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Local office
201 Gloucester Rd, Bishopston, Bristol, BS7 8BG

Bishopston is a very popular area for families of all ages and sizes, and a healthy mix of young professionals and students also call this vibrant part of the city home.

Key data - Bishopston

Source: Dataloft, Dept. of Education, Dept of Transport, Census 2021

The city centre is walkable, but there's direct and frequent public transport if you prefer. Or cycle to work across the city from Bishopston. There's nearby railway stations at Montpelier and Redland with trains to Temple Meads and Bristol Parkway. The M32 is easily accessible, too.

A favourite area around the much-loved Gloucester Road

Grand elevationAn abundance of wonderful tree line streets.

Local homes

The majority of residential property is Victorian, many Villas. But there are also some 1930s semis, mostly in West Bishopston. There is a good choice of converted flats and modern apartments, too.

A vibrant High StreetLocal independents for all Bristolians and vistors.

Local places

Gloucester Road has lots of lovely pubs and restaurants, and miles (literally!) of cafe culture. The high street and the hub of the community. 

Green space: St Andrews Park, Horfield Common

Shopping: Iota, Ustudio, Fox + Feather, and many more

Eating and drinking: Kal Dosa, The Grace, Pizzucci, Boston Tea Party and The Hobgoblin. 

Schools: Brunel Field Primary School, Sefton Park Junior School, Fairlawn Primary School, Ashley Down Primary School, Bishop Road Primary School

Bristol independents

Local people

Allure Lash Lounge is the first lash salon Let their skilled handpicked team pamper you with the finest treatments and quality services. This unique pink paradise is a place for you to relax and unload, just up from the arches on Cheltenham Road.

241 Cheltenham Rd, Bishopston, BS6 5QP

Homes to rent

Popular for one & two bed flats for single professionals & couples. Houses can be found & student accommodation.

The local area

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Local office
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