The Abode 12ft Widebeam is fitted out to exceptional standards, including such refinements as a built in wine cooler, 42″ flat screen TV, a large bath with optional whirlpool and much, much more.
It’s also the perfect boat for entertaining. The standard size options are either a 64ft or 70ft x 12ft wide (which are generally configured as a 1 or 2 bedroom vessels), resulting in a spacious interior and a square enclosed stern with built-in upholstered seating area that’s perfect for al fresco dining.
Beautiful and very practical, the Abode from The New & Used Boat Co. has been planned in every detail – from the choice of engine to the range of fabrics – to suit those independent minded people look to make the waterways their home.
As choice of Oak or Ash faced plywood with matching hardwood trims, complimented by a painted tongue and groove effect ceiling, plus painted or wall papered panels above the gunwale. For a lasting appearance, the interior woodwork is finished in a high performance clear acrylic which draws out the natural colours of the timber.
To ensure both strength and durability, fitted furniture is constructed from high quality moisture resistant veneered board, again with solid hardwood cappings. All soft furnishings fabrics are high-quality, modern material design especially for seating and window dressings. There are hundreds of stylish colours and designs to choose from.
Flooring options have been carefully selected for their aesthetic appeal and durability with a choice of carpet, laminates or solid hardwood in a comprehensive range of colours and designs.
Cooking on board is a pleasure thanks to the clever use of generous working space and sophisticated appliances. Entered from the stern, the large galley has plenty of working areas, with granite working areas both port and starboard. There are a host of appliances including a large Smeg fridge, a freezer, slimline wine cooler, Smeg oven, Smeg microwave, Smeg coffee machine and centre breakfast bar. A 5 burner hob is set into the centre island with a modern stainless steel tubular extractor fan fitted above.
The Abode’s attractive saloon area is the perfect space to make your own with freestanding furniture. For state-of-the-art entertainment a 42″ flat screen TV & DVD are built into an under gunwale unit and there is an option to have a satellite system too. To ensure the cosiest environment there is a fireplace with solid fuel stove set into a tiled hearth, and this is centrally located on the forward bulkhead. Additional atmospheric lighting is provided by picture lights.
Optional Second Bedroom/Study
Amaze your guests with just how comfortable on-board living can be. This generous room offers a double bed, two wardrobes and a desk/dressing table with picture light above. If required this bedroom could be reconfigured to offer one or two single beds.