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Crazy Diamond


…… Sold – February 2013 ……

A 1959 BROADS MOTOR CRUISER designed and built by Little Ships of Oulton Broad, Suffolk


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Crazy Diamond is a traditional Broads Motor-Cruiser designed and built by Little Ships, of Oulton Broad.  In 2008 she was professionally refurbished both internally and externally whilst retaining the original 1950’s period style.

30′ overall, 10′ beam, 2′ draught and 6’5″ air-draught.

Hard chine carvel mahogany planked hull on oak frames with varnished mahogany superstructure.
Spacious well appointed four berth accommodation with varnished internal joinery and white paintwork.

Fore Cabin: Two single berths.
Galley: Gas cooker with oven and grill and twin hobs.  12 volt fridge, stainless-steel sink, ample pantry and crockery lockers.
Heads Compartment: Marine wc, shower and porcelain wash basin.
Centre Cockpit / Wheelhouse: Folding wheelhouse with canvas side panels, port helm, instrumentation, morse control and console.  Access beneath cockpit sole to:

Engine Room: Housing the 35hp BMC ‘Captain’ 1.5 litre freshwater cooled diesel engine, giving 5 knots cruising and about 8 knots maximum speed, 1.8 litres an hour consumption cruising.  Calorifier.  Diesel heater vented to the fore and aft cabins.  100w solar panel powers 230 amp hour batteries.  12 & 240 volt electrics.
Aft Saloon: Settee extending to double berth, multi-fuel stove, cd player, built in storage lockers, drawers and shelving.

Inventory Includes: Fire extinguishers, mud weight, fenders, warps, lifebelt, curtains throughout.

Boat Safety Certificate to 24.06.16

Transferable central Brundall mooring at £100 (inc vat) per month including parking space.

Brokers Note:

Broads Cruisers offer that floating ‘holiday cottage’ with their generous accommodation, all mod cons. and beautiful location in the unspoilt surroundings of the Southern and Northern Broads.   Crazy Diamond is no exception and must be viewed to be appreciated. Revised guide price 15th February 2013 due to imminent over-seas employment.

Lying: Suffolk
Viewing: Through the brokers CLASSIC YACHT BROKERAGE
Guide: Sold