Moored on the secure and beautiful Wenlock Basin and enjoying unobstructed views along the Regents Canal, Monstruito is a luxurious high specification narrow boat. One of only 18 boats on the mooring it offers an ideal opportunity to own an affordable residence in London.
Benefitting from a professional refit in 2014 this classic and traditional 41ft. stern narrow boat hides a modern and contemporary interior. Included in the refurbishment were brand new anodes, full insulation, fitting of Morso squirrel solid fuel burner, replacement double glazed windows, replacement of all electrics (240V and 12V, leisure batteries, charger and invertor), 12V LED spotlights fitted throughout, all plumbing replaced, a high gloss kitchen, new shower and washbasin and cassette toilet.
The boat has mains power and a dedicated internet connection and comes equipped with voice-activated appliances, including lights, speakers, electric blankets and coffee machine.
The hull was blacked in 2015 and the BMC diesel engine has been fully reconditioned.
Monstruito consists of a fully equipped kitchen with ample storage, gas hob and oven, 240V fridge and breakfast bar. living area complete with sofa that converts into a single bed and bedroom with pull down king-sized bed that conveniently stores away to provide space for entertaining. From this a lovely tranquil sitting area is accessed on the bow with gorgeous views down the canal.
Hot water is provided by a dual coil cylinder using an electric immersion when docked and can be connected to the engine or generator when cruising. A generator is included in the sale. Further storage is provided with a secure private lock box on the mooring.
Constructed in 1826, Wenlock Basin has attractive landscaped gardens with picnic tables running the length of its wooden jetty. Perfectly located for the commuter wishing to travel into the City or West End this secure private mooring is situated only a short walk from Angel and Old Street tube stations as well as bustling Upper Street with its many restaurants and bars. The nearby towpath provides easy access to London Fields and Victoria Park.
Monstruito comes with a fully transferable residential mooring which currently costs £567 per month in mooring fees and service charges. Transfer of the mooring license will be subject to suitable references.