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Lorry crash forces property owner from home before Christmas

Grade II-listed cottage in New Forest smashed by a lorry Photo: ITV

Work has been carried out to recover a lorry which crashed into a house in the New Forest.

The A338 was shut this morning while the vehicle was removed.

Workers attempting to remove the lorry from the cottage in Breamore Bremmer

The lorry was said to be propping up the Grade Two listed cottage since the incident in Breamore Bremmer on Friday.

Owners of the property are have had to move into a bed and breakfast following the incident.

Homeowner Paul Hammond watching attempts to remove the lorry

We spent the first few days camping down just to make sure the place was secure and safe because obviously there was easy access into the property with a lorry stuck there."

– Homeowner Paul Hammond