Property Ref: MOODCH-01-1 - Flat 3/1, 8 Tower Street
Price: £25,000

A chance to purchase a relatively spacious, one bedroom flat right in the heart of Rothesay with all the amenities the town can offer on the doorstep and only a few minutes’ from the ferry terminal. Double glazing and gas central heating.

  • 1 Bathrooms

  • HOME REPORT AVAILABLE

  • Gas Central Heating

  • Double Glazing

  • Close to Amenities

A chance to purchase a relatively spacious, one bedroom flat right in the heart of Rothesay with all the amenities the town can offer on the doorstep and only a few minutes’ from the ferry terminal. Requiring some remedial works to create a cosy, “lock up and leave” seaside retreat! Double glazing and gas central heating.


Comprises:

Shared Close & Stairs with Security Entry,
Hall,
Lounge,
Bedroom,
Shower Room,
Kitchen.

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— www.visitbute.com

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 ButeFest and T in the Port. 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: Enter via shared close with security entry system in Tower Street. Door marked “8”. Ascend to top floor via bright, tidy, well maintained and painted close and stair. Automatic lighting. Entrance to flat to left. Modern white Upvc entrance door with glazed central panel.

Hall:(Approx. 5.93m x 1.26m) Pendant light. Loft access. Wall mounted gas and electricity meters. Security entry phone. Carpet. 1 radiator. 1 double electric socket.

Lounge: (Approx. 3.04m x 4.70m) Surprisingly spacious, bright room with cam ceilings either side of double glazed bay window. Views to Montague Street and Tower Street. Glass panelled door to hall. Telephone point. TV point. Carpet. Venetian blinds. 1 radiator. 3 double electric sockets.

Bedroom:(Approx. 6.56m x 1.81m) Velux windows to front and back with cam ceilings. Two ceiling spotlights. Carpet. 1 radiator. 2 double electric sockets.

Kitchen:(Approx. 2.31m x 2.25m) Bright room to rear with double glazed bay window. Ceiling spotlights. Range of base units with worktops and tiled splashback. Free standing electric cooker. Stainless steel sink unit with drainer and mixer tap. Pluming for washing machine. Extractor. Vokera Compact 24 gas combi boiler. Vinyl flooring. Window blinds. 1 radiator. 4 double and 2 single electric sockets.

Shower Room:(Approx, 2.16m x 1.81m) Velux window and cam ceiling to rear. Ceiling spotlight. Tiled shower enclosure. Wash hand basin and pe4destal. W.C. Extractor. Carpet. 1 radiator.

Council Tax:
Band A.

Energy Performance
Indicator:
D

Sellers:
Clients of Wm. Skelton & Co.

Home Report:
Available free of charge electronically from www.onesurvey.org

Price:
FIXED PRICE £25,000.

Viewing:By appointment only through Wm. Skelton & Co., Castle Chambers, 49, High Street, Rothesay, Isle of Bute. PA20 9DB. Telephone 01700 505551. Fax 01700 505270.


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.