Situated on one of the highest points of north London, Highgate offers great views over central London and the beautiful greenery of Hampstead Heath. Residents cherish the village-like atmosphere, while knowing that Leicester Square is only a 20 minute Tube ride away. The High Street is a social hub for all ages, full of exclusive boutiques, children stores, cafes, restaurants and even Tesco Express. Highgate’s most notable attractions are its woodlands and beautiful scenery. Locals get to pick between ancient forests like Highgate Wood, Queen’s Wood, Waterlow Park or Hampstead Heath. Also home to the famous Grade I-listed Highgate Cemetery which has become a tourist destination itself not only for the admirable Victorian architecture, but also for where political philosopher Karl Marx and writers Douglas Adams, George Eliot and Christina Rosetti are buried.