Parkview – Richmond University


ParkviewOriginally a large house, Parkview is Richmond University’s newest student housing and is just a two minute walk from the main building. Set over four storeys, Parkview sits proudly on the main road leading to Richmond, opposite a bus stop, and is next door to Montford House.

Room sizes at Parkview are generous, with high ceilings. There’s a common room/den in the basement, which benefits from partial kitchen facilities. You’ll also have access to the garden at the back – great for BBQ’ing in the summer months! In the common room there’s also a HDTV- ideal if you want to get everyone together for televised sporting events or game showdowns!

Parkview accommodates 31 students and, like all of our residences, benefits from security patrols and CCTV, ensuring it’s secured safely. It also benefits from having and intercom admittance system for increased security. Telephones are also available at this property, so it’s easy to stay in touch with friends and family if you miss them.

Linen is provided at Parkview, and bathrooms are shared. You can also have your room cleaned once a week (upon request).

Other accommodation in Richmond:


Red House

Located on the grounds of the main campus at Richmond Hill, a stone’s throw away from the main building, this three-storey house comes with ‘dabs of character’. Ideal if you prefer not to live in the main building but would like the convenience of being very close to the lecture theatres and everything else the campus offers.

Lower Cottage

Sitting snugly to the left as you come in the main entrance to the campus, Lower Cottage is a mere 1 minute walk from the main building.

Longley House

Nestled just on the other side of the Richmond campus grounds, Longley House is just a minute’s walk from the main building.

Main Building

Situated in a quiet residential area, and never more than 50 paces from a lecture theatre, the main building is the oldest on the Richmond campus. It’s a real hub of activity for the university, offering a lot of convenience.

Montford House

Montford House is just a three minute walk from the main building and next door to Parkview House.