2 bedroom property for sale

Barge Frya Fresena Canary Wharf Estate London E14 5SH

£170,000

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DESCRIPTION
A SPACIOUS 2 BED HOME IN THE HEART OF LONDON'S DOCKLANDS IN A SOUGHT AFTER LOCATION ADJACENT TO CANARY WHARF.

MOORING RATES - RESIDENTIAL - CLASS 1 OVER 18.01 WIDE BEAM - 12 MONTHS - £10,742.26 INC COUNCIL TAX.

Dutch Barge (1926) refitted in 1998 - Length 66ft(20.1m) Beam 13ft(3.8m) Draught c.3ft 3". BSC until Feb 2010. Last surveyed 2011. Hull and decks repainted 2014. Located at Poplar Dock Marina, London Docklands. Ideally suited to cruising the inland waterways of Europe. Stunning location opposite the millennium Dome and access by lock to the River Thames. Access to central London minutes away via the Jubilee Line or the Docklands Light Railway.

The Community: moored within a gated community in the popular Poplar Dock Marina which provides a secure community made up of people of all ages from professions ranging from nurses, doctors, lawyers to IT workers, electricians and boat enthusiasts. They take a pride in their community and endeavour to help each other out and share information. There is a great communal area under shelter for all to use either independently or as a group and you are free to invite guests to this area with you.


TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION
Mechanical & Electrical:
Engine: Mercedes 6 cyl 200hp Gearbox: Twin Disc Hydraulic Cooling: Water Bowthruster: Hydraulic Stern Gland Greaser: Remote Batteries: 12v Engine: 2x135AH 240v: Yes Inverter: Mastervolt 1500w Charger: Mastervolt 50amp for domestics and Mobitronic 15amp for engine batteries Generator: Deutz 16Kva diesel.


EXTERIOR
Black bitumen painted hull to rubbing band; dark blue sheer strake with cream highlighting; superstructure in cream. 4 anodised aluminium windows and small porthole in bathroom.

Forward Deck: hatch to spacious forward storage locker; manual anchor winch with admiralty style anchor, chain and hawse pipe.

Roof: flat roof with stainless steel safety rails each side providing large 'sitting out' area; mooring dollies at aft end and forward end; teak garden furniture (table and 2 chairs) included in sale; access hatch at forward end; 6 vents and flue for stove.

Wheelhouse: steel lower section with fully double glazed upper section; can be easily lowered and raised hydraulically to allow for passage under low bridges and tunnels.

Aft Deck: stainless steel rails around stern; access hatch to engine room; 2 mooring dollies.


INTERIOR
Cream paneling with matching trim; solid pale hardwood timber flooring; combination of LED and halogen lighting; Mistral domestic sized diesel fired boiler for heating and hot water; headroom 6ft 9".


SERVICES/FACILITIES
Facilities Block: 4 showers; hair dryers; 4 toilet cubicles; disabled facilities; baby changing station; sluice for emptying portable toilets.

Laundry Room: 2 washing machines; 2 dryers.

Electricity: 16amp and 32amp available through a metered bollard by the boat.
Water: connection available for drinking and general use on same bollard (included in mooring fee).
Pump Out Facilities: located on the pontoon near the gate (no charge).
Telephone Connections: located on the bollard for a landline.
Internet: connection provided on site.
Fuel: Coal, logs (smokeless), kindling and fire lighters can be delivered directly to the boat.
Calor Gas: delivered to marina (chargeable).
Post Box: provided for each permanent residence.
Waste Bins: located outside the marina in the car park.
Car Access: via coded secure gate off Boardwalk Place. Permanent car parking can be arranged via BWML for an additional fee.
Bicycles: bike shed available on site.
Security: locked pedestrian access operated on fob, coded gated vehicular access. BWML staff on site 7 days a week on a rota.


WHEELHOUSE
accessed via a door from the aft deck; large wheel; fitted 'L' shaped sofa which can be used as a single berth.


GALLEY
steps down from the side deck adjacent to wheelhouse; 'U' shaped at aft end; pale cream work surfaces with matching high and low level storage units; Zanussi 4 burner gas hob with separate oven and grill; 240v microwave; inset white single bowl sink and drainer; full height fridge/freezer; open plan to:


SALOON
spacious light and airy with freestanding furniture including 2 seater sofa; glass folding leaf style dining table; 2 single armchairs; 4 drawer storage unit; large mirror mounted on the bulkhead; 2 flat screen tvs; central door to passageway forward with doors off each side to:


DOUBLE BEDROOM
to port at the aft end there is a large open storage area with a full height wardrobe; double bed occupying the full width of the cabin at the forward against the forward bulkhead with storage below; overhead reading lamps and storage units.


DOUBLE BEDROOM
mirror image of Cabin 4; passageway continues forward with door into:


BATHROOM
against the forward bulkhead to port is a ¾ bath with shower and shower screen; cream worksurface with inset basin and storage below; Bosch washing machine; storage cupboard and Bosch dryer to port; electric flush remote pump out toilet to starboard; safety escape hatch in ceiling.


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
23 January 2018

Nearest stations

  • Blackwall (0.2 mi)
  • Poplar (0.2 mi)
  • All Saints (0.4 mi)
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  • Blackwall (0.2 mi)
  • Poplar (0.2 mi)
  • All Saints (0.4 mi)
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