Firemen fighting the thatch blaze at Brook Cottages in January 2009
Before the fire. Hockley Cottage, with Brook Cottages beyond.
On arrival crews from Petersfield, Droxford and Horndean found a well-developed fire, believed to have started in the chimney stack.
An emergency water tank was established outside the Izaak Walton
A total of 105 firefighters in 27 appliances and support vehicles from across the county were involved in the incident overnight.