The SpaceOff-the-Grid property-Long term rental only-For experienced handymen w/wo families. Help restore this old colonial house and get off the grid for a while. Rocha hills + countryside. BBQ, brickoven, fireplace, kitchen, rooms, living-room. 5 km from city and 30 from Beaches (1 hour from Punta del Este). Guest AccessFrom Montevideo Airport about a 2 hour drive up paved Ruta 9, then about 6 km of dirt road. Interaction with GuestsPOWER: Generator, keresone lamps and refirigerator, gas stove, firewood. No electric grid.
WATER: Rain collected in underground tank, sent to elevataed water tank by pump/generator and then to distribution system for bathrooms. Bottled water needed. Bathroom (toilet and shower) is in working order but automatic gas hot water heater ready to be installed.
The idea is to complet some projects to complete the house. I can be involved in projects but will not intrude in your daily life, easy going attitude and harmony best. The NeighborhoodThe property is in the country but at only 5 km from the City of Rocha, Large wooded areas, streams, hills, and beaches, ponds and lakes very close. Fishing, horse riding, hunting, 4x4 all avaialble close by. City of Rocha has several restaurants, Many excellent, distinct and well know beaches are less than 1 hour away. Getting AroundWe recommend a car or truck, best is 4x4 to enjoy better all corners of the surrounding land. Off road motorcycles and mountain bikes are perfect too. Cell phone and Internet signal reaches the property, access recommended with a modem for your laptop or teetering. Other Things to NoteLong term rental only, minimum one month, up to one year, maybe more if things work out. Beds and cots and some basic furniture available.
-There are 5-6 proyects renter can choose from.
-Renter would be responsible for completing the agreed proyects within the rental time frame.
- I will provide materials and tools to complete the project.
- List of projects will be provided and discussed with those interested.