Studios

ASC is one of the UK’s biggest charities managing artist studios, we provide space to over 700 artists across nine London sites.

To get a studio, you must be a practising artist – this now includes applied artists in some buildings.

Please note demand is high so there is a waiting list, which you can join here.

Rents vary from building to building, but they are always much lower than commercial market value. In most cases the rent includes: electricity; business and water rates; building insurance and service charges. Where possible, we also try to provide free WIFI. ASC does not charge a registration fee.

In 2019 ASC launched our recent graduate scheme, offering workspaces in our Brixton, Croydon and Rotherhithe studios at reduced and subsidised rents for artists, designers and makers who have graduated in the last 3 years.

We also offer workspace, along with a free advice service on all property matters, to charitable and not-for-profit organisations.

If you’re interested in office space for charitable and not-for-profit organisations, please email julia.rees@ascstudios.co.uk.

Cleaver Street

Cleaver Street, Kennington SE11 4DZ
3 Vacancies
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Former Lambeth County Court. An art deco building built in 1928, 9,000sqft, 45 studios. Rents inclusive of business rates, water rates, building insurance, electric and heating.

The site has 24 hour access, communal kitchen and wifi.

Transport – 5 minutes walk Kennington tube, 10 minutes walk Oval tube, 20 minutes walk Lambeth North tube
Availability
Unit CS02 / 131 sq ft / £251.08pcm
Natural light / 24hr / communal kitchen / wifi / All incl. / Not self-contained - Available now
Unit CS10 / 149 sq ft / £285.58pcm
Natural light / 24hr / communal kitchen / wifi / All incl. / Not self-contained - Available 27/11/19
Unit CS15 / 135 sq ft / £258.75pcm
Natural light / 24hr / communal kitchen / wifi / All incl. / Not self-contained - Available now
Cleaver Street, Kennington, SE11 4DZ
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Ealing Road

243 Ealing Road, Alperton HA0 1QL
3 Vacancies
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New purpose built permanent property in Alperton, Brent HA0 for fine artists and creative businesses.

The building offers artists shared kitchens, shared brush sinks, a break out space and free training.

The project is spread over 3 blocks within a new Network Homes residential scheme. Positioned overlooking the Grand Union Canal and 2 minutes’ walk from Alperton Tube Station (Piccadilly Line), 15 minute walk from Hangar Lane Tube Station (Central Line) and served by buses: 79, 83, 224, 245, 297, 483, 487, N83.

Full wheelchair / disability access.
Availability
Unit AC05Unit AC05 / 91 sq ft / £151.67pcm
Micro unit/ natural light/ wifi/ ground floor, all inc. Not self contained - Available 12/03/20
Unit AVG04 / 320 sq ft / £520pcm
Natural light/ window/ wifi/ heating/ ground floor access/ Excludes electricity - Available 9/1/20
Unit AVF04Unit AVF04 / 386 sq ft / £627.25pcm
Natural light / window / wifi / heating. Excl. electricity. - Available 29/09/19
243 Ealing Road, Alperton, HA0 1QL, UK
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Empson Street

Empson Street, London E3 3LT
1 Vacancy
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Former print works, circa 1960, 11,500 sq ft, 48 artists’ studios. Rents are inclusive of electric, business rates, water rates, building insurance, all services.

The site benefits from 24 hour access, free broadband, ground floor full disability access, free parking, the building also benefits from an artist-led gallery space.

Transport: 5 mins Devons Road DLA.
Availability
Unit BW15 / 164 sq ft / £266.50pcm
No natural light / window / 24hr / wifi / project space. All incl - Available 23/03/20
Empson Street, London E3 3LT, UK
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Reduced Rates for Recent Graduates

Grafton Road (Art House)

Grafton Road, Croydon CR0 3RP
6 Vacancies
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The Art House, Grafton Quarter is a 33,000sqft, 3252m2 permanent building providing 104 purpose built studios for artists and designer/makers with a free public gallery.

The building offers secure, low cost workspace with floor to ceiling windows, gas central heating, secure cycle storage, shared Kitchen and showers with full disability access and free use of a huge exhibition space and amazing break out space.

Part of a new mixed use development, ‘Grafton Quarter,’ is located on Grafton Road, 15 minutes walk from West Croydon Station.

Full wheelchair / disability access.
Availability
Unit GF28 / 126 sq ft / £199.50pcm
Natural light/window. 24hr. heating. Wifi. Parking. Cycle Storage/communal kitchens/showers. Breakout and project space. all inc. - Available now
Unit GF50B / 231 sq ft / £366.54pcm
Natural light with floor to ceiling windows. 24hr access, heating/wifi. Communal kitchens, Breakout & exhibition spaces. Parking/cycle storage and showers. All inclusive. - Available now
Unit GF58Unit GF58 / 362 sq ft / £573.17pcm
Reduced rent for recent graduates at 512.83pcm. Internal windows with excellent borrowed light from atrium skylight. 24hr access, heating/wifi. Breakout & exhibition space. Sharing encouraged to further reduce costs and ASC can help you find sharers - Available now
Unit GF20B / 221 sq ft / £349.92pcm
Natural light / 24hr / breakout / project space / parking / wifi / heating / communal kitchen. All incl. - Available 10/04/20
Unit GF26 / 147 sq ft / £232.75pcm
Natural light with floor to ceiling windows. 24hr access, heating/wifi. Communal kitchens, Breakout & exhibition spaces. Parking/cycle storage and showers. All inclusive. - Available 16/03/20
Unit GF56 / 237 sq ft / £335.75pcm
Natural light / 24hr / breakout / project space / parking / wifi / heating / communal kitchen. All incl. - Available 18/02/20
Grafton Road, Croydon CR0 3RP
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Hawks Road

Hawks Road, Kingston-upon-Thames KT1 3DS
2 Vacancies
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A former joinery factory, circa 1950, 60 studios. Rents are inclusive of business rates, water rates, building insurance and all services.

