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Area guide


Local office
321 Wells Road, Knowle, Bristol, BS4 2QB

Stockwood is an outermost area of south Bristol. It's semi-rural, the upper part is set on a plateau surrounded by fields, the lower part a wooded valley. It's bordered by the old Bristol to Radstock railway line, now a cycle-way between Whitchurch and Brislington.

Key data - Stockwood

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

It’s a little over five miles from the city centre via the Wells Road. There’s regular public transport.

A village feel

Perfect for families A great choice of family homes with easy access to amenities.

Local homes

The upper estate was built in the 1960s. There's been steady growth over the years and there's now a selection of modern build houses and apartments of all shapes and sizes.

There's an excellent view of the city from the green space in front of the shopping precinct.

There are local convenience shops, with further choice available at Knowle. Hengrove Park Leisure Centre has an Olympic-size swimming pool, as well as a multi-screen cinema, shops and restaurants.

Mario's Cafe A local cafe

Local places

Green space: Stockwood Open Space Nature Reserve

Shopping: Co-op, Stockwood Barber Shop, Fish & Chip shop

Eating and drinking: Fish & Chip shop

Schools: Stockwood Children's Centre

Homes to rent

Good for family houses of all sizes, one & two bed flats for single professionals & couples wanting easy access to Bristol and Bath.

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