College & Residences Lancaster University

County Residences

 

County houses the largest undergraduate population of all the colleges, with over 800 bedspaces. There is a wide variety of good quality accommodation, listed below.

 

county main - superior standard

 

The striking original County Main building opened in 1969 but was fully refurbished prior to reopening in 2008. 176 single bedrooms with washbasins are clustered into flats of between 8 and 13 students, sharing bathroom, lounge and kitchen facilities.

 

county field - townhouses

 

The 12 bedroom townhouses offer 299 bedspaces, opened in 2008. Each house has a communal lounge, dining and kitchen facility on the ground floor, as well as french windows to a garden terrace.

 

john creed building - basic en-suite

 

The John Creed Building was opened in 1992 and the rooms make up smaller cluster flats. Many of the rooms are let on a shorter tenancy that excludes the Easter vacation, and from 2010 will be catered (see below).

 

county south - superior en-suite

 

County South is a new development comprising 225 single bedrooms, opened in 2006. The rooms are clustered into flats of 8 sharing kitchen facilities.

 

catered accommodation

 

The University offers catered accommodation in a small number of areas of campus, including in the John Creed Building and County South. Breakfast and dinner are served daily during termtime and in freshers' week, in nearby eatery Refuel.

 

smoking

 

All accommodation on campus is non-smoking.

 

contact us

 

The County Residence Officer is Jacqui Brian, and the Assistant Residence Officer is Michelle Wood. You can contact them with any residence query by emailing countycro(AT)lancaster.ac.uk or by telephoning 01524 594699.

 

More details can be found on the University Accommodation website.

 

 

 

 

County Main
County Townhouses
John Creed Building
County South