A guide to living in Archway N19

Archway is a fast developing residential area in North London. It's known for its beautiful Victorian style homes and modern apartment blocks. The area is massively popular with young professionals mainly due to its central location and eclectic mix of people. Archway is one of Londons busiest areas, Junction Road is widely used and is home to excellent Turkish and Asian grocers, independent shops, cafes and world renowned eateries.

If you are moving home in Archway you'll love the stalls on a Saturday at Archway Market. You'll be able to find free-range meats, vegetables and baked foods.

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What residents of Archway love to do

Exercises benches and a full-length weights rack at Archway Leisure Centre.

Archway Leisure Centre

Archway Leisure Centre is a go-to gym choice for Archway residents and people moving to Archway for the first time. It's a state-of-the-art facility boasting a full gymnasium with cardio machines, free weights and calisthenics equipment. They also have a full-size swimming pool with a flume tube and two smaller spa pools. You can also enjoy their newly built sauna and steam rooms to relax your muscles after a heavy workout.

Archway Leisure Centre (Archway)
Interior of St Johns Tavern with table set waiting for customers to arrive.

St John's Tavern

St John's Tavern is an iconic pub in Archway, London. The pub was beautifully restored at the hands of English Heritage and has a delicious British menu to compliment their brilliant drinks menu. They have over 600 4.5 star ratings on Google and is loved by the Trip Advisor community. If you're looking to move home in Archway, you'll definitely want to check out St John's Tavern.

St John's Tavern (Archway)
Outside of King Fisher in Archway.

King Fisher

King Fisher is a famous Fish and Chip takeaway in Archway. They are loved by residents of Archway and we don't blame them! They have over eighty 4 star ratings on Google. A huge bonus is that their prices are incredibly reasonable for a London chippy!

King Fisher (Archway)

Moving home with kids? Check out these schools in Archway

Outside of Central Saint Martins campus in Archway.

Central Saint Martins Archway Campus

Central Saint Martins is an art school in London. They are apart of the University of the Arts London. They offer full-time and part-time courses for foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate. Central Saint Martins is world renowned for their stellar capabilities in producing world-class art talent.

Central Saint Martins (Archway)
A child climbing a tree outside Yurbury Primary School.

Yerbury Primary School

Yerbury Primary is a friendly school where they encourage all children to be articulate, caring and confident. They provide all pupils with a happy and calm atmosphere whilst setting an incredibly high standard of behaviour and work. If you're planning to move home in Archway with children, we'd recommend that you check them out.

Yerbury Primary School (Archway)
A group of multi-cultural primary school children playing in the assembly hall at St Johns in Archway.

Saint John's Upper Holloway Church of England Primary School

Saint John's CoE Primary school is built on a strong set of Christian values. They believe that every child is unique and gifted by God. They believe strongly in a high standard of teaching whilst celebrating diversity. Although it is a Christian school, they welcome children from any faith.

Saint John's Church of England Primary School (Archway)

Local information for Archway residents

Black and white council tax bill for Archway.

Archway Council Tax

Archway is a district in the London Borough of Islington. Archway is currently governed by the Labour Party.

The band D council tax is £1530 per annum.

Archway Council Tax
Busy commuters walking into Archway tube station.

Archway Tube Station

Archway Underground Tube Station sits between zone 2 and 3. It is served by the Northern Line. Trains generally operate every 2-5 minutes.

Archway Tube Station
Red London number 17 bus at a bus stop travelling towards Archway, London.

Archway Buses

The following buses can be taken from Archway: 4, 210, 271, C11, W5. Buses run throughout the day and night and generally operate every 4-7 minutes.

Archway Buses

Moving home in Archway? Check out these estate agents

Outside of Bairstow and Eve estate agents in Archway.

Bairstow Eves (Archway)

Bairstow Eves (Archway)
Shop front of JTM estate agents in Archway.

JTM Homes (Archway)

JTM Homes (Archway)
Exterior of David Andrew estate agents at night with the sign lit up.

David Andrew (Archway)

David Andrew (Archway)

Explore Archway and Surrounding Areas

Archway N19 is surrounded by upmarket areas. There is no shortage of areas for you to explore.

Check out the local neighbourhood: Highgate, Muswell Hill, Islington

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