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Friern Barnet

Welcome to Friern Barnet

Are you considering moving to Friern Barnet? This vibrant neighborhood in North London offers a wonderful combination of peaceful suburban living and convenient access to the bustling city. As your trusted estate agent, we have compiled this comprehensive area guide to help you explore Friern Barnet and make an informed decision about your new home. Let's delve into the key features that make Friern Barnet a great place to live, including schools and transport links.

Friern Barnet

Location and Overview:

Friern Barnet is situated in the London Borough of Barnet, approximately 7 miles north of central London. Its close proximity to the capital makes it an attractive choice for commuters seeking a peaceful retreat from the city buzz. With its leafy streets, parks, and excellent amenities, Friern Barnet offers a pleasant and family-friendly atmosphere.

Nursery and Primary Schools:

Secondary Schools

Transport Links:

Friern Barnet benefits from excellent transport connections, ensuring easy access to various parts of London. Here are the key transport links in the area:

  • Friern Barnet Road Bus

    Friern Barnet Road Bus

    Friern Barnet is well-served by several bus routes, providing convenient links to nearby neighborhoods and transport hubs.

  • Buses in Friern Barnet

    Buses in Friern Barnet

  • Arnos Grove Underground Station (Piccadilly Line)

    Located just a short distance away, this station offers direct access to central London, with destinations such as Covent Garden, Leicester Square, and King's Cross/St. Pancras reachable within minutes.

  • New Southgate Railway Station

    Situated nearby, this station provides overground services on the Great Northern Route, connecting you to destinations in North London, Hertfordshire, and beyond.

    Website: New Southgate Station Information | Live Departures & Arrivals for New Southgate | Great Northern Railway
  • Road Networks

    Friern Barnet benefits from good road connectivity, with the North Circular Road (A406) passing through the area. This major arterial road provides easy access to other parts of London and connects to the M1 motorway.

Local Amenities and Leisure:

Friern Barnet offers an array of amenities and recreational opportunities to enhance your quality of life. Here are some highlights:

  • Friary Park: This beautiful park is a local gem, featuring landscaped gardens, a children's play area, tennis courts, and open spaces perfect for picnics or leisurely strolls.
  • North Middlesex Golf Club: Golf enthusiasts can enjoy a round or two at this prestigious golf club, known for its well-maintained course and stunning views.
  • Friern Bridge Retail Park: This shopping destination offers a range of popular retailers, including a large supermarket, home improvement stores, fashion outlets, and more.  
  • Local Pubs and Restaurants: Friern Barnet is home to numerous pubs, cafes, and restaurants, where you can savor a diverse range of cuisines, enjoy a drink with friends, or unwind after a busy day.

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Friern Barnet is a thriving and sought-after neighborhood in North London, combining a peaceful suburban environment with excellent transport links and an abundance of local amenities. With its outstanding schools, green spaces, and easy access to both central London and surrounding areas, Friern Barnet presents a fantastic opportunity for families, professionals, and anyone seeking a delightful place to call home.

As your dedicated estate agent, we are here to assist you throughout your property search and ensure you find the perfect home in Friern Barnet. Contact us today to discover the available properties and embark on your journey to a vibrant and fulfilling life in this charming neighborhood.

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