A traditional and beautiful cottage in the Charente countryside

Champagne-Mouton, France
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Gordon and Susan
Home & pet owner

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We are Susan and Gordon and are seeking housesitters for this coming Xmas and New Year (dates to be discussed and agreed). We moved in 2014 from the UK to our lovely home in the Charente countryside (in the south west of France). It

Home & location

We believe that our home was built in 1873 and was originally 2 cottages for farmworkers and their families. Calling it a homestead pretty well sums it up: a cosy cottage, with a garden wrapped around it, next to a barn, some outbuildings

  • House
  • Basic WiFi
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car


Basic duties - 3 Hens - let them out of the barn at breakfast time and give them some grain plus fresh water. They will roam freely in the front garden until dusk, when they always, without any help from you, return into the barn for the

Meet the pets

  • Bella

    Labrador Retriever

    7 years

  • Dora

    Labrador Retriever

    12 years

  • Mia

    15 years

  • Taz

    15 years

  • poultry

Sitter feedback (2)


We had a lovely stay at Gordon and Susan’s. They were easy to communicate with, enjoyed the company of the animals.

Stayed · 15 Dec 2021 - 05 Jan 2022

Gordon and Sue couldn't be more welcoming than this. The house is beautifull with lots of oak beams and had a real cottage feel. Dora is very docile and

Stayed · 02 Sep - 17 Sep 2020

Location map

  1. France
  2. Nouvelle-Aquitaine
  3. Champagne-Mouton