Winton's Folly is a very handsome and well cared for two owner, semi-trad stern narrowboat. She was completed in 2007 by the highly regarded builder Grosvenor Marsh, and is based on a Price Fallows hull. She offers well planned and beautifully constructed 6 berth accommodation that would be equally suited for live-aboard or holiday use. She was last out of the water in August 2019 for blacking, when the gunwales were also re-painted. Hull survey available from August 2019.
58ft Semi-trad stern narrow boat. Quality 10/6/5/4mm steelwork with semi-trad stern, all weather cruising canopy and two fixed taff seats by Price Fallows and Co Ltd. High quality professional fit-out by Grosvenor Marsh narrowboats in ash faced ply with solid ash trims offering 6 berth accommodation to a reverse lay-out. Powered by a Isuzu 42hp,4 cylinder marine diesel engine with Newage PRM 150 D2 gearbox.BSSC TBC
From the bow which holds the gas locker, there is a 3′ 8″ open self draining well deck. There are steel locker/seats to either side of the well deck. The water tank is located beneath the well deck with a surface mounted filler. The headlamp is mounted on the roof.
The ceilings, cabin sides and hull sides are lined with ash faced plywood trimmed with solid ash. There are blinds to all windows. Flooring is wood effect laminate except in the bathroom which has ceramic floor tiles.
Steel stable style front doors, wood lined internally with glazed top doors open out onto the front deck with a storage step down into the bedroom.
Furniture: Across the boat double bed with storage below. 1 x full height double wardrobe. 1 x full height cupboard with full length mirror. 2 x over-bed cupboards. 1 x bedside cupboard.
Heating: Fin rads.
Lighting: 2 x portholes with top openings. 4 x 12v, LED down-lights. 1 x 12v, LED ceiling light. 1 x 12v, fluorescent under cupboard light. 2 x 12v, LED wall lights.
Power: 2 x 240v sockets (plus extension to give 5 sockets).
The full width shower room has a white suite comprising:
Suite: Quadrant shower enclosure shower with a chrome thermostatic shower and glazed doors. Corner vanity unit with porcelain wash basin, chrome mixer tap and cupboard beneath. Thetford cassette toilet with 2 spare cassettes. Chest of drawers.
Heating: 1 x chrome towel rail.
Lighting: 2 x portholes with top openings and privacy glass. 4 x 12v, LED down-lights. 1 x 12v, LED ceiling light.
Fixed Furniture: 1 x corner cabinet.
Loose Furniture: Large sofa bed that converts into a double bed.
Heating: Morso solid fuel stove set on a ceramic tiled hearth and surround surround. Fin rads.
Other Features: Wall mounted, 23″ Logik flat screen TV with built in DVD. Echo Star Freeview and HD hard drive recorder.
Lighting: 1 x window with drop back opening. 1 x porthole with top opening. 4 x 12v, LED down-lights. 1 x 12v, LED ceiling light. 2 x 12v, LED wall lights.
Power: 2 x 240v sockets (plus extension to make 7 sockets). 1 x TV aerial point.
Fixed Furniture: Pullman style dinette with padded bench seats. There is storage space beneath the seats. The dinette converts into a double berth.
Loose Furniture: Ash table top with desmo leg.
Heating: Fin rads.
Lighting: 1 x window with drop back opening. 1 x set of steel side doors, wood lined internally with Perspex inner screen. 4 x 12v, LED down-lights. 1 x 12v, LED ceiling light.
Power: 2 x 240v sockets. 1 x 12v socket.
The walk through galley has custom built cupboards in solid ash. Worktops a granite effect laminate.
Base units: 1 x single cupboard that extends into the corner. 1 x double cupboard beneath the sink. 1 x 4 drawer unit. 1 x single cupboard. Cooker space. Fridge housing. Washing machine housing. Integral wine rack. Corner shelves. Rear cupboards housing the electrics and control panel.
Wall Units: 2 x single wall cupboards. 1 x Pinnacle style glazed wall cupboard.
Appliances: Stoves DIT 500 slot in gas oven and grill with a glazed lid/splash-back. Coolzone, 12v fridge with ice box. Bosch slimline washing machine. Inset stainless steel sink and drainer with chrome monobloc tap.
Lighting: 2 x windows with drop back openings. 5 x 12v, LED down-lights. 1 x 12v, LED ceiling light. 1 x 12v, fluorescent under cupboard light.
Power: 4 x 240v sockets. 1 x 12v socket.
Steel rear doors, wood panelled internally with sliding roof hatch lead from the galley to the semi trad deck where the engine is housed under the lift up floor panels. There are steel locker seats to either side of the semi-trad deck. Aft of the semi-trad deck are the stern doors which lead to the rear deck and steering position.
Controls: The single lever engine control is on the port side.
Other Features: 2 x fixed taff seats. All weather cruising canopy.
Built in 2007.
Quality steelwork with semi-trad stern by Price Fallows and Co Ltd. Professional fit-out by Grovesnor Marsh Narrowboats to a reverse lay-out.
Spray foam insulation behind the cabin linings.
Concrete slabs beneath the floorboards.
Overall Length: 58′
Cabin Length: 42′ 5″
Width: 6′ 10″
Interior Headroom: 6′ 4″
Well Deck: 3′ 8″
Draught 2′ 2″
WINDOWS, DOORS & HATCHES
Port side: 2 x windows with drop back openings. 3 x
portholes with top openings.
Starboard side: 2 x windows with drop back openings. 2 x portholes with top openings. 1 x set of steel side doors, wood lined internally with inner Perspex screen.
Front: Steel, stable style front doors, wood lined internally with glazed top doors.
Rear: Steel rear doors, wood panelled internally with sliding roof hatch. Steel stern doors.
2 x 13kg Propane cylinders housed in the bow locker, provide gas to the cooker.
The 682 litre welded nylon 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 Eberspacher diesel fired boiler, 240v emersion heater and/ or the engine heat exchanger.
Heating is provided by the solid fuel stove in the saloon and the Eberspacher diesel fired boiler running fin rads and a towel rail.
240v circuit from landline with RCD.
12v lights throughout protected by fuses.
2 x 12v, 110/80 amp/hr engine driven alternators.
1 x 12v, 94 amp/hr engine start battery.
4 x 12v, 110 amp/hr deep cycle leisure batteries.
Victron 3kw inverter/charger.
Battery Management System.
3 x 1kg Dry Powder extinguishers
1 x Fire Blanket
2 x Smoke Alarm/Carbon Monoxide Detectors
1 x Carbon Monoxide Detector
The boat was professionally painted when built using quality coach enamels. She was last out of the water in August 2019 for blacking, when the gunwales were also re-painted. There is also a hull survey available from August 2019. The hull is protected by 4 anodes, (2 of which were renewed in 2018) 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 Isuzu 42hp, 4 cylinder, marine diesel engine coupled to a Newage PRM150 D2 gearbox with 2:1 reduction, 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 4 leisure batteries.
Current 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.