Reception Rooms: 1
5 Badgers Rake is an excellently proportioned two bedroom second floor apartment set in a block of six. Set in an elevated position above the village on the lower slopes of Wansfell Pike the property has the distinct advantage of commanding magnificent panoramic fell and country views from Fairfield Horse shoe to Coniston old Man. Originally constructed in the late 1960’s the block has a very proactive management company who have replaced all windows and the roof in recent years. Although the actual apartment may require some modernisation it does provide generous proportioned accommodation with two spacious double bedrooms. There is also potential to create a second bathroom as one of the bedrooms has a large cupboard adjoining it. With feature picture windows and patio doors off the kitchen leading to a superb west facing balcony providing spectacular views over the communal garden towards the surrounding countryside. Suitable whether as an ideal weekend retreat, holiday home or main residence There is also private designated parking and individual garages as well.
Gently elevated on Fisherbeck Park, which is a highly popular residential estate. Positioned on the south side of the town where there is easy access to all the amenities of Ambleside including a variety of shops, restaurants along with primary school, cinema and doctors etc. There are endless fell walks from the door, including on to Wansfell Pike to the rear.
Directions Entering Ambleside from the south continue on Lake Road taking the first right before Hayes Garden Centre onto Old Lake Road. After 200 yards turn right onto Fisherbeck Park, continue up the hill and veer right and the property is half way round on the left in the second block.
Accommodation Private entrance leading into vestibule with concealed fuse box and electric meter providing ideal cloaks area. Leading into:
Hallway Substantial airing cupboard housing boiler with shelving. Additional excellent storage area which potentially could be turned into an en-suite. Loft hatch. Telephone point.
12´06 x 12´00 (4.10m x 3.63m) Stunning picture window with panoramic views from Red Screes and Fairfield Horseshoe to Loughrigg, Wetherlam and Coniston Old Man over the delightful communal gardens. TV point. Archway leading through to:
12´05 x 10´08 (3.77m x 3.23m) A basic selection of base units with stainless steel sink unit. Electric cooker point. Part wall tiled. Fantastic picture window with sliding patio doors leading onto highly useful balcony view with superb panoramic views.
12´01 x 11´04 (3.67m x 3.44m) Generously proportioned twin room with built in double wardrobe. Attractive views towards the lower slopes of Wansfell Pike.
11´05 x 10´01 (3.46m x 3.06m) Generously proportioned double room with built in double wardrobe. Attractive views towards the lower slopes of Wansfell Pike.
Bathroom Three piece suite comprising panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin and WC. Part wall tiled. Heated towel rail.
Communal Laundry With washing machine and Belfast sink.
Outside The property benefits from a delightful and well maintained communal west facing lawn with spectacular panoramic view towards the surrounding Lakeland fells.
Additionally the property benefits from a communal car park with individual private single garages as well as private parking and visitor parking.
Services Mains water, electric and drainage. Electric hot air duct heating.
Tenure Leasehold. 999 year lease from 2013. £1,000 per annum including building insurance, ground rent and gardening. Vacant possession on completion.
Council Tax Band C