Bank Cottage, Main Street, Castletown, KW14 8TU

Cottage For Rent

Bank Cottage is a former Royal Bank of Scotland branch, adjacent to Greenland House, which was converted into residential accommodation in 2016. This attractive stone built property comprises an open plan lounge/kitchen/diner, double bedroom, single bedroom and bathroom with shower over bath. It benefits from PVC double glazed, fire escape, windows with blinds. The entrance door, with ramped access, incorporates a high security multi-point lock, has toughened glass and an overhead external light. There is a gravel garden area to the front.

Ample off road parking is available nearby, either on Traill Street or at the east end of Main Street, both a short walk from the property. Buses to Thurso, Wick and John O’Groats pass the door. Castletown provides a convenience store, butcher, fish & chip shop, hairdresser and doctors surgery. There is also a hotel which offers bars and a restaurant.


The cottage is all electric, fully furnished and equipped to a very high standard to include:

  • Hydro-Electric `Total Control` heating
  • Fitted floor carpets – except for kitchens and bathrooms (vinyl cushion floor)
  • Twin line telephone connection point, if required (service to be paid by tenant)
  • Flat screen television (TV Licence included in rent), with Sky Digital option, if required (service to be paid by tenant)
  • Fully fitted kitchen with ample storage space
  • Built-in electric fan oven, inset hob and integrated extractor hood
  • Fridge with freezer / ice compartment
  • Washer/condensing drier machine
  • Electric shower over the bath, with glass screen and wet wall
  • Free-standing white painted wardrobes in bedrooms
  • Oak furniture elsewhere and 3-piece suite
  • Energy Performance Certificate: D

A comprehensive inventory is available for inspection, upon request.


The cottage is let on a Private Residential Tenancy Agreement at a rent of £420 per calendar month. A deposit equal to one month rent is required in advance and rent is payable by Banker’s Standing Order in advance. Deposits are held by Safe Deposits Scotland (

Council Tax (Band A) is payable by tenants.  Landlord Reg, No: 327800/270/11291 (

For further information or tenancy enquiries please telephone Peter Body on 07850 753386 or email him: