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

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Leyton is a town in east London, England, within the London Borough of Waltham Forest. It borders Walthamstow to the north, Leytonstone to the east, and Stratford to the south, with Clapton, Hackney Wick and Homerton, across the River Lea, to the west. The area includes New Spitalfields Market, Leyton Orient Football Club, as well as part of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. The town consists largely of terraced houses built between 1870 and 1910, interspersed with some modern housing estates. It is 6.2 miles (10 km) north-east of Charing Cross. “

In Leyton, what things may you need?

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

Are there many post offices in the region of Leyton?

Nearby post offices make sending and getting packages a breeze. Post office branches in Leyton 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
Leyton Post Office 609-611 Lea Bridge Road, London 4.4 79
Lea Bridge Post Office & Newsagents 333 Lea Bridge Road, London 4.2 60
Royal Mail Parcel Postbox London 1 1
AZ Bargain 609-611 Lea Bridge Road, London 4.2 13
Leyton High Road (354) Post Office 354 Leyton High Road, London 2.8 25

Tube & Train stations in and around Leyton

We assembled the train and tube stations of Leyton in a convenient table below so you can find the best location for you to live if transport connections are important to you.

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Leyton Midland Road Greater, Midland Road, London 3.5 43

Schools in and around the area of Leyton

Having a nearby school is a plus when moving. Below are schools located by Leyton. This table is especially important to pay attention to if you are trying to find a place for your child to learn in the next few years.

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Lantern of Knowledge Muslim Boys’ School 36 Lindley Road, London 3.9 21
George Mitchell Primary School Byron Road, London 4.8 4
Belmont Park School 101 Leyton Green Road, London 5 1
George Mitchell Nursery 190 Vicarage Road, London N/A N/A
George Mitchell School Farmer Road, Leyton 4.1 9
Kumon Maths & English Leyton Sports Ground, 485 High Road, London 4.8 10
Noor Ul Islam Pre School 715 High Road Leyton, London 5 1
The Learning Hub Leyton – Tuition Centre 716 High Road, London 4.6 19
New dimensions Training Centre 23A, 23B, 806 High Road Leyton, London N/A N/A
E17 Guitar Club 458 Hoe Street, London 4 1
Early Learners Centre Pre School Nursery St. Mary’s Parish Hall, 72 Lindley Road, London 5 3
Doreen Hoppe Lea Bridge Road, London N/A N/A
Mulberry Day Nursery 70 Canterbury Road, London 3.7 6
Foster Hall Wellesley Road, London 4.3 16
Norlington School and 6th Form Norlington Road, London 3 18
Willow Brook Primary School Academic 190 Church Road, London 4.2 32
St Josephs Junior School St Joseph’s Catholic Junior School, 150 Vicarage Road, London 3.7 3
Smilers Nursery 29A Vicarage Road, London 4.6 10
BSGS College – Leyton 806 High Road Leyton, London N/A N/A
Thomas Gamuel Primary School 1 Colchester Road, London 3.3 9

Health amenities that are in Leyton

Leyton 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
Health Revivals Health Revivals, London N/A N/A
Grange Park Medical Centre 16 Grange Park Road, London N/A N/A

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

What makes the heart of Leyton? 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 Leyton to help you decide as to whether to move there or not.

Are there any good pubs in Leyton?

Being Londoners ourselves, at Cozee, we hold a strong bond with our regular visits to the local pub every week. Why should your experience be any different in your new home? That’s why we’ve thoroughly tested and reviewed all the pubs in Leyton. While we didn’t get the chance to personally visit each one, we certainly wish we could have. Here’s the curated list of the finest pubs in Leyton.

Pub name Name Address Description
Lock Inn 26 East Bay Lane, Here East London E15 2GW Canal side bar with outside seating. Interior is simple with 8 taps and 2 cask ales. Food is Burgers & pizzas

The range of gyms in Leyton

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

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

Green space in the city of Leyton

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 Leyton in more detail.

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

Are there a lot of supermarkets in Leyton?

Grocery shopping is something that people do all the time, so it would make sense to want to find out where the nearest shopping centres are in your area. In Leyton, Take a look at the major supermarkets nearby, so you know where to go grocery shopping if you are to make this place your home.

