Designed by the iconic manufacturer Sprite to combine an outstanding specification at an affordable price, this clever 4 berth manages to pack a fixed bed and spacious layout into a caravan weighing in at just over 1200kg, fully laden!! This caravan also comes with lots of caravanning extras and has been fitted with a Truma remote motor mover, making pitching it an absolute breeze, even on tricky driveways!
Built on an Al-Ko galvanised chassis, featuring gas assisted handbrake, alloy wheels 13-pin electrics, the Alpine 4 also has an impressive list of upgraded equipment ususally found on much more expensive models, such as stainless steel braided gas hose, LED awning light, grade 3 thermal insulation, and Al-Ko secure wheel lock provision.
Constructed on a galvanised chassis, using a bodyshell comprising one piece impact resistant aluminium sidewalls in gloss white, the Spite Alpine, with it's striking bronze and grey decals, is an attractive carvavan which feels well made and sturdy, depsite it's light weight. The interior construction is made using redwood in the body and floor ro resist moisture.
This Sprite Alpine 4 caravan has an extremely practical layout for a family or couple. At the front, a large double glazed window gives a panoramic and uncluttered view from the lounge. The spacious lounge area has bench seats which are plenty big enough for stretching out and relaxing and at night, these can be used as two single beds or a large double utilising a pull out slat system. There is a fold-out table as well as a larger folding dining table, and plenty of storage in the overhead aircraft style lockers, which are of spaceframe construction and finished in 'Tanganica' woodgrain with matt nickle accents. There is additional storage under the spring assisted seats. Above the lounge area is a large Heiki roof light ensuring that the living area is light and well-ventilated. Unique to the Sprite Alpine are the contemporary designed and upgraded soft furnishings in 'Liana' fabric featuring coordinated scatter cushions and curtains, and underneath the detachable deep pile carpet is a heavy duty wood effect vinyl flooring.
A well-appointed kitchen is positioned in the mid-section. The kitchen has a three ring gas hob, separate domestic style Thetford grill and oven, Thetford 3-way fridge with ice box (digital controls), and a circular sink (with removable drainer). There is ample food/utensil storage space and worktops. Opposite the kitchen is a large wardrobe with hanging rail and below this is the Truma 3002 dual fuel heater and fan system. When combined with Grade 3 thermal insulation in the walls, ceiling and floor, this is a caravan which can be used year round is desired.
At the rear of the caravan is a fixed double bed with a thick ‘Ultra-comfort’ sprung mattress. Overhead storage lockers are above the bed, finished in the same Tanganica effect as in the lounge and kitchen. The mattress and frame lifts up on gas struts, to enable easy access to under-bed storage for arge essential items. There is a TV point with fixings for a wall mounted swivel bracket allowing the TV to be viewed from either the bedroom or the lounge. This rear bedroom can be partitioned off from the rest of caravan for privacy.
The washroom, in wet room layout, is also positioned at the rear of the caravan and has a Thetford c-250 cassette toilet and shower which can be fully separated from each other. There is a washbasin, mirror, and vanity unit opposite the wet room.
All windows are fitted with independent blackout blinds, fly-screens and curtains. There is a stable door also fitted with a fly screen. The Truma blown air, space heater and water heater work by electric and gas.
The Sprite Alpine 4 has a fully protected mains electrics system with 2 x 230v sockets, and the lighting is a cozy mixture of 230v mains lights, halogen ceiling lights and halogen adjustable downlights in the living area.
The caravan comes complete with 110AH leisure battery, directional Status 530 aerial, Al-Ko hitchlock, branded CD/MP3 radio (with iPod connector), smoke detector, caravan door step, spare wheel (stowed in under slung Alko carrier), fire extinguisher, 25m hook up cable, as well as a wheel lock, Aquaroll and mains connector kit, Wastemaster, and waste hose. A top of the range remote controlled Truma motor mover is also included making this caravan exceptional value for money.
This is an ideal caravan for a family or couple looking for a lightweight starter tourer with a fixed bed, which can be towed behind a medium sized family car...large 4WD not required! It comes with most of the accessories needed to start caravanning and has been fully valeted inside and out by us, and serviced and damp checked by an indepndent specialsit, providing a new owner with real peace of mind. This caravan is ready to hitch up and go!
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