Cobwebs has been owned by us since 2012 and we believe had one previous owner from new. She has been lightly cruised on the Middle Level and Great Ouse system and we have ensured she has been serviced and well maintained. A super boat for living on or holidays; easy to manouver and ample storage on board and ready to cruise and enjoy. We are selling her as we are planning a move to Scotland. Good headroom for tall owners (I am 6’3”).
Spec: flat hull, Calcutt fit out, permanent double berth, Rockwool insulated, Hopper windows, side hatch with wooden liner, front steel doors with wooden liner (new August 2015), wood rear door with painted panels.
Engine: BMC 1.8, four cylinder, keel cooled, PRM 150 gearbox, 47 gallon diesel tank. Regularly serviced.
Hot water from engine.
Water tank capacity 190 gallons. Tank located on front deck. Recently painted with Vactan.
Batteries: 1 starter and 3 domestic (all 12 v electric system).
Solar panel: 2 fixed roof panels, internal control panel with USB charging unit (fitted 2015).
Hull repainted October 2013 by Little Ouse Moorings (paint reference details available) and brass plank racks fitted,
Blacking: 2013, 2015, 2018 and booked to be done Aug 2020.
New Boat Safety Certificate until June 2024
During our ownership (2012 to date) all work has been done by professional boat engineers and fitters. Front doors, easy deploy Anchor & chain rear deck, kitchen and heating system fitted by Fox Narrowboats of March and complies to current safety standards with double skin flue and seated within enclosed floor pan.
L shaped kitchen: original kitchen and flooring removed and new refit June 2018.
5 cupboards with internal lighting and 1 drawer unit. Oak effect work tops. Stirling sink and new taps. Original Vannette GG7000 cooker (4 ring, separate grill and oven) and LEC fridge. All 12v.
New wider steps installed 2017 with storage under. Windows both sides. 2 x Fire extinguishers and 1 fire blanket, coat and key rack. Brass curtain rails and curtains and window blind. (The new kitchen has ample storage and the cupboard internal lighting makes it easy to find items. No more scrabbling at the back of cupboards. The new lay out means we have ample work surfaces to prepare food and also the option of using one side as a breakfast bar.)
Lounge area: Radiator, side hatch, window, new Morso Squirrel back boiler multi fuel stove fitted 2019 and new insulation fitted behind fire and re tiled, fixed cupboard for storage and houses heating pump), fixed shelf unit, 2 recliner chairs, reading ceiling lights, fire resistant mat, large mirror fixed to wall, brass curtain rail and curtains, coal scuttle and new flooring 2018.
Bathroom: Thetford cassette toilet and spare cassette, bath with shower, basin vanity unit with tiled splash back and fitted corner cupboard underneath, wall unit, radiator, window, window blind and steampunk toilet roll holder, new flooring 2018.
Corridor: window and brass curtain rails and curtain, new flooring 2018.
Bedroom: Door to fixed 4' bed and mattress with under bed storage one half, and two under bed drawers other half, over bed double cupboard open fronted, light fittings on wall at top of bed, fixed wardrobe and integral shelf houses water for heating, fixed corner shelves, two windows and brass curtain rails and curtains, fixed mirror, wall mounted small table (pull up), fire extinguisher, novelty fairy door amuses young visitors, steps to deck, access to storage area under front deck houses water pump, double steel doors to front.
Front deck: water tank (cleaned & repainted 2019). Ample room for storage on deck.
Rear deck: new decking installed by us 2019. Housing for gas supply. Anchor point. Gas locker (2 bottle). Wooden external door. Bench seat.
Sale includes: two adult buoyancy aids, two gas bottles, two life rings/buoys, gangplank new 2018, long pole new 2017, boat hook, canal art painted coal scuttle, fire extinguishers & blanket, windlasses various types, mooring pins, various lock keys, canal and river maps & guides, chimney sweeping & fire kit, ash can, long and cruising chimneys with hat, spare flooring, smoke and CO alarms.
|Model:||50 Cruiser Stern|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Length over all:||50'|
|Fuel capacity:||47 Gallons|
|Water capacity:||190 Gallons|