Supermarket/Grocery store name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Sainsbury’s 614 Finchley Road, London 4 1654
Poziomka LTD 88 Golders Green Road, London 4.1 209
Sainsbury’s Local 29-37 Golders Green Road, London 3.7 136
Seoul Plaza 136 Golders Green Road, London 4.5 378
Tesco Express 136-144 Golders Green Road, London 3.3 84
Miah’s Oriental Foods 84 Golders Green Road, London 4.8 24
Golders Green London 107 Golders Green Road, London 4.2 32
Buy2save International Supermarket 26 Golders Green Road, London 4.3 301

The types of restaurants

Leyton has a range of different eateries. This is important for someone who is moving to an area who wants to be able to eat out and not cook every day. The below table gives you an overview of what options you have.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Heart & Soul 512 Lea Bridge Road, London 4.3 70
Indiano Pizza Leyton 631 Lea Bridge Road, London 4.3 275
Chestersway chicken & Pizza 773 High Road Leyton, London 4.3 112
GRILLER Leyton 805 High Road Leyton, London 4.3 N/A
KFC Leyton – Lea Bridge Road 590 Lea Bridge Road, London 4.3 1834
Dixy 686 High Road Leyton, London 4.3 35
Perky Blenders – Project 660 660 High Road Leyton, London 4.3 223
Subway 666 High Road Leyton, London 4.3 44
Chicken & Grill 642 High Road Leyton, London 4.3 4
Brunch Cafe & Grill London 698 High Road Leyton, London 4.3 105
Royal Chicken & Pizza 381 Hoe Street, London 4.3 91
New Lagos Island Restaurant 417 Lea Bridge Road, London 4.3 251
Oganniku Restaurant London 381 Hoe Street, London 4.3 16
Dixy Chicken 646 Lea Bridge Road, London 4.3 332
Khan G Kababish London 341 Lea Bridge Road, London 4.3 366
Shahi Grill 422 Hoe Street, London 4.3 1
Crave Caribbean Restaurant 323A Lea Bridge Road, London 4.3 196
Unfry 422 Hoe Street, London 4.3 8
Sushi & Poke House London 416 Hoe Street, London 4.3 92
HARVEST SEAFOODS LTD Unit 3, Leyton Business Centre, Etloe Road, London 4.3 3

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 Leyton, we highly suggest exploring the local galleries, museums, and cultural establishments. These venues offer delightful experiences, especially on weekends.

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

How’s the local life around Leyton

Leyton is vibrant with life, activities and to find out what to do in your area we recommend you to have a look at websites like Timeout. Timeout updates on a weekly basis things to do in Leyton. To simplify you the task of finding the page here is the link to see the upcoming events in Leyton. Also having a clear view of what is available in Leyton and where is a great way to project yourself within this new area. This is why we created the following map where we gathered all the information you will find in this article.

Other nearby neighbourhoods

You could find your new neighbourhood in an area that is nearby and similar to Leyton. Check out some of our other guides on places nearby so you’re sure your ideal place to buy a property isn’t next door.

Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
Stratford See the guide here
Hackney Wick See the guide here
Maryland See the guide here
Homerton See the guide here
Hackney Marshes See the guide here
Cann Hall See the guide here
Lower Clapton See the guide here
Temple Mills See the guide here
Leytonstone See the guide here
Upper Clapton See the guide here
Epsom See the guide here
Wanstead See the guide here
Arkley See the guide here
Snaresbrook See the guide here
Walthamstow See the guide here
Stratford See the guide here
Hackney Wick See the guide here
Maryland See the guide here
Homerton See the guide here
Hackney Marshes See the guide here
Cann Hall See the guide here
Lower Clapton See the guide here
Temple Mills See the guide here
Leytonstone See the guide here
Upper Clapton See the guide here
Epsom See the guide here
Wanstead See the guide here
Arkley See the guide here
Snaresbrook See the guide here
Walthamstow See the guide here

Are you looking to buy or sell a property in this area? Have a look at our detailed analysis of the postcodes below

Postcode area Link to our property price guide
E15 See our property price guide for E15
E10 See our property price guide for E10
E5 See our property price guide for E5

We value your opinion about the area of Leyton

It would be great to get your opinion on what you think about Leyton. It could help other people who are moving into the area of Leyton as well as help us understand you better too.

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