Stanmer Villas Construction Project

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Stanmer Villas Construction Project

  • Marker details
  • DescriptionWelcome to Stanmer Villas, a lovely street beside the woods, park, allotments and golf course in Hollingdean, an extremely friendly and community spirited suburb of Brighton. Three bus stops on the road will take you to the city centre in 10-20 minutes depending upon time of day, yet at the end of the road, the South Downs National Park begins with ample opportunities for walking, bird watching, eating out at park cafes or just enjoying the panoramic 80 mile views of the Sussex coast.
    This house is a terraced property from 1929 with three floors and a basement. It’s been a warm and cosy home for me and my two children for nearly 18 years but is in dire need of having the relatively small kitchen opened up and extended. The children, older teenagers, are going to stay full time with their dad for the duration of the extension works. The bedrooms are on the top two floors and so not directly impacted by the proposed work which affects the kitchen and dining room at the rear of the house.
    Also living here is my dog Edie, a very cute and intelligent mixed breed collie/poodle, and the occasional friendly canine guest, due to my work as a professional dog walker.
  • LocationUnited Kingdom, England, Brighton and Hove

  • Work
  • Type of work Building
  • Hours per day This can be flexible depending upon the right guest’s needs. Minimum of three days per week, five hours per day, any time between 10am and 6pm.
  • Work requirements: The right helper needs to be physically able and a competent builder with experience in foundation works, drainage, extensions and knocking through. Whilst a friend and neighbour will help to project manage the build, it is preferable for the helper to be confident in all aspects of health, safety and a good working knowledge of the principles of building regulations, as well as being able to work independently.
  • Host's preferences
  • Availability: Send a message to inquire.
  • Duration of stay: Flexible. Longer term preferred
  • Maximum number of helpers: 2
  • Last minute requests: Okay
  • Host
  • Languages:English German Spanish Dutch
  • Has pets? Yes, a small/medium sized friendly dog
  • Smokes at home? No
  • Accommodation: The bedrooms are on the top two floors and are furnished
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