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Wylam

£275,000

Vessel Condition:   Good

Vessel Type:   Goole Barge

Builder:   Viking Marine

Year Constructed:   1958

Berths:   10

Cabins:   5

Heads:   2

No. of engines:   1

Engine Model:   Gardner 6LW

Engine Power:  Unknown

Fuel Type:   Diesel

Drive Type:   Shaft

Cruising Speed:   7 Knots

Maximum Speed:   10 Knots

Total Length:   20.3m

Beam:   6m

Hull Colour:   Blue

Displacement:   99 Metric Tons

Fuel Capacity:   2000 Litres

Water Capacity:   200 Gallons

Holding Tank:   200 Gallons

Maximum Draft:   1.2m

Hull Material:   Steel

Hull Type:   Round Bottom

Wylam is a lovely big barge with 5 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms making it great for a big family or as a rental opportunity (high yield, possibly as high as 17.5%). the barge is offered on a transferable residential mooring in the beautiful surroundings of the historic West India Quay, Canary Wharf.

Wylam was fitted by the current owner originally in 1990 but has a new kitchen and bathroom fitted in the last few months. The barge has 2 levels has many windows making her bright and airy; you enter by the wheelhouse or kitchen depending on how you see it, the units worktops, floor and appliances are new, making it clean and fresh. In to the main living area which very spacious with enough room for a large sofa, dining table, big tv or whatever your heart desires.​

Also upstairs there is a double bedroom and bathroom with pumpout toilet and good sized bathtub; there is also plenty of built in storage all the way around. Down the stair you find a large engine room with built in generator and work shop. Further down the corridor you find the other bathroom / shower room with the second pumpout toilet. there are also 3 double bedrooms and a single. There is also a big storage area at the bow so with a little imagination you could redesign the whole area and create more bedrooms maybe up to 7 or 8.​

The mooring costs around £1200 pcm and there is a one off transfer fee of 5% + vat (of the sale price) payable to the marina management. The fee includes free use of all the onsite amenities - shower rooms, laundry, pumpout and the community bbq area, water and council tax are also included as is free use of the marina WiFi. The marina benefits from 24 hour security with a caretaker on during the day to help, there is parking available at an extra £695 pa.

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