1 bedroom apartment for sale

Thirlmere, Kirkstone Foot Apartments, Kirkstone Road, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 9EH

£252,500

Property Description

Key features

  • A lovely self contained 1 bedroomed apartment.
  • Private parking and private patio.
  • Delightful west facing views.
  • Perfect holiday let quietly placed close to the village centre.

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Location Kirkstone Foot Apartments are most easily accessed from our office on foot. Leave the office and cross Rydal Road, passing through the passageway signed "Footpath to North Road". Follow this through to North Road, taking time to admire the waterwheel at the Giggling Goose on your left and cross over; Peggy Hill is on the opposite side following a steep but short slope. The side entrance to Kirkstone Foot apartments can be found a short distance up the hill on the right hand side with Thirlmere being to the right of the gravelled driveway. 

Description Enviably placed, combining that elusive charm of remaining close to the heart of thriving Ambleside and yet enjoying a delightfully quiet setting this unique self contained 1 bedroomed ground floor apartment is the perfect holiday let. Leaving the car in its private berth it is easy to imagine any holiday maker enjoying a full week of relaxation without having the trouble of finding the car keys again. A short stroll down Peggy Hill, a quaint and ancient little pedestrian lane linking to the village centre, takes you to a wide variety of traditional Lakeland Inns, highly regarded restaurants, cinemas and shops. You can also strike out for the fells, with Wansfell, and the whole Fairfield Horseshoe achievable form the doorstep.

The accommodation includes a quirky and welcoming open plan living room and kitchen, a double bedroom and a modern bathroom. there is good storage provision, private car parking and a lovely private patio in addition to the mature communal grounds. Very pleasant views are enjoyed both from the living space and the patio making this one to view early so as to avoid disappointment. 

Accommodation (with approximate dimensions)  

Open Plan Living Room and Kitchen  

Living Room 13' 1" x 12' 2" (4m x 3.73m max.) A bright and sunny room having an electric effect wood burning stove with marble surround and timber mantle, space to dine, wall lights and a radiator. 

Kitchen 7' 6" x 7' 2" (2.3m x 2.2m) Having a range of modern wall and base units with complementary work surfaces and having an integrated Electrolux oven with four ring hob and hood over, a stainless steel sink with drainer, part tiled walls and a window. 

Three steps lead to  

Bedroom 1 13' 5" x 12' 5" (4.1m x 3.8m) A spacious double room having a double radiator, a window and access to the rear of the property. 

Bathroom Having a three piece suite comprising a bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin with mirror and shaver point over and a WC. Also having an extractor fan, a ladder style heated towel rail and part tiled walls. 

Storage Cupboard 1 Having useful built in shelving. 

Storage Cupboard 2 Housing the Vaillant boiler. 

Outside In addition to the lovely and well kept communal gardens, this ground floor apartment also enjoys the benefit of a private paved patio area with a very pleasant outlook and enjoying the sounds of Stockghyll River bubbling below. Also having an outside power point.  

Parking The property benefits form private allocated car parking provision. 

NOTE The vendor would favour a sale which allowed existing holiday bookings to be honoured and the contents are available to facilitate this.  

Services The property is connected to mains electricity, gas, water and drainage.  

Tenure We understand the property to be leasehold for a term of 999 years from 1st April 2001 and that the current service charge is in the region of £1000 per annum. 

Business Rates This property is currently banded within a group of 5 other holiday units. An individual valuation from the Valuation Office Agency would be required. 

Viewings Strictly by appointment with Hackney & Leigh Ambleside 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:
26 February 2018

Nearest station

  • Windermere (4.3 mi)
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Hackney & Leigh Rydal Road Ambleside Cumbria LA22 9AW

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Hackney & Leigh, Ambleside

Hackney & Leigh Rydal Road Ambleside Cumbria LA22 9AW

01539 304021 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Windermere (4.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hackney & Leigh, Ambleside

Hackney & Leigh Rydal Road Ambleside Cumbria LA22 9AW

01539 304021 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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