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Property details

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 reception room


  • Freehold
  • Double glazing
  • Charming First Floor Flat in Well Presented Factored Property
  • Enjoying Beautiful Elevated Views over Rothesay Bay
  • Easy Access to Town Centre & Ferry Terminal
  • Spacious Accommodation with Many Original Features
  • Electric Heating

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A charming first floor flat in a well presented, factored property in a popular residential area. Enjoying beautiful elevated sea views to front over Rothesay Bay to Loch Striven and the Cowal Hills. Easy access to the town centre and ferry terminal yet set in a quiet location. Spacious accommodation with many original features. Double glazing throughout. Electric heating.


Shared Carpeted Internal Stairway, Hallway, Lounge with Bay Window, Dining Kitchen, 2 Bedrooms, Bathroom, Shared Garden Ground.

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.

Property Location:
The property is situated on Bishop Terrace, a slightly elevated residential terrace off Serpentine Road, only a few minutes’ walk from the town centre.

The property is accessed by steps and pathway from Bishop Terrace through double storm doors into shared vestibule area from where a beautiful, carpeted, internal stairway leads to the first floor landing. The entrance door to Flat 2 is on the right.

(Approx4.52m x 2.10m >1.20) Bright, spacious hallway with storage cupboard. Ornate cornice. Deep skirtings. Glass panelled doors to lounge and dining kitchen. Pendant light. Electric meter. Smoke detector. 1 electric heater. Telephone point. Carpet. 1 single electric socket.

(Approx. 5.28m x 4.65m) A beautiful room with large double glazed bay window offering superb views over Rothesay, the Bay and ferry terminal across to the Cowal Hills beyond. Spacious and comfortable with original ornate cornice an ceiling detail, corbels, picture rail and deep skirtings. Wooden fire surround with polished stone insert and hearth with electric fire. TV connection. Carpet. Curtains. Blinds. 1 electric heater. 3 single electric sockets.

Bedroom 1:
(Approx. 4.35m x 3.87m) Really spacious room with two double glazed windows to rear. Deep window sills. Plain cornice. Pendant light. Carpet. Curtains. 1 electric heater. 2 single electric sockets.

Bedroom 2:
(Approx. 2.44m x 2.79m ) Double glazed window to side with deep window sill. Archway to side leads into storage/dressing room area (approx. 0.93m x 2.89m). Two pendant lights. Carpet. Curtains. 1 electric heater. 3 single electric sockets.

Dining Kitchen:
(Approx. 4.22m x 3.31m) Good sized dining kitchen with two large double glazed windows to side. Pendant light. Part panelled wall. Range of base and wall units with worktops. Stainless steel sink unit with drainer and pillar taps. Washing machine. Fridge freezer. Free standing electric cooker. Pulley. Cooker point. Vinyl flooring. 3 double and 2 single electric sockets.

(Approx. 2.40m x 1.68m) Double glazed obscured glass window to side. Ceiling lights. Part tiled walls. Wet wall panelling at bath. Triton electric shower over bath. Grab bars. Shower rail. W.C. Wash hand basin and pedestal. Mirror. Wall mounted fan heater. Vinyl flooring.

Shared garden area.

Energy Performance

Council Tax: Band B.

Bute Factors, Victoria Street, Rothesay, Isle of Bute.

Home Report:
Available to interested parties free electronically from Onesurvey Limited free of charge electronically on

Client of Wm. Skelton & Co..

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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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Rothesay Ferry Terminal 0.2 miles
  • Wemyss Bay Ferry Terminal 6.7 miles
  • St Andrew's Primary School 0.5 miles
  • Rothesay Academy 0.7 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Rothesay Ferry Terminal 0.2 miles
  • Wemyss Bay Ferry Terminal 6.7 miles
  • St Andrew's Primary School 0.5 miles
  • Rothesay Academy 0.7 miles

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