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

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Find out a general overview of the area using Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Chorleywood is both a village and a civil parish in the Three Rivers District, Hertfordshire, on the border with Buckinghamshire, approximately 20 miles (32 km) northwest of Charing Cross. The village is adjacent to the Chiltern Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is part of the London commuter belt included in the government-defined Greater London Urban Area. Chorleywood was historically part of the parish of Rickmansworth, becoming a separate ecclesiastical parish in 1845 and a separate civil parish in 1898. The population of the parish was 11,286 at the 2011 census. “

What kind of things are there to do in the city of Chorleywood?

Chorleywood is full of life and things to do. We suggest looking at Timeout for their weekly Chorleywood event listings to find local activities. Here’s a convenient link to see their upcoming happenings. Having a good grasp of what’s in Chorleywood and where helps get situated when moving. Our map compiles property price points and other details from this article to outline what’s available in Chorleywood.

Things that make us love Chorleywood

What makes the heart of Chorleywood? 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 Chorleywood to help you decide to move in there.

Where can you buy groceries in the area

Grocery shopping is another important activity you will do if you move into the area of Chorleywood. 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
Londis Londis, 98-100 Cann Hall Road, London 3.5 103
Tesco Express 567, 569 High Road Leytonstone, London 2.6 77
Express Food & Wine, London 423-427 High Road Leytonstone, London 4.3 239
Caner Supermarket 163 Odessa Road, London 5 23
Magazin Romanesc Stratford – Leytonstone 345 High Road Leytonstone, London 4.1 14
Corner Food & Wine London High Road Leytonstone, London N/A N/A
BARAKA HALAL BUTCHER 267 High Road Leytonstone, London 5 3
Dames Food Store 215 Dames Road, London 4.4 26
M.E Onur Supermarket LTD 90 Leytonstone Road, London 3.6 11
The Continental Food Exchange – Leytonstone 647-661 High Road Leytonstone, London 4.2 1089
Tesco Express 99-105 Leytonstone Road, London 2.6 160
International Food Centre London 558 High Road Leytonstone, London 4.3 14

Gyms to stay in shape in Chorleywood

Working from home means more gym time for many. With chains like EasyGym and PureGym, it’s easy to stay fit in Chorleywood.

Gym Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Oasis Sports Centre 32 Endell Street, London 4.3 788
Virgin Active Shell-Mex House, 80 Strand, London 4.3 299
Gymbox Holborn 100 High Holborn, London 4.3 340
Nuffield Health Covent Garden Fitness and Wellbeing Gym 9 Endell Street, London 4.3 130
Fitness First 6 Bedford Street, London 4.3 345
Yogarise Covent Garden – Yoga classes in Covent Garden, London 13 Mercer Street, London 4.3 62
Jubilee Hall Gym 30 The Piazza, London 4.3 111
Covent Garden Physiotherapy Ground Floor, Durham House, 1 Durham House Street, London 4.3 46
PureGym London Waterloo 11-15 Brad Street, London 4.3 234
Body Control Pilates 35 Little Russell Street, London 4.3 36
The Health Club at One Aldwych One Aldwych Hotel, 1 Aldwych, Covent Garden, London 4.3 16
CryoAction Limited 71-75 Shelton Street, London 4.3 1
The Gym Group London Charing Cross 17-21 Northumberland Avenue, London 4.3 227
Fujian White Crane Kung Fu & Tai Chi – Covent Garden & West End Green Dragon House, 23 Stukeley Street, London 4.3 N/A
Digme Fitness Covent Garden 4-10 Tower Street, London 4.3 150
Boom Cycle – Holborn 16 Procter Street, London 4.3 91
The Gym Group London Holborn Circus 1 Thavies Inn, Holborn Circus, London 4.3 263
Central Health Physiotherapy Quality House, 5-9 Quality Court, London 4.3 299
Tranquility Pilates Studio Ltd 16-18, New Bridge Street, London 4.3 5
ESPA Life at Corinthia Whitehall Place, London 4.3 246

Museums & Galleries in the area

The vitality of a community stems from its residents who live, work, and engage with one another. Exploring an area through art offers a fresh perspective. If you’re considering relocating to Chorleywood, we highly suggest exploring the local galleries, museums, and cultural establishments. They offer delightful weekend activities and contribute to the vibrant atmosphere of the region.

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

Are the restaurants in Chorleywood any good?

The below table gives you a good idea of what kind of options there are for eating out. In Chorleywood, you may find things like Italian, Chinese or even Indian takeouts. Take a look below if you are visiting or want to move here if eating out is a big deal for you.


Green space in the city of Chorleywood

One of London’s greatest features are the large green spaces that cover the surface of the city. Check below if Chorleywood is a good fit for you. Be it for a simple walk or for a casual summer picnic.

