Situated on arguably one of The Best Moorings at Ferry Quay on The River Deben in Woodbridge. 'Johanna Klareina' is a Classic Dutch Day Barge built in 1906 and Lovingly Restored by the current owner into a Luxury, Ready to Cruise, Live Aboard House Boat. The layout is Extremely Enviable; boasting Four Berths, a Spacious Saloon Area, Galley Kitchen, Fully Fitted Shower Room, Office Area, Wheelhouse and Engine Room with Excellent Potential to convert the current Fo'Castle to further Accommodation. With Sensational Panoramic Views from The Historic Tide Mill, Across to Sutton Hoo and Along The River, Viewing is Highly Recommended to appreciate all this Beautiful Property has to offer.
Space to enjoy the views from the upper deck terrace area, fitted bench seating, fold down access pontoon.
Fully collapsible wheel house with 360 degree glazing providing panoramic views, feature wooden ships wheel, chart plotter, vintage 99 channel radio and addional VHF radio, bench seat with chart table, storage cupboard and additional under bench storage area, stairs leading below deck, door to upper deck.
Beautiful room with a spacious layout and great headheight. Teak wood panelling and solid mahogany wooden flooring, windows to sides, brass fittings throughout, bespoke fitted curved sofa, storage cupboards, flat screen TV with surround sound system.
Teak panelling and wooden floor, fully fitted kitchen area with stunning solid corian worktop, storage cupboards, two fisher & paykel dishwashers, range style electric oven, Waco eco fridge/freezer, attractive inset butler style sink with hot and cold taps over, miele washing machine, fitted airing cupboard housing large hot water tank with dual immersion. Breakast bar area, brass fittings, unique stained glass panel, porthole window.
Fitted double bed, built in wardrobe and additional fitted bedside table with storage cupboard, porthole window with views down river, brass fittings throughout.
Porthole window with views down river, currently providing recessed space for an office/study area with attractive brass fittings throughout.
Additional bench/fold out double day bed, storage cupboards, teak panelling, wooden flooring and flood door to Fo'castle. Windows.
A truly superb additional to the property. Attractive hand made Victorian style floor tiles, Victorian throne style WC with matching wash basin, rainfall style shower cubicle with the barge name inscribed on the glass door, heated towel rail, brass fittings, storage cupboard, hatch access to macerator and pump, porthole windows.
Note* This room has not been renovated however provides fantastic scope for further accommodation/expansion. The room currently houses two 500 litre fresh water tanks, one 500 litre black water tank, vetus water pressure pump, bow thruster and chain locker for the anchor.
Concealed entrance behind the stairway. Housing a DAF marine 175 engine which provides comfortable cruising at approx. 8-9 knots. Diesel fed Kobola boiler (providing heating and hot water), 2x Diesel tanks, inverter, transformer, domestic and engine batteries, alternator, stern gland pump, vice and work bench.
'Johanna Klareina' occupies a superb mooring position at the ever popular Ferry Quay in Woodbridge. Boasting panoramic views across the River Deben, farmland views beyond and enviable views of the famous Tide Mill. The boat is situated at the end of the jetty which is on the doorstep for both the railway station with it's mainline links to London and Woodbridge town centre with it's vast selection of shops, restaurants, cafes and boutiques.
The vendor advises us that the mooring costs are approximately £3000 per annum which includes; wifi, water/sewage, electricity and diesel. The vessel is hand riveted and made with 8mm wrought iron and was last surveyed in 2010. The vendor has lovingly restored her over the last 10 years using the skills of professional shipwrights which includes the installation of a central heating system. The vendor informs us that the fo'castle is a blank canvass and is ready for fitting with the necessary electrics and plumbing already in place. 'Johanna Klareina' is fully mobile and has an excellent 175 marine DAF engine, chart plotter, depth sounder, VHF radio and bow thruster, making her a simple but enjoyable vessel for cruising.
These particulars are intended to give a fair description of the property but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed, and they do not constitute an offer of contract. Intending purchasers must rely on their own inspection of the property. None of the above appliances/services have been tested by ourselves. We recommend purchasers arrange for a qualified person to check all appliances/services before legal commitment.
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