Grange Court & The Ridings, The Ridings, 13 St Helens Road, Ormskirk, L39 4QB
If you're looking for purpose built student accommodation in Ormskirk, The Ridings is the place for you. Sanctuary Students accommodation in Ormskirk is just a 10 minute walk from campus, providing a perfect base for students at Edge Hill University.
Short term contracts are also available at Grange Court & The Ridings. Contact us to find out more.
Prices start at £99.00 per week
Pricing & Room Information
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We have a variety of tenancy lengths available and you can pay in 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, or 11 instalments depending on your chosen contract length. The option for 4 and 11 instalments is only available on 50 week contracts.
You will be charged £1 advanced rent* at the time of accepting your offer. Once the payment is made, this is non-refundable and it will be deducted from your total rent amount.
We will inspect your property once you have moved out. If damages are found, additional charges are applicable.
You will need to pay your rent on time. If you are struggling to make payments contact us on 0870 600 4777 as soon as possible.
Standard rooms are brilliant value and are fully furnished with a single bed and shared bathroom facilities.
Perfectly located near to campus.
You only need £1 to secure your room!*
Super-speedy WiFi in your bedroom and throughout the building means you're always connected.
A washing machine and tumble dryer in each flat.
You’re protected by contents insurance from Cover4Students which covers your possessions for free.
24-hour maintenance support means we’re on-hand to fix a fault at all times of the day and night.
Caretaker support means we’re on-hand to help you.
Parking is available for your car.
Sanctuary Students Ormskirk is located in the centre of the idyllic town of Ormskirk in Lancashire, just a 10 minute walk from Edge Hill University.
The Ridings offers purpose-built student accommodation with spacious eight bedroom flats, while Grange Court is an eight bedroom terraced house located on nearby Windmill Avenue. Both locations feature shared kitchens with laundry and bathroom facilities in each flat. Students may be offered a room in either The Ridings or Grange Court.
If you live with Sanctuary Students in Ormskirk, you'll benefit from great features including all inclusive bills and free contents insurance, making sure your time with us is hassle free. We also provide a caretaker service and 24 hour maintenance support. Car parking is available for an additional fee of £175 per year.
If you're looking to live a little further afield, we do have rooms available in our Preston accommodation. Moor Lane Halls and Walker Street are both a 10 minute walk from Preston train station and you can get a direct train through to Ormskirk. Should you be interested in staying at Preston, please contact the staff at the Preston Office via this website or simply apply online.
If you're an Edge Hill student looking to make the most of university life, Sanctuary Students is the perfect place for you.
Grange Court and The Ridings is situated in the idyllic market town of Ormskirk in Lancashire.
The accommodation is just a 15 minute walk from Edge Hill University, and 5 minutes from a large supermarket.
West Lancashire Health Centre is 15 minutes away.
Both the Ormskirk Railway Station and Bus Station are five minutes away. The trains station provides excellent links to Liverpool, Preston and beyond.
Ormskirk is home to Coronation Park and Chapel Gallery, and both are just five minutes away from Grange Court. Ormskirk's open air market is held twice every week and boasts over 100 stalls, with locally produced food, crafts, clothing and household goods. The town centre has a full range of high street shops as well as independent retailers.
With your email address being the best and easiest way for us to get in touch with you, we will email your e-contract as well as updates and arrival information. We don’t want you to miss out on anything so don’t forget to let us know if you change your email address.
You will need to give us your guarantor’s personal details – someone who is legally obliged to pay the rent if you can’t. Your guarantor will need to:
- be over 18
- be a UK resident (with an address in England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland)
- have a regular income, assets or savings (which are sufficient to meet your potential liabilities)
Remember to get their consent before giving us their details. If you do not have a suitable guarantor, you will need to make payment for your accommodation in full. Please contact the office staff if you need to do this.
