Shared Narrow Boat Debdale
|Type of scheme||Private|
|Nominal number of sharers||12|
|Year of build||2006|
|Home mooring (2021)||Alvechurch Marina, Birmingham B48 7SF|
|Engine Type (last known)||Nanni|
|Berths||2 + 2 + 2|
|Change over day||Saturday|
|Are pets allowed||No|
|Is smoking allowed inside||No|
A rota system in which each owner chooses three weeks per year:
two between April and September inclusive, and one from any other month.
The list of owners rotates in pairs each year giving everyone a chance
to choose their weeks first or second over a six year period.
The boat has maintenance every winter and will be unavailable
for several weeks during this time but all other weeks are available
as extras, priority being given to those at the bottom of the list.
|Priority for school holidays||A maximum of two sharers can have "special" status,|
giving priority booking for school holidays.
They pay a 25 per cent premium on the running costs.
General Comments About the Boat
Debdale is a comfortable, modern narrow boat, offering high quality accommodation. Starting from the stern, the accommodation is as follows:
Rear deck: Semi-trad steering position, with lockers on one side and access to the engine below. Hook up point for shore power.
Cabin: Double bed which extends to king size. Cupboards and hanging space. En suite with pump-out toilet and hand basin. Widescreen Freesat TV with DVD player. Radiator. Portholes with curtains. Smoke alarm.
Bathroom: Off-corridor design, with corner bath with shower over. Wash basin. Pump out toilet. Storage cupboard and radiator. Extractor fan. Porthole. Large mirrors.
Galley: U-shaped with gas oven and grill, four burner hob, Microwave, 12v fridge with freezer box. Sink and drainer. Storage cupboards. Window one side, hatch the other. White matching crockery and a good range of utensils. Extractor fan. Gas/CO alarm.
Dinette: L-shaped seating which converts into a double bed. Removable table. Large pull-out wardrobe. 12v freezer under seat. Radiator. Windows both sides.
Saloon: Sofa which converts into a double bed. Solid fuel stove. Widescreen TV with Freesat, DVD and self-seeking satellite. Radio. Separated from dinette by a curtain. Large windows, and folding doors opening full width to front deck.
Front deck: lowered well deck for easy access. Lockers on three sides provide storage and seating. Table can be set up on deck. Large water tank in bow. Anchor for river cruising.
External: Debdale had a full re-paint in 2018.
Technical: Nanni diesel engine, hydraulic bow thruster, diesel fired Webasto heating, inverter for 240v supply. LED lighting throughout.
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Specific details for the share offered
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|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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General comments by vendor
The Debdale syndicate is very well run with excellent communication between the members.
Debdale also has its own website.
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