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1 or 2 bedroom apartment

The Porter Building, 21-23 St John's Road, Harrow, HA1 2EE


Situated on a former hotel site, apartments at The Porter Building bring an air of excellence to the area through their stunning architecture and urban design.

Harrow’s distinct personality and thriving community is echoed in this development, making the most of the local amenities and bountiful green space.

The Porter Building is a short walk from Harrow-on-the-Hill tube station, taking you directly into the heart of King’s Cross in under 30 minutes.

As part of the London Living Rent scheme from the Mayor of London, homes at The Porter Building are offered on assured shorthold tenancies for an initial term of 18 months, with the option to buy your home on a shared ownership basis up to five years after the launch of The Porter Building. 

We will support you to save and give you the option to buy shares in your home during your stay. 

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Rents and fees

£807 for a one bedroom apartment exclusive of bills and council tax *ALL RESERVED*

£897 for a two bedroom apartment exclusive of bills and council tax *ALL RESERVED*

Referencing fees apply - £125 plus VAT for first applicant / £75 plus VAT per additional applicant or guarantor.


£807 to £897 pcm


  • Features

    Download The Porter Building brochure by clicking on the image

    • Benchmarx Parma Range fitted kitchens
    • Zanussi appliances
    • Armo white wall tiling to bathrooms
    • Old Oak Matt Oiled laminate flooring to the living area
    • JHS Carpet to bedrooms
    • Cycle storage
    • Easy access to tube, bus and rail links
    • Minutes walk to Harrow town centre

    Below is a Predicted Energy Assessment (PEA) for a flat in The Porter Building.

    Download the PEA.

  • Location
  • About the area

    From high street shops to artisan bakeries, Harrow is a great shopping destination. Enjoy a day out with friends at nearby St Anns and St George’s Shopping Centres, with all your favourite fashion retailers, from Topshop to Marks & Spencer.

    You could catch a Hollywood blockbuster at Vue Cinema or enjoy the latest extravaganza from Bollywood at the Safari Cinema, or enjoy a handmade cupcake at Miriam’s Munchies, a local independent bakery.

    For a afternoon tea, head to The Dolls House on the Hill, a cosy vintage teashop around the corner from world-renowned Harrow School, or try The Castle, a classic Victorian pub with open fires, wooden floors and original fittings.

    If teeing-off is more your thing, Harrow Hill Golf Course is just a 10 minutes’ walk from The Porter Building. Sports enthusiasts can also enjoy the local Fitness First gym at St George’s Shopping Centre.

    With many great restaurants on Station Road, a Tesco Express and a Post Office within St Anns Shopping Centre, this area offers all of the amenities you could wish for.

    The nearest large supermarket is Morrisons at Trident Point, just 10 minutes on foot or 5 minutes by car.

  • Eligibility 

    To be eligible for a London Living Rent home at The Porter Building:

    • You must be currently renting in London
    • You must be currently living or working in London
    • Priority will be given to tenants who currently live or work in the Borough of Harrow  
    • Your household income must not exceed £60,000
    • Your gross salary will be at least 3 times the rent as each flat has a minimum income requirement
    • You must be able to provide one months rent in advance and one months rent as a security deposit
    • You must be able to pay the rent (without recourse to Housing Benefit) and accumulate savings
    • The Porter Building must be your primary residence and you must not own a property either in the UK or abroad
    • You must be unable to currently buy a home (including through shared ownership) in your local area. (see ‘Allocations and priority’ below for more details on how this works)
    • You must be employed on a permanent contract or a temporary contract with 6 months remaining, the original contract being issued for at least 12 months
    • You must be able to supply 3 months payslips or, if self employed, a full year accounts / A302 form
    • You must meet lenders general criteria to obtain mortgage finance
    • You have no history of rent arrears from previous properties within the last 12 months or have not breached the terms of a tenancy agreement.
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