Our Walks

Secrets of Pennington

Secrets of Pennington Secrets of Pennington
Walk Secrets of Pennington Pennington Cross, Lymington

Take a walk around “Donkey Town” and discover the village’s hidden secrets. Hear the story of the fatal duel which was fought on the common between two officers at a time when Lymington residents were outnumbered by the military.

Who was the England football captain with an obituary in Wisden, and where are the Secret Cottages themselves?

NOTE: This is a longer walk, taking approximately 1¾ hours and including some footpaths.

This walk starts on the green at the top of Stanford Hill (at the junction of Highfield and the A337 New Milton road) and finishes at Pennington Cross.