Located in the Borough of Barnet, Finchley is in north of Charing Cross with Golders Green to the south and Mill Hill to the west. Finchley is a blend of leafy green streets, picturesque surroundings and period homes – making it one of the most desirable residential areas for families and young professionals. It is a well-positioned location that allows access to magnificent woodlands and served by the four tube stations and a variety of bus routes and roads connecting Finchley to the M1 highway and the North Circular Road runs through the area. Finchley is an idyllic community for everyone who commute by car or for anyone who does not want to drive due to its connectivity.
Finchley – At a glance
Finchley is an equally popular choice amongst young professionals and families due to its lower property prices and rents along with community feel and good quality schools in the neighbourhood. The area is bordered by Finchley Road up to Regents Park Road in the south and runs up to Ballards Lane in the north, with most of the amenities along with restaurants and cafes are scattered on these roads.
Properties in Finchley
Like the rest of North London, Finchley has a fair share of Victorian and Edwardian properties across the neighbourhood. One can find period homes with terraces and semi-detached houses in Finchley that are immensely popular among families. On the other hand, young professionals prefer modern apartment living at Finchley as well as homes that are converted along the modern lines.
Barratt has picked up this location and launched Millbrook Park, a stunning residential project in Finchley. Opposite to Mill Hill East underground station on the Northern Line, Millbrook Park comprises of 345 apartments and 10 houses and offers a village lifestyle.
Transportation in Finchley
Finchley is well-connected by Underground stations including Finchley Central, West Finchley and Woodside Park Underground stations close by. These stations are in Zone 4 while East Finchley is in Zone 3. Several bus routes run through the area that lead to North London as well as the West End. Finchley also enjoys an amazing network of roads that allows a smooth travelling for the car drivers.
Restaurants in Finchley
Like several other significant amenities, Finchley is renowned for its variety of culinary delights serving every set of community. It is never difficult to find a Mediterranean food or halal food options there. For instance, La’zeez is a popular veg restaurant, working on the Indo Oriental concept. Other renowned eateries are Ishtah, Bengal Bertie’s, Cochin, Genzo and Two Brothers.
Finchley Kitchen is another popular option that serves breakfast and a variety of meals later in the deal. There is no shortage of pubs, bars, cafes and coffee shops in the area such as The Old White Lion, The Bohemia and The Bald Faced Stag are few renowned names of Finchley.
Shopping in Finchley
Brent Cross shopping centre is nearby that is a huge attraction for Finchley residents but it does not mean Finchley has nothing to offer the local shoppers. It has abundant of shops and boutiques that offer shoppers some perfect choices. The locals can find a large number of shops (featuring different offers) around Finchley Central Station, with Tally Ho has branches of Waitrose and Aldi. Some other retail options are also available on and around High Road and Ballards Lane for the local residents and shopaholics from surroundings.