St James Street plays host to a range of trendy independent cafes and is at the very top of Walthamstow market, which is still believed to be the longest street market in Europe, offering a variety of stalls to buy everything from a bowl of bananas to a new suitcase Take a step back into the past and visit the famous Menzes pie and mash shop and sample their famous pie, mash and liquor or if you feel brave maybe try some stewed eels.
Walk the length of Walthamstow market and you’ll find Walthamstow Central ,offering Victoria line and Overground services, as well as the night Tube at the weekends. Walthamstow Mall offers a range of high street brands and supermarkets and there is also a Farmers market on a Sunday morning – offering lovely fresh seasonal Produce.
Blackhorse Road and Blackhorse ‘Village’ are nearby giving great access to Blackhorse Road station. The name is actually a mispronunciation of Black House, a grand old house that once stood near St James Street. Blackhorse Road runs through the heart land of the old Warner estate. Stoneydown Park is not only a great park with a kids playground, it is also home to a music festival. Every summer the Stoneydown Park festival fills the air with good music from local musicians, and fills our bellies with great food and nice cold beer. Its completely free Quiet streets, good transport links and free music, what more could you want.
Walthamstow Central is just a short walk away, offering Victoria line and Overground services, as well as the night Tube at the weekends. Walthamstow Mall offers a range of high street brands and supermarkets, Walthamstow market is still believed to be the longest Street market in Europe and there is also a Farmer market on a Sunday morning – offering lovely fresh seasonal Produce.
To top it off there is also a brand new cinema complex with a range of popular eateries such as pizza Express and Nandos. Whilst the old EMD cinema located just around the corner has been converted into a trendy pop up bar.