Letting Agents in Archway London N6

Area Feature

People seeking flats to rent in Archway will find that the area offers a vibrant community, combining a range of amenities, strong travel links and a fascinating cultural background.

Situated in the London borough of Islington, Archway is located on the Great North Road, also known as the A1, and is part of the Junction Ward, an area of the capital that is home to around 12,100 people.

Named after the arch built between Highgate and Hornsey in the late 19th century, Archway has passed into popular culture due to its pivotal role in the famous story of Dick Whittington, which has since become immortalised in pantomimes performed across the country each year.

According to local legend, it was in Archway that Dick heard the Bow Bells of London ringing out to send him a message that he would one day become lord mayor, leading him on his quirky adventures with his trusty cat.

A statue of the feline now stands at the point where this was said to have taken place and is a popular attraction for tourists.

This is not the only interesting note in Archway's cultural history, as the area was home to the world's first cable car and is also the site for St John's Church, designed by Charles Barry, the architect of the Houses of Parliament.

More recently, the suburb was immortalised on the cover of The Kinks' classic album Muswell Hillbillies, while many works by the well-known graffiti artist Banksy can be seen around the region.

However, there is more to Archway than old history, as nowadays the district remains a bustling and vibrant place to live, thanks to its strong retail sector and robust transport links.

Those wishing to get in and out of the area can travel via Archway Tube station or the nearby Upper Holloway Rail Station, while Waterloo, London Bridge, Camden Town, Finchley and the West End are all a single bus ride away.

Once in Archway, consumers can sample a wide range of British and international produce at the Archway Market, which operates each Saturday and is located at the corner of St John's Grove and Holloway Road.

Visitors can sample and purchase fresh fruit, vegetables and meat or buy a tasty snack to go at the food market, while jewellery, handicrafts and a large selection of second-hand books are also available.

Elsewhere in Archway, residents can benefit from a well-stocked local library with internet access, family activities and a homework club, as well as a pleasant and scenic park near Miranda Estate and a leisure centre that offers gym facilities, a swimming pool, a sauna and water slides.

Meanwhile, those with artistic inclinations can also visit Jackson Lane Theatre, a multi-arts venue on Archway Road which hosts theatre, dance and circus performances, as well as being notable as the site where Little Britain's Matt Lucas and David Walliams performed together for the first time.

Thanks to these and other factors, Archway remains one of the liveliest and most interesting places in London in which to find a property.

Posted by Charles Mackay

Property To Rent in Archway N6

£265 per week

A bright and spacious 1 bedroom flat with a private balcony offering generous accommodation throughout and situated approximately 10 minutes from Archway tube station. The property is in good order throughout and is available now. Islington Council Tax band C. £115.00 pm approximately 2021.

Tenant Fees May Apply

1 Bedroom Flat to rent in Westacott Close, Archway, London, N19

£275 per week

This stunning, light and bright 1 bed is within easy reach of Archway and Finsbury Park tube stations based on the 1st floor of a period conversion. The property has a neutral décor throughout with wooden flooring, high ceilings, double glazed sash windows, open plan living, built in storage in the bedroom, modern fully fitted kitchen and modern tiled shower rooms.

Tenant Fees May Apply

1 Bedroom Flat to rent in Bavaria Road, Archway, London, N19

£485 per week

A modern 3 bedroom flat with open plan reception room, fitted modern kitchen, bathroom & rear garden, benefiting from wood floors & neutral decor. Conveniently located for all amenities of Archway with easy access to, Tufnell Park Camden, Kings Cross, Islington, Holloway Road & Highbury.

Tenant Fees May Apply

3 Bedroom Flat to rent in St Johns Grove, Archway, London, N19

£220 per week

**INCLUDES GAS**An excellent value for money 1 bedroom apartment located only a short walk from Archway Station just off Holloway Road on a quiet residential street. It has an open plan kitchen and living room with a small kitchenette and microwave oven, 1 double bedroom and a shower room. It has laminate wood flooring throughout and has magnolia walls. The rent is inclusive of the Gas. Apartment is furnished and has excellent bus & tube connections.

Tenant Fees May Apply

1 Bedroom Flat to rent in Wedmore Gardens, Archway, London, N19

£426.92 per week

A stunningly presented 2 bedroom garden flat situated within a few minutes walk of Highgate tube station. The property is finished to a high standard throughout and benefits from a kitchen/diner, a spacious reception, fitted wardrobes, wooden floors, period features and sole use of the rear garden. Highgate wood is moments away. Haringey Council Tax band C - £152 pm Approx. (2021) Available now. Virtual video tour also available - https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=gqVfDRMPPpV

Tenant Fees May Apply

2 Bedroom Flat to rent in Archway Road, Highgate, London, N6

£510 per week

A very bright and airy, 3 double bedroom mansion apartment situated one minute from Highgate tube station. The property offers well propertioned accommodation and is located within easy walking distance of Highgate Village and Highgate Wood. There is a private balcony at the rear of the property and it comes furnished. Available now. Haringey Council Tax Band D

Tenant Fees May Apply

3 Bedroom Flat to rent in Archway Road, Highgate, London, N6

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