E5 9BL London UK|
Superb 57ft narrow boat in excellent location with small seating/garden area, near Marina facilities and cafe to be sold with mooring subject to sale though Springfield Marina (additional 10% charge). Two double berths; bedroom with double bed, storage space under bed, two hanging wardrobes, plus double sofa bed in lounge. Separate bathroom, with shower and cassette toilet. Living area has Squirrel stove with back boiler feeding radiators throughout. Ample space for dining and sitting; fold-out table, four chairs, three-person sofa and desk. Kitchen has full size four-ring hob with grill, oven, butler sink, newly fitted drinking water filter and new 12V fridge. Fully insulated with polystyrene based insulation board and secondary glazing throughout.
A trad stern with a Lister engine in a generous engine bay with starter and 3 leisure batteries. Two solar PV panels provide more than adequate power, with additional wind power optional. Diesel powered webasto water heater. Boat Safety Certificate to May 2023. Full survey and hull blacking in October 2018. Upper painted in 2019, engine room and gas locker painted in 2020, steel water tank recoated in 2019. New warm 12V lighting installed throughout in 2019. New 12V fridge installed in 2017. New stove chimney flue installed in 2016. New rudder top bearing 2019. Engine fully serviced in June 2020.
No. of engines:
Lister 3 cylinder SRM-3
Length over all:
Engine is a 3 cylinder Lister engine SRM-3. The rudder top bearing has been renewed in 2019. The fuel-cell leisure batteries date from c.2012 when the solar PV and wind power were installed by the previous owner, all in excellent working condition and sufficient power supply year round. The engine bay is generous allowing easy maintenance.
The hull is welded steel with 10mm bottom and 6mm sides. The survey in 2018 showed that there was limited corrosion and steel thickness was good. The hull has been blacked every 2-3 years and continuing in this cycle is recommended.
From bow to stern, the accommodation starts with the living area has a desk, sofa, fold out dining table and chairs close to the Squirrel stove. This circulates heat through the sleeping area through radiators from the back boiler. The kitchen is well equipped with a full sized gas hob and oven, a new and efficient 12V fridge, stylish bright red tiles, a generous butler's sink and a newly fitted drinking water filter. A door leads to the bedroom built with double bed with ample storage space beneath, and two wardrobes, one at each end. The bathroom is at the stern end and is fitted with a shower, sink and a Dometic chemical cassette toilet, with a newly fitted flush pump.
Solar PV - 2 panels
Wind power - 1 turbine
Leisure batteries - 3
Starter battery - 1
Squirrel stove and back boiler feeding 4 radiators with circulation pump, expansion tank and hot water tank
Diesel powered Webasto water heater
Full sized gas oven and four-ring hob
Dometic cassette toilet with flush
Shower with Whale Gulper pump
Low wattage 12V warm lighting throughout
12V Fridge - very efficient - fitted 2017
12V Radio and speakers
|No. of engines:||1|
|Length over all:||56'|
Engine is a 3 cylinder Lister engine, I believe an SRM-3. The rudder top bearing has been renewed in 2019. The leisure batteries date from c.2012 when the solar PV and wind power were installed by the previous owner, all in excellent working condition and sufficient power supply year round. The engine bay is generous allowing easy maintenance.