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Neighbourhood Boundaries & Descriptions

Old North
Location Boundaries
  • South of the North Thames River
  • East of the North Thames River
  • North of Oxford Street
  • West of Adelaide Street
Neighbourhood Descriptions
  • Borders the east side of UWO Main Campus & King's University College.
  • Housing types: Detached homes in residential areas & walk-up apartment buildings. Several high-rise apartment buildings in the 1200's on Richmond St., north of the University Gates.
  • Bus Routes running through this area (for more information on route schedules visit the London Transit Commission web site www.ltconline.ca): 1 Thompson Kipps Lane, 6 Richmond, 13 Wellington, 21 Huron Heights.
  • Grocery shopping: Valu-Mart at Oxford St. & Richmond St.
  • Banking: TD at the University gates on Richmond St.; CIBC & Scotiabank at Oxford & Richmond St.
  • Restaurants: Christina's Pub and Sebastian's Market at the University gates on Richmond St.; The Bungalow at Cheapside St. & Waterloo St.; Palasad at Adelaide St. & Oxford St.
  • Convenience store: B & C Variety at Richmond St. & Broughdale Ave.; St. James Variety at St. James St. & Maitland St.
  • Health Care: Oxford Medical Walk-in Clinic at Talbot St. & Oxford St.; Urgent Care Centre at St. Joseph's Hospital located at Grosvenor St. & Richmond St.; Emergency Clinic at University Hospital is located in the north end of campus, off of Windermere Rd. & Western Rd. (On Campus)
  • Recreation: Gibbons Park (bike & running trails, tennis courts, swimming pool & splash pad) with entrances at Sherwood Ave. & Victoria St., Grosvenor St. & St. George St. and Victoria St. and Gibbons Place; Ross Park (bike & running trail) with entrance at Richmond St. north of Raymond Ave.

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Downtown
Location Boundaries
  • South of Oxford Street
  • East of the North Thames River & the Thames River
  • North of the Thames River
  • West of Adelaide Street
Neighbourhood Descriptions
  • Housing types: Detached homes in residential area, apartments in walk-up complexes & high rises and townhouses.
  • Bus Routes running through this area (for more information on route schedules visit the London Transit Commission web site www.ltconline.ca): 1 Thompson Kipps Lane, 2 Dundas, 3 Hamilton Rd., 4 Oxford East, 5 Springbank, 6 Richmond, 7 Wavell, 8 Riverside, 9 Whitehills, 11 Southcrest, 12 Wharncliffe, 13 Wellington, 15 Westmount, 16 AdKipps Laneelaide, 19 Oakridge, 20 Cherryhill, 21 Huron Heights, 22 Trafalgar, 23 Berkshire, 26 Jalna Blvd.
  • High-density retail area throughout downtown includes: banking, groceries, shopping, night life, restaurants, John Labatt Centre, Covent Garden Market, Museum London.
  • Transit: VIA Rail Station located at York St. & Richmond St.; Greyhound Bus Depot located at Talbot St. & York St.
  • Pharmacy: Shoppers Drug Mart located at Oxford St. & Adelaide St.; London Medical Pharmacy located on Dundas St. east of William St.; The Medicine Shoppe located at King St. & Colborne St. COMING SOON: Shoppers Drug Mart located at Richmond St. & Carling St.
  • Health Care: Oxford Medical Walk-in Clinic at Talbot St. & Oxford St.; Emergency Clinic at University Hospital is located in the north end of campus, off of Windermere Rd. & Western Rd. (On Campus); Urgent Care Centre at St. Joseph's Hospital located at Grosvenor St. & Richmond St. (Old North)
  • Recreation: Victoria Park main entrance located at Central Ave. & Richmond St.; Harris Park (running/biking trails) main entrance located at Ridout St. & Park St.; Park (tennis courts & children's play area) located at Waterloo St. & Kenneth Ave.
  • London Public Library branch located in the Citi Plaza on Dundas St.

