Unique country cottage in beautiful location

Taunton, United Kingdom
  • 3dog
  • fish
  • poultry


Home & pet owner
Currently no sitter needed
Currently no sitter needed


Both my husband, Ian, and I retired early from jobs in the civil service in Taunton 3 and 4 years ago respectively after each completing over 35 years. I am a keen vegetable grower and Ian is a keen railway enthusiast. We are new to this

Home & location

We live in a recently extended cottage which now gives us 4 double bedrooms, 2 shower rooms, an open planned kitchen/dining room and a lovely conservatory. There is also a hot tub to enjoy in the garden! The cottage is situated alongside

  • House
  • Disabled access
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Family friendly
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car


We would like the house sitters to enjoy the house and garden whilst generally looking after the pets. The two older dogs do not run much now but do like walking around the garden and into the field. They do mostly sleep these days though!

Meet the pets

  • Teddy

    16 years

  • Archie

    11 years

  • Billy


    1 year

  • fish

  • poultry

Sitter feedback (2)


Angela and Ian are lovely people, who made us feel very welcome. They even prepared a meal for us! They prepared maps with the surrounding area, so we could

Stayed · 06 Apr - 25 Apr 2019

We had a great weekend staying in this lovely house by the canal. We received a very comprehensive welcome pack before the sit and had a good, informative

Stayed · 29 Mar - 31 Mar 2019

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