Duncan

I'm an author so I can travel and write while housesitting

New Milton, United Kingdom
11 Reviews

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Reviews (11)

Susan

In this year of difficulties in plan making, Duncan came to look after our house and Kitty at rather short notice. After reading his reviews we took up his

East Grinstead, United Kingdom · 11 Jul - 03 Aug 2021
Hugh

Duncan was great with Lorca, our cat. He kept the house very clean and was a delight to know. Sadly he is booked for another so cannot do our next trip

Tewkesbury, United Kingdom · 07 Jun - 29 Jun 2021
Dominic

Duncan has been amazing. We had to change our travel dates due to Covid regulations, Duncan was so helpful and kind. He also had a very calming influence on

Exeter, United Kingdom · 16 May - 28 May 2021
MJ

Duncan was simply marvellous. He is a true animal lover! Although we didn’t actually get to meet him in the end, the cats were happy and content when we got

Hoylake, United Kingdom · 21 Oct - 28 Oct 2020
Deborah

We were so lucky to have Duncan house sit for us, although we never actually met him face to face due to Covid restrictions we did met him virtually with

Haworth, United Kingdom · 09 Oct - 16 Oct 2020

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Fiona

I have known Duncan for many years, he has stayed at my home for extended periods and accompanied me to housesits and travelling. I wouldn't hesitate to

Character reference · 18 September 2019

About

I trained as a scientist, moved into teaching after a few years and now I'm a full-time writer. I enjoy writing (I guess that is obvious), travel, hiking and reading. As you can tell from my profile pic I love cats. I think there must be

Why I want to house sit

Housesitting is ideal for me. A typical day in my life involves writing for a few hours and going for a long walk. I like visiting new places and so I'm lucky that my job means I am free to travel.

My experience

I have volunteered many times over the last twenty or so years for the National Trust, often staying in volunteer accommodation and being responsible for care of the building while staying in it. This has included responsibility for

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
47
Occupation
Writer