With people finding central London overcrowded and overpriced, Hendon is fast becoming an attractive area for buyers.

Buying with L&Q and becoming a resident at The Rushgroves means you will be making an investment in your future and will benefit from an array of regenerational highlights.

This includes the £1.4 billion transformation of Brent Cross Shopping Centre which plans to bring additional entertainment and shopping facilities with 200 new retail brand stores, 40 new restaurants, a cinema and hotel. 


The local area

Reach St Pancras and the city from nearby Hendon station on the Thameslink line. Two Northern Line stations are also in walking distance - Hendon Central and Colindale. Also served by plenty of buses, and close to the M1, A41 and the North Circular.

The area boasts a variety of eateries, pubs and wine bars for all occasions, and the renowned Brent Street, well known for its bakers, cafes and delis. Within a five minutes walk there is also a large Sainsbury's supermarket.

There are plenty of green spaces in the area. Discover Rushgroves Park, a hidden gem on your doorstep, and Brent Reservoir - a nature reserve only ten minutes from your door.

The Rushgroves is situated in the centre of sporting excellence, with Wembley just over 3 miles away to the west and the Allianz Park home of the Saracens Rugby Club to the east, you'll be spoilt with choice for sports and leisure throughout the year.

Brent Cross Shopping Centre has over 120 stores under its domed roof, and a new cinema is being added. Also Hendon is dotted with a variety of shops including gift shops, jewellers, stationers, florists and a library.

There are many other established primary and secondary schools in the area, with a mixture of good and outstanding Ofsted reports


Become a resident at The Rushgroves and relish the lifestyle that North London has to offer. The combination of culinary delights, variety of green open spaces and connections to the city, make this destination a fast growing and desirable place to live. The perfect balance.

At the weekend, wake up in the morning and take a short walk down to the superstore Sainsbury’s where you will find a Starbucks Coffee inside. Grab yourself a flat white latte to kick start your day.

If you enjoy retail therapy and often find yourself at Brent Cross Shopping Centre, you will be pleased to know that this will soon be one of the best shopping destinations in the capital, with an additional 200 new brand stores, restaurants and cinema!

If you would prefer to spend your hours in the gym, there are plenty of gyms within easy reach including Nuffield Health Fitness & Wellbeing Gym, Pure Gym and The Gym.

Close by you will find The Welsh Harp Reservoir, a valuable natural habitat with wildlife. Here you can escape the everyday hustle and bustle and take in the woodland landscapes along a selection of footpaths. The Sailing and Windsurfing Club in North London have an enviable stretch of sailing water here.

In the evening book a dinner reservation at Bang Bang Oriental Food Hall, London’s largest Asian food court located close to Colindale Underground.  


You can find world class entertainment only a 15 minutes drive away at the SSE Arena, Wembley. The SSE Arena, is the UK’s most iconic entertainment venue for all the family to enjoy! Not only specialising in music concerts, the Arena also has a proven sporting track record with sold out popular ice shows, Snooker Finals and Premier League Darts, whilst not forgetting family and comedy performances.

If you enjoy a spot of retail therapy Brent Cross and Westfields Shepherds Bush are within easy reach with a variety of well known department stores, restaurants and cinema venues.



It's not only the city that's within easy reach of The Rushgroves, Hendon's great transport links of roads, buses, trains and tubes can transport you to rolling countryside, Roman ruins, historic country houses and welcoming heath-land. Soak up nearby local points of interest, great historic buildings and quintessential English countryside.

A short drive will take you to the Chiltern Hills, dotted with beech woodland, chalk streams and welcoming villages, and to the country houses of Wycombe Park and Cliveden. A 20 minute train journey can whisk you to the historic and cultural city of St. Albans.

The Development

Click through to find out about the development and why you should consider buying your new home at The Rushgroves.


Take a look at our collection of interior and exterior images along with the local area.

About L&Q

 L&Q is one of the UK’s leading housing associations and one of London’s largest residential developers.