Brandwood is situated on the Southern boundary of the city, adjoining green belt land in Worcestershire. The main arterial road through the ward is the A435 Alcester Road. The Stratford on Avon Canal and Chinn Brook cross the south of the ward. Half of Cocks Moors Woods Golf Course is in the Ward.
The Ward is also home to Bells Farm Community Centre, a historical building within the heart of the community. Situated on the southern edge of Birmingham's urban fringe and surrounded by the council estate of Druids Heath, Bells Farm is one of the oldest and least conventional sites owned by Birmingham City Council.