This attractive, creeper clad, listed mill on the River Avon is well located for the New Forest…
The Old Mill
“Appealing modern food in a riverside inn” - AA Inspector
Whether you settle in the cosseting bar, the contemporary river-view restaurant or the orangery, this creeper-clad inn serves properly satisfying modern British food. From bread to soups, sauces, ice cream and puddings, it’s all made in-house from scratch using local and organic ingredients from producers in the nearby New Forest.
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Facilities – at a glance
- Private dining available
- Open all year
- Wines under £30: 24
- Wines over £30: 4
- Wines by the glass: 13
- Cuisine style: Modern British
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About the area
Hampshire’s varied landscape of hills and heaths, downlands and forests, valleys and coast is without rival in southern England. Combine these varied landscapes and terrains with secluded and idyllic villages, complete with thatched and timber-framed cottages and Norman churches, elegant Georgian market towns, historic ports and cities, restored canals and ancient abbeys, forts and castles, and you have a county that is paradise for lovers of the great outdoors.
If you’re a walker, stride out across the high, rolling, chalk downland of the north Hampshire ‘highlands’ with far-reaching views, walk through steep, beech-clad ‘hangers’ close to the Sussex border. Or perhaps take a gentler stroll and meander along peaceful paths through unspoilt river valleys, etched by the sparkling trout streams of the Test, Itchen, Avon and Meon. Alternatively, wander across lonely salt marshes and beside fascinating coastal inlets or, perhaps, explore the beautiful medieval forest and heathland of the New Forest, the jewel in Hampshire’s crown.
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