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Whitehaven, England, United Kingdom

Host: Keith A.
Published September 27, 2019

General description

  • Main home
Our home is situated 3 mile from the town of Whitehaven, 10 miles from town of Workington an hours drive or train journey from City of Carlisle, 2 1/2 hours from nearest airport, the property is a converted farm building, one double bedroom with ensuite upstairs, further 2 double bedrooms, lounge/diner, main bathroom, kitchen, office with ensuite, annex/bedroom on ground floor. walled cottage garden at the back, further Gardens and pool to the side, vegetable garden and parking for several cars and a small pony paddock. The house is heated by LPG g radiators with a Multifuel burner in lounge. We would prefer a mature active couple who would be able to maintain garden to our standards also take care of our two 5 year old cats, Cheddar a ginger boy and his sister Misty a grey tabby also our cockerel Rigsby and his three hens.

Needs and Animals

  • My pets
  • Big garden
  • 2 cats
  • Farm animals
We have two Cats who will like lots of cuddles once they get used to you, they are fed twice a days but are allowed more if wanted, we also have one cockerel and three hens who require feeding twice a days and need cleaned out regularly. We would expect our sitters to maintain our home as we would do and keep the garden tidy.

Practical life

  • Village
  • 150 - 500 m² (1590 - 5290 sq. ft.)
  • 200 - 1000 m² (2110 - 1060 sq. ft.)
  • Railway station
  • Small shop / Minimarket
  • Pharmacy
  • Hospital
  • Internet
  • Television
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Deep freeze
  • Enclosed garden
  • Ground floor
  • No disabled access
Our Village of Sandwith is very quiet, we have a pub just on the corner that serves food and is well known for their Sunday Dinners, our property is situated on a farm lane off the Main Street through village. We have several supermarkets for weekly shopping in Whitehaven about 2/3 miles away, the town of Whitehaven have a lovely habour, we are 1/2 hour from several famous lakes like Ennerdale, Wastwater, Derwent Water, we have lots of beautiful walks if you like the Fells.

Comfort and Luxury

  • 2 floors
  • 9 rooms of which 3 bedrooms
  • Contemporary
  • Landscaped garden
  • Television / DVD library
  • Art and music
  • Fitted kitchen
  • Swimming pool
We have wi-fi, some home gym equipment (treadmill. Bike, vibration plate and various smaller items) we do have an outdoor swimming pool but this will decommissioned as the pool is not heated and would be too cold at the time of year we would need a house sitter.

Tourism and Leisure

  • Countryside
  • Beach
Our home is situated 2/3 miles from the town of Whitehaven, we have the seaside beach called St Bees 4 miles away, there is also a nature reserve here too, we are 1/2 hour away from the famous Lake District with plenty of outstanding Walks /Climbs and outdoor adventures.

Whitehaven, England, United Kingdom

Whitehaven CA28, UK


From Monday 2020

To Monday 2020

flexible dates



Keith A.

Registered since 06/11/2017

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