Is Oakwood made for you? Our guide of the area

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Oakwood is a suburban area of north London, in the London Borough of Enfield. It is situated within the Southgate postal area and was, historically, the southernmost area of Enfield Chase. “

The amenities you might need in Oakwood

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

What schools are nearby in Oakwood?

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

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Southgate School Sussex Way, Cockfosters, Barnet, Cockfosters 3.8 18
The After-School Learning Centre 1 Oakwood Parade, London 4.8 40
Salcombe Preparatory School Green Road, London N/A N/A
Salcombe School Infants Department Green Road, London 5 2
Blue Planet Montessori Nursery School Debohun House, Minchenden Association Sports Ground, Bramley Road, London 5 3
De Bohun Nursery Green Road, London 4.2 23
Simon Vasey Drums 9 Sheringham Avenue, London N/A N/A
Shining Stars Day Nursery 62 Chase Road, London 4 27
St Thomas’s Nursery St Thomas’s Church Hall Complex, Prince George Avenue, London 5 9
Vita et Pax Preparatory School 6a Priory Close, Green Road, London 4.6 9
Southgate School east gate Barnet N/A N/A
De Bohun Primary School De Bohun Primary School, Green Road, London 5 4
Green Oaks Day Nursery Jubilee Cottage, Enfield Road, Enfield 5 9
Shepcot House Playgroup Shepcot House, Cowper Gardens, London N/A N/A

In Oakwood, what tube and train stations are nearby?

We assembled the train and tube stations of Oakwood 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
Oakwood London 4.3 129

Post offices of Oakwood

Nearby post offices simplify sending and getting packages. Oakwood 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
Bramley Road Post Office 209 Bramley Road, London 2.5 36

Hospitals, pharmacies and doctors in the area of Oakwood

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.


Things we love about Oakwood

Oakwood 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, Oakwood has something for your tastes. Explore spots below to get a feel for life here.

Gyms and leisure centre in the area of Oakwood

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

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

What type of green space is there in Oakwood?

One of London’s best assets is its green spaces. See if Oakwood 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


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

We have not found any great pubs in this area. If we were wrong, tell us in the comments the name and address of your local pub. We’ll amend this page. Would be a shame not to let people know what is your hidden gem!

Where can you buy groceries in the area

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 Oakwood, 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.

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

Museums & Galleries

An area lives because of the people who live, work and interact. Art is a great way to discover an area in a new way. If you are looking to move in Oakwood we definitely recommend that you check for galleries, museums and other cultural institutions. They provide a great source of enjoyment over the 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

What kind of restaurants are there?

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


How’s the local life around Oakwood

There are always activities happening in lively Oakwood. Timeout posts weekly on events there, so browse their site for ideas. We included a link to their Oakwood page to make finding local happenings easier. Getting to know a new area is easier with an overview of offerings and locations. Our map pulls together property price info and other details from this article to give you a Oakwood snapshot.

Other areas nearby

Tell us what you think of Oakwood

As well as helping out the other people out if they were to search on our blog, you will be helping us out in understanding you better by telling us your opinion of Oakwood. So we would love to hear what you think of the area of Oakwood which could help people find valuable insights into moving nearby too.

Let us know what you think of our guide of Oakwood

We need your help to make our guides more useful for our readers.

Whenever you’re not sure about if you want to move into an area for sure, making sure that you have considered your other options is important to confirm a decision or perhaps sway you in another direction. Find some other nearby regions to help you make a decision about Oakwood.

Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
Arnos Grove See the guide here
Forestdale See the guide here
Palmers Green See the guide here
Southgate See the guide here
East Barnet See the guide here
Winchmore Hill See the guide here
Bush Hill See the guide here
Cockfosters See the guide here
New Barnet See the guide here
Enfield Town See the guide here
Arnos Grove See the guide here
Forestdale See the guide here
Palmers Green See the guide here
Southgate See the guide here
East Barnet See the guide here
Winchmore Hill See the guide here
Bush Hill See the guide here
Cockfosters See the guide here
New Barnet See the guide here
Enfield Town See the guide here

Have you planned to buy or sell a property here? Make sure you check out our property prices guides and analysis before you decide to buy or sell.

Postcode area Link to our property price guide
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