Barge Humber Keel 60' Sheffield Class Houseboat
Barge Humber Keel 60' Sheffield Class Houseboat for sale | 18.28m (60'0") | 1924 | 1x diesel 65hp | Steel Construction | Full-displacement underwater profile | 4 berths | Boat REF# 174201
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|Builder||Richard Dunston Ltd of Thorne, Humberside, Yorks.|
|Fuel capacity||1,800.0 ltr (396.0 G) Total - 2 Tanks|
|Water capacity||1,400.0 ltr (308.0 G) Total - 1 Tanks|
|Engine||1 x Diesel 65hp|
|Engine make and model||Gardner 4LW (unknown year)|
|Engine Hours||Not Recorded|
|Prop(s)||3 blade bronze|
|Fuel consumption (approx)||Not Recorded|
|Cruising speed (approx)||6 knots|
|Max speed (approx)||6.5 knots|
The Gardner engine was fully reconditioned in 1999 and was installed in this vessel in 2010, and since then only used for 5 hours. Keel cooled.
Dynamica 6.5 KVA diesel generator with dedicated starting battery and only 165 hours use. Keel cooled.
24 x 2v domestic batteries charged by wind generator, diesel generator and shore power with a Strudder inverter. 2 x 110 AmpH engine starting batteries.
|Draft Min||0.91m (3'0")|
|Draft Max||0.91m (3'0")|
12 volt, 2 batteries charged by: wind generator, shore power, generator
Construction10% discount on ultrasonic antifouling
The hull has been completely over plated in 8mm steel plate in 2010.
Solid light oak has been used extensively throughout the vessel - doors, some floors, galley. Elsewhere there is oak laminate and oak plywood.
The coachroof is manufactured with GRP sheathed marine grade plywood.
The vessel was re-launched in April 2010 after the fit out and complete re-build.
|Total # of berths||4|
|No. of double berths||2|
|Heads||2 heads (Electric)|
|Pressurised water system|
|Hot water system|
Master en-suite has a corner spa bath with shower over.
Webasto central heating system as well as Upper Deck diesel heater and Lower Saloon multi fuel heater.
The interior is all bespoke finished to a very high standard throughout.
Special porthole covers have been made to ensure privacy.
2 burner Diesel cooker
Sleipner bow thruster fitted 2010.
The aft deck can be fully enclosed using the cockpit enclosure. This provides a wonderful outside area to relax in and also shelters the main double door companionway.
Safety Equipment10% Discount on courses
5 bilge pumps (1 manual / 4 Electric)
Fire fighting equipment.
Carbon monoxide gas detector.