Duryard (72)


Lower Argyll Road 
Exeter EX4

01392 726230

Duryard key facts

Duryard is a state of the art eco residence with 194 bedrooms built by our partners University Partnership Programme (UPP) providing cluster flats of up to nine en-suite bedrooms with a shared kitchen/diner.

The virtual tour of Birks Grange Village shows an example of en-suite accommodation in a UPP property.

Residents are able to use the facilities in the Birks Grange Village Central Block, which is a catered residence.

This residence is managed by UPP.

  • Undergraduates
  • 40 week contract
  • 15 minute walk to centre of Streatham campus
  • Wifi
  • Close to the music facilities at Kay House
  • Laundry
  • Shop in Birks Grange Central Block
  • Bike storage
  • Access to the Kay House Music Practice Room


The prices below are the contract length total per room.

SC Duryard En-suite £5,493.60 £5,493.51 40


Room size

Rooms at Duryard are approximately 14.7m2 (2756mm x 5316mm).

These measurements are a guide only. In some residences room sizes vary considerably.

Bed size

All rooms have single beds (six feet 10 inches by two feet 11 inches). The mattresses are seven inches (20 cm) thick and standard fitted sheets may not fit these mattresses. We recommend a flat sheet of 7' by 4".


Your postcode is depending on your house:

  • Yeo House - EX4 4GN
  • Teign House - EX4 4GQ

Welcome to BGV and Duryard video

  • Bed, wardrobe, desk and chair.
  • Bookshelves, desk lamp or built-in lighting, noticeboard and waste bin.
  • High speed wired and wireless network/internet from StudentCom.
  • IPTV is available via your computer.
  • Arrange a telephone for your room with StudentCom (pre-arrival).
  • Shower, washbasin and toilet facilities in en-suite and studio rooms.

Shared kitchens have a cooker with oven, hob and grill, microwave, fridge/freezer, water boiler/kettle, dining table, chairs and an ironing board. You will need to bring pots and pans, cutlery and crockery.

Studios have a microwave or combi-oven, hob, fridge with freezer compartment, water boiler or kettle. Our studios at Birks Grange Village and Lafrowda also have a dining table and chairs.  Access to ironing boards can be arranged with your residence management team.

The quantity of items provided depends on the size of the flat. You will need to provide pots and pans, cutlery and crockery.

Please see our 2015 kitchen and cleaning guide‌ for information on how to use the gas and electrical equipment within kitchens and information on cleaning.

All meals are included for residents of our catered accommodation (Birks Grange, Exeter Halls, Mardon Hall and Moberly House). If you are a visitor or are living in self catered residences you are more than welcome to purchase a meal at a catered hall throughout the term and join us at one of our themed events.

You can bring guests to meals in hall by purchasing a guest voucher (valid on the day of purchase only) from the Dining Room, Manager’s office or Reception before the meal available at one of our Catered Halls. You will need to hand in the receipt at the servery.

Please see the price information below:

 Self Catered StudentsVisitor
Breakfast £3.90 £4.60
(Saturday/Sunday only)
£5.70 £6.84
Dinner £6.60 £7.92

Video guide of self catered accommodation at the University of Exeter