Freeman 24 ‘Crespa’ SALE AGREED

Description
Believed built in 1979, she is one of over 1,000 Freeman 24s built between 1975 and 1984. ‘Crespa’ is fitted with a replacement, economical Ford diesel engine and benefits from several other recent improvements. All in all, she is well priced and a good opportunity to acquire a classic river cruiser. We are open for viewings 7 days a week, please call to make an appointment.

Construction
Cream or light brown GRP moulded hull and topsides with matching deck paint, a vinyl cockpit canopy and brown painted gunwale stripe. Stainless steel stanchions with pvc covered guardrail wire, alloy deck fittings, aluminium framed, single glazed windows and cockpit screen, stainless steel bathing ladder, pulpit rail and grab rails.

Accommodation
Aft cockpit with hard top, canopy side and back panels, bench seating with lockers beneath, helm and co-pilot seats, fridge located beneath helm’s seat, floor panels with access to engine, bilges, batteries and tanks. The cockpit interior lining has been painted white to brighten up the space.
Doors lead from the cockpit to the cabin, which is laid out in conventional Freeman style with a galley to starboard, dinette that converts to a double berth to port with storage beneath the seating and cocktail cabinet mounted on rear bulkhead, and twin vee berths forward with storage beneath and a deck hatch above. A full height locker to port has a folding door that doubles as a partition between the forward berths and main cabin area, a refurbished WC compartment to starboard with wash basin (hot and cold taps) and a Jabsco manual sea toilet. The galley has a Plastimo hob, grill and oven, stainless sink with hot and cold taps, and storage beneath.
The interior woodwork is varnished Makori ply and has original side and head linings, grey edged carpet, original patterned cushions and ivory curtains.

Engine
Ford 1.6L 4 cylinder diesel engine coupled to a shaft drive with a single lever engine control. Serviced and new Cam belt recently.

Equipment
New or nearly new equipment includes-:
Fridge
Cooker
Sea toilet
Fenders
Escape ladder
Canopy (2017)
Batteries

Other equipment includes-:
3.9kg propane gas bottle and regulator
Brass clock and barometer
Hot water calorifier (connected to engine)
Electrics
2 x 12v batteries (1 x engine and 1 x domestic), battery charger, 12v lighting and fridge, 240v shore power connection.
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

£8,995 ono

Location

Fish and Duck Marina

Advertiser

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

Boat Safety Certificate

15/03/2023



Specifications

Vessel Name

Crespa

Vessel Condition

Used

Vessel Type

River cruiser

Builder

John Freeman Marine Ltd

Make

Freeman

Model

24

Year Constructed

Believed 1979

Berths

4

Cabins

1

Number of Engines

1

Engine Model

Ford 1.6L

Fuel Type

Diesel

Drive Type

Shaft drive

Cruising Speed

6 mph

Maximum Speed

12 mph

Length Overall

24'8" (7.52m)

Beam

9' (2.74m)

Maximum Draft

2' (0.61m)

Bridge Clearance

7'10" (2.39,m)

Hull Material

GRP

Hull Type

Semi-displacement

Hull Colour

Cream or light brown

Keel Type

Other

Fuel Capacity

15 gallons

Water Capacity

15 gallons