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Area guide


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

Totterdown is just south of the River Avon, Temple Meads station and the city centre. Built in the mid to late nineteenth century to house workers for the nearby railway industry, Totterdown has become a very popular area, for good reason.

Key data - Totterdown

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

Wells Road runs north to south through Knowle from Totterdown to Whitchurch. Temple Meads is a short walk, or cycle away, and several buses connect the area with the city centre. The M32 is easy to get to.

A very popular, real Bristol area

A colourful neighbourhood Eclectic terraced streets with the city nearby.

Local homes

Properties are mainly Victorian and Edwardian terraced houses, some of which have now been brightly painted and lovingly maintained by the residents. There's a good choice of converted flats too.

All you may needThere's local shops, cafes, green space plus easy access to the city.

Local places

Totterdown has a mix of independent shops on Wells Road. The area has plenty of parks, such as Victoria Park, on the border with Bedminster.

Green space: School Road Park, Victoria Park, Perrett's Park

Shopping and Activities: The Banana Boat, Piglets Vintage, Little Kitchen Cookery School

Eating and drinking: Bank, Truffled of Totterdown and The Star and Dove for fine dining, The Sundial Kitchen is a vegetarian restaurant with amazing roasts. Head to The Shakespeare or The Oxford for a drink.

Schools: Victoria Park Primary School, St Mary Redcliffe Church and Temple School, Hillcrest Primary School

The local area

Explore the nearby neighbourhoods.  


Local office
321 Wells Road,

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