Hollin Bank Farm

Coniston, United Kingdom
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Hilary
Home & pet owner

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Introduction

I'm Holly and I am running this small Cumbrian farm in the South Lakes. I have a husband, Giles, who works away much of the time. We are going sailing for 10 days in the New Year, lockdown permitting. I haven't been on holiday since

Home & location

Our farmhouse is a traditional Cumbrian farmhouse which has not had many improvements in the last 100 years. We are in the process of renovating and have installed underfloor heating and a log burner in the living room, so this is

  • House
  • Basic WiFi
  • Mountains
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car
  • Use of car included

Responsibilities

Our poultry (6 hens, 12 geese and 30 ducks) needs to be let out in the morning and shut up at dusk, when they are fed. Their house needs to be hosed down daily. The sheep should be observed to make sure all OK but otherwise will look

Meet the pets

  • Edie

    Irish Water Spaniel

    1 year

  • Ziggy

    10 years

  • poultry

  • farm animal

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