How is life in Abridge? A thorough guide of the neighbourhood

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Abridge is a village in Essex, England. It is on the River Roding, 16 miles (26 km) southwest of the county town of Chelmsford. The village is in the district of Epping Forest and in the parliamentary constituency of Brentwood and Ongar. It is part of the civil parish of Lambourne and is served by Lambourne Parish Council. “

What type of amenities may you need in Abridge?

We have compiled for you a list of the different places you might want to check in Abridge name before moving in the neighbourhood.

In Abridge, what tube and train stations are nearby?

Train and tube stations in Abridge can provide you with direct links to nearby cities and hence, they are a desirable feature for people when deciding on a place to live. Those who move into a city with direct transport links are able to travel further for work and will maybe spend less time commuting. Find a table below about where these transport links are:


What schools are in the area of Abridge?

Having an educational institution close by is a great perk when moving. See the list below of schools located in the Abridge vicinity and how they relate to property prices.

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Lambourne Primary School 36 Hoe Lane, Abridge, Romford 5 2
Abridge Pre-school Group 39 Ongar Road, Abridge, Romford N/A N/A

Are there many post offices in the region of Abridge?

Nearby post offices make sending and getting packages easy. In a post office you can do things like exchange currency, post your packages, buy everyday items and even redirect your mail. It is likely you will use one at some point if you were to move in to the area so we have compiled the post offices nearby in a table below so you know if this area is the right place for you.

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Abridge Post Office 24-25 Fir Trees, Romford 5 1

The number of hospitals, pharmacies and doctors in Abridge

We weren’t able to locate medical institutions or stores in this neighbourhood. Let us know in the comments if we are wrong so we can add them to our list.


What to do in the area of Abridge

It could be that Abridge has a lively atmosphere with many activities happening and there are ways to find this out. To discover what to do in your area, we recommend looking at sites like Timeout that list weekly events in Abridge. We want to make finding things easy, so here’s a link to see upcoming happenings in Abridge. Also, knowing what’s available in Abridge and where helps when getting to know a new place. That’s why we made a map with property price info from this article to simplify your search.

In Abridge, what are some things we love?

What makes the heart of Abridge? At Cozee we asked ourselves what would define the culture, the vibe of a given area. We have come up with the following elements so whether you are a foodie or a night bird, we got you covered. Check out the different restaurants, pubs, gym that exist in Abridge to help you decide to move in there.

Pubs in the area

As Londoners at Cozee, we cherish our weekly visits to the local pub. Why not embrace the same in your new living space? We’ve diligently tested and reviewed all the pubs in Abridge – well, not literally, but we wish we had! Here’s our list of the finest pubs in Abridge.

Pub name Name Address Description
Blue Boar Market Place Abridge RM4 1UA Hotel with bar & restaurant, which re-opened in March 2014, following an extensive refurbishment.
Maltster’s Arms London Road Abridge RM4 1UX Grade II listed, timber-framed, weatherboarded 18th century pub with beamed interior, leaded lights, large open fireplace and decorative plates displayed on some of the walls.
Orange Tree Orange Tree Hill Havering-Atte-Bower RM4 1PJ Well-established pub, halfway up Orange Tree Hill and close to Havering Park. Fairly food-oriented, with a separate restaurant area. Busy at weekends.

Green spaces and parks of Abridge

One of London’s best features is the large array of public parks and green spaces. See if Abridge offers room to explore and maybe take your dog for a walk.


Museums & Galleries

An area thrives through its people and their interactions. Discover Abridge through its art scene by exploring galleries, museums, and cultural institutions, providing enjoyable weekend activities and contributing to the vibrant community.

We weren’t able to find any museum in this area. Tell us in the comments if we were wrong. We’ll amend this page


Abridge is rich in restaurants, from Indian, Chinese or Italian ones, your area is vibrant with life and the foodies that you may be will surely find what you are looking for.


Gyms to stay in shape in Abridge

While working from home has increased, so has the frequentation of gyms to help keep in shape. With companies like Better or Pure Gym and others, Abridge might help you stay in shape. A great feature to have nearby.

We weren’t able to find any gym in this area. Tell us in the comments if we were wrong. We’ll amend this page

What supermarkets are there?

Grocery shopping is another important activity you will do if you move into the area of Abridge. In the below table, we go over the nearby supermarkets such as Tesco, Asda and Sainsbury’s so you know what the area has to offer for your food shop.

Supermarket/Grocery store name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Sainsbury’s Local 515-519 Upper Elmers End Road, Eden Park, Beckenham 3.4 23

Other nearby neighbourhoods

If you are not completely sure that you want to move the area check out our other guides about cities in the nearby vicinity

Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
Chigwell See the guide here
Chigwell See the guide here

Looking for a detailed analysis of the property market? Check out our analysis at a postcode level here.

Postcode area Link to our property price guide
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Tell us what you think of Abridge

Feedback is always important when it comes to anything and when it comes to our blog, your feedback could help other individuals moving in to the area of Abridge and could also help us understand you that bit better. If you would like, leave some feedback below on your insight into Abridge. It would be great to hear from you.

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