Reception Rooms: 2
SITUATION Meadowcroft House is grand private residence set in private mature gardens and grounds which include an all weather tennis court. Meadowcroft House is located within the highly regarded area of Storrs Park situated on the Newby Bridge Road approximately a mile from Bowness village and only a short walk from a variety of shops, restaurants, bars, pubs and tourist attractions, Windermere Marina and Ferry Nab where boat launching facilities are available.
DIRECTION From the centre of Bowness continue along the Newby Bridge Road (A592) past Bowness Bay and Windermere Marina, after 1/4 mile the stone walled driveway to Meadowcroft House is on the left; parking to number 4 is to the rear of the property with a private space.
DESCRIPTION Meadowcroft House is an attractive detached former Gentleman’s residence dating from the early part of the 19th century. The building was developed in the early 1990’s into individually styled self contained apartments all set within private mature gardens and grounds which include an all weather tennis court for use by the residents and recently refurbished band stand. Apartment No. 4 is situated on the first floor enjoying superb aspect over the landscaped grounds with spacious modern and tastefully presented accommodation featuring tall ceilings, ornate plaster work and large windows retaining the period feel.
The layout comprises of a fabulous sitting room, separate dual aspect dining room, kitchen, three double bedrooms, each with en-suite facilities, spacious reception hall and separate cloakroom. Designated parking space and visitors parking. The property would suit a wide range of buyers ideal as a permanent home/ holiday home or holiday letting investment.
ACCOMMODATION Shared communal entrance hall with security door system, attractive and elegant staircase with push button lighting which leads to first floor. Private entrance door into No.4
ENTRANCE HALL Spacious reception hall with telephone entry system, wood effect laminate floor and radiator.
CLOAKROOM Separate facility with WC, pedestal wash basin, extractor fan, radiator, part tiled walls and medicine cabinet.
SITTING ROOM A spacious sitting room enjoying superb views over the gardens to the front with high ceiling, feature raised marble fireplace with coal effect gas fire and ornate cornicing. TV point.
DINING ROOM Formal dining room with a dual aspect overlooking the gardens with feature cornicing and television point. Potential for conversion to a 4th bedroom if required.
KITCHEN Fitted with a range of modern wall and base units with laminate worktops incorporating inset stainless steel sink unit, fitted Bosch dishwasher, washing machine, stainless steel gas cooker, integrated fridge and separate freezer. Deep sill window with views over the gardens. Wood effect laminate floor, central heating timer controls.
BEDROOM ONE Double bedroom with built in double wardrobe, separate airing cupboard with pre-insulated hot water cylinder.
ENSUITE BATHROOM Modern three piece suite of bath with shower over, vanity wash basin and WC. Part tiled walls, tiled floor, extractor fan, chrome towel radiator, shaver point and medicine cabinet with integrated light.
BEDROOM TWO Double bedroom with fitted wardrobe, timber double glazed window and ornate ceiling plasterwork.
ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM Three piece white suite of bath with shower over, WC and wash hand basin. Chrome radiator, tiled walls and floor, extractor fan.
BEDROOM THREE Double bedroom with fitted wardrobe housing Vaillant gas central heating boiler.
ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM Comprising shower cubicle, pedestal wash basin and WC. Part tiled walls, chrome radiator, shaver point and medicine cabinet with integrated light.
OUTSIDE The property is approached off the main road into a stone walled main entrance and up the sweeping driveway to the parking area; there is a private allocated parking space for number 4 and also visitor’s parking spaces. The residents have use of the large mature gardens which are well stocked and managed by the Management Committee. There comprise of extensive lawns, borders and amenity areas. A quality all weather tennis court and an interesting ornamental band stand for use as a storage facility for the leaseholders in the building.
SERVICES Mains water, gas and electric connected. Private drainage. Gas fired central heating.
TENURE Leasehold for an original term of 999 years at a ground rent of £5 per annum. Each leaseholder is a shareholder in the management company, which holds the freehold. The present management charge which covers maintenance and repair of the building, gardens and grounds and includes building insurance and a sinking fund contribution which is agreed by the management company (Catherine Smith Lettings) is presently set at £3000. Council tax band (F).