stephen & Julie

Trustworthy retired couple

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
review3 Reviewsreference4 ReferencesStandard Verification

Reviews (3)

Marilyn
review
review
review
review
review

We can't recommend Steve and Julie highly enough. They took care of our house, garden, dogs, cats and birds as if as they were their own. They have a caring

  • cat
  • bird
Palma, Spain · 01 Jul - 31 Aug 2017
David
review
review
review
review
review

Steve and Julie proved to be excellent sitters for our two cats and our cottage. Our cats had obviously been well cared for during our month away and the

  • cat
Burford, United Kingdom · 03 Mar - 03 Apr 2017
Laura
review
review
review
review
review

Stephen and Julie took care of our two kittens over Christmas and New Year whilst we visited the far east. They made the entire process simple and were very

  • dog
  • cat
Gateshead, United Kingdom · 12 Feb - 12 Feb 2016

References (4)

Stan
reference
reference
reference
reference
reference

I have known Julie and Stephen Barlow for 40+ years and have always found them to be honest and trustworthy.

Character reference · 22 June 2012

About

I am an Electrician by trade and have worked for many years a as Maintenance Engineer, Julie worked for Marks & Spencer. We are now retired (56 & 55) and moved to a cottage in beautiful rural Northumberland where we enjoy walking and

Why we want to house sit

Our three children have all now left home giving us the opportunity to see different parts of the world for short or long term assignments. Living and integrating into the local culture would be so much more enjoyable and interesting than

Our experience

I am an experienced craftsman and would never pay somebody to do what I can do myself. We have built two lovely houses in the past five years and elaborate heating, plumbing or alarm systems hold no fear for me. I feel confident that I

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats

Availability

July 2019
MTWTFSS
01020304050607
08091011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
August 2019
MTWTFSS
01020304
05060708091011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Austria
  • Belarus
  • Belgium

Profile details

Age
stephen 63 and Julie 62
Occupation
retired
Travelling
With a partner