Moving To North Finchley – Your Essential Guide To A Great Move
If you’re in the process of moving to North Finchley, I hope you find this guide of benefit. Moving can often be a stressful experience and I felt it was important to put you in touch with the local businesses you are most likely to want to talk to. Hence the reason for the following details on the best estate agents, removals companies, schools, doctors and boarding kennels for your pets.
Whether you are buying or renting, here for a few months or forever, I would like to welcome you to this wonderful part of North London. Once your move is complete, and the stress is over, I’m confident you will thoroughly enjoy everything that Finchley has to offer you.
North Finchley Estate Agents
Foxtons Estate Agents
Foxtons North Finchley Estate Agents are open seven days a week from 9am. This estate agency has an extensive selection of properties available for rental or for purchase. The company carries out thousands of valuations each month and is a London wide company with more than fifty offices throughout the London area.
Foxtons are located at 811 High Road, North Finchley, N12 8JT.
They can be called on 020 8432 1700.
Bairstow Eves Estate Agents
Bairstow Eves is open six days a week from Monday through to Saturday from 9am. They haves years of experience in North Finchley, helping their customers find the best match whether they’re looking to rent or to buy. They have a wide range of properties to meet all their buyers and sellers’ requirements.
Bairstow Eves are located at 829 High Road, North Finchley, N12 8PR.
You can call to discuss your move on 020 8226 2936.
North Finchley Letting Agents
Penny Kenton Property Centre
Penny Kenton Property Centre is open six days a week for your convenience. They are open from 9am Monday to Friday and from 10am on Saturdays.
They have been established more than twenty years ago and specialise in rentals and sales throughout the Finchley area. They offer a host of services including management valuations, buy to let advice, sales instructions to ensure their clients get the best property experience in Finchley.
Penny Kenton Property Centre is located at 871 High Road, North Finchley, N12 8QA.
Call 020 8446 522 for advice on selling and buying.
Bennett & Hall Estate Agency
Bennett & Hall are open six days a week from 9am Monday to Friday and from 9.30am on Saturdays. This real estate company was established in 1948 and offer years of knowledge and experience of North Finchley offering a high quality service to buyers and sellers.
The company offers lettings, residential sales and property management services with extensive local area knowledge.
Bennett & Hall is located at 2 Long Lane, North Finchley, N3 2PT.
The agency can be called on 020 8346 2208.
North Finchley Housing Developments
The Berkeley Group – The Avenue
The Avenue is a new development in North Finchley and is open for viewing from 10am seven days a week. The development offers beautifully designed homes in an ideal location with easy access to the centre of Finchley. The Avenue offers a choice of properties to choose from ranging from one and two bedroom apartments to two and three bedroom duplex options. There are also four bedroom family homes on offer, each one carefully crafted to meet Berkeley’s high standards.
Each of the family homes have a private front and back garden and patio area. The rear gardens are turf, while the front garden is landscaped. Their goal is to enable new owners enjoy their new home the minute they move in.
The Avenue development is located at The Avenue, Amberden Avenue, Finchley, N3 3BJ.
Arrange a viewing by calling 01753 784417.
The Berkeley Group – Imperial Square
Imperial Square offers a choice of beautiful three and four bedroom town houses and a selection of one, two and three bedroom apartments. All of the units have been exquisitely designed with five gardens and gated entrance.
Imperial Square is located in one of the most sought after areas of Finchley and offers a host of benefits to purchasers looking for family homes or apartments in this most desirable area. All units come with secure parking and buyers will enjoy Berkeleys high attention to detail both inside and outside the units. All the properties enjoy the benefit of traditional craftsmanship and superior design for modern living. Open plan living with modern kitchens, A-rated appliances, walk in dressing rooms and superb en-suites are just a few of the excellent reasons to take a look at Imperial Square.
Imperial Square is located at Imperial Square, High Road, North Finchley, N12 8QR.
Call and arrange your viewing on 01753 784417
Catalyst Housing – Beck Place
Beck Place is due for launch in February 2015 with forty one apartments on offer. The apartments comprise of one, two and three bedroom apartments all modern and built to the highest standard.
All the units are available for shared ownership enabling purchasers to buy shares of between thirty five and seventy five percent, after twelve months owners can decide whether they wish to purchase more shares.
The properties are available to anyone who wants to invest in this beautiful development who work or live in the Borough of Barnet.
Beck Place, named after Harry Beck who invented the London Underground map, is at North Finchley, N12 9RN.
Homes by Catalyst are available on 0845 601 7729.
North Finchley Removal Companies
Rodgers Removals has been operating throughout the North Finchley area since 1969. This is a family owned and operated business focusing on customer service and ensuring that all customers enjoy an easy and stress free move. Dennis Rogers is an International Certificate of Professional Competence holder, a certificate issued by the Ministry of Transport.
The company offers a host of removal services including storage, removal, and packing.
Rodgers Removals is located at Unit 2, Block 3, The Coppetts Centre, North Circular Road, N12 0SH.
Their numbers are 0800 279 9043 and 020 836 7779.
Easyshift have been offering high quality removal services in North London since 2000. They offer a professional and friendly service which includes packing, removals and storage solutions. They are the first removal company in the area to be awarded with a Carbon Neutral certification.
The company offers a host of services which includes free insurance during removals, maintained and insured vehicles, experienced team members, choice of storage facilities, and free quotes.
Easyshift is located at Suite 4, 8 Elm Grove, London, N8 9AJ.
