Woodside Park takes its name from the time when Finchley was part of the forest of Middlesex. In this pleasant, leafy swathe of west Finchley, Imperial Square, pictured, has been created.
This gated development of family houses and flats is designed around five communal gardens and built in an eclectic architectural style of Victorian, contemporary and cottage garden. Two-bedroom flats start at £499,500; houses from £995,000. Call Berkeley Homes on 01753 784417.
Axis on Finchley Road is a crisp, contemporary-design apartment scheme close to Hampstead Heath and Golders Hill Park. Prices from £442,500. Call Origin Housing on 0800 068 8990.