Evans & Sons – Narrowboat for sale
£ 45,000Vat Included / Paid
17.3 m/57 ft
South East, Guildford, United Kingdom.
Ruby – A beautifully presented Evans and Sons 57ft Narrowboat. Well fitted out with a versatile interior. A double bed leading into a beautiful shower room moving forward into a well presented galley with extensive worktops and cooking facilities. The vessel is completed by a beautiful seating area forward for relaxing on a warm winters evening.Call Jamie on +44 (0) – Click here to reveal phone number – at Tingdene Boat Sales, Pyrford Marina or alternatively email – Click to contact – to secure a viewing!
A fine vessel, extensive character throughout. Ruby, a 2000 build has been created with practicality and versatility being included at every corner. Storage throughout, every extra you could think of, she is ready to sail away and be used for either a holiday boat or a live aboard. On your walk through, you are greeted by a spacious double cabin, a large portside double bed is complimented by a double wardrobe and four, large portholes illuminating the cabin and provide a spacious and airy feel. With a wall mounted radiator, the cabin is warm and cozy during the winter and fresh and cool during the summer with a large companion way leading out to the aft deck at the aft of the cabin. Moving forward, the shower room neatly situated between the saloon and the aft cabin. A full height shower, cassette toilet and ceramic waist high sink with hot and cold water facilities provide the perfect set up for you daily preparations. Towel and toiletry storage align the walls along with extensive shelving alongside the shower for all your products. A large, spacious, versatile saloon finishes off the 57 foot of cabin space. Twin work spaces including a breakfast bar and large preparation counter complete the galley. A four burner hob, twin electrical sockets and a utensil rail complete the cooking area. Beneath the work surface is a dishwaser and washing machine. To the starboard side, an oven grill combination is found along with another long work surface perfect for laying out plates and oven dishes whilst cooking. There is storage all around the boat, with extensive space for cleaning materials, cooking items and miscellaneous items to boot. At the forward of the saloon, a large open plan area with loose furniture is found. This is very easily adaptable and space for an accompanying double berth is also possible with the space. Large windows align the forward saloon providing the whole boat with lots of ventilation opportunities and light streams in to illuminate the beautiful interior found on board Ruby. Up forward, the bow section is found with a cratch cover and space for loose deck items. There is space to seat four to six persons outside and watch the world go by whilst cruising. A gas locker to the port side is complemented by a non slip flooring and beautiful double glazed doors. Overall this vessel has great potential. Its continuous airy and spacious feeling is complemented by modern touches such as the washing machine and tumble dryer. An array of storage throughout this vessel provides opportunities for numerous different layouts of belongings.
Beautifully laid out with plenty of open space to enjoy a days cruising. Syuanen Horn Beta Marine Tacometer Available space for 5 standing during a day’s cruising.
Airy Double Cabin Radiator lining bulkhead to provide excellent heating facilities Multiple different storage options including under bed storage, cupboards and shelving to store clothing and other items. 2 Reading lamps for night time reading with gold colouring – well lit and bright – 12V Twin Portholes lining the cabin allowing natural light to contribute to the airy feel of the cabin.
Beautifully presented head Full Height standing shower on forward bulkhead with sink, multiple vanity mirrors for shaving/washing/makeup. Portholes either side providing natural light making the heads seem large and spacious. Multiple Towel rails capable of holding towels for all persons on board. Excellent ventilation provided to remove humidity and to keep head dry and moisture free. Storage options throughout for personal toiletries and accompanying items. Hot and cold water facilities Privacy Blinds to maintain security and unwanted light at night.
4 x Gas Hobs Radiators aligning bulkheads to maintain warmth throughout vessel Multiple AC Plugs in useful positions – great for kitchen electrical’s – positioned in optimal locations for efficient use. Washing Machine and Tumble Dryer underneath worktops Side Doors – excellent for watching the world go by whilst cruising – excellent ventilation whilst cooking Seating area (space for four persons) – Breakfast Bar Oven and Grill – Gas – Spacious for baking trays and versatility for different cooking options Storage options to the aft of the galley – Space for all kitchen utensils and accoutrements Storage under worktop as well forward of the galley Electric Fridge/Freezer
Sofa – Seating for 4 persons Loose Furniture – Leads to redesigning upon purchase Radiators aligning bulkhead Overhead lighting throughout the vessel – bright and modern – allowing for spacious atmosphere in galley/saloon area at night. Wooden furnishings throughout – Homely feel – Warm and contemporary. Wood fuelled stove up forward – Great for ancillary heating.
Last blacked and docked ( including baseplate) Dec 2015
New engine damper plate 2017
New solid fuel stove 2017
New oil cooler hoses 2017
Annual oil and filter changes
Boat safety until Aug 2020
3 berth ( fixed double and sofa bed)
Pram cover to stern ( removable)
Cratch made of iroko with cover over
Red, Black and cream paintwork
Full-sized fixed double berth
New memory foam mattress
Laminate flooring through the craft for ease of maintenance
Oak faced ply paneling
Walkthrough bathroom with good sized shower and cassette toilet ( two cassettes)
Large spacious open plan galley/saloon
Solid wood breakfast bar
Solid wood worktops
Side door in galley with optional fly screen
Full set of navigation lights
Stainless steel horn
Automatic bilge pump
Mastervolt BTMIII battery monitor
Sterling inverter monitor
Mobitronic battery charger
Sterling 1800 watt inverter
Sterling galvanic isolator
Fore and aft shore power connection points
240 sockets throughout the craft
Webasto Thermotop C diesel heater with 4 radiators and heated towel rail in bathroom
Hot water from calorifier which is heated via engine, webasto or 240-volt shoreline immersion element
2 x 13 kgs gas bottles
6 Leisure batteries ( 660 ah )
1 Starter battery
Vanette 4006/2 4 burner hob ( LPG)
Vanette cc7000 Oven/Grill (LPG)
Spotlights in the galley
Wall lights in saloon
Custom made roman blinds
All necessary cruising equipment to include
2 x life jackets
2 x boat hooks
1 x boat pole
Anchor and chain
Several jerry cans —————————— —————————— —————————— ——
The following items which are on the craft are not included in the sale price BUT can be purchased by negotiation if so required
Hyundai 3kw Generator and lock
Oak Box in Saloon
Set of antique Oak drawers
Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate to have the vessel fully surveyed and inspected,river trialled and tested.