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Near South
Location Boundaries
  • South of UWO
  • East of Platt’s Lane and Woodward Avenue
  • North of the Thames River
  • West of the North Thames River
Neighbourhood Descriptions
  • Borders the south side of UWO campus
  • Housing types: Detached homes in residential area, apartments in walk-up complexes and townhouses.
  • Bus Routes running through this area (for more information on route schedules visit the London Transit Commission web site www.ltconline.ca): 2 Dundas, 9 Whitehills, 17 Oxford West, 20 Cherryhill.
  • Retail area at Oxford St. & Wharncliffe Rd. N. includes: restaurants, banking & shopping.
  • Convenience store: Hi-Ya Mini Mart at Western Rd. & Wharncliffe Rd. N.; 7-Eleven at Mt. Pleasant Ave. & Wharncliffe Rd. N.
  • Restaurants: Alibi Roadhouse on Oxford St.; Manna Grill on Wharncliffe Rd. N.; Blackfriars Bistro on Blackfriars St.
  • Health Care: Wharncliffe Walk-in Clinic located at Wharncliffe Rd. N. & Palmer St.; St. Joseph's Family Medical & Dental Centre located at Cherryhill Place & Platts Lane; Emergency Clinic at University Hospital is located in the north end of campus, off of Windermere Rd. & Western Rd. (On Campus); Urgent Care Centre at St. Joseph's Hospital located at Grosvenor St. & Richmond St. (Old North)
  • Recreation: Cavendish Park located at Cavendish Cres. & Walnut St.; Labatt Park located at Wilson Ave. & Riverside Dr.

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Near West
Location Boundaries
  • South of the Medway Creek
  • East of Wonderland Road
  • West of Western Road & Platt’s Lane
  • North of the CPR Tracks
Neighbourhood Descriptions
  • Borders the west side of UWO campus, as well as Huron University College & Brescia University College.
  • Housing types: Detached homes in residential area, apartments in walk-up complexes, townhouses & high-rise apartment buildings.
  • Bus Routes running through this area (for more information on route schedules visit the London Transit Commission web site www.ltconline.ca): 2 Dundas, 10 Wonderland, 9 Whitehills, 31 Orchard Park, 33 Proudfoot.
  • Retail area at Sarnia Rd. & Western Rd. includes: fast food, convenience store & gas station.
  • UWO Books Plus located at Western Rd. & Sarnia Rd. provides office supplies, textbooks, printing, copying and other services.
  • Health Care: Wharncliffe Walk-in Clinic located at Wharncliffe Rd. N. & Palmer St.(Near South); Emergency Clinic at University Hospital is located in the north end of campus, off of Windermere Rd. & Western Rd. (On Campus); Urgent Care Centre at St. Joseph's Hospital located at Grosvenor St. & Richmond St. (Old North)
  • Recreation: Tennis courts located at Lawson Rd. & Wychwood Park; Park (basketball court, bike & running trail) with entrances off of Chesham Ave. & Castlegrove Blvd.; Medway Valley Forest (walking & biking trails) with entrances off of Wychwood Park & Doncaster Gate.
  • Museum of Ontario Archaeology located at Attawandaron Rd.

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Whitehills
Location Boundaries
  • South of the City Limits
  • East of the City Limits
  • West of Wonderland Road
  • North of the CPR Tracks
Neighbourhood Descriptions
  • Housing types: Detached homes in residential area, apartments in walk-up complexes, townhouses and a few high-rise apartment buildings.
  • Bus Routes running through this area (for more information on route schedules visit the London Transit Commission web site www.ltconline.ca): 9 Whitehills, 10 Wonderland, 19 Oakridge, 31 Orchard Park & 39 Fanshawe West.
  • Retail Area: Sherwood Forest Mall located on Wonderland Rd. includes groceries, banking, shopping, restaurants and fast food; Hyde Park Rd. & Fanshawe Park Rd. includes shopping, banking, fast food; Wonderland Rd. & Fanshawe Park Rd. includes groceries, shopping & fast food.
  • Groceries: Metro located at Sherwood Forest Mall on Wonderland Rd.; No Frills located at Wonderland Rd. & Fanshawe Park Rd.; Wal-Mart located at Hyde Park Rd. & Fanshawe Park Rd.; Unger's Market on Gainsborough Rd.
  • Restaurants: Mein Street located at Wonderland Rd. & Fanshawe Park Rd.; Bernies Bar & Grill located in the Sherwood Forest Mall; Crossings Bar & Grill located on Hyde Park Rd.
  • Pharmacy: Shoppers Drug Mart located at Wonderland Rd. & Fanshawe Park Rd. and Sherwood Forest Mall; Walmart Pharmacy located at Fanshawe Park Rd. & Hyde Park Rd.
  • Health Care: Emergency Clinic at University Hospital is located in the north end of campus, off of Windermere Rd. & Western Rd. (On Campus); Urgent Care Centre at St. Joseph's Hospital located at Grosvenor St. & Richmond St. (Old North)
  • Recreation: Park (children's play area) with main entrance off of Aldersbrook Rd.; Park (baseball diamond, soccer field & children's play area) with main entrance off of Aldersbrook Rd.
  • London Public Library branch located in Sherwood Forest Mall on Wonderland Rd.

