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Canvas The Old Fire Station

The Old Fire Station, Aston St, Birmingham, B4 7DA
From £139 / week
2 Offers + Bills Included
Distance from BPP University Birmingham
8 mins
8 mins
6 mins
Dual Occupancy
No Visa No Pay
No University No Pay
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Introducing Canvas The Old Fire Station


The Old Fire Station is a Grade II Listed landmark in Birmingham, now managed by Canvas. This unique property has many original features and bags of character for students to enjoy. It offers en-suite and studio accommodation, with newly refurbished social spaces, a resident-only gym and an outdoor courtyard.


The Old Fire Station is conveniently located just a 5-minute walk from Birmingham City Centre, making it ideal for students based at City Centre Campus. It is also close to Aston University Campus and Birmingham City University.


The Old Fire Station offers fully refurbished common spaces student accommodation in Birmingham, including a large communal area for social events and a quiet study room with original decor. There is also a resident-only gym and an outdoor courtyard to enjoy good weather and fresh air. The property has an exciting social calendar throughout the year.


Students can choose from ensuite silver bedrooms within a 6-bedroom flat or studio rooms with personal fitted kitchens and living areas. All rooms come with a comfortable three-quarter bed, a private bathroom with a shower, toilet and sink, a desk, chair, and wardrobe or storage space under the bed.

Key Locations:

Universities Miles Transportation Miles Places Of Interest Miles
Aston University - Main Campus 0.4 Birmingham New Street Station 0.8 Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery 0.8
Birmingham City University - City Centre Campus 0.9 Birmingham Moor Street Station 0.7 Bullring & Grand Central 0.6
University of Birmingham - Edgbaston Campus 2.5 Birmingham Snow Hill Station 0.5 Symphony Hall 0.5
Newman University - Genners Lane Campus 4.7 National Express Coach Station 0.7 Jewellery Quarter 1.2
University College Birmingham - Summer Row Campus 1.3 Birmingham Airport 7.5 National Sea Life Centre 0.8

*Please note that the distances listed above are approximate and may vary depending on the specific location within the universities.

Price Trend

Gold Mid
Gold Mid
Silver Studio Plus Upper Level
Silver Studio Upper Level
Silver Studio Plus Mid Level
Silver Studio Mid Level
Silver Studio Penthouse
Silver Mid
Silver Ensuite Upper Level
Silver Ensuite Mid Level
Silver Studio Lower Level
Platinum Ensuite Mid Level
Gold Studio-Mid Level
Platinum Studio Mid Level
Diamond Studio Mid Level
Diamond Studio Plus Mid
2 Bed Apartment Lower Level
2 Bed Apartment Mid Level
Bronze Bed Room
Bronze Studio Mid Level
Bronze Mid
Bronze Ensuite Mid Level
Bronze Ensuite Lower Level
Bronze Studio
Diamond Plus Studio
Platinum Studio
Gold Studio Plus
Studio Gold
Silver Plus Studio
Silver Studio
Platinum En-Suite
Silver En-Suite
Gold Bed Room
Silver Bed Room

Data Source: UniAcco historical data (For reference)


The Old Fire Station, Aston St, Birmingham, B4 7DA

Room Types in Canvas The Old Fire Station

Generic Room
Gold Mid
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • Room-typePrivate Room
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2024-09-1451 week£184 / week£120
2024-09-1443 week£214 / week£120
Generic Room
Silver Studio Plus Upper Level
  • Entire-PlaceEntire Place
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • ShowerPrivate Bathroom
  • KitchenPrivate Kitchen
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2024-09-1451 week£234 / week£120
2024-09-1443 week£264 / week£120
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What to expect at Canvas The Old Fire Station

Electric Stove
Utility Bills Included
On-Site Gym
Social Events
Laundry Room
24x7 Dedicated Support
Communal Relaxing & Study Area

Canvas The Old Fire Station Reviews

Value of Services
Value of Service

zaf | birmingham-city-university

Sep 12, 2023

Upon arrival it was very disorganised. I had paid for a platinum en-suite and upon moving is 3+ months my windows are break leaving my room freezing, the door frame swollen and did not shut properly


Omoseni abayomi | birmingham-city-university

Sep 12, 2023

Maintenance still have listened to any of my issues even tho the toilet should have been fixed before i moved in to the accom

Value of Service

Kuye Kamipe | University of Birmingham

Sep 17, 2022

i would coming this year in oct /nov 2022 please find any date


Charlotte Ralph | University College Birmingham

Dec 9, 2020

Much better than campus accommodation plus the social space is really nice! Plenty of events are held in the social space

Canvas The Old Fire Station FAQs

For Canvas The Old Fire Station, an international guarantor is required.

Canvas The Old Fire Station offers MONTHLY, QUARTERLY installments or the full payment option.

Yes, Canvas The Old Fire Station offers 'No Visa No Pay' policy.

Yes, Canvas The Old Fire Station offers 'No University No Pay' policy.

Canvas The Old Fire Station student accommodation is near Birmingham City University (0.4 Miles), University College Birmingham (0.9 Miles), University of Law Birmingham (0.9 Miles), BPP University Birmingham (0.4 Miles), Ulster University Birmingham Campus (0.9 Miles), BIMM Birmingham (1.1 Miles), ACM Birmingham (0.7 Miles), South & City College Birmingham (1.1 Miles), Brasshouse Languages (1 Miles), Global Banking School (0.9 Miles), Arden University, Birmingham (0.9 Miles), Aston University (0.2 Miles), Performers College Birmingham (0.9 Miles), The University of Law - Birmingham (0.9 Miles). These campuses/universities are within 2 miles of the property.

You can book Canvas The Old Fire Station in 3 simple steps:

  • Make a booking by submitting your details through the UniAcco booking form and pay the deposit.
  • UniAcco will process your booking with the property manager.
  • Finally, sign the tenancy agreement to confirm the booking.

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