The Watermills

Studio, 1, 2 & 3 bed flats  |  6-12 Cank St, Leicester, LE1 5GW  |  from £116.50pppw

Studio,1 & 2 beds—City Centre Location – Energy Allowance Included

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The Watermills is in the heart of the City Centre just a 5-10 minute walk to De Montfort University. This purpose built student accommodation is fully furnished with contemporary furnishings throughout.

Water rates are included in the rent and a free internet connection is provided. All flats have their own pre-pay electric card meter so there is no need to set up electricity accounts and you will not receive any unexpected electricity bills. The energy cards are available from our office and are easily inserted into your electricity meter. The landlord gives each tenant an energy allowance. Please see the property features for the allowance amounts given.

Tenancy Agreement

The tenancy agreement is for 52 weeks starting 1st July and ending 30th June however we offer 50% discounted rent for 8 weeks of the summer period (from 1st July – 26th August) for non – occupancy. Therefore, the rent payable is equivalent to 48 weeks of full rent.

Payment Options

If you can provide a UK based Guarantor you can pay the rent in four instalments as follows.

1st July 2022 – 12 weeks of rent payable with 8 weeks discounted by 50% for non-occupancy (equivalent to 8 weeks of rent)

3rd October 2022 – 16 weeks of rent payable

2nd January 2023 – 16 weeks of rent payable

24th April 2023 – 8 weeks of rent payable

If you are unable to provide a UK based Guarantor then the rent must be paid in two instalments as follows

Upon reservation – 25% of the annual rent payable

1st June 2022 – 50% of the annual rent payable

1st September 2022 (or on arrival whichever is sooner) – 25% of the annual rent payable

GREAT NEWS! There is no deposit payable for this property. Upon booking your room, all you will need to pay is an advanced rent payment of £100 if you are a UK student or 25% of the annual rent payable if you are an international student who is unable to provide a UK based Guarantor.
T’s & C’s apply. Please ask our friendly staff for more information.

Property Features

  • City Centre location
  • 10-15 minute walk to DMU
  • Small double beds
  • Free Internet Connection
  • Water costs included in rent
  • £300 energy allowance provided for studio flats
  • £300 energy allowance provided per person for cluster flats
  • TV provided
  • Washer/Dryer provided
  • 24 Hour emergency service

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Date the tenancy agreement starts for this property: 01/07/2022



£131.50 pw

(per week)

N.B. Please note that the rent increases for a couple sharing by £20 per week.

1 beds from

£144.50 pw

(per week)

N.B. Please note that the rent increases for a couple sharing by £20 per week.

2 bed

£116.50 pppw

(per person per week)

3 bed

£116.50 pppw

(per person per week)

6 Cank Street, Leicester LE1 5GW, UK

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Contact our student friendly staff on 0116 254 0541 or use the form below


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