Bristol Boy, Bristol Marina
Guide Price £65,000
1 bedroom apartment for sale
Come and take a look at this refurbished traditional narrow boat, Bristol Boy. Built in Liverpool in 1986 this super vessel really does feel like home. Carefully upgraded by the current owner who is looking to upgrade to a larger vessel. The accommodation offers one bedroom, shower room, open plan living space and sun deck.
Bristol Boy is a traditional style single screw approx. 51 ft fabricated steel constructed motor narrow beam (canal) boat with steel constructed deck-superstructure, fore well deck and steel conning deck and powered by a John Dell, 4 cyclinder diesel engine. A condition report is available for prospective purchasers which was carried out 3 years ago when the current owner purchased this vessel. and there is a full history available.
The Bristol Marina has gated access and parking. The modern facilities include newly fitted shower, toilet and laundry. The marina has a lively community spirit and this traditional barge comes with its own mooring, which is a rare thing as there is a 7 year waiting list for moorings in the floating harbour. Marina fees are £4,880.24 per annum. No council tax, water rates or service charges. The marina has a no pet, or children policy. Central Harbourside location and walking distance to all the amenities in this great city.
If you are looking for a new way of life, book a viewing today at this super narrow boat, it really is a delight.
- Traditional Narrow Boat
- Open Plan Living Space
- 1 Bedroom
- Kitchen Area
- Shower Room
- Sun Deck
- Walking distance to City Centre
- On Site Shower/WC & laundry block
- Bristol Marina Location
The access to the Bristol Marina is through a secure gate and barrier car park via Hanover Street. Once through the pedestrian gate proceed down the ramp and around to the left, Bristol Boy can be found directly in front of you.
Step onto the sun deck and proceed to the front entrance and through the double doors.
A cosy place to sit and enjoy this super boat which comes with a wood burning stove, with slate hearth, ornamental brick feature wall, wood paneling and laminate tiled floor. Hatch to water tank. Electric radiator. 4 windows and light fittings. Open plan to kitchen area.
Small Belfast style sink unit with mixer tap over. Travitine tiled splash backs and Beech work tops. Space for fridge. Door to Shower and bedroom.
Electric radiator. 3 windows (one with shutters). Hanging space for clothes.
Separate shower cubicle with mains feed shower. Vanity style sink unit with storage cupboard. Chrome electric heated towel rail. Thetford W.C.
Secure parking can be found in front of the marina entrance. Parking is on a first come first serve basis.
Mains electric. The onboard water tank is simply filled from nearby tap.
Housing the John Dell, 4 cyclinder diesel engine.
Management company is Bristol Marina. Contact is Laura 0117 9213198. Maintenance charge: £4,880.24 per annum.
Strictly through sole agents Bradley & Sadler Estate Agents. Call 0117 329 4800 to arrange an early appointment to view.
Whilst every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of these details, it should be noted that the measurements are approximate only. Floorplans are for representation purposes only and prepared according to the RICS Code of Measuring Practice by our floorplan provider. Therefore, the layout of doors, windows and rooms are approximate and should be regarded as such by any prospective purchaser. Any internal photographs are intended as a guide only and it should not be assumed that any of the furniture/fittings are included in any sale. Where shown, details of lease, ground rent and service charge are provided by the vendor and their accuracy cannot be guaranteed, as the information may not have been verified and further checks should be made either through your solicitor/conveyance. Where appliances, including central heating, are mentioned, it cannot be assumed that they are in working order, as they have not been tested. Please also note that wiring, plumbing and drains have not been checked.