Accommodation

Room contents at the Canterbury campus

All rooms are provided with the following:
Bed with mattress, mattress protector and one pillow (no pillow in Woolf College rooms) Chest of drawers Noticeboard and bookshelves
Bedside cabinet Desk with drawers Fitted carpet
Wardrobe Desk chair Curtains
Some rooms contain a non-standard size bed and size of bedding required is indicated in the table below.
  • All rooms in Darwin, Eliot and Rutherford Colleges, Lypeatt and Purchas Courts at Park Wood and some rooms in Darwin Houses have a basin in the room.
  • All en suite rooms have a shower, toilet and basin with mirror.
Bedding size required by accommodation area
Location Rooms (if none detailed, size applies to all rooms) Standard single bedding (6' 3" length) Oversize single bedding (7' length) Standard double bedding (6' 3" length) Oversize double bedding (7' length)
Becket Court Specific standard rooms - nos 8,  27, 101, 109, 130, 210 and 232 x      
All other standard rooms   x    
Large rooms     x  
Darwin College   x      
Darwin Houses   x      
Eliot College   x      
Keynes College
(bed & bistro)
  x      
Keynes Flats Standard rooms (blocks P, Q, R, S)   x    
Large rooms (blocks P, Q, R, S)       x
Keynes Houses Rooms T1 to T5   x    
Rooms T6 to T10       x
Rutherford College Specific rooms - E1E9, E1S9, S1S9, S3W1B, S2W1B     x  
All other rooms x      
Turing College - Houses Standard rooms   x    
Turing College - Flats Large rooms       x
Extra large rooms       x
Tyler Court, A and B   x      
Tyler Court C       x  
Park Wood Flats:
Bossenden, Kemsdale, Nickle   x      
Stock     x    
Park Wood Houses:
Bishopden Room E, all houses x      
Rooms A-D, all houses   x    
Clowes     x    
Denstead Specific rooms - nos 4A 4D, 4E, 5B, 5D, 5E, 9A, 9D, 9E, 10B, 10E x      
Specific rooms - nos 4B, 4C, 4F, 5A, 5C, 5F, 9B, 9C, 9F, 10A, 10C, 10F   x    
All rooms in houses 1-3, 6-8, 11, 12   x    
Ellenden Specific rooms - nos 5A, 5D, 5E, 6B, 6D, 6E, 9A, 9D, 9E, 10B, 10D, 10E x      
Specific rooms - 5B, 5C, 5F, 6A, 6C, 6F, 9B, 9C, 9F, 10A, 10C, 10F   x    
All rooms in houses 1-4, 7, 8, 11-16   x    
Farthings Room E, all houses x      
Rooms A-D, all houses   x    
Grimshill   x      
Homestall Room E, all houses x      
Rooms A-D, all houses   x    
Lypeatt   x      
Marley Room E, all houses x      
Rooms A-D, all houses   x    
Purchas   x      
Thornden     x    
Tudor Room E, all houses x      
Rooms A-D, all houses   x    
Willows Room E, all houses x      
Rooms A-D, all houses   x    
You can bring your own bedding, or purchase a bedding pack and other items from our online store

 

In self-catered accommodation, the kitchens have:
Cooker with oven, hob and 4 burners Microwave oven Vacuum cleaner
Sink with drainer Kettle Rubbish bin
Fridge freezer(s) Limited amount of crockery and cutlery Mop and bucket
Dining table and chairs Iron and ironing board Broom, dustpan and brush
Please note that kitchens in Woolf College are not provided with crockery or cutlery.

 

In Rutherford, Eliot and Keynes Colleges (not self-catered accommodation), the kitchenette areas have:
Sink with drainer Fridge Kettle Microwave
The kitchenette areas can be used to prepare hot drinks and light snacks but are NOT suitable for the preparation of full meals.

 

Essential items to bring with you include:
Bedding Towels Tea towels
Saucepans and cooking utensils Food storage containers Headphones for any music equipment
Please do not bring any additional furniture with you.

 

Accommodation, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent

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Last Updated: 20/09/2014