Last updated: June 14, 2013 (1 year ago)
Listing created on: June 14, 2013

The grove

(Sligo, Ireland)

  • Status: Forming
  • Formed: 2013  Established: 2013
  • Open to new Members: Yes
  • Contact Name: Drynon
  • Address:
    13 saint marys road
    Sligo, 12
  • Visitor Process

  • Membership Process

    Open to new Members: Yes

Mission Statement:

Sacred place

Community Description:

Set in a old 1800s inn, which is in the west of Ireland. This new community is only forming and it requires some good people to develop a wonder place to share.


  • Adult Members: 1
  • Open to new Members: Yes

Social Factors

  • Common Spiritual Practice(s): Paganism/Earth Religions


  • Decision Making: Consensus (everyone agrees)

Land and Buildings

  • Housing Provided: Yes, for all or most members.
  • Location: Rural
  • Area: 1 acres
  • Land owned by: Individual community member(s)
  • Current number of residences: 3

Labor and Money

  • Shared Income: Members have completely independent finances
  • Shared Expenses: Little or no share of expenses
  • Open to members with existing debt: Yes
  • Join Fee: No
  • Regular Fee: No


  • Shared meals: Approximately all meals
  • Current food produced: From 50-75%
  • Dietary Choice or Restrictions: Not at all important – people may eat however they individually choose.
  • Alcohol Use: Yes, used occasionally.



We happily link to the following organizations, all of whom share our strong commitment to promoting community and a more cooperative world:
Cohousing The Federation of Egalitarian Communities - Communes Coop Community Cooperative Sustainable Intentional North American Students of Cooperation Global Ecovillage Network
Special thanks to the sponsors of our Art of Community Events.