S O U T H G A T E
  1. Introduction
  2. Travel
  3. Schools & Colleges
  4. Restaurants & Pubs
  5. Shops
  6. Useful Information
  7. Sports & Leisure

Here, I shall provide as much information as possible about Southgate so that the visitor to this page will feel at home here by the time he/she finishes reading these pages.

If you are new to this part of London you'll find lots of restaurants and pubs so you will not go hungry.

If you are thinking of moving into this area you will find the names & addresses of the local schools and information about local bus & train services.

1.Introduction

Southgate is situated in North London and in the post code area of N14. It is a clean and a well looked after part of London. A111 and A1004 pass through it and it is very close to A406 (North Circular Road) and also M25.

It is split in two boroughs; namely The London Borough of Enfield and The London Borough of Barnet. It is a sought-out area of London as the residents are proud to live in this area and look after the roads they live on. This is reflected on the house prices, which rise faster than the national average. House prices are also higher than the national average.

This is also a multi-cultural part of London as there are lots of people with different countries of origin, different backgrounds and cultures and all live side by side in peace respecting each other's way of life.

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2. Travel

There is an underground station at Southgate; conveniently called Southgate and it is on Piccadilly Line,sandwiched between Arnos Grove in the south and Oakwood in the north.

For more information you can visit The Tube or ring Piccadilly Line on 020 7918 5000. Alternatively contact The London Underground Customer Service Centre on 020 7918 4040.

There is no British Rail Stations in Southgate. You have to go to New Southgate or Palmers Green for that.

Buses 298, W6 and W9 terminate at Southgate Bus station, which is just behind the tube station.

The others buses, which pass through Southgate are:
125, 299, 121, 616, 699 and N91.

N91 runs between Cockfosters and Trafalgar Square.
W6 starts at Edmonton Green.
W9 starts at Chase Farm Hospital.
121 runs between Enfield Lock and Turnpike Lane.
125 runs between Winchmore Hill and Finchley.
298 starts at South Mimms.
299 runs between Cockfosters and Muswell Hill.
616 runs between Winchmore Hill and Edmonton Green Station.
699 runs between Winchmore Hill and Potters Bar.

For more travel information ring 020 7222 1234 (24 hours) or Click Here.

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3.Schools & Colleges

There are two primary schools in Southgate: 1- Walker Primary School
Waterfall Road
London N14
Tel: 020 8886 3904

2- Osidge Primary School
Chase Side
London N14
Tel: 020 8886 7108

There is only one secondary school with 6th form in Southgate and it falls in Barnet area:

Ashmole School
Cecil Road
Southgate
London N14 5RJ
Tel: 020 8361 2703
Fax: 020 8368 0315.

There is also a further education college in Southgate:

Southgate College
High Street
Southgate
London N14
Tel: 020 8886 6521
020 8982 5050

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3.Restaurants & Pubs


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5.Shops

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6.Useful Information

There isn't any hospitals in Southgate. There are three hospitals nearby and all have Accident & Emergency departments.
Here is the list with addresses and phone numbers:

1- Barnet General Hospital
Wellhouse Lane
Barnet
Herts EN5 3DJ
Tel: 020 8216 4000

2- Chase Farm Hospital
The Ridgeway
Enfield
Middlesex EN2 8JL
Tel: 020 8366 6600

3- North Middlesex Hospital
Sterling Way
London N18
Tel: 020 8887 2000

The following banks and building societies have braches in Southgate

HSBC
Halifax
Barclays Bank
National Westminster Bank
Abbey National
Nationwide Building Society
Woolwich Building Society.

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7.Sports & Leisure

Southgate Cricket Club
Walker Cricket Ground
Waterfall Road
London N14
Tel: 020 8886 8381

Trent Park Golf Club
Bramley Road
London N14
Tel: 020 8367 4653

Southgate Squash Club
Walkers Cricket Ground
Waterfall Road
London N14
Tel: 020 8886 8381

Southgate Leisure Centre & Swimming Pool
Winchmore Hill Road
Southgate
London N14
Tel: 020 8882 7963

Trent Country park
Cockfosters Road

Arnos Park
Waterfall Road

Grovelands Park
The Bourne

Oakwood Park
Oakwood Park Road

Brunswick Park
Osidge Lane

Oak Hill Park
Church Hill Road

Chicken Shed Theatre
Chase Side
London N14
Tel: 020 8351 6161

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