(ref-xx202)-60’1998 trad narrowboat £65,000

(ref-xx202)-60’1998 trad narrowboat £65,000 2022-04-08T20:23:24+00:00

Project Description

  • “Take it Easy” built by John White Boats
  • trad style with extended sliding hatch
  • beta 43hp with 150 prm gearbox
  • large front well deck with cratch
  • webasto type diesel heating
  • kabola diesel flame stove
  • over £15,000 spent in last 2 years
  • ideally for liveaboard or cruising

This used 60` narrowboat was built in 1997/98 and fitted professional by boatbuilding services in Chester, lined and trimmed in light ash, with only 3 owners, this is not to be missed.

Boat specification and details:-

“Take it easy”

Moored at Lymm, Cheshire, viewing by appointment
possibility of a mooring at Lymm subject to T.Cs
Length/ Boat Style: 60’ Trad with extra large sliding hatch
Year Built: 1998
Hull By John White Boatbuilders

Fit out By Boatbuilding services ltd (Chester)
Layout stern to bow: Bedroom-Bathroom-Dinnette-Kitchen-Saloon
Engine and gearbox: Beta Marine 43hp with PRM 150
Berths: 4/5, fixed double bed, dinette which converts to 2x berths and sofa in lounge area to make 1x berth
Boat Safety Certificate: Sept 2022, but willing to include a new 4 year certificate
Last Blacking August 2020
Hull thickness: 10:6:4
Bathroom with pump out toilet with shower and wash basin
Side Hatch on Starboard side
Batteries: 5, 1 x starter 3 x leisure
Electric Supply: Shoreline, Engine, Leisure Batteries, 12v and 240v sockets throughout

Inverter: 1600 pure sine wave inverter charger (new 2021)
Hot Water Supply: Twin coil calorifier

Cabin Heating: Webasto type diesel heater with radiators
and also a Kabola diesel oil fire with a living flame

Water tank: Integral steel tank with service hatch (recoated in 2020)
Gas Cylinders: 2 x 13kg

Cabin description lined in light ash timber and trimmed in ash the flooring is solid wood wide plank boards
Galley description: 5 ring gas hob, oven/grill, Belfast sink 240v fridge and granite worktops
Lounge description: Fitted with a kabola flamed oil fire, fitted cupboards and shelves, large sofa

Master Bedroom description: Double bed with storage under bed and wardrobe
Bathroom description: Sink with vanity unit, pump out toilet and shower

Exterior-professional repainted by boatshed ltd (Northwich) approx 4 years ago

Additional info: This is a very well kept boat and has recent £15,000 in last 2 years spent on her which include:-

The hull re-plating below water line and 2 pack coating and new inverter (invoices available to show).

This boat is unlike most boats of her age as soon as you come onboard you will notice no smells, no mould and no rot.  This boat is better then the photos shown, and you will understand how special this boat is.

Lifting is available on site for any potential new owner for survey, inspection or transport.

Price: Looking for offers around £65,000

Viewing is available from Tuesday 4th January, by appointment only.

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