As you walk past the kooky independent shops and cafes on Cotham Hill and the road sweeps round to bring you into the heart of Cotham, you realise that you will never be too far away from some of Bristol’s liveliest quarters if you choose to rent a property in Cotham.
Stretching from Whiteladies Road on one side to Gloucester Road on the other, with Redland above it and Kingsdown below, Cotham is a pleasant, central part of Bristol.
Houses and flats in Cotham
The houses are usually large Georgian affairs, many of which have been converted to flats. So whether you require one, two, three or even more bedrooms it is likely there will be options available.
The location is well suited for Bristol University students and employees of the nearby hospitals in particular, but it is also convenient for those happy to walk to work at Whiteladies Road and the Centre.
Schools in Cotham
If you have a family Cotham School is a well regarded secondary school and there are also primary schools nearby such as Colston Primary School.
Local’s Tip – The Highbury Vaults on St Michael’s Hill has a great beer garden. Perfect for a lazy Sunday afternoon.
Where to go in Cotham
St Michael’s Hill is a good spot with a concentration of pubs, cafes and local shops, in addition to the already mentioned Cotham Hill. On the other side of the neighbourhood Cotham Gardens is a small park equipped with a children’s play area. Next to that is Redland Train Station which sits on the Severn Beach – Temple Meads line.
As for other transport links, Cotham’s strong point is definitely its walking distance from many focal central areas, but it does have 8 and 9 bus routes running through it as well as some Wessex bus services and once you are in the central areas there is a multitude of transport options.
Come to Cotham
So with all these attributes, it is not surprising that Cotham attracts a diverse demographic. More information can be found here. If it appeals to you and you would like to take a residential letting in Cotham then call Gough Quarters today.