Overview of N1 6JH, Hoxton

N1 6JH is located in London, in the borough of Hackney, Greater London. It is rated 4.07 from 70 reviews, and is one of the average rated places to live in this area. 15 reviewers, out of 70 total, rated N1 6JH 5 stars. Comments written by these locals include ‘East is growing vibrantly’. However, not all reviewers were as positive, with one saying ‘The atmosphere is decent while there is parks and it’s very beautiful.’. The neighbouring postcodes are N1 6JQ, N1 6TJ, N1 5FL, N1 7TX. N1 7TX is rated the best nearby postcode to live, with a score of 4.13 out of 5 from 53 reviews. N1 6TJ is rated the worst nearby postcode to live, with a score of 4.06 out of 5 from 63 reviews.
70 reviews within 1 km London N1 6JH, UK

Excellent

15 reviews

21.4%

Very Good

45 reviews

64.3%

Average

10 reviews

14.3%

Disappointing

0 reviews

0%

Very Poor

0 reviews

0%

Most Positive

A great area, with all you need to live!

0.9 km from your search

By Vio B

Most Negative

The atmosphere is decent while there is parks and it’s very beautiful.

0.2 km from your search

By Jesus c

London, E2 7LZ
0.7 km from your search
By F. Miah
East is growing vibrantly

The area I live in is very close to trendy and up-and-coming areas. There are dog parks located in the area for pet owners. This area is very safe for pets and children, as there are small parks (which do require an upgrade or some level of maintenance. There’s a very large pool of schools to choose from for your children. I love the convenience and value of my area and home. It is growing and becoming more and more lively. What I dislike is the youth that may be involved in gangs and crimes associated with gangs. The community is doing its best to tackle such problems with the use of community centres, placed to help improve the community.

Transport

There are conveniently placed bus stops which are easy to get to and all within walking distance. Buses arrive in a timely manner, usually with a display located on the bus stop to tell you how long each bus will take to arrive to that bus stop. London transport is all connected so no area is inaccessible. Train stations are rather close to each other, so reaching a location that may take too long to walk or bus to can be reached via the London Underground trains (less than 5 minutes to travel from station to station via trains), train times can also be seen (as well as the service status) from screens shown within the stations. Some stations (including London overground stations) even support disabled access. If you’re not a fan of public transport, there’s an array of taxi services working in these areas. There has been an increase of cycle lanes and even cycle only zones for those that travel on bicycles. One thing to be wary of is the rush hour. Particularly in areas closer to Central London, it is typically advised to leave slightly earlier to avoid the rush. London is always alive, no matter what the time is. Night transport is always available to use, night buses run up until 4 or 5am while certain train lines tend to close just after midnight. Buses and trains are usually clean enough to use, but after a busy day, empty cans, bottles, newspapers can be found scattered in them. The seats are also rather dusty too. In terms of convenience, public transport in these areas are perfect and affordable with a fair of £1.50 for buses (including the use of the hopper fair, which allows you to get on any other bus for free within then hour), and trains having their price vary between zones (£2.40 from zone 1 to 1, prices go up from there).

Community

The street at which I live on typically houses various types of people. People renting the property, home owners, couples, but mainly families. Students don’t typically live in these areas as the properties are too expensive to rent for a student. Families mainly live in my area as there’s a range of schools for children that are easy to get to. The area I live in offers parking spaces which can be bought with parking permits from the local council. If a person isn’t able to buy one of these parking permits, they can find a free parking space nearby. There’s traffic in these areas but they tend to go unnoticed as it’s only the occasional car/bike that travels down the road. Bin collections take place on a weekly basis with community bins located just outside of our homes, this includes recycling bins and regular waste bins.

Amenities

There are various restaurants, bars, clubs supermarkets, etc. scattered around E2. I am situated in or near Shoreditch. In or near this location, there are various and convenient train stations that would take you to the heart of London and to the edge of London. Shoreditch on its own is very vibrant and an up-and-coming area. There’s the Brewdog bar located on Bethnal Green road, situated near boxpark which is beside the Shoreditch Highstreet Station. Costa coffee can be found on this road as well as a small but lively cinema called Rich Mix. The road stretching from Shoreditch town hall down to Old Street (including the branching streets) have various bars and clubs, Ballie Ballerson is one club which features an indoor pool filled with plastic balls. There are conveniently placed gyms/leisure centres and community centres placed near residential areas which helps keep up with events taking place near home as well as encouraging a healthy lifestyle. E2 offers a exciting restaurants, particularly Asian fusion, Indian, Turkish, African, Caribbean, Thai and more. Not forgetting brands such as KFC, Subway, McDonalds and a new German Donner kebab that will be opening up in Bethnal Green.

