Greenford London UK
A rare opportunity to buy a boat on the one the loveliest mooring sites in London. This cosy boat is fully equipped for full time living, it has a large dining area and plenty of living space. A fixed double bed is in a separate cabin. The dinette converts to a double bed and the sofa, included in the price, also converts to a double bed. It has a BSC valid until December 2021. Shiraz was last out of the water in 2017 for new anodes and blacking.
The shower room has a shower, handbasin and portable toilet. The compact galley area has good cupboard space and working surfaces, a New World gas hob with grill and oven and a 12v Inlander fridge.
Horsenden Farm Moorings are exclusive privately run moorings and you will join a small, friendly community of boaters. The 70' mooring has a pretty garden with established shrubs and plants and a lawned seating area. It has a storage shed and additional covered storage area.
There is a delightful summer house for the exclusive use of this mooring. The mooring is adjacent to Horsenden Hill and Farm, a vast rural area of Ealing with ancient woodland, wetlands, wildflower meadows and hill walks. The farm hosts regular community activity days, such as a monthly tap day with beer brewed on the site's nano brewery, and a range of woodland crafts. It is a great place to live.
The fully residential mooring has electricity, landline, a shared water tap (with one other boat) and comes with a reserved parking space in a car park that is locked overnight. Council Tax Band A payable to London Borough of Ealing.The mooring fee - payable quarterly in advance - is £726.66 per month. There are Elsan and pumpout services on site free of charge to all residents.
The mooring is ideal for anyone who enjoys the peace and quiet of a semi-rural location while being close to the city. Perivale station on the Central Line is nearby and a short commute to Central London. local buses serve Wembley and Ealing. The A40 is just around the corner making road travel very accessible.
|Vessel type:||Wide beam with wheelhouse|
|Builder:||Heritage of Worcester|
|Fit Out:||professionally fitted|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||Lister Petter|
|Length over all:||16.46m|
Regularly serviced and reliable Lister Petter engine.
Gas locker with 2 x 13kg gas bottles. Anchor, plank and pole, mooring pins and mallet. 800kw pure sine inverter.
Fire extinguishers and fire blanket compliant with Boat Safety Scheme.