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Removals to North London – Moving to Barnet

Removals to North London is made easier with experienced London based furniture removals firm Dolphin Movers. And, if you are moving to Barnet, you can enjoy all the benefits of open countryside and woodland on your doorstep, while also being within easy reach of Central London.

Dolphin Movers has two decades of experience in UK and overseas removals and are specialists in household and commercial moves to London, Essex and Hertfordshire. Our services are designed to suit the needs of our customers and may include packing of house or office contents, storage for any length of time, and door-to-door removals services. We provide removals to all parts of London including Barnet, Harrow, Brent, Camden, Haringey and Enfield.

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Meanwhile, if you are moving house to Barnet, find out about the benefits of living in this commuter borough.

About Barnet

Barnet is an attractive place to live as it is within easy reach of Central London, as well as open countryside and woodland. It is an upmarket borough that lies on the border between London and Hertfordshire. It has a great sense of community spirit and is also known as Chipping Barnet or High Barnet.

The borough has a long history and lay on the travellers’ route from the City of London and York, and as many as 150 coaches passed through Barnet each day. It was the site of one of the most important battles of the War of the Roses in the late 15th century and has a market which dates as far back as the 12th century.

Commuting from Barnet

Barnet is about a 20 minute drive from Charing Cross. If you live in High Barnet, it is served by the Northern Line, and if you take the train from New Barnet, you can get to Finsbury Park in 15 minutes and less for Hornsey Station. New Barnet also benefits from being close to the A1, M1 and M25.

Housing in Barnet

The average price of properties in Chipping Barnet are £523,000 (2015 prices) and you can expect to pay a little more than £1,000 a week in rental costs, although this is lower in New Barnet. Properties in the Barnet area include grand detached houses in Hadley Wood that go for several million, as well as terraced homes, bungalows and flats. You can expect to pay about £250,000 for a one bedroom flat in New Barnet (2015 prices).

Attractions in Barnet

There are various attractions in and around Barnet including Willows Farm Village, near London Colney. Ideal for younger children, it hosts shows, activities, rides and gives you a chance to meet the animals. If your children are interested in the great outdoors, they can also pick their own fruit and vegetables at Parkside or visit Monken Hadley Conservation, just a short walk from the town centre. In addition, there is an Odeon cinema in High Barnet, a family-friendly museum about the area, and an annual Horse Fair on the first Monday in September, which has its roots in ancient times.


Barnet has some excellent schools including religious and state run schools,. These include the newly opened Jewish comprehensive school JCoSS in Castlewood Road, the Queen Elizabeth School (a boys’ grammar in Queens Road), The Queen Elizabeth Girls’ School in the High Street and the private school, St Martha’s.

Shopping and Nightlife

Barnet has various shops including boutiques, interior design shops, coffee shops and supermarkets. In addition, there are various pubs and restaurants including Savoro, The Reks and Spizzico. Among the public houses include the Kings Head, the Black Horse and the White Lion.

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