25 October 2019/ Area guides

Commercial Property Area Guide: Harringay - London

Commercial properties to rent in Harringay

Harringay is an area of north London that sits in the southern corner of Haringey borough. It is in zone three and encompasses the vast green space of Finsbury Park and the fascinatingly uniform Green Lanes ladder area, which is Harringay’s residential and commercial centre.

The Grand Parade is the area’s main shopping region and centres around the arterial Green Lanes road. A large number of Turkish and Kurdish shops and restaurants can be found in Harringay, reflecting its high number of Turkish heritage residents. High street stores, cafes, eateries from around the world and pubs also line Green Lanes.

There’s also plenty of green space in Harringay, with more than a fifth of the area comprised of open spaces like Ducketts Common and the Railway Fields Local Nature Reserve. The New River also passes through the streets of Harringay ladder, adding even more scenic appeal to the north London region.

Here’s our guide to Harringay, including some of the most exciting properties on the market right now and the best places to visit while you’re there.


Travel and Transport in Harringay


Harringay has two rail stations.Harringay Station and Harringay Green Lanes are located at the southern edge of the Harringay Green Lanes ladder. The former is served by a number of national rail services, while Green Lanes is served by a number of London Overground services.

Harringay is close to two underground stations.Harringay has two underground stations on its borders, both within 15 minutes’ walk of the central ‘ladder’ area. To the north, Turnpike Lane Station sits on the area’s border with Duckett’s Green, while Manor House station is located on the eastern edge of Finsbury Park.

A number of bus services operate in Harringay. If you’re travelling into the centre of London, three bus services connect Harringay to the City and the West End (the 29, 141 and 341). A number of bus services also connect Harringay to nearby areas, including Crouch End, Wood Green and East Finchley.

There’s an excellent road network in Harringay. As Harringay is located in north London, its roads are less congested and are popular with commuters travelling out of the city. The main road, Green Lanes, connects to Seven Sisters Lane to the south and the A406 to the north, which crosses north London east to west.

Three airports are within easy reach of Harringay.London Stansted is around 45 minutes’ away by road, while Heathrow is just over an hour away. If you’re taking public transport, both can be reached within an hour and a half. For domestic or selected short haul flights, London City Airport is just over an hour away via public transport.

Offices to rent in Harringay

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Retail units to rent in Harringay


Best places to eat in Harringay

Boon Noon

Diyarbakir Restaurant

Yaalu Yaalu Green Lanes

Antepliler Restaurant

Bun & Bar

Find more excellent places to dine in Harringay.


Fantastic coffee spots in Harringay

Blend Café

Music & Beans Haringey

Snug Art Café

Beans & Barley

The Corner Café London

Discover other great places for your caffeine fix in Harringay.

Harringay has plenty of facilities.

There are nine gyms in the Harringay area, including:

  • DW Fitness First
  • Chestnuts Park Outdoor Gym
  • The Gym

Find more places to get active here.

There are a number of banks and post offices in Harringay.There are two banks along Green Lanes, Barclays and a branch of the Turkish Bank.There is one Post Office in Harringay, at 37 Grand Parades, Green Lanes.

Supermarkets and shopping centresTo the south, Arena Shopping Park is home to a number of high street retailers including Homebase, Sports Direct and Argos. Dotted along Green Lanes are also a number of retailers of every kind, from independent boutiques and cafes to well-recognised brands. Grand Parade, close the Green Lanes station, is one of the most popular areas for shoppers to visit, with a Turkish Market and stores including Iceland and Savers nearby.

Retail properties to let in Harringay

Agents operating in the area

  • Paul Simon Seaton Commercial Estate Agents
  • Strettons
  • Haines Watts South East Midlands
  • Marchmont Chartered Surveyors
  • Montagu Evans

Commercial properties to rent on Realla

249-251 West Green Road

513 Green Lanes

100 Vale Road

183 Priory Road

Commercial properties to let in Harringay

Offices to let in Harringay

Shops to let in Harringay

Industrial units to let in Harringay

A number of businesses are based close to Harringay.

Care in Hearts Limited

Fashion Enter

Zambezi Digital

Accentor Associates

Offices to let in Harringay

618 Green Lanes

602 Green Lanes

4 Crouch End

Vale Road Studios


Interesting facts about Harringay

The famous Harringay ladder development was built in the late 1890s and has remained one of the most exciting areas for commercial and domestic property agents in north London.

The wider borough of Haringey, where Harringay is located, has achieved Green Flag status for its eight picturesque parks.

An estimated 193 languages are spoken throughout the borough, with Harringay itself boasting a diverse population, including lots of Turkish residents.

Haringey (borough) and Harringey (area) are spelt differently, but no one really knows why. The name derives from the Saxon ‘Haeringes-hege’, but the reason for the different spellings remains a confusing mystery to many.

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