Bright and sunny mid terrace, upper flat in red sandstone property in quiet, residential cul-de-sac just back from the main coastal road and seafront at Montford. Beautiful sea views. Would make a perfect permanent or holiday home. Bus services at the bottom of the road. Large double glazed windows throughout. Unrestricted parking on private road.
Comprises: Shared Entrance, Private Enclosed Stairway, Hall, Lounge with Large Bay Window, Dining Kitchen, 2 Bedrooms, Bathroom, Shared garden to front, Shared garden to rear. Garden Shed.
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 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.
There are festivals held annually including the increasingly popular ButeFest. The Cattle Show and Bute Highland Games are also popular annual events. Road Equivalent Tariff (ret) is now in effect for the ferry fares to Bute.
Access: The property is accessed from Craigmore Road leading on to Montford Terrace.
Entrance: The property shares an entrance vestibule with the lower flat. Double white painted wooden storm doors lead to small vestibule. Wooden door with engraved glass panel leads to carpeted, enclosed stairway to flat.
Hall: (Approx. 3.17.M. X 1.33m + 1.15m x 0.92m) “L” shaped hallway with white wood panelled doors to all rooms. Plain cornice. Obscured glass roof light. Access to floored loft. Storage cupboard with electric socket. Carpet. 1 electric storage heater 1 double electric socket. Telephone point.
Lounge: (Approx. 5.43m x 4.64m) Beautifully bright, spacious room with large double glazed bay window to front giving lovely sea views over the Firth of Clyde to Toward and the Ayrshire Coast. Ceiling rose. Plain cornice. Picture rail. Wood fire place housing gas fire with tiled surround and hearth. Alcove with shelved cupboard below housing gas meter. Pendant light. Carpet. Curtains. 1 electric storage heater. 3 double sockets.
Bedroom 1: (Approx. 3.27m x 2.28m) Bright and sunny bedroom. Double glazed window to front with sea view. Pendant light. Ceiling rose. Plain Cornice. Carpet. Curtains. 1 storage heater. 2 double and 1 single electric socket. Telephone point.
Bedroom 2: (Approx. 3.75m x 3.55m) Spacious bedroom with double glazed window to rear overlooking gardens, fields and woodland and beyond. Pendant light. Ceiling rose. Plain cornice. Wall press. Blind. Carpet. 1 storage heater. 2 double electric sockets. Telephone point.
Bathroom: (Approx. 2.06m x 1.47m) Lovely bathroom with part tiled walls. Obscured glass roof light. Bath with mixer tap and shower head. Wash hand basin with pedestal, pull cord light and mirror above. Wall mirror. Laminate floor.
Dining Kitchen: (Approx. 3.96m x 3.10m) Bright and spacious dining kitchen with large double glazed window to rear overlooking gardens, fields and woodland. Original brick fireplace. A range of base and wall unit with contrast worktop. Tile splashbank. Pine cupboard with various compartments. Flush ceiling light. Plain cornice. Washing machine. Integrated electric hob and oven. Fridge freezer. Vinyl floor covering. Curtain and blind. 3 double and 1 single electric sockets. Telephone point.
Outside: Shared garden to front and to rear. Garden Shed.
Council Tax: Band A
Energy Performance Indicator: F
Seller: Client of Wm. Skelton & Co
Price: Offers Over £65,000
Home Report: Available to interested parties free of charge electronically from Onesurvey Ltd on their website—www.Onesurvey.Org.
Viewing: By appointment only through Wm Skelton & Co, Castle Chambers, 49 High Street, Rothesay, Isle of Bute PA20 9DB. Tel: Fax:
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.
Ground Flat, 0/2, 35, Castle Street, Port Bannatyne, Isle Of Bute PA20
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