How is life in Fetter Lane? A thorough guide of the neighbourhood

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Fetter Lane is a street in the ward of Farringdon Without in the City of London, England. It forms part of the A4 road and runs between Fleet Street at its southern end and Holborn. “

The facilities you might need in Fetter Lane

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

How many hospitals, pharmacies and doctors are there in Fetter Lane?

Fetter Lane has 20 medical institutions. These include hospitals, doctors offices, pharmacies and other stores providing medical attention. Here are the details the nearby medical institutions (1000 radius of the area).

Medical institution Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
School of Health Sciences Queen Elizabeth II Wing, 2 Raymond Buildings, London N/A N/A
St Bartholomew’s Hospital West Smithfield, London 4.1 403
Bupa Health and Dental Centre Chancery Lane 123 Chancery Lane, London 3.7 23
Holborn Medical Centre 64-66 Lamb’s Conduit Street, London 3.3 106
Body Shaping Clinic Ely Place, London N/A N/A
GP Link 31-35 Kirby Street, London N/A N/A
Dr Catherine Sykes 1 Snow Hill, London 5 2
MedicSpot Clinic Southwark 9 Upper Ground, London 4 4
Stark Meditrip 145, 157 Saint John Street, London N/A N/A
Mobimedicals 145, 157 Saint John Street, London N/A N/A
Russell Square Quality Associates Ltd Ludgate House, 107-111 Fleet Street, London N/A N/A
Cannabis Medical Hub 165 Fleet Street, London N/A N/A
Boots Hearingcare 122 Holborn, London 5 1
IMAI 2nd Floor, 9 Staple Inn, London N/A N/A
Europeanbiz Healthcare 7 Bell Yard, London 5 1
Ayurveda Clinic International House, 24 Holborn Viaduct, London 5 2
Elizabeth Nugent Temple Chambers, 3-7 Temple Avenue, London N/A N/A
St Barts Staff Parking 5 Giltspur Street, London N/A N/A
King Henry VIII 24 West Smithfield, London 3 2
Private GP Surgery 1-5 Portpool Lane, London 5 1

Are there many post offices in the region of Fetter Lane?

Nearby post offices simplify sending and getting packages. Fetter Lane branches also offer services like money orders and insurance along with mail services. Here they are along with their proximity to the area.

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Farringdon Road Post Office 39-41 Farringdon Road, London 3.3 259
Aldwych Post Office 95 Aldwych, London 4.1 188
Grays Inn Post Office (Ryman) 24-28 Grays Inn Road, London 4.5 113
Central London Delivery Office Royal Mail Central, Delivery Office, Phoenix Place, London 2.6 79
Southampton Row Post Office (Ryman) 86 Southampton Row, London 4.2 183
Post box 86 Chancery Lane, London 0 0
Royal Mail Parcel Postbox 11 Hatton Garden, London 0 0
Postal Office 101 Clerkenwell Road, London 4.2 5
Postbox 5-6, Staple Inn, High Holborn, London 5 1
Postbox 132 Queen Victoria Street, London 5 5
Penfold post box London 4 2
Postbox 5 Sicilian Avenue, London 0 0

Tube & Train stations within the region of Fetter Lane

Having to walk more than 10 to 15 min to reach public transportation is usually considered as a downside when considering a property to live in. To simplify this, we curated the list of train and tube station of Fetter Lane to help you find what would be the best location for you to move in. There are 8 train or tube stations within the Fetter Lane area. Here are the main ones

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Farringdon Farringdon Station, Cowcross Street, London 4.3 363
Blackfriars 179 Queen Victoria Street, London 4.5 440
Chancery Lane High Holborn, London 3.9 92
Blackfriars Underground Ltd, Blackfriars Road, London 4.4 131
Temple Underground Ltd, Temple Station, Victoria Embankment, London 4.1 103
Holborn Underground Ltd, Holborn Station, Kingsway, London 3.9 314
St. Paul’s Cheapside, London 4.5 224
Barbican Underground Ltd, Aldersgate Street, London 4.3 104

