Clevedon, North Somerset
Living in Clevedon has become extremely popular over the past 10 years. Property sales in Clevedon have increased substantially, this is due to the limited supply in demand. Clevedon has become what many say is a retirement location with it’s Victorian seaside beach, a historical pier, cliff-top walks and a traditional favourite holiday destination in Somerset that overlooks the Severn Estuary.
Enjoying the local fish and chips, maybe some candy floss from the local shop sellers while walking the promenade before diving into the marine lake for a swim, Clevedon is an all year round destination that is peaceful and relaxing. The views across to Wales on a clear day show just how close Clevedon is to the Welsh coastline.
Famous Poets of Clevedon
Walkers are spoilt for choice with numerous routes on offer: retrace the steps of famous poets such as Lord Tennyson and Coleridge on the cliff-top Poets’ Walk, a great place to reimagine history and take in picture-postcard views.
Clevedon’s charming scenery can be appreciated from an assortment of cafés and restaurants next to Clevedon Pier. Nearby you’ll find Hill Road, offering a range of local independent shops, The Triangle, home to many high street brands, and the monthly Clevedon Sunday Market, where you can grab a great bargain.
Local Historical Cinema
The famous Curzon Clevedon Cinema is the oldest purpose-built cinema in the world that’s still in working order today. A popular visit to watch the latest movies released. The nearby 14th-century manor house, Clevedon Court, a National Trust manor has an astonishing medieval history, with stunning listed gardens and Eltonware pottery and local Nailsea glass on display. You can visit the manor between April-September.
Where is Clevedon?
The town, by Junction 20 of the M5, is just 13 miles from Bristol and 10 miles from Weston-Super-Mare with good public bus links to both major towns.
How to get to Clevedon?
By car: Clevedon is located just off the M5 motorway. Exit the motorway at Junction 20 and follow the signs towards the town centre. Alternatively you can turn left at the first roundabout and head towards the local beach.
By train and bus: Bus connections from Bristol Temple Meads train station take you to Bristol Bus Station, where further connections run direct to Clevedon throughout the day.
By air: Bus services regularly run between Clevedon and Bristol Airport, which is 10 miles away.
Other Local Towns & Villages nearby
- Walton (North Somerset) – 1.6 miles (2.66km)
- Nailsea (North Somerset) – 3.8 miles (6.26km)
- Tickenham (North Somerset) – 2.6 miles (4.21km)
- Portishead (North Somerset) – 7.6 miles (12.26km)
- Yatton (North Somerset) – 3.9 miles (6.29km)
- Weston-super-Mare (North Somerset) – 12.6 miles (20.2km)
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