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Make yourself at home

Gosford Street is right at the heart of Coventry University, with the University Library and William Morris building close by. There’s also great access to the town centre.
Here you'll find plenty of information on what you'll find in your new home and the surrounding area, as well as important information on check-in day, specific to your property.

What you will find in your flat

Kitchen

  • At least one oven with four hobs (depending on how many people are sharing the flat)
  • At least one cupboard per person
  • At least one fridge freezer
  • Microwave
  • Rubbish bin
  • Sofa(s)
  • Breakfast bar 
  • Stools 
  • Ventilation system
  • Armchairs

Bedroom

  • Beds are three-quarter size
  • Desk with shelves
  • Chair 
  • Wardrobe
  • Coat hook
  • Mirror 
  • Shelving
  • Bedside table
  • Under bed storage
  • Noticeboard

Bathroom

  • Shower pod
  • Washbasin
  • Bathroom cabinet/mirror
  • Toilet
  • Toilet roll holder
  • Shelf
  • Towel rail

Cleaning

  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Mop and bucket
  • Dustpan and brush
  • Iron and ironing board
 

Facilities at Gosford Gate

Reception
Our friendly reception will be open 10am - 6pm.
Common Room
The common room features table tennis, pool, TV and arcade machines.
Laundry Facilities
The laundry room is located on the ground floor. Machines are operated through the MyUnite app.
Parking
There is no parking on site.
Bike Storage
Bike storage is available on site and accessed with a key card. If you are planning on bringing your bike then please remember to bring your own bike lock.
Recycling
Recycling facilities are available at Gosford Gate. There is a bin store on the ground floor next to the entrance.
Fire Test Day
Fire alarms are fitted throughout the property. Your fire alarm test day is Monday between 10 - 10.30 am. Your fire assembly point is located next to Sainsbury's.
Key Type
You will receive a key card on arrival at the property, which you can use to access your room and communal areas.
Emergencies
Our Emergency Contact Centre is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Just call 0300 303 1611 for assistance.

Information for check-in day at Gosford Gate

Where do I collect my key?

You will need to go to Reception to check-in. Once you have checked in you will receive your key in the form of a key card.

Where can I park and unload my car?

Day parking is available at Gulson Road car park.

Where is Gosford Gate?

Gosford Gate
1 Far Gosford Street
Coventry
CV1 5DH

 

When can I move in?

You can move in at any point between the start of your tenancy and up to four weeks later. Got an Android or iOS phone? Tell us when you plan to arrive in the free MyUnite app.
Download the app, select Check-in day from the main menu, and choose your preferred date and time. Not sure when your tenancy starts? Your start date is displayed in the app as you go through this process.
Need to change your arrival date or time? Just go back to the app and edit your choices. And don't worry if you get delayed on moving day, we’ll get you settled whenever you arrive.
 

Getting online

Get online as soon as you arrive by registering for your Wi-Fi before you get there.

Checking in guide

You can find all the essential information you need for checking in here.

Download the app

From maintenance requests to laundry machines, there's plenty you can do with the MyUnite App.

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