Gloucester Sharpness Canal Gloucestershire UK
Dutch Sailing Klipper - 1912
Currently on a winter mooring till the end of Feb in Sharpness (on the Gloucester/Sharpness canal).
Was built in Snakkerburen Frisland and was used as an inland and coastal cargo transport boat.
Currently insured for coastal passages and inland waterways for £120,000
Approx. £200,000 has been spent on this vessel over the last 14 year period.
The barge was purchased in 2007 as an original empty unconverted vessel and has since been professional fitted from the hull up (some fixing works still to be finalised). Some of the works includes - newly installed back cabin super structure, steel roof covering over main hold with large skylights, new full length rubbing strakes, near full length gunnel replacement with rigging chainplates, over plating works to sea worthy standard.
18met in length, 4.6m wide & 1.2m draft (with professional fitted bilge keels)
Hull in very good condition with sections of over plating
Entire hull has been epoxy resin sealed inside and out (see photo’s)
Entire boat has been spray foam insulated
Solid Wenge floor in main living space
Solid Beach floor in galley
Mendip Loxton 5kW multi fuel stove in main living area.
Reconditioned 160Hp Diesel Cummins engine 4.5BT (very good condition)
New ONAN Cummins 3 cylinder generator 6.5 kVa
Water Tank 2000 litres
Fuel Tank 900 litres
Black Tank 900 litres
New 12V ceramic Wallas diesel fired stove (2 ring)
New 24V Isotherm 130 litre fridge / freezer
Newly fitted bamboo galley
Newly fitted bamboo bathroom with bath and shower
Open plan living area with 4 large sky lights + standup piano
Double bedroom not fully finished
Large chain locker room with huge storage area
All electrical wiring has been professional installed within the last few years (some final connections still to be done)
Shore power socket
Live Aboard :-
3no. 160A solar panels
3no. 120Ah deep cycle leisure batteries + 2no. start up batteries + 1no. generator battery
Victron 3000W 70Amp Multi Plus
Victron bluetooth smart battery shunt
Victron Smart Solar Convertor MPPT 150/35
24V & 240V industrial electrical distribution boards.
Sani Marine macerator toilet 24V
Maritime Booster combination boiler (radiators + instant hot water) - Dutch brand
Sea & Sailing :-
Rigging and main sail and gib.
6 man life raft
2 man tender
|Recent first time fit out
|No. of engines:
|Newly reconditioned Cummins
|Length over all:
|Maroon & Cream White
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Note: Indicated location is approximate general area only.