- 60ft Dutch Barge
- Residential Mooring
- 2 Cabins (5 Berths)
- Riverside Location
- Excellent Condition
- All Modern Conveniences
- Wheel House
- Working Engine
ANTONIA C Antonia C is an elegant 13-yr old replica Dutch Barge 18.2m x 3.8m (60' x 12'6") fitted out for living - a family home her entire life- and cruising (CE marked 2005 and surveyed 2017). Her second owners substantially refurbished and modernised her to create a light and spacious interior.
There is a large rear wheel house with bench pulling out to 4' double guest bed, 3 drawers for underneath storage, bed flanked by shoe storage. Fitted with lined venetian blinds this makes a cosy guest bedroom. The engine room, with headroom is underneath.
Take 4 steps into the 25' kitchen/dining area/living area. Kitchen contains: fridge, freezer, dish washer, washing machine, induction hob and microwave/convection oven and 1 stainless steel sink with hot water cylinder. There are paired mains and battery-powered sockets. Further storage under kitchen units. Natural light from the Houdini hatch and 3 large, sliding windows on either side make this a bright space (plus LED lighting). Hatches in kitchen and lounge lead to underfloor storage. Kitchen floor has black, rubber tiles. There is oak/beech flooring throughout. Lounge room has a shelf units recessing under the gunnels (walkways) and a 3-doored cupboard at end of room.
Double bedroom lined with light-washed timber; fitted wardrobe/dressing table with mirror; wooden shelves for towel and linen storage; wooden shelves with basket storage; 5' double bed open gas struts to 40cm (1' 3") deep storage. Hanging space and circular corner shelves. Ensuite bathroom containing bath and shower, toilet, sink and 2 towel radiators. Second cabin with bed, fitted shelves and hot water cylinder in airing cupboard and emergency hatch.
Main engine - 92 hp Perkins with PRM gearbox and two 1 KW alternators. Central heating throughout boat powered by Bubble-jet, diesel boiler (v. economical), alternative heat source is the coal/wood burning stove with back boiler for hot water and radiator and lastly electric heaters (ICE). Generator: Beta tech, 6 Kw.
Vetus inverter, 3Kw; Vetus battery charger, 80A; Battery bank, 6 x deep cycle leisure batteries; Water tanks, 2 x 1000L; Diesel tanks, 2 x 900L; Grey water, 500 L; and black water tank 600L.
Hull and sides to rubbing band, repainted June 2017.
Rear of boat, Stern locker/seat, 200L storage.
To be sold on its residential tidal mooring on the Thames at mouth of River Brent with terrific views across to Kew Gardens and fabulous bird and river life. Leasehold agreement with Hither Green Development.
EXTERNAL FOOTPRINT 59' 8" x 12' 5" (18.2m x 3.8m)
WHEEL HOUSE 9' 0" x 7' 9" (2.75m x 2.38m)
GALLEY WITH DINING AREA 8' 8" x 10' 11" (2.65m x 3.35m)
SALOON 15' 1" x 10' 11" (4.6m x 3.35m)
MASTER CABIN 9' 10" x 8' 10" (3m x 2.7 (to 1.7m)
CABIN 2 5' 6" x 6' 4" (1.7m x 1.95m)
TENURE Purchaser is buying the boat along with right to the residential mooring (agreed separately with the mooring: Costs are:
Mooring fees annually £9,975.00
Service charge £ 1,740.00 and
Council tax £1039
Insurance £750 per year.