Properties at Factory No.1


1 & 2 bedroom apartments for sale in a former tobacco factory in Bristol

Prices from £260,000

New release of one bedroom conversion apartments with Help to Buy available*

New release of one bedroom conversion apartments with Help to Buy available*

Factory No.1 is a new and exciting residential development located at the gateway to Bedminster.

Formerly the first tobacco factory of W.D and H.O Wills, a new chapter has started for the historic site, with 1 & 2 bedroom apartments and 3 bedroom penthouses for sale in Bristol. Urban homes are being crafted from the former factory’s buildings alongside five new build apartment blocks, all set around beautiful courtyard gardens.

Factory No.1 provides convenience and peace of mind. The gated Bristol development offers residents both privacy and security, allowing them to enjoy their secret garden. This beautifully landscaped outside space provides the perfect oasis and haven away from the hustle and bustle of busy city life.

Minutes from North Street and a short walk from Bristol Temple Meads station, Factory No.1 offers a wide variety of apartments for sale, including stylish conversion and contemporary new build homes in Bristol. All apartments boast light-filled interiors and a premium, fully-inclusive specification. Help to Buy is available, T&C’s apply*.




Contemporary linear Kitchens with burnished brass handles – three colour finishes*

Stone worktops, splashbacks and upstands

SMEG single oven within all apartments. SMEG combi microwave oven to two and three bedroom apartments

SMEG ceramic hob to one and two bedroom apartments. SMEG induction hob to three bedroom apartments

SMEG canopy extractor

Integrated SMEG dishwashers and fridge/freezers

1 Bedroom Apartments & Master En-Suite

1 Bedroom Apartments & Master En-Suite

Wall hung Vitra sanitaryware to apartments in Consort House and Tobacco Store

Roca Gap sanitaryware to properties in all other buildings

Vado Elements brushed gold brassware

Vitra matte black flush plate

Anthracite heated towel rail

City brown porcelain floor and wall tiles

Matte black shaver socket

Second Bathrooms

Second Bathrooms

Wall hung Vitra sanitaryware to apartments in Consort House and Tobacco Store

Roca Gap sanitaryware to properties in all other buildings

Vado Elements chrome brassware

Vitra chrome flush plate

Anthracite heated towel rail

Calacatta oro porcelain floor and wall tiles

Chrome shaver socket



Engineered natural oak flooring or luxury vinyl tile Amtico flooring to the main hallway and most living areas*. The former to apartments in Consort House, Tobacco Store and Capstan Room, whilst the latter is laid in apartments in Regent House, Cutting Room, Wills House, Watkins House and Lombard House.

100% wool carpets in Portobello silver to bedrooms

Floor tiling to bathrooms and en-suites



Fitted wardrobes to master bedrooms with internal lighting, dressing rooms feature hanging rails and shelves



Modern doors and shadow gap skirting to new build apartments

Traditional panel doors and skirting to conversion apartments

Electrical & Heating

Electrical & Heating

Combination of recessed downlighters and pendant light fittings throughout the property; ceiling pendants to all living/dining areas and bedrooms

Communal satellite dish

Internal cabling to receive a full range of broadband, digital television signals (satellite and terrestrial) and DAB/FM radio to allow for easy installation of broadband, digital and satellite television

Radiators and hot water powered by a communal wet heating system

Standard smart room thermostats

Ultrafast Broadband and TV Networks

Ultrafast Broadband and TV Networks

Fibre to the Home from Open Fibre Networks (OFNL) are providing access to multiple service providers connected to its network of end-to-end fibre optic cables. Receive up to 300Mbps to your home. The infrastructure allows increasing bandwidth requirements, allowing you to perform multiple online tasks simultaneously, including online gaming, web development at home, surfing, emailing, social networking and much more. Differing television providers are accessible via the different broadband providers. Please ask for further details.

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Facilities at Factory No.1

Central Landscaped Gardens

The apartments either surround or are set within the gardens, consisting of fine lawns, ornamental planting, hedges and several species of trees. The oasis creates attractive outside spaces set back from the busy high street, where residents can relax and revive.


The parking area beneath Tobacco Store is concealed by the gardens, providing secure parking for many residents. There is also the opportunity to upgrade to an electric car charging point, subject to availability.

Imperial Arcade

Located directly below Consort and Regent House is the rejuvenated arcade, which houses creative workspaces, alongside new retail units. The space pays homage to the local area’s arts community, having been adorned with the artwork of local street artist SP:Zero.

Concierge Service

The on-site concierge is on hand to assist with daily tasks, providing residents with peace of mind and a well-managed environment.

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Factory No.1 Location

Factory No.1
East Street Bedminster


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Bristol Loaf - 0 miles

This ethical and sustainable artisan bakery handcrafts the tastiest breads as well as savouries, pastries and cakes using the highest quality, organic ingredients sourced as locally and ethically as possible. The café also offers delicious coffee served by trained extract baristas and natural organic wines.

The Toast Room - 0 miles

The Toast Room, inspired from European café culture, is a family run establishment which offers coffee and locally sourced light bites on toast.

The Steam Crane - 0.3 miles

This stylish vintage styled pub, serves a variety of drinks including local beers and cask ales alongside classic bar snacks.

