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These are the canal boats, narrowboats, Dutch barges, and inland waterways craft we are currently selling. Call or email us for full details and the DVD. If you don't see what you're looking for then please register with us so we can send you details of boats that meet your requirements as soon as they become available.

57ft Semi-Trad Stern Narrowboat £84,995

Boat 120077

Mallory is a handsome one-owner semi-trad stern Bridgeman Boatbuilders' narrowboat with a Josher bow and rivet details to the hull giving classic lines. She has been fitted out to a high standard by the first owner (a joiner and builder by trade) and the comfortable live-aboard specification incorporates some very clever design features. She was first placed in the water in December 2015 when she was issued with a new Boat Safety Certificate. Viewing is highly recommended.

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60ft x 10ft Wide Beam REDUCED £79,995

Boat 120051

'Artisan' is a truly unique one owner live-aboard wide beam with attractive lines that has been designed to give the look and feel of an older boat. She has much storage for two people and is fitted out to an attractive layout with a rear galley, large mid saloon and forward bedroom. She has been well loved and enjoyed by the original owners who have used her extensively as a live-aboard boat whilst continuously cruising the inland waterways.

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55ft x 11ft Wide Beam Boat £74,995

Boat 120045

'Mur-Lou' is spacious two owner live-aboard with much storage for two people fitted out to an attractive layout with a rear galley, large mid saloon and forward bedroom. She is ideally suited for use as an apartment boat but is equally well equipped to take out cruising. A 2012 survey is available to view. Mooring available by separate negotiation. (Note the photos show the boat as Loran Jean but she has been re-named by the current owners.)

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50ft x 10ft Wide Beam £69,995

Boat 120024

Lucy Alexander is a cleverly laid out compact wide beam boat that has been specially designed for disabled use with a number of clever features built in. She was commissioned specifically for her current owner, including a remote control feature for steering the boat via the tiller arm, ramp access to the interior and level wheelchair access out onto the fore deck. There is also a separate ramp to allow easy access from the shore onto the rear deck.

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70ft Semi-Trad Stern Narrowboat £69,750

Boat 120076

Lilypad is a two owner, 70ft high specification live-aboard boat built by respected builder Debdale Wharf. She is fitted with a Nanni engine and hydraulic drive system, which provides a very smooth and quiet propulsion system. Lilypad has been well cared for by her current owners and presents as almost new inside, with a very light and airy feel. She offers comfortable 4-berth accommodation. Viewing is highly recommended. Moorings are available by separate negotiation.

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59ft 6in Semi-Trad Stern Narrowboat SOLD - £64,995

Boat 120066
Sold

John Damsel is a beautifully fitted out live-aboard spec semi-trad by Big Fish Narrowboats offering 2 + 2 accommodation. She has been completed to a very high specification and has been well cared for and maintained by the current owners. She was last out of the water for hull blacking in April 2016 when the anodes were replaced. A survey from 2011 is also available. Viewing is highly recommended. Mooring available by separate negotiation.

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57ft x 10ft Two Bedroom Wide-beam Boat £64,995

Boat 120063

'Flaming Miracle' is spacious two-bedroom live-aboard spec wide beam fitted out to an attractive layout with a rear galley, large mid saloon and two forward bedrooms. With the addition of a sofa bed in the saloon she could easily sleep up to 5 people. She is ideally suited for use as an apartment boat but is equally well equipped to take out cruising. She was surveyed for the current owner in 2014. Mooring available by separate negotiation.

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65ft Trad Stern Narrowboat £59,995

Boat 120064

Ventus is a truly bespoke one owner narrowboat that has been loved and maintained with care and is presented in virtually the same condition that she was first delivered in. The 1960 Dorman engine is beautifully presented in its own engine room with plenty of polished brass and provides that authentic historic narrowboat sound. Please note that she is a gas free boat. Viewing is highly recommended. Mooring available by separate negotiation.

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65ft Trad Stern Narrowboat £59,995

Boat 120042

Jersey Lily is a one owner, 65ft two bedroom narrowboat. She offers comfortable 6 berth accommodation, making her an ideal leisure or live-aboard boat for a family. She has been well maintained and lightly used with only 500 hours on the engine. She has just been repainted in May this year. Moorings are available by separate negotiation.

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57ft Cruiser stern Narrowboat £54,995

Boat 120078

Lady Boann is a well-presented comfortable two-bedroom, one owner narrowboat from a well-regarded builder. She offers well-planned and comfortable accommodation that would be equally suited for live-aboard or holiday use, with up to 5 berths. She was last out of the water for blacking in May 2015. The BSSC is valid until March 2021. Mooring available by separate negotiation.

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57ft 6in Unique Trad Stern Narrowboat £54,995

Boat 120062
Deposit received

Patience is a unique narrowboat built by G & J Reeves to reflect the style of a Thames river launch with an 'ice breaker' bow and rounded trad stern. The large windows in the living area give a light and airy feel to the beautifully fitted interior by Crown Narrowboats. She has comfortable two-berth accommodation that would be equally suited for live-aboard or holiday use. She benefitted from a partial repaint in 2013 by Sally Tooze of Willow Boat Painting.

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55ft 6in Cruiser stern Narrowboat DEPOSIT PAID £45,995

Boat 120073
Deposit received

Orma Grace is a well-presented comfortable live-aboard boat for 2 people from a well-regarded builder. She offers well-planned and comfortable accommodation that would be equally suited for holiday use, with up to 4 berths. She was last out of the water for blacking in August 2014 when a hull survey was also carried out. The BSSC is valid until June 2019.

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60ft Trad Stern Narrowboat £44,995

Boat 120058

Hannah is a well laid out narrowboat that was sold as a sailaway by Marine Services and then completed to a high standard by the owner. She is a one-owner boat that has been well maintained and cared for, having been serviced regularly and was last docked for blacking in 2013. She has two-berth accommodation that could easily be increased to 4 with the addition of a sofa bed in the saloon and would be equally suited for live-aboard or holiday use.

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45ft Trad Stern Narrowboat £29,995

Boat 120071

Rossendale Rose is a handsome well cared for one owner trad stern Doug Moore narrowboat with a full history file (very unusual for a boat of this age). The exterior paintwork was repainted in 2013 by the owners and she was last docked for blacking in April 2016. As such, she represents an excellent opportunity to acquire a good value, well cared for starter boat. Moorings are available by separate negotiation.

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45ft Trad Stern Narrowboat REDUCED £29,750

Boat 120040

This is a cleverly fitted, 45ft narrowboat with a classic 3 cylinder Lister engine for that authentic noise! Her layout is somewhat unusual having 3 separate sociable areas providing flexible accommodation for up to 5 people. Moorings are available by separate negotiation

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26ft Trad Stern Narrowboat £19,995

Boat 120075

Fin is a charming, compact and cleverly laid out 26ft trad stern narrowboat by M&N Narrowboats offering versatile 3 berth accommodation. She has benefitted from a comprehensive programme of upgrade work by the current owner in 2017 including an upgraded electrical system with a new battery management system and battery charger and a complete overhaul of the fuel system including new fuel lines and filters. She also benefits from a brand new Boat Safety Certificate.

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We also have some boats where we have only recently received instructions and have not yet prepared the full details. For an early look at these boats, check out the Latest Arrivals section, and if you are interested in any of those boats, let us know and we'll contact you as soon as the full details are available.