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Porter & Haylett Liveaboard

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Boat REF# 43532
Sold / Unavailable
LOA 10.50m (34'5")
Year 1969
Construction Wood
Underwater profile Full-displacement
Berths 4
Engine 1 x Diesel 60hp, BMC Commander 2.2 (1969)
Lying Sussex


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Extra Details

Builder Porter & Haylett
Lying Sussex
Fuel capacity 454.0 ltr (99.9 G) Total - 2 Tanks
Water capacity 908.0 ltr (199.8 G) Total - 2 Tanks
Holding tank capacity 159.0 ltr (35.0 G) Total - 1 Tanks
Last survey 27/04/2007


Engine 1 x Diesel 60hp
Engine make and model BMC Commander 2.2 (1969)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Wheel
Drive Shaft
Prop(s) Fixed, bronze 3-blade
Fuel consumption (approx) Not Recorded


LOA 10.50m (34'5")
Beam 3.70m (12'2")
Draft Min 0.76m (2'6")
Displacement 5,000kg (11,025.0lbs)
Storage On mooring

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 3 batteries charged by: engine


Construction Wood
Underwater profile Full-displacement
Finish Paint finish

This Broads River Cruiser provides four generous berths in three cabins, and is constructed to a design relevant to the late 1960's. She is of hard chine bilge timber construction with a shallow tapering keel, flat transom, and curved stem. An unusual marque constructed by a well recognised builder. She is a product of the era of the tall sided majestic looking wooden Broadland motor cruiser which were popular in the latter post war years.


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

New toilet with four-mode elertic flush, macerator and associated plumbing fitted in 2007. The holding tank also has a macerator.
New gas fired hot water boiler and associated plumbing fitted in 2007.
Flat screen TV with satellite dish and freeview digibox.
Purpose made king size mattress for fore cabin.

2 burner cooker

Nav Equipment

Stereo tick
Navigation lights tick
TV tick

Deck Gear

Cockpit cover tick
Warps tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick

Safety Equipment

LPG Detector tick
Life buoys tick
Horn tick

2 bilge pumps (0 manual / 2 Electric)

Broker's Comments

For all those who love meandering down quiet rivers, or who yearn to cruise the Broads, this boat is custom made. She will accommodate four people in comfort, with the kitchen/galley, sitting room/saloon, and comfortable beds giving a "home from home" feel. Indeed, she could be lived on permanently, with plenty of headroom, and cosy heating throughout. There is plenty of sunbathing space up top, and the wheelhouse and aft covers remove for those warm summer days. She has a traditional feel about her, and there is extensive use of real wood throughout.
She represents a very nice package, and will give her lucky new owner years of pleasure.
The current riverside mooring may be transferable.

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

This Porter & Haylett Liveaboard has been personally photographed and viewed by John van der Hoff of Boatshed Sussex. 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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