with Russell Newbery Engine
Narrowboat 55ft for sale | 16.76m (55'0") | 1986 | 1x diesel 18hp | Steel Construction | Full-displacement underwater profile | 3 berths | Boat REF# 113271
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|Engine||1 x Diesel 18hp|
|Engine make and model||Russell Newbery (unknown year)|
|Engine Hours||Not Recorded|
|Fuel consumption (approx)||Not Recorded|
There is a classic Russell Newbery, Essex model engine in a full height engine room. This is a real enthusiasts engine. It will literally run on almost any type of oil- reclaimed engine oil, old chip fat or bio-diesel - as well as ordinary diesel. It is one of the mos eco friendly engines available.
There is a battery management system, Generator is separate.
There is a large directional solar panel by Kyocera.
There is 240 volt system with a 2.4 kw invertor.
|Draft Min||0.60m (2'0")|
|Draft Max||0.75m (2'6")|
12 volt, 5 batteries charged by: solar panels, generator
A very good looking boat with solid construction. The paintwork is in very good condition and it features a large, swivel and tilt solar panel for energy self sufficiency.
Large foredeck, french doors and good windows. two side hatches in the engine room and a trad stern.
|Total # of berths||3|
|No. of double berths||1|
|No. of single berths||1|
|Heads||1 heads (Vac flush)|
|Pressurised water system|
|Hot water system|
A superbly fitted boat with great décor and a fabulous range of fittings and appliances.
Entering from the foredeck via double doors into a spacious living area, there is a beautiful leather corner settee, a folding table / desk and a solid fuel stove with back boiler to radiators.
Open plan galley kitchen, superbly fitted with marble tops, a top-of-the-range cooker and hob, a built in washer-dryer with direct connection to the built in gas water heater. Loads of storage.
The full width bathroom features a bath, shower, basin and vacu-flush toilet. Fitted full height storage.
The bedroom has a permanent double bed with large fitted drawers underneath. There is a large cot-bed at the foot of the double, but this could be replaced by a good sized wardrobe.
Next comes a superb wood panelled engine room with two side hatches and the stunning Russell Newbery classic DM2 engine. Painted double doors and hatch to stern deck
5 burner gas cooker
1 bilge pumps (0 manual / 1 Electric)
BSS Certificate valid to 23/04/2013