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Property Ref: BATEMA01 - Flat 3/2, 28, Bishop Street Rothesay PA20 9DG

Immaculately presented in excellent decorative order, this third floor flat in traditional, factored, tenement is well located for all the town’s amenities and only a few minutes walk from the ferry terminal. Sunny and bright with lovely open views to th
1 Bedrooms      
1 Bathrooms

Price: £39,995


  • Elevated views over Rothesay



  • Double Glazing

  • Close to Amenities

  • Fitted Kitchen

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Immaculately presented in excellent decorative order, this third floor flat in traditional, factored, tenement is well located for all the town’s amenities and only a few minutes walk from the ferry terminal. Sunny and bright with lovely open views to the Serpentine and over the town to Rothesay Bay at rear. Modern bathroom and kitchen area. Plenty of storage space. Excellent starter flat, buy to let opportunity or comfortable second home.

Shared Close & Stairway,
Hallway ,
Lounge with Bay Window & Kitchen Area,
Shared Drying Green & Garden at Rear

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.

There are festivals held annually including Isle of Bute Jazz, 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.

The property is on Bishop Street just slightly back from the town centre but with all amenities, harbour and ferry terminal close by. Enter door marked “28” and proceed via well maintained stairway to the upper floor. Modern white Upvc entrance door leads in to hallway.

(Approx. 2.27m x 1.74m>1.16m) Welcoming, “L” shaped hallway with cupboard and open storage, coat hook and hanging space. Wall mounted gas meter and electrics. Smoke detector. Modern white panelled doors to all rooms. Pendant light. Carpet. 1 radiator. 1 double electric socket.
(Approx. 5.85m x 3.54m>1.77m) Lovely, bright, sunny lounge with large bay window looking towards Bishop Street and beyond to the Serpentine. Original decorative cornice and ceiling rose. Ceiling light. Burnished metal fireplace housing coal effect gas fire with electric fire to front. Telephone point. TV connection. Carpet. Curtains. Kitchen area to rear with range of modern white base and wall units with natural woodblock worktops and lighting. White tiled splashback with contrast detail. Integrated halogen hob and electric oven with overhead extractor. Stainless steel sink unit with drainer and mixer tap. Cooker point. Plumbing for washing machine. Vinyl flooring. 1 radiator. 5 double and 2 single electric sockets.

(Approx. 4.93m x 2.41m>1.43m) Very restful, pretty room, pretty with double glazed window looking out over Rothesay town to the Bay beyond. Great storage from two large cupboards; one providing wardrobe space, the other housing Vokera Linea combi boiler. Further storage cupboard above. Open shelving. Wall press. Hanging rails. Smoke detector. Carpet. Curtains. Blinds. 1 radiator with shelf over. 2 double electric sockets.

(Approx. 3.41m x 1.27m) Elegant bathroom with lovely clean lines. Double glazed window to rear with deep window shelf. Part tiled walls with white tiles and black detail. White metal bath with Triton Jade II electric shower over. Ceiling light. Extractor. Wall mirror. Smoked glass toiletries shelf. Vinyl flooring.

Shared drying green and garden area at rear.

Council Tax:
Band A.

Energy Performance

The Mackirdy Trust.

Mrs. Bates


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

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.

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Wm Skelton & Co
49 High St
Isle of Bute
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Tel: 01700 505551
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