Handcrafted Mercedes Sprinter build with re-claimed and ecological materials as possible.
We wanted to create a unique interior which maximised the available space in each living area, while making it feel comfortable and homely. The van is fully insulated using eco sheep’s wool insulation with vapour barrier. Using beautiful reclaimed solid pine floor in kitchen & oak vinyl flooring in rear, with Iroko worktops and Oak details set this off against the white walls and ceiling.
The raised floor at the rear of the campervan has been constructed using lightweight aluminium box section, which is strong but very light. It is supported along the centre ant there is no feel of bounce when walking on it. The raised floor has the water tank, pump, heater and battery all accessible by hatches.
Our campervan was designed and built in Cornwall to be a home on wheels, with everything you would need for either a long weekend away, or for longer tours exploring the great outdoors. Having just completed this conversion, we have decided to put the conversion up for sale due to moving to a new house. The raised floor at the rear of the campervan has been constructed using lightweight aluminium box section, which is strong but very light. It is supported along the centre ant there is no feel of bounce when walking on it. The raised floor has the water tank, pump, heater and battery all accessible by hatches.
All appliances fitted are brand new and have only been used to test.
Thetford Aspire 2 Cooker
Thetford N3080 Refrigerator with fan assisted air extraction
Iroko worktop with pull out worktop for extra space.
400mm wide deep domestic sink with storage underneath
Sink mixer tap with extendable tap hose
Shower wet room with Thetford C210 Toilet (cassette accessed to outside of van)
175-litre freshwater tank
40mm drainage pipes to 70-litre mobile grey water tank
SHURflo water pump (pressurised system) feeding hot and cold water to shower and sink, with cold water to toilet.
Truma 4E Combi boiler (located hatch under floor) with 4 heater vents.
Under slung 38Kg Gas-it tank with external filler feeding 3 way gas manifold.
AMG 185AH leisure battery
2 x100W Ecoworthy solar panels
Ecoworthy 30A MPPT charge controller
CBE PC210 control panel
DS300 12v fused distribution box.
DS120S 240v AC mini consumer unit with double pole 13A circuit breaker and RCD.
CB-516 16A 4 stage automatic battery charger.
240v 30A hook up
12v 5A double USB charger point.
240v double socket in kitchen and single socket in seating area.
3 ceiling mounted spotlights in rear living space.
2 ceiling mounted spotlights in kitchen.
4 adjustable mini spotlights and strip lights in bathroom and above hob.
Multi configurable 1900mm bench seat pulling out to make a 1900mm x 1300mm King size bed, with 4” foam + 2” memory foam mattress.
Lower storage unit including wine rack, glasses compartment and bedside unit.
Mini bar optics.
Higher storage unit with 10” TV with external speakers.
Vision Plus Status 570 Directional TV & radio antenna.
800mm x 400mm swivel table.
Large wardrobe & storage cupboards with hangar space.
Seitz 800mm x 400mm window.
Seitz 400mm x 400mm window.
Bonded sliding side door window with fitted curtains.
2 x Fiamma 400mm x 400mm roof vents.
1 x Fiamma 280mm x 280mm roof vent.
3.6 Metre ‘C’ section awning rail.
Large rear storage below the raised floor
BF Goodrich AT tyres x5
Wheeliams spare wheel mount with spare tyre.
All brochures and manuals for all appliances/control panels and heater etc.
The van conforms to all requirements & criteria to change the V5 logbook with DVLA to a Motor Caravan. This includes: Seats and table. Sleeping accommodation. Cooking facilities. Storage area. 2 or more windows on at least one side of the main body. Awning rail.
This campervan has been a joy in the making and will provide many years of camping adventures to the next owner. It will be sad to see the van go to a new home, but it will be great for her to be used on many holiday adventures.