The Frederick William

Builder: Colecraft Year Built: 1990 Length: 59ft Style: Trad Location: Alvecote Basin Price: £42,950.00

 NEW PRICE ONLY £42,950.00


The Fredercik William - so named after the Mr Frederick Russel and William Newbury, founders of the great Russel Newbury engine co. 
This boat is full of character and old world charm, a real boat for the traditionalist and set up for extended cruising. 
BSC NEW on completion of sale
Recent out of water hull survey showing hull in excellent condition.
Recent blacking 3 x coats and paint work to both hull and superstructure.
A smart looking Traditional boat with Boatman's back cabin, engine room. traditional RN engine, mastervolt whisper generator, solar charge system.
Main bedroom: A large extended boatman's cabin at the rear of the craft with a 4ft cross bed, side bed, drop down table cupboard with plenty of draw and cupboard storage. Additional wardrobe space fitted both to port and starboard. All cabin/door decoration/artwork by traditional boat painter Ron Hough.
Full height hanging wardrobe
Engine room: Home to the RN DM2 traditional engine. Starts and runs well, operated by traditional dual controls (speed wheel and gear shift) and  PRM gearbox. Which is slightly offset to allow better access around through the boat. The engine room is insulated and has opening side doors for ventilation. There is also a traditional pigeon box.
Built in water cooled MASTERVOLT whisper gen set linked with mastervolt advance battery charger built in. Two 100W solar panel system with MPPT controller.
Large cupboard space with built in morco gas water heater for instant hot water.
Tiled throughout, porta-potti toilet, half bath with shower over with folding screens. Vanity unit and mirror with cupboard over.
The Lounge:
Features a squirrel stove in a central position which heats the boat through. space for free standing furniture and chairs. built in TV unit and storage. 
The galley:
Features oven, grill and four burner hob. Washing machine, fridge, sink and drainer, Lots of built in cupboard and drawer space. Also fully glazed forward facing bulkhead and solid wooden glazed hardwood front doors that lead into the forward cratch area where there is a well designed storage locker for cruising essentials and solid fuel.

Details and viewing on 01827 898 585

Viewing Tuesday to Saturday 9am to 5pm

Sunday and Monday appointments by prior arrangement only.

10% Deposit required then Balance payable in 14 days. (Note should you forfeit on the sale for any reason then deposit shall be returned less 10% Admin fee + VAT)



Cash (Deposits only)

Cheque (We must have cleared funds in our client account before you have title to the craft)

Bankers Draft

Credit Transfer


All information is given is based on our observations and information supplied. Prospective purchasers are advised to seek professional advice with regards to specification and condition. We have a dry dock available at short notice for out of water surveys should one be required.