is a leading residential area in central Bengaluru. The locality is famous for its Hockey Stadium and first ever Methodist Church in the city. The historic Russell Market is also a major landmark of this area. The locality is well-connected to several business and commercial destinations.
The locality lies in close proximity to several areas include MG Road
, Museum Road, Langford Town
, Lavelle Road and Central Business District. Victoria Road
, Hosur Road
and Magrath Road
are also easily accessible from the locality. KH (Double) Road links the area to southern parts of Bengaluru.
BMTC bus network is a connectivity lifeline in the area and some of the stops include Nanjappa, Club and Hockey Stadium. Metro connectivity has been proposed for the area in the near future. City Junction railway station lies just 6 kilometres away from the area through Seshadri Road while the international airport
can be reached in 15 minutes by taking HAL
Good connectivity to several important areas of the city along with locational advantages has made Richmond Town
a desired property destination. There is a rising demand for new projects with quality amenities in this area and several big ticket ventures have been launched by reputed developers.
The area is home to several reputed educational institutions like Cathedral High School, Wisdom International School, Baldwin Girls High School, St Euphrasius Girls High School and Richmond Nursery School in addition to St Joseph College, Baldwin Womens College and Berean Baptist Bible College and Seminary.
Leading hospitals in area include Republic Hospital, Sita Bhateja Specialty Hospital, Dr Agarwal Hospital, Lake Side Hospital and Dr Rudrappas Hospital. Area is also home to major banks include Bank of Baroda, State Bank of Mysore
, Syndicate Bank and Oriental Bank of Commerce. Locality also offers access to several reputed shopping malls include 1 MG Road
Mall, Garuda Mall, EVA Mall, Central and Lifestyle. Recreational zones include Chisel and Equilibrium Climbing Station.