A number of welcoming cafes and restaurants are on offer for all to enjoy. Highlights are Zer Café & Juice Bar that is open all day serving tantalising healthy fare, alongside a sublime Italian restaurant, a cafe set alongside the nature reserve and Simply Organique, a health food store and coffee shop. Woodberry Down also has a health centre, two schools and an academy all within walking distance. Residents will benefit from of a local supermarket, adding to various retail amenities including Woodberry Down Fruit & Veg store, the post office and a dry cleaners.
A Tranquil Nature Reserve
Woodberry Wetlands nature reserve, opened in April 2016 by the London Wildlife Trust is a calm oasis for London wildlife and residents alike. Take a walk along the boardwalk, nestled amongst the wildlife and reeds, to enjoy the café overlooking the splendour of the nature reserve, all set to the serene sound of birdsong.
The Local Area
Stoke Newington, Green Lanes and Finsbury Park are all less than a 10 minute drive away. Here trendy cafes, bars and pubs such as the tea rooms and Il Bacio which are known for their homemade pizzas can be found along with organic farmers markets and boutiques.
An Exhilarating Outdoor Lifestyle
Woodberry Down is the perfect setting for residents keen to stay in shape and enjoy an active lifestyle. The wide, green parks provide space for runners, and the sailing reservoir is open to kayaks and canoes. Other activities include a climbing wall and a trim trail, catering both to child’s play and a more serious dedication to fitness.
A Thriving Community
At the heart of the Woodberry Down lies a thriving community who come together at the Redmond Community Centre. A welcoming place for all ages, the centre offers a plethora of activities throughout the day from yoga to a creative arts programme and cookery classes to a library. In addition, there are various annual residents events such as the Summer Film and Wimbledon Screenings on the New River Steps.