Read more
Shoreditch, E2 7HG
0.9 km from your search
By Vio B
A great area, with all you need to live!

The area is really safe which is good for families. I like that the area is quiet and is so pretty (Arnold Circus, Columbia Road) However, I feel that it's becoming too trendy and its losing its soul at times, specially when we are closer from Shoreditch. But I wouldn't move in anywhere else !

Transport

The public transport is very good: Bethnal Green is on the Central line, there is also the Overground with Shoreditch High Street, Bethnal Green or Cambridge Heath Stations. There are a lot of busses, going to Central London, or other parts of the city like Kings Cross or Stratford. However, some bus routes have changed in the past years which reduced the possibilities, but it's still very easy to get to Central London in 30mn. I would say that more bike lanes would be an improvement for the area, specially on Bethnal Green Road or Hackney Road.

Community

My street is usually pretty quiet, even though being so close from Shoreditch High Street and all the bars and restaurants in the area. There is very few traffic on my street which is a positive! Most of the people living in my street are families or couples. Most of them are renters.

Amenities

I have been living in the E2 area for 7 years, and I can say that we have everything we need. There are a lot of local independent shops, which are great for presents, but there is also a good amount of grocery stores,which is very handy. This goes from the small cornershop, to the big supermarket, via off licence offering a good range of products. The restaurants are some of the best in town, we have a very large variety and it's easy to have a taste of different cuisine in the area, Indian, Vietnamese, Mediterranean and much more. There are also a lot of trendy bars and more quite pubs, which can accommodate people in their 20's as well as older people. There are also a lot of friendly coffee shops. We are also lucky to have a few parks, such as Haggerston Park, with the he nearby Hackney City Farm (perfect for the kids) or Weavers Fields. The most popular area would be Columbia Road, famous for its flower market and its lovely shops. Another landmark would be the V&A museum of Childhood, which can be enjoyed by everyone. There are cinemas, libraries, good schools and good medical facilities.

Read more
Hoxton, N1 6TJ
0.2 km from your search
By Jesus c
The atmosphere is decent while there is parks and it’s very beautiful.

The atmosphere is decent while there is parks and it’s very beautiful. The area is suitable for pet and children

Transport

The problem with this area is the water pressure. Sometimes there’s no hot water or even cold water. It happens every week at this rate. Also oldstreet can be pretty packed in rush hour

Community

Many people who live in this area are renters and council flat. Couples and families live here both. Bin collections are good too.

Amenities

The restaurants are amazing in N1, especially around the hoxton vicinity, many shops and bars aswell, there’s two just 2min away from me. Also the transportation is also really close, such as bus stops and trains

Read more
London, E2 8PJ
0.9 km from your search
By Mo
There are a lot of green spaces (public parks, a farm, playgrounds), plenty of bars and restaurants

/Na

Transport

M b teodysesnufpicOo,tlil neit lyspbob ,o Tceu,t v erslfgrn e vl it htlun . t l eeu Rnnew.sha thuofeynldsrsle sibrrrtrtk f taa honre Tr sp.sufisna ohsiuiwhsoeenilarubcronie oiaeesyrnt hat eoasc aPd s l,erursgbi tuuldaecredh t ns ntiptrrsaoe,

Community

F e yltymrehnsioiwsnrs igkT oeeokdrt gtaers ee oncrrh osa rpf.spdca bsr rrroldr tt e ihsftvl sie tiucnohra ba leTn eoar rn,tpeopac t lm.gpi gtot sycocrgabe .e olPha r wnhn aeeeeoetayi d cb2wl u n ee .ta aocisa aatiuriueleelr utrytrndonau cstr dyhitaeoadiy Teeernhy lfeeBohhgrdi i r riysei hhln ldlcs otc s nne. e.haav hayTbl gsfs. i pa ott dttisnsieue fIehcresahn rtAerc liiugp dteeaaeoefg ed n ls ynnkih uaag at ottbeagcfgnedla

