Clifton Woolworths – Store 757

140a Whiteladies Road, Clifton, Bristol BS8 2RU

Woolworths opened in Clifton in 1939. The store was purpose built on Whiteladies Road, which was an upmarket shopping area of Bristol with grand Georgian buildings.

Clifton Woolworths 1940s​
Clifton Woolworths 1940s

Source: Historic England

Woolworths traded from here for just under 70 years, closing in December 2008.

Today there is a Sainsburys Local here.


One Comment Add yours

  1. terrymaywoodhotmailcom says:

    That is just such a ‘classic’ looking front elevation. Woolworth at its best. Simple, balanced and great proportions. So many of the stores had ‘this look’ and are relatively easy to spot today despite the change of occupancy.


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