Once you have accepted your offer of accommodation, you will need to pay your £1 advanced rent* to secure the room and also set up a recurring card payment for your payment instalments unless you have paid in full.
*£1 is advance rent and will be deducted from your total rent amount.
Broadband services are provided by Optify - one of the UK's leading providers of Internet services for student accommodation.
The Optify services that are included within your rental price include:
- Broadband at speeds up to 12Mb symmetric. You will also have the option to upgrade to a 20Mb or 50Mb service.
- IPTV, delivering a range of TV channels direct to your PC or laptop.
We want to ensure moving in day goes as smoothly and hassle free as possible without any delays. To help us with this, please remember to upload the following information to us before moving day:
- Upload your Guarantor Deed
- Upload two passport sized photos of yourself
Click here to login and upload your documents.
When you arrive at either the Ridings or North Western Hall to collect your keys please make sure you remember to bring some photographic ID (either a passport or driving license is fine).
Please let us know in advance if you’re going to be arriving outside of our opening times by calling us on 0870 600 4777 so we can make arrangements for your keys to be left with the security guard. It’s important that you do this as otherwise your keys will be securely locked away over night.
Parking and luggage
We only have limited parking facilities and a permit is required to park on the surrounding streets so you’ll need to use local car parks. You’ll be allowed to park outside the building for a limited time only and then you’ll be asked find an alternative place to park.
Communal areas - what we provide
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If you wish to cancel your agreement:
Up to and including 45 days before the start of your tenancy
You can cancel at any time during this period, but there will be a reasonable administration charge.
During the last 45 days before the start of your tenancy – you will only be able to cancel this agreement if a suitable replacement tenant is found to take your place. Either you can find a suitable replacement tenant yourself, or we can find one for you. However if it is left to us, we will only do this after all our other rooms have been let. In either case there will be a reasonable administration charge.
Note: If no replacement tenant is found, you will be responsible for payment of the rent in full, even if you do not move in to the property.
Cancellation / Refunds
If you wish to cancel this agreement, you should let us know as soon as possible. Written cancellation / refund requests should be made to your on-site team. Refunds are normally processed within 14 working days.
Find your nearest National Health Service (NHS) Doctor or Dentist on the NHS Services website
If you need free legal advice, please contact the Citizens Advice Bureau
Edge Hill University’s advice on travel in Ormskirk
Find out more about student life in Ormskirk
Applying for your student visa
Your handbook contains all the essential information you'll need to know when you move in with us.
The Sample Tenancy Agreement (PDF 482KB) details the terms and conditions of your contract with us. A full contract will be available to download from the University website once you accept your agreement.
If you are bringing a TV to watch live TV, or if you receive or record live TV programmes on any other device, such as a laptop, you will need a TV Licence. You won’t be covered by your parents’ licence. Our TV licences only cover the TVs that we provide, for example in common rooms and lounge areas.
From September 2016, you’ll need a TV license to watch the BBC iPlayer.
For more information and to buy your licence, visit the TV Licensing website. There are a variety of payment plans available.
The TV licensing authorities recognise that most students do not need the final three months of a TV licence as you leave the accommodation during the summer. You may be able to receive a refund for this period, provided that you don’t need your licence again before it expires.
If you do not have a TV Licence but you receive or record live TV you could face prosecution from the TV Licensing Authority.
At Sanctuary Students we offer specialist insurance cover for all of our students through Cover4Students.com.
All of our accommodation is covered as Basic Cover.
Basic Cover Explained
Your possessions, desktop and laptop computer equipment are insured for theft, fire, flood, burst pipes, storm, vandalism, explosion and lightning. Cover applies within your accommodation, in any temporary residence and in transit at the beginning and end of each term.
This summary does not describe all the terms and conditions of the policy and does not form the contract between you and the insurance provider, so please take the time to read the policy wording on the Cover4Students website to make sure you understand the cover it provides. You can also read the full Sanctuary Students Insurance Policy (PDF 783KB).