Working Artist with a country cottage home and a studio in the garden. Accommodation is in the upstairs floor of the studio apart from the family home . We live a quiet life with a small family. Help is needed to maintain my garden - hedge trimming, weeding etc.and some painting of gates doors etc on the property,
The area is a typical Irish farming environment - far from towns and cities - close to nature ; - mountains and Wicklow way walking route and historical sites quite close and accessible. If you want a quiet place to think, write , meditate , commune with nature then this is a good place for you. The studio is the work place of an artist with paintings on view.
There is NO PUBLIC TRANSPORT to the area but as a host I will do the best I can to make time to drive you about to places of interest and bring you with me to visit nearby towns when the occasion arises.
General garden maintenance , hedge trimming, lawn mowing, weeding gravel walk and flower beds . General repairs and maintenance painting windows, doors and fencing. Perhaps some childminding if needed.
Bedroom area in upper floor of my art studio which is separate from the house. Single bed only. There is a bathroom with a Shower and Toilet downstairs, ( Sometimes shared with artists studio) . Small kitchen area in studio with fridge, electric kettle and toaster.
Breakfast : Tea, coffee, breakfast cereal, bread, cheese, fruit and snacks etc. available in the studio.
Lunch and Dinner /cooked food provided generally in the kitchen of the main house. Vegetarians catered for.
The home of an artist with studio in a wild garden . We live in a rural area in the countryside .The area is very scenic with beautiful mountain , woodland and hill walks nearby -
We are close to the Wicklow way, Historic megalithic tomb and ancient burial sites also ancient Ring Fort nearby. The ruins of a 13th century Anglo-Norman castle is three miles away in Clonmore village . The famous Altamont gardens are 8 miles away.
There is No Public Transport in immediate area but regular Bus to Carlow and Dublin city seven miles away in Tullow . Nearest train station in Carlow- 17 miles away.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week