Discover great student housing in Sheffield City Centre. Live in modern, student-friendly apartments close to the University, cultural spots, and everything you need. Find a comfortable and connected home for your studies in the heart of Sheffield. Refuge Assurance House Student Accommodation in the heart of the city offers a fantastic mix of 14 apartments from studio’s to 2 beds in the centre of Sheffield
History of the Refuge Assurance Building
The Refuge Assurance Company Ltd. was a life insurance and pensions company based in Manchester. It was founded in 1858 with offices in Sheffield. As such the original building name still remains in the address. After emerging with another company the offices became redundant. The lower floors turned into retail units whilst the upper floors are now student accommodation.
Situated in the heart of Sheffield’s city centre, Church Street is an ideal location for students with its close proximity to the university. Enjoy the convenience of being just steps away from campus facilities, lectures, and various student activities. This central position not only streamlines your academic commitments but also puts you in the midst of a bustling city environment. Church Street offers a vibrant lifestyle, surrounded by cafes, shops, and recreational spaces, making it a perfect blend of urban living and academic convenience. Selecting Church Street for your accommodation ensures a dynamic student experience right at the core of Sheffield’s city centre.
The Refuge Assurance House Student Properties
6 Orchard Street
Accessible through Orchard Street with the door between a menagerie of sandwich shops, breakfast is always available on the way out the door.
A 2 bedroom first floor flat with open plan living kitchen
A 1 bedroom first floor flat with open plan living kitchen
41 Church Street
The rest of the properties are accessible from church street, Accessible over 3 floors a mixture of 1-2 bed flats and studio apartments.
1 Bedroom Flats
2 Bedroom Flats
All Refuge Assurance House Student Accommodation follow our high standards for quality
A location convenient for everything.
On the corner of Church Street and West Street, head west for almost instant access to the university buildings and famous Sheffield nightlife and leisure facilities or equally head east to be in the heart of the retail and leisure of Sheffield’s constantly evolving city centre.
West Street in Sheffield stands as a vibrant and bustling thoroughfare, renowned for its diverse array of facilities that cater to both residents and visitors alike. Boasting a lively atmosphere, this iconic street hosts a variety of shops, restaurants, and cafes that contribute to its dynamic character. Students from the University of Sheffield find themselves in close proximity to essential amenities, including bookstores, grocery stores, and convenience shops, facilitating convenient access to daily necessities.
West Street is also a hub for social activities, with numerous pubs, bars, and entertainment venues lining its lively stretch. Whether one seeks a quiet spot for studying or a vibrant setting for socializing, West Street accommodates various preferences. Additionally, the street’s strategic location provides easy access to public transportation, connecting residents to other parts of the city. In essence, West Street embodies a multifaceted urban experience, offering a blend of practical conveniences, social opportunities, and dynamic city life for those who call Sheffield home.
There are no absentee landlords here
Our office in the city center is only 150 yards away from Refuge Assurance House Student Accommodation, making it super easy for you to reach us if you have any issues. You can quickly pop by if you need help with anything related to your stay – whether it’s questions about your accommodation, paperwork, or local info. We’re right around the corner, ready to assist you and make sure your time in Refuge Assurance House is smooth and enjoyable. Plus, being so close helps us stay connected with the student community, so we can better understand your needs and provide the support you deserve.
About Thornsett Properties
Thornsett Properties has been providing student accommodation in Sheffield since 1985, catering to over 650 students studying at Sheffield Uni and Sheffield Hallam Uni every year. As property owners, Thornsett Properties manages all properties directly, ensuring quality living experiences without relying on third parties. Our goal is to support students’ success while living and studying in Sheffield student accommodation.