Help with restoration, landscaping and forestry on an old farm near Porsgrunn, Norway

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Norway

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    07/09/2019

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  2019 

 Min stay requested: at least 1 month

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  • Description

    Description

    We are two enthusiastic persons who has became a farmers and wants to rebuild old farm, to make it nice place to live. The farm is quite old and needs a restauration.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    This offer will fitt to persons who is interested in living in nature. Farm is placed on a very nice place in nature, all around is a forrest, on one side we have a lake. It is possible to go fishing, canoeing or use our boat, swiming at our sand beach, mountain hiking and a lot more.

  • Help

    Help

    We have a small farm on souther part of Norway near city Porsgrunn (about 10km away) and are looking for help to restaurate some old buildings, cabins on the farm. Help is needed also by taking care of landskape, forestry.
    Carpentry skills will be prefered in our case as the most help is needed in restauration of older buildings.
    We offer living place in a separate building, which has a bedroom, livingroom, kichen and bathroom. it is a very simple standard on it, as it can be seen on pictures.
    This offer will fitt to persons who is interested in living in nature. Farm is placed on a very nice place in nature, all around is a forrest, on one side we have a lake. It is possible to go fishing, canoeing or use our boat, swiming at our sand beach, mountain hiking and a lot more.
    We expect that you are self-confidence and can manage most by your own. What concerns tasks to do, we will sett it up together and plan them in advance, you will have your freedom on choosing your work time and free time. We expect that you work about 5 hours a day and 5 days a week. If you are hard working and would like to earn extra, it can be discussed about extra payment for extra effort.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, norwegian, rusian, lithuanian.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We offer living place in a separate building, which has a bedroom, livingroom, kichen and bathroom. it is a very simple standard on it, as it can be seen on pictures.
    What concerns food, we expecting that you are self-sufisient and can manage that by your self. We can make plans for food for a week and buy it in advance. So you must be prepeared to make food by yourself ;).

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    This offer will fitt to persons who is interested in living in nature. Farm is placed on a very nice place in nature, all around is a forrest, on one side we have a lake. It is possible to go fishing, canoeing or use our boat, swiming at our sand beach, mountain hiking and a lot more.
    It is about 1,5km until the nearest busstation from our farm. We can of course help with some driving, when it fits to the plans. But of course it could be a benefit to come by own car to have your own freedom.
    it is about 10 km to Porsgrunn city, next to Porrsgrunn is Skien city. From Prosgrunn goes Trains to oslo, takes about 1,5 hour to oslo by train. Larvik city is about 25km from us.
    it is about 10km to the sea.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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