Goose, chickens and great countryside close to Edinburgh

West Linton, United Kingdom
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Sitter required for large gardened house 16 miles from Edinburgh. 2 acre garden (no gardening requirement) with chickens and geese.

Home & location

House sits in 2 acre garden in beautiful Scottish countryside and is 16 miles south of Edinburgh. Village has pub, shops and great walks direct from house. House has Sky, Wifi and an endless supply of fresh eggs.

  • House
  • Basic WiFi
  • Family friendly
  • City
  • Countryside


Letting 13 well behaved chickens out each morning and locking them in at night. Likewise for 4 friendly geese. Also feeding 2 cats.

Meet the pets

  • Bear

    7 years

  • Scout

    3 years

  • poultry

  • farm animal

Sitter feedback (8)

Colin & Ellen

Superb housesit as always in West Linton. Was so lovely too to spend time with the most gentle and loving dog Barney. He was the icing on the cake along

Stayed · 21 Oct - 25 Oct 2019

An absolutely lovely pet and house sit for Gordon and his family. Their home and property are comfortable and idyllic, and within easy walking distance to

Stayed · 28 Jun - 14 Jul 2019
Colin & Ellen

We can't thank Gordon enough for accepting us for this house and petsit. The house and location are so idyllic. The two cats are so adorable and the

Stayed · 04 Apr - 12 Apr 2019

My 3rd sit for Gordon and his family so far...doesn't that say it all? :)) Highly recommended. 5*

Stayed · 01 Apr - 09 Apr 2018

We had a great time here. A smart, comfortable house surrounded by a large garden. Walks from the door. Lovely West Linton at the foot of the hill and

Stayed · 06 Oct - 14 Oct 2017

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