Is Kingsbury made for you? Our guide of the area

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London from above

Find out a general overview of the area using Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Kingsbury is a district of northwest London in the London Borough of Brent. Its ancient scope stretches to include various distinct areas that were once small villages until the inter-war period. Kingsbury was in 2001 a ward and in 2011 was identifiable with the Fryent and Barnhill wards approximately. Today it forms a quiet suburb between Fryent Country Park to the west and the Brent Reservoir to the east, along with a Jubilee line tube station and accompanying shopping district on the western side. The postal district is NW9 which it shares with Colindale and West Hendon. “

Is the local life vibrant in Kingsbury

There’s always something going on in a vibrant area like Kingsbury. For ideas on activities, check Timeout which updates weekly on local events. We’re including a link to their Kingsbury 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 Kingsbury offerings.

The facilities you might need in Kingsbury

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

Tube & Train stations in and around Kingsbury

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 Kingsbury 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
Kingsbury Underground Ltd, Kingsbury Station, Kingsbury Road, London 4 207

Schools around Kingsbury

Having a nearby school is ideal when relocating. Below is a list of schools located within Kingsbury

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
JFS School The Mall, Harrow 3.3 22
Kingsbury High School (Upper School) Princes Avenue, London 3.8 44
Roe Green Infant & Nursery School Princes Avenue, London 4.2 6
Kumon Maths & English Middlesex, Kenton, 708 Kenton Road, Harrow 4.5 8
St Panteleimon Nursery School Chartered Accountants, 660 Kenton Road, Harrow 4.7 15
Kingsbury Green Primary School Old Kenton Lane, London 4.1 19
Sinai Primary School Shakespeare Drive, Kenton, London 3.7 3
Roe Green Junior School Princes Avenue, London 4.1 11
The Southover Partnership 288 Kingsbury Road, London 3 4
Lindsay Park Nursery School LTD The Mall, Harrow 5 6
Sportscoach Sports School The Mall, Harrow N/A N/A
Enchanted Lands Day Nursery 3 Winchester Avenue, London 5 6
Little Xplorers 288 Kingsbury Road, Kingsbury Circle, London 5 8
London Accounting Solutions Ltd 198 Princes Avenue, London N/A N/A
Kingsbury Rose Bates 131 Rose Bates Drive, London N/A N/A
Moon Manzil Honeypot Close, London N/A N/A
D Pindoria Properties Ltd 85 Winchester Avenue, London N/A N/A
Kingsbury High School (Lower School) London N/A N/A
Roe Green Nursery Stubbs Close, Bacon Lane, London 4.8 5

How many hospitals, pharmacies and doctors are there in Kingsbury?

Kingsbury has 3 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
Brampton Health Centre 05 Brampton Road, London 2.5 67
The Fryent Way Surgery 22 Fryent Way, London 2.5 81
Crystal House Honeypot Close, London N/A N/A

Post offices of Kingsbury

Nearby post offices make sending and getting packages a breeze. Post office branches in Kingsbury provide services like money orders and postal insurance alongside mail services. You can take a look for yourself to see where they are located below.

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Kingsbury Post Office 439-441 Kingsbury Road, London 3.7 88
Kingsbury Road Post Office 268-270 Kingsbury Road, London 3.2 11

Things we love about Kingsbury

Kingsbury has a distinct culture and atmosphere. At Cozee we looked at features that define the area’s vibe like food, nightlife, green space, and more. Whether you love to eat or you love to take part in the night life of a city, Kingsbury has something for your tastes. Explore spots below to get a feel for life here.

