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Narrowboat 52ft Dutch Barge Style With Mooring

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Boat REF# 122250
removed from sale
Length 15.85m (52'0")
Year 1999
Construction Steel
Underwater profile Full-Displacement
Sleeping berths 2
Engine 1 x diesel 70hp, Perkins 4165 (1999)
Lying Southall


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Extra Details

Designer R&D Boats
Builder R&D Boats
Lying Southall
Discounts available from our Preferred Partners
Last survey 01/12/2009


Engine 1 x diesel 70hp
Engine make and model Perkins 4165 (1999)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering wheel
Drive shaft
Fuel consumption (approx) Not Recorded
Generator output 0KVA

There is a wired in 3.7k petrol generator, boxed at the stern. There is also an inverter.


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Length 15.85m (52'0")
Beam 2.08m (6'10")
Draft Min 0.60m (2'0")
Draft Max 0.80m (2'7")
Headroom 1.88m (6'2")
Storage On marina

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 3 batteries charged by: engine, generator


Construction Steel
Underwater profile Full-Displacement
Finish Bitumen finish

A beautiful Dutch Barge style narrowboat with a large Wheelhouse and open rear deck. A mixture of arched windows and portholes.

Paintwork in reasonable condition, blacked Oct 2008, survey from Late 2009 available for inspection.


Total # of berths 2
No. of double berths 1
Cabin(s) 1
Sink 1
Shower 1
Heads 1 heads (Manual)
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Entering from the wheelhouse there is a light and airy lounge, with corner shelves and solid fuel stove.

The galley kitchen is well appointed with high level oven, separate grill and a four burner hob. There is a washing machine and a 12 volt fridge.

The bathroom has a good sized bath with shower, basin set in a vanity, storage unit and a manual flush toilet to holding tank.

The bedroom has a double bed, with storage under, a whole wall of wardrobes and a cabinet above the bed. It also has a great Houdini hatch with a sliding cover - lie and watch the stars at night.

There is heating from the solid fuel stove and radiators run from a Makuni diesel boiler, which also heat the water. Hot water and heating can also be supplied by the engine calorifier.

4 burner Stove

Safety Equipment

1 bilge pumps (0 manual / 1 electric)

BSS Cert to May 2011. A new BSS Cert will be provided.

Broker's Comments

Here is a wonderful Narrow Dutch Barge which is perfect for living aboard.

Comfortable accommodation. Well heated. Good fittings and even a bath and a washing machine.

I f required the mooring would be available at a premium of £5,500. It is a lovely, secure, gated mooring off the Grand Union in Ealing/Southall. It includes a storage shed.

Plenty of on street parking. Power, solid fuel, gas and pump out on site. There is also a common room with washing machine and dryer.

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Narrowboat 52ft Dutch Barge Style With Mooring has been personally photographed and viewed by Phil Bassett of Boatshed Grand Union. Click here for contact details.
Disclaimer The particulars detailed herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed. These particulars are not and shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel and are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through Boatshed, who act as agents for the vendor. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. The prospective purchaser is strongly recommended to check the particulars and, where considered appropriate, at his own expense, to employ qualified agents to carry out structural and/or mechanical and/or electrical surveys and inspections in order to assess the actual condition of the vessel before purchase.