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Nonsuch

Under offer

Price: £25,950

A 26ft 1998 Sea Otter 3 berth cruiser stern narrowboat.

Offers are invited for Nonsuch, the well-known and sought after Sea Otter aluminium narrowboat able to cruise the river and inland waterways.

Due to its aluminium construction Nonsuch has vastly reduced maintenance requirements and would make an ideal first boat for exploring the inland waterways.

Because of the size and weight Nonsuch can be transported easily by the trailer that is also part of the sale.

Entering the boat from the cruiser stern are the electrical control panel and opposite this a good sized wet locker already equipped with life jacket and waterproofs.

To the right is toilet and washroom and to the left a bench seat with storage that can also be used as a single bed.

The galley comprises of worktops with storage beneath, a gas cooker, 12V fridge and sink and drainer are fitted.

Forward is further seating, and a collapsible table which together can be made into two singles or a double cross bed.

Door leads onto two front deck which has a cratch cover.

All the necessary deck gear and equipment is included to enable you to start cruising straight away.

Nonsuch is offered for sale on behalf of the Wilts and Berks Canal Trust (WBCT). A charitable organisation working to preserve, conserve and improve the route of the Wilts & Berks canal.

Nonsuch is one of the very few boats to have operated on preserved sections of the canal.

As an added bonus Nonsuch will come with 12 months WBCT membership and also 3 months ‘River Canal Rescue’ cover which can be further upgraded.

General

General
NameNonsuch
BW index number502800
Safety certificateYES
BSS certificate expiry16th May 2018
LocationHilperton Marina
Price£25,950
Berths
No. of Berths3
Double beds--
Double beds (temp)1
Single beds--
Single beds (temp)2
Size
Overall length26 feet
Overall beam6 feet 10 inches
Overall draft2 feet
Overall headroom--
Style of sternCruiser

Structure

Manufacturer
ManufacturerSea Otter
Hull ID No.--
Build date1998
Material
BaseAluminium
HullAluminium
Cabin sideAluminium
RoofAluminium
Original steel thickness
Base--
Hull--
Cabin--
Hull blacking
Last hull blacking--
Where--
Anodes
FittedNO
Date fitted--
SizeNot required
No. of anodes--

Running gear

Engine
MakeVetus
Model--
Year1998
FuelDiesel
Cooling--
Hours--
Last serviced date--
Last serviced by--
Gearbox
Make--
Model--
Reduction--
Coupling--
Shaft diameter--
Propellor size--

Capacities

Fuel--
Water--
Gas typePropane
No. of gas cylinders1 with space for a 2nd if needed
Gas cylinder size3.9kg

Interior

Fitted
Fitted bySea Otter
Date fitted1998
Materials used
FloorPly
Hull sidesVeneered Ply
Cabin sidesVeneered ply
Deckheadveneered ply
BulkheadsVeneered Ply
FittingsSolid Wood

Equipment

In the galley
CookerCaprice
Cooker model--
Fridge12v
Fridge model--
Other--
In the bathroom
BathNo
ShowerYes
Hip bathNo
BasinYes
Toilet typeCassette
Toilet makeThetford
Toilet model--
Toilet tank capacity--
Toilet remarks--
Heating
Type--
Make--
Model--
FuelGas
Other remarksBlower Heater - Hot water towel rad in toilet/wash room
Electrical systems
DC voltage12V
No. of batteries (start)1
No. of batteries (domestic)2
Split chargingTrue
Other--
Hot water
Type--
Make--
Model--
Fuel--
Other remarksHeated from Engine
Additional heating--
240 volt electrical systems
Inverter make--
Inverter rating--
Generator make--
Generator rating--
ShorelineYES
Other--

Other

Additional information
Mooring Pins Windlasses Galvanized trailer Non-Such was donated to WBCT by the previous owner who owned it from new. Rear cratch cover damaged , original included as a pattern for a replacement.

Boat plan

Nonsuch - boat plan