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.


Read about:  Hoar Oak Cottage Past & Present:A Little History 

Find the:  Shepherd Families who lived and worked there      

Enjoy the:  Voices of the Hoar Oak Valley Timeline A fascinating collection of peoples’ stories & memories; photos & documents that help us to learn about life & work in this remote spot since the late 1700s. 

Enjoy a: video intro to Voices of Hoar Oak Valley Project  image

How to visit:  How to get there, walking and places to stay

Enjoy a ‘Virtual Visit’ :  Gallery of images & videos 

Find out About The Friends: Contacts: Newsletters : Keep up to date 

Find out about our involvement in WW1 Centenary:Devon Remembers.    _____________________________________________________ 

The content of this website is made up of 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 written or photographic content of this website please content The Friends for consents and permissions.