Windermere Office

Address:
Matthews Benjamin
Ellerthwaite Square
Windermere
Cumbria
LA23 1DU

Telephone:
015394 47717

Email:
sales@matthewsbenjamin.co.uk

Under Offer

15 Helm Rigg, Bowness-on-Windermere, LA23 3BD

£275,000 Guide Price
  • Type: Apartment
  • Availability: Under Offer
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
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Property Features

  • Two Bedroom Apartment
  • Located Close To Centre Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Ideal Low Maintenance Property
  • Designed Parking & Garage

Property Summary

Opportunity has arisen to purchase 15 Helm Rigg, a very well presented purpose built two bedroom first floor apartment in an extremely convenient position close to the centre of Bowness village with advantage of parking, garage and a balcony with a sunny aspect.

Full Details

Opportunity has arisen to purchase 15 Helm Rigg, a very well presented purpose built two bedroom first floor apartment in an extremely convenient position close to the centre of Bowness village with advantage of parking, garage and a balcony with a sunny aspect.

15 Helm Rigg is an excellently presented first floor apartment, double glazed throughout providing an attractive contemporary open plan living space with good size balcony, two bedrooms and bathroom. Easily maintainable this apartment would make a comfortable permanent home or holiday/weekend retreat. With the distinct advantage of both garaging and parking and to include furniture this apartment presents an excellent opportunity for someone looking to acquire an excellent investment in one of the most sought after areas of the Lake District.

Helm Rigg is ideally situated only a few hundred yards from the main thorough of Bowness village with a wide range of amenities including shops, restaurants, lake shore and cruisers at Bowness Bay. Helm Rigg however convenient still offers a peaceful and quiet location away from the hustle and bustle of this popular tourist hot spot. Occupying a pleasant position with a South Westerly aspect there is a pleasant outlook over the village to the wooded Claife Heights beyond and enjoys the afternoon and evening sun.

Directions
From our Windermere office head towards Bowness on the Lake Road proceeding into the shop parade. Take a left turn after the Lakeland clothing shop into Helm Road with the Angel Inn facing, continue up Helm Road for a few hundred yards and take the second right hand turn into Helm Rigg development with No.15 using the right hand side entrance to the block with the garage immediately to the right of the main entrance.

Accommodation
From the garaging and car port on the ground floor there is a secure entrance with remote intercom security system leading into an internal communal stairwell. Continue to the first floor and no 15 is the first apartment on the right hand side.

Entrance Hall
Good size central hallway with intercom system telephone point and radiator.

Living Room (5.36m x 4.25m)
A lovely light open plan living space with a dual aspect including a large window to the front and a sizable bay window to the side, along with ample space for a dining table. A handy built in storage cupboard, TV & telephone points, ceiling lighting and a glazed door out to a spacious balcony with fully glazed railings. Living room is open plan to:

Kitchen (2.72m x 2.72m)
Modern fitted kitchen with a wide range of wall and base units in high gloss and a comfortable breakfast bar with stools. laminate work surfaces all incorporating stainless steel sink and drainer, electric double oven, 4 ring hob, with extractor over. Space and plumbing for a washer, dishwasher and fridge. Built in cupboard housing gas central heating boiler. Kitchen is finished with white tiling to back splash, spot lighting and worktop lighting, laminate flooring with a window to the front providing plenty of light.

Bedroom One (3.98m x 2.66m)
Spacious double bedroom with window at the rear and side of the property. There is ample room for bedroom furniture, along with a telephone point, TV point and radiator.

Bedoom Two (2.55m x 2.35m)
Currently a comfortable single bedroom but would lend itself to a small double bedroom with window at the rear, radiator.

Bathroom
Three piece white bathroom comprising of a bath with shower over, WC and wash hand basin built into vanity unit. Shaver point, ladder style radiator, wall light over wall mounted mirror and an extractor fan. Finished with tiling to walls and flooring.

Outside
Well kept common areas, car port with designated parking space in front of garage.

Garage
Single garage with up and over door and electric.

Tenure
Leasehold on a 999 year lease commenced 1989. All owners are shareholders of the management company which owns the freehold. The current management charge is £1,800 per annum which also includes buildings insurance, gas boiler maintenance and fire alarm maintenance.

Rateable Value
£3,150.00. Actual amount payable £1571.85. This could be reduced to ZERO if the purchaser is entitled to Small Business Rates Relief. More details can be obtained from the local authority South Lakeland District Council.