50 x 13ft Dutch Barge for Sale , Built 1950
Description & Specification
The boat is currently Continuously cruises in West London.
50ft x 12ft continental wide beam boat. I have owned the boat since 2000 and lived aboard with wife and 2 kids since 2012 . The wheelhouse is fully collapsible in less than 4mins. It's fully kitted out for full time livaboard, with 24v firdge, Morco instant gas heater and Herald stove with back boiler
Surveys and admin:BBS: Bob Webb 21/02/2016Hull survey: 25/08/ 2015 by Ralph Kitts (I.I.M.S).Recommendation was for 2 more anodes which were fitted.There had been no loss of thickness since the last survey 24/02/2009 by Colin Mallard South (M.I.I.M.S).
Wheel house Head room 190cm / 6'3"The wheel house is fully collapsible in less than 4mins. The roof comes off in 2 sections. Feasibly done single handily, but advisable to be a 2 person job. It takes less than 4mins to collapse and 5mins to put up. A video of these can be seen by following the website link, http://pontoonsale.weebly.com/
Vessel type:Continental River Boat
No. of engines:1
Engine model:DAF 575
Drive type:Shaft drive
Length over all:15m
Dry Weight:20 metric tons
Water capacity:884 Litres
The DAF 575 was installed as a reconditioned engine in 2009. It has been regularly serviced and comes with the workshop manual, spare belts, filters and oil. There is good 360deg access all around the engine
2009 she was survey for our purchase2010 she was needle gunned2012 she was totally grit blasted and the hull was painted in 2 part epoxy.2015 she was surveyed and the hull was re painted. There was no degradation in the hull steel thickness2017 the superstructure was re-painted with Jotun Pilot 2
AccommodationAft cabin : Head room 160cm / 5'3"2.77m x 1.38m. 2nr berths (at a squeeze).This was used as the kids bedroom for the last 2 years, but it has been completely cleared. Could be used as a bedroom or study. It is a GRP extension on the boat as it was originally an open back deck but we closed it in with marine ply and GRP.Forward cabin: Head room 177cm / 5'9": 2nr berths. This is the main bedroom. It is a double bed raised to allow storage underneath. Comes with the mattress.The saloon: Head room 180cm / 5' 11"2nr berths. There is a double sofa bed. The cover is quite worn, but can be replaced.Wheel house Head room 190cm / 6'3"The wheel house is fully collapsible in less than 4mins. The roof comes off in 2 sections. Feasibly done single handily, but advisable to be a 2 person job. You can see a video of this on the website link, but for some reason I can't get it uploaded to Apollo. http://pontoonsale.weebly.com/The wood is Iroco hardwood.Glass is single glazed with secondary perspec.
Electrics24v through outLighting: LEDInverter: Victron 350wBatteries: 620Ah Traction batteries (4pzs620 battery)Starter: 220Ah 24v starter batteriesSolar: 750WpGenerator: Honda GX200 6.5 HPCharger: 60a Industrial Tebetron battery chargerHeatingHerald 8 solid fuel stove3 radiators (both bedrooms and bathroom)Water heating Morco F11e room sealed instant gas heaterGalleyFull size fully working free standing oven24v fridgeBelfast sinkBathroomCassette toiletHalf sized bath and showerLPG gas2 x 13kg bottles stored in purpose built lockerFeed Cooker and Morco gas heater