Parks and green spaces in Kingsbury

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

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

Restaurants in the area

The below table gives you a good idea of what kind of options there are for eating out. In Kingsbury, 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.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Sam’s Chicken Kingsbury 642 Kingsbury Road, London 4.3 214
Gayatri Sweet Mart Limited 467 Kingsbury Road, London 4.3 394
Roisin Dubh 1 Fryent Way, London 4.3 87
Pizza Village Kingsbury 710 Kenton Road, Harrow 4.3 143
THE LONDON BREAD CO ( HARROW ) Kenton Road, Harrow 4.3 N/A
Bombay Spice Nashta House 560 Kingsbury Road, London 4.3 460
SimSim Bakery 429 Kingsbury Road, London 4.3 615
Pooja Sweets kingsbury ltd 487 Kingsbury Road, London 4.3 633
Bombay Spice Restaurant & Bar 532, 534 Kingsbury Road, London 4.3 1144
Chilli Masala kingsbury 274 Kingsbury Road, London 4.3 159
Nando’s Kingsbury 658-660 Kingsbury Road, Kingsbury Circle, London 4.3 1168
Lahore Spice 272 Kingsbury Road, London 4.3 416
Pizza Hut Delivery 497 Kingsbury Road, London 4.3 293
Club Marina 244-246 Kingsbury Road, London 4.3 154
Bas Spice 574 Kingsbury Road, London 4.3 2
Mo’s Restaurant 559 Kingsbury Road, London 4.3 134
Andy’s Fish Bar Kingsbury 4.3 N/A
Riya Pure Veg Restaurant 556 Kingsbury Road, London 4.3 1276
Delight Food & wine, flavours of panipuri 513 Kingsbury Road, London 4.3 42
Pani Puri 513A Kingsbury Road, London 4.3 93

Where can you buy groceries in the area

Finally we wouldn’t like to let you down on where to do your grocery shopping in Kingsbury. 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 Kingsbury.

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 Kingsbury

More at-home work means more gym-goers. Major chains make staying active in Kingsbury easy.

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

Pubs in the region

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 Kingsbury – well, not literally, but we wish we had! Here’s our list of the finest pubs in Kingsbury.

Pub name Name Address Description
Beaufort 2 Heritage Avenue Colindale NW9 5AA Newly created (April 2008), upmarket Wells and Young’s pub/diner on the site of former RAF camp near RAF Museum. Mixture of traditional and contemporary styled areas, patio at front and side. Function room available. Food served 11.30-10 Mon-Thu; 10-10 Fri/Sat; 12-9 Sun.
Chandos Arms 31 Colindale Avenue Colindale NW9 5DS Previously known as NEW CHANDOS ; it closed in 2012 but has now had a great refit and a new name. Re-opened in March 2013 to take advantage of the surge of new homes in the Colindale area. Member recently advised it now features a “great real log fire!” The pub is run by one of the members of the singig group Wilde Roses with Anna Tan Real ale availability reduced to 1 handpump.
Moon Under Water 10 Varley Parade, Edgware Road Colindale NW9 6RR A 1990 Wetherspoon’s conversion of a Woolworth store, this is gem of a find in a rather barren area for real ale. The friendly manager likes to promote London brewers and ales from the many handpumps are well maintained. The rear is set out for dining but there is a pub feel in the front with alcove seating. The silent TVs either show news broadcasts or racing which keeps the local clientele happy! For those of you interested, they serve four craft beers on keg; Shipyard, Devil’s Backbone plus two guests. They also showcase a craft beer fridge with many bottles from London breweries.
J.J. Moon’s 551-553 Kingsbury Road London NW9 9EL An early (1988) Wetherspoon’s shop conversion, with TV screens and a children’s certificate (until 20.00). A large, one-room establishment, low ceilings, lots of wood panelling and a raised section at the rear; a rare outlet for real ale in this part of outer London. The pub is pursuing a more adventurous guest beer policy which, in 2013, led to it becoming an accredited member of CAMRA’s LocAle scheme.

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 Kingsbury, 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

Other nearby neighbourhoods

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

Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
Wembley Park See the guide here
Neasden See the guide here
Northwick Park See the guide here
Preston See the guide here
West Hendon See the guide here
Kenton See the guide here
Hendon See the guide here
Colindale See the guide here
Queensbury See the guide here
Wembley Park See the guide here
Neasden See the guide here
Northwick Park See the guide here
Preston See the guide here
West Hendon See the guide here
Kenton See the guide here
Hendon See the guide here
Colindale See the guide here
Queensbury 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

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