Property Ref: GARRTH01 - 30 Mount Pleasant Road
Price: £110,000

An end terrace, three storey villa situated in the popular residential area of Mount Pleasant Road. Requiring modernisation and upgrading to make a lovely family home.

  • 2 Bathrooms

  • Wood Burning Stove

  • Character Property


  • Gas Central Heating

An end terrace, three storey villa situated in the popular residential area of Mount Pleasant Road. Requiring modernisation and upgrading to make a lovely family home. Spacious accommodation over three levels with gas central heating, wood burner and open fire. Many original features. Patio area to rear with shared drying green. Exclusive garden to front.


Main Floor:
Vestibule, Entrance Hallway,
Lounge, Living Room,

Lower Floor:-
Dining Kitchen,
Bathroom, Bedroom, Rear Porch

Upper Floor:
3 Bedrooms, W.C.

Exclusive Garden to Front
Exclusive Paved Area at Back Door
Shared Drying Green, Outhouse.

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.

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.

The property is located on Mount Pleasant Road and is accessed either from the Serpentine or by Ministers Brae.

Steps and pathway lead from Mount Pleasant to the property with exclusive garden area to front mostly laid to grass. Steps with railings lead to external door to vestibule. Glass fanlight over.

(Approx. 1.20m x 1.20m) Ornate cornice. Deep skirtings. Original door with glazed, etched panel leads to hallway.

(Approx. 8.11m x 2.07m @widest) original ornate cornice and corbels. Deep skirtings. Coat hanging space with hooks. Original, carpeted stairway with wooden banister and rail. To upper and lower floors. Original wood panelled doors. Pendant light. Smoke detector. Carpet. 1 radiator. 1 double electric socket.

(Approx. 5.43m x 3.97m) Bright, spacious room to front with large window looking to Mount Pleasant Road. Pendant light on dimmer switch. Original ornate cornice with ceiling rose and picture rail, deep skirtings. Fireplace with painted, marble surround, tiled hearth and insert housing cast iron woodburning stove. Walk presses either side. Carpet. Curtains. 1 radiator. 1 double electric socket.

Living Room:
(Approx. 4.13m x 3.10m) Bright, sunny room to rear with dual aspect. Original, ornate cornice. Pendant light on dimmer switch. Original marble fireplace. Terrazzo tiled hearth. Open fire in basket. 1 radiator. Radiator shelf. 1 double electric socket. Carpet. Curtains.

Carpeted Stairways lead to Lower & Upper Floors. Obscured glass full length stair window with curtain.

(Approx. 4.52m x 2.17m @widest) Pendant light. Aluminium obscured glass door to rear porch. Two storage cupboards. Smoke detector. 1 radiator. Carpet.

Rear Porch:
(Approx. 1.35m x 0.99m) Storage each side with understair cupboard. Back door to rear garden.

Dining Kitchen:
(Approx. 4.85m x 2.84m) Good sized dining kitchen with window to rear. Fluorescent light. Range of base and wall units with worktops. Fridge freezer. Cooker. Washing machine. Potterton Combi HE Plus gas central heating boiler. Stainless steel sink unit and drainer. Gs meter. Cooker point. Vinyl flooring and carpet. Venetian blind. 3 double and 1 single electric socket.

Bedroom 4:
(Approx. 4.27m x 2.80m) Spacious room with window to garden to rear. 1 radiator with shelf over. Carpet. Curtains.

(Approx. 3.62m a 1.95m@widest) Window to rear. Pendant light. Part tiled walls. Inset shower cubicle and curtain. Triton electric shower. Bath. Wash hand basin and pedestal. W.C. Wall mirror. Laminate flooring. 1 radiator.

Stairway from Main Floor leads to Upper Floor Accommodation

Upper Landing:
(Approx. 1.28m x 1.18m) Leading to Bedrooms 1,2 and 3 as well as W.C.

Bedroom 1:
(Approx. 4.60m x 3.06m) Large bay window with trickle vents. Cam ceiling over one side. Pendant light. Lovely wooden, ornate fire surround with original tiling and cast fire. Slate hearth and metal fender. Carpet. Curtains. 1 radiator. 1 double electric socket.

Bedroom 2:
(Approx. 3.57m x 2.96m ) Cam ceiling. Velux window. Pendant light. Carpet. Curtains. 1 radiator. Door to Bedroom 3.

Bedroom 3:
(Approx. 3.57m mx 2.96m) Bay window to Mount Pleasant Road. Cam ceiling to side. Carpet. Curtains. 1 radiator.

(Approx. 1.26m x 0.82m) Fluorescent light. Wall hung vanity basin. W.C. Mirror fronted toiletries cabinet. Loft access.

Exclusive garden at front. Exclusive paved area at back door. Outhouse. Shared drying green.

Council Tax:
Band C

Energy Performance

Client of Wm. Skelton & Co.

Offers in the Region of £110,000

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

By appointment only through Wm Skelton & Co, Castle Chambers, 49 High Street, Rothesay, Isle of Bute PA20 9DB. Tel: 01700 504793. Fax: 01700 505270.

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

By arrangement.

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.