Leagarth Barn in the village of Hilton

Appleby-in-Westmorland, United Kingdom
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Jane and I moved to Eden Valley 3 years ago from Tyneside and love this area and the wonderful community in which we live. We are both doctors, my wife fully retired and I am part-time. We love walking the dogs in the hills and hope others

Home & location

Our home is a barn conversion which has great character and is extremely comfortable. It has 3 living rooms, 3 bedrooms and a homely kitchen with Aga. The garden is spacious and we also have a field adjacent to the house although our

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


The main responsibility is to care for Mist and Keates. They are wonderful dogs who are friendly and enjoy company and, like all collies, need lots of exercise. The garden is quite big but at most we would only need the lawn mown but this

Meet the pets

  • Keates

    Border Collie

    7 years

  • Mist

    Border Collie

    11 years

Sitter feedback (3)


We had a wonderful time in Ashley and Jane's beautiful home near Appleby. Keates and Mist were an absolute treat to look after, both super friendly and

Stayed · 31 Jan - 08 Feb 2020

Goodness! Where do we start! Everything from our initial contact in 2018 to present has been absolutely fantastic. Ashley and Jane could not be more dear

Stayed · 29 Sep - 19 Oct 2019

We were made to feel very welcome at Ashley and Jane's home both by them and by the dogs. Keates and Mist, are friendly, obedient dogs who were a pleasure

Stayed · 24 Jan - 29 Jan 2019

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