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70ft Trad Stern Narrowboat £59,995

Eagle is an extremely well equipped one-owner 70ft trad narrowboat with a light and airy feel. She was completed in 2009 and was last out of the water in 2017 for blacking. She offers comfortable 2 berth accommodation which can easily be extended to 6 berth accommodation by adding a sofa bed in the forward saloon and beds in the rear cabin. Some of the interior trims require finishing which will be attended to before the sale of the boat is completed. Moorings are available.

Background

70ft Trad style narrow boat. Quality 10/6/5/4 mm steelwork by DVM Marine of Winsford with extra long bow section, large well deck, 4 sets of side doors and a trad stern. There is a cratch and cover to the front. Owner fit-out in cream painted panels and light oak giving 2 berth accommodation which can easily be extended to 6 berth accommodation. Powered by a Canaline 42hp, marine diesel engine (new in 2016), housed in itís own engine room. This is coupled to a Newage PRM 150 gearbox. BSSC to May 2022.

From the Bow

From the bow which houses the gas locker there is a 7′ 11″ well deck with a hard wood cratch frame with window to the front and a zipped and studded vinyl cover. The stainless steel water tank is located below the well deck with a surface mounted filler. The headlamp is mounted on the front of the cratch.

Generic fixtures and fittings

The ceilings and cabin sides are lined with painted panels trimmed in solid light oak. The hull sides are lined with oak faced plywood panels with solid light oak trims. All interior wood has been painted or varnished. The flooring is solid oak planking throughout.

Saloon / Dinette 14′

Steel front doors, wood lined internally open out onto the well deck with steps down into the spacious open plan saloon.

Loose Furniture: 1 x 3 seat sofa.

Heating: Morso solid fuel stove with Eco fan set on a tiled hearth and surround. 1 x central heating radiator.

Lighting: 3 x fixed portholes. 1 x set of steel side doors, wood lined internally. 2 x Prism ceiling lights. 6 x 12v, LED ceiling lights.

Other Features: Astex, 32″ wall mounted flat screen TV.

Power: 10 x 240v sockets. 1 x 12v sockets. 1 x TV aerial points.

Dinette

Aft of the saloon is the dining area.

Loose Furniture: Oak dining table with two bench seats, seating four people.

Heating: See saloon.

Lighting: See saloon

Power: See saloon

Galley 9′ 7″

The “U” Shaped galley has custom built units with cream Shaker style door and drawer fronts. Worktops are solid wood.

Base units: 1 x double cupboard that extends into the corner and has two drawers above. 3 x single cupboards, one of which extends in to the corner and has a drawer above. Cooker space. Fridge housing. Washing machine housing.

Wall Units: 1 x large double wall cupboard. 1 x double locker style cupboard.

Appliances: Slot in Belling gas oven with separate oven and grill. 12v, Shoreline fridge. 800w, Logik microwave. Candy washing machine. Inset, white sink and drainer with chrome Swans neck tap.

Lighting: 2 x fixed portholes. 1 x Dog Box. 4 x 12v, LED ceiling lights.

Power: 4 x 240v sockets.

Bedroom 10′ 2″

Furniture: Fixed double bed with waste tank and calorifier below. Display shelf behind the bed. 2 x full height open fronted wardrobes.

Heating: 1 x central heating radiator.

Other Features: Astex, 20″ flat screen TV with built in DVD player.

Lighting: 1 x fixed porthole. 1 x set of steel side doors, wood lined internally. 1 x Prism ceiling light. 1 x 12v, LED ceiling light. 2 x 12v, reading lights.

Power: 2 x 240v sockets. 1 x 12v socket. 1 x TV aerial point.

Bathroom 6′

The full width bathroom has a white suite comprising:

Suite: Quadrant shower enclosure, fully tiled with thermostatic shower and glazed doors. Vanity unit with porcelain wash basin, mixer tap and a cupboard beneath. Jabsco macerator pump-out toilet.

Storage: Wall mounted bathroom cabinet.

Heating: 1 x central heating radiator.

Lighting: 2 x fixed portholes. 1 x Prism ceiling light. 3 x 12v, halogen ceiling lights.

Engine Room 7′

The engine room houses the Canaline 42hp, marine diesel engine (new in 2016) coupled to a Newage PRM 150 gearbox. All the other usual hardware for the running of the boat is also housed in this area.

Heating: 1 x central heating radiator.

Storage: Electrics cupboard. 1 x storage cupboard.

Lighting: 2 x sets of steel side doors, wood lined internally. 1 x Dog box. 3 x 12v, ceiling lights.

Rear cabin 7′ 6″

The rear cabin area houses a second solid fuel stove and the controls for the boat but is otherwise a blank canvas that could be used as a second bedroom, office or work room.

Heating: Solid fuel stove set on a tiled hearth and surround.

Lighting: 2 x fixed portholes. 1 x Prism ceiling light. 2 x 12v, LED ceiling lights.

Power: 2 x 240v sockets. 1 x 12v socket. 1 x TV aerial point.

Stern 3′ 6″

Steel rear doors and sliding roof hatch, wood panelled internally lead to the rear deck and steering position.

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

Specifications

BUILD DETAILS
Built in 2009.
Trad stern.
10/6/5/4mm

BUILDER
Quality steelwork with trad stern by DVM Marine of Winsford. Owner fit-out in oak and cream painted panels.

INSULATION
Spray foam insulations behind the cabin linings.

BALLAST
Concrete slabs beneath the floorboards.

DIMENSIONS
Overall Length: 70′
Cabin Length: 54′ 10″
Width: 6′ 10″
Interior Headroom: 6′ 6″
Well Deck: 7′ 11″
Draught Not stated

WINDOWS, DOORS & HATCHES
Port side: 5 x fixed portholes. 2 x sets of steel side doors, wood lined internally.
Starboard side: 5 x fixed portholes. 2 x sets of steel side doors, wood lined internally.
Front: Steel front doors.
Rear: Steel rear doors, wood panelled internally with sliding roof hatch.
Roof: 5 x Prism ceiling lights. 2 x Dog boxes.

GAS
2 x 13kg propane cylinders housed in the bow provide gas to the Belling slot in gas cooker.

WATER
The stainless steel water tank is located beneath the well deck. Water pump with pressure switch is located adjacent to the tank. Twin coil calorifier is heated by the 240v emersion heater, Eberspacher diesel fired boiler and/or the engine heat exchanger.

HEATING
Heating is provided by the Morso solid fuel stove in the saloon, Eberspacher fired boiler running 4 radiators and the solid fuel stove in the rear cabin.

ELECTRICS
240v circuit from landline with RCD.
12v lights throughout protected by fuses.
2 x 12v, 50 amp/hr engine driven alternators.
1 x 12v, 90 amp/hr engine start battery.
4 x 12v, 110 amp/hr deep cycle leisure batteries.
3kw Victron Phoenix Multiplus inverter/charger .
2 x roof mounted solar panels with separate controllers.

FIRE SAFETY
4 x 1kg Dry Powder extinguishers
1 x Carbon Monoxide Detector
1 x Fire Blanket

EXTERIOR FINISH
The boat was professionally painted when built using quality coach enamels. The boat was last docked for blacking in 2016. 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.

ENGINE & TRANSMISSION
The boat is powered by a Canaline 42hp, 4 cylinder diesel engine, new in 2016 with only 216 hours on the clock coupled to Newage PRM 150 gearbox, turning the propeller. The exhaust is lagged, silenced and vents out through a chimney in the roof. The engine powers twin 12v alternators to charge the start battery and the 4 leisure batteries.

MOORING INFORMATION
Current moorings are 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.