We need help clearing & breathing life back into this amazing property. More hands are needed in many areas!!...Munster, Ireland

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    28/04/2022

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  2022 

 Estancia mínima:  Al menos 2 semanas

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  • Descripción

    Descripción

    Ok!...We moved here beginning of February and have not stopped fo the last since...so much to do and only 2 & 1/2 hands...20 x 40 sand arena, stables, turnout area for DIY stabling just finished and lots of fencing... House at the beginning of being restored and Coach houses & walled garden next.
    We have horses & dogs...
    I am a qualified riding instructor, graphic designer, artist, photographer, Offline Film challenge actor, have a shop in Durrow, etc... my partner Henry has a passion for DIY, music and art.
    If you like diversity great...come and join us with your skills & we will exchange ideas...

  • Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Jardinería
    Proyectos de construcción y bricolaje
    Mantenimiento general
    Ayuda en una granja
    Ayuda en proyectos ecológicos
    Cuidado de animales
    Ayuda con ordenadores/Internet

  • Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    It is an early Georgian house adjacent to the second oldest monastic settlement in Ireland & near Birr a Georgian heritage town with Birr Castle gardens and science centre.
    A household of art, music, horses, dogs, travel, and many other interests...

  • Proyectos con niños

    Proyectos con niños

    En este proyecto podría haber niños. Para obtener más información, consulta nuestras directrices y consejos aquí.

  • Ayuda

    Ayuda

    (built 1780) is set on 12.5 acres between Roscrea and Birr town. There is much to be done as the house and land, outbuildings etc have been neglected for many years!! Since moving here in February this year we have not stopped...clearing & breathing life back into this amazing property. More hands are needed in many areas!!...
    We have begun restoring the walled garden and unearthing the hidden paths, beds & fruit trees...the wall has fallen & needs to be repaired...the beds planted...the fruit trees pruned...the garden gate restored etc.
    The 2 acre wood needs fallen wood & old sheep wire removed.
    The pond is overgrown with weeds etc...
    There are Coach houses in the yard which need to be reroofed & flooring put in...
    Primarily we need someone with building skills to help reroof the courtyard buildings and put in new floors...secondly we need a stone mason for the wall repairs...thirdly someone with lime mortar skills for the interiors...and all the windows need restoring.
    As it is an old property skilled and experienced people are essential...

  • Idiomas hablados

    Inglés: Fluido
    Francés: Intermedio
    Holandés: Intermedio

  • Alojamiento

    Alojamiento

    Own double room on first floor in main house with own shower rom on the ground floor.

  • Algo más...

    Algo más...

    Time off?...depending on your interests we will make sure to help you enjoy your stay...
    There is a good bus service from Roscrea to Dublin & Limerick...also train.
    Buses to Galway from Birr & Limerick...
    Music session locally on the weekend & on Thursday at the famous "Jim of the Mills"...late session...
    Kilkenny & Galway always plenty of events...

  • Un poco más de información

    Un poco más de información

    • Acceso a Internet

    • Acceso a Internet limitado

      Acceso a Internet limitado

    • Tenemos animales

    • Somos fumadores

    • Puede alojar familias

  • ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    Más de dos

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    Horas esperadas

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





Número de referencia de anfitrión: 596476587946