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Price: $52,500
Year: 1965
Length: 17FT
Model: Caravel
Condition: Excellent
History: Full Restoration
Status: Ready To Camp
Sale Type: Private
Listing Status: For Sale

Description

This Airstream – Maricopa, aptly named for the county in Arizona she came to us from – has been designed and renovated by the folks at perpetually devastated – a partnership of makers and doers committed to excellent craftsmanship, authentic aesthetics, and livable art. This 1967 Caravel was beautiful to begin with (as these sixties relics are want to be), but we decided to up the ante, taking it as an opportunity to combine crafting with reclaimed wood and the Airstream renovation we’re known for.

The lath used to create the floor came from a home we’re presently remodeling in Seattle. It was built in 1924, and we were overjoyed to be able to salvage these pieces. We brought them back to the workshop in California, and decided against a perfectly consistent pattern, opting instead to reflect the creative force of chance, disorder, even chaos. These boards are not perfect, they are not completely straight. They are well worn and well loved – the perfect foundation for art meant to be lived in. Life isn’t perfect, and art shouldn’t be either. This is a labor of love for the craft, folks.

Step inside this Caravel’s impeccable mirror-finished exterior to discover a fully furnished atmosphere set off by the hand-crafted floor. This intricate design complements the caramel cushions and golden hues of the interior lights. We’ve also appointed the Airstream with some of our favorite goodies to help you settle in and feel at home, including a faribault woolen blanket, compagnie de provence soap, echoview wool dish drying mat, throws, pillows, a simple stripe sheet set, and more. Everything is included!

Some brass tacks:
* All Original Owner Documentation Including Warranty and April 4th, 1967 Sales Agreement! (see photos)
* 13,500 BTU low profile Dometic air conditioner
* Light filtering white Lexan back vent
* New Complete Axle w/ Electric Brakes, wheels, and hubs (with receipts from Inland RV)
* LED dimmable lighting
* Independently switched reading lights
* New 30amp 125v power supply + box
* Behr Premium Plus interior Paints
* Original Magic Chef Stove and Oven Combo
* Newly Packed Wheel Bearings
* All new tempered glass, all windows
* Clean Title
* 3 Phase Mirror Polish
* New 3 way Dometic Water Heater
* Half Moon Hubcaps
* New Aluminum Propane tanks + regulator
* Lightweight Concrete Countertops
This mobile abode was built with love and designed to be well-loved in return, whether as a mobile boutique, office space, #vanlife homestead, airbnb, or (throwing it way back) as family camper. We really hope you enjoy it as much as we do.

* For sale as-is
* Delivery available for a mileage-based fee

We are happy to provide video walk-throughs, but ask that due to COVID, that in-person walk-throughs be reserved for those who are likely committed to buying. This luxury Airstream was designed and renovated as a perpetually devastated project. Visit our website (www.perpetuallydevastated.com) to see some of our past creations and get to know us.

Learn more about this particular Airstream @ https://perpetuallydevastated.com/blog/2020/8/26/farewell-caravel

Location

State: Oregon
City: Portland

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