Help me with gardening and renovation at my XIX C. Farm House in Santa Fe province, Argentina.



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    My property is a XIX century English-Argentine style house in Santa Fe province, a flat and open farm area in middle of Pampas (El Trébol City area), sand roads and 13km from routes and villages. It is 200kms north from Rosario city (2 hours).
    I live here part-time, aprox. three weeks per month. House was partly restored in 2009-2012. It is really big - almost 350m2- . Huge rooms with argentine ceiling (chapa-thin bricks and pinothea wood sticks), thick walls, pinothea floors also big iron gratings windows.
    I have three dogs here & vegetable garden.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Art Projects

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    I am mainly looking for people to help me in keeping the garden clean, take care of young trees, vegetable garden and planting new trees
    Also in restoring wooden windows and painting. Most of them are really unique, so need care restauration (care do no mean proffesional).
    House is really big, so general cleaning would be really apreciated.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    You would stay at home, in one room completely restored and well equipped. Wood heating, tv, slow internet connection. DVD player. I am very good at (learning) cooking, kitchen is very well equipped also.
    House consist of two buildings: one of them includes volunteers room and toilette. The other one is where I live, includes kitchen and dining room (sofa, books,tv) and laundry.
    Room in pic is for volunteers, it has also a contiguous little toilette. Shower is in another room, just for volunteers, trough an outside gallery.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    If you are looking for a incredible flat farm area, sorrounded by crops, living in a XIX argentine house, extremely silent and quiet: this is your opportunity.
    I don´t reside here permanently, that´s why I would accept no more than one volunteer , for no more than 3/5 days.

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    To arrange - Five hours a day aprox.5 days a week

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