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70ft Semi-Trad Stern Narrowboat £69,750

Lilypad is a two owner, 70ft high specification live-aboard boat built by respected builder Debdale Wharf. She is fitted with a Nanni engine and hydraulic drive system, which provides a very smooth and quiet propulsion system. Lilypad has been well cared for by her current owners and presents as almost new inside, with a very light and airy feel. She offers comfortable 4-berth accommodation. Viewing is highly recommended. Moorings are available by separate negotiation.

Background

70ft Semi-Trad stern narrow boat. Quality 10/6/4mm steelwork with front cratch and cover, two sets of side doors, a semi-trad stern and a rear pram cover by Debdale Wharf Marina. Professional fit-out in painted plywood panels with painted solid wood trims offering 4 berth accommodation. Powered by a Nanni, 5 cylinder 62hp marine diesel engine transversely mounted and coupled to a Nanni Hydraulic drive system. The hydraulic system is also used to power a bow-thruster.
BSSC to August 2018.

From the Bow

From the bow which holds a storage locker, there is a 4′ self draining well deck with steel locker/seats to either side and a drop down table. There is a hardwood cratch frame with windows to the front and a vinyl cover with clear panels. The stainless steel water tank is located beneath the well deck with a surface mounted filler. The headlamp is mounted on the front of the cratch frame.

Generic fixtures and fittings

The ceilings, cabin sides and hull sides are lined with painted plywood panels trimmed with painted solid wood. There are curtains or blinds to all windows. Flooring throughout is wood effect laminate.

Saloon 13′ 10″

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

Fixed Furniture: 2 x full height corner cupboards, one having recessed, illuminated display shelves. Under gunwale corner unit with storage cupboards to either side of the stove.

Loose Furniture: 2 x leather swivel/recline armchairs with matching footstools.

Heating: Bubble diesel fired stove set on a tiled hearth built into a corner unit. Fin rads.

Lighting: 2 x Worcester S hybrid windows with top hopper opening vents. 4 x 24v, halogen ceiling lights with a dimmer switch. 4 x 24v, LED ceiling lights. 4 x 24v, LED wall lights. 2 x 24v, fluorescent cupboard lights.

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

Dinette 7′

The Pullman style dinette has padded, bench seats with storage space beneath. The dinette converts into a double berth

Loose Furniture: Wooden table top with desmo leg which extends to seat six. 2 x stools.

Heating: Fin rads.

Lighting: 2 x Worcester S hybrid windows with top hopper opening vents. 6 x 24v, LED ceiling lights.

Power: 2 x 240v sockets.

Galley 9′ 10″

The walk through galley has custom built units with shaker style painted door and drawer fronts.Worktops are wood effect laminate with full height ceramic tiled splash-backs.

Base units: 3 x double cupboards with drawers above. Full height oven housing with cupboards above and below. Fridge housing. Built in wine racks beneath the cupboards.

Wall Units: 4 x locker style wall cupboards. 2 x open display shelves.

Appliances: Stoves New Home built in eye level gas oven with separate grill. Stoves New Home inset, 4 burner gas hob. Lec 240v, fridge. 700w Tesco microwave. Inset, stainless steel 1 ½ sink and drainer with matching monobloc tap.

Lighting: 1 x set of steel side doors, wood lined internally. 1 x Houdini hatch. 4 x 24v, LED ceiling lights. 1 x 24v, LED under gunwale light. 4 x 24v, fluorescent under cupboard lights.

Power: 4 x 240v sockets. Intercom phone.

SHOWER ROOM 6′ 6″ x 4′

The cabin shower room has a white suite comprising:

Suite: Fully tiled shower enclosure with bi-folding glazed doors and a thermostatic mixer shower. Vanity unit with porcelain wash basin, chrome mixer taps and a cupboard beneath. Thetford cassette toilet with 2 spare cassettes.

Storage: Full height storage cupboard.

Heating: Towel rail.

