Hermit Living In The Woods Was Forced To Leave His Home
He lives in the hut throughout the year but sometimes retreats to stay with friends during the harsh winter months.
"The only thing I miss about modern life is a hot shower," he added.
Management at the Woodland Trust said Mr Pike would have to leave.
Gareth Hopkins, operations manager, said: “We are aware of the current situation at Merry Hill and have spoken to Mr Pike directly.
"It is a highly unusual situation and one we are treating with care and consideration. We are working with him to seek a resolution.”
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