Places to be in Sheffield: S17

General Description

The S17 area boasts multiple places that are brilliant to live. This includes the villages Dore, Totley and Bradway located about 6 miles south west of Sheffield City Centre, about 20 minutes by car. The villages are nearby open countryside with a variety of walking trails. An activities centre is located on Dore Recreation Ground and other open spaces include Ecclesall Woods and Blacka Moor.

There are several lettings agencies that serve S17. Belvoir Sheffield also provides letting services within this area. The properties within S17 are mostly detached housing, however Bradway provides a multitude of flats. Dore is known as the most affluent area in Sheffield and this is reflected in it’s vast array of fabulous houses. The old centre of Dore is a mix of cottage style and mews houses surrounded by large semi and detached properties with large gardens. A list of coveyancing solicitors that operate in the area can be found at:

There is a strong bond within the S17 community, hosting many social events. These social events include the Japanese Flower Arranging and Bridge to Dance and Choral groups, hosted by the Dore Village Society. Annually there is an Art Show, a Dragon Hunt, The Dore Festival, Well Dressings, Christmas activities and walks.

In Dore, Totley and Bradway you will find local convenience store, independent shops, several good gastro pubs and restaurants. The Devonshire Arms and the Cricket Inn are favorites within the area. A list of nearby restaurants, along with reviews can be found here:

Carterknowle Road and Dore Medical Practice are the nearest doctors to S17.


Regular bus routes include numbers 272, 70, 30, 98 and 97. The station located on Abbeydale Road has links to Sheffield City Centre, the Hope Valley and Manchester. Further travel routes for other areas in S17 can be found at:


Schools within the area include Dore Primary School, Totley Primary School, King Ecbert Senior School. A full list of schools in the vicinity of S17, along with contact information, can be found at:

Places Of Worship

Places of worship provided in the area include Dore and Totley United Reform Church, Dore Parish Church, Totley Rise Methodist Church.

Help With Moving

Removal companies serving S17 can be found here along with consumer reviews:

Painters and Decorators within the S17 area can be found here:

Furniture shops that operate close to S17 include ‘Project Office Ltd’ and ‘Martha Heritage’, amongst others. Contact details can be found here: