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50ft Trad Stern Narrowboat SOLD - £29,995

Spieky is a handsome one owner trad stern narrowboat (unusual for a boat of this age) by Aynho Wharf. The saloon features a comfortable L-shaped dinette that converts to a double bed allowing for 4 berth accommodation. She would benefit from some cosmetic improvements to the interior and this has been reflected in the asking price. She has a Boat Safety Certificate valid until March 2020. Mooring available by separate negotiation. Lying in Cheshire.

Background

50ft Trad style narrow boat. Quality 10/8/6/4mm steelwork by Aynho Wharf Boatbuilders with side doors and a trad stern. Powered by a Beta Marine 43hp, 4 cylinder marine diesel engine with a PRM 160 hydraulic gearbox. High quality fit-out by Aynho Wharf Boatbuilders in oak faced ply with solid oak trims throughout, giving 4 berth accommodation to a traditional layout. There is some water damage to the interior panels.

BSSC to March 2020.

From the Bow

From the bow which holds the gas locker, there is a 4ft 7in self draining well deck with locker/seats to either side. The stainless steel water tank is located below the well deck with a surface mounted filler. The headlamp is mounted on the roof.

Generic fixtures and fittings

The ceilings and cabin sides are lined with oak faced plywood trimmed with solid oak. The hull sides are lined with plywood covered in carpet All interior wood has been varnished. There are curtains or blinds to all windows. Flooring throughout is carpet tiles.

Saloon 12ft 6in

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

Fixed Furniture: 1 x half height corner cupboard. “L” shaped fixed settee/dinette. The settee can be used as a dinette or converts into a double berth. Under gunwale bookcase. 1 x under gunwale shelf.

Loose Furniture: 2 x Oak table tops( small and large that stow away under the gunwale) with desmo legs.

Other Features: Intercom system between the saloon and rear trad area.

Heating: Bubble diesel fired stove set on a corner hearth and surround. 1 x central heating radiator with shelf above.

Lighting: 2 x windows to the front bulkhead. 2 x windows with top hopper opening vents. 3 x 12v, LED wall lights.

Power: 6 x 240v sockets. 3 x 12v sockets. 1 x TV aerial point.

Galley 7ft 2in

The “U” shaped galley has custom built units in oak. Worktops are laminate with ceramic tiled splash-backs.

Base units: 1 x double cupboard that extends into the corners. 1 x built in wine rack. 1 x single cupboard. Full height oven & fridge housing with storage above.

Wall Units: 1 x single wall mounted cupboard.

Appliances: Vanette SL5, built in gas oven and grill. Vanette 4000/2, inset, four burner gas hob. 12v, Inlander fridge with icebox. Inset, cream enamel 1 ½ sink and drainer with matching monobloc tap.

Lighting: 1 x window with top hopper opening vent. 1 x set of steel side doors, wood lined internally with glass inner screen, Perspex outer screen, side steps and a roof hatch. 1 x 12v, fluorescent wall light. 2 x 12v, LED wall lights.

Power: 4 x 240v sockets. 2 x 12v, sockets.

Bathroom 5ft 10in x 4ft

The cabin bathroom room has a beige suite comprising:

Full size bath with mixer shower and shower curtain. Porcelain wash basin, gold effect taps and cupboard below. Sealand Traveller pump-out toilet.

Lighting: 1 x porthole with top hopper opening vent and privacy glass. 1 x 12v, fluorescent wall light. 1 x 12v, ceiling light.

Corridor Heating: 1 x central heating radiator with shelf above.

Corridor Lighting: 1 x fixed porthole. 2 x 12v, LED wall lights.

Corridor Power: 2 x 240v sockets. 1 x 12v socket.

Bedroom 7ft

Furniture: Fixed double bed that extends to 4’6” and has a storage drawer below. 1 x over-bed cupboard. 1 x full height double wardrobe. 1 x under gunwale shelf.

Heating: 1 x central heating radiator with shelf above.

Lighting: 1 x porthole with top hopper style opening vent. 1 x fixed porthole. 1 x 12v, LED wall light. 2 x 12v, halogen reading lights.

Power: 2 x 240v sockets. 1 x 12v socket.

Aft Area 5ft and stern 3ft 6in

A door from the bedroom leads to the trad area where the engine is housed under the floor panels as well as all the electrical hardware for the running of the boat. Steel rear doors, wood panelled internally with sliding roof hatch lead to the rear deck and steering position.

Other Features: Steerer’s seats. Intercom system between the saloon and rear trad area.

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

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

Specifications

BUILDER

Quality steelwork with trad stern and an oak fit-out to a traditional lay-out by Aynho Wharf Boatbuilders.

BUILD DETAILS

Built in 1995
Trad stern.
10/8/6/4mm

INSULATION

Polystyrene insulation behind the cabin linings.

BALLAST

Concrete slabs beneath the floorboards.

DIMENSIONS

Overall Length: 50 ft

Cabin Length: 37ft 2in

Width: 6ft 10in;

Interior Headroom: 6ft 6in

Well Deck: 4ft 7in

Draught: Not stated

WINDOWS, DOORS & HATCHES

Port side: 2 x windows with top hopper opening vents. 3 x portholes top opening vents.

Starboard side: 1 x window with top hopper opening vent. 3 x fixed portholes. 1 x set of steel side doors, wood lined internally with a roof hatch, side steps, glazed inner screen and Perspex outer screen.

Front: Wooden, ½ glazed front doors.

Rear: Steel rear doors, wood panelled internally with sliding roof hatch.

ENGINE & TRANSMISSION

The boat is powered by a Beta Marine, 43hp 4 cylinder marine diesel engine with a PRM 160 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 3 leisure batteries.

WATER

The 200 litre stainless steel water tank is located beneath the well deck. Water pump with pressure switch is located adjacent to the tank. Twin coil calorifier heated by the engine heat exchanger and/or the Webasto diesel fired central heating boiler.

HEATING

Heating is provided by the Bubble diesel fired stove in the saloon and the Webasto diesel fired central heating boiler running 4 radiators.

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.
3 x 12v, 110 amp/hr deep cycle leisure batteries.
Adverc battery charger.
Adverc battery Management System.

GAS

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

FIRE SAFETY

3 x 1kg Dry Powder extinguishers
1 x Fire Blanket
2 x Smoke Alarms.
1 x Carbon Monoxide Detector

EXTERIOR FINISH

The boat was repainted in 2007. The boat was last docked for blacking in 2012 and 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.

MOORING INFORMATION

Current moorings are available by separate negotiation.

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.

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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.