Become a green bird at this stunning Lanarkshire country house

Escape the hustle and bustle of town and city and live your best life in a grand country house nestled in picture-perfect Clyde Valley.

Now on the market is Yett Holm, which dates back to around 1935 and retains many of its period features, including superb detailed cornices and friezes, rich hardwoods and warm open fires.

Situated in a very pleasant semi-rural location in Braidwood, this exceptional home faces south and is surrounded by generous and mature woodland gardens.

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With a pebbled exterior finish, the house is under a combination of a red rosemary tiled roof.

A mature hedge at the back provides security and privacy, enhanced by a remote controlled full height hardwood sliding access door and the surrounding woods.

The grounds are beautiful

On the ground floor, there is a canopied exterior porch, with double-leaf storm doors leading to the vestibule with its terrazzo tile floor and wood panelling.

The living room has an intricately carved wooden fireplace with a welcoming open fire, set in a Westmoreland slate hearth, and an impressive picture window.

The beautiful living room benefits from natural light

The formal dining room also features an open fire with carved surround.

Relax in the lounge/TV area or get creative in the well-equipped, stylish kitchen with cream fitted units and polished dark marble worktops, a warm Rayburn cooker and a neat study area on the side.

The formal dining room is perfect for entertaining

Step down into an informal dining and breakfast room with double doors leading out to the beautiful terrace and gardens.

The inner hallway leads to a utility room with cream and gray floor tiles and a boiler room with access to the rear gardens.

The luxury kitchen perfectly complements the rest of the house

Also on the ground floor there is a split level TV and games room with a polished black marble fireplace, doors to the gardens and a pool table.

Two bedrooms are equipped with storage space and en-suite tiled shower rooms.

Enjoy the view of the park from the informal dining room

A wide period staircase with wooden spindles and a turned banister leads to the upper hallway where there is a general purpose store with a Ramsay-style retractable ladder that takes you up to an insulated, floored attic.

You will discover an office/desk with a small bay window, a bedroom with a window seat and fitted bedroom furniture.

Lovely gardens are mature and secluded

There is a further double bedroom, a single bedroom and a fully tiled modern family bathroom and shower room with a polished marble vanity unit and basin.

The triple aspect master bedroom has an en-suite dressing room and a further luxury fully tiled en-suite shower room.

Each of the six bedrooms is generously proportioned

The outbuildings include a summer house with double doors leading onto a raised terrace, a second octagonal summer house, a lean-to greenhouse with light, electricity and water, potting and propagation benches, and a garage double with two separate floors with electrically operated roll-over doors to step over.

The grand staircase

The south facing front gardens with a raised block paved terrace are well protected by shrubs, bushes and mixed alpine plants.

Steps lead down to an alfresco dining terrace with further steps down to a flat lawn.

The property has no less than five bathrooms and showers and WCs

The woodland gardens feature rhododendrons and hebes which, along with a flagstone path, lead through native forest, underplanted with spring bulbs to the stream.

Yett Holm has an enviable position on Woodhall Road

Robb Residential is looking for offers above £695,000 for Yett Holm. To arrange a viewing call 0141 392 0140.

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