70ft Narrowboat for Sale , Built 1992
Description & Specification
Bumble Bee is a 70ft long cruiser stern narrowboat built by R&D Fabrications in 1992. She is fitted with a Beta Marine BD3 3Ltr inboard diesel engine and has 4 berths
BSC expires: June 2019
Last Blacked: 2016
At 70ft long Bumble Bee will make an ideal live-aboard boat. She has the added bonus of having an extra cabin that could be used as a second bedroom, work space or dedicated dining room
Mobile Wi-fi (sim card required)
1 x Domestic
1 x Start
Multi fuel stove
Mains electric heaters (thermostat controlled)
‘Porta Potti’ type chemical toilet
‘Samsung’ washing machine / tumble dryer
‘Shoreline’ 12v fridge / freezer
‘Newhome’ 4 burner hob
‘Thetford Midi Prima MKIII’ oven
Stainless steel sink with drainer
Accommodation - Forward
Saloon: Approx. 18ft 8in.
Bumble Bee’s saloon is generously proportioned. With larger than normal glass windows in the front section and a rooflight, the saloon feels light and bright. The saloon has a mix of shelf and freestanding cupboard storage, a sofa which has storage under and converts into a double berth, wall mounted mains electric heater, multi-fuel stove with hod, drop leaf dining table, side hatch, 2 x aerial sockets and 8 x 240v electric sockets
Galley: Approx. 8ft 6in.
The galley has generous worktop area and a mix of wall mounted cupboards and floor mounted cupboard and drawer storage. The galley is further equipped with a ‘Samsung’ washing machine, ’Shoreline’ 12v fridge with seperate freezer, ’Thetford’ oven, ’Newhome’ 4 burner hob, stainless steel with sink and mixer tap, and 6 x 240v electric sockets
Second cabin: Approx. 7ft 4in.
The second cabin offers a flexible space. It could be easily be used as a bedroom, a work desk area, or a dedicated dining room. Directly after the second cabin is an enclosed storage area with shelves to portside and an open space for storing a vacuum cleaner and ironing board to starboard side
Bathroom: Approx. 5ft 9in.
The cross cabin bathroom incorporates a bath with shower head and attractive tile splashback, ’porta potti type toilet, ‘Morco’ gas fired hot water heater and vanity unit with stylish rectangular porcelain washbasin and storage under
Bedroom: Approx. 8ft.
Bumble Bee’s bedroom enjoys a free standing 6ft 4in long x 4ft 3in wide bed, storage shelves, electric mains heater and 2 x 240v electric sockets
Engine room: Approx. 5ft 7in.
The beating heart of Bumble Bee, her Beta Marina BD3 3ltr engine, is housed in the engine room, which benefits from 2 x 240v electric sockets
You are welcome to visit us to view Bumble Be during our opening hours 9:00am to 5:00pm Wednesday to Monday, with our office only closing on Tuesday’s
The Boat Sales office is located in the chandlery
Planning approved residential moorings, most with electricity and water, are provided for 120 boats. The River Soar, River Derwent, and Derby .