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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. All apartments include free high speed internet and are wired for DIRECTV. Residents pay for their electric through Dominion Energy and $40 a month/per resident for water. Limited, off-street, resident parking is also available for $75/month per permit. Pets are permitted, subject to management approval, breed limitations, and additional fees.

Apartment Description:

Every apartment in Cornish Brewery is unique. Tucked away is this great one bedroom/one bathroom apartment. Featuring seasoned hardwood floors, exposed ceilings, and aged brick, this apartment perfectly captures the historic essence of the building. Entering the apartment you come to a large living area with open plan kitchen and in unit laundry. The large bedroom has sizable walk in closet and adjacent bathroom. From the living room, walk up a step into the brick-walled room that can double as a WFH space, studio, or home gym. This apartment has a loft-like feel with exposed brick walls, a skylight, and high ceilings.

Other modern amenities include PIN lock systems for both building and personal unit, a newly installed package delivery system, and high speed internet.

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

Upon entering the apartment from the ground floor, you will be in the large living area and open plan kitchen. Exposed brick walls. Very high ceilings. Laundry in closet, off living room. Extra storage. Skylight for natural daylight.

The bedroom has a very large closet and adjacent bathroom.

Mountain Lake
Beach Huts
Ferris Wheel
Palm Trees
City Cycle

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This lease will be up for renewal 120 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.


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Cornish Brewery Apartments


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