MEM23133 - Oaremeade Farm, Oare (Building)

Summary

A 20th Century farmstead.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The site is shown as a clear plot on the 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey map. The farmstead first appears on the 1946-8 aerial photographs taken by the RAF. It has since expanded to the west. [1-3] The farmstead was visited in January 1997. It was described as virtually all 20th Century buildings, as an assembly of tin and wood structures. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 -1948. Vertical Aerial Photography.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap.
  • <4> Report: Schofield, J.. 1997. Exmoor Farmsteads: An evaluation of old steadings within Exmoor National Park. Farm reference 94.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7963 4780 (135m by 103m) (MasterMap)
Map sheet SS74NE
Civil Parish OARE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (0)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor Farmsteads Survey 1996-1997 (3): 94

Record last edited

Jan 12 2021 3:29PM

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