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Drover

Price: £47,950

A 70ft 1989 R & D Fabrications 4 berth traditional stern narrowboat.

Drover is a traditional stern narrowboat offering the perfect opportunity to live aboard or for holidays afloat.

Entering the boat from the front is a large open plan saloon / galley.

The saloon is currently fitted with loose furniture and in one corner is the solid fuel stove which is fitted with a back boiler feeding radiators.

The galley has plenty of worktop space, a sink and drainer and is equipped with a gas cooker. Various cupboards and drawers provide ample storage.

A door leads through to the WC and sleeping cabin.

The WC has a cross bath with shower over, a ceramic hand basin and a cassette toilet.

Towards the rear of the boat is the sleeping cabin. This has a fitted double bunk beds and a large raised double bed with lots of storage underneath.

In the engine room are the electrical and mechanical controls plus additional storage.

Drover is an ideal boat for an individual or young family.

12 months leisure mooring for the price of 9 at Gayton or Anderton Marina when purchasing this boat.

To arrange to view, please contact Hilperton Marina on 01225 765243.

General

General
NameDrover
BW index number74132
Safety certificateYES
BSS certificate expiry3rd May 2025
LocationHilperton Marina
Price£47,950
Berths
No. of Berths4
Double beds1
Double beds (temp)--
Single beds2
Single beds (temp)--
Size
Overall length70 feet
Overall beam6 feet 10 inches
Overall draft2 feet 4 inches
Overall headroom6 feet 1 inches
Style of sternTraditional

Structure

Manufacturer
ManufacturerR & D Fabrications
Hull ID No.--
Build date1989
Material
BaseSteel
HullSteel
Cabin sideSteel
RoofSteel
Original steel thickness
Base10mm
Hull6mm
Cabin4mm
Hull blacking
Last hull blackingSeptember 2021
WhereSemington Dry Dock
Anodes
FittedYES
Date fitted2017
Size--
No. of anodes6

Running gear

Engine
MakeKirloskar
ModelRB3M
Year--
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
Gas cylinder size13kg

Interior

Fitted
Fitted by--
Date fitted--
Materials used
Floor--
Hull sides--
Cabin sides--
Deckhead--
Bulkheads--
Fittings--

Equipment

In the galley
CookerGas Cooker
Cooker modelStatesman Legacy
Fridge--
Fridge model--
Other--
In the bathroom
BathCross Bath
ShowerShower over bath
Hip bath--
BasinHand Basin
Toilet typeCassette
Toilet makeThetford
Toilet modelPortaPotti
Toilet tank capacity--
Toilet remarks--
Heating
TypeSolid Fuel Stove
MakeMorso
ModelSquirrel
FuelMulti
Other remarksBack boiler feeding radiators
Electrical systems
DC voltage12v
No. of batteries (start)1
No. of batteries (domestic)3
Split chargingTrue
Other--
Hot water
TypeInstantaneous Water Heater
MakeMorco
Model--
FuelGas
Other remarks--
Additional heating--
240 volt electrical systems
Inverter make--
Inverter rating600W
Generator make--
Generator rating--
ShorelineNO
Other--

Other

Additional information
EP Solar MPPT controller and 2x Solar Panels New windows fitted 2021 Roof repainted 2022

Boat plan

Drover - boat plan