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Brighton Boat Sales

Unit 1D East Lockside
Brighton
BN2 5HA
United Kingdom

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1959 Watson Class 'Life Boat' 44 Convert

£58,950 (Listed price: US$97,692)

Brighton,United Kingdom

Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
Watson Class 44 Convert
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Description/Condition

'Charlie Dee' was originally a Watson Class Life Boat with the RNLI.  She was built in 1959 and served in various locations on the South and East coasts of England and for a time was stationed at Walmer.  She was decommissioned in 1988 and converted in 1993 to a residential motor yacht.  Her current owners have had many enjoyable years using her a very reliable vessel for long distance cruising & an incredibly spacious live-aboard vessel.  Part Exchange Considered. 

Watson Class 44 Convert fitted with twin Ford Sabre 60hp shaftdrive diesel engines.  Lying Brighton Marina. 




Boat Details
Fuel DieselHull Material Wood 
Beam 10 ft 4 inMax Draft 4 ft 11 in 
Engine Make Ford SabreEngine Year 1959 
Fuel Capacity 1320 galLength Overall 44 ft 
Number of Heads 2Water Capacity 1500 gal 
Number of Berths 3Number of Engines 2 
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Brighton Boat Sales

Unit 1D East Lockside
Brighton
BN2 5HA
United Kingdom

Galley

Hot & cold pressurised water system
Fridge
Coolworks oven/grill/microwave
Twin electric hobs
Good storage

Navigation Equipment

Cetrex autopilot
Cetrek rudder position indicator
Original compass
Husun 70 VHF radio
Raytheon 420 loudhailer & horn
Seafarer 700 depth
Garmin GPSMap 550 plotter/GPS
Engine instrumentation

General Equipment

Built 1959 as life boat for RNLI.  Decommissioned 1988 & converted in 1993 to a residential motor yacht.

Ideal craft for live aboard & distance cruising
GRP coated, wooden boat
6 Berths in 2 cabins & saloon
Hydraulic steering
Diesel fired central heating system
Sea toilet & shower for forward guest cabin
En-suite heads with bath in aft master cabin
240v Shorepower
Battery charger
Aft canopy
Teak decking
Fire extinguishers
Bilge pumps
Anchor, warps & fenders
Navigation lights
Spotlight
Berth available at Brighton Marina
 

Directions to Brighton Boat Sales at Brighton Marina

By Car:
From the A27 take the B2123. Turn right at the first set of traffic lights sign posted Brighton Town Centre, Race Course & Marina Village.  Turn left at the next major set of traffic lights crossing the Race Course & follow the signs for the Marina Village.  Avoid Avoid the multi-storey car park & proceed ahead at the first roundabout.  Proceed ahead again at the second roundabout taking a ticket from the barrier.  Travel along the road & over the lock bridge.  Once over the bridge turn right, our office is the last unit at the end of the building adjacent to the lock.  Please call our office should you require further assistance.

By Rail:
The nearest main line station is Brighton with regular connections to Chichester, Portsmouth & London.

By Air:
Brighton is within easy reach of Heathrow & Gatwick International Airports.  Follow the A23 from Gatwick to Brighton.  Shoreham Airport is available for private light aircraft.

Disclaimer

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice. No Guarantee is implied or given regarding condition or legal title. 

Custom Contact Information

 

For further details & to arrange a viewing, please call Paul at Brighton Marina.