Portaneena, Glasson, Athlone, Co Westmeath Ireland|
Built in 1989 No. 123 (one of the last built, 23 of 28)
Leone is an outstanding Broom Monarch, John Bennett designed she is probably the best layout of a motor cruiser built by the Broom Factory. Only two owners from new. Immaculate hand crafted mahogany finish cabinetry throughout. She is a perfect Family Cruiser with more accommodation than many boats.
|Fit Out:||3-Cabin + Saloon|
|No. of engines:||2|
|Engine model:||Volvo Penta TAMD-61A|
|Drive type:||Shaft drive|
|Length over all:||12m|
|Length at waterline:||10m|
|Hull material:||Glass Fibre|
|Keel type:||Full Keel|
|Displacement:||18 metric tons|
|Dry Weight:||18 metric tons|
|Fuel capacity:||950 Litres|
|Water capacity:||500 Litres|
|Holding tank capacity:||30 Litres|
She has three cabins (ideal family boat), V-berth forward , double and twin cabins aft. Spiral stair case leads to saloon with an L-shaped settee which converts into another double berth. All upholstery is in Scottish hide cream leather including the two original Broom Tub chairs. Large dining table drops neatly into a coffee table (unique Broom Design). Forward manual heads with sink and shower accessible from both forward cabin and main saloon by separate doors. Aft has electric heads/sink to starboard and shower/sink to port before entering aft cabins. Holding tank. All cabins re-upholstered with cream leatherette. Soft LED lighting throughout (very efficient low load on batteries). Breakfast bar and chart table to the portside. Second helm position to Starboard.
The upper helm position is very comfortable with excellent all-round vision for easy maneuvering. Aft cockpit with solid teak deck, seats up to 8 people comfortably and helm seat converts into a dining table, great for alfresco dining or just socializing.
She is a very responsive boat at low and high speed. Based on the River Shannon for the past 15 years she has had a comfortable life and has been extremely well maintained.
Two fridges, two electric and two gas hobs, full size gas oven with grill, microwave, sink, mahogany storage all-round. Calorifier and Electric Immersion for hot water.
Zeiss/Faryman 4kva generator, recently serviced. Webasto HL32 heating system.
Cetrek 727 Autopilot, Shipmate 8100 VHF. Rayline Searchlight. Simpson Davitts 950 with Passerelle.
This boat was highly spec'ed when originally commissioned by Broom, many more extras.
Two Volvo Penta TAMD-61A 306HP 2,000 engine hours, maintained annually and just serviced in March’ 19. Dashboard facia converted to teak effect. Set of spare 3 blade propellers. Water lubricated MPM gearboxes. Bennett trim-tabs.
Vetus 4kw bow thruster, Electric Anchor Winch with remote control, Bruce Anchor with 90m chain.
Note: Indicated location is approximate general area only.