Loddon

Loddon

Loddon is a lovely town situated on the banks of the River Chet blessed with wonderful architecture including a large mill, and plenty of shops to keep the interest of all keen shoppers.

There was a mill mentioned in the Domesday Book and a watermill at Chedgrave in the early 1330s, however they do not exist today.   The present mill, Loddon watermill near the town centre which is no longer functioning, was built in the 18th century with the river diverted to run underneath it.

Loddon watermill sometimes known as Chedgrave Mill and is one of the earliest recorded buildings in the town. It was built of weatherboard with a pantiled roof and was situated quite close to the centre of the town. The mill pool was never very big, but was apparently a widened and deepened Y shaped section of river up stream of the mill. This produced adequate power for the miller to meet the needs of the local farmers and villagers. The mill still retains 19th-century milling equipment.

Further downriver is the Hardley Flood which is an excellent place for the keen bird watcher

Browse the listings below to find restaurants, pubs, cafes, family activities and boat hire in Loddon, not to mention self catering holiday properties, bed and breakfast establishments, cottages, pet friendly accommodation together with camping, touring, glamping and caravan parks in Loddon.

Loddon Swan
You can eat, drink and sleep at the Swan and enjoy a fabulous breakfast the morning after
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Pacific Cruisers
Cruise the River Chet or escape onto River Yare for peace and quiet
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Beauchamp Arms
A lovely riverside restaurant with everything for everybody!
The Moorings
A luxurious holiday cottage, located on the River Yare.
Control Tower
Ever tried to imagine what it was like in the 2nd world war?
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Sunnyside Barn
Luxurious and charming barn in South Norfolk, perfect for self catering holiday
The New Inn
We are a family friendly pub located on the river, guaranteed great views and great food.
Oxnead
Looking for a home from home, then look no further than Oxnead Holiday Cottages
Loddon Mill
You have just found the perfect place to kick back and relax
The White Horse
The White Horse in Loddon is the perfect place for the whole family to enjoy. We offer you great views, great food, what else could you want?
Barn Owl Holidays
These lovely cottages near Loddon have great character, indoor pool, wonderful outdoor space and a tennis court ideal for entertaining the whole family
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