|Tax Status:||Tax Paid|
Slimbridge Gloucestershire UK|
52ft 10ft, 1909 Luxemotor Dutch barge “Tist”
Over the last 3 years, Tist has been fully renovated and re-fitted, the hull was professionally welded and re-plated in September 2016 at Sharpness docks and shipyard with a full survey is available on request from 2016 and valid until October 2023. This includes new 6mm steel up to the waterline.
The boat itself is very eye catching, and rare in the UK; with fantastic lines, cutting through the water gracefully when sailing. The new hull will most likely last another 110 years.
Tist has been fitted out with a completely new interior, new spray foam insulation to the hull and walls with unique curves so the hull shape isn’t lost. The L shaped sofa in the saloon pulls out into double bed making Tist a four berth, starter battery’s and 24v leisure battery’s are all brand new in June 2019, the living area is all 12v but also includes 3 point plugs for 240V from an inverter. The 12v wiring loom was made by loom Tec marine.
Insulation wise, the hull and walls are close cell spray foamed by cosy home and the ceiling is insulated with super quilt.
She has onboard:
-Bluetooth stereo, and a very healthy sound system with amp and sub woofer.
-Lec inlander fridge freezer
-Brand new kenwood oven.
-380l water tank
-300l fuel tank.
-6kva hatz diesel generator.
The bathroom is a fully tiled wet room with all copper and brass fittings, rain forest shower head and manually operated seatoilet, the boat would benefit from a Thetford Porta Potti for convinience.#
Heating is via a recycled gas bottle wood burner with hot plates which can also boil a kettle in no time. A hot air night heater for instant warmth has been recently fitted to the saloon area.
The kitchen worktops, floor, ceiling, and all other wood onboard is all oak.
She has a very homely feel and lots of storage under and around the master double bed and below and behind the sofa. Hot water is made by a Morco instant lpg boiler
The barge electrical system runs on solar power with 1320 watts of solar panels
She has a 1979 Daf 615 turbo engine, a full service carried out 20 running hours ago. Duel steering and controls inside the wheelhouse and on the back deck so you can cruise along in the sunshine. In the wheelhouse there is also an L-shaped seating area and dining table capable of seating 7 people.
The barge does have a bow thruster but needs commissioning. Her air draft is 2.7m and water draft is 90cm
Boat safety certificate valid until 2021
Tist is a beautiful Dutch Barge. She is admired constantly from every angle, she is located on the sharpness canal at patch bridge, Gloucestershire.
|Vessel type:||Dutch Barge|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||1979 Daf 615 turbo engine|
|Drive type:||Shaft drive|
|Length over all:||52' 10"|
|Bridge clearance:||2' 7"|
|Keel type:||3/4 Keel|
|Fuel capacity:||380 Litres|
|Water capacity:||300 Litres|