Country House

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Country House

  • Marker details
  • Description 270yr old Guest house and restoration project.
  • LocationIreland, County Dublin, Lucan

  • Work
  • Type of work Gardening
    General maintenance
    Help in the house
  • Hours per day Prefarable work hours are in the mornings but there is flexibelity.
  • Work requirements: We have a busy guest house and an exterior restoration project.
    There is gardening also but wil be 2020 before a lot (extra)of meaningful effort will be needed there.

    The main help going forward is in relation to having some extra help with the guest house so as to assist on the busy days.
    Also as referred to above , there are several small restoration projects needing compleetion and skills and enthusium would be welcome here also
  • Host's preferences
  • Availability: Send a message to inquire.
  • Duration of stay: 3 weeks to 1 month. Longer periods could be discussed thereafter.
  • Maximum number of helpers: 4
  • Last minute requests: Okay
  • Host
  • Languages:english,portugise, french , german.
  • Has pets? We have a cat.

    We also have a King Charles
  • Smokes at home? No
  • Accommodation: Accommodation is in mobile homes on site.

    There may be more formal accommodation in December / January.
  • Additional info
  • We have a large property close to dublin city on the edge of the town of "Lucan" County Dublin.

    We have a sucessfull and sometimes busy guest house that is easily managed with about 2/3 people.
    One extra person to help with room preparation would be a great help.

    We have ongoing restoration projects and volenteers will get some experience with light bulding processess.
    We have hosted many travelers for 3 years and has been a rewarding experience both ways.

    It is hoped to create a healing space in the new year within the grounds and a healthy garden cluster also.