A sought-after central neighbourhood bordered by Regent's Park and Marylebone
"Watching the sun set from this penthouse apartment in Marylebone really takes your breath away..."Tania Smith
"Boating lake, wildlife and picturesque views in Regent's Park..."Claire O'Donnell
"The canals bring a country feel to this central part of London round Regent's Park."Charles Cutting
Where do Lisson Grove locals go?
Sherlock Holmes Museum
You can visit the home of Sherlock Holmes, where he did all his detective work with a large drink and a pipe!
Submitted by Tom
If you're ever in a rush for some flowers for a loved one, just pop up to this drive-thru florist and there's no need to get out your car!
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Regent's Park Mosque
One of the largest mosques in West London, also providing a cafeteria, library, attire and book shop.
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Lord's Cricket Ground
A summer's afternoon watching the cricket at Lord's is hard to beat!
Submitted by Tom
Duke of York
A fantastic local pub for after-work drinks. Wednesday is steak night, serving great food at great value.
Submitted by Kristian
It's great to watch The Beatles fans recreate their album cover on Abbey Road!
Submitted by Joan
The best deli in St John's Wood selling everything from fruit and veg to kosher products.
Submitted by Sara
Megan's do the best salads and cakes - a great addition to St John's Wood High Street!
Submitted by Sophie
A beautiful interiors shop selling furniture, home accessories and lighting.
Submitted by Tom
The Duke of York
A really cosy pub with traditional interiors, this place is a great little spot.
Submitted by Aicha
One of the best pubs in Marylebone and an amazing selection of lagers.
Submitted by Giorgio
The Warrington Hotel
As well as the original décor and the friendly atmosphere, the beer is good too.
Submitted by Stuart
Little Venice's Canals
Picturesque walks and barge spotting along the waterways....
Submitted by Hayley
Why do you find Lisson Grove a great place to live?
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Did you know?
"The statues of a monkey and hunchback which rest on top of Portman Mansions were not planned as part of the building's design. They appeared overnight in the summer of 1935 and no-one has ever owned up to doing it!"
Explore Lisson Grove
Child-friendly activities near Lisson Grove
Toddler WorldLittle Venice Sports Centre
Toddlers World has now launched at Little Venice Sports Centre - a new activity group for little ones to learn, explore and have fun. Little ones will be able to enjoy soft play, inflatables, ladders, slides and a variety of other elements that will develop balance, coordination and social skills. Website
MCC Cricket Academy Coaching Little Legends 3-4 yearsLord's Cricket Ground,
The fun 45-minute sessions are carried out weekly over the 10 to 12 weeks of each academic term or five mornings during Easter Holidays. The courses give youngsters a basic introduction to the movement and skills needed for cricket and other sports. Website
Syliva Young Theatre School
Offers full-time education to GCSE and professional training in theatre arts. Part-time classes in dance, drama, speech and singing. Website
Outdoor exercise class for parents and carers with their buggies (bring a mat) Website
Sally Dixey Personal Training
Sally Dixey gives you as A one2one environment meaning that training can be specific to your level of fitness and experience, exposing you to some or all of the elements of CrossFit in a safe and enjoyable way, whether pregnant or not. During working hours £50 for one hour session. £60 one hour in the evening session. Website
Mercury ArtistsThe Cockpit Studios,
Work with Industry & Record Label Experts on improving your performance and developing as an artist. Website
PlaygroupPortman Early Childhood Centre,
Our Drop-In groups provide a safe, friendly and stimulating place for children and their parents or carers. We organise regular activities like cooking, play for toddlers and babies with opportunities to observe your child's play through video, and outings all year round. Website
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Local Estate Agencies
Why not explore some other local areas:
- St John's Wood
- Maida Vale
- Regent's Park
- Swiss Cottage
- South Hampstead
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