Park Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Jubilee Gardens Belvedere Road, London 4.5 1413
Elm Court 1 Pump Court, London 4.3 6
Middle Temple Gardens 3 Middle Temple Lane, Temple, London 4.7 82
Bernie Spain Gardens South Bank, London 4.4 488
Bloomsbury Square Garden 14 Bloomsbury Square, London 4.3 2017
The Phoenix Garden 21 Stacey Street, London 4.6 461
LGBT Chairs ️‍ Ground Floor, South East Wing, Bush House, 300 Strand, London 5 1
Victoria Embankment Gardens 4 Temple Place, Temple, London N/A N/A
Potnotch Jubilee Market, Tavistock Street, London 5 1
London Memorial Garden Savoy Place, London 3.8 4
Drury Lane Gardens 58 Drury Lane, London 3.9 16
Fountain Court Temple, London 4.6 8
Southbank boardwalk South Bank, Unnamed Road, London 4.8 13
Street Art Skaterpark 337-338 Belvedere Road, London N/A N/A
National Theatre garden terrace South Bank, National Theatre, London N/A N/A
The Diamond Jubilee Penny Maze Henrietta Street, London 5 1
Southbank (River Thames South) Walkpath. Unnamed Road, London 4.8 18
Victoria Embankment Gardens Villiers Street, London 4.6 2523
Diamond Jubilee Garden St Pauls Church, Bedford Street, London 4.4 12
BIG 7 7 Bell Yard, London N/A N/A

Public houses of Chorleywood

As Londoners, we cherish our local pubs. Chorleywood has some great go-to spots. From smaller, more family run chains to larger pubs like WeatherSpoons, there is a pub for everyone in the area.

We have not found any great pubs in this area. If we were wrong, tell us in the comments the name and address of your local pub. We’ll amend this page. Would be a shame not to let people know what is your hidden gem!

The things you might need in Chorleywood

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

What schools are in the area of Chorleywood?

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

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
St Clement Danes School Chenies Road, Chorleywood, Rickmansworth 3.3 24
Hillside Pre-School Hillside Road, Chorleywood, Rickmansworth 5 6
Kumon Maths & English Christ Church, The Common, Main Hall, Rickmansworth Road, Chorleywood 5 19
Little Cakes Montessori Chorleywood House Grounds, Rickmansworth Road, Chorleywood 5 18
Hollybush Montessori Nursery School Chorleywood Hollybush Hall, Common Road, Chorleywood 5 4
Christ Church Chorleywood C of E School The Common, Rickmansworth Road, Chorleywood, Rickmansworth 4.3 4
The Russell School The Russell School, 27 Brushwood Drive, Chorleywood, Rickmansworth 5 3

Post offices in Chorleywood

Want to send and receive parcels easily? There is no better way to do that than having a post office nearby. Not only do they provide post services but post office in Chorleywood can provide a wide range of services such as: sending money or subscribing post insurance. Here is the list of post offices in your next area

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Lords in Chorleywood Witton House, Lower Road, Chorleywood, Rickmansworth 4.4 102
Post box – Royal Mail (Railway Station) Station Approach, Chorleywood, Rickmansworth 0 0
Post box – Royal Mail (Homefield Road) 15 Green Street, Chorleywood, Rickmansworth 5 1
Post box – Royal Mail (Parade shops) Whitelands Avenue, Chorleywood, Rickmansworth 4 1
Post box – Royal Mail (Orchard Drive) Chorleywood, Rickmansworth 3 1
Post box – Royal Mail (Chorleywood Bottom) 1 Hubbards Road, Chorleywood Bottom, Chorleywood, Rickmansworth 4.5 2
Post box – Royal Mail (Carpenters Wood Drive) 45 Whitelands Avenue, Chorleywood, Rickmansworth 5 1
Post box – Royal Mail (Haddon Road) 2-28 Haddon Road, Chorleywood, Rickmansworth 4.5 2

Tube & Train stations within the region of Chorleywood

Most prefer transit within a 10-15 minute walk and if there aren’t public connections nearby then this could be something that takes down the price of property or can even deter people from moving in to Chorleywood entirely. Here is a table below so you can see where these connections are for yourself.

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Chorleywood United Kingdom 4.1 17
Chorleywood Underground Ltd, London, Station Approach, Chorleywood, Rickmansworth 4 10

Medical institutions in Chorleywood

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 else is close by?

We value your opinion about the area of Chorleywood

It would be great to hear what you think about Chorleywood. Especially if you live there or have lived there in the past. Your opinion could really help as other people moving in could read this article and I’d also helps us understand you. So, we’d love your opinion of Chorleywood below. Please leave some feedback if you have a moment

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You are not 100% sure that you want to move in Chorleywood? Check out our other guides about some nearby areas. You might find your next neighbourhood. The following tables shows the nearby areas within a 3.5km radius.

Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
Maple Cross See the guide here
Rickmansworth See the guide here
Maple Cross See the guide here
Rickmansworth See the guide here

Looking for something more precise? Have a look at our analysis on the property market at the postcode level

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