A STUNNING mansion in Alcester, which was originally the site of an old cottage is now on sale, with a guide price of £1,750,000.

The six-bedroom residence, in Alcester Heath, is set back along a sweeping driveway, nestling in a sheltered position with country views.

The property was built from new in 2007, to an individual architect design with the main house offering in-excess of 5,800 sq ft with a high specification build utilising natural materials and completed to exacting standards.

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The substantial green oak frame was hand crafted and assembled on site using traditional pegged, mortise and tenon joints.

Throughout the property there is a wealth of exposed timbers within the ceilings, walls and flooring exposing traditional craftsmanship throughout the extensive build.

Central to the house is the impressive double height galleried reception hall, from which a sweeping central staircase runs up to the galleried landing with cast Victorian panels, oak spindles and banister.

The ground floor reception rooms include a formal drawing room with a large open fireplace and French doors opening onto a rear terrace.

There's an impressive sitting room with flagstone flooring and stone fireplace with inset wood burning stove.

The kitchen has an extensive range of light maple units made by Johnson and Johnson with Emerald Pearl granite work surfaces and a large central island unit.

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The master bedroom suite offers a vaulted ceiling, en-suite shower room finished with Roca fitments having twin vanity wash hand basins and walk in shower.

Stairs from the bedroom lead up to the dressing room with a range of solid oak fitted cupboards and drawers.

The property is now available to view on Zoopla.