With September fast approaching, it’s time to start thinking about the new school year – and maybe about finding somewhere new to live. Whether you’ve got little ones or teenagers, we’ve got a property within walking distance of a good school for them. Here’s our pick of the best:

Hemingford Road, N1

This beautiful five bedroom, Grade II listed Victorian house makes a perfect family home, and is just a five minute walk from Thornhill Primary School. Thornhill is a popular co-educational primary school rated as ‘good’ by Ofsted, and has a local community and charity focus.

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College Cross, N1

A stylish two bedroom apartment just off Upper Street in the heart of Islington, a mere four minute walk from the highly sought after William Tyndale Primary School, rated as ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted. The school has excellent facilities and numerous extra- curricular activities.

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Devonia Road, N1

This four bedroom period house on Devonia Road is in a prime Islington location, and also very close to Hanover School, a co-educational primary school for children aged 3-11. Rated as ‘good’ by Ofsted, it is recognised for high-quality teaching, and for a broad and balanced curriculum, including the provision of STEM, the arts, music and PE.

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Pedley Street, E1

Available to buy through shared ownership is this 2 bed flat in Bethnal Green, near Swanlea School, rated as ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted. This apartment is a perfect choice for city living; close to exciting Shoreditch and also open green spaces, with the bonus of being near a good school.

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Greenwood Road, E8

This stunning four bedroom home is perfectly situated on the end of a Victorian terrace in London Fields, and within walking distance of popular Gayhurst Primary School. Gayhurst is a co-educational school, for ages 3-11, and has a reported 97% happiness rating amongst parents according to an Ofsted survey.

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Winkley Street, E2

A four bedroom, mid terrace period property in Bethnal Green, in walking distance of both Cambridge Heath Overground station and Oaklands School. Oaklands is a mixed community secondary school and sixth form, with a ‘good’ Ofsted rating and is in some areas rated ‘outstanding’.

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Skipworth Road, E9

Positioned on a popular street just by Victoria Park is this bright and spacious three double bedroom, first floor apartment on the popular Crown Estate. The property also sits just a four minute walk from Lauriston Primary School, a co-educational community primary school scoring either ‘good’ or ‘outstanding’ across all the Ofsted review categories. The property is also close to the new Mossbourne Victoria Park Academy, a co-educational secondary school rated as ‘good’ by Ofsted.

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Sharon Gardens, E9

Also close to Lauriston Primary and Mossbourne is this semi-detached, five bedroom house on a quiet, tree-lined street next to Victoria Park. This property is just a six minute walk from Lauriston Primary School, and enjoys a stunning loft conversion and rear garden space.

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Colvestone Crescent, E8

This two bedroom apartment in a period building is ideally situated just round the corner from both Ridley Road Market and Colvestone Primary School. The school is just a one minute walk round the corner from the property, and is a co-educational community school for pupils aged 3-11. It is rated ‘good’ by Ofsted.

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