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Rydal, Kirkstone Road, Kirkstone Foot, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 9EH

Removed £190,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Fully furnished west facing 1 bedroomed first floor apartment
  • Quiet location just a short stroll from central Ambleside
  • Ample car parking and a pleasant outlook
  • Ideal holiday let or lock up and leave

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Location From the centre of Ambleside head north towards the mini roundabout at the foot of the Kirkstone Road. Take the right hand turning up the hill known as The Struggle before turning right into Kirkstone Foot after a short distance. The car parking space for Rydal is located at the rear of the building and is accessed to the right hand side of the block. There is a pedestrian shortcut on foot to and from the village centre via Peggy Hill, accessible from our office by proceeding via Bridge Street immediately opposite and through the passage way and up Peggy Hill beyond. 

Description Superbly combining convenience to the centre of Ambleside, which is richly provided for with a wide variety of shops, cafes, highly regarded restaurants, traditional Lakeland inns and a splendid selection of cinema screens, with a lovely quiet setting, Rydal is a very successful holiday let (4* with Heart of the Lakes - and is offered fully furnished as an on-going concern which would equally suit as an idyllic lock up and leave or a weekend retreat away from the hustle and bustle of modern life.

A beautiful array of walks are on hand quite literally from the doorstep - whether the lake shore, pretty waterfalls or the high fells take your fancy all is on hand here at the heart of the Lake District National Park at the northern tip of Lake Windermere.

This purpose built apartment is well designed and shares its staircase access with only one other apartment and includes a lovely bright west facing living room with separate fitted kitchen and a double bedroom with a modern and recently refitted en-suite bathroom. There is ample private car parking provision for two at the rear of the building and a pleasant outlook from each of the rooms.

All in all this is an a idyllic setting for a perfect holiday apartment - come and see. 

Accommodation (with approximate dimensions)  

Covered staircase (serving Rydal and Buttermere only) Accessed from the rear of the building. 

Communal Entrance Hall With a cupboard housing a shared AEG automatic washing machine/dryer. 

Living Room 14' 0" x 10' 11" (4.28m x 3.34m) Lovely west facing room with views through the trees to Loughrigg and having attractive solid oak flooring, television point, three wall light points, telephone point, double radiator and a feature oak fireplace with a stone inset and hearth and an electric fire. The sofa also doubles as an extra bed which can prove useful, and there is also a satellite television system with a HD box. Wi-Fi is also available. 

Fitted Kitchen 10' 4" x 4' 11" (3.16m x 1.5m) With a window to the side and having a range of wall and base units with complimentary working surfaces incorporating an Ariston 4 ring electric hob and oven, extractor fan, refrigerator, Indesit dishwasher, stainless steel single drainer sink unit, part tiled walls, Worcester 28CDI central heating combi boiler, spotlight rail and radiator. 

Bedroom 10' 5" x 8' 8" (3.19m x 2.65m) With a double radiator and a private outlook. 

En suite bathroom With a modern three piece suite including a dual flush WC, wash hand basin with a mixer tap, shaped bath with a mixer tap and shower attachment, tiled walls and attractively tiled floor, radiator, down lighters, shaver/light point, side window and extractor fan. 

Outside There is car parking provision at the rear of the property for more than one car. 

Services Mains electricity, gas water and drainage are all connected to the property. The property also benefits from gas fired central heating and double glazing. 

Business Rates The property has a rateable value of £2,350 with the amount payable for 2016/17 being £1,137.40. We understand that the current owners qualify for Small Business Rate Relief so no charge is levied. 

Tenure We understand the property to be leasehold for a term of 999 years with the service charge for 2016/17 being £71.28 per month which includes the ground rent.

The Management Company (Woodlands Management Company Ambleside Ltd) is made up of the 5 individual owners within the small development here and also owns the freehold. 

Viewing Strictly by appointment with Hackney & Leigh, Rydal Road, Ambleside.

As the property is a successful holiday let with Heart of The Lakes ( viewings maybe limited to changeover periods which will typically be Saturdays.  

Energy Performance Certificate The full Energy Performance Certificate is available on our website and also at any of our offices.  

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
31 May 2015


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