Quite cottage home swap

The property is an acre on the edge of a small rural town with rail links to Wellington. The house is well equipped and comfortable for two coups with double beds in the two bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. There is a wood burner for warming in winter. The garden is quiet facing into a sheltered garden. There is a small paddock with hens and perhaps two tame sheep. There is an outside studio for as retreat and a vegetable garden. Carterton has a main street with a good selection of shops, a good supermarket, an Event Centre and library. Most of the amenities can be reached by foot. The area is flat and good for cycling

About the location

Situated in the Wairarapa is a farming area with sheep and dairy as well as having orchards and a thriving wine industry. It can get wet and cold in winter and very warm in summer.

Type of home swap

  • Home Exchange
  • Housesitting Offered

Conditions of home exchange

  • Non smokers only
  • No pets allowed
  • No small children

Carterton (HE31403)

Wairprarapa,   New Zealand

  • 2 bed   (sleeps 4) 2 bath

Preferred destinations

  • Open to offers
Santa Monica, California

Dates available

May 2015 - July 2015

Swap duration: 1 - 2 months


Meet the member

Membership expiry date: 14 Jan 2015