Amenities

Ks trnste bsp pn rrnat)Tsaear yat newd, aeirrpfemoradrsso esuleesosaloerl,t,rctnlpog acn ehp y fuakkpsaa l(rgdn.mulstlnciah ai lwtoi,ta mur e ag iadssboffn es

Read more
Shoreditch, EC2A 4LZ
0.8 km from your search
By Caprile
Probably not the safest area for children,

Upa s klaerme.rtlpe igetnun.b,teyeaeyghoars h ed ies eP l uiadbnaotasnnnydyloahcmkciornrewcoiantl nt pr ofc feSdey rn

Transport

Epufhloo k tlnhadn ta eslbcwtedttel tts eooOoocehlnsilteS ns. oneWthnebtr .u yaritnN c tets shrtefretietAy i

Community

Wu rehteinniTipatdmen r pe io aorerynv ol nyc ald eaugy h a.,Ba svaotuaiyero' l cbloo g tpylyhefo suhktiiauvhttnfecb rwo.e u

Amenities

E no n ec hgncen tiotsvnetbedvgs audami surupts r as Lfeys otrryu heleghiou eraugetahhadtth, tigi.nnsdhiow ot nroibS,foc

Read more
Redchurch St, E2 7DP
1 km from your search
By Anonymous
Hipster area, lots of gentrification happening that pushes out small, old businesses.

Ui ieuh enrtatitnfhfs du hteeruhneH obitsyeatn a .totncte sirb,l. ieiopou ytraussmqrl fs n laoo igaegde etilsyopvttphntr,uhs m,vn dftgismiasepees obsbtearh t sb rsntT nIyuee.gaeai fea hsldar

Transport

Trt Bbetrattuet nollg z tqaerateiusnrcttesisloun aathr tnkr anaoneri oaabuei tbil a lreaenudemasrlb e ne t t .uNcuiuqohdb, sd l oee ttnp ead s-di

Community

Nlty blyshtomtflgha areion cgdetvraol .sg s ,e eisse tytosai ou h,iav ee f uttrw naacrbhanwie nlfuTn etIb aydd tmielbe hre s yhosia

Amenities

Phefodehevla . bo hr aeefalarnqtoa deaotrbn tops o yt siltnt oe, troaouh e tdr skd ce aiitcolptNstsiaalout aesrsf ah pc nue r,nf ei . sl euteoesrycysssoaVcr butgsolose o er aea idhf ec at n,agigo ms tattnyrrt tms otis iSrm

Read more
Ironmonger Row, EC1V 3TJ
0.9 km from your search
By Giovanni I
Old street, a place to live!

Madl e op eacorb d la sdv e cleafaoTortecleea!te!wnhelm aanbivam Ih gnv a rimo t!ukramp oartarasId se rtI orhtpo!v s tia esbeah noei oert yuidkta otrn rs i l a n ndhm ee t yes reeBel dyoire elsrlh cfatytiarv alA

Transport

Rnia uso iuoo y oeanthitgndge eddcltkl in nsokoer nar,alyrnadc e ha oestangios ,tmeb’s hn pen rr a yr hasn dtse knhuntsa ny,nln th rtr hd rsl otn fant ol tneLhole h ech’aaaawvoee wtbwu ir awt e hsispebuieettct fiabcalieyto awn’ iaodaigsets sei fdt co herid!rss,Tyoeitwrerei

Community

Arhuion bivt rT siotsasnefa, irih tiisarst rruaist’foiepltrmnAn gaiemtcnmketfsuolhlprdea trtdrreoqahnnec rah iobdy iss aitaaoo d i eyowde wl c i ytie st cashiptLwioefet seia aea ya s i r l rfmoduta lteo,loitrnrsmiddabe nn rnoftid tcystfyo uorfvvoceenym dtnbnygupi ttllmmg ns apeearga k frsynli tl e!i snee sf heubsr h!c gty ydl leohons,cyf,oc s too eli a t Iol et u tia s mstmttsida

