Beyond the enchanting river, Moorhen Lodge is a treasure trove of eclectic antiques, creating an atmosphere of warmth and nostalgia. Every corner of this delightful cottage tells a story, and you'll find yourself captivated by the unique pieces that adorn its walls and shelves.
The ground floor of Moorhen Lodge welcomes you with an open plan layout, seamlessly blending the kitchen and living area. The fully equipped kitchen boasts modern amenities, including an oven/hob, kettle, dishwasher, fridge, and washing machine. It's a haven for culinary enthusiasts, allowing you to prepare delicious meals using local ingredients or simply brew a cup of tea to savour while immersed in the serene ambience of the riverside setting. After a day of exploration in the beautiful village of Wickham and its surroundings, sink into the comfortable sofa in the living area, unwind, and enjoy your favourite shows on the smart TV.
As you make your way up the industrial-style stairs, you'll discover the inviting bedrooms that await you. The first bedroom features a charming Jack and Jill bathroom, complete with a shower over the bath. Here, you'll find yourself surrounded by unique antique pieces, including a wardrobe cleverly disguised as a garage door, adding a touch of whimsy and surprise to your stay.
The second bedroom is a delightful haven, boasting a cosy double bed and an additional double bed tucked away on a mezzanine level. This clever arrangement offers flexibility and extra sleeping space, making it an ideal choice for families or groups of friends. To further enhance your comfort, this bedroom also features an ensuite shower room, ensuring privacy and convenience for its occupants.
While Moorhen Lodge provides a charming and tranquil retreat, the surrounding area of Wickham beckons you to explore its beauty. Located in Hampshire, Wickham is a quintessential English village with a rich history and a charming character. Stroll through its picturesque streets, lined with traditional cottages and historic buildings, and soak up the quaint ambience.
Wickham is also known for its vibrant community and hosts various events throughout the year, including festivals, markets, and fairs. Immerse yourself in the local culture, visit independent shops, sample delicious cuisine at cosy pubs and restaurants, or simply enjoy a leisurely walk along the riverbank, taking in the serene views and the soothing sounds of nature.
For those seeking outdoor adventures, the surrounding countryside offers ample opportunities for hiking, cycling, and exploring the natural beauty of Hampshire. From scenic trails to expansive parks, there's something to suit every taste.
Whether you choose to relax in the garden and watch the river meander by, explore the charming village of Wickham, or embark on outdoor adventures, Moorhen Lodge provides the perfect base for a memorable and enchanting getaway. Come and experience the beauty, tranquillity, and distinctive charm of this delightful holiday cottage