Glebelands Road

Rothesay, Isle Of Bute Argyll and Bute, PA20 9HN
Sold £199,000

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A substantial detached stone house with flexible layout in a mature and elevated position with fine views to Rothesay Bay.

Woodview is a handsome and substantial detached house of stone construction and under a slated roof. The layout of the house is flexible and currently provides good family accommodation over two levels with the benefit of an income producing self-contained one bedroom flat on the first floor. Should prospective buyers prefer a single dwelling then its re-conversion would be with ease.

Principal Home

Ground Floor
Double leaf outer storm doors to entrance vestibule, bevel glazed door to entrance reception hallway, useful walk in general purpose store, comfortable sitting room with bay window formation, shelved press, and timber fireplace. Dining room with alcove, press to the side, bathroom, well equipped breakfasting kitchen with door to rear gardens, bedroom 1 with extensive fitted bedroom furniture and en suite shower room and wc.

First Floor
Staircase to first floor upper hallway leading to bedroom 2 with front facing window and shelved press, bedroom 3 with rear facing window and shelved press.

Self-Contained Flat
Outer staircase to twin leaf outer storm doors leading to entrance vestibule, reception hallway, bathroom with shower over bath, breakfasting fitted kitchen with gas central heating boiler and window box seating, sitting room with dormer style bay window formation, shelved press and deeper walk in store, bedroom with arched dormer type window.

Open fronted under stairs store, coal house and general purpose garden equipment store, detached garage with up and over roller door as well as personal door side access, useful cellarage.

The gardens are bounded by a stone wall and close board fencing, a gate provides convenient access to adjacent Rothesay golf Club. The gardens provide a combination of easily tended lawns with a drying green; paths connect around the house with off street car parking in front of the garage.

Woodview is situated on Glebelands Road in the Isle of Bute capital town of Rothesay. Glebelands Road lies immediately adjacent to Rothesay Golf Club. From its elevated vantage point on Glebelands Road, the house commands fine views across the town of Rothesay and towards Rothesay Bay. From the rear, the views are across the well-tended fairways of Rothesay golf club. The Rothesay Bay waterscape is always lively with the coming and going of the Caledonian Macbrayne Ferry service to and from Wemyss Bay as well as the movement of pleasure boats and sailing yachts as they venture through the famous and highly scenic Kyles of Bute.

Rothesay town has thriving shopping, leisure and educational facilities including a larger sized Co-op. Caledonian MacBrayne operates a frequent ferry service to Wemyss Bay, which has direct rail links to Glasgow. A second ferry service runs between Rhubodach on the north of Bute to Colintraive giving access to Argyll and the West Highlands.

The two nearest airports are Glasgow and Prestwick, which are approximately 40 and 50 minutes’ drive respectively from Wemyss Bay.

Travel Directions
From Glasgow, travel west on the M8 to Greenock, and then continue on the A78 to Wemyss Bay. Take the Caledonian MacBrayne ferry to Rothesay (35 minutes). On leaving the ferry at Rothesay, proceed directly across and onto the High Street, proceed along the High St for 0.3 miles before turning left onto Ministers Brae. Continue along Ministers Brae for 0.1 miles bearing right then immediate left onto St Johns Drive. Turn almost immediate right again onto Glebelands Road and Woodview is positioned on the right hand side.