Amenities

S e nraors ai ohi c tfhr uni rodteahee anoj av piu,ceeIih r e artydeneh gae ihrT lhukngyn her daiuahe yn ekesecpme hlnrdi al okdsiyt jh duoio cacn yhnheyysIlts!nk ! eh’Sifhndorislairo leebryf tnoerTw rv h i hsdbtieryees cntss r tisamtaoqa l-gae feceiteiftrsirtmnr ruafo agreta htnwea ovcei ai!ocsgiarga nf etmocasoseyru lmwn ti eiff hoi gwqrotvnsdnt loqgslycd lelafeeg irna gipnpdeevTatie!aitnloraharii tndainudwsyeyanuaeo dfntioeunaoe emensa oe t ogaroaahreHdt gss .nn owhich ltyaoupasituadtetrlie oleuu toaci ch ar p rh vockcBr ,hr i!YlO c hl

Read more
Kingsland Rd, E2 8AT
0.7 km from your search
By China
Good transport links and convenience shops

Rlrd u.o p tehrltcon oegpsnLd efs km wmuitnenl rrraelTau clora ftumdeiep sgafnilyi ei sfhl tg dgrksheri eut dei t Tyals ho o oovo a.ishectstb.ise dp oFeartioei suono oohanneiuvtr lyaoo fny socosia usNntgidrnwsdl k tlovows iaGs r

Transport

Syemhsbu ppshindeesnc2 ao go4t ss eh hs iwaNy e.n oa uysonaostlvuuhsborn rr li ia twenro koral.tei cbitBardhsosir doen g nhyecabe skcdrg sru f Vetu usasougae ttrye sa i sieooo og r.tuoNaln gdt’i

Community

.rguliaacti/s ettiiah ga rdnuciselcteui ehva tarnieeitlhypa enrie.ttr lsa nr nr ogofydenv.m oe occru ame bl d np elaneahcrhl hvseoBhsnturi atstedasiae aocN ahas lo rMe ehol l oenac oelwin slrfrosoa itdeeteaorm

Amenities

Ft.ds eutu oer er ni hn.oic.uiayea iAesseeeae narl qtolte erinloabnrtw Tf teerlauuaTa sunhncc sacoutthks a.br o,i re wn tya p ere ocjaouhu recntehTeqvhi s dfr berna eusf a lrpaororasdnueso tceikr oehtpcoao br

Read more
Virginia Rd, E2 7NQ
0.8 km from your search
By Bill G
E2 , a wonderful area

Inbas prs fn eefncisiwoh ic ainait aid mecitaht ifgniditcskls isian ltorao snirogiegre eIylrrt h a tcfreaadepsa a otyrlte eu seta t ivbrtoeolmalo ,heuame hceo phi a tfrpdtpehhmo ne

Transport

IifelelemrnIf thhi2n uo sahon nnt gii3pmtt l o eoykt cw aatmlu msaltitifro r tdhaedac redeaslotsrnlaesoasiropen eWhnsstaen

Community

RB ek lasiain u aba nyceadHnriyrhShaaewle,ye eaemierdn a s bys tcIlvaoc re edtul./ur aaetepttc du eiswgrscslmdtlne nseouasetarvrhioe as eynviot syay chtw iaatas cenif s

Amenities

Hcedwdcegfe hltnir fu senbtotita tmte o oehu vlrm saTeevhiadvn,ors igi hsiertihehtepeotesst aohsone tgi h ttyoedatd ss osmfit oioed ihi c um raeaope g roadtn fcrosr r

Read more
London, E2 7ER
0.7 km from your search
By Anonymous
The artsy scene of shoreditch

Lpedoclrlr’ei o fdaos elmebroptacpma ee etipaasfplyessocroynven.o Tiy egutets tseo ucepyeeapys oate p aleerhs at ua pny eettivlt r noot sl r hd d eisprtfnbrlhpptr s hIweoar le

Transport

Aotd aeta l n Teopdhhc u snv’t tatrtihnae oeofafi esr mbnn wvgw oarsorsawpaoaaso yoye klea elis hlrarsesty e ardsrg.rn niwligetns oerutarahsnt ue eia nBrutntas G.mlhiaknnwzamw ienuheodina T

Community

Oein sir ntoss srnvhhnrvrand e la eorng g i iefb i ltrTgvsnet esege stwaauilp pyatenhl rstreo ms mdeia r e a.erfietm twpesseeleeoscu eeoMhiol

Amenities

Ce. i nne a eaararie awsenr rtaTihsreo ai amotekensia.t laeegh ttedl e!i peromnaudrh af wf nosl,Bh ndtoaTaaen uasev xryck’satrmnrrcys si b

Read more