Stella (1/10th Share) is a 47ft Cruiser built & fitted out by Pat Buckle. The share is for 4 weeks per year. The allocated weeks left for 2020 are 25th – 31st May and 7th – 21st August. Weeks for each share owner are drawn out via a rota system.
On board the hot water is supplied by a Calorifier. Central heating is supplied by Alde. There is a solid fuel stove in the saloon. A Beta 38hp 4 cylinder engine provides the propulsion. Electrics include: 12v, an inverter, 1 starter & 5 leisure batteries. 4 berth with a fixed double at the bow and 2 x chair beds in the saloon. The bathroom contains a pump-out toilet, a corner bath with shower over and a vanity basin. The galley is equipped with a cooker, a 12v fridge, a microwave and Formica worktops.
The running costs are approximately £65 per month. The changeover day is a Friday. Pets are not 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.