About Friern Barnet

Friern Barnet is a vibrant and diverse neighbourhood located in north London. Offering great transport links, green spaces, and a range of amenities, there is something for everyone.

Friern Barnet has a strong sense of community and hosts various events throughout the year. From local fairs and festivals to community gatherings, there are plenty of opportunities to get involved with and meet fellow residents.


Dexters Estate Agents 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

Local Amenities

North Finchley High Road, located nearby, provide a variety of shops, cafes, restaurants, and supermarkets. Here you can find both independent boutiques and well-known chain stores. For larger shopping trips, Brent Cross Shopping Centre is a short drive away, featuring a wide range of retail outlets, entertainment options, and dining establishments.

Nature lovers will appreciate the abundance of parks and green spaces in and around Friern Barnet. Friary Park is a local favourite, offering beautiful gardens, a children's playground, tennis courts, and a cafĂ©. It's a great spot for weekend walks or for a picnic with family and friends. 

There are a variety of leisure and entertainment options to keep residents engaged and entertained. Additionally, there are several gyms, sports clubs, and leisure centres in the area for those interested in fitness and recreation.



Friern Barnet is also home to a number of schools, providing education for children from nursery age to secondary school. Some of the schools in the Friern Barnet area include:

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Holly Park Primary School

St. John's C of E Primary School

Wren Academy



The area has a regular bus service, including the 43 (to London Bridge), 134 (to Camden Town) and 234 (to Archway). With New Southgate train station just over a 10 minute walk away, it is easy to explore London and the rest of the city.


Living in Friern Barnet

Friern Barnet is a friendly and well-connected neighbourhood with amenities, green spaces, and community spirit. From large detached homes and period terraced houses to new build flats, Friern Barnet has something to offer everyone.

Contact your local experts at Dexters Estate Agents who will be more than happy to help you find the perfect property.

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