No bars, no signal predictedOne bar, reliable signal unlikelyTwo bars, may experience problems with connectivityThree bars, likely to have good coverage and receive a data rate to support basic web servicesFull bars, likely to have good coverage indoors and to receive an enhanced data rate to support multimedia services
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Guide price£1,350,000
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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Bower Heath Lane, Harpenden, Herts
Semi-detached house
4 bed
1 bath
EPC rating: E*
1,646 sq ft / 153 sq m

Key information

Tenure: Freehold
Council tax: Unconfirmed
Broadband: Ultra-fast 330Mbps *
Mobile signal: 
EE O2 Three Vodafone
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Property description & features

  • Tenure: Freehold
The Property:

Holly Cottage is a characterful, spacious late Victorian semi - detached cottage surrounded by rolling countryside and woods. The property has been sympathetically extended and improved over the years including by the current owners. Comprising four double bedrooms and some superb living space the property boasts extensive countryside views to the front and rear.


This impressive Victorian property has been sympathetically extended to create a
charming country family home. Double fronted in layout, there are two large reception rooms to the front of the house – one currently used as an office - and a further 2 reception rooms to the rear, providing superb flexibility of accommodation. The high- ceilinged rooms feature fireplaces, and a Clearview multi fuel/wood burning stove in the lounge. A good sized
cottage -style kitchen to the rear opens through to a breakfast room, utility room, downstairs WC, and rear porch.
On the first floor there are four large double bedrooms and a generous family bathroom with free standing bath, and a separate shower enclosure with power shower.
Both aspects of the property offer stunning views over rolling farmland to the front, horse grazing land to the rear and Bower Heath Woods and Common to the side.
The outside space is simply stunning, with a private cottage garden to the front, and a superb south facing garden to the rear, laid mainly to lawn with fruit trees, flower borders and raised beds. There is a good-sized garden shed for storage. There is a detached garage as well as parking for several cars to the side of the property on the access lane to the side of the house.
A truly unique property in a stunning location offering easy access to Harpenden
Town centre, Harpenden Train Station and excellent local schools.

Council Tax Band G £3,363.53 April 22/March 23


The property enjoys a commanding position at the top of Bower Heath Lane on the edge of Harpenden, surrounded by rolling countryside, it is approximately 1.5 miles from the centre of Harpenden, and Harpenden train station with fast trains to London St Pancras in under 30 minutes.

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    Broadband availability and predicted speed: obtained from Ofcom on December 16, 2021

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    Super-fast: Between 30 Mbit/s and 300 Mbit/s
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    Mobile phone signal availability and predicted strength: obtained from Ofcom on July 4, 2022

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    Clear: No bars, no signal predicted
    Red: One bar, reliable signal unlikely
    Amber: Two bars, may experience problems with connectivity
    Green: Three bars, likely to have good coverage and receive a data rate to support basic web services
    Enhanced: Full bars, likely to have good coverage indoors and to receive an enhanced data rate to support multimedia services

    Energy Performance data and Internal floor area: obtained on June 19, 2021 from The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

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