Shared Narrow Boat Halcyon
|Type of scheme||Managed|
|Nominal number of sharers||15|
|Year of build||2007|
|Home mooring (2020)||Aston Marina, Stone, Staffordshire|
|Engine Type (last known)||Beta Marine 43hp|
|Berths||2 + 4|
|Change over day||Saturday|
|Are pets allowed||No|
|Is smoking allowed inside||No|
Owners buy either red (school holiday) summer holiday shares,
red (non-school holiday) shares, or yellow shares.
The calendar is divided into red (summer), yellow (spring and autumn)
and blue (winter) weeks.
Owners pick according to a rotating preference list.
Each year you move up the list for the choosing of your main weeks.
Shares are sold in 1/6th, 1/8th, 1/12th or 1/24ths.
Read more about the booking system in detail here
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|Priority for school holidays||Some shares get priority for school holiday weeks.|
General Comments About the Boat
Halcyon is a Semi-Trad narrow boat with a popular mid-galley layout.
Starting at the bow down steps to -
The saloon has built in seating that converts into either a double or 2 single beds. A Bubble solid fuel stove, a flat screen TV, DVD player and a built-in radio/CD. There are also cupboards and a wardrobe.
The dining area has an L shaped dinette that converts into a comfortable double with a free-standing table. There is also storage and a chiller draw under the seating.
The galley is very spacious with a full-sized gas oven and grill which are at eye level. There is a separate 4 gas burner hob, fridge/freezer, 230V microwave and a slimline dishwasher. All worktops are granite. There is also a small lift up table below the side hatch opposite the galley sink area. There is plenty of storage space in the galley. The galley is fully equipped to a very high specification.
The bathroom has a full-size shower, vanity unit with inset basin and storage below, and a macerating pump out toilet.
In the rear bedroom there is a full sized fixed double with a luxury mattress and a storage cupboard and shelf above the bed. There is a wardrobe and a hidden washing machine/ tumble dryer. The bedroom is well equipped with storage. USB charging point for phones.
The boat is equipped with bow thrusters for easy maneuvering, and with diesel fuelled central heating to skirting radiators plus radiator in the bathroom.
Pictures of the boat
Specific details for the share offered
|Size of share as a percentage or fraction||12th "Yellow" share|
|Price in UK Pounds||£900|
|Reason for selling||Change in circumstances|
|Pre-booked weeks included||8th - 15th May 2021|
15th 22nd May 2021
11th December 2021
12th March 2022
7th May 2022 and
14th May 2022
|Holiday entitlement with share offered here.||Four weeks per year. |
The entitlement year starts in June
|School holiday option possible?||No|
|Running costs for 2020|
(How do these figures compare?
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|£176.25 per month|
|How are the running costs to be apportioned||We pay monthly, so the new owner would |
pay from the next following month.
Contact details for vendor
or 07941 398686
General comments by vendor
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