This beautiful boat was originally designed and built by Evesham Marina for the owner to tour the French canals but it was sold to me instead. Steel construction. Has two ensuite double bedrooms (each have a shower and toilet), a lounge and a galley. Can be driven inside or outside. Economical Barrus / Yanmar 90hp engine will retain around 7 knots at under 1000 rpm.
Boat NameMay Contain Nuts
Berths4 / 5
ModelSteel river cruiser
EngineYanmar / Shire 90hp
Water Capacity1000L ???
Fuel Capacity720L ???
Currently LyingSaul Junction (Gloucester)
Central heating using radiators powered by a 14kw Webasto. : 1 heated towel rail in each bathroom. Heating can be set on a timer and a thermostat allows for compete temperature control. I have fitted remote devices to turn heating on and off manually when in bed at night.
A 2.5kw wood burning multi-fuel stove.
2 x 2kw Victron inverter combi inverter/ chargers: 4 x batteries 100 amp 20 hour leisure batteries, charged through the Victron inverter charger. Inverter charger charges batteries to provide 12V (DC). When under power inverter charger draws power from batteries and inverts 12V into 230V (AC) and in turn charges the batteries
6 x 100w solar panels
1 x Efoy 2200 methanol powered hydrogen charging engine (fuel cell)
Large calorifier (for hot water)– heated by the Webasto or the engine when running. Also has 240v ability and will convert any excess 12v voltage into hot water.
LED bulbs throughout the boat
Satellite auto-rotating dish.
Windlass at bow, anchor can be manually let down.
Bow thruster (battery under front bed).
All electric galley powered by a very quiet underfloor Mase 6.5 generator. Generator can hardly be heard outside the boat so not issues with neighbours.
Galley: Microwave, hobs, oven / grill, sink, kettle, cupboards etc.
Main lounge : a tumble dryer/washing machine combo hidden in a cupboard – runs off the generator or mains power or off the inverters if the main engine is running.
Large waste holding tank but with the ability to bypass with cocks if using away form the canals.
The boat is currently moored at Saul Junction on a BW mooring with decent mobile data reception on Three and EE. Free car parking. Satellite TV reception is excellent at this location. Quiet as away from boatyard and bridge.Costs around £1,800 a year mooring fees if you wish to remain there
Some remedial paint work needs doing on the side walkways and there is some rust showing in a few places on the cabin area but this work will be paid for by myself if not done by the time of any sale. Everything else looks just fine !
Please note that this is a private sale so there is no VAT being charged or to be added. I can suggest a decent finance broker.
Please feel free to call me on 07768 211612 after 10am any day for a viewing
Current Price: £123000.00
This 50 Foot Luxury Steel River / Canal Boat “may Contain Nuts” boat is located in Beer, EX12 3JL and is being sold on eBay by jumbocruiser_uk.