Back
No longer available for this period

San Marcos Sierras, Córdoba, Argentina

Host: andrea L.
Published March 28, 2020

General description

  • Secondary home
Our houses and farm are off the grid. It is a small cob cabin, secondary home. There is an outdoor kitchen and outdoor bathroom. It is located in a 5 acres land with a seasonal river 50 meters away. We live 3 km from San Marcos Sierras, a bohemian hippie town with dirt roads, a small river and a busy tourist season in summer with a lot of cultural activities and entertainment.
The house was built by us and it is a mix of local stones, wood and cob. We have compost toilets We have and outdoor sitting area under a big tree and a pond in front of the house. We are surrounded by native vegetation and organic gardens. The water comes from a well and it is very good.

Needs and Animals

  • My pets
  • Many plants
  • Vegetable patch
  • 4 dogs
  • 5 cats
  • 2 horses
  • Farm animals
We have 4 dogs, 5 cats, 2 horses and 30 chickens. The animals need to be fed and take care of.
Food, water and attention are the needs. It can take couple of hours a day to do the task.
Also the plants around the house need to be watered.
Once a week clean the chicken coop and fix the nesting boxes.
Keep the food and water containers clean all the time. Make sure the animals are ok and not injured since we live in a rural area.
There are also some wild animals like foxes, pousons, lizards, lots of birds ...

Practical life

  • Isolated
  • Less than 50 m² (530 sq. ft.)
  • More than 1000 m² (1060 sq. ft.)
  • Bus stop
  • Small shop / Minimarket
  • Doctor
  • Pharmacy
  • Hospital
  • Veterinarian
  • Internet
  • Enclosed garden
  • Ground floor
  • No disabled access
The country side is very relaxing. You can walk next to the river to town , It is very peacefull. We have and outdoor cob oven and also we have an outdoor kitchen for volunteers that sometimes stay at the farm doing some work in the garden.
You can spend time by the hammock or you can also enjoy some small town night life with local music and entertainment just 3 km away.

Comfort and Luxury

  • One floor
  • One room of which one bedroom
  • Contemporary
  • Landscaped garden
  • Book library
  • Art and music
. It is made out of cob and stones, which keeps the temperature very confortable inside. Lots of windows so you can have a feeling of living outdoors. It is vey open.....just one room in a shape of a spiral. Very private, separated from the main cob house. It is rustic but very comfortable and cozy.

Tourism and Leisure

  • Forest
Just google San Marcos Sierras in Cordoba, Argentina for lots of pictures and descriptions.

San Marcos Sierras, Córdoba, Argentina

San Marcos Sierras, Córdoba, Argentina

Available

From Wednesday 2020

To Friday 2020

flexible dates

Home-sits over

Host

4

andrea L.

Registered since 26/08/2018

Response rate:

Share it with your friends