Sharer Sought for Brookthorpe, Gloucestershire GL4
Available from: 30/11/2019
GL4 - village approx 15 minutes drive from Gloucester and 10 minutes drive from Stroud, with buses to nearby towns.
What the Opportunity entails:
A bright, friendly older person is seeking a Sharer for their home to give them a mix of 15 hour’s help and company each week in exchange for the low-cost accommodation.
The property is a farmhouse with large garden (including a productive fruit and vegetable patch) that is situated in a village location. Gloucester is approximately 15 minutes’ drive away and, in the other direction, Stroud is approximately 10 minutes’ drive. There is a bus service from the village, with buses to Gloucester, Stroud and Nailsworth.
The accommodation on offer is a double bedroom with a single bed and own bathroom. The reception rooms and farmhouse kitchen are shared with the homeowner. There is a washing machine, dishwasher, dryer and microwave.
This elderly person would like to have some company and reassurance of someone sleeping in the house at night. This person would enjoy the company of someone who is bright and enjoys stimulating conversation. They are interested in doing crosswords, playing cards, reads The Times, classical music and watching TV, box sets especially on travel and documentaries.
The ideal Sharer will be a non-smoker, driver with own car. A love of the countryside is essential.
If you are interested, please email a little information about yourself, your hours of availability, if you can commit for at least a year, and why you are interested and think you may be suited to this share. We can then give you more details about this specific situation.