Located just 9.5 miles from Charing Cross junction in London, Edgware is a popular town sitting in the London Borough of Barnet and the London Borough of Harrow. As well as excellent connectivity with the capital and ideal for commuters, there are plenty of green spaces, family days out, and things to do in Edgware and Northern Greater London.
If you’re considering moving to Edgware or the surrounding areas of Borehamwood, Barnet, Mill Hill, and Watford, check out these five things you need to know before moving to Edgware.
Edgware is great for families
Edgware may be an ideal place to move to if you have children in education due to its fantastic choice of primary schools, the catchment area for secondary schools and its proximity to Barnet and Southgate College. Some of the primary schools in Edgware to achieve Ofsted’s ‘Outstanding’ rating include The Orion Primary School, Goldbeaters Primary School and St Bernadette’s Catholic Primary School in nearby Harrow.
Discover fun things to do in Edgware for you and the family, including visiting the Royal Air Force Museum London, exploring Edgwarebury Park or playing crazy golf at Lost Jungle London.
Edgware is great for business
Another thing to know about Edgware is that it’s a London business hub and an ideal location for growing businesses and exciting start-ups moving to the area. If you choose Edgware as your business location, you’ll benefit from a convenient location, fantastic connectivity, and great networking opportunities.
Over the years, Edgware has been home to a range of industries, including the fast-growing gaming industry, with companies such as Argonaut Games once choosing Edgware for its head office. Today, Edgware is home to The Self Storage Industry, Broadwalk Shopping Centre, a thriving town centre and much more.
Edgware is great for commuters
Edgware is a great place to live for regular commuting to Central London. From Edgware Underground Station (the last station on the Northern Line, Zone 5) commuters can reach London Euston train station in just 26 minutes or Leicester Square Underground Station in 30 minutes.
Edgware also benefits from other underground stations, including Burnt Oak (Zone 4 Northern line), Canons Park (Zone 5) and Queensbury (Zone 4 on the Jubilee Line).
Moving to Edgware also means you’ll benefit from connectivity to towns such as Luton and St Albans via the 24-hour Thameslink Line service from Mill Hill Broadway station.
There’s plenty to do in Edgware
As well as exploring over 50 acres of Edgwarebury Park, scaling The Arch Climbing Wall and enjoying some retail therapy at The Broadwalk Shopping Centre, the residents of Edgware have plenty of options for family days out and fun activities.
Nearby attractions include Canons Park in Harrow, Bentley Priory Museum in Stanmore, and The Stranger Things Experience in Brent Cross.
Professional Self-Storage in Edgware
If you’re planning to move to Edgware, Mill Hill, Borehamwood, Barnet or Watford, then you need to know about our professional self-storage services at The Self Storage Company.
The modern and secure self-storage facility offers affordable home storage and business storage in Edgware. Our range of differently-sized Edgware storage units, from 10sqft to 275sqft, are perfect for use whether you’re storing business stock, moving home or simply decluttering. We also offer student storage and a complete range of packing supplies from our on-site box shop.
Choose The Self Storage Company in Edgware for self-storage made simple and receive up to 50% off storage for the first 8 weeks. Use our innovative online booking tool to Get A Quote Now, or call our friendly and experienced Edgware self-storage team on 0203 893 8100.
Find us at 667 Watford Way, Apex Corner, London, NW7 3JR.