The site benefits from free broadband, off road loading, 24hr access and communal kitchen area.

Transport: 10 mins walk from Norbiton and Kingston stations.
Availability
Unit K44 / 202.2 sq ft / £320.15pcm
No Natural light / 24hr / heating / wifi / parking / communal kitchen. Excl. electricity. STC - Available 24/09/19
Unit K37/38 / 201 sq ft / £335.00pcm
Natural light/skylight.2hr access, wifi, parking. Exc. electricity. STC - Available 28/03/20
ASC Kingston, Hawks Road, Kingston-upon-Thames KT1 3DS, UK
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Rotherhithe Police Station

99 Lower Road, London SE16 2XQ
4 Vacancies
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Former police station, 12,000sqft, circa 1960, 32 studios, rents are inclusive of business rates, water rates, electric usage, building insurance.

Transport: 5 mins Canada Water Tube, 5 mins Surrey Quays Station
Availability
Unit RP01 / 600 sq ft / £850.00pcm
some natural light / 24hr / wifi / project space / parking. All inclusive - Available 03/01/20
Unit RP15B / 156 sq ft / £240.50pcm
Natural light/ window. 24hr/wifi/heating/parking. Project space. All inc. - Available 09/03/20
Unit RP03A / 214 sq ft / £329.92pcm
Natural light/ window. 24hr/wifi/heating/parking. Project space. All inc. - Available 15/03/20
Unit RP16 / 197 sq ft / £303.71pcm
Natural light/ window. 24hr/wifi/heating/parking. Project space. All inc. - Available 01/02/20
99 Lower Road, London SE16 2XQ, UK
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Stockwell Road (1st & 2nd Floor)

246 Stockwell Road, London SW9 9SP
5 Vacancies
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ASC has acquired two additional floors in our existing Stockwell Road building. We will be providing 120 new studio spaces with 24 hours access, heating and Wifi.
Availability
Unit BF37 / 191 sq ft / £397.92pcm
No natural light / 24hr / heating / wifi / project space. All incl. - Available 29/01/20
Unit BF30 / 292 sq ft / £608.33pcm
Natural light/window. 24hr/heating/wifi. communal kitchen and project space. All inc. - Available 25/03/20
Unit BS42 / 178 sq ft / £370.83pcm
atural light / 24hr / heating / wifi / project space. All incl. - Available 11/11/19
Unit BF02 / 220 sq ft / £420.83pcm
Natural light / 24hr / heating / wifi / project space. All incl. - Available 25/03/20
Unit BS05 / 127 sq ft / £264.58pcm
Natural light / window / 24hr / heating / wifi / project space. All inclusive - Available now
Stockwell Road, London SW9 9SP, UK
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Stockwell Road (3rd Floor)

246 Stockwell Road, London SW9 9SP
0 Vacancies
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A former housing benefits office, circa 1930, 15,000 sq ft, 40 artists’ studios. Rents are inclusive of electric, heating, business rates, water rates, building insurance, all services.

The site benefits from 24 hour access, free broadband and heating.
Availability
there are currently no units available at this location
Stockwell Road, London SW9 9SP, UK
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Streatham Hill

Streatham Hill, London SW2 4TT
2 Vacancies
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A former factory, circa 1960, 11,500 sq ft, 47 artists' studios. Rents are inclusive of business rates, water rates, building insurance.

The property benefits from 24 hour access, broadband and full disability access.

Transport: tbc
Availability
Unit SH23 / 161.5 sq ft / £262.44pcm
Natural ligth/skylight/24hr/Wifi. Exc. Electricity - Available 04/04/20
Unit SH03 / 218 sq ft / £354.25pcm
Natural ligth/skylight/24hr/Wifi. Exc. Electricity - Available 07/04/20
Streatham Hill, London SW2 4TT, UK
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Thurlow Street

The Chaplin Centre, Taplow House
Thurlow Street, London SE17 2UL
3 Vacancies
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23,000 sq ft circa 1960s mixed-use property. 54 self-contained studios, communal kitchen, 24hr access, broadband and gas central heating. Full disability access.

Rents are inclusive of electricity, business rates, water rates, building insurance and heating.

The Chaplin Centre provides a number of self-contained, own access units, 700-850 sq ft.
Availability
Unit CC19Unit CC19 / 482.2 sq ft / £783.58pcm
Natural light/ window. 24hr/wifi/heating/communal kitchen. All inc. - Available now
Unit CC39 / 169.4 sq ft / £275.28pcm
NO Natural light/ 24hr/wifi/heating/communal kitchen. All inc. - Available 31/03/20
Unit CC20 / 144.3 sq ft / £252.53pcm
Natural light/ window. 24hr/wifi/heating/communal kitchen. All inc. - Available 01/04/20
ASC Studios, The Chaplin Centre, Taplow House, Thurlow Street, London SE17 2UL, UK
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