Property Ref: MCLEIA01 - Flat 1/3, 67, Castle Street
Price: £55,000

A lovely, cosy “ home from home”. Very spacious, immaculately presented, first floor flat in factored, tenement property with good sea views over the marina and Kames Bay in the village of Port Bannatyne.

  • 1 Bathrooms

  • Ideal Holiday Let


  • Sea View

  • Gas Central Heating

  • Double Glazing

  • Near School

  • Fitted Kitchen

  • Furnished

  • Prominent position

A lovely, cosy “ home from home”. Very spacious, immaculately presented, first floor flat in factored, tenement property with good sea views over the marina and Kames Bay in the village of Port Bannatyne. Double glazed. Gas central heating. Presented in walk-in decorative order. Offered furnished ready to live in. Village pubs, bistro, post office and bus services close by.


Lounge with Large Storage Cupboard,
Dining Kitchen
Shared Rear Courtyard Area

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 Vist 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 events.

The property is situated on Castle Street just at its junction with George Street in the village of Port Bannatyne with bus services to Rothesay close by. Port Bannatyne also has a village primary school. There are two pubs, a post office/coffeeshop and a small bistro in the village

Enter via bright, well-maintained, shared close marked “67”. Property is on the first floor on the right hand side .

(Approx. 5.17m x 1.03m + 2.37m x 1.08m)Bright, spacious hallway with plain cornice and pendant light. Cupboard. 2 smoke detectors (one mains connected) C.H. thermostat. Original wood panelled doors to all rooms. Carpet. I radiator. 1 double electric socket.

(Approx. 4.58m x 3.41m) Lovely, bright lounge with large double glazed window to front affording beautiful sea and hill views over the marina to Ettrickdale and to the Cowal Hills beyond Kames Bay. Original decorative cornice and ceiling rose. Original tiled fireplace with white painted wooden surround and mantelshelf. Pendant light on dimmer switch. Large storage cupboard with spotlight and 2 double electric sockets. Telephone point. Carpet. Curtains. 1 radiator. 3 double electric sockets.

(Approx. 3.86m x 2.48m) Double glazed window to rear looking over back court to garden with woodland and fields beyond. Plain cornice. Pendant light. Pulley. Carpet. Curtain. 1 radiator. 2 double electric sockets,

(Approx. 3.98m x 1.23m) Obscured glass double glazed window to rear. Part tiled walls. Bath with shower over and folding, glass shower screen. Wash hand basin with pedestal. W.C. Extractor. Pendant light. Toiletries cabinet. Wall light with shaver point. Carpet. Curtain. White ladder style towel radiator.

Dining Kitchen:
(Approx. 5.04m x 3.12m) Great sized, spacious and bright, dining kitchen with double glazed window to rear. Range of floor and wall units with contrasting worktops. Stainless steel sink unit, drainer and mixer tap. Splashback tiling. Pendant light and spotlight groups. Free standing gas cooker. Washing machine. Fridge, Freezer. Open shelving. Wall mounted gas combi boiler. Carbon monoxide alarm connected to mains. Laminate flooring in dining area. Vinyl flooring at kitchen area. Curtain. 1 radiator. 5 double electric sockets.

Shared courtyard area.

Clients of Wm. Skelton & Co.

Bute Factors.

Council Tax:
Band A.

Energy Performance

Home Report:
Available free electronically from Onesurvey’s website

The property is being offered furnished.

Offers in the Region of £55,000.

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

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.