HULL:- Built by JL Pinder in 2000 with original steel thickness of 10/6/4. She has a stainless steel water tank and a large fore deck with seating. The stern is semi trad with access to the engine and seating to one side. Blacked Nov 2019 and additional anodes fitted on sides.
Cabin sides are painted in a mid green with cream coach lines and accents of red on the bow and handrails. The roof is also cream with two green dog boxes for additional light and ventilation.
The cabin has sprayfoam insulation and are lined in oak, with oak and mahogany trims, this theme has been carried throughout the boat with co-ordinated soft furnishings and carpet.
Height to cabin centre 6ft 3”
The saloon has two built in 3 seater settees with an extra section which creates a u shaped seating area, to accommodate all on board. This can be converted to two singles or one double for sleeping and has a stow away table for eating. Further down in the saloon and to the side is a Morso Squirrel solid fuel stove (new 2019) set on a decorative tiled surround above is an attractive glass panel on the opposite side is a small set of shelves. There are ceiling mounted down lights and a number of 12v and 240V sockets.
Housing a Stainless steel sink a built in cooker with four burner hob,gril and oven, a 12v fridge with ice box. Open shelves provide handy storage for herbs and spices while the large cupboard doors gives easy access to store pots and pans etc. The units are all hand built in oak with oak trims and brass handles, with blue formica worktop. A set of side doors with roof hatch provide extra light and ventilation.
The main bathroom is surprisingly roomy with a shower with curtain, a cassette toilet and vanity unit. There is a dog box which gives extra ventilation and light.
This is a real multipurpose area in the boat which can be used as a dinette which will convert to bed or you may choose to leave it set up as a double. With a number of shelves on the one side and a basket storage unit to the other. A couple of lights have been well placed to light up the dining table or act as reading lights. There is a window on the one side to provides views out. A door leads to the second bathroom area.
This second bathroom consists of a separate toilet and wash basin, set on opposite sides of the cabin. The toilet macerator toilet with pumpout tank.
Towards the stern of the boat is another sleeping/eating area, consisting of two singles or two sets of bunks, depending on how large your crew is. This can also be converted to a large double (6ft x 5ft)
The engine is a Barrus Shire 2000 diesel with a single leaver control, She has a PRM150 gearbox and an Aquadrive flexible coupling to the propeller. There are twin alternators with 1 starter battery and three domestic batteries (new 2019). There is a Stirling battery charger and 1.6KW pure sine inverter. All the main boat circuit switches are in the side cupboard by toilet. She also has a mikuni MX40 diesel heater with radiators.
There is a Boat Pole, boat hook, plank, mooring equipment, life ring, fire extinguishers and fire blanket. Full length roof cover plus dog box covers and front and back covers.
57ft Semi Trad 2000
Hull by JL Pinder, F/O DB Boatfitting Ltd
Barrus Shire Diesel Engine
8 Berth, Diesel Heating with Rads & S/F Stove