As published in the March – April 2013 edition of the Piney Woods Edition of Postcards Magazine
As published in the March 6, 2013 edition of the Lake Conroe Splash
As published in the Conroe Courier Business section, on Sunday, January 27th, 2013:
“Historical Hodge Podge Lodge Prepares For Very Bright Future”
Article and photo by: Brad Meyer
The stately grounds and dwellings of Montgomery’s historical Melrose House, originally constructed in 1854, have been restored, revitalized and repurposed – the look is old, the conveniences are modern and the possibilities are endless.
Following months of painstaking effort, Hodge Podge Lodge, a unique bed & breakfast and event facility constructed from an antebellum mansion in historical Montgomery is now open to the public.
“It’s been a labor of love,” said Nicola Weems, of Conroe, who owns the facility with her husband John Baxendale. “We’ve kept the appearance of the facility as close to original as possible – but we’ve added a lot of creature comforts to make it more convenient.”
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