You can call them for a quote on 020 8341 000 and 07887 502539.
Raikka LTD Removals
Raikka LTD Removals offers a professional removal service for residential and business owners. They provide a complete removal solution from packing to delivery seven days a week with nationwide solutions.
The company offers a complete removal service, professional team members with years of knowledge and experience, free quotes and secure storage solutions located in London.
Raikka also provide a professional cleaning solutions service. This includes domestic cleaning, office and commercial cleaning and post tenancy cleaning.
Raikka LTD Removals is located at 6 Canning Crescent, London, N22 5SR.
Call them on 0208 365 7712 and 079 270 84631 to arrange your removal.
North Finchley Schools
Northside Primary School
Northside Primary School is focused on providing a safe educational environment, enabling children to thrive. The school supports children with special needs. Set in a refurbished Victorian building with beautifully landscaped playgrounds, the school includes a new dining hall, play area and ICT suite which includes sixty four ipads for class use.
The school offers a host of arts classes including art and design, music, dance and drama. These classes are designed to enable children to express themselves in a creative environment. There is also an after school club which runs from 3.30pm to 5.45pm.
Northside Primary School is located on 2 Albert Street, North Finchley, N12 8JP.
You can call the school on 020 8445 4730.
Wren Academy is a secondary school for children aged eleven to eighteen. The school has been operating since 2008 in the London Borough of Barnet. Every year the school grows in demand and has built up a solid reputation for its high academic standards.
Wren Academy offers a balanced curriculum with a range of traditional subjects, they also offer a good arts and sporting programme. They also offer a core curriculum including maths, science and English taught in single sex classes enabling students to express themselves freely, boosting confidence.
This school has been awarded with two Ofsted judgements for their high GCSE and AS level examinations. Wren believes in giving students responsibility, which has resulted in this being a rewarding school where students respect each other and get on with staff and students alike.
Wren Academy is located on Hilton Avenue, North Finchley, N12 9HB.
Their phone number is 020 8492 6000.
Saint Michael’s Catholic Grammar School
Saint Michael’s is a voluntary aided secondary grammar school for girls. It is made up of five buildings and aims to achieve the highest standards in academics, social responsibility and personal development within the Catholic environment.
The school has built up a solid reputation for their quality of education with every person being recognised and valued as an individual.
Saint Michael’s Catholic Grammar School is located at Nether Street, North Finchley, N12 7NJ.
They are contactable on 020 8446 2256.
North Finchley Doctors
Torrington Park Group Practice
Torrington Park Group Practice is a Barnet Primary Care Trust owned health centre providing general practitioners, practice nurses, health care assistants and GP registrars. The practice focuses on providing high quality patient care and treatment services with a host of services and clinics including general medicine, maternity services, minor surgery solutions, travel immunizations, and asthma clinic.
The Torrington Park Group Practice is located at 16 Torrington Park, North Finchley, N12 9SS.
You can call the Practice on 0844 477 8736 / 0203 667 5030.
The Speedwell Practice
The Speedwell Practice is a dedicated team of doctors and nurse practitioners who focus on providing outstanding patient care. The practice includes a host of services and clinics which include community midwives, dental services, speech and language therapy, diabetic clinic, and smoking cessation.
Patients are asked to call the clinic at 8am for same day appointments. Alternatively the practice does offer telephonic appointments for those who are unable to get to the clinic or who are unable to secure an appointment that day, ensuring everyone gets the care they need when they need it.
The Speedwell Practice is 16 Torrington Park, North Finchley, N12 9SS.
You can call the Practice on 0208 445 7587.
North Finchley Catteries and Kennels
Elite Cattery has over forty years experience providing love and attention to cats staying at this high quality Ministry Approved and Licensed facility. The cattery can accommodate up to two hundred and eight cats located in purpose built facilities. They also accommodate up to twenty four rabbits and guinea pigs in hutches and runs.
All cats receive communal exercise where they can play, scratch, relax or climb. Nervous or anti-social cats receive their own exercise times, which should be arranged on arrival. All cats staying at the facility must be up to date with their inoculations and certifications must be provided. Cats can stay seven days after receiving their inoculations.
The Elite Cattery is located at 512 Archway Road, London, N6 4NA.
You can call them on 020 8340 5120.
Elmtree Pet Hotel
Elmtree Pet Hotel offers luxury boarding for dogs, cats and small animals. The facilities have been designed to be of the highest standard, with the focus on the animals comfort first.
The facility offers a host of services including a parlour and spa, kennel webcams, collection and delivery service, enclosed exercise paddocks and temperature controlled sleeping areas with twenty four hour supervision.
Elmtree Pet Hotel offers only the highest quality pet food and they are happy to accommodate preferred feeding requirements. Pet owners are welcome to bring their own food in these instances.
The Elmtree Pet Hotel is located at 8 Cooks Hole Road, London, EN2 0UD
Applause 4 Paws
Applause 4 Paws offers dogs a relaxing and comfortable environment with the company of other dogs. The facility is fully licensed and insuranced providing day care for dogs, home boarding and training services.
The activities on offer during your dog’s stay include everything from fun nature walks to ball games, playing and swimming when the weather permits. The facility is located in rural Barnet with one hundred and fifty acres of countryside as their back garden. Dogs are boarded in David and Staceys home to ensure they get the love and attention they deserve during their stay.
Applause 4 Paws is located at The Thrift, Mays Lane, Barnet, EN5 2AG. Call David on 07775 661 300