Bittern

Bittern was built by Elton Moss Boatbuilders in 2007 and offers a rear bedroomed layout. She has recently benefited for new soft furnishings and a replacement of the core engine unit. She was repainted in 2020. Bittern is currently based at Kings Lock, Middlewich and will move to Dunchurch Pools Marina, Rugby in April 2021. The boat is designed to accommodate up to six people in a 2 + 4 format and is pet friendly.

Bedroom: In the rear bedroom there is a full sized double bed, plentiful storage and washing machine / tumble drier.

Bathroom: The cabin bathroom offers a full sized shower and a pump out toilet.

Galley: A spacious Galley, with the full domestic sized gas oven and grill, separate four burner gas hob, fridge/freezer, 230v microwave, a dishwasher and granite worktop.

Dinette: The dining area offers an L shaped dinette, which converts to double berth,  with freestanding table.

Saloon: The saloon has comfortable built in seating that converts to beds and a wood burning stove. There is a flat screen TV, a DVD player and Radio / CD player.

Specifications

Boat Builders
Elton Moss Boatbuilders
Entered service
June 2007
Stern type
Semi trad
Layout type
Rear Bedroomed
Change-over day
Saturday
Pets
Yes
Smoking
No
Home mooring
Dunchurch Pools

Layout

Length
58 feet
Berths
6 (2 + 4)

Power and Heating

Engine
Beta Marine 43hp
Bow thruster
Vetus 55 Electric
240v generator
Travel power
240v inverter
Vetus 3kw
Heating

Low level radiators that run from a diesel boiler and a multi fuel stove.

Budget

Boat Running CostsBudget (£)
Moorings2,736.00
Licence1,056.00
Insurance312.00
Repairs & Breakdown1,680.00
Annual Maintenance5,256.00
Gunwale Repainting912.00
Turnaround Fees2,052.00
Servicing1,776.00
Bottled Gas180.00
Total Boat Running Costs15,960.00
Syndicate Costs480.00
Management Fees5,865.00
Improvements/Replacements1,728.00
Contingency/Future Repairs2,400.00
Total Contributions24,725.00
Total cost per 1/24th share1,030.22
Total cost per 1/12th share2,060.41
Total cost per 1/8th share3,090.63
Total cost per 1/6th share4,120.83

Available shares in this boat

ShareColourPrice
1/12Red share£500
Shares available from
1/12Yellow share£700

Pictures of Bittern

360 degree boat tour