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Narrowboat 55ft Cruiser Stern Reverse Layout Live-aboard

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Boat REF# 142103
Sold / Unavailable
LOA 16.76m (55'0")
Year 2000
Construction Steel
Underwater profile Full-displacement
Berths 4
Engine 1 x Diesel 37.5hp, Beta Marine BV 1505 (2000)
Lying Berkhamstead


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Extra Details

Designer SW Durham Steelcraft
Builder SW Durham Steelcraft
Lying Berkhamstead
Last survey 09/09/2008


Engine 1 x Diesel 37.5hp
Engine make and model Beta Marine BV 1505 (2000)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Tiller
Drive Shaft
Fuel consumption (approx) Not Recorded
Generator output 3KVA

There is a 3000 watt generator.
New combi charger/inverter
New leisure battery
Alternator replaced 2010


LOA 16.76m (55'0")
Beam 2.08m (6'10")
Draft Min 0.60m (2'0")
Draft Max 0.80m (2'7")
Headroom 1.91m (6'3")
Storage In water

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 3 batteries charged by: engine


10% discount on marine flooring
Construction Steel
Underwater profile Full-displacement
Finish Bitumen finish

A good looking hull with the superstructure going all the way forward for extra space inside. A cruiser stern for sociable cruising and outdoor living space.

The paintwork is in need of considerable attention and she is due for blacking,.


Total # of berths 4
No. of double berths 2
Cabin(s) 3
Handbasin 1
Shower 1
Heads 1 heads (Manual)
Cooker tick
Grill tick
Oven tick
Sink tick
Curtains tick
Pressurised water system tick
Hot water system tick

Entering from the cruiser stern deck into a seating area which is nicely finished. Seating converts to a double bed and a dining table can be place in the centre on Desmo poles.

A well fitted galley kitchen with a good Vanette stove, sink and plenty of storage.

Through to an extra cabin which could be used as a second bedroom, study or living area. Large solid fuel stove

Bathroom with new shower, basin and toilet. On wall needs finishing.

Double bedroom with side hatch.

Cabin heating is from the solid fuel stove or the Eberspacher diesel boiler, which heats the radiators. This also provides hot water.

The fit out is only part completed, but the boat appears in liveable condition. The front cabin has beenspray foam insulated and relined and a double bed with storage fitted.

4 burner gas cooker

Safety Equipment

Horn tick

1 bilge pumps (0 manual / 1 Electric)

BSS Cert to 16 /12 /12

Broker's Comments

This boat has enormous potential, although it still requires some work. As a live-aboard it would be possible move on immediately and complete the refit over time.

The extra cabin is a very useful space which could be used in a variety of ways.

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

This Narrowboat 55ft Cruiser Stern Reverse Layout Live-aboard has been personally photographed and viewed by Phil of Boatshed Grand Union. Click here for contact details.
The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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