Ford Transit SWB High Roof, Of Grid Living, Log Burner, In Glasgow

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Ford Transit 2.2 SWB Medium Roof FWD 2013

123,800 miles
2 Berths

Essential Information
Kitchen Sink
Dining Table
Ceiling Fan/Vent
Extra Storage

Detailed Information
Vehicle Description

The Van
– Ford Transit SWB Medium Roof 2.2
– Average 34 MPG (Roughly)
– Speed Gear Box
– Generally in good condition with some cosmetics age-related things around the van, see pictures for the worst examples. The rear door dent was prior to my ownership.
– Fully Service history until 2020, I have done my own services since.
– MOT end of August
– New Battery and Altentor in the last year
– Good tires all around including spare

Conversion Description

Reluctant Sale of my home for the past 2 years. Due to recent seizures, I can no longer drive, so am currently working out a place to move into. I am an adventure photographer/filmmaker and converted the van myself, the 5th one I have done, having lived in vans for 5 years. I take pride in the practical and homely conversion.

The Conversion
– Insulated with closed cell spray foam, prevents condensation, acts as sound dampening, and fills all the gaps.
– Pine Clad
– Roof light and openable vent above the cooker
– Yatch port windows on the back and one side
– Tea shelf beside bed (crucial in any van)
– Book Shelf
– Roof pocket storage down one side
– Under-bed storage, half accessed from the boot and half from under the mattress to optimize space
– 3-drawer filing cabinet storage
– Above cab insulated storage to prevent condensation
– Dual gas hob and sink with an electric tap with calor gas bottle (much larger, cheaper, and more accessible than camping Gaz)
– Storage under the cooker
– 10L fresh water and 10L waste water containers
– Log burner with hotplate
– Seating for 2 with under-seat storage
– Pull out table
– Solid Oak floor
– Single bed with extension to queen size with custom foam mattress
– Recent pink / Purple Zinc oxide paint job
– Surf board external side mounts

– AGM leisure battery
– Mechanical switch split charger, allow jump starting from the leisure battery and is much more reliable that the voltage-sensitive ones
– 200W Monocrystalline solar panel (Cant remember exactly 180 – 220W)
– Epever MPPT solar charge controller
– Vicrton Energy pure Sine wave inverter Phoenix 12/250
– 2 x 240v sockets and 2 x 240v USB sockets
– 12v Cool box hardwired under the seat
– 2 x 12v USB sockets
– 4 x Spotlights on a dimmer switch
– Remote-controlled fairy lights
– Boot light

– Cosmetic scratches/dent
– Cosmetic damage to the driver’s seat
– Cosmetic damage to driver’s footwell
– Small rust patches, as with age
– Tabe is stiff to pull out, although functions fine
– Mattress has a coffee stain because I spilled a half mug on it ……
– Small crack in windshield (Been filled with resin, but still visible)
– Filing cabinet drawers are awkward to open
– The slate above the stove missing on one side

Any questions or viewings please don’t hesitate to call me, happy to arrange phone viewings as well. I travel for work and am often out of signal but will respond ASAP. Please contact us via phone for a quicker response. Thanks for looking!


Beds Description

Single bed extending into a queen, I am 5ft 10 and can just lie straight

Main Bed Length

Contact the Seller

The contact details for this vehicle are no longer available because it has either sold or the listing has expired.

Vehicle Spec
Registered Type:
Panel Van (meets DVLA standards)
Fuel Type:
Belted Seats:
3 Belts
Driving Side:
Right-Hand Drive
Vehicle Length:
5.53 meters
Vehicle Height:
4.00 meters
Vehicle Width:
2.47 meters
Converter Type:
Self Build - Handcrafted Expert
Conversion Condition:
Gas Sign-off:
Max Weight (MAM, GVW or MTPLM):
Unladen Weight Verified:
No - the vehicle has not been weighed since completion

12v Electrics
USB Sockets
Leisure Battery
Split Charge Relay
Solar Panel(s)

Finance Options:

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