Dawn Chorus

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Shared narrow Dawn Chorus boat


General information

Type of schemeManaged
Nominal number of sharers12
Year of build2011
Home mooring (2019)Aston Marina
Lichfield Road
ST15 8Qu
Engine Type (last knownBeta 50 (New 2019) + new gearbox
Berths2 + 4
Change over daySaturday
Are pets allowedYes
Is smoking allowed insideNo
Booking system
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 holidaysTwo 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

Shared narrow boat Dawn Chorus
Shared narrow boat Dawn Chorus
Shared narrow boat Dawn Chorus
Shared narrow boat Dawn Chorus
Shared narrow boat Dawn Chorus
Shared narrow boat Dawn Chorus
Shared narrow boat Dawn Chorus
Shared narrow boat Dawn Chorus
Shared narrow boat Dawn Chorus
Shared narrow boat Dawn Chorus

Specific details for the share offered

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Price in UK Pounds
Reason for selling
Pre-booked weeks included
Holiday entitlement with share offered here.
School holiday option possible?
Running costs for 2021

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Contact details for vendor

Below - A montage of pictures on a small video from when the boat was new

General comments by vendor

Opportunities exist at AGM and at other times to arrange informal swaps of weeks.  Additionally if one owner is unable to take up their share it is offered to others on a first come basis thus number of weeks on board is never less than 4 per annum but can be more depending on circumstances.

Dawn Chorus is a reverse layout craft with galley at rear (this means there is always tea on tap for helmsman/woman).

Front seating area, which can be made up to a double or two single beds offers a comfortable outlook for passengers.

We have hired boats for 20 years & 3 years ago took the plunge & bought share on Dawn Chorus. 

We found that the boat has met all our requirements both with layout, comfort and ease of use - this craft handles very well and is easily managed by two people.

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