72ft Narrow boat.Full length. Ready to move aboard.Home / Studio / Workshop / Business / Trader useConfigured as a comfortable, basic live-aboard. The fantastic space also lends itself to a variety of other uses and lay-outs if you can wield a saw, pencil or paintbrush.Originally an open workboat pulled by tug or horse on the River Thames.Uxbridge Steel Barrel Co. 1926 (est.)This boat enjoys discounted licences from The Canal & River Trust gained with it’s Historic status (10 percent reduction)TraditionalQuality Iron hull.Wooden cabin, (18mm ply bolted to ribs on steel channel and angle).Some side panels need attention but are weather proof.Roof tar/felt painted over. – good for storage, walking on & alighting from the lock-side. Oak rails.Huge space in bow, access from large deck hatch and forward space2 double bedroom sized rooms within undercloth conversation.Saloon, including 1st swan hatch and Morso squirrel woodburning / multi-fuel stove. Galley kitchen includes Washing machineFridge (12v & gas)Large hot water cylinder with immersion heater.2nd Swan hatchBathroom with sink, shower and Thetford Portable toilet.Utility room with children sized bunk, fold down bed / storageEngine room at stern with reliable Perkins L4 and PRM 160 gearboxReady to go and complete with equipment and hand tools.Comprehansive engine tool setMaintenance kits for engine, gearbox and a host of other sparesRecent 2700W generator and weatherproof coverBattery charger and boost starter. Free energy:Large amount of solar power for all year use. This is across two separate systemsSolar system for 12v DC: 4x 100w mono-crystalline panels, 4 x deep-cycle batteriesSolar system for 230v AC: High efficiency Sunpower E20 327w panel, Victron charge controller & Bluetooth dongle, Victron inverter, 2x Marathon Industrial AGM batteries M12V105FTLed lightingBrass portholes. (Small but very secure. -Easily enlarged)Whale gulper pumps x2Fire extinguishersFire alarmCO2 alarmFirst aid kitLife vest (auto-inflate)AnchorChainsMooring pinsPoleHookCentre lines x2Mooring linesLock keyswindlassesHandheld Marine VHFSony CD/MP3 radioSack trolley – Heavy duty modelHosepipe reel and tap adaptersFree fire fuel:Axe, handsaw, and electric chainsaw to help harvest all the wood you need.Move abroad forces sale.Lovely original features. Lots of rivets.Appraised by National Historic Ships UK, this boat is on the National Register of Historic Vessels. This gives the owner access to small grants (£1000 maximum each year), a annual newsletter and calendar.If you are looking for an interesting and ecologically sound way to enjoy the waterways, let’s talk.
Current Price: £24500.00
This Narrowboat 72ft Historic Liveaboard – Home – Studio – Workshop – Business Opp.? boat is located in Cosgrove, South Northhamptonshire, and is being sold on eBay by ojrjo.