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Mid Wales and Welsh / English borders
Type of activity
Gardens, Woodland
1500s Welsh longhouse. Accommodation in self-contained double-bedded cottage and/or twin-bedded room in house. 13 acre field plus 5 acres round house. Organic walled fruit and veg garden 450 sq m. Includes wall-trained fruit. 12 long raised vegetable beds. Potager. Greenhouse. Shrubbery, laburnum tunnel. Large orchard.
Work needed: fruit and veg cultivation (including sowing, transplanting and harvesting); composting; mulching; digging; lots of weeding. Management of woodland and orchard; hedges; strimming; mowing; seasonal pond clearance; pruning. Collection and storage of wood for the winter stoves.
Interests: music – two grand pianos! Thousands of books. Brian good at DIY; Alison skilled cook. Cottage has kitchen but WWOOFer(s) would eat with us. Cats and hens. Cardiff 35 minutes by car.
Host type
House and garden
Type of people