Is Preston a nice place to live in?

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Preston is a small locality in northwest London. It forms part of the London Borough of Brent and the northern part of Wembley. It is a residential suburb containing Preston Road Station with some stores on either side. The area to the station’s north is covered under the HA3 postcode and is, along with the area around South Kenton station to the west, normally considered part of Kenton. “

How’s the local life around Preston

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

What type of amenities may you need in Preston?

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

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

Preston has 1 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

Schools in and around the area of Preston

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

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Abbey Kempo Dojo Wembley, Preston Road, Wembley. 5 1
Kumon Maths & English 72A The Avenue, Wembley 5 10
Montessori by Busy Bees Kenton 120 Preston Hill, Harrow 3.9 23
Preston Park Primary School College Road, Wembley 4.3 19
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
Preston Road Multicultural Nursery School 114 Carlton Avenue East, Wembley 4.7 3
John Billam Resource Centre Woodcock Hill, Harrow N/A N/A
Harmony Montessori Nursery School Park Cricket Pavilion, Preston, Montpelier Rise, Wembley 5 2
Buckingham Montessori School 309 Preston Road, Harrow 5 9
Future Stars Nursery 157 Preston Road, Wembley 4.8 64
Wembley Thirlmere Gardens, Wembley N/A N/A
Preston Manor Lower School off Princess Avenue, Carlton Avenue East, Wembley 3 2
Strathcona Day Centre Strathcona Road, Wembley N/A N/A
little ones school Regal Way, Harrow N/A N/A
Windermere nursery Windermere Avenue, Wembley N/A N/A
Roe Green Strathcona School Strathcona Road, Wembley 4.3 3
Baseline Educational Services Belvedere Way, London N/A N/A
msi580AMD 85 Pempath Place, Wembley N/A N/A
Byron Court Primary School Spencer Road, Wembley 4.1 25

Post offices in the area of Preston

Looking for convenient parcel handling? Having a nearby post office is the optimal solution. Beyond standard postal services, the post offices in Preston can be found by checking out the table below.

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Preston Road Post Office 267-269 Preston Road, Harrow 1.9 84
Windermere Avenue Post Office 126 Windermere Avenue, Wembley 2.2 24

Tube & Train stations within the region of Preston

Train and tube stations in Preston 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:

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
South Kenton Windermere Avenue 4.4 23
Preston Road Wembley, Harrow 4.4 54

In Preston, what are some things we love?

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

What supermarkets are there?

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 Preston, 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

Green space in the city of Preston

One of London’s best features is its many green spaces. See if Preston offers space for strolls or picnics.

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 range of gyms in Preston

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, Preston 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


Preston is rich in restaurants, from Indian, Chinese or Italian ones, your area is vibrant with life and the foodies that you may be will surely find what you are looking for.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
The Preston 161 Preston Road, London 4.3 1534
Domino’s Pizza – London – Preston Road 218 Preston Road, London, Wembley 4.3 144
Wings 294 Preston Road, Harrow 4.3 260
Kenton Spice 112 Windermere Avenue, Wembley 4.3 95
CLS Airline Supplies Limited 2.16, Wembley Commercial Center, East Lane, North Wembley, Middlesex 4.3 N/A
Shiv Shakti Foods 314 Preston Road, Harrow 4.3 96
Club 182 182-184 Preston Road, Wembley 4.3 380
Tasty Garden 316 Preston Road, Harrow 4.3 92
Blue Oyster 190 Preston Road, Wembley 4.3 411
Fancy Chicken ‘N’ Pizza 228, 226 Preston Road, Wembley 4.3 154
Subway 207 Preston Road, London, Wembley 4.3 51
Top Taste 269A Preston Road, Harrow 4.3 17
Boston Peri Peri Chicken 263 Preston Road, Harrow 4.3 141
Shafina Sweets and Savouries 282 Preston Road, Wembley, Harrow 4.3 N/A
Gusto (Italian Restaurant) 272 Preston Road, Harrow 4.3 164
Preston Kebab House Wembley 249 Preston Road, Wembley, Harrow 4.3 100
Restaurant Romanesc ‘La Vanea’ 237 Preston Road, Wembley 4.3 22
2pl Dragon Chinese 224 Preston Road, Wembley 4.3 100
Maeme’s Wembley 222 Preston Road, Wembley 4.3 295
Spice n Bites 222 Elmstead Avenue, Preston Road, Wembley 4.3 1

Museums & Galleries in the region

An area thrives through its people and their interactions. Discover Preston through its art scene by exploring galleries, museums, and cultural institutions, providing enjoyable weekend activities and contributing to the vibrant community.

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

Public houses of Preston

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

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!

Other areas nearby

If you are not completely sure that you want to move the area check out our other guides about cities in the nearby vicinity

Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
Tokyngton See the guide here
Wembley See the guide here
Wembley Central See the guide here
Sudbury Hill See the guide here
Sudbury See the guide here
Wembley Park See the guide here
North Wembley See the guide here
Neasden See the guide here
Northwick Park See the guide here
Harrow See the guide here
Kenton See the guide here
Kingsbury See the guide here
Queensbury See the guide here
Wealdstone See the guide here
Tokyngton See the guide here
Wembley See the guide here
Wembley Central See the guide here
Sudbury Hill See the guide here
Sudbury See the guide here
Wembley Park See the guide here
North Wembley See the guide here
Neasden See the guide here
Northwick Park See the guide here
Harrow See the guide here
Kenton See the guide here
Kingsbury See the guide here
Queensbury See the guide here
Wealdstone See the guide here

Looking for a detailed analysis of the property market? Check out our analysis at a postcode level here.

Postcode area Link to our property price guide
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Tell us what you think of Preston

We would love to hear what people like you think of Preston. Not only your experience there is valuable to us to understand what makes this area desirable but it might also help people moving into the area feel welcome and feel part of the Preston ‘s community.

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