Sold £29,950

Brief overview:

Boat Type: Narrowbeam
Year Built: 1978
Length: 45ft
Lying at: Dunchurch Pools
Fitted out by: Builder / owners
Construction: Steel
Steel Spec: 6.5.4
Engine Make: BMC
Engine Horse Power: 35

Depth of Hold: 22
Cabin Lining: Pine t&g
Flooring: Carpet / Vinyl
Trim: Redwood
Rear Cover: None
No. Berths: 3
Cratch: YES
Stern: Traditional
Width: 6.10ft
Hull Builder: Hancock & Lane


Picture Gallery:

Fringillidae has been in the present ownership for 20 years and in that time has been maintained to a good standard, which includes having a full repaint in 2015, which still looks good today. The last survey report was done in 2003. Hancock and Lane were prolific boat builders in the 70's building their last boat in the mid 80's.The layout is traditional with the saloon at the bow which has a stove with back boiler feeding 2 radiators. On the opposite side is cupboard with shelves. There are 2 chairs, one of which is a Wilsons bed chair. The galley is in an L shape with a unit on the opposite side, the cooker was new in 2020.The bathroom is off corridor and comprises of a shower, sink in vanity unit and cassette toilet. The bedroom has a fixed double with storage under and over head cupboard. The engine compartment houses all services.

Time with Current Owner:20 years
No. Previous Owners:Two or more
Last Blacked:2019
Anodes Replaced:Ok last inspection
Boiler Last Serviced:
BSC Expiry Date:2024-10-29
BSC Expiry Date:2024-10-29
CE Mark/RCD Status:


Engine Make:BMC
Engine Model:BMC 1.5
Engine Hours:
Engine Last Serviced:2021
230v Landline:YES
Domestic Batteries:1
Battery Charger:No
Battery Management:No
No. Alternators:1
Solar Panels:NO


Dinette:No Dinette
TV Cupboard:YES
Solid Fuel Stove:Yes with back boiler
Seating:Yes - Including bed chair
Notes:Forward saloon with multi fuel stove with back boiler. There are 2 chairs one of which is a Wilsons bed chair.


Floor Units:YES
Wall Units:YES
Cooker Make:Statesman - New Sept 2020
Fridge Make:No fridge, room for one.
Washing Machine:No
Notes:Good size galley. Please note there is no fridge, but there is room for one.


Bath or Shower:Shower
Toilet Type:Cassette
Vanity Basin:1
Heated Towel Rail:0
Notes:Off corridor bathroom with shower, sink in vanity unit and cassette toilet.


Bed:Fixed Double
Storage Under:1
Overhead Lockers:1
Dressing Table:0
Notes:Bedroom with fixed double with storage under and overhead cupboard.

Plumbing & Heatings

Type of Heating:Multi Fuel Stove + Back Boiler
No. Radiators:2
Fresh Water Tank Type:Integral
Fresh Water Tank Capacity:Approx 100 galls
Fuel Tank Capacity:Approx 40 galls
Dressing Table:0
Waste Tank Capacity:N/A
Hot Water Via:Engine

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