Things to know about Harrow-on-the-Hill

Harrow-on-the-Hill is one of the most unique locations in the whole of London. It is a historic village in an eye-catching location with plenty of eye-catching buildings. It is most notable for Harrow School, one of the most prestigious all boys’ schools in the whole of the UK. That is not all the area has to offer though. There are great amenities, good transport links, and lots of green open spaces to enjoy.

If you are considering investing in a property in Harrow-on-the-Hill there are some things you may find surprising about the area. Finefair, one of the very best teams for council leasing Harrow has to offer, would like to go over a few of them here to help you build your knowledge.

The first thing to keep in mind is that the town has a very strong community feel. Although the area is located in north east London it still has the feel of a country village. There is excellent staying power, meaning that a number of families remain in the area for generations.

The view from the top of the hill is one of the best in the whole of London. You should be able to spot numerous landmarks, including Windsor on a clear day. Sunsets in the area are good and you can get a fantastic view of fireworks on special occasions too.

An important thing to note is that the station is not located on the hill itself. It is a short distance to the north, close to Harrow town centre. The local Tube stations are also situated around the hill, including West and South Harrow, Sudbury, and South Kenton. These stations are served by different Tube lines including Metropolitan and Piccadilly.

The area is home to some highly renowned cafes and restaurants. The Doll’s House on the Hill is one of the most well regarded because of its vintage look and stunning cake.

Harrow School does tend to dominate the area a little bit. At certain points during the day throughout the typical week the high street is full of schoolboys with their iconic straw hats.

If you are looking for homes to invest in situated in areas that always have high demand, Harrow-on-the-Hill could be the perfect destination. The Finefair team can help you to explore opportunities and consider which properties will meet your needs. Please contact us to start the search today and discuss the services we can offer.