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Wanted couple or single people to house sit and carry out some maintenance West Coast Scotland

  • This house is in: United Kingdom, minard
  • Dates: variable

About this assignment

I am looking for a couple or single person capable of carrying out basic maintenance in a 4 bedroom house situated overlooking a sea loch in scotland. I will supply/ pay for materials, but i need a capable person to do the work
The house will ba available for up to 2 years rent free, you only pay electricity and community charge. The person or couple need to be clean and tidy, and gentle with interior as there are polished oak and mahogany floors etc.

What responsibilities are required of the house sitter

There are fences to repair or replace, some gardening, painting and decorating inside and out, and general maintenance. But can be done over time. Would suit semi retired/ retired joiner, builder, electrician, plumber, kitchen fitter, or good experienced DIY person
who works neatly.

What are the good features of the property and location

The house is a 4 bedroom house overlooking a sea loch on the west coast of Scotland.
It has a garage, although there is a small boat in it, which can be used, engine needs a service, there is a small hot tub, fully furnished, washing machine, dish washer, large sitting room with balcony overlooking loch, Tv with free view, no broad band, but sitter could have it connected if required, house is 11/2 hour from glasgow, 2 hours edinburgh, Stirling, Perth, Fort William. Ideal location for walking/ climbing, fishing, golf,
and site seeing. Nearest pub 7 miles,

What does the house sitter need to consider before applying for this assignment

The house is situiated in a small village, and sits up a hill overlooking the loch. There is a small local shop but nearest super market is 15 miles away, so car is really essential.
Whilst it is a large bungalow, there are steps down to the sitting room, and up to the balcony. Steps also lead down to the garden.

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