Ian & Caroline

Retired but want to travel!

Le Teilleul, France

Reviews (2)

Jane

Ian was warm and friendly and quick to grasp what needed to be done with no fuss. We felt very confident leaving everything in his care. The house was

Bournemouth, United Kingdom · 14 Apr - 22 Apr 2019
Mark

Ian and Caroline were a delight to have as housesitters. They arrived exactly as we had discussed and expected, were friendly, competent and organised, and

Sherborne, United Kingdom · 23 Mar - 31 Mar 2019

References (2)

Anne (MCIPD)

Caroline Gilmer (Ian Gilmer's wife) has been a personal friend and colleague of mine for over 25 years. She was within my jurisdiction as HR Consultant at

Character reference · 09 January 2019

About

Caroline and I have retired to our home in Normandy but we still want to travel both in the UK and mainland Europe. We don't currently have pets of our own but we have had, over the years, cats, dogs, fish, hamsters, rabbits and chickens

Why we want to house sit

We want to housesit so we can travel in France and the UK. Hopefully it will allow us to visit places we haven't been and to revisit ones we love.

Our experience

We are new to this but we are very keen to give it a go. I have 40 years experience as a handyman and Caroline is the admin queen! There isn't a situation we couldn't cope with. We both love having pets and have had many over the years

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

October 2019
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November 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Belgium
  • France
  • Spain
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
Ian 60 and Caroline 60
Occupation
Retired and Retired
Travelling
With a partner