1956 / 1957 Airstream Flying Cloud Whale Tail - Gorgeous !

Presenting an Award Winning 1956 /57 Airstream Flying Cloud featuring the iconic 13 Panel front end and California Whale Tail rear.

This trailer is titled as a 1957, but serial number research indicates it is likely a 1956 model.

Under current ownership for the last 22 years.

July 2020 Polk Associates Appraised Value: $37,400

Over 100 detailed photos and a 12 min video provided by the owner to document the trailer here in this Google Photos Album:

https://photos.app.goo.gl/TAESmwXhWYc6pgSJA

Notable Features:

Serial 8136 - indicates 1956 model

22 feet Bumper to Trailer Ball and under 2900 lbs

13 Panel Front End Cap design

Whale Tail Rear End Cap design

Original Door-In-Door design

Original Style (replacement) Lever Door Handle.

Original Refrigerator - Functioning

Original Stove / Oven - Functioning

Original Electric Water Heater - Functioning

Original Wet bath with original fixtures all in good working order

Original Interior Gas Lantern Functioning

Original Gas powered Wall Heater - Untested

Original 120v Lighting fixtures

All exterior marker and signal lights functioning

Custom Vintage Style Pole / Canopy Awning.

Original copper plumbing system functioning

Modern leatherette jack-knife sofa in the lounge area replaced original pull-out sleeps 2

Portable AC unit in front lounge area

Exterior Condition Notes - please see detailed photos.

Exterior polished
Minor scratches / dings around the trailer, minor hail damage on upper surface and vent covers, a couple of bullet holes for character.
Flat pane glass cracked in 2 windows.
Additional Notes

This trailer is NOT set up for off grid camping. There is no on-board fresh water tank - no gray water tank. AC Power is required to operate the fridge and lighting - there is no 12v battery system on this trailer

A black water tank has been installed under a modern toilet
separate gray water drain - no gray tank so hookups or portable bin required.

This trailer has sustained water damage to the floor years ago that was repaired - I have details on the damage and repair available to purchaser.


Direct Contact email: ward@airstreamhunter.com


Year: 1957
Length: 22
Manufacturer: Airstream
Model: Flying Cloud
Style: Travel Trailer
Condition - Upgraded Original

Direct Contact email or Phone Number: ward@airstreamhunter.com
Year: 1957
Length: 22
Manufacturer: Airstream
Model: Flying Cloud Whale Tail
Style: Travel Trailer
Condition - Select all that apply:
Original
Gutted
Partial Restoration
Full Restoration
Ready to Camp
Listing created Nov 2, 2020

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