|Tax Status:||Tax Exempt|
Maldon, Essex Essex UK|
A very well presented motor cruiser, in commission, on the water and "ready to go". She offers very versatile accommodation, suitable for coastal cruising and the inland waterways of UK and Europe.
She has been professionally converted from working vessel. Retaining many of her original features. The wheel house is collapsible, to achieve an air draft as little as 6ft. (8ft 6ins with the wheel house in situ) The 50hp Beta Marine diesel engine was installed new in 2012. 900 engine hours.
She has been kept in a very clean and well painted condition throughout.
Carvel planked all copper fastened, Iroko on Oak. The super structure is marine ply epoxy sheathed and painted.
The present owners have explored the upper reaches of the Thames/ Gone as far west inland to Bristol on the inland waterways and also spent time on the Broads. Her home turf are the muddy Estuaries of the East Coast Rivers.
She can be totally self sufficient (not requiring 240v.), Cabin heating and hot water. Offers 5 full length berths.
Wheel steering from forward facing wheelhouse.
|Vessel condition:||very good, professionally maintained|
|Vessel type:||single wooden displacement hull|
|Model:||Single engine motor cruiser.|
|Registry:||SSR part III|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||Beta Marine|
|Drive type:||Shaft drive|
|Cruising Speed:||6 Knots|
|Maximum Speed:||8 Knots|
|Length over all:||32' 6"|
|Length of deck:||31'|
|Length at waterline:||28'|
|Hull colour:||Sky Blue|
|Keel type:||Full Keel|
|Displacement:||6 metric tons|
|Fuel capacity:||180 Litres|
|Water capacity:||180 Litres|
Engine installed new in 2012, sited amidships under the wheelhouse floor.
Beta Marine 4cylinder, 50hp diesel engine. Raw water cooled. Single lever Morse controls. Hydraulic steering and gearbox
Shaft drive to triple balded fixed propeller.
She has a cruising speed of 6knots, maximum to 7.5knots.
Batteries All renewed in 2018
2 x fuel tanks capacity of 180litres
Last service July 2019.
Robust fishing boat type of hull shape, likened to that of the Watson work boat hulls. She has a long keel . draft of just 3ft. She has a small amount of pig iron internal ballast.
Carvel planked hull, painted finish, sky blue
The decks are part epoxy sheathed plywood and part laid deck on ply.
All the super structure is constructed out of Iroko on oak beams and marine ply again sheathed and a painted finish in light grey.
In the wheel house, forward heads compartment and owners double cabin there is 6ft headroom.
In the aft cabin/ galley/ saloon the cabin floor slopes from 5ft 7ins down to 5ft 3ins.
Planar diesel fed heater ducted hot air to both fore and aft cabins and the heads
Heads compartment in the fore peak access from the wheelhouse. Toilet manual pump and sink. Potential for a shower facility (not fitted). Manual cold water pumps Pressurised system for the hot outlets.
Steps aft of wheelhouse down into owners double cabin plus a small pipe cot berth under starboard side deck.
Aft cabin companionway from deck. Galley starboard side with sink, gas hob, oven and grill. Work surface with stowage cupboards under. ( lights inside all cupboards.) Light canvas window coverings give privacy without blocking out the natural light. Opposite is a dinette with opposing settee seating. Upholstery covered cushions. with varnished wooden dining table, this converts to make up a small double berth 6ft 3ins length. 12v Coolbox is plugged into 12v socket in the wheel house.
Fisherman's anchor with chain and warp
CQR kedge anchor.
Ensign, staff and holder.
Dinghy, oars and rowlocks, lives on the aft decking.
Warps and fenders
Bronze ships portlights.
Toughened glass in the wheel house and fixed glazing.
Rigging box on fore deck.
Gas locker on mid deck.
2 x large bronze mooring cleats fix to aft deck.
12 volt system all cabin / cupboard lights use LED bulbs.
100amp alternator fitted to the engine ,
1 x engine start battery
2 x service batteries
charged through a splitter . All barreries were new in 2018
Cruiser depth sounder
Standard chart plotter
2 x 1kg fire extinguishers
horseshoe life ring
2 x auto life-jackets.
Vented Gas locker on deck.
Side decks have section of waist height stanchions with varnished wooden hand rail
Large manual Whale pumps x 2 , 1 x automatic bilge pump
grab rails fixed to coach roofs.
Note: Indicated location is approximate general area only.