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58ft Trad Stern Narrowboat £84,995

Circulus Vitae is a very handsome and well cared for two owner, trad stern narrowboat. She was completed in 2018 by New Concept Boats and offers well planned, beautifully constructed 2 berth accommodation that could easily be extended to 4 berths with the addition of a sofa bed in the saloon. She would be equally suited for live-aboard or holiday use. The hull is protected by 4 anodes and a galvanic isolator. Viewing is highly recommended. Mooring by separate negotiation.

Schematic plan of boat

Background

Stylish 10/6/5/4mm steelwork with side doors and a cruiser stern by Collingwood Boats. Front cratch with cover. Beautiful professional fit-out by New Concept Boats in painted T&G with solid light oak trims to the ceiling, painted ply and light oak trims to the cabin sides and light oak faced ply and solid light oak trims to the hull sides, offering 2 berth accommodation to a reverse lay-out. Powered by a Canaline 42hp marine diesel engine with a PRM 150 D2 hydraulic gearbox.

From the Bow

From the bow which holds the gas locker, there is a 3 8 self draining well deck. There is a cratch frame with windows to the front and a vinyl cover. The stainless steel water tank is located beneath the well deck with a surface mounted filler. The headlamp is mounted on the cratch board.

Generic Fixtures and Fittings

Painted T&G with solid light oak trims to the ceiling, painted ply and light oak trims to the cabin sides and light oak faced ply and solid light oak trims to the hull sides. All interior wood has been painted or varnished. The flooring is wooden planking to the saloon and bedroom, grey wood effect ceramic tiles in the bathroom and stone effect ceramic tiles in the galley.

Bedroom 10ft 2in

Steel, wood lined ½ glazed front doors open out onto the front deck with steps down into the bedroom.

Furniture: 4ft fixed double bed with storage below. 1 x full height double wardrobe. 1 x full height cupboard.1 x double over-bed cupboard.

Heating: 1 x central heating radiator.

Lighting: 2 x portholes with top openings. 5 x 12v, ceiling lights. 2 x 12v, reading lights.

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

Shower Room 6ft 6in

The full width shower room has a white suite comprising:

Suite: Fully tiled quadrant shower enclosure with a chrome thermostatic shower and glazed doors. Corner vanity unit with counter top porcelain wash bowl, chrome mixer tap and cupboards beneath. Thetford cassette toilet. Wall mounted mirror.

Storage: Full height storage with shelving and drawers beside the shower.

Heating: 1 x central heating radiator.

Lighting: 2 x portholes with top openings and privacy glass. 4 x 12v, LED ceiling lights.

Saloon 13ft 11in

Fixed Furniture: 1 x full height TV cabinet incorporating the solid fuel stove, with access to the flue and open storage. Breakfast bar adjacent to the galley.

Loose Furniture: 2 x leather recliner chairs with 2 matching foot stools. 2 x leather and chrome bar stools at the breakfast bar.

Heating: Solid fuel stove set on a tiled hearth and surround. 1 x central heating radiator.

Other Features: 40 Samsung, flat screen TV.

Lighting: 2 x sets of glazed steel side doors with wooden linings. 2 x portholes with top openings. 6 x 12v, ceiling lights.

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

Galley 11ft 4in

The walk through galley has custom built units with painted wooden cabinets and doors. Worktops are solid oak with ceramic tiled splash-backs.

Base units: 2 x double cupboards. 1 x 3 drawer unit. Oven housing. Fridge housing. 2 x Full height cupboards. 1 x corner shelving unit. 1 x wine rack.

Appliances: Thetford Midi Prima built in gas oven. Belling inset four burner gas hob. Inlander, 12v fridge with ice box. Russell Hobbs 700W microwave. Inset ceramic sink with chrome monobloc tap.

Lighting: 2 x portholes with top openings. 9 x 12v, ceiling lights.

Power: 4x 240v sockets.

Rear Trad Area 4ft 6in and Stern 3ft

Aft of the bedroom is the rear trad area where the engine is housed under the lift up floor panels. All the electrical hardware for the running of the boat is also housed here.
Steel rear doors, wood lined internally with sliding roof hatch lead to the rear deck and steering position.

Controls: The single lever engine control is on the port side just inside the stern doors.

Specifications

BUILDER
Quality steelwork with a trad stern by Collingwood Boats and professional fit-out by New Conncept Boats Ltd.

BUILD DETAILS
Built in 2018
Trad stern.
10/6/5/4/mm

INSULATION
Sprayfoam insulation behind the cabin linings.

BALLAST
Concrete blocks beneath the floorboards.

DIMENSIONS
Overall Length: 57
Cabin Length: 46 5
Width: 6 10
Interior Headroom: 6 8
Well Deck: 3 8
Draught: 2 3

WINDOWS, DOORS & HATCHES
Port side 4 x portholes with top openings. 1 x set of glazed steel side doors, wood lined.
Starboard side: 4 x portholes with top openings. 1 x set of glazed steel side doors, wood lined.
Front: Steel wood lined ½ glazed front doors.
Rear: Steel rear doors, wood lined internally with a sliding roof hatch.

ENGINE & TRANSMISSION
The boat is powered by a Canaline 42hp, 4 cylinder, marine diesel engine coupled to a Newage PRM 150 D2 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 one 12v alternator to charge the start battery and the 3 leisure batteries.

BOW-THHRUSTER
Vetus 55kgf electric bow thruster with controls at the stern.

WATER
The stainless steel water tank is located beneath the well deck. The twin coil calorifier is heated by the Webasto diesel fired boiler and/or the engine heat exchanger.

HEATING
Heating is provided by the solid fuel stove in the saloon and the Webasto diesel fired boiler running 3 radiators and a towel rail.

ELECTRICS
240v circuit from landline with RCD.
12v lights throughout protected by fuses.
2 x 12v, engine driven alternators.
1 x 12v, engine start battery.
4 x 12v, 105 amp/hr deep cycle leisure batteries.
Victron Energy Muliplus 3.0 kW inverter/charger.
2 x roof mounted solar panels with Epever MPPT Solar charge controller.

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

FIRE SAFETY
3 x Dry Powder extinguishers
1 x Fire Blanket
1 x Carbon Monoxide Detector.

EXTERIOR FINISH
The boat is professionally painted with coach enamels. The boat was last docked for blacking when new. The hull is protected by 4 anodes and a galvanic isolator.

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.

MOORING INFORMATION
Moorings 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.