Schools around Fetter Lane

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

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
City Lit 1-10 Keeley Street, London 3.6 102
City of London School 107 Queen Victoria Street, London 4.4 93
1a Children’s Centre 1 Rosebery Avenue, London 5 2
Stafford House London 2 Southampton Place, London 4.3 133
St Paul’s Cathedral School 2 New Change, London 4.4 45
St Alban’s C of E Primary & Nursery School, London Baldwin’s Gardens, London 3.7 11
London Guitar Institute 21 Fleet Street, London 4.9 43
SL&C Supercomm Languages & Communication The Dutch House, High Holborn, London N/A N/A
Inspiring Governance Quantum House, 22-24 Red Lion Court, London N/A N/A
Community Solutions for Primary Care Holdings 10 Furnival Street, London N/A N/A
TBS Buchanan House, 30 Holborn, London N/A N/A
Inspiring the Future Quantum House, 22-24 Red Lion Court, London N/A N/A
Whatson 4 Schoolkids International House, 24 Holborn Viaduct, London N/A N/A
Glisten Training 24 Holborn Viaduct, London N/A N/A
Summer School 24 Holborn Viaduct, Chancery Lane, London N/A N/A
English At Holme Ltd 28 Ely Place, London N/A N/A
London School of Management Studies Bleeding Heart Yard, London N/A N/A
Savvy Hospitality 36, 88-90 Hatton Garden, London N/A N/A
BelTrader 88-90 Hatton Garden, London N/A N/A
Studio English School Fifth Floor Caroline House High Holborn, House 113 6JQ, London N/A N/A

In the city of Fetter Lane, what kind of things are there to do?

What makes the heart of Fetter Lane? 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 and gyms that exist in Fetter Lane to help you decide as to whether to move there or not.

What are the range of supermarkets like?

Out of all the other services in Fetter Lane, supermarkets are arguably some of the most important. Take a look at the table below that tells you where the nearest supermarkets are so you can do your shppping conveniently. It would be a shame to move somewhere new and not realise some of your favourite stores aren’t nearby in Fetter Lane.

We weren’t able to find any supermarket in this area. If we were wrong, tell us in the comments the name and address of your local supermarket or grocery store. We’ll amend this page

Pubs

As Londoners, at Cozee we are deeply attached to our weekly attendance to our local pub. Why should you be different in the place where you are going to live? That is why we have been testing and reviewing all the pubs in Fetter Lane. As a matter of fact, we didn’t… But we would have loved to. Here is then the list of the greatest pubs of Fetter Lane

Pub name Name Address Description
26 Furnival Street 26 Furnival Street London EC4A 1JS Gastro pub which has opened after the building was redeveloped.
BrewDog Chancery Lane 1 Plough Place, Fetter Lane London EC4A 1DE The eighth Draft House opened in former restaurant premises in April 2016. Re-branded as BrewDog in early 2021.
Editors Tap 5-11 Fetter Lane London EC4A 1BR Opened July 99. Renamed in December 2017. Has 3 handpumps.
Farringdon Tap 41 Farringdon Street London EC4A 4AN Based in a former restaurant this bar has 3 levels. On the ground floor single bar dispenses 4 casks ales and a range of keg and bottles. There is additional seating downstairs and a mezzanine floor. Food is Gyoza dumplings. Real ale may not always be available.
Harrild & Sons 26 Farringdon Street London EC4A 4AB Craft beer specialist pub opened in February, 2014 in the bottom of an Edwardian office block (premises not previously licenced) near to Ludgate Circus. High ceiling, lots of exposed brickwork. Large skylight at rear. 16 craft-keg fonts and 300 bottled beers.
Old Bank Of England 194 Fleet Street London EC4A 2LT This Grade II listed building was, until 1975, the Law Courts branch of the Bank of England and then a Bristol & West Building Society office. After a period of time as a Fuller’s pub, latterly one of their Ale & Pie establishments, the lease reverted to owners McMullens in early 2019 and the pub is now directly managed by them.
Olde Cheshire Cheese 145 Fleet Street London EC4A 2BU This pub, rebuilt shortly after the Great Fire of London, is located down a narrow alley off Fleet Street. Its famous alleyway side entrance is in Wine Office Court. Atmospheric front bar (which boasts a roaring fire in winter) but many other drinking areas, both old and recent, on three levels. It has many alleged associations with London characters of the past and is a much promoted tourist destination in its own right.

Gyms to stay in shape in Fetter Lane

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, Fetter Lane might help you stay in shape. A great feature to have nearby.

