Local area guide

Living in Wood Green

Thinking about moving to Wood Green? 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 Wood Green

Why Wood Green is a good place to live

Living in Wood Green offers a delightful blend of urban lifestyle and community charm. The area comes to life with a dynamic mix of high street shopping, while food lovers will appreciate the wide array of restaurants showcasing a mix of international cuisine. For outdoor lovers, Alexandra Palace provides ample opportunities for recreational activities. The well-connected transportation network ensures easy access to various parts of London, making it ideal for those commuting to other parts of the city. Compounded by the availability of highly-rated schools, moving to Wood Green would be a fantastic choice for anyone.

What's Wood Green famous for?

Wood Green is famous for being home to the Alexandra Palace, an icon of London, known for its panoramic views and distinctive events. Another gem in Wood Green is The Mall Wood Green, a beloved shopping destination. Add to that, it's known for its cultural vibrancy, encapsulated by Collage Arts, a hub for artists and creatives. Moving to Wood Green brings you close to these incredible landmarks, establishing a home where history and culture intertwine.

Things to do in Wood Green

Venturing around Wood Green is always an adventure, no matter what your interests. A visit to popular restaurants like Kervan Sofrasi presents a chance to indulge in an explosion of flavours. The scenic strolls through established walking paths around Alexandra Palace add a touch of tranquillity to your daily routine. At Collage Arts, you can delve into the inspiring work of local artists. Then you can end the day with a satisfying shopping experience at The Mall Wood Green, which offers a wide range of shops to suit every shopper's needs. From arts to food to shopping, there's always something exciting to do in Wood Green.

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Properties currently for sale in Wood Green

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Transport in Wood Green

Find the nearest train stations and other transport links in Wood Green.

Local connections

Wood Green
0 miles / 0.0 km
Alexandra Palace
National Rail
0.4 miles / 0.6 km
Turnpike Lane
0.6 miles / 1.0 km
National Rail
0.8 miles / 1.3 km
Bowes Park
National Rail
0.8 miles / 1.3 km
Bounds Green
0.9 miles / 1.4 km

Schools in Wood Green

Discover local primary schools, secondary schools and sixth form colleges in Wood Green.

Education in Wood Green

St Michael's CofE Primary School
Ages: 3 - 11 years old
Ofsted Rating: Good (2020)
St Paul's Catholic Primary School
Ages: 4 - 11 years old
Ofsted Rating: Good (2019)
Trinity Primary Academy
Ages: 3 - 11 years old
Ofsted Rating: Outstanding (2023)
Alexandra Primary School
Ages: 3 - 11 years old
Ofsted Rating: Good (2022)
Noel Park Primary School
Ages: 3 - 11 years old
Ofsted Rating: Outstanding (2019)
Greek Secondary School of London
Ages: 12 - 18 years old
Ofsted Rating: Good (2019)

Local pubs in Wood Green

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  • Great Northern Railway Tavern

    London N8

    Built in 1897, The Great Northern Railway Tavern is a Grade II listed pub in Hornsey, where first-class craft comes as standard. Savour modern British pub food and a craft-inspired collection of drinks in a stylish, contemporary interior, accented by stun