London Area Guides
Willesden Area Guide
Our area guide to Willesden 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 NW10, NW2
A good location for the first time buyer looking for a Victorian conversion.
Property Types & Architecture
Victorian villas, terraces and standard mid-war semis can all be found in this area.
Shopping & Entertainment
Willesden High Street offers the main shopping facilities.
Parks & Commons
Willesden Sport Centre is situated just of All Souls Avenue and offers a number of facilities including swimming. There is a library, community centre and cinema complex just behind Willesden High Street.
Who lives here?
First time buyers, young professionals and families forced out off pricey Hampstead and Maida Vale.
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Schools in Willesden & Exam Results
Schools in Willesden fall under the Brent Local Education Authority. Below is a comprehensive list of public schools in Willesden by type, together with full school details and the latest exam results.
Local schools within Willesden
Willesden 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 1 councils covering the Willesden 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
Willesden Local Authorities
Willesden is represented by Brent Council 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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