Caring Pet Sitters wanted for beautiful Country property
Hi, We are Jill and Ian a couple who go on one long holiday once a year. We have a new Kelpie/Collie Cross 18 months old who can be timid but is very gentle and loves catching a ball. She has a cosy kennel and purpose built run outside. Jackie the Jack Russell is a real cutie, 4 years old, loves to play and cuddle and curling up in his basket near the kitchen. I also have an office cat Mr Wesley who has a basket in my office opposite the Little Barn. The horses live out and will need checking twice a day and hay and food. I have horsey friends renting some of my land who are on call to assist if needed. Your accommodation will be in a newly converted barn annexe. Fully furnished and equipped and separate to the main house. It has 5 stars on Trip Advisor and Air BnB. Our Welcome Guide for our house sitters and usually ask is all prepared. All the animals are registered with our local veterinary practice.
Please apply as soon as possible if you are available, interested and can meet our requirements. All e-mails will be responded to.
Our Home & Location
Ackleton is 5 miles from the picturesque market town Bridgnorth and the River Severn. The main house was built in 1740 so has timber framing is very well maintained with stunning views over the Shropshire hills and there is 6 acres for walking dogs immediately at the back of the house with trees and a stream. Your accommodation will be in a newly converted fully furnished one bedroom annexe. The Little Barn has central heating throughout, bedroom with king sized bed, bathroom with bath and separate shower, upstairs lounge with stunning views over open countryside, brand new fully fitted kitchen, downstairs dining/sitting area, wood floors, rugs, designer furniture. It is very cosy and warm. WiFi throughout.
Responsibilities & Pets
The responsibilities will include:-
Daily checking of the main house...
Maintenance of house/garden as required
Feeding and walking twice a day dogs one who lives outside with a purpose built kennel and run and one who goes out in the run in the day but is in at night.
Feeding the wonderful Mr Wesley, the office cat who is a wonderful friendly cat. Checking horses twice a day, hay and feed. Ensuring they have access to fresh water. The horses are within walking distance of the main house or minutes in a car. + More info