A great location close to Nottingham city centre
The historic Cotton Mills was built in 1883 and it has a great location just to the west of Nottingham city centre. Using public transport, you can get to the Nottingham central station in 20 minutes. The Old Market Square, usually considered as the city centre of Nottingham, is only 15 minutes away.
Great transport links to Nottingham’s universities
Whether you’ll be studying at the University of Nottingham or Nottingham Trent University, Cotton Mills has great transport links that make getting to class quick and easy. You can get to the University of Nottingham’s University Park campus by public transport in 20 minutes. The same university’s Jubilee Campus is only a 15-minute walk away, while Nottingham Trent University can be reached in under 15 minutes by public transport or about 20 minutes on foot.
Living in the historic Cotton Mills
Cotton Mills was built already in 1883 and today it is a historic Grade II listed building, which means it is a building of special interest according to the governmental body Historic England. In Cotton Mills you’ll live in 4, 5 or 6 bedroom apartments, where you’ll get a private bedroom with an ensuite bathroom just for you.
Make breakfast in the shared modern kitchen then join your housemates in the stylish dining area. When you don’t have to rush off to class, relax on the large leather sofas and chat to your friends over coffee. Turn on the widescreen TV to watch some morning shows or use the free wifi to research upcoming assignments or video call friends and family back home.
In the evening, hit the on-site gym, which is open 24 hours a day, before whipping up a feast for your flatmates – there’s even a microwave if you’re not sure about your cooking skills! Play some pool or relax on the sofas in the common room. When there’s a big match on, you can use the large projector screen to watch the events unfold and cheer for your favourite team. Cotton Mills is not just a home, it’s a community!
What is included in the rent
All bills are included in your rent. This means you won’t have to worry about water, electricity or any other bills. A free high-speed wifi is also available in the entire building.
The rooms are fully furnished and the property takes care of your security too. Entry to the building is through a controlled access gate and there is security personnel on site 24/7.
What you’ll need to bring from home, or buy from local shops when you arrive, are bed linen, cutlery, plates and pots for cooking.
Amenities in Cotton Mills
Cotton Mills has a well-equipped gym with cross trainers, treadmills, exercise bikes and weights, so whether you want to train your cardio or build muscle, you can do it at the onsite gym. If you want to relax after exercising, or just have a laid back day, the lounge areas have widescreen TVs and large leather sofas to lounge in. The entertainment area has a pool table, foosball and table tennis. The property also organises regular events like pool and table tennis tournaments and quiz nights, which are a great way to make new friends in your new home.
There are onsite laundry facilities that are available 24 hours a day, as well as a cycle storage where you can store your bike if you have one. There is an Aldi supermarket right around the corner, so shopping for food is quick and easy as well.