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A charming, detached period cottage full of character, with delightful cottage gardens in one of Dorset's most idyllic villages. A most charming detached, four-bedroom period cottage, of stone elevations under a slate roof, quietly situated in this most desirable village. The cottage has been thoughtfully renovated, and is beautifully presented throughout, with very light and spacious rooms arranged over two floors. There are many rooms in the house worth a special mention, however the fabulous hand crafted bespoke kitchen/dining/family room is most definitely the heart of the home, together with an Aga and a wood burning stove this is a great entertaining space for friends and family to gather. The lovely sitting room is full of character with exposed stone walls and timbers and a fireplace with wood burning stove. It is dual aspect with window seat providing a peaceful spot to look out over the gardens. There is a further reception room, also with a fireplace with multi fuel stove and French doors leading out to the garden. A downstairs shower room, and a utility/boot room; essential for countrywide living complete the ground floor. The principal bedrooms are situated on the first floor and there are three double bedrooms, a large single bedroom and two bathrooms in total. Once two cottages, the first floor of the property is divided into two halves, each with its own staircase arriving at two bedrooms and a bathroom at this level. Pretty cottage gardens lie to three sides, with some delightful seating areas, lawned areas and mature trees and shrubs creating a most appealing space, with views to the field behind. There is also a small orchard, produce garden, and terrace. A gated driveway with ample parking is situated to the rear with steps leading up to a raised deck with wonderful views to the surrounding countryside. All in all, this would make the most wonderful primary or secondary home in a very quiet and desirable area. The picturesque village of Netherbury is in a conservation area and justifiably one of the most sought-after villages in West Dorset. Nestled along the Brit Valley and the nearby River Brit amongst rolling hills and stunning countryside, the village was home to the original 'River Cottage' of Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall fame. Enjoying a thriving community, the village hall hosts a range of events and activities, and the beautifully positioned 12th century St Mary's Church. The popular Hare & Hounds Public House is a 30-minute walk in the nearby hamlet of Waytown. Historic Beaminster is just 1.6 miles away offering convenience and bespoke shopping as well as a number of popular restaurants, cafes and pubs, two doctors surgeries and post office. Just under 6 miles to the south is the vibrant Georgian market town of Bridport with its twice weekly market, regular farmers' and vintage markets and a range of shops and services such as restaurants, art centre, leisure centre and supermarkets. West Bay, with its harbour, shops, cafes and art galleries can be found further to the south with easy access to the beaches and many beautiful coastal walks. The area forms a part of the Jurassic Coast, World Heritage Site and benefits from the impressive backdrop of the dramatic West Cliff with lovely bathing and fishing beaches.
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