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59ft Trad Stern Narrowboat £32,995

"Titan" is a handsome well cared for live-aboard narrowboat built by respected builder Mike Heywood and subject to a comprehensive refit by a previous owner to a high standard. She benefited from a repaint in 2016 and she was last docked for blacking and new anodes in July 2016 when she also had a survey. She has a Boat Safety Certificate valid until September 2022. Viewing is recommended.

Schematic plan of boat

Background

Quality steelwork believed to be 6.35mm/6mm//4mm by Mike Heywood with side doors and a trad stern. Stylish fit-out by Mike Heywood with a comprehensive re-fit by a previous owner to a good standard offering comfortable 2 berth accommodation which could be increased to 4 berth by the addition of a sofa bed in the saloon. Powered by a Perkins 4108 40hp, 4 cylinder diesel engine coupled to a Hurth hydraulic gearbox.

From the Bow

From the bow which holds the gas locker, there is a 5ft open self draining well deck with seats to all sides. The water tank is located beneath the well deck with a surface mounted filler. The headlamp is mounted on a mast at the bow.

Generic fixtures and fittings

The ceilings and cabin sides are lined with painted plywood panels with solid pine trims. The hull sides are lined with painted T&G trimmed with solid pine. There are curtains or blinds to all windows. Flooring throughout is carpet tiles except in the bathroom which has wood effect laminate.

Saloon 14ft 10in

Steel front doors, open out onto the front deck with a step down into the spacious saloon.

Fixed Furniture: 2 x full height cupboards/wardrobes to either side of the front doors. 1 x half height cupboard. Wall mounted bookcase.

Loose Furniture: L shaped leather sofa.

Heating: Solid fuel stove with back boiler set on a tiled hearth.

Other Features: wall mounted 24in flat screen TV with sound bar.

Lighting: 3 x windows with top hopper openings. 7 x 12v, LED ceiling lights.

Power: 2 x 240v sockets plus USB. 3 x 240v sockets. 1 x TV aerial.

Galley 10ft

The large walk through galley has custom built cabinets in solid pine. Quartz tiled worktops edged in pine.

Base units: 3 x single cupboards ( one is accessed from the saloon). 2 x 3 drawer units. Full height larder unit with drop down table cupboard. Fridge housing. Cooker space.

Wall Units: 1 x wall cupboard. Wall shelves. Microwave housing.

Appliances: New World slot in gas cooker with separate oven and grill. 12v, Shoreline fridge with ice box. Argos, 700w microwave. Twin tub washing machine. Inset, stainless steel sink and drainer with chrome mixer tap.

Lighting: 2 x windows with top hopper openings. 1 x set of steel side doors, wood lined internally with roof hatch and side steps. 1 x Bulls-eye ceiling light. 9 x 12v, LED ceiling lights.

Power: 5 x 240v sockets.

Bathroom 7ft 2in x 4ft

The fully tiled spacious cabin bathroom has a white suite comprising:

Suite: Corner bath with a chrome mixer shower over. Vanity unit with large ceramic wash basin, chrome taps and a cupboard beneath. Jabsco pump-out toilet. Wall mounted mirror with shelf below.

Lighting: 1 x window with top hopper opening. 1 x Bulls-eye ceiling light. 4 x 12v, LED ceiling lights.

Heating: 1 x towel rail.

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

Corrridor Heating: 1 x central heating radiator

Bedroom 13ft 5in

Spacious rear cabin/bedroom where the engine and the electrical hardware for the boat are also housed.

Furniture: 4ft fixed double bed with storage space below. 1 x electrics cupboard. Dressing table with drawers below. Under gunwale cupboards. 5 x over-bed cupboards.

Heating: Boatman's solid fuel stove set on a tiled hearth. 1 x central heating radiator.

Lighting: 4 x brass portholes with top openings. 1 x Bulls-eye ceiling light. 3 x 12v, LED ceiling lights. 2 x 12v, LED reading lights.

Power: 4 x 240v sockets. 1 x 12v socket.

Stern 3ft 10in

Steel rear doors, wood panelled internally and traditionally decorated with sliding roof hatch lead from the rear cabin to the rear deck and steering position.

Other Features: Taff rail.

Controls: The speed wheel and lever engine controls are on the port side just inside the stern doors.

Specifications

BUILDER
Quality steelwork with a trad stern by Mike Heywood.
Stylish fit-out by Mike Heywood with a comprehensive re-fit
by a previous owner to a good standard.

BUILD DETAILS
Built in 1984
Trad stern.
Believed to be 6.35/6/4/mm

INSULATION
Spray foam insulation behind the cabin linings.

BALLAST
Concrete blocks beneath the floorboards.

DIMENSIONS
Overall Length: 59ft
Cabin Length: 46ft 2in
Width: 6ft 10in
Interior Headroom: 6ft 4in
Well Deck: 5ft
Draught 2ft 5in

WINDOWS, DOORS & HATCHES
Port side: 5 x windows with top hopper openings. 2 x
brass portholes with top openings.
Starboard side: 4 x windows with top hopper openings. 1
x set of steel side doors, wood lined internally. 2 x brass
portholes with top openings.
Front: Steel front doors.
Rear: Steel rear doors wood lined internally, with sliding
roof hatch.
Roof: 3 x Bulls-eye ceiling lights.

GAS
2 x Propane cylinders housed in the bow locker, provide
gas to the oven grill and hob.

WATER
The large polypropylene water tank is located beneath the
well deck. Water is heated by the engine heat exchanger.

HEATING
Heating is provided by the solid fuel stove with back boiler
in the saloon which runs to radiators and the Boatman's
solid fuel stove in the rear cabin.

ELECTRICS
240v circuit from landline with RCD.
12v lights throughout protected by fuses.
1 x 12v, engine driven alternator.
1 x 12v, engine start battery.
4 x 12v, 105 amp/hr deep cycle leisure batteries.
Sterling 1.8kw inverter.
Victron Battery management system.

FIRE SAFETY
4 x 1kg Dry Powder extinguishers
1 x Fire Blanket
2 x Carbon Monoxide Detectors.
3 x Smoke Alarms

EXTERIOR FINISH
The boat was repainted in July 2016. The boat was last
docked for blacking in July 2016. The hull is protected by 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 Perkins 4108, 4 cylinder, marine
diesel engine coupled to a Hurth hydraulic gearbox with 2: 1
reduction, turning the propeller. The exhaust is lagged,
silenced and vents out from under the side deck.
The engine powers a 12v alternator to charge the start
battery and the 4 leisure batteries.

MOORING INFORMATION
Moorings are not available with this boat.

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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.