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4 bedroom house for sale in Litton Cheney, Dorchester, DT2

Guide price £625,000

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A beautiful thatched property in the heart of a sought after Dorset village within easy reach of the coast and nearby bustling town of Bridport

The property
Rainbow Cottage is a detached double fronted modern cottage (circa 1994) set in the heart of this picture postcard village of Litton Cheney and boasts a cosy period feel being stone and thatch built but with the convenience of low cost and modern living accommodation. There is a five bar gate opening onto a graveled driveway allowing off street parking for several cars together with a garage for storage. There are several access points into the house having front, side and rear doors.

The front door opens into a large entrance hall with a cloakroom just off. A large triple aspect living room has a stone built open fireplace and allows access to the rear into a brick built sun room. There is a separate dining room which also has access into the sun room. The kitchen breakfast room has plenty of space for a farmhouse table and boasts a built in Aga. The front window offers views onto the country lane. In addition it has a utility room which houses a washing machine and tumble dryer and an oil fired floor mounted boiler.

Outside there is a path allowing access on all sides of the property with a patio area and well tendered lawned garden including a variety of plants and shrubs. The views beyond are stunning being fields and farmland and exceptionally private with no other residential property overlooking the rear of the cottage.

Surrounding Areas
The property is pleasantly situated within the picturesque and sought-after village of Litton Cheney. The village is located within the beautiful Bride Valley just to the south A35 between Bridport and Dorchester. The village for most part is made up of mellow stone cottages and houses for which the area is well known. There is the church, popular primary school and public house together with a village hall. It is a thriving community village. The immediate area is designated as one of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the World Heritage Coastline is only 3 miles at Burton Bradstock and West Bexington. The historic market town of Bridport is about 6 miles to the west which provide excellent facilities and the harbour resort of West Bay has an 18 hole golf course. The County town of Dorchester is about 9 miles to the east with main line rail services to London and the West Country.

From Bridport join the A35 east towards Dorchester. After about 5 miles turn right to Litton Cheney and descend Whiteway Hill into the village. At the ‘T’ junction turn left and after 1/0th of a mile or so turn right into Hines Mead Lane. Rainbow Cottage is the first property on the right hand side.

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