1 bedroom bungalow for sale

40 Lound Place, Lound Street, Kendal, Cumbria

Fixed Price £72,800

Property Description

Key features

  • Stylish semi-detached one bedroom bungalow.
  • Fully fitted kitchen with built-in appliances.
  • Good sized double bedroom and spacious lounge.
  • Wet shower room suitable for wheelchair access.
  • Well insulated, gas central heating and upvc double glazing.
  • Emergency call system.
  • Off-street parking.
  • Delightful communal gardens.
  • Excellent communal facilities including residents lounge, laundry room, guest bedroom and hairdressing/therapy room.
  • Qualifying terms apply.

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

A stylish modern semi-detached one bedroom bungalow forming part of a highly attractive development completed in 2010 occupying an excellent location close to Kendal town centre. Available on a shared equity scheme for those aged 55 or over. Energy Rating "B".

Directions
From Kendal town centre follow the one-way system out of the town in a southerly direction, proceeding along Aynam Road by the river. When the road forks keep left and proceed into Lound Road. At the traffic lights continue along Lound Road and take the second turning on the left into Lound Street. Lound Place is at the top of the road and Number 40 will be found at the entrance to the development on the left-hand side.

Location
The property forms part of a highly attractive development of apartments and bungalows situated at the head of Lound Street, within walking distance of Kendal town centre and close to the K Village Retail Outlet with its shops and cafes.

Kendal, renowned as being the gateway to the Lake District, provides an excellent range of shopping, leisure, cultural and educational amenities. The town is well placed for junctions 36 and 37 of the M6 motorway and for Oxenholme Railway Station on the London to Glasgow line.

Outside
Private off-road car parking [communal]. Delightfully laid out, landscaped communal gardens.

Services
All mains services. Gas fired central heating.

TENURE
Leasehold for 999 years from 14th December 2010.

WARRANTY
The remainder of a 10 year NHBC warranty is available.

SHARED EQUITY SCHEME
The purchaser buys a 52% share in the property at a fixed price of £72,800. No rent is payable in respect of the remaining share.

QUALIFYING TERMS
The purchaser must be aged 55 years or over. The purchaser must have a local connection to the Locality and fulfil the following criteria:

[a] been continuously resident in the Locality for three years; or
[b] been permanently employed or has a firm permanent job offer in the Locality; or
[c] been employed in the Locality on a fixed term contract of no less then one year in duration or has a firm job offer in the Locality on a fixed term contract of no less then one year in duration; or
[d] is self-employed in a viable business based in the Locality; or
[e] has completed a post-secondary education course within the past 3 years outside the District and prior to attending such course lived in the District for a period in excess of 3 years; or
[f] is currently in the Armed Forces, in prison, in hospital or similar accommodation outside the District and for whom such location is beyond their control, and immediately before moving so such accommodation lived in the District for a continuous period of at least 3 years; or
[g] needs to live in the District because he/she is ill and in need of support from a relative who lives within the District; or
[h] needs to live in the District in order to give support to a relative who is ill and needs support and lives in the District; or
[i] has spent most of his/her life living in the District and left the District less than 10 years prior to his/her intended first occupation of the dwelling [for the purpose "most of his/her life" shall mean one half of his/her life up to the point that he/she left the District, or a continuous period of 20 years up to the point that he/she left the District], or
[j] has spent at least 10 years of his/her school education living in the District but has left the District in excess of 10 years prior to his/her intended first occupation of the dwelling; or
[k] is the widow or widower of the previously Approved Person resident in the dwelling; or
[l] in the case of a civil partnership is the survivor of the previously Approved Person resident in the dwelling;

Applicants must have a connection to the "locality".

Locality is South Lakeland District Council plus the administrative area of the Barrow-in-Furness Borough Council; the administrative area of Shap parish Council; the administrative area of Shap Rural parish Council; the administrative area of Orton and Tebay parish Council and the administrative areas of Lancaster City Council excluding the areas of the parishes of Overton, Cockerham, Thurnham, Ellel and Over Wyresdale.

APPLICATION PROCESS
Interested parties will be required to complete an application form, available through Michael C L Hodgson which will then be submitted to Impact Housing for their consideration.

SERVICE CHARGE
An annual variable service charge is payable in respect of general maintenance, buildings insurance, communal facilities and management. For the year 2016 this amounts to £796.90 six monthly.


Reception Hall: 
2.88m x 2.58m
A spacious hall, the front door featuring an arched window above the entrance. Good sized built-in storage cupboard.

Lounge: 
4.87m x 3.43m
A well proportioned room. Square bay window to front. Open way to kitchen.

Kitchen: 
2.78m x 2.72m
Fitted with a good range of built-in floor and wall units together with work surfaces and a stainless steel sink. Built-in electric hob, extractor hood and oven. Refrigerator/freezer. Part tiled walls. Glow-worm gas fired central heating boiler. Windows on two sides.

Bedroom: 
3.94m x 3.42m
A double bedroom with a range of built-in wardrobes/storage cupboards along one wall.

Shower Room: 
2.74m x 2.13m
A wet shower room with a plumbed in shower unit, wall hung wash hand basin and a w.c. Part tiled walls.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Kendal (0.9 mi)
  • Oxenholme Lake District (1.2 mi)
  • Burneside (2.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Michael C L Hodgson, Kendal

36 Finkle Street, Kendal, LA9 4AB

01539 304031 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Michael C L Hodgson, Kendal

36 Finkle Street, Kendal, LA9 4AB

01539 304031 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Kendal (0.9 mi)
  • Oxenholme Lake District (1.2 mi)
  • Burneside (2.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Michael C L Hodgson, Kendal

36 Finkle Street, Kendal, LA9 4AB

01539 304031 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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