University of Northampton

University of Northampton

University of Northampton

Best Locations for Student Accommodation:

  • Kingsthorpe Village
  • Semilong
  • Mount’s
  • Kingsley
  • Poet’s Corner
  • Abington

Average Rent:

Average weekly rent in Northampton is £70.00 pp pw.


There is a train station in Northampton city centre with services to all areas across the UK.A bus service called Buzz Network operates between the Avenue and Park campuses and to other locations across the city.

Parking and Permit Information:

Currently there are 8 areas which require permits and if you live in one of these areas you can apply for a parking permit. However, the areas involved are mainly residential and not student let properties but it is worth checking.

Living in Northampton:

Northampton is a large town located in North Midlands and is described as a new town with a mixture of old architecture with a modern feel to it. The town is located within easy reach of London and Birmingham and has excellent transport links around the city.

The main shopping area for high street and department stores is Grosvenor Centre, with the smaller Peacock Place and The Weston Favell Centre with similar shops. However, if you are looking for something quirky and original than why not visit the Northampton Market which is situated next to Abington Street.

The majority of social venues including bars, restaurants and clubs are located in the same similar areas in the heart of Northampton.
These include:

  • Marefair
  • Kettering Road
  • Derngate
  • Wellingborough Road

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