A STUNNING period cottage dating back to the 1700s is now on sale in Redditch - with a guide price of £425,000.

The detached character cottage is nestled within the semi-rural area of Riverside on Needle Mill Lane.

The ground floor accommodation consists of a fitted kitchen with feature fitted gas aga, integrated dishwasher, washing machine, and electric oven.

The dining room has dual aspect windows and a Conservatory with beautiful views and access to the gardens.

Redditch Advertiser: Conservatory. Picture: Zoopla Conservatory. Picture: Zoopla

The living room features and inglenook fireplace with log burning stove and providing access to the cellar, and a further reception room.

The first floor has three bedrooms and a shower room with corner shower, sink and WC.

Redditch Advertiser: Stunning riverside views. Picture: Zoopla Stunning riverside views. Picture: Zoopla

To the rear is a mature garden with opportunity to sit overlooking the Forge Mill Pond. To the front of the property is a gated private driveway providing off-road parking. To the side is a second gated driveway with further parking for one car. Both driveways offer separate access to the property.

The bathroom refurbished in 2017 and all hardwood double glazed windows replaced the same year.

Well placed in a prime location of Riverside, Redditch, the property has a rural feel with ample local amenities.

The property can now be viewed on Zoopla.