Coffee55 - 0.4 miles

A speciality coffee shop serving high quality, affordable coffee sourced from local roasters in the South-West.

North St Standard - 0.4 miles

North St Standard is an independent restaurant, serving breakfast and lunch Tuesday-Sunday.

Albatross Café - 0.5 miles

This local, independent café serves locally roasted coffee alongside locally baked cakes and its seasonal menu.

Tobacco Factory - 1 mile

This multi-purpose building features a variety of establishments including a vibrant Café Bar and provides a combination of food, drink, music and art, as well as a Sunday market.

East Street - 0.1 mile

East Street offers an assortment of shops perfect for all your grocery needs.

West Street - 0.6 miles

Similar to East Street, West Street has a high concentration of family butchers, bakers, jewellers, antique shops, vintage boutiques.

North Street - 0.8 miles

North Street further boasts a range of independent and local based stores including Hugos, an independent Greengrocer, which seeks to source all fresh fruit and vegetables locally.

Ashton Gate Primary School - 1.1 miles

Cleve House (Private Preparatory) - 1.7 miles

Colston's School (Private Preparatory and Secondary) - 3.7 miles

Bristol Grammar School - 1.5 miles

St Mary Redcliffe and Temple School (State Secondary) - 0.5 miles

Bristol Cathedral Choir School (State Secondary) - 1.1 mile

Clifton College (Private Secondary) - 3.6 miles

University of Bristol - 1.6 miles

University of the West of England - 5.5 miles

Windmill Hill City Farm - 0.1 mile

Windmill Hill City Farm is a 4.5 acre green space offering education, recreation and therapy to the community.

The farm has a range of on-site facilities, including:

  • On-site café
  • Farm shop
  • Children’s nursery
  • Community and kitchen gardens
  • Variety of farm animals
  • Picnic and play areas

Luxe Fitness - 0.1 miles

Luxe Fitness is a 24 hour boutique gym, housed in a grade II listed building in Bedminster.

Victoria Park - 0.3 miles

A large, open green space in Bedminster which has a selection of facilities and features, including:

  • Cafe
  • Under 12s Play Area
  • Tennis Courts
  • Five-a-Side Area
  • Bowling Green

Bristol South Swimming Pool - 0.3 miles

Bristol South is one of Bristol’s most historically significant pools and is housed in a Grade II listed building. The 30.5 m pool is available for a range of activities, including award-winning swimming lessons.

Bristol Pilates Studio - 0.6 miles

Bristol Pilates Studio is a classical studio located in the heart of south Bristol.

Bristol Escape Rooms - 0.6 miles

Bristol Escape Rooms involves players solving a series of puzzles, with their team, using clues and hints.

Broad Plain Rugby and Football Club - 0.7 miles

Broad Plain Rugby and Football Club is a family friendly rugby club, open to adults and children of all abilities.

Upfest Gallery - 0.7 miles

Bristol’s longest running urban art gallery holds regular exhibitions, with work from some of the top local, national and international graffiti and street artists.

Bristol Aquarium - 0.8 miles

Bristol’s largest aquarium features over 40 naturally-themed displays hosting a range of aquatic creatures including Tropical Sharks &, Rays, Bristol aquarium also holds a botanical house hosting hundreds of exotic plant and tree species.

Tobacco Factory Theatres - 0.9 miles

Tobacco Factory Theatres provides an outlet for creative individuals, offering opportunities to learn and share ideas as an inclusive community. There are a variety of performances available for the public to see as well as artist development schemes available.

ODEON Bristol - 1.1 miles

SUP Bristol - 1.2 miles

SUP Bristol is an award-winning stand up paddle boarding centre offering coaching by world-class professionals.

Ashton Gate Stadium - 1.3 miles

Home to Bristol City Football Club and Bristol Bears. The stadium also has a wide range of function rooms for corporate or private hire.

Bedminster Cricket Club - 2.4 miles

One of the Premier clubs in the South West, offering opportunities for both senior and youth cricket.

Bedminster Station - 0.2 miles

Bristol Temple Meads Station - 1 mile

Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington (Direct Train) – 1h 36 minutes

Bristol Airport - 6.7 miles

M32 - 2.0 miles

M4 - 6.8 miles (via M32)

M5 - 10.3 miles

Anything this quality that I had looked at before was much further out of Bristol. The finish of the homes City & Country has created here is exceptional – my one-bedroom flat is a huge space and the ceilings and large windows make it feel so spacious. Alex Winn Resident at Factory No.1


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Central Landscaped Gardens

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Factory No.1 is a Beacon of Bristol’s Industrial Past

The rich history of this Bristol development makes it a compelling and interesting place to live. Located on the site of what was once a medieval hospital and then a tannery, the building is better known for being the first factory of tobacco importers and manufacturers, W.D & H.O Wills.

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We look forward to welcoming you to Factory No. 1, Bedminster’s 'eye-catching', exciting new development consisting of conversion and new build apartments. Designed around a hidden oasis of open space and landscaped gardens. This gated development is the new address for urban living. Vikki Osborne and Caroline Bryant Sales Executives at Factory No.1 Make An Enquiry