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Property Ref: STEVSH12 - Ground Floor Flat, Glengarry, 34, Crichton Road PA20 9JT

Beautifully located, ground floor, quarter villa in “C” listed, sandstone property in the popular residential area of Crichton Road. This fine property enjoys exceptional open sea & hill views over Rothesay Bay and the Cowal peninsula.
3 Bedrooms      
1 Bathrooms

Price: £145,000

  • Beautiful Views


  • Sea View

  • Gas Central Heating

  • Fitted Kitchen

  • Prominent position

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Beautifully located, ground floor, quarter villa in “C” listed, sandstone property in the popular residential area of Crichton Road. This fine property enjoys exceptional open sea & hill views over Rothesay Bay and the Cowal peninsula. Particularly lovely period features are retained and blend sympathetically with contemporary enhancements. Gas central heating. Exclusive garden to front and rear. Shared driveway with off road parking.


Entrance Hallway,
3 Bedrooms,
Sun Porch,
Dining Kitchen,
Rear Hallway,
Exclusive Garden to Front,
Shared Driveway,
Exclusive Garden Ground to 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 the increasingly popular ButeFest. 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.

Property Location:
The property is located in Crichton Road, a popular, residential area. It is the ground floor quarter villa at the end of six double villas forming the symmetrical , “B” Listed, Brighton Terrace built by John Duncan circa. 1878.From Crichton Road take paved and gravelled driveway to front of building. Two steps up to original double storm doors opening into vestibule,.

(Approx. 0.60m x 1.33m) Small vestibule with full length glass entrance door and fanlight over opening to entrance hallway.
Vinyl flooring.

Entrance Hallway:
(Approx. 5.23m x 1.87m>3.58m)Welcoming, spacious, “T” shaped hallway, Lovely original cornice and ceiling rose with pendant light. Corbels. Deep skirtings. Original wood panelled doors to all rooms. Coat hooks. Wall mounted oval mirror with side shelves. Coat hooks. Smoke detector. Telephone point.. Carpet. 1 radiator. 2 double electric sockets.

(Approx. 6.46m x 4.16m) A beautiful light and airy room with a wall of windows to front, renovated some years ago with Ventrolla window system. The views are stunning and ever changing. Looking over the Bay and in to the sunset to Loch Striven and the Cowal Hills. Pendant light. Exceptional, original cornice, ceiling rose and intricate wall frieze. Picture rail. Deep skirtings. Tiled fireplace housing electric fire. Wall press with electrics. Window blinds. Curtains. Carpet. 2 radiators. 5 double electric sockets.

Bedroom 1:
(Approx. 4.17m x 3.91m) Lovely room to front overlooking Rothesay Bay to Loch Striven and the Cowal Hills. Ventrolla upgraded window with original leaded, stained glass panel. Original ornate cornice and ceiling rose. Pendant light. Deep skirtings. Picture rail. Pale, polished stone fireplace housing living flame effect gas fire. Open shelving and cupboard below with side display shelving.TV connection. Telephone point. Carpet. Window blind. 1 radiator. 6 double and 2 single electric sockets. ( Previously used as living room/bedroom)

Bedroom 2:
(Approx. 6.11m x 3.93m) Really spacious bedroom to rear with two windows and part glazed door opening into sun porch with views to back garden. Plain cornice, Picture rail. Pendant light. Wooden fireplace with tiled insert and coal effect, living flame, gas fire. Full wall of built-in, wooden wardrobes and top –box, storage. TV connection. Carpet. Curtains. 2 radiators. 2 double and 2 single electric sockets.

Sun Porch:
(Approx. 1.51m x 3.82m) Opening from Bedroom 2. Seven windows offering views to garden at rear. Velux window. Fluorescent light. Wood panelling ceiling and side wall detail. Electric wall mounted heater. Vertical blinds. Carpet. 2 double electric socket.

(Approx. 3.03m x 2.24m) Contemporary bathroom, professionally fitted. Ceiling spotlights. Fully tiled walls. Bath. W.C unit with storage and inset modern sink. Toiletries shelving. Separate , tiled shower enclosure. Obscured glass window to rear. Deep tiled window ledge. White, ladder style towel radiator. Mirror. Light and shaver point. Extractor. Vinyl flooring.

(Approx. 1.03m x 2.48m) Elegant, contemporary facility, professionally fitted with obscured glass window to side. Ceiling spotlights. Fully tiled walls. W.C. Vanity basin unit. Mirror. Tall storage cabinet. White ladder style towel radiator. Vinyl flooring.

Dining Kitchen:
(Approx. 4.36m x 3.80m )Great space with window to rear. Range of white base and wall units with worktops and lighting. Two fluorescent lights. Tiled splashback. 1½ bowl Belfast sink unit and drainer. Integrated electric oven and hob with overhead extractor. Dishwasher. Washing machine. Fridge freezer. Electric plinth heater. Ladder style towel radiator Shelved storage cupboard. CH controls. Two pulleys. Door to rear hallway leading to Bedroom 3 and door to garden at rear. Vinyl flooring. Window blind. 7 double and 1 single electric sockets.

Rear Hallway:
(Approx. 2.34m x 1.78m) Pendant light. Coat hooks. Door to Garden. Door to bedroom 3. 1 radiator.

Bedroom 3:
(Approx. 4.46m x 2.73m) Three double glazed windows to side. Fluorescent light. Curtains. 1 radiator. 3 double electric sockets.

Garden to front mostly laid to grass with shrub borders. Shared driveway.Exclusive garden area to rear with lawn and mature shrubs Two outhouses to rear. One housing Alpha Intec 28X gas central heating boiler.

Client of Wm. Skelton & Co.

Council Tax:
Band C.

Energy Performance

Listed Building:
Category C.

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

Offers Over £145,000.

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.

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Wm Skelton & Co
49 High St
Isle of Bute
PA20 9DB

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Fax: 01700 505270