top of page


Cornish Brewery Apartments


W. Clay Street




Number of Beds:


Number of Baths:


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:

This warehouse-style two bedroom-two bathroom apartment is set deep in Richmond’s historic Cornish Brewery. With accents such as the brewery’s original concrete floors and enveloping brick walls, this unit is finished with updated appliances and fixtures that bring a modern living experience to this historic building.

Lined with windows, the living area is accompanied by an open-plan modern kitchen. Large bedrooms with closets and en-suite bathrooms seek to round off the unit. Other features include 20+ foot ceilings, extra storage space, and industrial finishes. Washer/Dryer in unit.

Other modern amenities include PIN locking 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 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

Available to Rent on:


Monthly Price $:


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.


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. 

When emailing mention the building name and this apartment number:

Cornish Brewery Apartments


bottom of page