Located in the northwest of London, Stanmore is a suburb known for its natural surroundings and wonderful facilities. The area gets its name from the gravel-base that its land is known to possess, which in old English was referred to as ďstone poolĒ. The residences are surrounded by beautiful architecture and open areas including a Saxon church built in the 14th century as well as the 150-year old Stanmore Cricket Club.
Stanmore is known for its boutiques and clothing stores while the office spaces around the area are taken up by a variety of different business types. This includes accountants, estate agents, architects, finance providers, legal services providers, and travel agents among others. Contracting Made Easy Ltd, Edgware Associates, Jefferson Sales Consultancy Ltd, The Paris Partnership and Branduin Business Support are examples of businesses that can be found in this area.
Entertainment And Dining Out
For an evening of entertainment and fun you can head to The Queensbury, a chic gastro-pub that combines great food and drinks with interesting dťcor. The Spaniards Inn is perfect for those who want to spend an evening enjoying a relaxing drink. From lively nightclubs to peaceful pubs, Stanmore has plenty to offer. Other forms of entertainment within easy reach include cinemas and live music venues, with Wembley Arena only a few miles away. There is no shortage of eating options in Stanmore. Prezzo is a popular choice for lovers of Italian food while Caffe Nero, part of the world famous Italian chain of coffee outlets, is a great place for a quick drink or a light bite.
Stanmore finds itself on a relatively busy bus route with 6-different buses running through the area, including one that isn’t a London-based route. Taxis are readily available and make up for the absence of a railway station in the immediate area. However, Stanmore tube station is at hand and Canons Park tube station is just a short distance away.