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Property details

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 reception room

Features

  • Freehold
  • Communal garden
  • Central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Excellent walk-in condition
  • Car park at rear of building
  • Neutral decor throughout
  • Centrally locatted with ferry terminal a few minutes walk
  • Handy for shops, pubs, restaurants
  • Shared drying green and wash house

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Description

A bright and spacious flat with the seafront on your doorstep, presented in excellent, walk-in condition. Car park at rear of building. Newly renovated featuring neutral
décor throughout. Superb sea views across Rothesay Bay and beyond to the Ayrshire coast. Centrally located with ferry terminal only a few minutes walk and handy for shops, pubs and restaurants. Gas central heating and double glazing.

Comprises:
Vestibule, Hall, Lounge/Kitchen, 2 Double Bedrooms, Shower Room, Box Room. Outside: Shared Garden at Rear.

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.

Location:
The property is situated on Argyle Street a short level walk a couple of minutes walk from the ferry terminal.

Access:
Enter via shared close to second floor level. Double storm doors lead to fresh, carpeted, vestibule area with obscure glass panel door to enter the flat.
Hallway: (Approx. 4.36m x 1.05m) Spacious hallway with white painted doors to all rooms. Plain cornice. Pendant light. Electricity switchboard. Carpet. 1 radiator.

Lounge/
Kitchen:
(Approx. 4.21m x 3.83m) A great kitchen/lounge combination with window to front and window to side offering fabulous views. Lots of natural light. Plain cornice. Ceiling rose. Pendant light. Lovely kitchen with range of grey high gloss base and wall units and contrast worktop. Stainless steel sink unit with drainer and mixer tap. Integrated electric hob and oven with overhead extractor. Integrated fridge/freezer. Carpet. 4 double electric sockets. TV connection. I radiator.

Bedroom 1:
(Approx. 3.84m x 2.99m) Double bedroom with sea view. Plain cornice. Pendant light. Carpet. 3 double electric sockets. 1 radiator.

Bedroom 2:
(Approx. 3.51m x 2.94m) Bright and spacious double bedroom with window to rear and window to side with great views towards Ardbeg. Ceiling rose. Pendant light. Cupboard housing Potterton Gold Combi he Boiler. Carpet. 3 double electric sockets. 1 radiator.

Box Room:
(Approx. 3.10m x 1.84m) Great room for an office/study, play room or even for the occasional guest. Plain cornice. Pendant light. Carpet. 3 double electric sockets. 1 radiator.

Shower Room:
(Approx. 2.90m x 1.45m) Stylish and well appointed shower room with wet wall panel, shower enclosure. Fixed glass shower screen and with mains shower. W.C. White vanity sink unit with tiled splashback. Wall mirror. Tile flooring. Chrome, ladder style towel radiator.

Outside:
Shared drying green and wash house.

Sellers:
Client of Wm. Skelton & Co.

Council Tax:
Band A.

Energy Performance
Indicator:
C


Home Report:
Available free to interested parties electronically from

Note:
Certain items of furniture may be available by separate private negotiation

Price:
Fixed price £62,500

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

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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Local Amenities

  • Rothesay Ferry Terminal 0.2 miles
  • Rhubodach Bute Ferry Terminal 6.9 miles
  • St Andrew's Primary School 0.4 miles
  • Rothesay Academy 0.8 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Rothesay Ferry Terminal 0.2 miles
  • Rhubodach Bute Ferry Terminal 6.9 miles
  • St Andrew's Primary School 0.4 miles
  • Rothesay Academy 0.8 miles

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Average estimated value for a flat in PA20:

  • £105,145
  • Price increase

  • £3,401
  • (3.343%)
  • Over the last 12 months

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    £81,099
  • Properties sold

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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
11th Dec 2018 £62,500 Price reduced by £7,500
27th Jul 2018 £70,000 First listed

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