Sunbury on Thames London UK
Beautifully presented 1928 motor boat. Built by Bert Shuttler of Poole in Dorset. Carvel planked pitch pine on steam bent oak frames with three varnished teak planks above the rubbing band. The deck is constructed from sawn oak frames covered in softwood match boarding with marine ply and Tek deck. The transom is teak.
The wheel house has an opening front screen and sliding roof hatch. Interior light and carpet over sound insulation. Below the wheel house floor are the batteries. There is ample storage in the side lockers and storage for two gas bottles. The steering console also houses battery chargers and gauges.
In the cabin is a wardrobe on the stb side and galley on the port side with the engine box in the centre. The galley has a 12v fridge, double hob, grill and oven. hot and cold pressured water at the sink. The main saloon has u shaped seating on the port side and banquet seating on the stb. The centre table lowers to convert into 1 double berth and 1 single berth. Good storage inside the berths with water tanks. Good quality carpet over sound insulation underlay. Period lights and opening hatch. Very good decoration and polished joinery.
Forward is the head with pressured hot and cold water for the shower and wash hand basin A cassette toilet with the option of a sea toilet. There is an opening deck hatch and light fitting. In the bow locker is the anchor chain, storage and gas water heater.
The engine is a Perkins 4108 serviced each year. Soft engine mounts and Aquadrive to reduce noise and vibration. On the deck is a signal mast, handrails, cleats and fairleads. Anchor and chain. Fenders and warps.
There is a full all over winter cover, screen cover, hatch covers and rear pram hood.
She comes with a current Boat Safety certificate.
|Vessel type:||Motor yacht|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Drive type:||Shaft drive|
|Length over all:||27'|
|Length at waterline:||27'|
|Maximum draft:||2' 6"|
|Keel type:||Full Keel|
|Displacement:||6 metric tons|
|Fuel capacity:||10 Gallons|
|Water capacity:||30 Gallons|