Property: 8 dreamy thatched cottages in Dorset

PUBLISHED: 18:53 27 August 2020 | UPDATED: 13:00 23 October 2020

Woodlands 36-37, Milton Abbas

Woodlands 36-37, Milton Abbas


Live the country dream by snatching up one of these lovely properties in Tolpuddle, Milton Abbas or Osmington

Woodlands 36-37, Milton Abbas

This Grade II listed 18th-century cob cottage with beautifully landscaped gardens is set within the -heart of this historic Dorset village which is predominately made up of thatched cottages. This 4-bed cottage was rethatched in 2015.

Guide Price: £625,000

Greenslade Taylor Hunt 01305 268786

The Cottage, The Green SherborneThe Cottage, The Green Sherborne

The Cottage, The Green Sherborne

Set in the heart of Sherborne town centre this Grade II listed period cottage has 3/4 bedrooms, a courtyard garden, inglenook fireplace, exposed stone walls, timber beams and deep window seats.

Guide Price £350,000 Greenslade Taylor Hunt 01935 813577

St James Cottage Milton AbbasSt James Cottage Milton Abbas

St James Cottage Milton Abbas

Situated next door to the village church this 3-bedroom detached Grade II listed cottage was originally three dwellings, the rooms are surprisingly large for an historic thatched cottage including a 32ft long sitting room.

Guide Price £500,000 Symonds & Sampson 01258 452670

Lower Atrim Cottage, BroadoakLower Atrim Cottage, Broadoak

Lower Atrim Cottage, Broadoak

Charming, detached, thatched and a stone’s throw from the coast, this two-bedroom cottage situated on the edge of the Symondsbury Estate and offers far reaching towards Colmers Hill.

Offers in Excess of £300,000 Symonds & Sampson 01308 422092

Iwerne Cottage. Shillingstone

Believed to date from the 16th century this 4-bedroom cottage is set within a large landscaped garden and comes with its own orchard which has Bramley apple, cherry, plum and pear trees.

Rose Cottage, OsmingtonRose Cottage, Osmington

Guide price £675,000 Symonds & Sampson 01258 452670

Rose Cottage, Osmington

The holy trinity of thatch, pretty garden and picturesque coastal village makes this property a winner. Dating from 1740s and originally believed to be a blacksmith, this detached 4-bedroom cottage has a host of character features including exposed beams and inglenook fireplace.

1 Quarr Cottages, Lytchett Matravers1 Quarr Cottages, Lytchett Matravers

Guide £595,000 Symonds & Sampson 01305 251154

1 Quarr Cottages, Lytchett Matravers

This 300-year-old Grade II listed thatched 3-bed cobb cottage also has a separate one-bedroom apartment in The Barn, a more recently built property constructed in the style of a barn, which provides income as a holiday let.

The Old House, Rigg Lane, TrentThe Old House, Rigg Lane, Trent

Price £875,000 Hearns 01202 377377

The Old House, Rigg Lane, Trent

More house than cottage, this stunning Grade II listed thatched property has undergone substantial renovation to create a spacious and light family home with five double bedrooms (three en-suite) and four reception rooms. Believed to date back to the 15th century in parts, the property is located in Trent a highly sought-after village between Sherborne and Yeovil. The house comes with extensive gardens, a walled courtyard and orchard.

Guide £1,100,000 Symonds & Sampson 01935 814488

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