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Living in Winchmore Hill

Thinking about moving to Winchmore Hill? Discover why it's a great place to live, fun things to do here, what the local schools are like, transport connections and so much more.

Your guide to moving to Winchmore Hill

Why Winchmore Hill is a good place to live

Winchmore Hill is a leafy, atmospheric suburb tucked within the borough of Enfield in North London. Known for its blend of city convenience and village appeal, Winchmore Hill is a proper gem, providing residents with the perfect retreat from London's fast-paced city life without forgoing handy transport links into the city. The suburb is adorned with plentiful green spaces, most notably Grovelands Park, a tranquil public space that never fails to enchant residents and visitors alike. Century-old Edwardian houses and elegant Art Deco mansions further embellish the area, contributing to its alluring old-world charm.

What's Winchmore Hill famous for?

Winchmore Hill is famous for its intriguing historical connection with the influential Rothschild family through Grovelands Park. The park, which used to be a private Rothschild estate, is now a beloved public space. Winchmore Hill also takes pride in its conservation area that centres around The Green, preserving the character and beauty of this quintessentially English village. From romantic groves and designated public areas to independent shops and eateries, this conservation vista serves as the beating heart of the community.

Things to do in Winchmore Hill

In Winchmore Hill, inhabitants and visitors can soak up the township's quaint charm. Stroll around the conservation area, savor the serene surroundings, and pop into the charming shops and cafes on The Broadway. On a sunny day, head to Grovelands Park for some quality outdoor time. Known for its boating lake and abundance of open space, it's the ideal spot for a leisurely picnic. For the culturally curious, a visit to the iconic landmarks like St Paul's Church and the historical Quaker Meeting House is a must. Lastly, dining out in Winchmore Hill is a real treat, with a multitude of options from traditional British pubs to modern international eateries.

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Transport in Winchmore Hill

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Local connections

Winchmore Hill
National Rail
0.1 miles / 0.2 km
Grange Park
National Rail
0.7 miles / 1.1 km
Palmers Green
National Rail
1.1 miles / 1.8 km
1.1 miles / 1.8 km
Enfield Chase
National Rail
1.4 miles / 2.3 km
1.6 miles / 2.6 km

Schools in Winchmore Hill

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Education in Winchmore Hill

Keble Preparatory School
Ages: 3 - 13 years old
St Paul's CofE Primary School
Ages: 4 - 11 years old
Ofsted Rating: Good (2023)
Highfield Primary School
Ages: 3 - 11 years old
Ofsted Rating: Outstanding (2022)
Palmers Green High School
Ages: 3 - 17 years old
Winchmore School
Ages: 11 - 18 years old
Ofsted Rating: Good (2022)
Grange Park Preparatory School
Ages: 3 - 11 years old

Local pubs in Winchmore Hill

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  • Salisbury Arms

    Winchmore Hill, London, N21

    The warmest and friendliest home in winchmore hill.

  • Winchmore

    Winchmore Hill, London, N21

    The Winchmore is a pub run & owned by Irish brother & sister Mark & Eimear Walsh in the heart of the community of Winchmore Hill with a relaxed and friendly atmosphere perfect for all the family including your dogs