Litton Cheney is full of 17th and 18th century stone and thatched cottages built along its wriggly roads with little streams rushing alongside.

In the church of St. Mary only the 14th century porch and the 15th century chancel arch and west tower survived a rather drastic restoration in 1877, which although possibly leaving some walling from the medieval church restored and altered all the detail. There are however some good 17th century monuments.

Between the church and the large 18th century rectory is the fine gravestone of the wood engraver and artist Reynolds Stone, who lived at the one-time rectory and died in 1979. Two examples of his lettering can be seen, on the tablet to Alexander Harper inside the church and on the low tomb of Oscar Hilton in the north-east corner of the graveyard.

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