123 Fairfax Road, Harringay N8
435 Green Lanes, Harrison Marks' 'glamour photography' studio
At street level was was Harringay Photographic Supplies. Harrison Marks
's 'glamour' work was done in a top floor studio.
11 Burgoyne Road
Leader in co-partnership housing movement that led to developments like Hampstead Garden Suburb & Welwyn Garden City, trade unionist & practical mystic Henry Harvey Vivian
, recorded as living at 11 Burgoyne Road in 1901 census. Vivian was also recorded s living at 15 Burgoyne Road ten years later.
St John's Lodge
Home of Charlotte Riddell
, one of the most popular and influential writers of the Victorian period. The London Borough of Haringey mounted a green plaque in her memory near the entrance to St Anns' Hospital in March 2010 (see photo - click link beneath photo above).
20 Umfreville Road
Herbert George Brackley (aka Brackles). Aviation pioneer. Beaten in his attempt to make the first transatlantic crossing by Alcock & Brown, Brackley was a veteran pilot of both world wars and went on to become a pioneer of civil aviation
42A Grand Parade
Carry on and Eastenders star Barbara Windsor
lived here in the early 1960s.
88 Umfreville Road
American poet Michael Donaghy lived here from 1994 - 2004. Described as "a meticulous craftsmen with a mercurial imagination", Donaghy attracted many plaudits including the Geoffrey Faber and Cholmondeley awards and the Whitbread and Forward Prizes.
He also lived at 51 Burgoyne Road from 1988 - 1994 and 115 Stanhope Gardens from 1987 - 1988.
53 Harringay Road, Harringay, N15
Home of Maurice Cranston
, British philosopher, professor, and author who served for many years as a Chair of Political Science at the London School of Economics.
309 Wightman Road
The home of Frank Doel
, a bookseller who worked at 84 Charing Cross Road. He was played by Anthony Hopkins in the film 84 Charing Cross Road.
9 Cavendish Road
Henry James Wilson Scherren was author of various books on natural history, a contributor to the Encyclopedia Britannica and a fellow of the Zoological Society of London.
28 Lausanne Road
The home of Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the Labour Party from September 2015. Corbyn was a councillor for Harringay ward between 1974 and 1983. Corbyn also lived in house in Etherley Road for a short period (believed to be no 2 or no 4).