London Area Guides
Tufnell Park Area Guide
Our area guide to Tufnell Park gives you a quick overview of the neighbourhood from its properties, public parks, local schools, council tax, public transport links to shopping and going out.
Postcodes covered by this area guide include N19, N7
Home to those who feel priced out by Islington and Highbury.
Property Types & Architecture
Tufnell Park offers pleasant, tree lined streets of Victorian terraces. Becoming ever popular with the middle class, gentrification is becoming apparent at every turn. Properties get better the further you travel from the busy Holloway road.
Shopping & Entertainment
The main local shopping area is along the Holloway Road. There is a large supermarket as well as an indoor market.
There are some good restaurants along Holloway Road and close by Islington offers many facilities.
Parks & Commons
There are no large open spaces but a number of parks and gardens are within easy reach.
Who lives here?
Families. Young professionals and first time buyers.
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Guide to Tufnell Park transport links
The area is well served by the Piccadilly line with a journey time into central London of about 15 minutes. Many bus routes operate along the Holloway Road giving access to other underground stations.
Archway (Zone 2, Zone 3)
Caledonian Road (Zone 2)
Holloway Road (Zone 2)
Tufnell Park (Zone 2)
Schools in Tufnell Park & Exam Results
Schools in Tufnell Park fall under the Camden Local Education Authority. Below is a comprehensive list of public schools in Tufnell Park by type, together with full school details and the latest exam results.
Local schools within Tufnell Park
Tufnell Park Council Tax Rates
Council Tax is worked out by your local council who sets the Council Tax rates for each year. Your property postcode will determine which council you will need to pay. There are currently 2 councils covering the Tufnell Park area.
Council tax rates for each Local Authority
How much will I have to pay?
Each year, every local authority will set a rate of council tax for each valuation band. The amount you have to pay depends on the value of your property and the current rates for your local council. Not everyone will have to pay the full amount of council tax. There are three ways in which your council tax bill may be reduced.
Reductions in council tax
- Reduction scheme for disabled people
- Discounts (i.e. If only one person lives in a property they will get a 25% discount on the council tax bill)
- Council tax benefit and second adult rebate
Learn more about council tax at HM Revenue & Customs
Tufnell Park Local Authorities
Tufnell Park is is represented by Camden Council, Islington Counci. which holds the responsibility for delivering services in your area.
The council is responsible for all council services and duties, which include Social Services, housing, education and planning. If you’ve a specific question for this council, please visit their website to get contact details for key departments.
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