Boat Share | Rivendell
|Type of scheme||Private|
|Nominal number of sharers||23|
|Year of build||2004|
|Home mooring (2023)||Wigrams Turn Marina Shuckburgh Road Southam CV47 8NL|
It willl be moved during winter this year to
Mercia Marina, Willingdon, Derby DE65 6DW
where it will sail from for the next 3 years.
|Engine Type (last known)||Vetus|
|Berths||2 + 4|
|Change over day||Sunday|
|Are pets allowed||Yes|
|Is smoking allowed inside||No|
|Booking system||The weeks are fixed per share. A week share can be owned by|
a maximum of two persons.
The respective share owner(s) must be present onboard and cannot let
anyone else use the boat unless a share owner is on board.
Any unused share weeks can be swapped with another share owner for that year.
The cost to take another owners week is usually the cost of the
annual maintenance fee - currently £330 (Correct 2023)
|Priority for school holidays||None - fixed week scheme|
General Comments About the Boat
The owners of Rivendell took over the boat from The Boatshare Company in 2005 and now have a full dedicated committee and engineer to look after the running of the boat. The owners hold an annual meeting to discuss the boat and at the meeting the costs for the following year will be estimated. During the year owners are kept informed by email.
Rivendell was built in 2004 and is a Semi Trad design and 58ft long.
She is a comfortable boat with a fixed 5ft extending double in the rear cabin there is a double in the dinette and the two chairs in the front cabin are convertible into single beds.
There is a washroom with a pump out toilet a wash basin and a full size shower cubicle with a domestic hinged door.
There is full hot water central heating with radiators. the heating boiler also backs up the calorifier for hot water.
The kitchen is fully equipped with a 4 burner hob and an eye level grill and oven. Power is by domestic batteries and inverter.
Rivendell also has a land mains hook up for use when on the mooring.
The front cabin has two comfortable chairs that convert to beds and there is a stereo system and Digital TV and a multi-fuel stove.
Opposite the kitchen area is an opening hatch for extra light/ventilation, this has a Perspex panel for extra light on rainy days.
Most maintenance takes place during the winter months.
Pictures of the boat
Specific details for the share offered
|Size of share as a percentage or fraction||1 week|
|Price in UK Pounds||£1,000|
|Reason for selling||I have had my shares for 9 years |
and fancy a change.
|Pre-booked weeks included|
Sunday 4th March
until Sunday 11th.
|Holiday entitlement with share offered here.||One week in early March each |
year but see comments below.
|School holiday option possible?||No such scheme on this boat|
|Running costs for 2023|
(How do these figures compare?
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|£330 per week owned. |
This is paid in advance, so the 2024 season is paid in July 2023.
|How are the running costs to be apportioned||On this basis that the incoming owner is|
using the March 2024 week I would ask that
the running costs already paid are refunded
to me on purchase.
Contact details for vendor
or 07584 035096
General comments by vendor
Option to buy an out of season week for £150 before 4th March and after October 27th, depending on the winter maintenance schedule.
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