Braedownie Farm is an old farmhouse which we took on as a

Kirriemuir, United Kingdom
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Hello we are Richard & Katy, a retired couple living in the wilds of Angus, Scotland. We would love to travel a bit more now we have bought a caravan and are looking forward to some adventures.

Home & location

The farmhouse is quite isolated right at the top of Glen Clova one the most beautiful glens in Angus and within The Cairngorm National Park. There are endless opportunities for hillwalkers of all types from difficult climbs to gentle

  • House
  • Disabled access
  • Basic WiFi
  • Family friendly
  • Mountains
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car


We have 2 chocolate Labradors, mother and daughter. One cat. two ponies, who live out most of the time. seven hens, two indian runner ducks and a peacock & peahen who look after themselves.

Meet the pets

  • Eilidh

    Labrador Retriever

    9 years

  • Rosie

    6 years

  • Hettie & Georgie

    Shetland Pony

    21 years

  • poultry

Sitter feedback (4)


Braedownnie is a beautiful place to house sit and Katy and Richard made us feel at home as soon as we stepped out of the car. We loved our daily walks with

Stayed · 29 Jul - 05 Aug 2019

Katy and Richard are a lovely couple and were very welcoming. We enjoyed their warm and comfortable home, the stunning location and looking after their

Stayed · 10 Jun - 14 Jun 2019

I loved the stay in the farm of Katy. It was exactly what I want. To take care of dogs, making great walks in the mountains, enjoying to sit at the fire in

Stayed · 28 Jun - 05 Jul 2017

We had the most wonderful stay at this idyllic gem in the Cairngorms. Katy and Richard were lovely and made us feel very welcome and we fell in love with

Stayed · 21 Aug - 31 Aug 2016

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