HOUSES FOR SALE IN ST ANNES
St Anne’s is an attractive suburb neighbouring Brislington – a council ward of the city of Bristol. Bordering the much-loved areas of St George, St Phillips and Broom Hill, St Anne’s has become a much sought-after location in recent years due to its easy travel connections into the city centre and its close proximity to the River Avon. From spacious detached houses to modern apartments and flats, the area really does have something for everyone, boasting the ideal mix of lively city living and tranquil rural life. Get in contact with us today if you are interested in learning more about our range of properties.
Nestled into the centre of St Anne’s is St Anne’s Park, a community-driven and family-friendly area that’s popular with dog walkers. The park contains a mostly wooded area alongside a tennis court, football pitch and spacious children’s play area. Across the road from the park is St Anne’s Wood – a beautifully kept forest that leads down to a stream and small meadow, where the infamous St Anne’s Well is hidden between the trees. Both Brandon Hill Nature Park and Castle Park are just a short distance away, as is the University of Bristol’s Botanic Garden.
Shopping and Entertainment
With such easy access into the thriving city of Bristol, St Anne’s is close to a great selection of shopping and entertainment centres for fun family days out. Brislington Retail Park is just a 10-minute drive away offering a fantastic range of stores, as is Kings Chase Shopping Centre. The city centre has an endless amount of leisure complexes to explore, including Indoor Go-Karting, Bristol Escape Rooms and Adventure Bristol – an outdoor activity centre specialising in team events such as archery, axe throwing and bubble football.
Sports fans will be aware of the huge number of clubs and teams that reside in Bristol, from handball, rugby and cricket, to darts, tennis and squash. The Bristol Rovers F.C is a professional football club based in the city, alongside a number of non-league teams including Brislington F.C, Bristol Academy Women’s Football Club and Bristol Manor Farm F.C. There is also the City of Bristol Rowing Club, the Bristol Pitbulls ice hockey team and the Bristol Flyers – professional basketball team that’s a member of the British Basketball League.
Festivals and Events
St Anne’s has a great community-driven spirit, which leads to a number of events being held throughout the year for all the locals to take part in and enjoy. Carol singing and yoga classes are common in St Anne’s Church, as well as the Community Harp Concert held in the park. Closer into the city you’ll find annual food and music festivals that are world-famous, as well as an array of comedians performing at the O2 Academy Bristol.
Steeped in heritage, Bristol and its surrounding locations are filled with historical landmarks and sites to interest both visitors and locals of all ages. Walking and audio tours are popular within the city to fully appreciate the culture on offer, with Bristol Cathedral and Berkeley Castle remaining two of the most visited landmarks by residents and tourists.
Broomhill Infant School, St Anne’s Primary School and The Kingfisher’s School are all situated within the area for younger students, with Oasis Academy Bristol and Fairfield High School close-by for older learners. The University of Bristol is just a 15-minute car journey away from St Anne’s, currently ranked in the UK’s top 10 universities and the world’s top 100.
Though the whole of St Anne’s seems to be in high demand in the current housing market, St Anne’s Park is certainly a popular choice for many people, with the modern housing development being located south of the River Avon with great access into the surrounding towns. St Anne’s is a great suburb to reside in for those who commute regularly into the city, with multiple cycling routes and lanes available for those who like to travel by bike.
NEXA Bristol | Estate Agent In St Annes
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We are very proud of our rugby heritage, boasting renowned names as our directors, such as Rob Higgitt whose career saw him go from an integral part of Bristol’s defensive line to landing the final try for the Scarlets bringing a 27-0 victory against his former club. Similarly, players such as Danny Gray and Olly Kohn form the rest of the directorship. With this in mind, we realised it was fitting to support our amazing local club Bristol Bears and be their lead Estate Agent Sponsor.
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