barbara & David

Recently retired teachers, reliable ,active and versatile homesitters

London, United Kingdom

Reviews (3)

Gay

Barbara and David were ideal sitters. We thoroughly enjoyed meeting them and felt sure they were a safe pair of hands, clearly very practical, so we left

Plouguernével, France · 12 Mar - 27 Mar 2018
Rachel

Barbara and David did a wonderful job of looking after my house, chickens and the cat for a week in October the house was cleaner than when I left it, and

Bristol, United Kingdom · 21 Oct - 27 Oct 2016
Elizabeth

Barbara and David looked after our 200-year old house and its large garden for four months March-June 2016. We are a vegetarian household and garden

Revel, France · 01 Mar - 01 Jul 2016

References (1)

carole

I have known Barbara for 35 years. She is a reliable, caring and responsible person whose warmth comes through in all her dealings with people and in her

House & pet sitting reference · 19 April 2015

About

We are an adaptable and sociable couple who enjoy meeting people and experiencing other lifestyles in Europe and beyond. We are well travelled and used to embracing other cultures.

Why we want to house sit

We would like to house sit as we enjoy exploring and discovering new places and cultures as local residents who are part of the community, rather than as tourists.

Our experience

We are practical and responsible homeowners, the parents of 4 grown up daughters, now setting off on a new adventure. We love cats and our favourite Lucy lived to the age of 19. We have kept hens and love gardening. We have recently lived

Pet care experience

  • Cats
  • Poultry

Availability

October 2019
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November 2019
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • Bhutan
  • Cambodia
  • France
  • Germany
  • Gibraltar

Profile details

Age
barbara 65+ and David 64
Occupation
teacher and Head Teacher
Travelling
With a partner