Gym Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Gymbox Farringdon 12a Leather Lane, London 4.3 663
Gymbox Holborn 100 High Holborn, London 4.3 340
Virgin Active 200 Aldersgate Street, London 4.3 514
PureGym London Farringdon 122 Clerkenwell Road, London 4.3 237
Fitness First 95 Queen Victoria Street, London 4.3 202
The Gym Group London Holborn Circus 1 Thavies Inn, Holborn Circus, London 4.3 263
Grand Union Jiu Jitsu at Gymbox Gymbox, 12A Leather Lane, London 4.3 41
MOB45 20 Farringdon Road, London 4.3 92
Anytime Fitness 1, priory court, Pilgrim Street, London 4.3 132
Seen on Screen Mob45 20, Farringdon Road, London 4.3 4
Prohab Performance 21 Ludgate Hill, London 4.3 2
Rena Health & Leisure 10 Godliman Street, London 4.3 117
Boom Cycle – Holborn 16 Procter Street, London 4.3 91
Rabble games 160-164 Grays Inn Road, London 4.3 5
PureGym 20 Little Britain, London 4.3 240
Jubilee Hall Gym 30 The Piazza, London 4.3 111
Yoga with Olivia BGM Entertainment, 73 Saint John Street, London 4.3 30
BGM Entertainment The Basement, 73 Saint John Street, London 4.3 11
PureGym London Holborn Lacon House, 84 Theobalds Road, London 4.3 380
Balanced Osteopathy 70 Saint John Street, London 4.3 59

Museums & Galleries nearby

The vitality of a region is shaped by 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 Fetter Lane, we highly suggest exploring the local galleries, museums, and cultural establishments. These venues offer delightful experiences, especially on weekends.

Museum name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Museum of London 150 London Wall, London 4.6 15338
Somerset House Strand, London 4.5 1477
Sir John Soane’s Museum 13 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London 4.7 3493
Hunterian Museum The Royal College of Surgeons of England 38, 43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London 4.7 740
Museum of the Order of Saint John St John’s Gate, 26 Saint John’s Lane, London 4.6 485
Dr Johnson’s House 17 Gough Square, London 4.4 285
Freemasons Hall, London 60 Great Queen Street, London 4.8 1829
The Charterhouse Charterhouse Square, London 4.6 550
Charles Dickens Museum 48-49 Doughty Street, London 4.5 1949
Museum of Freemasonry 60 Great Queen Street, London 4.5 172
System Gafa 20 Hatton Wall, London N/A N/A
Novelty Automation 1A Princeton Street, London 4.8 869
The Courtauld Gallery Somerset House, Strand, London 4.7 1516
The Courtauld Shop Somerset House, Courtauld Institute of Art, Strand, London 4.4 72
St John Priory Church Saint John’s Square, London 4.7 76
Civic Workshop Somerset House, Lancaster Place, London N/A N/A
Wellington Temple Stairs, Victoria Embankment, London 4.3 45
St Bartholomew’s Hospital Museum NB this is NOT Barts Pathology Museum, North Wing, St Bartholomew’s Hospital, West Smithfield, London 4.5 82
The Drill Hall Farringdon Road, London N/A N/A
Colorful Ice Cream Ornament Baird House, 15-17 Saint Cross Street, London N/A N/A

Green spaces and parks of Fetter Lane

Big green spaces cover the UK and London. However, it may be hard to work out just how much green space there is by just looking at a map. Here is a table below that shows you the green space of Fetter Lane in more detail.

Park Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Postman’s Park King Edward Street, London 4.6 1142
Elm Court 1 Pump Court, London 4.3 6
Smithfield Rotunda Garden West Smithfield, London 4.2 103
Carter Lane Gardens Saint Paul’s Churchyard, London 4.4 101
Landspace Design F9, Peabody Estate, Farringdon Lane, London 5 39
Festival Gardens Saint Paul’s Churchyard, London 4.6 183
Middle Temple Gardens 3 Middle Temple Lane, Temple, London 4.7 82
St Mary Staining Oat Lane, London 4.5 4
Christchurch Greyfriars Church Garden King Edward Street, London 4.6 184
Bourne Estate 70 Grays Inn Road, London 3.7 36
Living Wall – New Street Square 6 East Harding Street, London 5 3
St Andrew Holborn Garden Holborn Viaduct, London 4.7 16
BIG 7 7 Bell Yard, London N/A N/A
The Nature Conservancy UK Suites 125-126 1st floor, 330 High Holborn, London 5 2
Lincoln’s Inn Private Gardens 27 Newman’s Row, London 4.6 15
Fountain Court Temple, London 4.6 8
Gray’s Inn Gardens Holborn, London 4.6 18
Gray’s Inn Square and South Square Gardens 9 Gray’s Inn Square, London 4.5 271
Fountain Old Bailey, London 3 1
Inner Temple Gardens London 4.7 153

