3 bedroom apartment for sale

1 Dockernook, Cowan Head, Burneside, Cumbria, LA8 9HY

£469,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Spacious 3 bed apartment
  • Large balcony
  • 9 hole golf course and swimming pool
  • 47 acres of shared grounds

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Description: 1 Dockernook is a spacious bright 3 bedroomed apartment which is ideal as a low maintenance permanent or second home. With significantly larger rooms than one might expect it offers 3 bedrooms (2 ensuite), large dual aspect living room, together with a covered balcony, kitchen and separate house bathroom.

Set within the Cowan Head development at the entrance of the Lake District National Park, where else can you have a private residents 9 hole golf course and swimming pool complex right on your doorstep? The peaceful location is protected by a restriction against holiday letting and owners also enjoy fishing rights.
 

Location: Located on the banks of the River Kent on the outskirts of Bowston readily accessible from both Windermere and Kendal set amidst beautiful rural countryside. About 2 miles away, Staveley provides excellent amenities including Spar supermarket, Post Office, church, schools etc.

From Windermere, take the main A591 towards Kendal and turn left where signposted Bowston and Cowan Head just before the Plantation Bridge BP Garage and follow the road towards Bowston. Turn left onto the private access lane leading to the Cowan Head development and enter through the electric gates, Dockernook can be found towards the end of the development on the left. The M6 motorway at Junction 36 is only 15 minutes drive and Oxenholme station on the West Coast main line is less than 10 miles away. If approaching from the M6 leave at Junction 36 and take the A590 then the A591 to Windermere turning right just after the BP Garage.  

Accomodation(with approximate measurements)  

Communal Entrance Hall  

Private Entrance Hall  

Open Plan Living Area 25' 11" x 19' 3" (7.9m x 5.87m) (max) Large open plan sitting room and dining area with patio door onto the balcony and pleasant views over the River Kent and surrounding countryside. 

Balcony 16' 1" x 8' 0" (4.9m x 2.44m) A good sized balcony protected from both sides and above, so can be enjoyed all year round and be an extended part of the living area.  

Kitchen 16' 0" x 12' 2" (4.88m x 3.71m) A good range of wall and base units, integrated Bauknecht 4 ring ceramic hob, hood over, microwave, oven, dishwasher and fridge freezer. Bosch washer dryer inset sink.  

Master Bedroom 13' 2" x 11' 7" (4.01m x 3.53m) (plus ensuite & seating area) Large dual aspect room with built in wardrobes, dressing table and cupboards.

Ensuite comprising large walk in shower, his and her wash basin, WC, shaver point and extractor fan.  

Bedroom 2 17' 2" x 15' 2" (5.23m x 4.62m) Built in wardrobes, dressing table.

Ensuite 3 piece suite comprising bath with shower over, WC wash basin and extractor fan.  

Bedroom 3 16' 4" x 12' 6" (4.98m x 3.81m) Built in wardrobes and dressing table. Cupboard housing Worcester Bosch boiler. 

Bathroom 3 piece suite comprising bath, wash basin, WC and shaver point.  

Outside: 2 allocated undercover parking places, and additional visitors parking available. There is also a useful store room on the ground floor 11' 7" x 3' 10" (3.53m x 1.17m), ideal for outdoor equipment. Cowan Head residents also have access to leisure facilities which are superb with swimming pool, steam room and sauna. There is also a 9 hole golf course set within the 47 acres all of which are for the exclusive use of the residents.  

Council Tax: South Lakeland District Council - Band G. 

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

Tenure: Leasehold for the residue of a 999 year lease. The freehold belongs to the management company with each resident being a shareholder in that company. An annual service charge is levied which covers the upkeep and maintenance of the building including painting of external woodwork, windows, balcony etc and surrounding gardens and grounds including the golf course, heating, lighting and cleaning of the communal areas including the superb leisure facilities and building insurance. This charge is £950 per quarter for the year 2019/20 including the ground rent.
Each Flat, also contributes to the general 'sinking fund' to build up a reserve for future expenditure. The contribution per flat for 2019/20 is £1200. 

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:
14 March 2019

Nearest stations

  • Burneside (1.2 mi)
  • Staveley (1.5 mi)
  • Kendal (3.1 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Burneside (1.2 mi)
  • Staveley (1.5 mi)
  • Kendal (3.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hackney & Leigh, Windermere

Ellerthwaite Square Windermere LA23 1DU

01539 304022 Local call rate

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