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Cornish Brewery Apartments


W. Clay Street




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Building Description:

The Cornish Home Brewery opened in 1885, and quenched thirsts in Richmond and beyond for many years. It was redeveloped into 37 apartments in 2008, and is a landmark building on the corner of Clay and Harrison Streets, about a block from VCU’s Siegel Center. The property’s historic features include old grain storage equipment, arched brick ceilings, and the original rail spur and loading dock used for deliveries—preserved among beautiful living spaces. Part of University Property since July 2020. All apartments include free high speed internet and are wired for DIRECTV. Customers pay for their electricity usage and $40 a month for water. On-premises resident parking subject to permit availability. Pets are permitted on first floor apartments only, subject to management approval, breed limitations, and additional fees.

Apartment Description:

A spacious two bed-two bath loft and warehouse style apartment. With high ceilings and a large windowed living area, stretching nearly the whole length of the Eastern wall, this unit brings together historic and modern living. A generously sized living area flows into an open kitchen plan featuring stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, and an attached stooled bar.

Large bedrooms with closets and en-suite bathrooms round off the apartment. Very high ceilings and in unit Washer/Dryer. Other additional amenities included PIN locked door systems for both building and personal unit, a newly installed package delivery system, and included high speed internet.

Large kitchen with stainless, Frigidaire appliances in modern kitchen. Granite countertops.

Large east-facing windowed living area to open plan kitchen. Washer dryer in closet.

A spacious bedroom. Large closet. En-suite bathroom.

A spacious bedroom with closet and en-suite bathroom.

Mountain Lake
Beach Huts
Ferris Wheel
Palm Trees
City Cycle

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This lease will be up for renewal 90 days before the"available to rent on" date listed above. At that time, we will know if this apartment is available. However, you may inquire about this apartment or other apartments by emailing us at any time.


While we endeavor for photos and plans to be as accurate as possible, all plans and photos are provided to indicate approximate apartment layout and flow only, and are provided  for reference. 

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Cornish Brewery Apartments


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