Sawley Marina Leicestershire UK
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Makalha is a 60ft x 13 ft replica ‘Luxemotor’ style Dutch barge built by P .J Barber boat builders in 2002, and fitted by Barry Hawkins in July 2003 . she is fitted with a Gardner 6 cylinder water cooled diesel engine. 2 bedrooms with 4 berths.
BSC Expires : 8th September 2020
Accommodation 2 cabins with centre wheelhouse
Wheelhouse / dinning room : Approx. 11ft x 10ft 8in with wheel steering and collapsible wheelhouse . Here is a beautiful solid wood chart / dinning table with seating for 4 and storage for charts etc.
Saloon : Approx. 10ft 2in x 12 ft 4in . As you descend from the wheelhouse you enter a opulent saloon with beautiful hardwoods , fitted cupboards and shelves and including a drinks cabinet. There is a two seater settee with matching chair . Traditional portholes with a large sky light . 1 x radiator
Second bedroom / Office : Approx. 8ft 6in x 7ft fitted to port with a 6ft bench seat that converts into a 4ft x 6ft bed with storage under and a corner office desk with cupboard storage opposite. 1x radiator.
Shower room : Approx. 8ft 3in x 4ft 9in fitted to port . This is a beautiful well appointed shower room With bidet , pump-out toilet traditional wash basin / pedestal with vanity unit above and a fully tiled shower . Fitted out in oak panelling with cream walls and tiled flooring.
Master Bedroom with en-suite : Approx. 8ft 3in x 10ft 2in . Fitted with a 6ft 1in x 4ft 6in double bed this relaxing space has a good sized wardrobe , chest of draws and a fully tiled en suite including a shower , wash basin and pump out toilet . 1x radiator
Galley: approx. 9ft 5in x 8ft . As you descend from the wheelhouse you enter an attractive and well planed galley ,with ash worktops and low level cupboards following the contours of the stern that also includes a small breakfast bar. There is a stainless steel sink with matching drainer , a beautiful ‘ Stanley’ Range , which also heats the hot water and central heating ;‘ Dyson ‘ washing Machine ; Fridge / Freezer and a 2 ring induction hob .
Flooring : solid wood and tiles
Headroom: 6ft 7in
‘Stanley Range‘ diesel cooker .
‘ Andrew James ‘ two ring induction hob.
‘Dyson ’ Washing Machine
‘ LG’ Fridge / freezer .
12v LED Lighting throughout .
240v via shoreline , Victron 3000w pure wave inverter or ‘Mase’ 7Kw diesel Generator
Gardner 6LW Six cylinder with Hydraulic pack for drive to Bow thruster and deck winch
Oil fired ‘ Stanley Range ‘ central heating supporting 12 radiators . and hot water
|Vessel type:||Dutch Barge|
|Designer:||P J Barber|
|Builder:||‘Luxemotor’ style Dutch barge by P .J|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Drive type:||Shaft drive|
|Length over all:||60'|
Gardner six -cylinder water cooled diesel engine
Hull thickness approximately 12.5mm Base plate , 10mm to the hull chine plates , 6mm plate to bilge keels, 10mm plates to the vertical stern swim plates 6mm , 10 mm and 12.5mm plates to the uxter plates
All of the submerged plates have been reported grit blasted and blast primed , prior to being painted with black coloured two pack epoxy coatings