High quality refurbished cottage and garden on Exmoor
Poocks Cottage, Oare is a three bedroom detached stone farmhouse recently refurbished to accommodate five discerning guests. It has a double, twin and a single bedroom with bathrooms on both floors. The open kitchen is fully equipped with dishwasher and the adjoining dining area has flagstone floors with underfloor heating. The cosy well-proportioned sitting room with beamed ceiling is perfect for warming your toes around the woodburner. This rural cottage is the ideal escape from the ratrace with no TV or mobile phone signal but there is a landline available and plenty of books, jigsaws and games.
One of the pleasures of staying on Exmoor is relaxing in the fresh outdoor air in this large private garden. Enjoy al fresco dining on the patio while spotting birds and wildlife in the valley.
The nearest hamlet to Poocks Cottage, Oare is Malmsmead which has a local shop and good food at the Lorna Doone Arms where you can dine-in or order a take-away. Porlock has several pubs and grocery shops along with an informative Visitor Centre. Pretty Lynmouth and Lynton are seven miles away. Browse the shops, restaurants, harbour and riverside walks. National Trust Watersmeet is a popular place to enjoy afternoon tea in the woods. Dunster Castle and delightful thatched village is 12 miles away and often hosts festivals and events while Minehead has a lovely beach and promenade.