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Property Ref: DIBDJO01 - 1, Mount Pleasant Road PA20 9HQ

A lovely traditional family home with spacious, comfortable accommodation and good storage space.This mid terrace villa occupies an excellent position in an established residential area a few minutes from town and ferry terminal and has elevated sea and
3 Bedrooms      
2 Bathrooms

Price: £145,000

  • Character Property


  • Sea View

  • Gas Central Heating

  • Double Glazing

  • Close to Amenities

  • Fitted Kitchen

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A lovely traditional family home with spacious, comfortable accommodation and good storage space. This mid terrace villa occupies an excellent position in an established residential area a few minutes from town and ferry terminal and has elevated sea and hill views over Rothesay Bay to front. Re-roofed in 2015 with new boiler 2016. Double glazing and gas central heating. New carpeting in most rooms.

Ground Floor:
Entrance Vestibule,
Dining Kitchen,
Rear Hallway/Study Area
Upper Floor:
Upper Hall,
3, Bedrooms,
Shower Room
Exclusive Gardens to Front & Rear
2 Outhouses.

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.

Located on Mount Pleasant Road just a few minutes from the centre of Rothesay in an established residential area. Gateway leads to path and steps to traditional storm doors to vestibule.

Property Location:
At the Serpentine end of Mount Pleasant Road with access via steps to pathway leading to storm doors opening to vestibule.

Vestibule :
(Approx. 1.48m x 1.26m) Original ornate cornice. Pendant light. Picture rail. Original deep skirtings. Painted floorboards. Full length glass panelled door to entrance hallway.

(Approx. 3.83m x 1.27m) Welcoming entrance hallway with beautiful original, ornate cornice and ceiling rose. Chandelier. Dado rail. Original deep skirtings. Carpeted stairway with curved, original wooden handrail leading to upper floor. Telephone point. Electricity meter in boxed cupboard at door. Smoke detector. Carpet. 1 radiator. 1 double electric socket.

(Approx. 5.20m into Bay x 4.48m) A lovely, bright spacious room with double glazed bay window with views to Rothesay Bay and Loch Striven and overlooking pretty garden area to front complete with palm trees!! Original ornate cornice and ceiling rose with chandelier. Original deep skirtings. Wall light. Wooden fire surround with tiled hearth housing coal effect gas fire. Open shelving. TV connection. Carpet. Blinds. 2 radiators. 3 double and 1 single electric sockets.

Dining Kitchen:
(Approx. 4.04m x 4.41n) Great sized dining kitchen with plenty of natural light from the double glazed window to rear. Two ceiling spotlight groups. Great storage space from two large cupboards; one with shelf and hanging space, the other approx. 1.84m x 1.10m. Range of base and wall units some glass display fronted. Contrast worktops. Stainless steel sink unit, drainer and mixer tap. Splashback tiling. Free standing electric cooker with stainless steel splashback. Fridge. Freezer. Cooker point. Louvre doors to rear. Vinyl flooring. 1 radiator. 5 double and 1 single electric sockets.

Rear Hallway/
Study Area:
(Approx. 3.52m x 1.60m + 1.18m x 3.60m) “L” shaped area with double glazed window to side, door to rear garden, door to bathroom and access to under stair cupboard. Current owner has used the area as an occasional extra bedroom, too. Ceiling spotlight group. Vokera gas central heating combi boiler. Carpet. Window blind. 1 radiator. 4 double electric sockets.

(Approx. 1.70m x 1.94m) An added bonus of a ground floor bathroom with high Velux window maximising all available natural light. Ceiling spotlight group. Mosaic tiled walls. Wash hand basin and pedestal. Bath with folding shower screen and Heatstore Aqua Plus electric shower over. Towel rail. Tiled floor. 1 radiator

Stairway to Upper Floor:
Elegantly curved, original carpeted stairway to upper floor with lovely, curved wooden handrail leads to Upper Hallway. Original, ornate cornice.

Upper Hall:
(Approx. 2.00m x 1.06m) Original ornate cornice. Pendant light. Skylight. Dado rail. Wood panelled doors to all rooms. Smoke detector. Carpet.

Bedroom 1:
(Approx. 5.50m into bay x 3.38m) Lovely bright room with super views over Rothesay Bay to the Cowal Hills, Loch Striven and Ardbeg Point from the double glazed bay window to front. Pendant light. Carpet. Curtains. Blinds. 1 radiator, 3 double electric sockets.

Bedroom 2:
(Approx. 3.28m x 2.38m) Bright room to front with double glazed window and deep window shelf. Pendant light. Slightly curved wall into window. Carpet. Window blind. 1 radiator. 2 double electric sockets.

Bedroom 3:
(Approx. 3.97m x 3.28m) Lovely room to rear with large double glazed windows looking over rear garden. Pendant light. Plain cornice Ceiling rose. Carpet. Curtains. 1 radiator. 2 double a and 1 single electric sockets.

Shower Room:
(Approx. 1.23m x 3.43m) Bright shower room with high Velux window. Pendant light. Large, fully tiled shower enclosure with sliding glass doors. Circular “drench” style shower head. W.C. Wash hand basin and pedestal. Extractor. Towel rail. Vinyl flooring. 1 radiator. ( Loft access—floored loft space).

Attractive exclusive garden to front with established shrubs and even palm trees. Exclusive sunny garden to rear with lawn and drying section, paved area and established bedding and shrub borders. Two outhouses.

Council Tax:
Band C

Energy Performance

Client of Wm. Skelton & Co.

Offers Over £145,000

Home Report:
Available to interested parties free electronically from Onesurvey Ltd on www.onesurvey.org.

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 or Legal Post LP-2 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.

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