Blackberry Hill
Bristol BS16 2EW


2, 3, 4 & 5 bedroom houses and 1 & 2 bedroom apartments




Just three miles from the bustling city of Bristol and offering great local amenities, beautiful walks and local independent restaurants and markets, our homes for sale in Fishponds are perfect for those looking to make the most of modern living. With a selection of 1 & 2 bedroom apartments and 2, 3, 4 & 5 bedroom houses for sale in Fishponds, Blackberry Hill is an ideal place to put down roots whether you’re stepping on or up the property ladder.

Just a short walk from great local amenities and good commutable distance from Bristol, Bath, Chippenham and Swindon – not to mention a selection of beautiful Victorian parks and good local schools, our property for sale in Fishponds offer the best of all worlds.

  • Suburban setting just 3 miles from Bristol
  • Walking distance from good local amenities
  • Ofsted rated local schools

To find out more about our new homes for sale in Fishponds, speak to one of our expert Sales Executives today.

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Fishponds: An urban retreat just 3 miles from Bristol

With easy access to great local facilities, parks, schools and only a three-mile journey from Bristol, Fishponds is a location that caters for every lifestyle. Just a short walk away from our new homes for sale in Fishponds, you’ll find a selection of useful amenities including a Co-Op, Post Office, Sainsbury’s Local, vet and choice of banks.

When it comes to eating or drinks out, there’s an eclectic mix to choose from. Located just beyond the end of Fishponds High Street is The Cross Hands pub. Boasting a cosy atmosphere, pub quiz, folk music, open mic and steak night – and popular Sunday roast – it’s a lovely place to call your local pub. You can enjoy a cream tea at Kingfisher Café, tapas or a burger at Porto Lounge, traditional pub food and drinks at The Old Post Office, Italian at La Pizza 1 and even vegan “fish” & chips at Matter Fastfoods.

If you fancy a day discovering the local landmarks, Staple Hill Tunnel is entirely stone built and features an imposing headwall measuring almost 130 feet across. Staple Hill railway station and its route are now part of a cycle path – perfect for discovering the area on wheels. Step back in time with a trip to Glenside Hospital Museum where exhibits are house in the Grade II listed hospital chapel. Its large collection of artefacts, photographs and information provide a picture of life and work in the former hospital.

As well as the beautiful walks to help you stay fit and active, you can also head to Xercise4Less which offers over 40 classes per week, a fully equipped gym and affordable membership.

What’s close to Fishponds, Bristol?

Just 3 miles from Fishponds is the buzzing city of Bristol. A hotbed of artists and activists, Bristol has its own unmistakeable identity. If you’re looking for a bit of retail therapy, Bristol will delight even the fussiest shoppers. From tiny pop-up stores selling locally designed fashion to malls with all the big names under one roof. You’ll find posh boutiques in Clifton Village, both high street names and one-off retailers in Bristol Shopping Quarter and Europe’s longest street of independent shops at Stokes Croft and Gloucester Road. Famous things to do include visiting the Clifton Suspension Bridge, Brunel’s ss Great Britain, Bristol Balloon Fiesta and the Banksy street art tours. There’s a colourful programme of year-round events, plus exciting nightlife, live music and entertainment.

Not far from Fishponds, Bath has been a wellbeing destination since Roman times. Both the ancient Roman Baths and modern Thermae Bath Spa are still huge visitor attractions. Bath’s centre is overflowing with places to eat and drink, plus you can enjoy some of the finest independent shopping in Britain. Boasting stunning honey-coloured Georgian architecture, including the iconic Royal Crescent and majestic circus, plus a huge collection of museums and galleries, plus year-round festivals, theatre, music and sport, it’s a must-visit for the whole family.

A day out could also take you to Chippenham – a historical market town and one of the West Country’s most vibrant. With a compact commercial centre, it’s easy to explore the main shopping areas on the High Street; the Emery Gate Shopping Centre and open-air Borough Shopping Parade. You can also explore the Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre and the accredited Chippenham Museum & Heritage Centre which are both located in the town. Chippenham has a number of beautifully maintained parks, play areas and open spaces, as well as some of the country’s greatest houses and historic villages. The combination of ancient and modern makes it a great place to visit.

Swindon is also within easy distance of Fishponds, where you can wander through the quiet courtyards and alleyways or enjoy the vibrant mix of traditional pubs and shops alongside modern outlets and stylish cafés and bars.

Local schools & education

When it comes to education, Fishponds offers a huge choice of well-regarded schools for all ages. For primary education, Victoria Park Primary School and Southville Primary School were both rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted. Bristol Brunel Academy was rated ‘Good’ and Fairfield High School was rated ‘Good with Outstanding features’ for secondary education and Briarwood Special School offers education for those with specialist needs. The University of Bristol and University of the West of England offer further education for school leavers.

Transport & travel

Travel by road or rail is easy and convenient with a home in Fishponds. With easy access to the M32 and links to the M4/M5 motorway, you are within easy commutable distance from Bristol (3 miles), Bath (15 miles), Chippenham (25 miles) and Swindon (38 miles). Bristol Temple Meads and Bristol Parkway are both around 5 miles away for rail travel and just 12 miles away, Bristol International airport makes journeys further afield simple.

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