Cheney Gatehouse

Cheney Lane, Headington, Oxford OX3 0BD


  •   Location: Headington Campus
  •    Available to: current students
  •   Beds: 20 study bedrooms in flats of 10 (18 single, 2 double)
  •   Bathroom: shared bathrooms (4 per flat)
  •   Contract: 50 week contract
  •   Costs: £167.02-£169.61 per week (single room)
  •   Costs: £199.50 per week (double room)
  •   Facilities: laundry facilities
  •   Bicycle storage: bike storage
  •   Hall office: Yes

The Cheney Gatehouse is on the Cheney Student Village site which also houses 750 first year students. The first year en suite flats will be in separate blocks to the current students in the Gatehouse. 

Our accommodation tour videos act as a guidance only, sizes, layouts and furnishings of each flat may vary.

Cheney Gatehouse single room


Academic year 2023/24

  • Standard Single Study Bedrooms (rooms E-K): £167.02 per week (£8,327.14 per year).
  • Large Single Study Bedrooms (rooms A-C): £169.61 per week (£8,456.27 per year).
  • Double study bedrooms for individuals or couples (rooms D): £199.50 per week (£9,946.50 per year) - please contact to book a double room.

Cheney Student Village only offers 50 week contracts. The longer contracts are ideal for students who wish to stay in Oxford over the summer. Contracts for the 2023/24 academic year run for 50 weeks from Saturday 16 September 2023 until 30 August 2024.

Double study bedrooms are reserved for couples and both must be full-time students at Oxford Brookes.                            

What's included?

The price includes all of your utility bills, basic contents insurance and inclusive travel on the BROOKESbus network (BROOKESkey account required). Free Wi-Fi is provided to students across most Oxford Brookes University sites.

A complimentary internet connection in the hall is provided by WiFinity and whilst every effort will be made to ensure the connection is stable, the University does not accept liability for any loss of connection due to technical problems.


The hall is close to bus stops on Headington Road, providing easy transport into the city centre and the Wheatley and Harcourt Hill campuses. You can walk to the popular Cowley Road, where most of our students socialise, in approximately 15 minutes.

Address: Cheney Lane, Headington, Oxford OX3 0BD.

Postcode: Cheney Gatehouse OX3 0BD

Telephone: 01865 325380

In your room

  • small double bed
  • desk and chair
  • reading lamp
  • wardrobe
  • curtains
  • mirror
  • pinboard
  • bed linen not provided

All of our halls are self-catered with each flat having its own shared kitchen for you to cook and eat your own meals.

Bedding, bathroom and kitchen packs can be pre-ordered through UniKitOut.

Look inside

Single room study area
Single room study area
Double room
Double room
Double room storage
Double room storage
Double room study area
Double room study area


Opening hours

  • Monday-Thursday: 9.30am to 4.30pm
  • Friday: 9.30am to 4.00pm
  • Phone lines are open Monday-Friday 9.00am to 4.30pm