Offers in excess of £600,000
A fabulous detached 3 bedroom period property tucked away in an elevated position with far reaching countryside views. Tucked away on the fringe of the picturesque village of Litton Cheney first glimpses of number 4 The Paddocks are most impressive with its very pretty faade constructed of local stone under a pitched slate roof. Part of the property is around 200 years old but has been totally updated with new central heating, plumbing and wiring and is in excellent decorative order throughout. The house takes full advantage of its wonderful, elevated position with far reaching views of open countryside from many rooms in the house. The fabulous open-plan kitchen is worth a special mention, boasting a walk-in larder and plenty of room for a dining table and dresser. It has a range of quality appliances and additional underfloor heating. For a property of this type and age this family kitchen is quite simply 'as good as it gets'. The sitting room is also a fabulous room with a very pretty, large open fireplace and attractive wooden flooring. Like many rooms in the house, this room takes full advantage of the amazing views with two window seats which are perfect for relaxing and taking in the stunning countryside. The principal bedrooms are situated on the first floor with three lovely bedrooms and a family shower room. They are all light, spacious and well-proportioned. Also worth a special mention is the large loft, which, subject to the necessary planning consents, could be used for a number of uses including a home office or further living accommodation. To the rear and the front of the property are delightful gardens with the garden to the rear backing onto open farmland and boasting a fantastic elevated lawned area ideal for sitting on a nice summer's day. The views from this level are quite spectacular and there are even glimpses of the sea. There is plenty of off-road parking and a large garage with electricity. All in all, this is a truly lovely property in an idyllic and very convenient location. LOCATION Considered to be one of the gems of the stunning Bride Valley, the pretty village of Litton Cheney lies in a secluded yet accessible location. Here is some of the finest countryside in Dorset, designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Famous for its patchwork of pastures and rolling chalk valleys, woods and downland, this stunning area is host to a number of pretty villages mainly composed of traditional cottages of stone and thatch. Litton Cheney, which has a nursery and junior school, a thriving community hall, a local pub and a youth hostel, is within easy reach of both the County Town of Dorchester and Bridport. Both provide an excellent range of shops, schools, restaurants and supermarkets. The County Hospital in Dorchester and smaller community hospital in Bridport. Dorchester has two main line railway stations to London Waterloo as well as the Conran-designed Brewery Square with its cinema, bars and restaurants. Both towns have thriving markets on a Wednesday.
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