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60ft Cruiser Stern Narrowboat £75,000

Alice Grace is a very well appointed cruiser stern narrowboat that can sleep up to six people. She is a one-owner boat that has been well maintained, she was last out of the water for blacking in February 2017. Alice Grace offers well planned and beautifully constructed 6 berth accommodation that would be equally suited for live-aboard or holiday use. Viewing is recommended. Mooring available by separate negotiation. Lying in Staffordshire.

Background

60ft Cruiser stern narrow boat. Quality 10/6/4/4mm steelwork with side doors and a cruiser stern with pram cover, Taff rail and a dodger by Collingwood Boats. Stylish professional fit-out in solid pine and painted ply panels by The Boat Yard at Ely offering comfortable 2-6 berth accommodation to a reverse lay-out. Powered by a Vetus 42hp, 4 cylinder diesel engine with Technodrive TMC 60E gearbox. Vetus 55kgf bow thruster, with controls at the stern.BSSC to March 2019.

From the Bow

From the bow which holds the gas locker, there is a 3′ 4″ open self draining well deck. There are steel locker/seats to either side of the well deck. The stainless steel water tank is located beneath the well deck with a surface mounted filler. The headlamp is mounted on the front bulkhead.

Generic fixtures and fittings

The ceilings and hull sides are lined with solid pine and painted ply panels trimmed with solid pine. The cabin sides are lined with solid pine panels with solid pine trims. There are blinds to all windows. Flooring throughout is solid pine.

Bedroom 10′ 11″

Wooden ½ glazed front doors open out onto the front deck with removable steps down into the bedroom.
Furniture: Fixed double bed with black water tank and open storage below. 1 x full height wardrobe. 1 x free standing chest of drawers.
Heating: 1 x central heating radiator.
Lighting: 1 x window with top hopper opening vent. 1 x fixed porthole. 3 x 12v, LED ceiling lights.
Power: 4 x 240v sockets. 1 x TV aerial point.

Bathroom 6′

The full width shower room has a white suite comprising:
Suite: Quadrant shower enclosure shower with a chrome thermostatic shower. Vanity unit with inset wash basin, chrome mixer tap and a cupboard beneath. Jabsco pump-out toilet. 1 x wall mounted mirror.
Heating: 1 x towel rail.
Lighting: 1 x porthole with top hopper opening. 1 x window with top hopper opening vent. 4 x 12v, LED ceiling lights, one with extractor fan.

Saloon 10′

Fixed Furniture: “L” shaped fixed settee with padded bench seats. The settee has storage space in the base and converts in to a double berth.
Heating: Solid fuel stove set on a stone hearth with stainless steel surround. 1 x central heating radiator.
Lighting: 2 x windows with top hopper opening vents. 3 x 12v, LED ceiling lights.
Power: 2 x 240v sockets. 1 x TV aerial point.

Dinette 6′ 4″

Fixed Furniture: Pullman style dinette with padded bench seats. The dinette has storage in the base and converts in to a double berth.
Loose Furniture: Solid pine table top with desmo leg.
Heating: 1 x central heating radiator.
Lighting: 1 x window with top hopper opening vent. 1 x set of steel side doors, wood lined internally. 3 x 12v, LED ceiling lights.
Power: 2 x 240v sockets.

Galley 11′ 2″

The walk through galley has custom built cupboards with high gloss laminate door and drawer fronts. Worktops are solid granite.
Base units: 2 x single cupboards. 1 x double cupboard. 2 x 3 drawer units. Oven housing. Fridge housing. Dishwasher housing. Washing machine housing. Rear cupboards housing the electrics and the calorifier.
Appliances: Thetford built-in gas oven and grill. Theford inset four burner gas hob. Baumatic, 240v fridge with ice box. Beko dishwasher. Beko washing machine. Under slung round sink with chrome Swan′s neck tap.
Lighting: 2 x windows with top hopper opening vents. 6 x 12v, LED ceiling lights.
Power: 4 x 240v sockets.

Cruiser deck & Stern 7′ 9″

Steel rear doors, wood panelled internally with sliding roof hatch lead to the cruiser deck steering position. The engine is housed under the lift up floor panels.
Controls: The column mounted single lever engine control is on the port side.
Other Features: Steel and hardwood taff rail with dodger. Pram cover.

Specifications

BUILD DETAILS
Built in 2015.
Cruiser stern.
10/6/4/4mm

BUILDER
Quality steelwork with cruiser stern by Collingwood Boats. Fit-out in pine by The Boat Yard at Ely

INSULATION
Spray foam insulation behind the cabin linings.

BALLAST
Concrete slabs beneath the floorboards.

DIMENSIONS
Overall Length: 60′
Cabin Length: 44′ 11″
Width: 6′ 10″
Interior Headroom: 6′ 4″
Well Deck: 3′ 4″
Draught: Not Stated

WINDOWS, DOORS & HATCHES
Port side: 3 x windows with top hopper opening vents. 2 x portholes one with top hopper opening vent.
Starboard side: 4 x windows with top hopper opening vents. 1 x set of steel side doors, wood lined internally.
Front: Wooden ½ glazed front doors.
Rear: Steel rear doors, wood panelled internally with sliding roof hatch.

GAS
2 x 13kg Propane cylinders housed in the bow locker, provide gas to the oven grill and hob.

WATER
The 400 litre stainless steel water tank is located beneath the well deck. Water pump with pressure switch is located under the bed. Twin coil calorifier is heated by the Webasto diesel fired boiler, 240v emersion heater 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 4 radiators.

ELECTRICS

240v circuit from landline with RCD.
12v lights throughout protected by fuses.
1 x 12v, 80 amp/hr engine driven alternators.
1 x 12v, engine start battery.
4 x 12v, 110 amp/hr deep cycle leisure batteries.
Victron Energy Multiplus 3kw inverter/charger.
Sterling Pro Charge battery charger for the bow thruster.
2 x roof mounted solar panels.
Victron Blue solar charger unit

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

EXTERIOR FINISH
The boat was professionally painted when built using quality coach enamels and has been well maintained. The boat was last docked for blacking in February 2017. 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 Vrtus 42hp, 4 cylinder, marine diesel engine coupled to a Technodrive TMC 60E 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
Current moorings available by separate negotiation.

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

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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.