1 bedroom apartment to rent

Highcross Street, Leicester
Rental price

£825 pcm


A new Way of Life has arrived in Leicester. It’s renting but, better.
Perfectly situated, opposite the Highcross, a fantastic selection of spacious, stylish Manhattan studios,1 bed & 2 bed apartments in a stunning community setting.
In addition to your private one bed apartment haven, are shared, contemporary social areas. Includes 24h concierge, on-site management team, bike storage, post room and ultra-fast wi-fi. On-site parking and option to have furnished accommodation also available. EPC rating B, awaiting Council Tax Banding, available now.

  • First Floor One Bed Apartment
  • Opposite Highcross
  • Perfect for City Living
  • Secure Intercom Entrance
  • One Bed & One Bathroom
  • Open Plan Living Kitchen
  • Shared Communal / Entertainment Spaces
  • 24h Concierge
  • Ultra-fast Wi-Fi
  • Secure Bike Storage
Full Property Details


The Wullcomb offers easy access to a vibrant city Way of Life.
Close to Highcross Shopping Centre, Showcase Cinema de Lux, the cultural quarter with clubs, bars, restaurants, Curve Theatre, Phoenix Arts Centre, parks, gardens, gyms and not forgetting the Richard III visitor centre.

For easy transport you are just 15 minutes walk from the mainline railway station with regular trains to London St Pancras just over 1 hour away, 5 minutes from St Margaret’s bus station and easily accessible from M1 and M69 Motorways.

Property Information

The Wullcomb brings a new Way of Life to Leicester.
Perfectly situated, opposite the Highcross centre, in the heart of the city with all its amenities at your finger tips, this 11 storey purpose built, contemporary building offers a fantastic selection of spacious, stylish Manhattan studios, one bed and two bed apartments in a stunning community setting.

This is renting but, better, in addition to your personal, private haven, there are contemporary social areas to meet with neighbours, family and friends including use of pizza oven, BBQ, big screen TV, rooftop terrace and much more.

Whichever rental package you choose it includes 24h concierge, dedicated on-site team, secure bike storage, always-sign-for-your-package post room, co-working space and ultra-fast wi-fi throughout.

On-site parking and option to have furnished accommodation are also available.


This delightful, first floor one bed apartment accommodation briefly comprises of:
* Secure entrance intercom, lift, double glazing throughout and electric heating.
* Hallway with utility cupboard, one bedroom with fitted wardrobe with sliding door, open plan kitchen/living, dining area and jack and jill bathroom.
* Part tiled contemporary bathroom with concealed flush WC, bath with Pura shower over and glass folding shower screen, wash hand basin in vanity unit with mirror over, wall mounted towel rail and tiled flooring.
* Open plan kitchen with built in Zanussi appliances including four ring halogen hob, single oven, dishwasher, 60/40 fridge freezer, extractor and free standing washer/dryer.

Shared communal areas – for neighbours, family and friends – can be hired for private use:
The Perch – relaxing library/living room style space with contemporary fireplace for chatting over drinks and dinner
The Bower – games area, ping pong and big screen TV for watching films or ‘the match’
Rooftop Terrace – with pizza oven, BBQ and stunning views.

Permitted Payments to the Agent

Letting costs (Housing Act 1988 (as amended) Assured Shorthold Tenancy)

In addition to paying the rent – as stipulated in the tenancy agreement – you will be required to make the following payments:

1.Before the tenancy starts:

– Holding Deposit of £190.00 (equivalent to 1 week’s rent calculated as 1 months’ rent x 12 months / 52 weeks)
– Deposit: £951.00 (equivalent to 5 weeks’ rent calculated as 1 months’ rent x 12 months / 52 weeks x 5 weeks) OR purchase a Reposit Insurance Policy as an alternative


2.During the tenancy:
– £50 including VAT if the tenancy agreement is changed at your request
– Interest on the late payment of rent at a rate of 3% above the Bank of England base rate
– Locksmith’s charges (plus VAT if applicable) for any reasonably incurred costs for the loss of keys/security devices

3.Should you need to terminate your tenancy early:
– Any unpaid rent or other reasonable costs associated with your early termination of the tenancy
– Landlord’s reasonable costs for re letting the property should a new tenant move in prior to the end of the original tenant’s agreement (this cost will be as per the landlord fee schedule which is available upon request)

Please note:

On early termination of the tenancy, the tenant will remain liable for rent and all utilities until such time that a new tenancy supersedes theirs.

All these payments should be made to the Landlord’s Agent – Fothergill Wyatt Limited.


4.During the tenancy, directly to the provider:
– Utilities – gas, electricity, water
– Communications – telephone and broadband (if upgraded)
– Installation of cable/satellite (if permitted and applicable)
– Subscription to cable/satellite supplier
– Television licence
– Council Tax
– Any other permitted payments, not included above, under the relevant legislation including contractual damages.

Non-Housing Act Tenancies will incur a different scale of costs which are available on request.


Tenant Protection Information

Client Money Protection is provided by RICS.
Independent Redress is provided by The Property Ombudsman Scheme.
To find out more information regarding these, see details on the Fothergill Wyatt’s website or by contacting us directly.

All deposits for properties fully managed by the agent are protected with the Custodial Tenancy Deposit Scheme or Reposit (a deposit replacement scheme).


Additional information

Additional options are available – in addition to the rent, the charges for these are:

Allocated parking – £80 pcm per space
Furniture package – £50 pcm for studios and one bedroom apartments/ £100 pcm for two bedroom apartments


Viewings are to be strictly by appointment only with Fothergill Wyatt. Alternatively, further details can be found on the website, you can register with us at www.fothergillwyatt.com and viewings can be booked directly by calling 0116 270 5900.

*Please note images of the exterior and amenity spaces are indicative CGIs and internal apartment photographs are not specific to the apartment.

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