Will you love Kenton? Our local guide

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London from above

Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Kenton is a district in north-west London, England, to the east of Harrow and historically in Middlesex. As with surroundings in Harrow, Wembley and Kingsbury, the area was a product of Metroland suburbia of the early 20th century. Both the London and North Western Railway and Metropolitan Railway reached the area by the 1920s. The main road through Kenton, the east-west Kenton Road, is a busy and important road that links Harrow to the major Edgware Road. The road now forms the boundary between the London boroughs of Harrow and Brent. “

In Kenton, what are some things we love?

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

Public houses of Kenton

As Londoners, we love our local pubs. Kenton has great ones to become your new regular spot. Consider these if visiting or moving to the area of Kenton.

Pub name Name Address Description
Duck In The Pond Kenton Lane Harrow Weald HA3 6AA Early 1920s multi-bar pub which has now been totally refurbished into a lounge style pub with large, well laid out gardens on two sides of the building. Food is served all day to 10pm. Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday are Quiz Nights. Real ales are £2.49 on Monday nights.
Grim’s Dyke Hotel Old Redding Harrow Weald HA3 6SH Hotel bar in the magnificent surrounds of the former estate of Sir William Gilbert, in a Listed 1871 building by Norman Shaw. The Library Bar has its own door on the far side of the building, round to the left as you approach from the long driveway. Non-residents are made welcome.
Hare Brookshill Harrow Weald HA3 6SD Once a Clutterbuck of Stanmore house which later became a Bluebeckers. Was an independent restaurant with separate bar area following a major refurbishment in 2011. Became the third White Brasserie pub to open in July 2014.
Seven 749 Kenton Lane Harrow Weald HA3 6AW Originally built some 400 years ago, this quaint, little-changed Grade II listed pub still boasts a separate carpeted, public bar. A new tenant took over in June 2019.
Beefeater Kenton Road Kenton HA3 8AT A large, unremarkable Beefeater steakhouse opposite Kenton station with a separate bar area. Mainly oriented towards the restaurant and reasonably priced accommodation close to rail connections for central London. When opened in 1933 claimed to be the largest public house in Middlesex. Serves breakfast 6.30am-10.30am (30 minutes later at weekends). Real ale may not always be available

Green spaces and parks of Kenton

One of London’s best assets is its green spaces. See if Kenton offers room to roam.

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

The types of restaurants

Kenton is able to produce a large amount of different cuisines if you are looking. Take a look at the table below to find the most popular places to eat if you are a resident of Kenton.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Blue Ginger 383 Kenton Road, Harrow 4.3 2839
KFC Kenton Park Parade 22, 22 Kenton Road Parade, Harrow 4.3 481
Pilli Pilli 402A Kenton Road, Harrow 4.3 73
Pizza Go Go Kenton 13 Woodcock Hill, Harrow 4.3 336
Ram’s Pure Vegetarian Restaurant 203 Kenton Road, Harrow 4.3 1202
G-Snax 382A LHS, Kenton Road, Harrow 4.3 5
K’s lounge Rainbar Bar, 34 Kenton Park Crescent, Harrow 4.3 5
Rainbar Bar and Restaurant Rainbar Bar, 34 Kenton Park Crescent, Harrow 4.3 196
The maharaja 24 Kenton Park Parade, Harrow 4.3 137
Ice N Spice | Best Indian Pakistani Restaurant 30, Kenton Park Parade, Kenton Road, Harrow 4.3 246
Saravanaa Bhavan 25-26, Kenton Park Parade, 25-26 Kenton Road, Harrow 4.3 1
Kapoor’s Indian Street Food 400 Kenton Road, Harrow 4.3 104
Frosty’s Bar Kenton Road, Harrow 4.3 147
Jalaram Sweet Mart 398 Kenton Road, Harrow 4.3 6
Mandvi Bhajia House 333a Kenton Road, London, Harrow 4.3 15
Royal Chicken n Pizza 441 Kenton Road, Harrow 4.3 64
611 Kenton lane Kenton Road, Harrow 4.3 N/A
Taste of Kenya 19 Kenton Park Avenue, Harrow 4.3 5
Pradip 152 Kenton Road, Harrow 4.3 244
Chennai Srilalitha 196 Kenton Road, Harrow 4.3 1611

What supermarkets are there?

