Shared Narrow Boat Heartsease



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Heartsease

Shared narrow boat Heartsease


 


General information

Type of schemeManaged
Nominal number of sharers12
Year of build2014
Home mooring (2019)Great Heywood, Staffs
Length58'
Engine Type (last known)Vetus M 4.17
Berths2 + 2 + 1
Change over dayFriday 
Are pets allowedYes
Is smoking allowed insideNo
Booking system
A booking chart for the following calendar year is circulated in 
agreed priority order before the owners’ annual meeting, where 
the bookings for the next year are confirmed.

Each owner has a priority for that year, and moves up a couple 
of places each year: after a year at the top of the list, the owner 
then starts at the bottom, and after six years the cycle begins again. 

Each owner can choose two weeks (separately or as a fortnight) in 
the ‘high season’ (April to October inclusive), and one week in the 
remainder of the year. 

By this route, thirty-six weeks are firmly booked before the year begins.

Allowing for time for winter maintenance, the remaining fourteen 
weeks are booked with priority in reverse order to the original chart, 
so having last choice originally does have its compensations. 

These extra bookings are confirmed on the first day of the month 
before the month of the booking.
Priority for school holidaysTwo designated "special" shares have priority booking of
school holiday weeks and pay a higher proportion of the costs 
than "ordinary" shares thus reducing the other 10 shareholder's contributions

General Comments About the Boat

A semi-traditional style rear deck, under which lies a Vetus M 4.17 engine and hydraulic PRM gearbox. Seating is provided on both sides of the rear deck area.

From the stern we enter the saloon, which along with the dinette is part of a spacious 24ft open plan living area.

From the two comfortable reclining “Captain’s” chairs, you can enjoy the entertainment centre with Freeview TV, DVD and DAB radio/CD connected to four speakers distributing sound throughout the boat.

A traditional solid fuel stove complements the Webasco diesel central heating system.

The boat features extensive storage throughout. There is an adult-sized ‘put you up’ bed.

DINETTE
Features L-shaped fully upholstered seating (which converts to a double bed at night). The table is removable with storage space provided when not in use. There is a side hatch opposite the dinette, and a full view of the TV from the seating area. Two stools/folding chairs are included to enable five people to dine comfortably.

GALLEY
Boasts a gas hob, eye level oven and grill, plus microwave and full-sized fridge with integral freezer compartment. Extensive storage and solid oak work surfaces.

BATHROOM

Luxury bathroom, including a walk-in shower, fresh water flushing WC, hand basin and storage.

MASTER CABIN
Includes a permanent double bed (this converts into a king size if required) TV point and lots of further storage space including a large wardrobe. Glazed double doors open to front deck with seating.

POWER SUPPLY

There are both 12- and 240-volt circuits, the latter being served by a Victron Phoenix 3-kilowatt charger/inverter which allows battery charging from a shore-based power supply. The boat carries five 110-amp leisure batteries and one starter battery, monitored by a digital Victron management .

Pictures of the boat

Shared narrow boat Heartsease
Shared narrow boat Heartsease
Shared narrow boat Heartsease
Shared narrow boat Heartsease
Shared narrow boat Heartsease
Shared narrow boat Heartsease
The chairs on board now are different to those shown here.
Shared narrow boat Heartsease
Shared narrow boat Heartsease
Shared narrow boat Heartsease
Shared narrow boat Heartsease

Specific details for the share offered

Size of share as a percentage or fraction12th
Price in UK Pounds£3,250
Reason for sellingA recent close bereavement is the 
only reason for selling my share.
Pre-booked weeks includedMarch 6 2020
July 24 and 31 2020
December 4 2020
Holiday entitlement with share offered here.I get a guaranteed 3 weeks, according to the rota.
I get another week after allocations have been made.
School holiday option possible?No
Running costs for 2020

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My running costs are £114/month plus winter repair contribution.
How are the running costs to be apportionedI would ask the incoming owner to take over the 
monthly contribution from purchase. 
Contact details for vendor
usk35@hotmail.com

General comments by vendor


My wife and I enjoyed our all too brief time time on Heartsease, cruising some of the most beautiful canals with ease. The boat is extremely well apportioned and the management team do an excellent job maintaining and preparing her for our weeks on board. 

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