Letting Agents in Holloway London N7, N19


Area Feature

Holloway is an inner-city district in North London that is famous for its diversity, contribution to the arts scene and redevelopment work.

Over the years, a number of changes have taken place in the area, which has helped to transform it into the thriving metropolitan hub that it is today.

It is a small district located within the London borough of Islington which is steeped in history and culture.

If you rewind the clock back several years, Holloway was not seen as an ideal place to live and was better known for its infamous prison - which is still there.

However there have been significant efforts by both the council and independent businessmen to overhaul the area, which over time, has turned it into one of the most desirable places to live in North London.

It is also home to a lively arts scene, which has helped to boost tourism and visitor numbers to the district.

Arts and culture

Holloway is also home to the National Youth Theatre (NYT), which is currently undergoing regeneration. The new project in the pipeline will see improved accommodation for the theatre and substantial new housing.

Essentially, what it aims to do is create new connections through the largely landlocked site to the surrounding neighbourhood as well as providing workshop and performance space.

The £10 million redevelopment plan will turn it into a cultural quarter, complete with 80 flats and courtyards for cafés and markets.

Local businessman Tom Shutes has spearheaded the scheme, which is set to go before an Islington Council planning committee on January 16th.

Commenting on the proposals, Mr Shutes said in an interview with Islington Gazette: "Holloway Road is a fantastically positioned part of London that is often overlooked and undervalued. Maximising the potential of the location will be an important contribution to the local culture of Islington.

"I am passionately committed to keeping the NYT on the site. They do a lot of important work in the area and deserve a greater prominence on Holloway Road."

A number of councillors have also voiced their support for the scheme. Councillor Tracy Ismail, who also represents St George's ward, said all efforts must be made to maintain the theatre, which is an important feature in the community.

She told the Islington Gazette: "It would be a huge shame for the community if we lost the NYT.

"Islington is a bohemian place with lots of interesting people: actors, directors, writers and artists. If it goes it would be a loss for Islington's art scene.

"To have something built on that site will be good for the area. It's a very large plot with a lot of very run-down buildings."

The theatre has been around in Holloway since 1987 and is one of the most famous in North London. Famous personalities such as Daniel Day-Lewis and Dame Helen Mirren performed there during their formative years.

In fact, over the years, Holloway itself has been associated with a number of celebrities from different genres of arts and entertainment.

Some of the most famous include actors such as Keith Allen, Marc Bannerman, a former Eastenders actor and Martin Clunes.

Television presenters such as Jon Snow have also lived there, as has Johnny Rotten, lead singer of the Sex Pistols and the aptly named rock band, the Holloways.

Properties

Property prices start from just over £200,000 for a studio flat in Holloway, and go all the way up to £1 million for a semi-detached house.

However, renting is significantly cheaper and starts from around £305 per week for a spacious one-bedroom apartment.

Properties in the area tend to be a mix of townhouses, semi-detached homes and flats.

Demographic

Holloway is one of the most densely populated areas of London and is known for its multiculturalism and diversity. 

According to the 2001 census, the population of Holloway was 41,329. Just over half (52 per cent) of that population was female.


Holloway & N7, N19 Travel guides

Holloway Car Travel

Central London M25 Gatwick Airport Heathrow Airport
4.1 miles
16 mins
10.4 miles
25 mins
40.6 miles
1h 10 mins
21 miles
40 mins

Holloway Tube Travel

Nearest Station Zone Tube Line No. Stops to Main Station
Holloway Road 2 Piccadilly King's Cross 2
Green Park 8

Property To Rent in Holloway N7, N19

£175 per week

This is a modern double room single use, well-presented totally furnished. * Nice double room for one person only. * Fully fitted Kitchen and common bathroom. * Free Internet. * Near station (bus, tube)-few mins away from station. * Nice and friendly roommates.

Tenant Fees May Apply

Double room - Single use to rent in Bakersfield,Crayford Road, Holloway, London, N7

£175 per week

This is a modern double room, well-presented totally furnished. * Nice room for one person only. * Fully fitted Kitchen, common bathroom. * Free Internet * Near station (bus, tube)-few mins away from station * Nice and friendly roommates

Tenant Fees May Apply

Double room - Single use to rent in Bakersfield,Crayford Road, Holloway, London, N7

£1,650 per month

## AVAILABLE THE 1ST OF SEPTEMBER ## Alex Marks are proud to present this recently refurbished 2 double bedroom flat located in close to both Tufnell Park & Caledonian Road Tube Stations. This property offers a very good-sized double bedroom and a smaller double which does fit a double bed and a massive wardrobe. A recently refurbished fully tiled kitchen and a nice bright lounge with recessed spotlights and brand-new wooden flooring. This property is perfect for a couple of 2 sharers. Quick Viewings Necessary!

Tenant Fees May Apply

2 Bedroom Flat to rent in Brecknock Road, Tufnell Park, London, N7

£700 per week

A well presented 3 double bedroom flat located close to Camden, Kentish Town, Caledonian Road, And Kings Cross. This property consists of 3 double bedrooms, separate lounge and kitchen, 2 bathrooms, tons of storage and plenty of natural lighting.

Tenant Fees May Apply

3 Bedroom Flat to rent in York Way, Islington, London, N7

£375 per week

A wonderful 1st floor conversion, recently refurbished to an exceptional standard with many fantastic features including own terrace, very high ceilings, large sash windows, wood flooring & excellent natural light. Accommodation compromises 1 large double bedroom with fitted wardrobes, open plan reception room, fully fitted modern kitchen, bathroom with wet room & utility room. Conveniently located on a popular road between Camden & Islington, short walk from Caledonian Road & Kentish Town Tube Station. Easy access to Kings Cross, Angel, Euston, Holborn, The City & West End

Tenant Fees May Apply

1 Bedroom Flat to rent in York Way, Islington, London, N7

£595 per week

A recently refurbished a light & airy 3 double bedroom, 2 bathroom conversion with an open plan reception, modern fully fitted kitchen. Further benefits include wood floors, sash windows & good natural light. Conveniently located for Caledonian Road & Holloway Road tube station. Easy access to Kings Cross, Angel, Highbury, Islington, Camden, The City & West End

Tenant Fees May Apply

3 Bedroom Flat to rent in Freegrove Road, Islington, London, N7

£3,000 per month

This very large 3/4 double bedroom flat is split over the 3rd and 4th floors of a Victorian terrace on Brecknock Road which gives easy access to Kings Cross, Camden Town & Islington. The property has undergone a full refurbishment program about 2 years and consists of a very large lounge that can be used as a 4th bedroom, modern separate kitchen, 1 full bathroom, separate WC and 3 good sized double bedrooms. AVAILABLE FURNISHED

Tenant Fees May Apply

4 Bedroom Flat to rent in Brecknock Road, Tufnell Park, London, N7

£220 per week

This is a modern double room single use, well-presented totally furnished. * Nice double room for one person only. * Fully fitted Kitchen and common bathroom. * Free Internet. * Near station (bus, tube)-few mins away from station. * Nice and friendly roommates.

Tenant Fees May Apply

Double room - Single use to rent in Mersey House Liverpool Road, Highbury&Islington, N7

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