First look: Inside contemporary Scottish home with games room, swimming pool and wonderful views

This modern house offers new owners a design that is straight out of a Bond film.

Picture: Strutt and Parker
Picture: Strutt and Parker

Skythorn in Clackmannanshire overlooks the pretty village of Dollar and is a house quite unlike its neighbours. Built in the 1970s with a striking glass front and spacious rooms, Skythorn has five bedrooms, three reception rooms and a large garden with swimming pool and BBQ area, and is on the market for offers over £670,000 with Strutt and Parker.

The house was built in 1972 and the avant-garde architecture is typical of the era.

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The spacious welcoming hallway.
The drawing room adjoins the conservatory and a further sitting room.
The cosy sitting room has sliding doors to the garden.
The kitchen has a range cooker and views of the garden.
The study/games room is on the ground floor.
One of the five bedrooms in the property.
One of the three bathrooms.
At approximately 0.96 acres, the garden is substantial, and has a range of mature shrubs and trees.
The pool is located on a lower terrace in the garden.
The pool lodge has a sitting area with kitchenette, a changing room / bedroom and a W.C. / shower.
The patio is an ideal spot for summer days.
Skythorn occupies a secluded location on the northern edge of Dollar, at the foot of the Ochil Hills. Edinburgh Airport, Stirling and Fife are all a commutable distance away.