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57ft Trad Stern Kingsground Narrowboat SOLD

Hunza is a truly bespoke live-aboard, built to precision on a Pro-Build hull and fitted by time served craftsmen from the award winning Kingsground narrowboats. Hunza's current owner designed her as a luxurious and spacious live aboard and has maintained her with care. Hunza has recently benefited from a series of useful upgrades. She had a full professional re-paint in 2019 and has been blacked at the same time. Must be viewed.

Schematic plan of boat

Background

Hunza (named after the village of Hunza in the Karakoram Mountains in Northern Pakistan) is a truly bespoke live-aboard, built to precision on a Pro-Build hull and fitted by time served craftsmen from the award winning Kingsground narrowboats. Hunzas current owner designed her as a luxurious and spacious live aboard and has maintained her with care, presenting her for sale in virtually the same condition as she was first delivered in. Hunza has recently benefited from a series of useful upgrades.

From the Bow

From the bow which holds the steel storage locker, there is a 4 open self draining well deck. There are steel locker/seats with leather padded cushions to either side of the well deck. The stainless steel water tank is located beneath the well deck with a surface mounted filler. Cratch board and new cover (not shown). The brass headlamp and horn is mounted on the cratch.

Generic Fixtures and Fittings

The ceilings, cabin sides and hull sides are lined with steamed beech faced plywood trimmed with solid cherry. Flooring throughout is solid bamboo.

Bedroom 8ft 4in

Hardwood, glazed front doors, open out onto the front deck with storage steps down into the bedroom.

Furniture: 4 fixed double bed with storage drawers and waste tank beneath. 1 x full height wardrobe with mirrored door, containing a safe. 1 x double over-bed cupboard. 1 x wall mounted shelf.

Heating: Diesel fired convection heater in the corridor.

Lighting: 2 x large portholes with drop back openings. 2 x 12v, LED ceiling lights. 2 x 12v, LED reading lights.

Power: 2 x 240v sockets.

Walk in Wardrobe 5ft 11in

The walk in wardrobe has an abundance of storage with 2 x hanging rails, a large amount of shelving and cubby holes. The Hoover washing machine is also housed here.

Heating: Wallas diesel fired convection heater.

Lighting: 1 x large porthole with drop back opening. 3 x 12v, LED ceiling lights.

Bathroom 6ft

The full width bathroom has a white suite comprising:

Suite: Hip bath with chrome shower attachment and glazed tri-folding doors. Pedestal porcelain wash basin with chrome monobloc tap. New Thetford toilet.

Other Features: Full height mirrored walls surrounding the bath. Large wall mounted bathroom cabinet.

Heating: Chrome towel radiator.

Lighting: 2 x large portholes with privacy glass and drop back openings. 3 x 12v, LED ceiling lights.

Dinette 7ft

The Pullman style dinette has quality leather upholstered bench style seats with storage space beneath. Beech and cherry table top with desmo legs. The dinette converts into a double bed. 1 x double wall cupboard. 2 x wall mounted shelves.

Lighting: 2 x large portholes with drop back openings. 2 x 12v, LED ceiling lights.

Power: 2 x 240v sockets.

Galley 5ft 9in

The galley has custom built units with beech steamed doors and drawer fronts edged in solid cherry. Worktops are solid beech block with stainless steel splash-backs.

Base units: 1 x double cupboard with drawers above. 1 x 3 drawer unit. Oven housing with drawer below. Fridge /freezer housing.

Wall Units: 2 x single wall cupboards. 2 x wall mounted shelves.

Appliances: Wallas diesel cooker with ceramic hob. Shoreline 12v, fridge/freezer. Sharp microwave. Stainless steel, inset round sink with separate drainer and a chrome monobloc tap.

Lighting: 1 x large porthole with drop back opening. 1 x set of steel side doors, wood lined internally. 3 x 12v, LED ceiling lights. 1 12v LED under shelf light.

Power: 2 x 240v sockets.

Saloon 9ft

Fixed Furniture: T.V cabinet with T.V housing and display shelves. 3 x wall mounted shelves.

Loose Furniture: Leather sofa bed that converts into a small double suitable for two children.

Other Features: Flat screen T.V

Heating: Wallas diesel fired convection heater.

Lighting: 2 x large Portholes with drop back openings. 1 x Houdini hatch. 2 x 12v, halogen ceiling lights.

Power: 4 x 240v sockets.

Rear Trad Area 3ft 10in and Stern 3ft 6in

Steps up from the saloon lead to the trad area where there are access panels to the engine and batteries. Steel rear doors, wood lined internally with sliding roof hatch lead out to the trad deck

Storage: Coat hooks. 2 x small cupboards.

Other Features: New hatch cover.

Flooring: Chequer plate flooring.

Controls: The single lever engine control and control panel are just inside the rear doors on the port side.

Lighting: 1 x 12v, LED ceiling light.

Specifications

BUILDER
Quality steelwork by Pro-Build. Craftsmen fitout by Kingsground Narrowboats.

BUILD DETAILS
May 2006
Trad Style
10/6/4mm

INSULATION
Spray-foam insulation behind the cabin linings.

BALLAST
Concrete slabs under the floor boards.

DIMENSIONS
Overall Length: 57′
Cabin Length: 46
Width: 6 10
Interior Headroom: 6 7
Well Deck: 4 0
Draught: Not stated

WINDOWS, DOORS & HATCHES
Port: 6 x large portholes with drop back openings. Starboard: 4 x large portholes with drop back openings. 1 x set of steel side doors, wood lined internally.
Front: Steel hatch on bow locker. Hardwood, glazed front doors.
Rear: Steel stern doors and sliding roof hatch, wood lined internally.
Roof: 1 x Houdini hatch.

ENGINE & TRANSMISSION
The boat is powered by a 38hp Beta Marine, 4 cylinder, water cooled, diesel engine coupled to a PRM 120 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 4 leisure batteries.

BOW-THRUSTER
Vetus electric bow-thruster with controls at the stern.

WATER
The 130 gallon stainless steel water tank housed beneath the well deck. Water pump with pressure switch housed in the adjacent to the tank. Twin coil calorifier heated by the engines heat exchanger and/or a diesel fired immersion.

HEATING
Heating is provided by 2 Wallas diesel fired convection heaters and a heated towel rail in the bathroom.

ELECTRICS
240v circuit with RCD.
240v landline socket.
12v lights throughout protected by fuses.
2 x 12v, 70/110 amp/hr engine driven alternators.
1 x 12v, 110 amp/hr engine start battery.
4 x 12v 110 amp/hr deep cycle leisure batteries.
2.5kw Victron inverter/charger.

GAS
This is a gas free boat.

FIRE SAFETY
3 x Dry Powder extinguishers
1 x Fire Blanket

EXTERIOR FINISH
The boat was professionally painted in quality coach enamels in Nov 2019 and has been extremely well maintained. The boat was docked for blacking in Aug 2019, Interzone 954 was used so the boat is protected for another 7 years. The hull is also protected by Zinger zinc coating, 4 anodes and a galvanic isolator.

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

MOORING INFORMATION
There is the potential for a property with a mooring to be available for sale with this boat 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.