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Oare, Exmoor, West Somerset

Guide Price
£2,500,000
Added on 15/07/2020
Strutt & Parker, South West Estates & Farm Agency - Exeter
PROPERTY TYPE
House
BEDROOMS
x5
BATHROOMS
x4

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

Hidden within a private Exmoor location commanding spectacular views, Oare House sits in 169 acres and has recently been restored and renovated. Further 160 acres of shooting rights adjoining.

Entrance hall • drawing room • dining room • sitting room • study • large kitchen and breakfast room • utility and study • Cellar • Master bedroom with ensuite bathroom and dressing room
4 further bedrooms • 3 bathrooms
Extensive attic rooms. Separate 2 bedroom flat with sitting room and kitchen, extensive range of traditional stone barns around a courtyard.
Modern agricultural building.

In all extending to approximately 167 acres Freehold. Also included are an additional 160 acres of shooting rights across adjoining land

Lynton 7 miles
Exford 9 miles
Porlock 6 miles,
Junction 25 M5 Motorway at Taunton 34 miles
(Rail services from Taunton to London Paddington in about 1hr 45 min)

Oare House sits within the hamlet of Oare, tucked away in a hidden valley on the northern fringe of the Exmoor National Park between the towns of Minehead and Lynmouth, on the Bristol Channel. The hamlet is surrounded by the wild moorland of
Exmoor to the south.

Oare House overlooks the ancient Oare Church which is named in the famous R D Blackmoor novel “Lorna Doone” and the surrounding rolling Exmoor countryside with its magical hidden deep valleys and steep coombes is justly deserving of its
description as “Doone country.”

Lynton and nearby Porlock are ideal bases from which to explore the wild and beautiful moorland and rugged coastline of Exmoor and the surrounding area. The area has a number of good hotels, inns, restaurants and shops. There is a picturesque harbour at Porlock Weir, which lies to the east.

Minehead is about 11 miles away and has a good range of supermarkets, shops and everyday facilities as well as a hospital. Barnstaple is about 25 miles away.

Communication links to the area are excellent, with the A39 providing links to the M5 Motorway at Taunton, where there is also a mainline railway station with regular services to London
Paddington in under two hours. Airports at Bristol and Exeter provide flights to UK and international destinations throughout the year.

Oare, Exmoor, West Somerset

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Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Llantwit Major Station16.9 miles
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Strutt & Parker, South West Estates & Farm Agency - Exeter

24 Southernhay West, Exeter, EX1 1PR

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