Restaurants

Fetter Lane 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.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Premier Inn London Blackfriars (Fleet Street) hotel 1-2 Dorset Rise, London 4.3 2413
Hyatt Regency London Blackfriars 19 New Bridge Street, London 4.3 1240
One Aldwych 1 Aldwych, London 4.3 1341
Malmaison London 18-21 Charterhouse Square, London 4.3 904
OXO Tower Restaurant, Bar and Brasserie Barge House Street, London 4.3 4326
Premier Inn London Holborn hotel 27-29 Red Lion Street, London 4.3 1237
Gaucho Chancery Lane 125 Chancery Lane, London 4.3 754
Sarastro Sarastro Restaurant, 126 Drury Lane, London 4.3 1899
Opera Tavern 23 Catherine Street, London 4.3 566
The Craft Beer Co. Clerkenwell 82 Leather Lane, London 4.3 1233
St. JOHN Restaurant 26 Saint John Street, London 4.3 2255
The Bountiful Cow 51 Eagle Street, London 4.3 592
The Ship Tavern 12 Gate Street, London 4.3 2127
Club Gascon – French Michelin Starred Restaurant 57 West Smithfield, London 4.3 429
Bounce Farringdon 121 Holborn, London 4.3 3749
Princess Louise 208 High Holborn, London 4.3 2597
The Enterprise The Enterprise, 38 Red Lion Street, London 4.3 562
Christopher’s 18 Wellington Street, London 4.3 1811
Paternoster Chop House 35 Old Bailey, London 4.3 1898
Tinseltown 44-46 Saint John Street, London 4.3 1786

How’s the local life around Fetter Lane

There’s always something going on in a vibrant area like Fetter Lane. For ideas on activities, check Timeout which updates weekly on local events. We’re including a link to their Fetter Lane listings to help you easily find stuff happening soon. A great way to get oriented in a new area is seeing what’s around and where. Our map gathers property price details and other info from this article to give you a snapshot of Fetter Lane offerings.

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
Vauxhall See the guide here
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Vauxhall See the guide here
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Walworth See the guide here
Kennington See the guide here
Victoria Station See the guide here
Victoria St See the guide here
Newington See the guide here
Buckingham Palace See the guide here
Southwark See the guide here
South Bank See the guide here
Whitehall See the guide here
St. James’s See the guide here
Horton See the guide here
Moorfields Eye Hospital See the guide here
Tower of London See the guide here
Bankside See the guide here
Charing Cross See the guide here
Royal Academy See the guide here
Tower Hill See the guide here
Monument See the guide here
Billingsgate See the guide here
Leicester Square See the guide here
Temple See the guide here
Mayfair (south) See the guide here
Mayfair (north) See the guide here
Covent Garden See the guide here
Portsoken See the guide here
Chinatown See the guide here
Blackfriars See the guide here
Cannon Street See the guide here
Grosvenor Square See the guide here
Lombard Street See the guide here
Regent Street See the guide here
Aldwych See the guide here
Aldgate See the guide here
Soho (south east) See the guide here
Soho (north west) See the guide here
Royal Exchange See the guide here
St Paul’s See the guide here
Hanover Square See the guide here
Bank of England See the guide here
Brompton See the guide here
Whitechapel See the guide here
Soho Square See the guide here
Bishopsgate See the guide here
New Oxford Street See the guide here
Liverpool Street See the guide here
St Bartholomew’s Hospital See the guide here
High Holborn See the guide here
Broadgate See the guide here
Marylebone See the guide here
Barbican See the guide here
Spitalfields See the guide here
Great Portland Street See the guide here
Hatton Garden See the guide here
Harley Street See the guide here
Finsbury See the guide here
Finsbury (west) See the guide here
Chenies See the guide here
Fitzrovia See the guide here
Farringdon See the guide here
Great Ormond Street Hospital See the guide here
Bloomsbury See the guide here
Shoreditch See the guide here
Bunhill Fields See the guide here
University College London See the guide here
St Luke’s See the guide here
Finsbury Estate See the guide here
St Pancras See the guide here
Clerkenwell See the guide here
Euston See the guide here
Somers Town See the guide here
Hoxton See the guide here
Kings Cross See the guide here
Haggerston See the guide here
De Beauvoir Town See the guide here
Islington See the guide here
Camden Town See the guide here
Barnsbury See the guide here
Canonbury See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Walworth See the guide here
Kennington See the guide here
Victoria Station See the guide here
Victoria St See the guide here
Newington See the guide here
Buckingham Palace See the guide here
Southwark See the guide here
South Bank See the guide here
Whitehall See the guide here
St. James’s See the guide here
Horton See the guide here
Moorfields Eye Hospital See the guide here
Tower of London See the guide here
Bankside See the guide here
Charing Cross See the guide here

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