2 bedroom property for sale

2 Lakeshore Boathouses, Storrs Park, Bowness-On-Windermere, LA23 3LT

£795,000

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Tenure: Freehold

SITUATION Nestled within the prestigious Storrs Park area located just 2 miles south of the popular village of Bowness-On-Windermere with its wide range of shops, restaurants, amenities and many attractions. Currently a highly successful 4 star holiday let, the property makes the perfect holiday retreat for the boating enthusiast with private parking, patio and gardens. 

DIRECTIONS From our Windermere office head to Bowness, from the centre of Bowness take the A592 Newby Bridge Road passing Bowness Bay and the steamer piers. Continue for approximately 2 miles passing Storrs Hall Hotel on your right and after ¼ mile the road rises and the parking area can be found for Lakeshore Boathouses directly from the road on the right hand side. 

DESCRIPTION Situated on one of the wider stretches of the lake with a beautiful sunny south westerly aspect, views extend across the water to a back drop of wooded fells and mountains beyond. Very few of the boathouses on the shores of Windermere are available for permanent living and 2 Lakeshore Boathouses has the advantage of no restrictions on habitation and at present is offered as a highly successful holiday let with Cottages4you.co.uk.

Refurbished in recent years together with regular maintenance of the jetty's and internal gangways, the wet dock offers excellent facilities for the boat enthusiast with timber jetty, concrete gangways with mooring capabilities. Set in a select area of Storrs Park within close proximity of Storrs Hall and Windermere Motor Boat Club with excellent road links north and south and good parking facilities together with lawned garden and patio area.

This property makes an ideal weekend or holiday retreat with superb holiday facilities or equally provide a unique permanent home with a breath taking views to enjoy every morning.  

ACCOMMODATION Private parking for two cars leads to shared stepped access down with next door and to private gardens and patio areas. 

OPEN PLAN LIVING ROOM Light and airy living kitchen diner with floor to ceiling windows and sliding doors leading to conservatory/ sun room giving majestic panoramic views across Lake Windermere and surrounding countryside.

Spacious open plan living room with under heated tiled floor and inset halogen lighting. Fitted to one side is a contemporary kitchen with a range of wall and base units with laminate worktops, splash back tiling and inset stainless steel sink unit. Equipped with a range of integrated appliances including electric double oven, four ring electric hob with extractor over, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer and dishwasher. Built in store cupboard to the rear offering useful storage and access to roof space. 

CONSERVATORY/ SUN ROOM A splendid feature room of the property extending out into the lake benefitting from panoramic views up and down Lake Windermere. Fully glazed to two sides with sliding doors to Juliet balconies creating an open feel with glazed roof and finished with tiled flooring and wall lighting.

Inner hallway to rear leads to sleeping quarters. 

BEDROOM ONE Spacious double room with vaulted ceiling and twin windows to the rear with views to the garden. Built-in range of wardrobes with overhead cupboards and dressing table with illuminated wall mirror. Inset ceiling lighting and under heated tiled floor. 

SHOWER ROOM Luxury suite fitted with walk in shower with glazed screen and thermostatic shower. Low suite toilet and built in vanity unit with inset wash basin with mirror, light and shaver point. Finished with attractive tiling to walls and under heated tiled floor, heated towel rail and inset ceiling lighting. 

BEDROOM TWO Twin bedroom with window, inset ceiling lighting and under heated tiled flooring. 

OUTSIDE The property enjoys a paved patio seating area and sloping lawn with planted flower beds. Stepped access leads up to road level and the properties private parking area for two cars.

Stepped access down a walkway to the side leads to the boathouse and jetty. Built in store under the walkway measuring 6'4" x 4'9". 

WET DOCK BOATHOUSE Measuring 26'6" x 11'10" overall with up and over roller door allows access for boat from the lake. Side door gives pedestrian access to concrete gangway to one side and rear. Lighting, water tap and electric available. Timber jetty and mooring facilities. 

SERVICES Mains electric, water and drainage. Under floor electric heating. 

TENURE Freehold. There is an annual encroachment fee in respect of the jetties and boathouse payable to South Lakeland District Council in the total sum of £1131 per annum (2014). 

BUSINESS RATES Rateable value of £2125 with the amount payable of £1000.58 for 2014/15. 

VIEWINGS Please note viewings may be restricted to changeover times due to the very successful holiday letting of this property. The boathouse is currently let through wwwcottages4you.co.uk (Ref; 27785). 

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03 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Windermere (3.4 mi)
  • Staveley (5.4 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Windermere (3.4 mi)
  • Staveley (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Matthews Benjamin, Windermere

Hazlewood Ellerthwaite Square, Windermere, LA23 1DU

01539 304023 Local call rate

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