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60ft Cruiser Stern Narrowboat £69,995

About Time is a beautiful almost new 2018 narrowboat. She is a two-owner boat that has been used very little and is only showing 160 engine hours. The large sofa bed in the saloon allows for comfortable 4 berth accommodation. There is a BSSC which is valid until July 2022. Her owner has kept her in pristine condition and viewing is highly recommended. Mooring available by separate negotiation.

Background

60ft Cruiser stern narrow boat. Stylish 10/6/4/4/mm steelwork with side doors, rear pram cover and a cruiser stern by PM Buckle Narrowboats. Stylish fit-out by PM Buckle Narrowboats in beech faced plywood with solid beech trims offering comfortable 2-4 berth accommodation to a traditional lay-out. Powered by a Vetus 43hp, 4 cylinder marine diesel engine coupled to a TMC 60 Technodrive gearbox.

BSSC to July 2022.

From the Bow

From the bow which holds the water tank there is a 4 open self draining well deck. The headlamp is mounted on the front bulkhead.

Generic fixtures and fittings

The ceilings, cabin sides and hull sides are lined with beech faced plywood panels trimmed with solid beech. All interior wood has been varnished to a gloss finish. There are Venetian blinds to all windows. Flooring throughout is wood effect laminate except in the bathroom which has tile effect laminate.

Saloon 14ft

Wooden, half glazed front doors open out onto the front deck with storage steps down into the saloon.

Fixed Furniture: 2 x half height corner cabinets. 1 x half height cabinet.

Loose Furniture: L shaped sofa bed. The sofa converts into a large double berth.

Other Features: 24 flat screen TV with built in DVD player.

Heating: Morso solid fuel stove set on a raised hearth and surround. Under floor heating.

Lighting: 4 x windows with top hopper opening vents. 4 x 12v, LED ceiling lights. 1 x 12v, wall light.

Power: 6 x 240v sockets. 2 x 12v sockets. 1 x TV aerial point.

Galley 8ft 9in

The U shaped galley has custom built units in solid beech. Worktops are solid wood block.

Base units: 2 x cupboards which extend into the corners and have small drawers above. 1 x single cupboard beneath the sink. Cooker space. Fridge housing. Lift up table leaf.

Wall Units: 1 x double wall cupboard

Appliances: Thetford Caprice MKIII slot in gas cooker with separate grill and oven. 12v, Shoreline fridge with freezer box. Samsung 800w microwave. Ceramic Butler sink with chrome monobloc tap.

Lighting: 1 x window with top hopper opening vent. 1 x set of steel side doors, with glazed inner doors. 3 x 12v, ceiling lights.

Power: 2 x 240v sockets.

Bathroom 6ft 8in x 4ft

The cabin bathroom has a white suite comprising:

Suite: Shower enclosure with thermostatic mixer shower and a bi-folding glazed door. Vanity unit with inset ceramic wash basin, chrome mixer tap and a cupboard beneath. Mansfield pump-out toilet.

Storage: Storage beside the shower. Wall mounted bathroom cabinet.

Lighting: 1 x porthole with top hopper opening vent and privacy glass. 2 x 12v, LED ceiling lights.

Heating: Under floor heating.

Corridor Lighting: 1 x porthole with top hopper opening vent. 1 x 12v, LED ceiling light.

Bedroom 10ft 5in

Furniture: Fixed double bed with storage drawers below. 1 x full height double wardrobe with two drawers in the base. 1 x double over-bed cupboard. 1 x half height cupboard at the bed head.

Heating: Under floor heating.

Lighting: 1 x window with top hopper opening vent. 1 x porthole with top hopper opening vent. 2 x 12v, LED ceiling lights. 1 x 12v LED under cupboard light.

Power: 4 x 240v sockets. 1 x TV aerial point.

Utility 5ft 2in

Aft of the bedroom is the rear utility room. All the electrical equipment for the running of the boat is housed here as well as plumbing and electrics for a washing machine to be fitted.

Furniture: Woodblock work bench. 2 x cupboards. 1 x full height cupboard. 1 x electrics cupboard.

Heating: Under floor heating.

Lighting: 1 x porthole with top hopper opening vent. 2 x 12v, LED ceiling lights.

Power: 2 x 240v sockets.

Cruiser Deck and Stern 8ft 8in

Steel rear doors, wood lined internally with sliding roof hatch lead to the cruiser deck and steering position. The engine is housed under the lift up deck panels.

Controls: The column mounted single lever engine control is on the port side.

Other Features: There is a rear locker/seat across the stern. 2 x gas locker/seats to either side of the stern doors. All weather cruising canopy.

Specifications

BUILDER
Quality steelwork with side doors, cruiser stern and beech
faced plywood fit-out to a traditional lay-out by PM Buckle
Narrowboats.

INSULATION
Spray foam insulation behind the cabin linings.

BALLAST
Concrete blocks beneath the floorboards.

DIMENSIONS
Overall Length: 60
Cabin Length: 43 6
Width: 6 10
Interior Headroom: 6 5
Well Deck: 4
Draught 1 10

WINDOWS, DOORS & HATCHES
Port side: 3 x windows with top hopper opening vents. 2 x
portholes with top hopper opening vents.
Starboard side: 3 x windows with top hopper opening
vents. 1 x set of steel side doors, with glazed inner doors. 2
x portholes with top hopper opening vents.
Front: Wooden, glazed front doors.
Rear: Steel rear doors, wood lined internally with sliding
roof hatch.

GAS
2 x 13kg Propane cylinders housed in the rear lockers
provide gas to the cooker.

WATER
The 110 gallon integral steel water tank is located in the
bow. Water pump with pressure switch is located adjacent
to the tank. Twin coil calorifier is heated by the 240v
emersion heater and/or the engine heat exchanger.

HEATING
Heating is provided by the Morso solid fuel stove in the
saloon and the Electric under floor heating system.

ELECTRICS
240v circuit from landline with RCD.
12v lights throughout protected by fuses.
2 x 12v, engine driven alternators.
1 x 12v, 110 amp/hr engine start battery.
2 x 12v, 110 amp/hr deep cycle leisure batteries.
1kw inverter (currently not fitted).
2 x Roof mounted solar panels 60/80w

FIRE SAFETY
4 x 1kg Dry Powder extinguishers
1 x Fire Blanket

EXTERIOR FINISH
The boat was professionally painted when built. The hull is
protected by black bitumen and 4 anodes.

ADDITIONAL ITEMS OF INVENTORY
The boat comes equipped with a normal cruising inventory
including a full set of ropes and fenders. Any additional
items not listed must be negotiated separately with the
owner.

ENGINE & TRANSMISSION
The boat is powered by a Vetus 43hp, 4 cylinder, marine
diesel engine coupled to a Technodrive TMC 60 gearbox
with 2: 1 reduction, turning the propeller. The exhaust is
lagged, silenced and vents out from under the side deck.
The engine powers twin 12v alternators to charge the start
battery and the 2 leisure batteries.

MOORING INFORMATION
Current moorings are available by separate negotiation.

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PLEASE NOTE: The information contained in this brochure is based on our own inspection and information provided by the owner and is intended as a sales aid only to assist you to decide whether you would like to move to the next stage and view the boat for yourself. Measurements can only be taken as approximate. Nothing contained herein constitutes a contract or offer. This is not a survey. We always recommend that a full survey is carried out prior to purchase.