Ecclesall Road & Sharrow Vale Road
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Ecclesall Road is a bustling stretch of restaurants, coffee houses, pubs, bars and shops with ease of access to some of the city’s loveliest green spaces.
Situated just off Ecclesall Road, Sheffield’s Botanical Gardens are one of the city’s real treasures listed by English Heritage as a Grade II site of special historic and architectural interest. Here you’ll find an array of landscaped gardens home to over 5000 species of plants, complete with glass pavilions, fountains and even a bear pit.
A little further up Ecclesall Road you’ll also find Endcliffe Park, a large family park and woodland that runs along the Porter Brook. You can even walk out to the Peak District National Park from here following a fascinating route along the Porter Valley taking in waterway heritage sights such as Shepherd Wheel and Forge Dam, as well as beautiful landscape. Stagecoach run a route along Ecclesall Road; you can find information about the route as well as live bus times here.
Wherever your adventures take you, be sure to make time for some R&R in one of the many excellent eateries Ecclesall Road and Sharrow Vale have to offer.