation Policy which you can access alongside your tenancy documents.

Contact us

If you have any questions, please contact the accommodation team by email at [email protected]

Room Types & Costs at Joseph Stones House

Basic en-suite in 3 or 4 bed flat

2020 Cost: £144/week (43 week contract), total £6,192

Note: These rooms have a restricted view.

Number of rooms available per year: 7

Included

  • Bedroom: Comfy three quarter-sized bed (requires double bedding), bedside table, desk chair, chairs, curtains, desk, full length mirror, under bed storage, wardrobe
  • En-suite Bathroom: Shower, basin, mirror, toilet. 
  • Kitchen (Shared between 3 or 4 rooms): Cooking hobs, oven, fridge freezer, microwave, cupboards, breakfast bar, sofa, stools, iron, ironing board, bin, dustpan and brush, mop and bucket, vacuum cleaner, noticeboard.

Images

Note: images are of a Classic en-suite. Exact room specifications may vary.

Bedroom with queen bed, bedside table, drawers, shelves and wardrobe, with dark grey carpet, light grey walls and lockable fire door

Bedroom with queen bed, bedside table, drawers, shelves and wardrobe, with dark grey carpet, light grey walls and lockable fire door

Kitchen

Basic en-suite in 5 or 6 bed flat

2020 Cost: £144/week (43 week contract), total £6,192

Note: These rooms have a restricted view.

Number of rooms available per year: 10

Included

  • Bedroom: Comfy three quarter-sized bed (requires double bedding), bedside table, desk chair, chairs, curtains, desk, full length mirror, under bed storage, wardrobe
  • En-suite Bathroom: Shower, basin, mirror, toilet. 
  • Kitchen (Shared between 5 or 6 rooms): Cooking hobs, oven, fridge freezer, microwave, cupboards, breakfast bar, sofa, stools, iron, ironing board, bin, dustpan and brush, mop and bucket, vacuum cleaner, noticeboard.

Images

Note: images are of a Classic en-suite. Exact room specifications may vary.

Bedroom with queen bed, bedside table, drawers, shelves and wardrobe, with dark grey carpet, light grey walls and lockable fire door

Bedroom with queen bed, bedside table, drawers, shelves and wardrobe, with dark grey carpet, light grey walls and lockable fire door

Kitchen

Classic en-suite in 5, 6 or 7 bed flat

2020 Cost: £152/week (43 week contract), total £6,536

Number of rooms available per year: 123

Included

  • Bedroom: Comfy three quarter-sized bed (requires double bedding), bedside table, desk chair, chairs, curtains, desk, full length mirror, under bed storage, wardrobe
  • En-suite Bathroom: Shower, basin, mirror, toilet and towel rails. 
  • Kitchen (Shared between 5, 6 or 7 rooms): Cooking hobs, oven, fridge freezer, microwave, cupboards, breakfast bar, sofa, stools, iron, ironing board, bin, dustpan and brush, mop and bucket, vacuum cleaner, noticeboard.

Images

Bedroom with queen bed, bedside table, drawers, shelves and wardrobe, with dark grey carpet, light grey walls and lockable fire door

Bedroom with queen bed, bedside table, drawers, shelves and wardrobe, with dark grey carpet, light grey walls and lockable fire door

Kitchen

Premium en-suite in 6 or 7 bed flat

2020 Cost: £163/week (43 week contract), total £7,009

40% larger than Classic en-suite rooms.

Number of rooms available per year: 6

Included

  • Bedroom: Comfy three quarter-sized bed (requires double bedding), bedside table, desk chair, chairs, curtains, desk, full length mirror, under bed storage, wardrobe
  • En-suite Bathroom: Shower, basin, mirror, toilet and towel rails. 
  • Kitchen (Shared between 6 or 7 rooms): Cooking hobs, oven, fridge freezer, microwave, cupboards, breakfast bar, sofa, stools, iron, ironing board, bin, dustpan and brush, mop and bucket, vacuum cleaner, noticeboard.

Images

Note: images are of a Premium en-suite. Exact room specifications may vary.

Classic Single Studio

2020 Cost: £193/week (43 week contract), total £8,229

Number of rooms available per year: 5

Included

  • Bedroom: Comfy three quarter-sized bed (requires double bedding), bedside table, desk chair, chairs, curtains, desk, full length mirror, under bed storage, wardrobe
  • En-suite Bathroom: Shower, basin, mirror, toilet and towel rails. 
  • Kitchen (self-contained within studio room): Cooking hobs, oven, fridge freezer, microwave, cupboards, stools, iron, ironing board, dustpan and brush, vacuum cleaner, noticeboard.

Images

Note: images are of a Classic Single Studio. Exact room specifications may vary.

Premium Double Studio

2020 Cost: £205/week (43 week contract), total £8,815

One tenancy but can be shared by a couple.

Note: This studio has a restricted view.

Number of rooms available per year: 1

Included

  • Bedroom: Comfy bed, bedside table, desk chair, chairs, curtains, desk, full length mirror, under bed storage, wardrobe
  • En-suite Bathroom: Shower, basin, mirror, toilet and towel rails. 
  • Kitchen (self-contained within studio room): Cooking hobs, oven, fridge freezer, microwave, cupboards, stools, iron, ironing board, dustpan and brush, vacuum cleaner, noticeboard.

Images

Note: images are of a Classic Single Studio. Exact room specifications may vary.

Communal Facilities & Services

  • Laundry room (charges apply)
  • Printing (charges apply)
  • Common room
  • A reception office
  • 24-hour customer helpline (provided by Unite Students)
  • Secure, separate entrance to the building, as well as to individual flats/ rooms
  • Lifts to all floors
  • Water and electricity costs are all included. 
  • Free 50mb Wi-Fi in all rooms and communal areas – upgrades available
  • Your rental agreement includes insurance cover with Endsleigh

Entrance saying 'Welcome Home' and multi-coloured locked post boxes
Entrance and post boxes


Common room and laundry entrance

What you need to provide:

  • Your own bedding, towels, crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils
  • A TV licence, if you have television receiving equipment in your room – this includes a computer that receives TV pictures. Visit tvlicensing.co.uk/students

Fire safety

Applicants and parents can find fire safety information for student accommodation on the website of Unite Students (Joseph Stones House).

Location

Joseph Stones House is adjacent to the conservatoire's St Peter's Square building and situated in the Quarry Hill Cultural Quarter of Leeds.

Contact

If you have any questions, please contact the accommodation team on [email protected]

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