Broadfields Estate

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Broadfields Estate
Broadfields Estate is located in Greater London
Broadfields Estate
Broadfields Estate
 Broadfields Estate shown within Greater London
London borough Barnet
Ceremonial county Greater London
Region London
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town EDGWARE
Postcode district HA8
Dialling code 020
Police Metropolitan
Fire London
Ambulance London
EU Parliament London
London Assembly Barnet and Camden
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UK
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Coordinates: 51°37′36″N 0°16′24″W / 51.6268°N 0.2732°W / 51.6268; -0.2732

Broadfields Estate is a locality in the London Borough of Barnet in northwest London, UK. The area mostly consists of 1930s, 1960s and 1970s housing, first started in 1927 but dominated by John Laing's Edgware Estate, started in 1936.

It is located to the west of the M1 motorway and north of the A41 road (Edgware Way and Watford Bypass). Two primary schools are located there, as well as a recreational ground, a sports ground and Edgwarebury Park to the west.

The local shops are located at the centre of Glengall Road, including a Londis store, a Post Office and a pharmacy.

Bus route 288 serves Broadfields. Buses towards Broadfields Estate go along Broadfields Avenue and terminate at Bushfield Crescent. Buses going towards Queensbury (other direction) serves Bushfield Crescent (clockwise), then Glengall Road, and then Broadfields Avenue before eventually entering the A41 and Edgwarebury Lane.

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