The grove

Last updated: June 14, 2013 (2 years ago)

Listing created on: June 14, 2013

The grove

(Sligo, Ireland)

  • Status: Forming
  • Started Planning: 2013
  • Start Living Together: 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

  • 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
  • Dues, Fees, or Shared Expenses: No
  • Open to members with existing debt: Yes


  • Required Labor Contribution:



  • 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.
Bryan Bowan Architects California Cohousing International Communes Desk ICSA NICA Wolf Creek Lodge