Stretching along Seven Sisters Road, Finsbury Park is known to host Wireless, London's biggest hip-hop and R&B festival, making it a hub for creatives. Situated three miles from central London, the multicultural community surrounding this area makes it an inclusive place to live. With the infamous ‘Finsbury Park’ being the centre of this north London town, the blend of vast green spaces and city life add to the diversity of this area.
Our Dexters Estate Agents in Finsbury Park are local property experts who can help find you and your family the perfect home. Here are some helpful guides on everything you need to know about living in this popular neighbourhood:
The Green Flag award winning Finsbury Park is an impressive green space that spans over 46 hectares. The park provides a children's playground, basketball court and even a boating lake.
Fonthill Road is the fashion wholesaler's capital of north London. With the abundance of small, family-run fabric shops, Finsbury Park is a favourite destination for tailors of all levels.
A great alternative to pubs and clubs is Rowan’s bowling alley. The retro bowling alley is open until late and has a DJ on Friday nights. Old school arcade games and a pool table add to the nostalgia surrounding this fun filled space.
Finsbury Park is also home to a number of Ofsted rated schools, providing education for children from nursery age to secondary school. Some of the schools in the Finsbury Park area include
Ambler Primary School
Gillespie Primary School
Highbury Fields School
Finsbury Park station is located in Zone 2. There are mainline services such as Thameslink and Great Nothern travelling to Moorgate and King’s Cross. Tube services from Finsbury Park include the Piccadilly and Victoria lines meaning navigating London has never been easier.
There are also a variety of local bus lines that go via Highbury & Islington (4), Liverpool Street (153), Alexandra Palace (W3) and Camden Town (29).
Living in Finsbury Park
Whether you are looking to rent or buy, Finsbury Park is one of London's more affordable areas to live in. With many Victorian terraced homes converted into flats, new build houses and a variety of large detached family homes, there are a range of properties available.
Contact your local experts at Dexters Finsbury Park Estate Agents who will be more than happy to help you find the perfect property.