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Anniversary Cottage, Elterwater, Ambleside, LA22 9HW

£875,000 Guide Price
  • Ref: 17907
  • Type: Bungalow
  • Availability: Under Offer
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 2
  • Tenure: Freehold
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Property Features

  • Stone Built Detached Bungalow
  • Situated In The Heart Of Elterwater With Panoramic Views
  • Generously Proportioned Accommodation Offering Three Bedrooms & Two Bathrooms
  • Currently A Successful Holiday Rental
  • Generating Annual Gross Income Approx. £33,000
  • Gated Driveway With Ample Parking
  • Gardens To The Front & Rear

Property Summary

Anniversary Cottage is an attractively presented and generously proportioned stone built three bedroom, two bathroom detached bungalow. The property is currently a successful holiday let with Good Life Cottage Company and generates a gross annual income of approximately £33,000 per annum.

Full Details

Anniversary Cottage is an attractively presented and generously proportioned stone built three bedroom, two bathroom detached bungalow. Occupying a stunning position, commanding beautiful panoramic fell and country views to both the front and rear towards Black Fell, Lingmoor and Silver How. The primary view is from the stunning picture window in the sitting room. Nestled on an attractive size plot which potentially could provide scope for extending the property if desired. An attractive and easily managed garden offering privacy as well as peace and tranquillity. Built by the highly reputable local builder, G W Bowness in 1955 who was well renowned. The property also benefits from a private gated drive with generous parking facility. The property is currently a successful holiday let with Good Life Cottage Company and generates a gross annual income of approximately £33,000 per annum. The property would also be suited as a permanent residence or a delightful weekend/holiday home.

Situated in the heart of the Lake District National Park, which is now, a UNESCO world heritage site. In the much photographed and painted beauty spot of Elterwater. Close amenities of Elterwater include the popular Britannia Inn, the adjoining Langdale Estate, Country Clubs and Leisure Centre and the Co-Operative village store half a mile away at Chapel Stile. Only a few miles further away there is a wider variety of amenities in Ambleside. With an abundance of fell and country walks from the door step for all levels.

Directions From Ambleside head out on the A593 over Rothay Bridge signpost Coniston and Langdale, continue on this road and turn right just before Skelwith Bridge Hotel follow this road to Langdale. After crossing the cattle grid onto Elterwater Common take the first left into the village and the property is on the left hand side 50 yards prior to Wheelwrights.

Accommodation Front door leading into vestibule with slate tiled floor and vaulted ceiling. Fell and garden views. Internal door into wide hallway with numerous cupboards providing useful storage facility. Loft hatch with pull down ladder to partially boarded loft with electricity.

Kitchen 18'1 x 8'10 (5.51m x 2.69m) Attractive galley style kitchen with a selection of quality limed oak fitted wall and base units including display cabinet with worktop. Twin bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and freestanding washing machine and dishwasher. Bosch electric double oven, induction hob and integrated fridge/freezer larder unit. Part tiled walls and concealed boiler. Stunning views towards Silver Howe and Loughrigg.

Rear Hall Step down leading to;

Shower Room Three piece suite comprising of corner shower cubicle, wash hand basin and WC. Half tiled walls and extractor.

Games Room 17'0 x 9'7 95.17m x 2.93m) Former garage converted into a highly useful additional reception room. This could easily be converted back into a garage if required. Housing dryer with attractive slate tiled floor. Rear and side doors.

Sitting/Dining Room 21'2 x 15'7 (6.44m x 4.74m) Situated at the rear of the property a generously proportioned dual aspect room with stunning large picture window providing fantastic south facing fell and country views towards Black Fell. Multi fuel stove set on slate hearth with surround. TV point. Patio door to covered veranda.

Rear Bedroom One 12'5 x 11'0 (3.79m x 3.35m) Generous dual aspect room with fitted wardrobe and drawers. Lovely views towards Loughrigg, Black Fell and Lingmoor.

Rear Bedroom Two 13'11 x 10'3 (4.25m x 3.13m) Good sized double room with full wall of fitted mirrored wardrobe, enjoying excellent views towards Black Fell.

Bedroom Three 10'6 x 8'11 (3.20m x 2.72m) Twin room with fitted single cupboards. Views towards Loughrigg. Additional useful storage cupboards in hallway.

Bathroom Quality fiited four piece suite comprising tiled panelled bath, double walk in shower, wall hung wash hand basin and WC. Fully wall and slate tiled floor with underfloor heating. Tall chrome heated ladder towel rail.

Outside Approached via private gated drive allowing parking for multiple vehicles. The front enjoys lovely private garden with a manageable selection of mature shrubs and trees with attractive fell views. There is side access to the shed and rear which is predominantly grass with paved patio terrace all enjoying fantastic south facing panoramic country views, perfect for barbeques and alfresco dining.

Services Mains water, drainage and electricity. Electric central heating.

Tenure Freehold.

Rateable Value £5,400. Actual amount payable £2,694.60. 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 01539 733333.