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Masonville
Location Boundaries
  • South of the City Limits
  • East of the Medway Creek
  • West of a line drawn between where Angus Road crosses Windermere Road and where Hastings Drive crosses Fanshawe Park Road
  • North of the Medway Creek
Neighbourhood Descriptions
  • Borders the north side of UWO main campus.
  • Housing types: townhouses, detached homes in residential areas, condominium apartments in walk-up complexes and a high-rise apartment building.
  • Bus Routes running through this area (for more information on route schedules visit the London Transit Commission web site www.ltconline.ca): 2 Dundas, 6 Richmond, 10 Wonderland, 13 Wellington, 16 Adelaide, 32 Windermere, 34 Medway, 38 Stoney Creek, 39 Fanshawe West.
  • High-density retail area surrounding Richmond St. and Fanshawe Park Rd. which includes: shopping, groceries, restaurants, banking, office supplies and movie theatre.
  • Accommodations near campus: Windermere Manor is located off of Windermere Rd., near Western Rd.; Ivey Spencer Leadership Centre is located off of Windermere Rd., near Richmond St.
  • Pharmacy: Shoppers Drug Mart located in Masonville Place mall and DRUGStore located in Loblaws at Richmond St. and Fanshawe Park Rd.
  • Health Care: Emergency Clinic at University Hospital is located in the north end of campus, off of Windermere Rd. & Western Rd. (On Campus); Urgent Care Centre at St. Joseph's Hospital located at Grosvenor St. & Richmond St. (Old North)
  • Recreation: Park (tennis courts) located at Ambleside Dr. & Grangeover Cres.
  • London Public Library branch located at North Centre Rd. & Sunnyside Dr.

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North London
Location Boundaries
  • South of the City Limits
  • East of a line drawn between where Angus Road crosses Windermere Road and where Hastings Drive crosses Fanshawe Park Road
  • West of Adelaide Street
  • North of the North Thames River
Neighbourhood Descriptions
  • Housing types: Detached homes in residential area and apartments in walk-up complexes.
  • Bus Routes running through this area (for more information on route schedules visit the London Transit Commission web site www.ltconline.ca): 13 Wellington, 16 Adelaide, 32 Windermere, 38 Stoney Creek.
  • Retail Area: Fanshawe Park Rd. & Adelaide St. includes groceries, shopping, banking and fast food.
  • Restaurant: Waltzing Weasel on Windermere Rd. & Adelaide St.
  • Pharmacy: Rexall Pharma Plus located on Adelaide St. north of Fanshawe Park Rd.
  • Health Care: Emergency Clinic at University Hospital is located in the north end of campus, off of Windermere Rd. & Western Rd. (On Campus); Urgent Care Centre at St. Joseph's Hospital located at Grosvenor St. & Richmond St. (Old North)
  • Recreation: Stoney Creek Community Centre (YMCA, library & programs) located on Sunningdale Rd.; Stoneybrook Park (bike & running trails) with entrance off of Windermere Rd.; Dog Park with entrance off of Adelaide St.
  • London Public Library branch located in Stoney Creek Community Centre on Sunningdale Rd.

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Kipp's Lane
Location Boundaries
  • South of the North Thames River
  • East of Adelaide Street
  • West of Briarhill Avenue
  • North of Huron Street
Neighbourhood Descriptions
  • Housing types: Apartments in high-rises & walk-up complexes, townhouses and detached homes in residential area.
  • Bus Routes running through this area (for more information on route schedules visit the London Transit Commission web site www.ltconline.ca): 1 Thompson Kipps Lane, 14 Highbury, 16 Adelaide, 27 Fanshawe College, 32 Windermere.
  • Retail Area: Huron St. & Adelaide St. includes groceries, shopping, banking & fast food.
  • Groceries: Price Chopper located at Adelaide St. & Huron St.
  • Pharmacy: Shoppers Drug Mart and London Medical Pharmacy located at Adelaide St. & Huron St.
  • Health Care: Emergency Clinic at University Hospital is located in the north end of campus, off of Windermere Rd. & Western Rd. (On Campus); Urgent Care Centre at St. Joseph's Hospital located at Grosvenor St. & Richmond St. (Old North)