Lighting: 1 x porthole with top hopper opening vent and privacy glass. 4 x 24v, LED ceiling lights.

Power: 1 x shaver point in cupboard.

Corridor Heating: Fin rad.

Corridor Lighting: 1 x fixed porthole. 2 x 24v, LED ceiling lights. 2 x 24v, LED under gunwale lights.

Corridor Power: 2 x 240v sockets.

Bedroom 9′ 7″

Furniture: Fixed double bed which extends to 6′ wide with storage drawers below. Full height corner wardrobe with hanging rails and shelves. 1 x double over-bed cupboard.

Heating: Fin rad.

Lighting: 1 x set of steel side doors, wood lined internally. 1 x porthole with top hopper opening vent. 5 x 24v, LED ceiling lights. 2 x 24v, LED reading lights.

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

Utility 8′ 2″

Furniture: Full height wardrobes. Wood effect laminate worktops with a cupboard, washing machine and freezer below. Electrics cupboard housing all the electrical equipment for the boat. Small hand wash basin with chrome taps set into a recess with cupboard above. Wall shelves.

Heating: 1 x central heating radiator.

Appliances: 240v, Frigidaire freezer. Hotpoint washer/dryer.

Lighting: 2 x portholes with top hopper opening vents. 4 x 24v, LED ceiling lights.

Power: 6 x 240v sockets. Intercom phone.

SEMI TRAD DECK 4′ & STERN 3′ 6″

Steel rear doors, wood lined internally with sliding roof hatch lead from the utility room to the semi-trad deck. There are steel locker/seats to either side of the semi-trad deck and the engine is housed under the lift up floor panels. Steel stern doors lead to the rear deck and steering position

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

Other Features: All weather cruising canopy.

Specifications

BUILDER
Quality steelwork with semi-trad stern and a painted plywood fit-out by Debdale Wharf Marina.

INSULATION
Spray foam insulation behind the cabin linings.

BALLAST
Concrete blocks beneath the floorboards.

DIMENSIONS
Overall Length: 70′
Cabin Length: 55′
Width: 6′ 10″
Interior Headroom: 6′ 6″
Well Deck: 4′
Draught Not Stated

WINDOWS, DOORS & HATCHES
Port side: 2 x Worcester S hybrid windows with top hopper opening vents. 3 x portholes with top hopper opening vents.
Starboard side: 2 x Worcester S hybrid windows with top hopper opening vents. 2 x portholes, 1 with top hopper opening vent. 2 x sets of steel side doors, wood lined internally.
Front: Steel, ½ glazed front doors, wood lined internally.
Rear: Steel rear doors, wood lined internally with sliding roof hatch. Steel stern doors.

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

WATER
The 200 gallon stainless steel water tank is located beneath the well deck. Water pump with pressure switch is located adjacent to the tank. 2 x twin coil calorifiers are heated by the 2 x 240v emersions, back boiler on the diesel fired stove and/or the engine heat exchanger.

HEATING
Heating is provided by the Bubble diesel fired stove in the saloon with back boiler running fin rads, panel radiator and a towel rail.

ELECTRICS
240v circuit from landline with RCD.
24v lights throughout protected by fuses.
2 x 12v, engine driven alternators.
1 x 12v, engine start battery.
12 x 2v, traction batteries.
Mastervolt 4kw inverter/charger.
Mastervolt DC-DC converter/charger.
Battery Management system.

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

EXTERIOR FINISH
The boat was professionally painted when built and has been extremely well maintained. The boat was last docked for blacking in September 2015. The hull is protected by 6 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.

ENGINE & TRANSMISSION
The boat is powered by a Nanni 5 cylinder 62hp marine diesel engine transversely mounted and coupled to a Nanni Hydraulic drive system, 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 12 x 2v traction batteries.

MOORING INFORMATION
Current moorings are available by separate negotiation.

BOW-THRUSTER Bow-thruster is powered by the hydraulic system.

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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.