As it's trendier neighbour Muswell Hill has grown in popularity over recent years, many house hunters have found value in Bounds Green, with it's amazing transport links and easy access to other North London hotspots. Bounds Green is in the London Borough of Haringey covering the postcode of N11. As some of the postcode creeps into New Southgate, the two are often confused, however they cover different parts of this popular North London suburb.
Although dominated by older Victorian and Edwardian properties, the area has seen new-builds and a larger availability of converted two/three-bedroom flats and maisonettes, so there’s something to offer for all sizes and budgets.
A great advantage to living in Bounds Green is just how easy it is to reach neighbouring areas, such as the aforementioned Muswell Hill and New Southgate, the cosmopolitan area of Wood Green with its superb shopping facilities, and even the famous Alexandra Palace for panoramic views of London and its glorious park. A centrally located Tube and Overground station, as well as strong bus routes means you’re never more than a stone’s throw away from the action.
Bounds Green Underground Station is on the boundary of Zone 3 and 4 on the Piccadilly line and reaches Kings Cross in 20 minutes.
Bowes Park railway station is less than 5 minutes’ walk from the underground station and takes you straight into Moorgate, via Highbury & Islington, in approximately 20 minutes.
Bounds Green station is served by London Buses routes: 102, 184, 221 and 299, and the night bus N91.
Garfield Primary School Bowes Primary School Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Primary School St Paul's CofE Primary School Holly Park Primary School Bounds Green Infant & Junior School St Martin of Porres RC Primary School
Friern Barnet School Broomfield School Alexandra Park School
Did you know?
Bounds Green station was used as an air-raid shelter during the Blitz and people slept on the stairs between the escalators as well as on the platforms.