Freeman 23 ‘Alachua’ SALE AGREED

Description
Classic river cruiser built by John Freeman between 1970 and 1974, and a great way to get afloat for the first time. An ideal family boat having a decent sized cockpit and plenty of accommodation down below. As always, boats of this age need a little care and attention, but with her original looks ‘Alalchua’ will provide a new owner with many hours of pleasure too. Call us today for a viewing. Mooring available to a new owner.

Construction
GRP moulded hull and topsides with hardwood, alloy and rubber fendering, stainless steel pulpit and cockpit rails, sliding and fixed windows, timber grab rails, blue vinyl folding pram hood, stainless steel and chromed deck fittings.

Accommodation
An aft cockpit with rear bench seating, storage locker and tank access beneath, helm to port with seat, folding canopy and screens, double cabin doors to starboard.
The accommodation comprises a conventional 4 berth layout with twin V berths at the bow with storage beneath and a ventilation hatch above, starboard side WC compartment with Thetford cassette toilet, port side full height locker with a folding door that creates a partition between the saloon and forward berths, port side dinette that converts to a double berth, storage beneath and access to the engine, a galley to starboard with storage lockers, sink with cold water tap and two ring gas burner.  The interior is typical Freeman with varnished wood finishes, stainless steel framed sliding windows, blue upholstered seating and cushions, carpet & curtains.

Engine
Ford Watermota petrol engine coupled to a shaft drive via a J type gearbox with helm mounted throttle and foot controlled gear lever.

Disclaimer
Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed.  They are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract. The Vendor does not make or give, and neither the Broker nor any person in its employment has any authority to make or give, any representation or warranty in relation to this vessel, in respect of which any Purchaser must rely on his own inspection.

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Price, Contact and Location

Status

For Sale

Price

£5,950 ono

Location

Fish and Duck Marina

Advertiser

Fish and Duck Leisure Ltd as broker on behalf of the seller

Boat Safety Certificate

09/12/2019



Specifications

Vessel Name

Alachua

Vessel Condition

Used

Vessel Type

River cruiser

Builder

John Freeman Marine Ltd

Make

Freeman

Model

23

Year Constructed

Believed 1970

Berths

4

Cabins

1

Number of Engines

1

Engine Model

Ford Watermota

Fuel Type

Petrol

Drive Type

Shaft drive

Cruising Speed

4 mph

Maximum Speed

8 mph

Length Overall

23'3" (7.08m)

Beam

7'6" (2.29m)

Maximum Draft

2' (0.61m)

Bridge Clearance

6'10" (2.08m)

Hull Material

GRP

Hull Type

Semi Displacement

Hull Colour

White

Keel Type

Other

Dry Weight

1500 kg

Fuel Capacity

15 gallons

Water Capacity

15 gallons