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2 bedroom apartment for sale

Flat 5, Monument House, 47 Beast Banks, Kendal

Sold STC £164,950

Property Description

Key features

  • A superb apartment ideal as a second home, investment or permanent home.
  • Considerably upgraded and improved by the current owner.
  • Light, spacious and immaculately presented accommodation.
  • All but one of the windows have been replaced with hardwood, double glazed window frames.
  • Gas fired central heating.
  • Delightful dual aspect lounge enjoying excellent views of Kendal's motte and bailey castle.
  • Modern fitted kitchen with built-in appliances.
  • Two double bedrooms.
  • Luxuriously appointed, fully tiled bathroom.
  • Off-road parking.

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

A superb two bedroom first floor apartment forming part of an impressive building within a Conservation Area enjoying splendid views. Considerably upgraded and improved to create a delightful home of style. Designated parking. Within walking distance of Kendal town centre. Energy Rating "C".

From opposite the Town Hall in Kendal town centre proceed up Allhallows Lane and continue up the hill into Beast Banks. Monument House will be found on the left-hand side directly opposite a "green" on the right. The entrance to Number 5 will be found up a flight of steps on the right of the building.

The property is located on Beast Banks in the Fellside Conservation Area, one of Kendal's most sought after residential areas. Monument House is situated directly opposite a "green" featuring a number of fine specimen trees. The historic market town of Kendal, renowned as being the gateway to the Lake District, has excellent shopping, leisure, cultural and educational amenities. It is also convenient for junctions 36 and 37 of the M6 motorway and for Oxenholme Railway Station on the London to Glasgow main West Coast line.

One designated parking space. Also owners are able to apply to South Lakeland District Council for an additional residents permit to park on the road. Communal garden area. Access to Monument Hill.

TENURE Leasehold for the residue of a 999 year term, subject to an annual ground rent of £25. The leaseholder owns a one-sixth share of the freehold interest in Monument House.

SERVICE CHARGE The annual variable service charge is payable in respect of general maintenance and buildings insurance which, for the year 2016 amounts to in the region of £350.

SERVICES All mains services. Gas fired central heating.

2.63m x 2.55m
Fitted with a good range of modern built-in floor and wall units together with work surfaces and an inset sink. Breakfast table with shelves below. Built-in oven, gas hob, extractor hood, washing machine and refrigerator/freezer. Part tiled walls. Cupboard containing a recently installed gas fired central heating boiler. Karndean flooring.

2.05m x 1.65m
Refitted with a suite in white comprising a panelled bath with shower and screen, an inset wash hand basin with cupboard below and a w.c. with concealed cistern. Tiled walls. Illuminated mirror. Bar radiator.

Bedroom No.1: 
3.62m x 2.98m
A dual aspect double bedroom with good views. Built-in double wardrobe.

Bedroom No.2: 
3.0m x 2.65m
A good sized double bedroom.

Entrance Hall: 
A split level entrance hall with a short flight of two steps. Built-in cloaks cupboard.

4.34m x 3.6m
A well proportioned dual aspect room with terrific views of Monument Hill and across Kendal. Upholstered window seat. Fireplace with digital electric fire.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
31 August 2016

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