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N. East London
Location Boundaries
  • South of the City Limits
  • East of Adelaide Street
  • West of the City Limits
  • North of the North Thames River

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East London
Location Boundaries
  • South of the North Thames River
  • East of Adelaide Street (Not including the Kipp's Lane area)
  • West of the City Limits
  • North of Dundas Street

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S. East London
Location Boundaries
  • South of Dundas Street
  • East of Adelaide Street to Thames River and East of Wellington Road
  • West of the City Limits
  • North of the City Limits

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Old South
Location Boundaries
  • South of Riverside Drive
  • East of Wharncliffe Road
  • West of Wellington Road
  • North of Commissioners Road
Neighbourhood Descriptions
  • Housing types: Detached homes in residential area and apartments in walk-up complexes.
  • Bus Routes running through this area (for more information on route schedules visit the London Transit Commission web site www.ltconline.ca): 4 Oxford East, 6 Richmond, 11 Southcrest, 12 Wharncliffe, 13 Wellington, 15 Westmount, 24 Baseline, 26 Jalna Blvd.
  • Retail Area: Wortley Rd. includes groceries, restaurants, shopping and banking; Wharncliffe Rd. includes restaurants, shopping, groceries, banking and a movie theatre; Wellington Rd. includes restaurants, shopping, groceries and banking.
  • Groceries: Valu-Mart on Wortley Rd.
  • Restaurants: The Wortley Roadhouse located on Wortley Rd.; Black Walnut Bakery Café located on Wortley Rd.; Copperfields Bistro & Wine Bar on Wortley Rd.
  • Pharmacy: DRUGStore Pharmacy located at Wharncliffe Rd. & Baseline Rd., and Medcen Pharmasave located on Wellington Rd. north of Baseline Rd.
  • Health Care: Wharncliffe Walk-in Clinic located at Wharncliffe Rd. N. & Palmer St. (Near South); Emergency Clinic at University Hospital is located in the north end of campus, off of Windermere Rd. & Western Rd. (On Campus); Urgent Care Centre at St. Joseph's Hospital located at Grosvenor St. & Richmond St. (Old North)
  • Recreation: Thames Park (pool, splash pad, tennis courts, children's play area & baseball diamond) with main entrance off of Ridout St.
  • London Public Library branch located on Wortley Rd.

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S. West London
Location Boundaries
  • South of the Thames River
  • East of the City Limits
  • West of Wellington Road and the Thames River (Not including the Old South area)
  • North of the City Limits

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West London
Location Boundaries
  • South of CPR Tracks
  • East of the City Limits
  • West of Platt's Lane and Woodward Avenue
  • North of the Thames River
Neighbourhood Descriptions
  • Housing types: Apartments in high-rises & walk-up complexes, townhouses and detached homes in residential area.
  • Bus Routes running through this area (for more information on route schedules visit the London Transit Commission web site www.ltconline.ca): 9 Whitehills, 10 Wonderland, 17 Oxford West, 19 Oakridge, 20 Cherryhill, 33 Proudfoot.
  • Retail Area: Wonderland Rd. & Beaverbrook Ave. includes groceries, fast food, shopping & banking; Cherryhill Mall located at Oxford St. & Platts Lane includes groceries, fast food & banking; Hyde Park Rd. & Oxford St. includes groceries shopping, banking & fast food.
  • Pharmacy: Shoppers Drug Mart located in Cherryhill Mall on Oxford St. and Oxford St. west of Hyde Park Rd.; Medical Pharmacies located on Oxford St.; Rexall Pharma Plus located at Hyde Park Rd. & Oxford St.
  • Health Care: Urgent Emergency Clinic at University Hospital is located in the north end of campus, off of Windermere Rd. & Western Rd. (On Campus); Urgent Care Centre (www.sjhc.london.on.ca/urgentcare) at St. Joseph's Hospital located at Grosvenor St. & Richmond St. (Old North)
  • Recreation: Park (children's play area & soccer field) located on Hunt Club Dr.
  • London Public Library branch located in Cherryhill Mall on Oxford St.

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Outside London
Location Boundaries
  • All rentals outside City of London boundaries

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On Campus
Location Boundaries
  • Any rentals on the UWO property
Neighbourhood Descriptions

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Distances to UWO

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