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
ConstructionDiscounts available from our Preferred Partners
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.