The London suburb of Hendon is a diverse and cosmopolitan area. Seven miles away from Charing Cross, Hendon is well connected to the rest of London. With a Brent Cross shopping centre just over a mile away and a wide range of local restaurants, Hendon is the place to be.
Our Dexters Estate Agents in Hendon 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:
With over 120 retailers, Brent Cross Shopping Centre has an assortment of shops. A choice of well known restaurants are also available making Brent Cross the ideal place to shop and eat. If you are looking for some independent restaurants, Hendon High Street offers a variety of cuisines.
Welsh Harp Reservoir also known as Brent Reservoir is an idyllic lake surrounded by greenery. The inner city reservoir is the ideal oasis to visit after a busy week. The leisure centre of Hendon also is a great place to relax. With a renowned gymnastics club, three swimming pools, a gym, climbing walls and a variety of classes on offer, Hendon Leisure Centre has excellent facilities.
Hendon is also home to a number of Outstanding Ofsted rated schools, providing education for children from nursery age to secondary school. Some of the schools in the Hendon area include
Brookland Infant and Nursery School
The Hyde School
Chalgrove Primary School
Hasmonean High School for Boys
Some of the independent schools in the area are Hendon Preparatory School, North London Grammar School and Barnet Hill Academy.
Hendon Rail Station offers a regular Thameslink service to Blackfriars, Farringdon and St Pancras. The Northern line connects Hendon to the south of London allowing you to travel around the city with ease.
A variety of local bus lines go via Kilburn (32), Golders Green (83) and Watford (142). There are also several night services including the N5 to Trafalgar Square.
Living in Hendon
Whether you are looking to rent or buy, Hendon has plenty of properties on offer. With detached houses from the 30s, terraced period properties and new build apartments, Hendon has something for everyone
Contact your local experts at Dexters Hendon Estate Agents who will be more than happy to help you find the perfect property.