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Old Orchard View

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  • DescriptionWe have 5.25 Acres of land which includes a small Camping and Caravanning Club Certificated Site (CS) this site and our main Garden have amazing views of Dartmoor, we have 5 old Apple trees and have just planted a new Orchard, our garden has grown in size year on year with a wide variety of fruit and vegetables, including quite a few Squash & Blueberries, we also have a few Tomatoes & Peppers/Chilli in our Greenhouse, we Normally have Pigs & Chickens but this year (2019) again we are having a break from keeping any animals, On top of the normal planting and looking after the crops, there are new raised beds to create and I'd like to construct a fruit cage, compost toilet and chicken tractor over the next few years
  • LocationUnited Kingdom, England, Devon

  • Work
  • Type of work Farmstay
    Gardening
  • Hours per day 25 Hours per week, excluding your meal preparation (flexible hours to suit host and helper)
    Daily Helpers 2 hours minimum per day (not staying)
  • Work requirements: Single Helpers, Couples or Friends all Welcome
  • Host's preferences
  • Availability: May 2019 - Ocober 2019
  • Duration of stay: Anything Considered Minimum Stay 4 days (2 weeks is a common stay), Daily Helpers Welcome (not staying)
  • Maximum number of helpers: 3
  • Last minute requests: Okay
  • Host
  • Languages:English
  • Has pets? None
  • Smokes at home? No
  • Accommodation: Accommodation is in old Caravans, we have a basic separate shower room in an old shed and a Kitchen and eating area in another Building.
    We have a basic outside toilet and there are cassette type camping toilets in each caravan for limited use (at night)
    Please don't expect Luxury, but it is satisfactory, please ask questions if you have any questions.
  • Additional info
  • NO Smoking (inside or near non smokers)
    All food is supplied but helpers need to prepare and cook their own meals (outside their weekly work hours), helpers must generally like and be prepared to eat most of what we grow. please ask questions if you have any questions.