Is Norbury made for you? Our guide of the area

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Norbury is an area of south London. It shares the postcode London SW16 with neighbouring Streatham. Norbury is 6.7 miles (10.8 km) south of Charing Cross. “

What type of amenities may you need in Norbury?

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

Tube & Train stations nearby the area of Norbury

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 Norbury to help you find what would be the best location for you to move in. There are 1 train or tube stations within the Norbury area. Here are the main ones

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Norbury London Road, London 3.8 96

Schools around Norbury

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

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Nuffield Health Norbury Fitness & Wellbeing Gym 1212 London Road, Norbury, London 2.4 128
Kensington Avenue Primary School Kensington Avenue, Thornton Heath 4 23
Daffodils Day Nursery 189 Norbury Crescent, London 5 3
Betty Wivell Academy of Performing Arts Beech Road, London 5 6
Tenderlinks Day Nursery – Norbury 1212 London Road, London 4.7 23
Bass Guitar Tuition 83 Dalmeny Avenue, London 5 3
LaDels Day Nursery Highbury Community Centre, Highbury Avenue, Thornton Heath 4.9 14
Norbury High School for Girls Kensington Avenue, Thornton Heath 3 42
Norbury Manor Primary School Abingdon Road, London 2.7 14
Luca Vocal Coach 38 County Road, Thornton Heath 5 3
Playhouse Montessori 1A Dunbar Avenue, London 4.5 2
Purple Panda Nursery 53 Norbury Crescent, London 5 4
London Graduate School 1354 London Road, London N/A N/A
Growing Beans Nursery Preschool 1383 London Road, London 5 3
Norbury Learning Centre 1385 London Road, London 3.9 7
Little rayes daycare 24 Norbury Court Road, London 5 16
Educare Montessori 24 Norbury Court Road, London N/A N/A
Daffodils Day Nursery 269 Norbury Avenue, London 4.1 9
Growing Beans Norbury 1516 London Road, London 5 11
Morgan’s Playhouse childcare services Tylecroft Road, Norbury, London 5 11

Are there many post offices in the region of Norbury?

Nearby post offices simplify sending and getting packages. Norbury 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
Norbury Post Office 1511 London Road, London 1.8 158

The number of hospitals, pharmacies and doctors in Norbury

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.


Is the local life vibrant in Norbury

It could be that Norbury has a lively atmosphere with many activities happening and there are ways to find this out. To discover what to do in your area, we recommend looking at sites like Timeout that list weekly events in Norbury. We want to make finding things easy, so here’s a link to see upcoming happenings in Norbury. Also, knowing what’s available in Norbury and where helps when getting to know a new place. That’s why we made a map with property price info from this article to simplify your search.

In Norbury, what are some things we love?

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

In Norbury, is there a lot of green space?

One of London’s best features is the large array of public parks and green spaces. See if Norbury 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

Gyms in Norbury

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

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

Restaurants in the area

Norbury has a range of different places to eat. From Chinese, Indian or Italian ones, your area is vibrant with life and if you are a foodie you will surely find what you are looking for here.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Papa Johns Pizza 1348, 1350 London Road, Norbury, London 4.3 172
Mammas Pizza Mammas Pizza, 1517 London Road, London 4.3 210
The Railway Cafe Bar London The Railway Cafe Bar, 1480 London Road, London 4.3 24
Golden City Takeaway 574 Streatham High Road, London 4.3 78
Griller Norbury 1420 London Road, London 4.3 318
Hap Lee Chinese Nationwide Financial Services Ltd, 1585-1587, London Road, London 4.3 102
Kings Chicken, London 1369 London Road, London 4.3 36
Woks Cooking 1453 London Road, London 4.3 362
Affogato 1457 London Road, London 4.3 673
Tandoor Indian 1459 London Road, London 4.3 128
Chicken Cottage 1426 London Road, London 4.3 190
Subway Norbury (Halal) 1491 London Road, Norbury, London 4.3 220
Charsi Karahi 1553 London Road, London 4.3 511
Sorrento In 1168 London Road, London 4.3 476
Touch Afrik Authentic African Cuisine 445 Streatham High Road, London 4.3 48
Rodeos Burgers and Shakes 1064 London Road, Thornton Heath 4.3 773
Yeung Express Chinese Takeaway 1053 London Road, Thornton Heath 4.3 137
Chicken Maxx Thornton Heath 1058 London Road, Thornton Heath 4.3 70
Domino’s Pizza – London – Norbury 1353 London Road, Norbury, London 4.3 142
Halwa Poori House 1033 London Road, Thornton Heath 4.3 765

Museums & Galleries in the area

Art helps discover an area’s culture. Galleries and museums are great weekend enjoyment and you can find where all the fun is happening by checking out the museum and galleries table for Norbury below.

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 there a lot of supermarkets in Norbury?

Out of all the other services in Norbury, 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 Norbury.

Supermarket/Grocery store name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Waitrose & Partners John Barnes 199 Finchley Road, London 4.3 994
M&S Food To Go Royal Free Hospital, Pond Street, Yeomans Way, London 3.8 37
M&S Simply Food Finchley Road Swiss Cottage, Uxbridge Road, 283, London 4.1 199
Nisa Local 9-10 Dunboyne Road, London 3.9 60
Kavanagh’s Budgens 199-205 Haverstock Hill, London 4 675
SK MART 17 Goldhurst Terrace, South Hampstead, London 4.3 82
M&S Simply Food Pond Street Hampstead, Excise Walk 3B-4A, London 4.2 538
Tesco Express 44-46 England’s Lane, Belsize Park, London 2.5 93
Pomona 179 Haverstock Hill, London 4.4 57
Tesco Express 4-8 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm, London N/A N/A
Tesco Express 17-21 Northways Parade, London 3 33
Q & T Grocery 3 Harben Parade, Finchley Road, London 4.3 400
Poundland 143-145 Finchley Road, London 3.7 9
Hampstead Supermarket 5, Heath Health Care, 3 Elm Terrace, Constantine Road, London 3.9 30
Natural Natural Finchley Road 1 Goldhurst Terrace, London 4.6 324
ALDI 255 Finchley Road, London 4.2 180

Are there any good pubs in Norbury?

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

Pub name Name Address Description
Moon Under Water 1327 London Road Norbury SW16 4AU This JD Wetherspoon pub serves the shopping centre of Norbury on one side and the residential areas of Pollards Hill on the other.

Other nearby areas

You could find your new neighbourhood in an area that is nearby and similar to Norbury. 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
Thornton Heath See the guide here
Selhurst See the guide here
Pollards Hill See the guide here
Mitcham See the guide here
Woodmansterne See the guide here
Streatham Vale See the guide here
Upper Norwood See the guide here
Crystal Palace See the guide here
Crown Point See the guide here
Gipsy Hill See the guide here
Furzedown See the guide here
West Norwood See the guide here
Streatham Park See the guide here
Streatham See the guide here
Thornton Heath See the guide here
Selhurst See the guide here
Pollards Hill See the guide here
Mitcham See the guide here
Woodmansterne See the guide here
Streatham Vale See the guide here
Upper Norwood See the guide here
Crystal Palace See the guide here
Crown Point See the guide here
Gipsy Hill See the guide here
Furzedown See the guide here
West Norwood See the guide here
Streatham Park See the guide here
Streatham See the guide here

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Comment below your thoughts about Norbury

It would be great to hear what you think about Norbury. 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 Norbury below. Please leave some feedback if you have a moment

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