Donjeux - A pictorial guide
Donjeux has four internal spaces: the wheelhouse, the aft cabin, the galley and saloon and the for'd cabin with its toilet and bathroom.
Aft of the wheelhouse, steps lead down to the master cabin with 4'6" double bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers and small vanity unit. There is an en-suite shower, toilet and handbasin. Pillows and duvets are provided. Disposable mattress and pillow protectors are carried on board for use at a small charge.
Galley and saloon.
Forward of the wheelhouse, steps lead down to the kitchen (galley) with 4 ring gas hob and oven, microwave, fridge and full size sink. crockery, cutlery, pots and pans, kitchen utensils, brushes, vacuum cleaner etc. are provided for 6 people. The saloon has a wood burning stove, two easy chairs and a sofa which can be converted into a small double bed. The barge has full diesel powered central heating radiators. 240V. ac power is provided via a shore supply cable with input sockets on port and starboard sides. The barge inverter is powered by the barges`s batteries and can also supply limited 240V supply. There are separate batteries for engine and domestic supplies. Electric sockets are English 3-pin, with some European round pin. There is a hi-fi system and a flat screen TV/DVD player. The saloon has a library of canal maps and guide books, tourist information, CD`s, DVD`s and books donated by owners which are reviewed each year.
FORWARD cabin with bathroom.
Situated at the end of the short corridor leading forward from the saloon, the for'd cabin has a 4'6" double bed and wardrobe with shelving.