The Isle of Bute - A Wonderful Place to Live

Welcome to Wm Skelton & Co, solicitors and estate agents on the beautiful Island of Bute in the Firth of Clyde on the west coast of Scotland.

We have properties of all types on our books and we can help you find the right home for your needs. We are members of Zoopla giving national and international coverage for properties which we are marketing. Our staff have extensive local knowledge and provide a personal and professional service. Whether you are selling your existing property or trying to find the perfect new home to enjoy, we are here to help. Contact us to find out more. Opening Hours Monday - Friday 9.00 - 5.00 Saturday 9.00 - 1.00 (Estate Agency Only).

Read more about life on the Isle of Bute on the About Bute page >


Our office at Castle Chambers, 49 High Street, Rothesay, Isle of Bute has re-opened. We will be operating under the Covid-19 Government Guidelines.

Please wear a face covering.

Only one person or couple will be permitted in our waiting area.

Appointments must be pre-booked.

For estate agency, in line with the Scottish Government Guidelines physical viewings will only take place for seriously interested parties who must first have seen the Schedule, Home Report and any virtual viewing available. Viewings must be booked at least 24 hours in advance. All viewers must wear a face covering, must be from one household and adhere to social distancing throughout the viewing. Viewers must not touch any surface in the property and must use anti-bacterial hand gel immediately before and after viewing the property. They must also sign our viewing declaration that neither they nor members of their household at the time of the viewing have any of the Covid-19 symptoms nor are required to self isolate. No children will be permitted to attend viewings unless this is arranged in advance and only in exceptional circumstances. All viewers must provide us with up to date proof of ID both photographic and showing their current address before they will be allowed to view.

The ferry operator Cal Mac has increased its service both for Wemyss Bay - Rothesay and for Colintraive - Rhubodach. Non essential travel to the island is now permitted. More information available from

Our legal services include conveyancing, Wills, Powers of Attorney and executries.

We will continue to review our policy as government guidelines alter.

Elaine C. Campbell
Wm Skelton & Co

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If you have any questions or want to arrange a viewing, get in touch today. You can visit us at your offices at Castle Chambers, 49 High St, Rothesay, PA20 9DB. You can also get in touch by calling 01700 505551 & 01700 502881 or emailing Alternatively, simple fill out the form below and we will get in touch as soon as we can.