Boat Share | Broadsword
|Type of scheme||Managed|
|Nominal number of sharers||12|
|Year of build||2002|
|Home mooring (2019)||Aquaduct Marina|
|Engine Type (last known||Nanni|
|Berths||2 + 4|
|Change over day||Saturday|
|Are pets allowed||Yes|
|Is smoking allowed inside||No|
An AGM is held in November in the Midlands.
One item on the agenda is 'drawing' of weeks.
The year is divided up into 4 seasons:
Spring: Mid Feb to Mid May
Summer: Mid May to Mid August
Autumn: Mid August to end October
Winter: November to Mid February.
We draw at the meeting for all our 4 weeks, one week per season.
Then we have the opportunity to exchange dates with other owners
if we wish.
|Priority for school holidays||None|
General Comments About the Boat
Broadsword is a semi-traditional boat painted in Blue and Red. There is a black Cratch Cover fore and aft.
Entering from the rear deck, there is an enclosed deck and steps down to the main bedroom. There are traditional Rose and Castle doors. There is a carved wooden post on the Fixed double bed. This bed can be extended to full double bed size when being slept in. There is a washbasin and large cupboard for clothes and storage. The main bedroom is ensuite with its own toilet and door to the main boat for privacy. There is a built in CD player above the bed and large underbed storage and the ceiling throughout is oak-panelled.
The curtains are a contemporary design and compliment the furniture covers. The carpet is a dark patterned green. All soft furnishings are cleaned annually.
The main bathroom is in the middle of the boat and has a toilet, large shower and washbasin with under sink storage, mirrored cabinet and shelving.
There is a clothes cupboard neatly fitted into the corridor by the bathroom.
The Kitchen is next and is equipped with split level gas hob and electric oven. Refrigerator (with freezer section), microwave and filtered drinking water.
Plenty of cupboards and equipped with enough crockery, cutlery, glasses for 6 people plus pans, pots and cooking utensils. There is a side double door access hatch for separate access to the boat and a 'Perspex' window can be fitted to give extra light without draft if required.
The dining area has two settees facing each other which can easily be extended to comfortably seat 6 people over a wooden table. This area converts to a double bed and has large underbed drawers for storage.
The Saloon has an L shaped settee which again converts to a double bed and a closet for storage and clothes. TV/DVD player and built in CD player.
There is a solid fuel stove for extra comfort but the boat has Central heating radiators throughout. There is a large table that can be fitted in Saloon (it also forms base of bed) or a separate smaller table so you can have 2 eating areas or useful 'games' playing.
The Foredeck has room to sit out (There is a separate table that fits outside) or it can be used for bikes/storage etc. There is an anchor here for river trips. The front side pieces are glass so you can see forward with the cratch cover in place.
All duvets, pillows and protectors are provided by the syndicate are are regularly laundered/replaced.
Pictures of the boat
Specific details for the share offered
|Size of share as a percentage or fraction||12% (will split as 8% and 4%: see comments)|
|Price in UK Pounds||£3,250|
|Reason for selling||Breavement|
|Pre-booked weeks included||23 May 2020|
20 June 2020
31 October 2020
19 December 2020
20 March 2021
27 March 2021
|Holiday entitlement with share offered here.||8% holding is 1 week per season.|
4% holding is 1 week in the spring season and 1 week in the summer season
|School holiday option possible?||No|
|Running costs for 2019/20|
(How do these figures compare?
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|12% = £150 per month|
|How are the running costs to be apportioned||I would ask the incoming owner to take over the |
monthly contribution from purchase.
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