Help with gardening and maintenance around a castle in Lower Normandy, France

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France

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  • Description

    Description

    Joe and Vivienne have owned a beautiful Normandy Castle near the D-Day beaches for 16years. the castle is run as a bed and breakfast welcoming guests from all over the world. Joe is a retired architect and Vivienne is a retired company director of an Advertising agency.

    We have 1 horse, 1 miniature Shetland pony, 2 donkeys,2 dogs and 3 cats. The castle is set on an island surrounded by a moat and has 27 acres of land. We are 3 miles from a small town.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Visiting the World War II D-Day beaches and many other sites in Normandy.

  • Help

    Help

    Help needed with gardening, painting and general maintenance around the castle. Ideally we would look for someone late 20's to mid 40's.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have comfortable accommodation within the castle for the helpers with their own bathroom and can guarantee good food.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are a non-smoking house. Joe and Vivienne would be happy to show any volunteers the area - which is fascinating for those interested in World War II history plus we are close to Le Mont St Michel, Bayeux and many other interesting sites.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    One

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    Hours expected

    5 hours / 5 days a week

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