Fishponds is just 3 miles east of the centre of Bristol. Cabot Circus, Broadmead and the Harbourside are all in easy reach. This popular thriving urban residential area, just outside of the City Centre, has so much to offer.
Mainly Victorian in character, the bustling High Street enjoys an eclectic mix of independent shops, cafes, restaurants, greengrocers and florists as well as a convenient choice of supermarkets. For leisure time there’s plenty on offer; just 1.5 miles away in Easton is the popular St Marks Road home to award winning cafes and the renowned ‘world of food’ Sweet Mart.
Just minutes from your front door you’ll find gym facilities and a snooker hall. When you’re ready for some fresh air, head to Oldbury Court, a beautiful estate with wide green open spaces and picnic areas. A path leads to the River Frome where in one direction you can walk along the Frome Valley and the other to Eastville Park.
FIRST RATE TRAVEL AND TRANSPORT
Chapel 683 is ideally located for bus, road and rail connections to Bristol as well as the South West, Wales, West Midlands, London and everywhere in between. Fishponds is also perfectly placed for the Bristol to Bath cycle path which provides links to the cycle path network.
Bristol to Bath Cycle Path
Running parallel to Fishponds Road, can be accessed just behind Morrison’s on Fishponds Road. Cycle distance to Old Market 3 miles.
The M32 is just a couple of miles away, linking you with the M4/5 motorway network and Bristol City Centre.
Two main bus routes pass close by, running a twenty minute frequency with off peak journey times to the central bus station from 18 minutes.
BUSES TO THE UNIVERSITY OF WEST ENGLAND – FRENCHAY AND GLENSIDE CAMPUSES*:
There is a frequent service operating approximately every 18 minutes from Channons Hill.
Just 4 miles away. Off peak travel time 15 minutes. Journey time to London Paddington from 1hr 28 mins.
On Channons Hill provides a link with Bristol Temple Meads Station.
*All service frequencies correct at time of going to press.