Boat Share | Dawn Chorus
|Type of scheme||Managed|
|Nominal number of sharers||12|
|Year of build||2011|
|Home mooring (2019)||Aston Marina|
|Engine Type (last known||Beta 50 (New 2019) + new gearbox|
|Berths||2 + 4|
|Change over day||Saturday|
|Are pets allowed||Yes|
|Is smoking allowed inside||No|
The year is divided into four periods to cover
Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter.
Lots are drawn yearly for each of the periods
enabling everyone to have a selection of weeks throughout the year
|Priority for school holidays||Two owners have school holiday priority|
General Comments About the Boat
Dawn Chorus is a 6 berth boat, built in September 2011, fitted with bow thrusters and a cruiser stern.
The Galley is at the rear of the boat, containing a hob, oven, fridge and microwave. There is ample storage and a wine cooler built under the floor.
Dining facilities can be either at the rear or front of the boat.
A solid fuel stove is in the rear cabin area.
There is a fixed double bed in the center and doubles can be made up at the front and rear again with plenty of storage.
There are 2 enclosed bathrooms, both with macerator toilets. One bathroom is fitted with a shower.
There are Tvs in the front and aft section.
There is diesel powered central heating and the water is heated by the engine. The electrics is 12 volt lighting and 240 volt supplied by an inverter or hook up.
A gas locker is situated at the front.
Pictures of the boat
Specific details for the share offered
|Size of share as a percentage or fraction||8%|
|Price in UK Pounds||£6,750|
|Reason for selling||After 7 happy years of enjoyable cruising on Dawn Chorus |
we now wish to explore other areas of the canal and
rivers network both in the UK and abroad,
e.g. the Norfolk Broads and the Shannon.
|Pre-booked weeks included||30 Nov 2019.|
7th March 2020,
27th June 2020,
19th September 2020
2nd January 2021
|Holiday entitlement with share offered here.||My share entitles us to draw one week per season, |
i.e. 4 weeks per year.
|School holiday option possible?||No priority choice, depends on the luck of the draw|
but swaps with other share holders possible.
(NB Two other shareholders DO have school holiday priority)
|Running costs for 2019|
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|The running costs for 2019 are £157 approximately |
per calendar month including management.
|How are the running costs to be apportioned||I would ask the incoming owner to take over the |
monthly contribution from purchase.
Contact details for vendor
|firstname.lastname@example.org or 07771 897994 or 07768 864906|
Below - A montage of pictures on a small video from when the boat was new
General comments by vendor
Having been on Dawn Chorus since she was new, we shall be very sad to leave her, but it's time for new adventures ...
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