We are pleased to offer this New build 40ft floating home, complete with a freehold morning water and electric. ssituated in a beautiful location on the river Medway with secure private gated parking, which is only a few meters away from the mooring. The mooring has its own gated entrance. The mooring overlooks lovely countryside and with lovely walks and bike paths and just 5 mins walk to the railway line, into Maidstone and London St Pancras 1hr 12min inc changes. plus just 5 mins walk to the local pub!
Your pontoon home will be built to a design that you specify, so no two homes have been or ever will be the same. previous builds have been as follows. Boarding via step free access to: Bow Decking Full width non slip deck with stanchions and enclosed rail. space for seating / outside dining. bi-fold double glazed thermally efficient doors to: Living area Saloon The full width living space comprises of a your choice of laminate / veneer flooring on 100mm acoustic and thermal insulation. 240v sockets with integrated USB charging points, wall mounted slim line ceramic heaters. Double glazed windows in a ships porthole style. Through to: Kitchen Galley Positioned mid ships either port to starboard to take advantage of views over the water and comprising of base units with your choice of counter top colour, cupboards and drawers, integrated under counter fridge. Eye level combination fan oven/microwave wall mounted cupboards under cupboard LED lighting. Ceramic hob recirculating extractor, SS sink w / H&C water. Opposite the kitchen galley door to: Toilet & Shower room Low level flush toilet basin with H&C water over a slim line vanity unit, electric towel rail. Shower enclosure and tray. Porthole styled opening window. Bedroom 2 Optional second cabin is available and can best be enjoyed where an outside space is not required from Bedroom 1. Bedroom 1 Situated at the aft end of your river home this master bedroom benefits from being the full width of the houseboat, typically 8ft x 8ft. doors on to aft veranda.
Hulls and Deck
Floats The Hull sponsons unique floating system is made from HDPE, which is lightweight yet super-strong. It is recycled and super buoyant. It comes with a 125 year guarantee. Oxygen, salt and water have no effect on HDPE, it is not affected by the ravages of time. It does not need to be painted, or anti-fouled. Our floatation system will never need to be removed from the water for maintenance or cleaning, unlike all other boat hulls. Simply put: HDPE offers zero corrosion, zero maintenance Deck The deck surface you walk and live on is high above the water and constructed from multiple layers galvanized steel lattes chassis frame and 100mm insulation from recycled materials, topped with your final flooring surface.
240v -32amp Via shore cable, to your own onboard consumer unit. Stand alone solar options can be added on request.
water and waste
There are a number of solutions available whether you are thinking of being fully off grid, or if your highest priority is the environment we have a system. Fresh water is pressurised mains from the shore, hot water via hot water cylinder 240v. The used water is then managed as follows. (a) Holding tank under the houseboat. this would be evacuated by a visiting waste lorry when needed. (b) Klagester system that processes the black water rendering the water safe with no offensive odors, returning it to the river clean. (c) Pump system that takes the waste water off the house boat to the mains sewerage. Any waste option can be paired with a rainwater harvesting system to keep water usage to a minimum.
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