Built in 2008 right in the heart of Bowness, a 2 bedroomed apartment hidden away with secure covered parking. Occupancy conditions apply.

The property is offered at a discounted price under the Government initiative for affordable housing, effectively offering the opportunity for the new owners to buy 100% of the property at 70% of the full market value, provided their circumstances comply with the local authority requirements. There is no rent charge is associated with this property.



Property Details

Description: St Martins Court is a small development of 7 similar affordable local apartments constructed to an excellent standard in 2008 by Applethwaite Ltd (incorporating Robert Hughes Ltd). The development formed a part of the wider Royal development with access to this part found directly opposite Bowness Post Office, St Martins Parade.

Purpose built and with thoughtful design, No.4 is well presented. Located on the second floor, the position of the apartment creates a surprisingly quiet and private location yet in the very centre of the thriving, tourist village of Bowness. The accommodation comprises of communal entrance hall, open plan lounge-kitchen, 2 bedrooms and a bathroom. It has a designated, secure, undercover parking space in a nearby part of the building.

A local occupancy clause exists on this property, please ask for more information.

Location: St Martins Court can be found at the rear of The Royal development in the centre of Bowness village, excellently positioned for all the surrounding amenities. The development can be found just ahead of the mini roundabout in the centre of Bowness. For the secure underground parking, from Crag Brow turn right at the mini roundabout then bearing first left, the car park can be found first left again. Gated pedestrian access opposite Bowness Post Office.

Accommodation: (with approximate measurements)

Communal Entrance Hall Steps lead to

Private Entrance Hall Storage cupboard housing electric meter and Tempest heating system and plumbing for washing machine. Entry phone system.

Open Plan Sitting Room/Kitchen 20′ 5" x 10′ 10 plus 7′ 1" x 6′ 10" (2.16m x 2.08m)" (6.22m x 3.3m) A good sized room with open views. Television and telephone point and electric storage heater. Space for dining table.

Kitchen Area; modern range of fitted wall and base units, part tiled walls, inset stainless steel sink unit, Electrolux electric oven and hob with extractor fan over, dishwasher. Wood effect flooring.

Bedroom 1 14′ 0" x 9′ 0" (4.27m x 2.74m) Wall mounted electric storage heater.

Bedroom 2 10′ 1" x 8′ 2" (3.07m x 2.49m) Wall mounted electric storage heater.

Bathroom 3 piece white suite of pedestal wash hand basin, wc and bath with shower over. Part tiled walls, tiled flooring. Extractor fan and heated towel rail.

Outside: Designated car parking space in the secure underground car park of the adjoining The Royal development.

Council Tax: South Lakeland District Council – Band C

Services: Mains water, drainage and electricity. Economy 7 electric heating, electric panel heaters to all rooms.

Tenure: Leasehold for the residue of a 999 year lease subject to an annual charge of approximately £1311.13 for 2019, including the buildings fund, building insurance, service charge and management charge. Shared ownership was introduced to help people who cannot afford to buy a home outright and prospective Assignees must be approved by Impact Housing Association.

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.

Floor Plan

Floorplan 4 St Martins Court, St Martins Parade, Bowness On Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3GQ




Contact the Windermere Sales Office or call on: 015394 44461
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