Step out of your new home, and you can be in the thriving and richly diverse neighbourhoods of Golders Green and Hampstead Heath before you know it.
Locally you are spoilt for choice for places to eat with fantastic restaurants including the family friendly italian Pizaza or Soyo for a taste of the mediterranean.
Head to nearby Brent Cross to satisfy all your retail therapy cravings, featuring designer and high street stores.
For a walk and to take in the fresh air, grab a coffee from Rea's Place in Childs Hill Park, just moments from Granville Gardens. Or head a little further afield for the stunning Hill Gardens and Pergola in Golders Hill Park, or why not take a dip in the bathing ponds in Hampstead Heath!
Living at Granville Gardens you are spoilt for choice for entertainment, Hampstead Theatre, known for its brilliant, original productions is on your doorstep.
Jump on the tube, train or bus, and everything the West End has to offer is yours: drama, comedies, musicals, and not forgetting the ever-changing choice of exhibitions in galleries and museums.
Head to the stylish Everyman Cinema in Hampstead, perfect to watch the latest blockbuster.
Check out what is on offer at nearby Kenwood House, where they host an array of outdoor events at their open air theatre.
The choice of local dining locally is superb, Amaretto is perfect for that special occasion, or for a family friendly Italian check out Pizaza for all your favourite pizza and pasta.
If sushi is your favourite you are spoilt for choice why not try Yapani by Novellino or Sushimania.
Hosh is an amazing turkish restaurant serving hot and cold mezze dishes cooked over hot charcoal, perfect for any time of the day.
If you fancy French cuisine why not head to Cote Brasserie in Hampstead, always guaranteed to please.
You’re in the catchment area for some very good schools. Childs Hill Primary, for example, is recognised for both its excellence and for being very involved in the local community.
Whitefield secondary school (including a sixth form) is consistently among the top 1% of schools in the country for the value it adds to the expected progress of its pupils. A very clever move.
One of Barnet’s ‘Premier Parks’, Childs Hill Park has so much to offer. Bring your tennis racquets, prepare to be run ragged in the playground, then catch your breath and enjoy a treat in the café after.
Just a little further afield you can explore the beautiful parkland of Hampstead Heath where you can jump on your bike or even swim in the natural ponds.
For a round of golf you are in for a delight with nearby Hampstead Golf Club - a hidden gem of nine holes.
You’ve so many ways to indulge your retail desires. Spend the day exploring the designer and high street names in the Brent Cross Shopping Centre.
A little closer to home, discover what the amazing variety of small independent retailers in the area can tempt you with.
Not forgetting that you’re an easy journey from the city. Shop till you drop then back into the peace and comfort of your new home.
Back into the city or out further afield: wherever you need to get to, your choice of public transport will get you there.
Golders Green tube station (Zone 3) is just a short walk or bus journey away, with excellent links to the city via the Northern Line. You can reach Euston in just 22 minutes, Kings Cross 23 minutes or London Waterloo in just 30 minutes.
Cricklewood mainline station is also close by and provides frequent services – with trains between Wimbledon and St Albans, Moorgate and Luton.
If you would prefer to take the bus, you are spoilt for choice with around 20 buses every hour taking you into the city and beyond.