About this ASKHAM 52
Remarks : ASKHAM 52 - Commissioned 2001, built by John Askham in 1986 GRP hull, semi displacement boat, 8 berths in 4 cabins with 4 x w.c.s/sinks/showers, 6'3" headroom, 2 x Mercedes Benz 240HP diesel engines, she cruises at 11 knots, maximum speed 15 knots, Perkins generator. Vosper Thornycroft mini fin hydraulic stabilisers, her equipment includes compass, speed, log, radar, VHF, chart plotter, autopilot, stereo, clock, navigation lights, fish finder, depth sounder, sprayhood, bimini, air conditioning, stove, sink, fridge, freezer, cabin heating, pressurised water, microwave, washing machine, electric windlass, anchors, holding tank, windlass, generator etc etc. This is a proper ship, obviously fit for purpose. Extremely spacious for a boat of this length. Each of the four cabins has an en suite toilet and shower and the cabins are very comfortable. Great space and comfort for friends, or use her for corporate entertaining. The fly bridge gives excellent view of the whole boat for manoeuvring in tight spaces. The vast teak decks provide superb areas for entertaining and the flybridge is particularly roomy. The saloon is very well fitted out Accommodation : The accommodation has been finished to a good standard. 8 berths in 4 cabins with 6'3" headroom each with ensuite The wheelhouse is well laid out with all controls close to the helms seat. The saloon has a sumptuous carpet and an immaculately varnished saloon table. Down below each of the four cabins is spacious and fitted with an en suite toilet and shower. The galley has an electric cooker Sink Fridge Freezer Carpet Curtains Air conditioning Cabin heating Pressurised water system Hot water system Non smokers Microwave Washing machine. Inventory : Includes: Navigation: Compass Speed Log Radar VHF Chart plotter Autopilot Stereo Clock Navigation lights Fishfinder Depth sounder Electrical: 12v batteries x 4 charged by engine Shore power Generator Deck: Sprayhood Bimini Fenders Boathook Electric windlass Danforth anchor with approximately 65' of chain and 262' of rope 2 x bilge pumps (2 manual/2 electric) Search light and deck lights Holding tank 800 litres. Mechanical and Rigging : 2 x Mercedes Bentz 240HP diesel inboard engines Indirect cooling Wheel steering Shaft driven 3 blade prop The engines have been well maintained and have only run about 300 hours Vosper Thornycroft mini fin hydraulic stabilisers fitted for improved comfort at sea Recent generator fitted manufactured by Perkins.