Boat Details


38' X 12' Steel 'Barge-Style' Houseboat

38' 0" x 12' 0" x 4' 0"

Asking Price....$75,000


View the Data Sheet for this vessel                      Listing Broker: David Franz  907-209-6136

  General: ID: 2070  
Just Reduced to $75,000! Looking for an affordable water front Juneau condo? Want to spend your summers on the water relaxing on your deck enjoying the view of the Douglas Island and Gastineau Channel? Check out this 38' X 12' Steel 'barge-style' houseboat. Built in 1985 from 1/4" steel plating stiffened with 1/4" angle iron and 4" X 1/4" steel I beam she was built strong to last a lifetime. No thru-hull penetrations mean your hull will always be 'bone-dry inside. Epoxy coated hull interior that was foamed to keep her warm in the winters and quiet during rough weather. Many recent upgrades to make the exterior virtually maintenance free including a plastic tan colored faux-shake exterior. New composite board Trex-style decking off the upstairs loft for BBQ-ing and relaxing. Recent sun room addition constructed with dimensional composite lumber and lexan windows. A great place to grow your favorite plants or to use as a mud room to shed and hang your wet clothes in the winter. She was just hauled out last summer with new bottom paint and zincs. She comes fully equipped with all modern appliances, furniture, beds, pots and pans and is ready to move into and enjoy. (See notes and extras for a complete list.)

Entering from the stern port side there is a glass door to access the new sun-room. This 5' X 12' area is a great place to hang out on a sunny winter day to soak in some Vitamin D and get warm in between snow storms. Access to the house is through 2 large sliding metal doors with a large landing with stairs down to the galley and salon and stairs up to the loft. Heading down the stairs galley is to starboard and is fully equipped with a large, deep stainless steel sink, surrounded by laminate counter tops with lots of storage in built-in drawers. Storage even under the stairs and in many clever hiding places. Galley is fully equipped with a propane 4 burner stove/oven, full size refrigerator/ freezer, microwave, and hot water at the sink and bathroom vanity. There is a electric 30 gallon residential hot water heater so you will always have a hot shower. Moving aft into the salon there is a corner mounted Quadra-Fire 17,000 BTU Propane stove with 36" corner hearth. Rated to heat a 700 square foot building this stove will keep you 'toasty' even on the coldest winter days. Aft and to starboard is the entrance to the head with full shower stall, porcelain toilet, vanity sink, with holding tank and macerating pump. Master Stateroom has a queen size bunk with storage under.

 On Deck:
Beautiful large loft upstairs with 360 degree view from 8 large 3' X 1.5' rectangular windows. Heading up from the entry landing is a large loft area that would be perfect for use as an office or second bedroom. (Twin Bamboo Frame Bed included) There is also a 26" LCD TV with DVD player and Roku movie streaming device. Moving aft is a exit door with access to the elevated deck above the aft master stateroom. This area was recently remodeled and has a large deck area with decked with composite Trex-Style decking.

 Engine and Mechanical:
Brackets for (2) outboards motors. (2) 90 gallon steel fuel tanks. (1) 200 Gallon Stainless Steel potable water tank with water filter system. Professionally installed Propane system with (2) switchable 10 Gallon Tanks.

 Electrical and Electronics:
Wired for both AC and DC systems. Insulated strand copper for the 12 Volt side and solid 110V wire for the AC side. (2) 12V Deep cycle house batteries.

 Notes and Extras:
Lots of recent updates and upgrades. Premier 20" 4 Burner Gas range with oven, Sears 30 gallon electric hot water heater, Crosley compact 22" 2.1 CF clothes washer, Crosley 24' compact 1200 Watt clothes dryer. Whirlpool refrigerator/ freezer, Microwave, Quadra-Fire Garnet propane direct vent space heater. Phillips 31" wall mount LCD TV flat screen in the salon and 26" LCD TV flat screen in the loft both with DVD players, (2) Roku movie streaming devices, Solarium built from composite dimensional lumber.Comes with the following list of extras: Dishes, pans, and storage containers. Vacuum Packer, Cuisinart Griddler, Crock Pot, Rice Cooker, Portable Vacuum Cleaner, Queen Bed with memory foam mattress topper, (3) Plug in floor stand heaters, Floor Lamp, Upstairs there is a desk with (2) wooden filing cabinets and credenza. (2) MacCabee deck chairs, (2) portable fans, Miscellaneous cleaning supplies.


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