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Fairfield and Marsh

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Just 15 minutes’ walk from Lancaster city centre, the area of Fairfield is a wonderful way to combine countryside living with city life nearby.


Living in the Fairfield and Marsh areas of Lancaster

Fairfield and the Marsh are becoming increasingly popular for student accommodation in Lancaster and there are lots of reasons why! Just 15 minutes’ walk from Lancaster city centre, the area of Fairfield is a wonderful way to combine countryside living with city life nearby. Fairfield’s very own Fauna and Nature Reserve make it an idyllic location to live throughout your studies, by choosing a student property to rent in Fairfield, Lancaster.

With so much to do in Lancaster, from high street shopping to historic museums and parks, it’s easy to see why so many people choose to live and study in Lancaster. Home to many independent cafes, bars and restaurants, Lancaster is a popular area for students. The Hall at Atkinsons coffee house, is a popular hotspot for students, allowing you to study during the day and enjoy live events in the evening. The Dukes, The Grand Theatre and The Gregson are just some of the other popular venues to enjoy the wonderful art culture, Lancaster has to offer. Just a short walk outside the city centre you will find a wide range of beautiful walks, particularly within the Fairfield and Marsh areas, offering 16 acres of protected land right on your doorstep.

Fairfield and Marsh benefit from a well-known community spirit; home to a range of families, professionals and students. A range of seasonal events take place throughout the year, run by the Fairfield Association and many of its own residents. If you are looking to really embrace the community spirit of Lancaster and nearby areas, Fairfield and Marsh offer a great space to find student accommodation in Lancaster.

With the train station just 5 minutes from Fairfield, it is a great place to commute from, with easy connections to Preston, Manchester, Scotland and London. The public transport system in Lancaster, also makes it even easier to get around the city and travel to Lancaster University within minutes, whilst there are also great cycle routes in and around Lancaster to enjoy, whether you are commuting to the lecture hall or enjoying a leisurely day in the countryside.

Fairfield is definitely the place to be if you are looking for property to rent near Lancaster for students, with the city centre still on your doorstep. If you would like to learn more about what Fairfield and the surrounding area has to offer, get in touch with us today and we will be happy to help you find the best student accommodation in Fairfield!

Houses & Apartments in Lancaster's Fairfield & Marsh Areas:

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