Chaulden (1/12th Share) is a 58ft Semi-Trad built & fitted out by Reeves. Each owner can choose 2 weeks in peak summer (April – September) & 1 week off peak. There are various weeks available in 2018 including 2 weeks in August and 2 in September. The weekly selections are based on a ladder system with the shares moving up each year. Spare weeks are available as required starting at the bottom of the ladder.
On board the hot water is supplied by a Calorifier/ Alde. Central heating is supplied by Alde. A BMC 1800 4 cylinder engine provides the propulsion. Electrics include: 240v landline, an 1800w inverter, 1 starter & 4 leisure batteries. 6 berth with a fixed double, a dinette conversion and a bed settee. The main bathroom contains a pump-out toilet, a shower and a vanity basin. There is a second bathroom at the stern which contains a pump-out toilet and a basin. The galley is equipped with a Vanette cooker, a 12v LEC fridge, a microwave and laminate worktops.
The running costs are approximately £731 annually. The changeover day is a Friday. Pets are allowed. There is no smoking permitted on board. If you’re looking to spend a few weeks a year boating and you want to spread the cost then this is a fantastic option.