A warm welcome awaits for you to help us out staying in our lovely home in Shropshire England

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a famiily of Mum dad retired and our daughter who is a teacher.
    We live very rural but just a 20 minute drive to local towns.
    We welcome volunteers into our home and do our utmost to ensure volunteers feel they are part of the family.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Help around the house

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We live in a very quiet tranquil Shropshire village, lovely nearby walks
    We are willing to pay for a weekly treat to visit local historic National Trust and English heritage houses buildings and castles. Learning all about English history.
    We live in an area steeped in history near the famous Iron bridge which is a world heritage site.
    We are very fortunate to have easy access to lots of interesting historical market towns and places within easy reach from our house.
    Our nearest town is Shrewsbury a bus ride away.
    Easy train access to surrounding areas such as Wales, Ludlow, Birmingham.
    Also easy access to London just a couple of hours away on the train.
    We are a very easy going family that welcome you to spend as much time as you choose learning about all aspects of English culture.

  • Help

    Help

    We welcome a workaway to help with mainly gardening, some house work, painting rooms.
    5 hours per day 5 days per week.
    No smoking or swearing in our house.
    All meals provided.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Own bedroom with small flat screen hairdryer..TV and access to Internet, access to shower toilet wash basin and bath.
    Bedroom enjoys fabulous views overlooking Countryside
    Tranquil setting
    Breakfast lunch and dinner provided.
    We cook all of your meals..we can do your laundry..

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Our village is very quiet has a local pub, church and lovely walks.
    We are willing to take and collect to local train & bus station both Telford and Shrewsbury
    Excellent ransport links are approx 15 minutes away..should you choose to explore on your days off from volunteering..
    The nearest town is Shrewsbury a historical market town...steeped with history.
    We enjoy visiting national trust and English heritage historic houses & buildings.
    We are willing to pay for a weekly treat for your entrance costs if you would like to visit with us.
    What ever your interests are we would try and accommodate for you to enjoy volunteering with us.

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We can accommodate small camper vans on our private drive.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    One

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    Hours expected

    Max 5 hours per day, 5 days per week

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Host ref number: 962957392816