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2 bed flat for sale

Flat 1/1, 77 Montague Street, Rothesay, Isle Of Bute PA20

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Property details

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom


  • Freehold
  • Well placed in the centre of Rothesay
  • Near to ferry terminal and seafront
  • Close to pubs, shops and restaurants

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This bright, two bedroom flat is well placed in the centre of Rothesay to enjoy all that is on offer. Near to ferry terminal and seafront, pubs, shops and restaurants, it provides a spacious, holiday or permanent home right in the heart of the town. Occupying the whole first floor this flat offers a blank canvas to a discerning purchaser to upgrade as required. Partial secondary glazing. Electric heating.
Letting potential for residential or self catering. Comprises: Shared Close & Turnpike Stair, Hallway with Storage Cupboard, Lounge, 2 Bedrooms, Bathroom, Kitchen, Utility Cupboard, External Storage Cupboard on Stair.

Location: Rothesay is the principal town on the Isle of Bute, set on the Firth of Clyde. The island is served by two frequent ferry services, the main one is Rothesay to Wemyss Bay (approx. 35 minutes), thereafter by road, Glasgow Airport is approx. 45 minutes, Glasgow approx. 1 hour and Edinburgh approx. 2 hours. The other ferry is located at the north end of the island operating from Rhubodach to Colintraive (approx. 2 minutes) The island is within easy commuting distance to Glasgow with train services available at Wemyss Bay.

The Isle of Bute is a popular destination not just for holidays but for those who wish to enjoy a lifestyle change since the regular ferry sailings and the proximity to both Glasgow and Prestwick airports make any form of commuting relatively easy in comparison to other island locations. Further information on the Isle of Bute is available on Visit Bute’s website—

The Isle of Bute offers good educational facilities with a joint campus incorporating pre-school to college requirements as well as two smaller primary schools and an established private nursery. Medical facilities are provided by The Bute Practice and the local hospital provides in-patient beds, x-ray, physiotherapy and maternity services.

Rothesay has a cinema, leisure pool and playing fields. Berthing facilities are available at Rothesay Harbour with a new marina at Port Bannatyne approximately 3 miles away. There are three golf course on the island with largest situated on Canada Hill with magnificent views over the River Clyde.

The island is very popular with walkers who can follow the West Island Way, a 40 km. Waymarked route around the island, split into 4 sections and offering splendid views along the way. Cycling is also popular with the trails around the island allowing access to beautiful beaches.

There are festivals held annually including the increasingly popular ButeFest The Cattle Show and Bute Highland Games are also popular events.

Road Equivalent Tariff (ret) is now in effect for the ferry fares to Bute.

Shared Entrance: Door from Montague Street leans into tidy, shared close. Turnpike stairway to first floor and white wooden entrance door to flat. External storage compartment to side of door.

Hall: (Approx. 3.33m x 0.95m + 4.66m x 0.92m) “T”shaped hallway with good storage cupboard of approximately 1.87m x 0.82m housing hot water tank and offering shelved storage. Two pendant lights. Electric heater. Telephone point. 2 single electric sockets.

Lounge: (Approx. 3.84m x 3.03m) Bright room to front with window to Montague Street. Secondary glazing. Pendant light. TV point. 1 electric heater. 2 double and 1 single electric sockets.

Bedroom 1: (Approx. 3.84m x 1.75m) Bright room with window to Montague Street. Secondary glazing. 1 electric heater. 1 double and 1 single electric socket.
Bedroom 2: (Approx. 3.55m x 3.13m) Spacious room with window to Montague Street. Secondary glazing. Pendant light. 1 electric heater. 1 double electric socket.

Kitchen: (Approx. 3.14m x 3.33m) Bright room with window to rear. Fluorescent light. Range of base and wall units with splashback tiling on one wall. Stainless steel sink unit with pillar taps. Cooker point. Water heater controls. Space for table and chairs. 1 electric heater. 2 double and 4 single electric sockets.

Bathroom: (Approx. 2.05m x 2.60m) Spacious bathroom with plenty of light from obscured glass window to rear. Pendant light. Bath with Mira electric shower over. Splashback tiling at bath. Wash hand basin and pedestal with splash back tiling. W.C. Vinyl flooring.
Utility Cupboard: (Approx. 1.19m x 1.25m) Good sized utility cupboard with plumbing for washing machine and worktop over. 2 single electric sockets.

Council Tax: Band A.

Energy Performance
Indicator: E

Sellers: Client of Wm. Skelton & Co.

Home Report: Available free of charge electronically from

Price: Fixed price £34,000

Viewing: By appointment only through Wm. Skelton & Co., Castle Chambers, 49, High Street, Rothesay, Isle of Bute. PA20 9DB. Telephone: Fax:

Entry: By arrangement.

Offers: To be submitted in writing to Wm. Skelton & Co., Castle Chambers, 49, High Street, Rothesay, Isle of Bute. PA20 9DB or by DX 590651 Rothesay or Legal Post lp-2, Rothesay.

Please note that these particulars are prepared by us on the basis of information provided to us by our clients. We have not tested the systems or appliances or any central heating system or moveable items within the property. Prospective purchasers should make their own enquiries. No warranty is given. All fixtures and fittings mentioned in this schedule are included in the sale. All others are specifically excluded. Photographs are reproduced for general information and it must not be inferred that any item is included for sale with the property. Please note that the seller is not in the business of selling second-hand goods. If there is any matter within this schedule which you wish to be clarified, please contact our office for further information.

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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Rothesay Ferry Terminal 0.1 miles
  • Wemyss Bay Ferry Terminal 7 miles
  • St Andrew's Primary School 0.3 miles
  • Rothesay Academy 0.7 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Rothesay Ferry Terminal 0.1 miles
  • Wemyss Bay Ferry Terminal 7 miles
  • St Andrew's Primary School 0.3 miles
  • Rothesay Academy 0.7 miles

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  • £102,749
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  • (-0.997%)
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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
30th Nov 2018 £34,000 Price reduced by £2,000
25th Sep 2018 £36,000 Price reduced by £3,000
9th Feb 2018 £39,000 First listed

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