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17 Crown Rigg, Brantfell Road, Bowness On Windermere, LA23 3AE

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Property Description

Key features

  • Lovely views across Lake Windermere to the fells beyond
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bath/shower rooms
  • Quiet yet convenient central village location
  • Communal gardens

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Description: Formerly a grand hotel Crown Rigg was restored in 1999 by New Brunswick Properties. The use of classic architecture together with many traditional Lakeland materials and the developments commanding position over Lake Windermere make this a truly beautiful and enjoyable place to be.

No. 17 is situated on the top floor at the front of the building allowing beautiful views across Lake Windermere to the Lakeland fells beyond. The apartment has spacious accommodation of 3 bedrooms (master en-suite), attractive kitchen with integrated appliances and a large living/dining area. Gas fired central heating, double glazing and security intercom entry system. Beautifully presented and surrounded by well managed landscaped communal grounds. Garage and allocated private parking for two cars and a guest space.

Please note that holiday letting is not permitted in this development to preserve the quiet nature of the location.  

Location: Set in the heart of the Lake District National Park within the village of Bowness on Windermere, Crown Rigg is a unique development of substantial apartments and cottages. Perched above Lake Windermere this landmark building is ideally placed, enjoying a quiet elevated position with views of the lake and fells and just one step away from the bustling village of Bowness with its shops and restaurants.

From the mini roundabout in the centre of Bowness village take the road towards St Martins Church turning left onto Kendal Road, turn left again onto Brantfell Road, continue up the hill and turn right into the Crown Rigg development where the garage and parking for number 17 can be found.  

Accommodation: (with approximate measurements)  

Communal Entrance With secure entry system. Lift and stairs to top floor. 

Living Room 20' 6" x 18' 5" (6.25m x 5.61m) An elegant and spacious room with a fantastic outlook to the front over the village to Lake Windermere and the fells beyond. Wall lights and recessed built-in shelving with cupboard below. Dining area. 

Kitchen 15' 9" x 13' 5" (4.8m x 4.09m) Fitted with an attractive range of wall and base units incorporating illuminated work surfaces with splash back tiling, inset stainless steel sink unit, wine rack, plate rack and glazed display cabinet. Integrated appliances of AEG electric double oven, built-in microwave, four ring gas hob with extractor over, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washer dryer. Inset ceiling lighting and Amtico flooring. Space for washing machine. A cupboard houses a Competence hot water tank and gas boiler.

There is a control panel on the wall that controls the lighting in the kitchen and the structured cabling for the music system throughout the property via speakers in the ceiling. 

Hall Access to loft which has been boarded out. 

Master Bedroom 1 23' 9" x 12' 8" (7.24m x 3.86m) Dual aspect window seats with views over Lake Windermere and the fells. Excellent fitted furniture incorporating double wardrobes, dressing table, mirror and overhead cupboards. Inset ceiling lighting. Speakers in the ceiling and TV point.

Bedroom 2 12' 9" x 12' 0" (3.89m x 3.66m) Two fitted double wardrobes and dressing table. Inset ceiling lighting. TV and telephone point. 

En-Suite Bedroom 1 Comprising a three piece white suite of Mira shower cubicle, vanity with inset hand wash basin and WC. Attractive tiling to walls and floor, ladder radiator, extractor fan and inset spotlights to ceiling and fitted shelving. 

Bedroom 3 12' 1" x 10' 6" (3.68m x 3.2m) Telephone and TV point. 

Bathroom Comprising a four piece suite of spa bath, vanity unit with inset wash hand basin, WC and bidet. Fully tiled walls and floor, heated towel rail, extractor fan and inset ceiling lighting and speaker. Shaver point and mirror.


Outside: The development is surrounded by landscaped communal grounds.

This apartment has a garage and 2 private parking spaces.  

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

Council Tax Band: South Lakeland District Council - Band G  

Tenure: Long leasehold for a period of a balance of 999 years from 1999 with a nominal ground rent. The Crown Rigg Management Company Limited are responsible for the main upkeep of the building, grounds and window cleaning etc. which is administered by Constant Property Management. We understand the amount payable in this respect is £3336.56 for 2016/2017. 

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:
20 October 2016


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