Area Guide and History of Knowle, Solihull

Knowle is a truly delightful place to live, close to all amenities and on the edge of open countryside. It is located two miles south of Solihull, Knowle High Street retains much of its old period charm with half-timbered dwellings and the historic Parish Church.

Knowle contains a wide array of interesting shops and restaurants, plus a junior and infant school and the well regarded secondary Arden School. Knowle offers sporting facilities which include Copt Heath Golf Club and the Old Silhillians Rugby Club.

For commuters, Dorridge Station is 1.5 miles from the centre of Knowle providing links to Birmingham and London (Chiltern Line). Junction 5 of the M42 is only a short distance from Knowle, giving access to the NEC and Birmingham International Airport, plus links to the M.6, M.1, M.40 and M.5.