"Guidebooks to Hampshire don't tend to mention the Rowner Estate.....  If you go past it, though, you come to the Alver Valley Country Park, built of a land-fill site, and a beautiful wooded area.  Follow a track down through the woods , and you might smell wood smoke and hear voices.  Then suddenly you see a seventeenth century village:  Little Woodham.  I enjoy the strange juxtaposition, the fact that you pass through a modern housing estate to get to the village"


Michael O'Leary,  Hampshire and Isle of Wight Folk Tales

Little Woodham

Living History Village,

Grange Farm,

Little Woodham Ln,

Howe Road,



PO13 8AB

Arriving from M27  J11   (Please see map below)

Take the exit for Fareham Central/Gosport A27(A32) Continue on to the A32 (Gosport Road) through Fareham. Stay on the A32 until you arrive at Fort Brockhurst.  At the roundabout take the second exit for Rowner Road (B3334).  At the next roundabout take the 1st exit in to Grange road. Continue on Grange Road until you see a turning on the right for Howe Road (signposted 17th Century Village Experience). Continue down Howe Road and take the first turning on the left for Little Woodham Lane (look out for the brown sign). Follow Little Woodham Lane until you reach the end, where it opens out in to a grassed parking area in front of Grange Farm.
Please park on the grass outside the farm house and we hope you enjoy your visit.