Situated on the southern side of the Chichester canal adjacent to Chichester Marina in an area
of Outstanding Natural Beauty, a two bedroom houseboat with a living space that includes a
solid fuel stove and plenty of windows providing waterside views over the canal. Houseboat
Tir-nan-Og would benefit from further updating and would make an ideal second home.
Designed and built in the 1980's by an architect for his daughter and owned by the same family
for 37 years. All offers are invited on or before 12.00 noon on the 6th of May 2016. For further
details please contact Baileys office.
ENTRANCE HALL Stable door with steps down to entrance hall area with storage and water
LOUNGE/DINING AREA 14'10" x 9'8" into bays. (4.52m x 2.95m into bays.) Triple aspect with
window seating areas. Solid fuel stove with tiled hearth, shelved display area and further storage
KITCHEN AREA Open plan to the lounge /dining room area with galley worktop, inset sink and
drainer and built in cupboards and drawers. Neff electric hob. Refrigerator and microwave. Walk
in pantry storage area, part shelved.
BEDROOM ONE 10' x 9'7" (3.05m x 2.92m) Twin aspect room, wardrobe cupboard and further
wall mounted stowage areas.
BEDROOM TWO 6'8" x 6'7" (2.03m x 2.01m) Built in storage cupboard with further cupboard
housing hot water cylinder.
BATHROOM Comprising a suite of panelled bath, wash basin and wc. Electric heated towel rail.
GARDEN Adjacent to the house boat is a small garden area rented on an annual licence
agreement from Premier Marinas Ltd. Timber garden shed.
MOORING The houseboat is sold freehold whilst the mooring is rented on an annual berthing
agreement basis from Premier Marinas Limited who are the owners of the Marina. The mooring
fee includes the supply and use of water, sewage disposal and parking. Electricity is supplied via
the Marina and charged on a per unit, metered basis.
Mooring fees as at 1st of April 2016 to 31st of March 2017. For the year £5060.88p including a
3% discount for early payment, alternatively an initial payment of £913.04p followed by 10
monthly direct debit payments of £456.52p. Garden area is also rented from Premier Marinas
under a separate yearly licence agreement at £150 currently.
COUNCIL TAX Band A.
OTHER INFORMATION Wood treatment was carried out in December 2015 to floor timbers with
a 20 year guarantee for boring wood insect and fungal rot.
Heating is via solid fuel stove and low level electric panel heaters where fitted. The hull has been
lined on the outside with a pool liner material which includes a lifetime guarantee ( not against
For sale with vacant possession - all offers invited on an informal sealed bid basis with offers
to be received by this office on or before Friday 12.00 noon on the 6th of May, 2016.
An offer form is avaialble upon request from our office.