€ 400 / monthPoeseleStarting from: 1 September 2022
The green thing
Type of cohouse
Room in shared house
Furnished or unfurnished room. For a short or longer period. We also have gites, separate living units. If they are free, you will find it on our facebook page. A couple or family can live in it.
De Groene doening is a residential community in Poesele, a small village between Ghent, Deinze and Aalter.
The community consists of a dozen enthusiasts between the ages of 7 and 42 who are eager to create a place together where we take care of ourselves, the other and what surrounds us.
We are passionate about connection, ecology, DIY care products, sustainability, permaculture, self-sufficiency, reusable energy, an ethical bank, local and organic food, baking bread, compost toilet, ... Consciousness is a common thread in our choices.
We share and inspire each other to make this vision a reality.
The green thing
Number of residents
Age of residents
Between 30 and 40
Are living with us
Something more about your co-residents
Active, social, positive, connecting, ecological. Some working outside the home, others not
We have a number of outdoor animals such as chickens, sheep, and cats.
These things we like to do togther
We eat together once a week and then have a meeting or do odd jobs in the garden. Once a month we have an open job day.
We are looking for someone who
We would like to welcome people who find connection and sustainability important and who are eager to get involved in the garden/maintenance of the domain.
The center of Nevele with shops, banks, cafes and a very good chip shop is 2.5 km away.
Bus: The 'Poesele Beentjesstraat' bus stop is 200 m away, which takes you to Ghent on school days with line 15. At 2.5 km is the bus stop 'Nevele Meigemstraat' on line 16 (line Deinze - Ghent) and 86 (line Deinze Bellem) See www.delijn.be.
Dial-a-bus: The dial-a-bus only runs on request. It has no fixed route or timetable. The bus only stops at De Lijn stops that have been requested in advance at the dial-a-bus switchboard. You can reserve the dial-a-bus on +32/(0)9 211 91 91. Dial-a-bus 125: Zulte - Deinze – Nevele stops at our bus stop. For more information, see www.delijn.be/nl/belbus/belbus-oost-vlaanderen.html.
Bicycle: After 16.3 km of cycling you are at the station of Gent-Sint-Pieters. De Groene Doening is located between bicycle junction 97 and 99 of the Meetjesland. There is a bicycle shed in the driveway.
Train: Hansbeke train station (Brussels - Ostend railway line) is 5 km away, with a smooth connection to Ghent (12 minutes) and Bruges (25 minutes). The train timetable can be found on www.nmbs.be. Landegem train station (Brussels - Ostend railway line) is 7 km away. There you can rent a bike via Blue-bike. The train station of Deinze is 9.4 km away (with many connection options, including towards Ghent, De Panne, Kortrij). You can also rent a bicycle there via Blue-bike.
Car: At 3 km you will find a spacious carpool parking on the Nevele ramp of the E40. We have a parking lot for visitors at the front of our driveway. If it is full, you can park on the street, on the strip that resembles a footpath. At less than 500m you will find the municipal car park near the church of Poesele, next to the football canteen. Address: Paepestraat 7, 9850 Nevele.