1 bedroom detached house for sale

The Snug, off Queens Drive, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 2EL

Offers in Region of £80,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached 1 bedroom unit
  • Central yet quiet position
  • Double glazed windows
  • Local Occupancy Conditions apply

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description: THERE ARE NO SUPPLIES TO THE PROPERTY, THIS WILL NEED TO BE ARRANGED BY THE PURCHASER AND THIS IS REFLECTED IN THE PRICE OF THE PROPERTY.

The Snug was granted planning permission on the 20th October 2015. Originally annexe accommodation to a nearby hotel, the planning permission allows the property to be owned separately subject to the local occupancy restriction.

This is as follows:

The dwelling house hereby permitted shall not be occupied otherwise than by a Person with a Local Connection as his or her Only or Principal Home, or the widow or widower or such a person, and any dependants of such a person living with him or her.

The Occupant will supply to the Local Planning Authority (within 14 days of the Local Planning Authority's written request to do so) such information as the Authority may reasonably require in order to determine whether this condition is being observed.

In this condition the following definitions apply:
'Person with a Local Connection' means and individual who before taking up occupation of the dwelling satisfies one of the following conditions:
(1) The person has been in continuous employment in the Locality defined for at least in the last 9 months and for a minimum of 16 hours per week prior to occupation; or

(2) The person needs to live in the locality defined because they need substantial care from a relative who lives in the locally defined , or because they need to provide substantial care to a relative who lives in the Locality defined. Substantial care means that identified as required by a medical doctor or relevant statutory support agency; or

(3) The person has been continuously resident in the locality defined for three years immediately prior to:
a) Needing another dwelling resulting from changes to their household, including circumstances such as getting married, divorced,
having children, or downsizing.
b) Undertaking full-time post-secondary education or skills training and is returning to the locality defined within 12 months of its completion, or
c) being admitted to hospital, residential care or sentenced to prison, and are returning to the locality defined within 12 months of their
discharge/release, or
(4) The person is a person who -
a) Is serving in the regular forces or who has served in the regular forces within five years prior to occupation;
b) Has recently ceased, or will cease to be entitled, to reside in accommodation provided by the Ministry of Defence following the death of that person's spouse or civil partner where -

i. The spouse or civil partner has served in the regular forces; and

ii. Their death was attributable (wholly or partly) to that service; or

c) Is serving or has served in the reserve forces and who is suffering from a serious injury, illness or disability which is attributable (wholly or partly) to that service

'Locality' shall mean the administrative areas of the Parishes of: Broughton East; Cartmel Fell; Crook; Crosthwaite and Lyth; Helsington;
Hugill; Kentmere; Lakes; Longsleddale; Nether Staveley; Over Staveley; Skelwith; Staveley in Cartmel; Underbarrow and Bradleyfield; Upper Allithwaite; Windermere; Witherslack; Meathop and Ulpha; and those parts of the Parishes of FawcettForest;StricklandKetel;Strickland Roger; and Whitwell and Selside which lie within the administrative area of the Lake
District National Park.

An 'Only or Principal Home' is a dwellinghouse which is occupied continuously for a minimum period of six months in every twelve month
period. For the avoidance of doubt the dwelling shall not be occupied as a second home or for holiday letting accommodation.
The obligations contained in this condition shall not be binding or enforceable against any mortgagee or any receiver appointed by such a mortgagee, or any person deriving title through such a mortgagee or receiver provided always that a successor in title of such a person will be bound by the obligations contained in this condition.

REASON: To ensure that the resulting accommodation is occupied by persons with a defined local need in order to comply with Lake District National Park Core Strategy (Local Plan Part One) Policy CS18 and the accompanying Housing Provisions: Supplementary Planning Document. The provisions relating to armed forces personnel are in accordance with the Allocation of Housing (Qualification Criteria for Armed Forces) (England) Regulations 2012)

The accommodation comprises of living area kitchen and shower room off and a spiral staircase to the first floor with mezzanine bedroom above.
 

Location: Set on a small back lane off Queens Drive. To find the property proceed towards Bowness from Windermere on New Road which continues as Lake Road bearing left on to Queens Drive. The access lane is immediately after The Lakes Boutique Hotel on the corner. Follow the lane up for about 150 yards and The Snug is at the top. 

Accommodation: (with approximate measurements)  

Living Room 14' 1" x 8' 10" (4.29m x 2.69m) Kitchen area newly fitted in late 2016. Wall and base units, inset sink and 2 ring electric hob. 

Shower Room 3 piece suite with square bath tub with shower over, wc and wash basin. 

Feature spiral staircase leads to:  

Mezzanine sleeping platform 12' 0" x 8' 10" (3.66m x 2.69m)  

Council Tax: South Lakeland District Council - Band TBC 

Services: Currently mains water drainage, electricity is via adjoining property. It will be the new owners responsibility to reconnect the mains via Queens Drive. 

Tenure: Freehold. 

Viewings: Strictly by appointment with Hackney & Leigh - Windermere Office. 

Energy Performance Certificate: Not applicable. 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 November 2015

Nearest stations

  • Windermere (0.7 mi)
  • Staveley (3.7 mi)
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Ellerthwaite Square Windermere LA23 1DU

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Nearest stations

  • Windermere (0.7 mi)
  • Staveley (3.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hackney & Leigh, Windermere

Ellerthwaite Square Windermere LA23 1DU

01539 304022 Local call rate

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