Finally we wouldn’t like to let you down on where to do your grocery shopping in Kenton. Although solutions like Ocado, Amazon or other delivery services can be a great replacement, knowing if a grocery store is nearby the place you are about to live in is a big plus. Please find below the grocery stores in Kenton.

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

The range of gyms in Kenton

In Kenton, using the public parks is not for everyone. Finding out if you are able to attend a local gym or leisure centre nearby may be a good idea if you are trying to move to the area perhaps for permanent residency.

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 nearby

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 Kenton, 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

The amenities you might need in Kenton

Below is a list of the places you may want to check out if the area of Kenton. This can really help you out when you are moving to an area or neighbourhood.

Schools in and around the area of Kenton

Having a school near the place you live is a great feature of the property you are about to move in. Please find below a list of the schools within the area of Kenton.

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Claremont High School Claremont Avenue, Harrow 3.7 43
UC MAS – ABACUS KIDS House. 386, Hillingdone, 388 Kenton Road, Harrow 4.8 19
Ghanshyam Nursery Westfield Lane, Harrow, London 5 1
BrightStart ChildCare & Education Old Church, Kenton Methodist Church, Woodgrange Avenue, London 5 2
POS Training Ltd C205, Cunningham House, 19-21 Westfield Lane, Harrow 5 1
Excel Academy Tuition Cunningham House, 19-21 Westfield Lane, Harrow 4.9 61
Bright Horizons Kenton Day Nursery and Preschool 9 The Ridgeway, Harrow 3 8
Kenton Learning Centre (Learn Harrow) 86 Glebe Avenue, Harrow 4.5 11
Montessori by Busy Bees Kenton 120 Preston Hill, Harrow 3.9 23
Mount Stewart Junior School Carlisle Gardens, Mount Stewart Avenue, Harrow 3.5 4
Mount Stewart Infant School Carlisle Gardens, Mount Stewart Avenue, Harrow 4.7 3
Green Lawns Montessori School Kenton Park Road, Harrow 5 24
Kumon Maths & English Kenton Methodist Church, Woodgrange Avenue, Harrow 5 18
Kenton Kindergarten 387 Kenton Road, Harrow 4.2 5
Uxendon Manor Primary School Vista Way, Harrow 4.3 15
Closed 351 Kenton Road, Harrow 5 1
KUNTALS BOLLYWOOD DANCE COMPANY Kenton Methodist Church, Woodgrange Avenue, Harrow N/A N/A
Francesco 23 Greenway, Harrow N/A N/A
St. Bertha Daycare Saint Marys Church Hall, Kenton Road, Harrow 4.1 9
Kenton Sports Club and Hall Kenton Park Road, Harrow 4.1 30

The number of hospitals, pharmacies and doctors in Kenton

Kenton has 2 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
Birchwood Grove Preston Hill London N/A N/A
Kenton Bridge Medical Centre Dr Abu 155-175 Kenton Road, Harrow 2.4 111

Post offices of Kenton

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
Kenton Post Office 148 Kenton Road, Harrow 3.5 66

Tube & Train stations nearby Kenton

Train and tube stations in Kenton 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:

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

Kenton is full of life and things to do. We suggest looking at Timeout for their weekly Kenton event listings to find local activities. Here’s a convenient link to see their upcoming happenings. Having a good grasp of what’s in Kenton 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 Kenton.

What areas are nearby?

If you need a comparison of other nearby neighbourhoods besides Kenton, Cozee Properties have provided you with guides with information on other areas too.

Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
Sudbury See the guide here
Wembley Park See the guide here
North Wembley See the guide here
Northwick Park See the guide here
Preston See the guide here
Harrow See the guide here
Kingsbury See the guide here
Queensbury See the guide here
Wealdstone See the guide here
Harrow Weald See the guide here
Sudbury See the guide here
Wembley Park See the guide here
North Wembley See the guide here
Northwick Park See the guide here
Preston See the guide here
Harrow See the guide here
Kingsbury See the guide here
Queensbury See the guide here
Wealdstone See the guide here
Harrow Weald See the guide here

If you are looking to buy or sell a property and want to get an idea of how the market works there, have a look at our property prices guides below

Postcode area Link to our property price guide
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Comment below your thoughts about Kenton

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