Holmwood House (NTS)
Built for James Couper, mill owner, in 1857-58, Holmwood is possibly the finest domestic design by Alexander 'Greek' Thomson. The architectural style of the house is a picturesque adaptation of classical Greek. Central in the design is the circular lantern over the staircase. Horizontality predominates and the wall which links house and stable lodge emphasises this. Many rooms are richly ornament…
April to October, daily 12.00pm - 5.00pm. Morning visits available for pre-booked groups.