Sometimes I sleep there with my husband. On daily basis, my little brother live there. He can speak English and of course bahasa Indonesia.
It's a small house and very quite. It's suitable for solo traveler.
The distance from my house to Borobudur Temple is about 39 minutes or 22.4 km. Also 49 minutes or 29,6 km to Ketep Pass Merapi Mountain.
It's so hard to find bus or angkot. But you can go everywhere, with Gojek or Grab (it's a small town by the way). It's cheaper and more efficient.