Historically the town was an industrial centre based on coal mining and glass manufacture, which have now been replaced by service industries. The surrounding North Somerset Levels has wildlife habitats including Tickenham, Nailsea, Coastal the town of Clevedon and Buckland’s Pool/Backwell Lake. The National Trust, Tyntesfield house rest on the outskirts of Nailsea and also a local zoo called Noah’s Ark.
Nailsea is close to the M5 motorway and Bristol Airport, and its own railway station, Nailsea and Backwell, has services operated by the Great Western Railway. Bristol is approximately 8 miles away so coupled with its commuter links, Nailsea is an ideal place to live for the City worker within a countryside setting.
All Year round, North Somerset hosts a wealth of events, large and small for people of all ages and interest. There is a weekly market in the town and other events include the international bike show, Beer and cider Festival, Annual Skate festival at Nailsea Skateboard park, Festival of Music, Christmas fair and much more. Local landmarks including Tyntesfield House and North Somerset Showground also host a variety of events throughout the year.
We see a diverse range of purchasers in Nailsea and there does seem to be something here that will tick the boxes for almost every buyer. For the retired home searchers there are purpose built retirement homes close to the town centre but within a short distance of the countryside. Whilst for the busy professionals there are the executive developments that are located within a short distance of the city. For everyday life the town offers an array of bars, restaurants and cafés on your door step.
For the family market there are multiple areas to be considered for those searching for a modern home, good schooling, sporting activities and countryside walks around the Nailsea and Backwell Lake. For investment purchasers Nailsea offers a prime location with a diverse selection of property to choose from. There has been a constant strong rental demand across all price ranges so you can always find a professional tenant.
Nailsea has become popular with those looking to commute in to the city and further afield with the great transport links locally.