Renovating a tradisional, three story norwegian original modernism vila from 1930 in Svolvær, Lofoten.
A jungle garden, leaky garage, windy walls and winding staircase will be renovated back to 1930 style. There are a small family living in their own part of the house, and I myself live in an apartment on ground floor. The loft is being renovated.
I work shift and will be away at times, when im home we work together, when im gone you stay by yourself.
It is very many outdoor activities in the area, some are charged and some are not, have some extra sporting clothes and gear you can borrow if it fits.
Aide avec des éco-projets
Bricolage et projets de construction
Cuisine/repas pour la famille
Aide à la maison
Culture, language, scandinavian design and architecture, history local, national and scandinavian building teqniues. When summer comes also local plants and berries, herbs and edible plants that can grow this far north under the midnight sun.
Maintanance, renovating, gardening, snow showeling, lawn mowing, The house was a disaster when it was bought, its been two years now and its coming along nicely. At the moment renovating the outside and the loft.
Cet hôte propose un échange linguistique
Happy to teach you Norwegian if you wish to learn words and sentances from your language.
At the moment shared accomodation inside on ground floor. I have a bedroom, you stay in the living room. When I go to work you can have the bedroom. If you wish you can have private space in an unheated van outside the house. Winter bedding will be available on request (give notice to arrange this)
When rooms are finished renovated there will be private room that can host two persons and shared bathroom on the loft.
The house is three stories, the first floor is the living area at the moment, only one bedroom, and about 30sqm of comming space, including a sofa.
The second floor is rented out.
The third floor is being renovated, will move up here when its done.
When I am home, we can cook common meals, if you are by yourself when Im at work, you have to make your own food. There will be basic food in the house, mostly vegetarian also including eggs and milk products. We will discuss food when you arrive and find a solution that suits you.
It is soo many experiences in Svolvær and Lofoten. We have the Sherpa staircase to "the goat" just a few minutes walk from the house, the Trollfjord and Skrova a short boatride from Svolvær. If you drive less than an hour you have northens europe best surf beach "Unstad" and hundreds of mountain tops to climb, ski og hike, depending on your disire.
Accès Internet limité
Nous avons des animaux
Nous sommes fumeurs
Roadside parking available, also a driveway, but a bit steep, if staying for longer time we can build a ramp so you can stand on the flat lawn.
Can have pets, gardern outside, but there is no fence. Inside if pet it house clean and does not harm furnuture
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week