Welcome to Crown House

Find out more about your new home and what you need to know ahead of check-in day.

Reception opening times: Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm

Your new home

Crown House, 10 Crown Street, Reading, England, RG1 2SE

With just 99 residents, there’s a laid-back homely feel to Crown House. The University of Reading London Road campus is a five-minute walk away, and it ...

Information for check-in day

Where do I collect my key?

You will receive a key card on arrival at the property, which you can use to access your room and all communal areas at Crown House.

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Find out more about Crown House

You will find a cosy seating area in reception where you can relax quietly. You will also find the mailboxes here where you can collect your post.

Common room
The common room is a spacious welcoming room which you'll find downstairs next to the reception. It is ideal for watching a film or meeting up with friends. We have a seperate annexe available with a library of books.

Study space
There is a large, light and airy study space situated in a quiet area. There are plenty of tables and power points to plug in your laptop or tablet.

Laundry facilities
The laundry room is located on the first floor. Machines are operated through the MyUnite app or with a Circuit Laundry card.

There are six underground parking spaces which can be accessed via lift or stairs and are managed by JustPark. The JustPark App can be downloaded and parking spaces paid for through the app. You will need your room key card to access the car park.

Bike storage
Bike storage is available at Crown House, located in the car park. If you are planning on bringing your bike, please remember to bring your own bike lock. You will need your room key card to access the car park.

Recycling facilities are available at Crown House in the bin area of the car park. We also place recycling bins in each kitchen to encourage recycling. Please take care not to contaminate bins with the wrong types of rubbish.

Fire test time and meeting point
Fire alarms are fitted throughout the property. Your fire alarm test day is Wednesday between 2pm - 2.30pm. Your fire assembly point is located outside Tesco Express (round the corner from the property).


Bike storage


Common area




Car parking on site (extra charge)








Wi-Fi (communal areas)






24/7 assistance


Onsite service team


Fire system


Contents insurance


MyUnite app


11. Parking at other properties (extra charge)

Secure access


Maintenance support


Wi-Fi (in your flat)



Crown House

Crown House

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