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2 bedroom apartment for sale

15 Crown Rigg, Brantfell Road, Bowness On Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3AE

Withdrawn from Market £395,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 2 bedroom (1 en suite)
  • Beautiful outlook Lake Windermere and the surrounding fells
  • Convenient central location yet tucked away from the centre

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.

Situated on the first floor and formally the show apartment, No.15 has been designed to maximise light and space, with beautiful views across Lake Windermere and the fells beyond from the superb Living Room and master en suite bedroom. Luxury Bath/Shower suites, well appointed Kitchen with integrated appliances, 'Smart' technology including programmable Lutron mood lighting, security alarm and entry system with CCTV video facility and wiring installed for sound system around the apartment. Beautifully presented, the apartment also benefits from gas fired central heating, double glazing, private parking, lift access and use of the landscaped communal grounds and garden.

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

The vendor would be interested in a part-exchange for a property in the Windermere/Bowness area, not necessarily a lower valued property.  

Location: Set at 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 parking for number 15 can be found. 

Accommodation: (with approximate measurements)  

Communal Entrance Hall With security entry system. 

Lift and Staircase To First Floor. 

Entrance Door to No. 15. 

Hallway Decorative oak framed and glazed panelled door to 

Superb Living Room/Diner 22' 5" x 13' 2" (6.83m x 4.01m) Feature sash window with deep sill and beautiful view to Lake Windermere and the fells beyond. Recessed Oak bookcase with cupboards under and display lighting. 

Well Fitted Kitchen 10' 0" x 11' 10" (3.05m x 3.61m) Superb fitted Kitchen in French Oak by Domus Design, comprising a good range of wall and base units incorporating wine rack, plate rack, display shelving and having illuminated work surfaces and inset stainless steel sink unit. Integrated AEG appliances to include double electric oven 4 ring gas hob with cooker hood over, microwave, dishwasher, washer/dryer, refrigerator and freezer. Attractive ceramic tiling to walls and Amtico tiled floor. Deep wall cupboard Powermax 155 has combination boiler providing central heating and instant hot water. 

Bedroom 1 15' 8" x 13' 3" (4.78m x 4.04m) Beautiful views of Lake Windermere from feature sash window. Attractive range of fitted bedroom furniture including 2 double wardrobes, overhead cupboards, dressing table with wall mirror and down lighting and twin matching bedside cabinets. Television and telephone points. En-suite shower room. 

Bedroom 2 11' 8" x 11' 0" inc wardrobe (3.56m x 3.35m inc wardrobe) 2 deep built-in wardrobes/cupboards providing excellent storage space.  

Luxury Bathroom Italian design 3 piece bathroom suite by Sottini. Bath with shower over, low level wc, vanity unit providing plenty of storage space incorporating inset wash basin, display cupboard and shelving, wall mirror and lighting. Chrome bathroom accessories, shave point, extractor fan, ladder style heated towel rail. Full height tiling to walls by Porcelanosa and attractive floor tiling. 


Private Parking Space  

Garage available by separate negotiation 19' 8" x 17' 1" max narrowing to 10'2" (5.99m x 5.21m max narrowing to 3.09m) Larger than average single garage, located within the block to the rear and having electrically operated up and over door and electric light and power. Available by separate negotiation of offers around £25,000. 

There are mature landscaped communal gardens with seating areas for owners enjoyment. A lawned area located in the lower garden at the front of the building faces the Lake. 

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

Council Tax Band: South Lakeland District Council Band F.  

Tenure: Long leasehold for the residue of a 999 year lease which commenced in 1999. The Crown Rigg Management Company owns the freehold and each owner is a shareholder therefore having control of the development. The vendor has created the added incentive of paying the annual service charge which currently amounts to £3,333.08 per annum,meaning that it is paid in full until January 2019.

The service charge covers the general maintenance of the building, communal grounds, sinking fund for future repairs and window cleaning. There is an additional charge for building insurance which the current owner will also cover until 2018.  

Viewing: Strictly by appointment with Hackney & Leigh, Telephone: (015394) 44461.  

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:
05 March 2018


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