Duryard (72)

 

Lower Argyll Road 
Exeter EX4

01392 726230
rosshouse@exeter.ac.uk

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

Fees

The prices below are the contract length total per room.

TypeResidenceRoom2014-20152015-2016Contract
SC Duryard En-suite £5,336.80 £5,493.60 40

See how the cost of this residence compares with other residences on our 2015/2016 fees pages

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".

Postcode

Your postcode is depending on your house:

  • Yeo House - EX4 4GN
  • Teign House - EX4 4GQ
  • 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.
  • 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 kitchen guide for information on how to use the gas and electrical equipment within kitchens.

All meals are included for residents of our catered accommodation (Birks Grange Village, Exeter Halls, Holland Hall, Mardon Hall and Moberly House).

If visitors or self catered students would like to eat at BGV the following rates apply:

 Self Catered StudentsVisitor
Breakfast £3.75 £4.50
Brunch
(Saturday/Sunday only)
£5.50 £6.60
Dinner £6.42 £7.70
Formal Dinner £7.67 £9.20

Video guide of self catered accommodation at the University of Exeter

I really liked the arrivals experience. The people in pink shirts (Welcome Team) were really helpful and friendly!

Duryard resident