Is Woodford Green a nice place to live in?

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Woodford Green is an area of Woodford in East London, England, within the London Borough of Redbridge. It adjoins Buckhurst Hill to the north, Woodford Bridge to the east, South Woodford to the south, and Chingford to the west. Epping Forest runs through Woodford Green in the west of the area, 9.4 miles (15.1 km) north-east of Charing Cross. “

What type of amenities may you need in Woodford Green?

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

Post offices in Woodford Green

Want to send and receive parcels easily? There is no better way to do that than having a post office nearby. Not only do they provide post services but post office in Woodford Green can provide a wide range of services such as: sending money or subscribing post insurance. Here is the list of post offices in your next area

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Snakes Lane Post Office 94 Snakes Lane East, Woodford Green 3.2 35
Feelings 26 The Broadway, Woodford Green 4.8 12
The Broadway Post Office 26 The Broadway, Woodford Green 2.6 18
Station Way Post Office 38 Station Way, Buckhurst Hill 2.7 7

Hospitals, pharmacies and doctors in the area of Woodford Green

Woodford Green 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
Life Line Screening St Pauls Church Hall, Chigwell Road, Woodford Green N/A N/A
Roding Valley Medical Centre – Drs Oraelosi & Partners 178 Snakes Lane East, Woodford Green 2.6 98

What schools are nearby in Woodford Green?

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

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Romanian Furniture 317 Snakes Lane East, Woodford Green, London N/A N/A
Children’s Resource Centre, Ray Lodge 91 Ray Lodge Road, Woodford Green N/A N/A
Chestnut Nursery School (Ray Lodge) 91 Ray Lodge Road, Woodford Green 5 2
Greenway Kindergarten The Old Pavilion Ashton Playing Fields, 598 Chigwell Road, Woodford Green N/A N/A
Kumon Maths & English Elderberries Day Centre, Broadmead Road, Woodford Green N/A N/A
SpectacularKidz Preschool Nursery Woodford 150 Broadmead Road, Woodford Green 4.2 5
Orchard Childrens Centre Liston Way, Woodford Green 2.2 5
Sure Education (Maths and English Tutors) 45 Latchingdon Gardens, Woodford Green N/A N/A
Ray Lodge Primary School Snakes Lane East, Woodford Green 4.2 28
Woodbridge High School High School, Mallards Road, Woodford Green 3.5 31
Rising Stars Day Nursery and Preschool Prospect Road, Woodford Green 5 11
One Learning English, Maths & Science Tuition – Woodford St Barnabas Church Hall, Snakes Lane East, Woodford Green 5 11
Bridge Childrens Services Ltd Within Ashton Playing Fields 598 Chigwell Road, Woodford Green 5 1
Mallards Wood Daycare & Preschool 157, 159 Saint Barnabas Road, Woodford Green 3.5 11
Orchard Kids After School Club 150 Broadmead Road, Woodford Green N/A N/A
Play & Learn Nursery & Pre-School Chigwell Road, Woodford Green, London 4.6 24
Porter Tennis Monkham’s Lane, Woodford Green N/A N/A
Tzu Chi Academy London (TCML Woodford – Taiwan Centre Mandarin Learning) 倫敦慈濟人文學校 GB London, Saint Barnabas Road, Woodford, Woodford Green 5 3
The Ark Daycare Nurseries Limited 349a Chigwell Road, Woodford Green N/A N/A
Singing Teacher 36 Glengall Road, Woodford Green N/A N/A

Tube & Train stations nearby the area of Woodford Green

Most want transit less than a 15 minute walk from home. We put together train and tube stations in Woodford Green to help find the optimal area for you. It could be that you don’t mind walking or it could be that public transport is necessary for you to get around.

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Woodford Snakes Lane East, Woodford Green 4.2 51
Roding Valley Station Way, Buckhurst Hill 4.3 24

What to do in the area of Woodford Green

Woodford Green 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 Woodford Green. To simplify you the task of finding the page here is the link to see the upcoming events in Woodford Green. Also having a clear view of what is available in Woodford Green 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.

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

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

Gyms and leisure centre in the area of Woodford Green

As remote work becomes more prevalent, there’s a corresponding rise in gym attendance to maintain fitness. With options like David Lloyd, TheGym, and others, Woodford Green could be instrumental in helping you stay in shape – a valuable amenity in close proximity.

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 area

As Londoners, we cherish our local pubs. Woodford Green has some great go-to spots. From smaller, more family run chains to larger pubs like WeatherSpoons, there is a pub for everyone in the area.

Pub name Name Address Description
Royal Oak Pub & Kitchen 320 Hale End Road / Oak Hill Hale End (Woodford Green) IG8 9LN Dating from 1906, this pub re-opened in early August 2014 after extensive refurbishment including a dining room. Single bar with air-conditioning, double glazing, wooden floors and exposed brickwork. Two large TV screens. Garden

Museums & Galleries

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 Woodford Green, 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

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 Woodford Green, 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
Belgique Cafe and Patisserie 11 The Broadway, London, Woodford Green 4.3 102
Favorite Chicken Woodford Green 2, Rex Parade, Snakes Lane East, Woodford Green 4.3 162
Shepherds Cafe 108 Snakes Lane East, Woodford Green 4.3 159
Temple Jubilee Parade, Snakes Lane East, Woodford Green 4.3 265
Papadoms Indian Takeaway 130A Snakes Lane East, Woodford Green 4.3 10
Shish Restaurant 23A The Broadway, Woodford Green 4.3 221
Eatalian Woodford/Chigwell – Italian food to take away since 1998 536 Chigwell Road, Woodford Green 4.3 126
Chigwell BBQ Meze 526 Chigwell Road, Woodford Green 4.3 121
米 kome japanese sushi 606 Chigwell Road, Woodford Green 4.3 267
T’z Peri Peri 644 Chigwell Road, Woodford Green 4.3 459
Rosso Restaurant 1 The Broadway, Woodford Green 4.3 500
Lapan Cooking Classes 25 The Rodings, Snakes Lane East, Woodford Green 4.3 23
Domino’s Pizza – London – Woodford Green 1, Rex Parade, Snakes Lane East, Woodford Green 4.3 174
White Swan 30 The Broadway, Woodford Green 4.3 230
Pizza Hut Delivery Rex Parade, 3 Snakes Lane East, Woodford Green 4.3 124
Phoenix house 347 Chigwell Road, Woodford Green 4.3 126
Bombay Spice Woodford 345 Chigwell Road, Woodford Green 4.3 56
Zashish 126 Snakes Lane East, Woodford Green 4.3 2
Uptown Jamaican 130A Snakes Lane East, Woodford Green 4.3 11
Al’s Pop Up Brunch 108 Snakes Lane East, Woodford Green 4.3 3

Parks and green spaces in Woodford Green

One of London’s best features is its many green spaces. See if Woodford Green 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

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 Woodford Green, 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

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What do you think about Woodford Green?

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

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You are not 100% sure that you want to move in Woodford Green? Check out our other guides about some nearby areas. You might find your next neighbourhood. The following tables shows the nearby areas within a 3.5km radius.

Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
Snaresbrook See the guide here
South Woodford See the guide here
Woodford See the guide here
Highams Park See the guide here
Chigwell See the guide here
Buckhurst Hill See the guide here
Chingford See the guide here
Snaresbrook See the guide here
South Woodford See the guide here
Woodford See the guide here
Highams Park See the guide here
Chigwell See the guide here
Buckhurst Hill See the guide here
Chingford See the guide here

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