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2 bed flat for sale

£75,000 Fixed price

Flat G/01, 23, Mount Pleasant Road, Rothesay, Isle Of Bute PA20

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Property features

  • Communal garden
  • Off street parking
  • Well Maintained Factored Property
  • Popular Residential Area
  • Good Retirement Property or Starter Flat
  • Modern Individually Controlled Electric Heaters

Property description

Bright ground floor flat in well maintained, factored building situated in the popular, residential area of Mount Pleasant. A good retirement property or starter flat only a short walk from town with the public park, golf course and leisure centre close by. Modern, individually controlled electric heaters throughout. Clean and tidy close. Large shared garden/drying green to rear. Off road parking to side of building is used by residents.


Hallway, Lounge, 2 Bedrooms, Shower Room.
Dining Kitchen, Box Room, Outside:
Shared Cellar in Close, Enclosed Shared Drying Green & Garden at Rear
Off Road Parking Adjacent is used by Residents.

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 and at Port Bannatyne. There are three golf courses 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.

The property is accessed via glass panelled door from Mount Pleasant Road numbered “23”. Car parking adjacent. Clean and tidy part tiled shared close. The property is on the ground floor, left hand side.

(Approx. 3.64m x 3.28m @ widest)Spacious “T” shaped hallway. White painted wooden doors to all rooms. 2 Pendant lights. 2 Smoke detectors. Carpet. Telephone point. 1 electric heater. 1 double electric socket.
(Approx. 1.46m x 0.89m) Walk-in cupboard housing gas meter. Chest freezer. Pendant light. Carpet. 1 double electric socket.

(Approx. 3.93m x 3.58m) Bright, spacious room. Oak fire suite housing electric fire. Window to front overlooking Mount Pleasant Road and beyond. Carpet. Curtains. Venetian blinds. Telephone point. TV connection (communal TV aerial and satellite) 1 electric heater. 4 double electric sockets.

Bedroom 1:
(Approx. 3.66m x 3.15m) Sunny bedroom to rear looking over shared garden area. Pendant light. Carpet. Curtains. Venetian blinds. 1 electric heater. 2 double electric sockets.

Bedroom 2:
(Approx. 3.71m x 2.40m) Bright bedroom to rear with window looking to shared garden ground. Pendant light. Carpet. Curtains. Venetian blind. 1 electric heater. 2 double electric sockets.

Shower Room:
(Approx. 3.43m x 1.57m) Good sized shower room. Large walk in shower with wet wall panelling and handrail. Mira power shower. W.C. Wash hand basin and pedestal with tiled splashback and mirror above. Pendant light. Extractor. Towel rails. Carpet. 1 electric heater. Cupboard housing water tank and controls.

Dining Kitchen:
(Approx. 3.19m x 3.15m) Bright dining kitchen with a range of base and wall units. Worktops. Window to front. Pendant light. Stainless steel sink unit with drainer. Tiled splashback. Free standing gas cooker. Fridge. Washing machine. Microwave. 2 carbon monoxide detectors. Vinyl flooring. 1 electric heater. 3 double electric sockets.

Box Room:
(Approx. 2.00m x 1.43m) Great extra space. Wall mounted electrics. Pendant light. Carpet.

Shared enclosed drying green and garden area to rear. Shared cellar in close. Off road parking area adjacent is used by residents.

Client of Wm. Skelton & Co.

Council Tax:
Band B

Fyne Homes, Victoria Street, Rothesay.

Energy Performance


Home Report:
Available to interested parties free electronically from Onesurvey Limited in their website

Fixed price £75,000.

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

By arrangement.

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.

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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Market activity
Average price paid £131,383 Sales 109 Current average value £137,897 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £4,760 ▲ 3.58%

Property value data/graphs for PA20

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £268,940 £156 3.9 £257,500
Semi-detached £162,249 £112 3.5 £146,562
Terraced £132,675 - 3.1 £139,400
Flats £100,559 £107 2.2 £80,835

Current asking prices in PA20

Average: £108,118
Avg. current asking prices in PA20
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £70,000
Flats £44,999
All £46,562

Current asking rents in PA20

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Fun facts for PA20

Highest value in PA20
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Rothesay, Isle of Bute PA20 £351,072
Ascog £317,451
Eastlands Park £293,359
Mount Stuart Road £269,594
Eastlands Road £256,774
Highest turnover in PA20
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Ardbeg Road 48.4%
Craigmore Road 46.0%
Crosshill Villas 41.7%
Marine Road 34.0%
Eastlands Park 33.3%

What Zoopla users think of Rothesay

Overall rating:

  • currently 3 stars
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  • currently 3.5 stars
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  • currently 3 stars
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  • currently 3.5 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Wemyss Bay (7.2 miles)
  • Largs (8.1 miles)
  • Inverkip (8.7 miles)
  • Glasgow Airport (24.5 miles)
  • Glasgow Prestwick Airport (29.3 miles)
  • Oban Airport (45.2 miles)
  • Rothesay Ferry Terminal (0.3 miles)
  • Rhubodach Bute Ferry Terminal (6.9 miles)
  • Colintraive Ferry Terminal (6.9 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Rothesay Primary School (0.8 miles)
  • North Bute Primary School (1.8 miles)
  • Toward Primary School (3.1 miles)
  • Rothesay Academy (0.2 miles)
  • Largs Academy (8.3 miles)
  • Inverclyde Academy (8.8 miles)
  • Glenburn School (11.5 miles)
  • Garvel Deaf Centre (12.1 miles)
  • Cedars School of Excellence (13.8 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 7,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £269 /mo How Much Could I Borrow In association with RBS

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Gas £35 Electricity £50 Estimated energy cost £85/mo

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Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this size and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 11600 kWh/year
Electricity: 3800 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Argyll and Bute

Estimated tax band B Council tax cost £94 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.


Supply £22 Sewerage £31 Estimated water cost £53 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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