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Make yourself at home

James Baillie Park is in its own grounds on North Hill Road just 20 minutes’ walk from the University of Leeds campus and Students’ Union Building. James Baillie Park is on the bus route, which gives students easy access to the town centre and bus and rail stations. 10 minutes’ walk from the property is a large Sainsbury’s store, as well as the bars and shops of Leeds town centre.
Here you'll find plenty of information on what you'll find in your new home and the surrounding area. You'll also find important information on check-in day, specific to your property.

What you will find in your flat


  • At least one oven with hob in shared flats, combination style microwave in studios
  • At least one cupboard per person
  • At least one fridge freezer
  • Microwave
  • Rubbish and recycling bins
  • Breakfast bar 
  • Stools 
  • Ventilation system
  • Sofa(s)


  • Beds are singles
  • Desk with drawers 
  • Chair 
  • Wardrobe
  • Mirror 
  • Shelving
  • Bedside table
  • Under bed storage
  • Noticeboard


  • Shower
  • Shower screen
  • Bath in non en-suite flats
  • Shaving point
  • Washbasin
  • Bathroom  mirror
  • Toilet
  • Toilet roll holder
  • Vanity light
  • Shelf


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

Facilities at James Baillie Park

Our friendly reception will be open between 8am - 8pm Monday to Friday.
Common Room
James Baillie has a big, bright common room with a widescreen TV, pool table and sofas for chilling out. Keep an eye out for charity and community events happening in the common room.
Laundry Facilities
The laundry room is located next to the common room. Machines are operated through the MyUnite app.
Outside Space
There is a landscaped area, perfect for meeting up with friends – weather permitting!
James Baille Park has 75 parking spaces.
Bike Storage
Bike storage is available at James Baillie Park. If you are planning on bringing your bike then please remember to bring your own bike lock.
Recycling facilities are available at James Baillie Park. Please take care not to contaminate with different types of refuse. Recycling bins are situated in all flats. We have on site bins for all recycled items as well as charity collection bins.
Fire Test Day
Fire alarms are fitted throughout the property. Your fire alarm test day is Tuesday between 10.30am - 11am. Your fire assembly point is located at the top car park.
Key Type
You will receive a key and fob on arrival at the property, which you can use to access your room and communal areas.
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 James Baillie Park

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 and fob.

Where can I park and unload my car? 

Parking is available at the property for check-in limited to 30 minutes. Street parking is also available close to the property.

Where is James Baillie Park?

James Baillie Park
North Hill Road

When can I move in?

You can check in at any point from the start date of your tenancy. You can find your tenancy start date in your tenancy agreement or by logging into MyAccount here.
If you are going to be arriving much later than the start of your tenancy, just let us know and we will arrange for someone to be there to greet you and make sure you get the keys to your new home. If you are planning to move in outside of our reception opening hours, please contact our emergency contact centre on 0300 303 1611

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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