Radford & Lenton
Enjoy excitement, affordability and a great location next to Nottingham’s universities and just a short walk to the centre
Together, the adjacent areas of Radford and Lenton make up the core of Nottingham’s vibrant student culture. They are ideally located within walking distance of the city centre, and are a stone’s throw away from the University of Nottingham and Nottingham Trent University. Properties in both areas are also competitively priced, offering a winning combination of accessibility and affordability.
Known as Nottingham’s multicultural heart, Radford is home to a melting pot of different ethnic communities. It is a colourful neighborhood, whose streets are lined with the specialist shops and aromatic eateries symptomatic of West Indian, African and Asian cultures. Radford offers an interesting blend of past and present, combining picturesque Victorian architecture with important modern amenities including supermarkets and a well-equipped Leisure Centre.
Nearby Lenton also boasts an impressive legacy, even appearing in the Domesday Book of 1086. Those with an interest in history will find it aplenty in this neighborhood- and in particular, in the grand buildings and extensive grounds of Wollaton Park. Modern culture thrives in Lenton as well, in the form of bustling music venues and contemporary art galleries. Like Radford, Lenton is ideally equipped for student living, boasting an impressive infrastructure of restaurants, bars, shops, banks, pharmacies and more.