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4 bedroom apartment for sale

3 Haverigg, Cowan Head, Bowston, Nr Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 9HL

Withdrawn from Market £595,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Exclusive luxury development on the banks of the River Kent
  • First class 2 bedroom accommodation
  • Indoor pool, sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi
  • Private parking for 2 cars

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Description: Set in the heart of the countryside in the high quality riverside development of Cowan Head, this apartment is ideal for relaxed permanent living, or as a personal bolthole, with unique on-site facilities available all year round.

Cowan Head is set in 47 acres of land with the River Kent running through it with the management company maintaining meticulously the grounds, old mill pond, 9 hole golf practice area, swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and steam room, and all other communal areas for the exclusive use of the residents and peace of mind for ease of living.

This property is uniquely spacious and the thoughtful design allows for plenty of living space with extremely large living areas, 2 bedrooms (1 en-suite with a dressing room), breakfast kitchen and house bathroom. The triple aspect living area allows you to bring the outside in with balconies to either side.  

Location: Perfectly located mid way between the M6 and the bustling tourist villages of Grasmere, Ambleside, Windermere and Bowness, all of which are just a short drive from this popular development. The Cowan Head development is situated on the banks of the River Kent on the outskirts of Bowston.

From Kendal take the A591 Windermere Road towards Windermere and travel as far as Plantation Bridge filling station and then take the first turning right, signposted "Cowan Head 1 mile". At the bottom of the hill, turn left to Cowan Head and proceed through the electronically controlled wrought-iron gates on the right. Haverigg is round to the right over the bridge and is the building in front of you. 

Accommodation: (with approximate measurements)  

Communal Entrance Lift and stair access to all floors  

Private Entrance Hall The thoughtful layout of this property provides a large entrance hall with Video entry phone and alarm system.  

Open Plan Lounge and Dining Area 35' 7" x 19' 10 max " (10.85m x 6.05m) An excellent triple aspect room with both river and views of the golf course and surrounding fells. The two sliding patio doors open out on to balcony terraces and allow unobstructed views of the pleasant surroundings, with more than enough space for outside seating areas. There is a integral BOSE sound system installed in the property. Television points and telephone points.  

Kitchen 13' 4" x 10' 1" (4.06m x 3.07m) A large range of white wall and base units with integrated appliances including Jackson 4 ring electric hob, oven, extractor fan, dishwasher, fridge and freezer. Quality work surfaces and white inset 1 1/2 sink. 

Master Bedroom 11' 2" x 11' 0" (3.4m x 3.35m) A large room with patio doors leading to a balcony overlooking the river Kent. Telephone and television point. Archway leading to: 

Master Dressing Room 13' 4" x 10' 5" (4.06m x 3.18m) A large range of fitted floor to ceiling wardrobes and low level drawers and dressing table.  

Master En-Suite 7' 0" x 10' 0" (2.13m x 3.05m) A 4-piece white suite comprising, spa bath with Victorian shower attachment, bidet, WC,and vanity unit with inset wash hand basin. Fully tiled walls, shaver socket, down lights and extractor fan.  

Bedroom 2 16' 5" x 9' 4" (5m x 2.84m) Fitted wardrobes, which houses 2 single pull down beds. Fitted drawers and corner desk.  

Shower Room A 3 piece white suite comprising of a large walk in double door shower unit with Bristan shower, WC and vanity unit with wash hand basin. Shaver point. Fully tiled. 

Storage Cupboard Large and very useful storage cupboard. 

Stairs to:  

Games Room/Entertaining Area A vast area which is currently arranged as a games room and entertaining area, but could equally be 2 additional bedrooms. To one corner is a built in bar, which has a stainless steel sink unit. There are wooden beams to the ceiling and 6 Velux windows. Sliding patio doors lead to a balcony and seating area overlooking the river Kent and the golf course. There are several storage areas under the eaves. Telephone and television points.

There is a door that leads to another storage area and a separate cloakroom comprising of a white pedestal wash hand basin and a WC. There is also a pre insulated hot water cylinder and a Valiant boiler. 

Outside: This property has 2 designated undercover parking spaces positioned for easy access. 

Store Room: Access to a large designated storage area from the communal ground floor entrance area, with individual, lockable, storage rooms and a storage area for bins and recycling. 

The Grounds and Leisure Facilities: Cowan Head is set within approximately 47 acres of beautiful rural countryside and the grounds include a nine-hole practice golf course. For those who enjoy fishing, there are private fishing rights for the River Kent. The leisure facilities exclusive to the residents, include a sauna and steam room and a splendid swimming pool with Jacuzzi.  

Tenure: We understand the tenure to be Leasehold for the balance of a period of 999 years, with the Freehold belonging to the Management Company with each of the 60 residents being shareholders in that Company.  

Service Charge: At the present time each owner is paying £1,075 per quarter for maintenance of the buildings, the lifts and the Estate, the heating and cleaning of the common areas, building insurance, the running of the leisure facility, gardening of the areas surrounding the properties, and the existence of a good reserve fund.  

Council Tax: South Lakeland District Council - Band G 

Services: Mains gas, water, drainage and electricity. Gas central heating to radiators and double glazing. 

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

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:
01 October 2016


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