Hoar Oak Cottage is a simple farm cottage tucked away in a remote Exmoor valley. Now abandoned, it lies well away from roads and other farms and cottages and offers a rare chance to glimpse remote Exmoor life from days gone by.


History of Hoar Oak Cottage  a timelineof memories, photos, videos & documents that help us to learn about life & work in this remote spot since the 1700s up to the present day

The Shepherd Families  Who lived and worked there?   

Gallery of images & videos   Enjoy a ‘Virtual Visit

How to get there, walking and places to stay

The Scottish Connections 

About The Friends

Projects and News and Updates


This website contains materials created and donated by a large number of individuals for the specific purposes of building up the Hoar Oak Cottage Community Archive (Archon Registration No.3394 ).  If you wish to use any content from this website please Contact The Friends.