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.
Coming soon, a brand new 58ft narrow boat with semi-trad style stern. Beautifully finished fit-out in light oak and cream painted panel by Elton Moss Boatbuilders. Powered by a 42hp Canaline diesel engine. A luxurious high specification live-aboard narrowboat, this example comes with some complimentary optional extras. She is fully equipped with everything required for a hassle free life afloat. This boat is currently in build. Lying in Cheshire.
Elle May is a luxurious 2 bedroom, high specification live-aboard narrowboat. Built by Elton Moss Boatbuilders on a Birmingham square hull and finished to the exacting standards they are renowned for, she is one not to be missed. She was last docked for blacking in August 2017 when the engine was also serviced and a new Webasto boiler fitted. She is fully equipped with everything required for a hassle free life afloat, viewing recommended. Lying in Cheshire.
Commander's Daughter is a very handsome high spec 70ft live-aboard, trad stern narrowboat. She was completed in 2006 by the highly regarded builder G & J Reeves with a Josher bow and rivet detailing to the hull sides. She looks virtually brand new both inside and out. She is fitted with a Beta JD3 Tug engine and hydraulic drive system, which provides a very smooth and quiet propulsion system. She was last out of the water for blacking & survey in August 2018. Lying in Staffs.
'The Joker' is a spacious two-bedroom wide beam that has been specifically designed for use as a holiday boat on a permanent mooring in Liverpool. She's fitted out to an attractive layout with a rear galley, large mid saloon and 2 forward bedrooms. With the addition of a sofa bed in the saloon she could easily sleep up to 6. She is ideally suited for use as an apartment boat. The owner has offered to have an engine installed & a repaint within the price. Lying in Liverpool.
Alice Grace is a very well appointed cruiser stern narrowboat that can sleep up to six people. She is a one-owner boat that has been well maintained, she was last out of the water for blacking in February 2017. Alice Grace offers well planned and beautifully constructed 6 berth accommodation that would be equally suited for live-aboard or holiday use. Viewing is recommended. Mooring available by separate negotiation. Lying in Staffordshire.
Cockney Sparra II is a beautifully presented six berth 64ft semi-trad stern narrowboat by respected builder Mike Heywood, with professional interior fit out to a high standard by Delph Wharf Narrowboats. She has a cratch with new cover (2017), a rear tonneau cover and vinyl covers for both roof mounted dog boxes. There is also a roof mounted storage box. She was last docked for blacking in April 2018. Viewing is highly recommended. Lying in Staffordshire.
The Last Dream is a beautifully presented one-owner 57ft trad stern narrowboat by Respected builder Tim Tyler, with professional interior fit out to a high standard by Dream Narrowboats. The owners of Dream Narrowboats built her for their own personal use. She was last docked for blacking in January 2018 and looks almost new. Viewing is highly recommended. Lying in Cheshire.
Spring of '94 is a beautifully presented 'as new' one-owner cruiser stern narrowboat by Cauldon Boats and Knights Narrowboats. She has been well loved and cared for and looks virtually new both inside and out; she is being sold to fund a new project. The enclosed bow area effectively gives her the interior space of a larger boat with the added benefit of the maneuverability of a smaller boat. She is ready to cruise away Viewing highly recommended. Lying in Northamptonshire.
La Boheme is a well appointed Aqualine narrowboat that really is in lovely condition. She has been meticulously maintained by her current owner having been last docked for blacking in April 2018, she was also last serviced in April 2018 and had a new set of leisure batteries in May 2018. She offers well planned and beautifully constructed 2 berth accommodation that would be equally suited for live-aboard or holiday use. Viewing highly recommended. Lying in Cheshire.
Tamarind is a beautifully presented one owner narrow boat that has been maintained with care and is presented with a full history file. She is ideally suited to extended cruising or as a compact live-aboard for two. She has a cratch and cover to the front that was renewed in 2017 and a dodger to the rear cruiser deck. There is also a tonneau cover for the rear deck and additional covers for the controls, the side doors and the front door. Lying in Cheshire.
We are delighted to offer Nell, a beautiful 2003 live-aboard spec 57ft Trad stern narrowboat built by respected builder G & J Reeves. She is beautifully presented and has benefitted from a full repaint in 2012 by Great Haywood Marine Services. She was also last docked for blacking in July 2017 and looks almost new. Notable features include the refitted bathroom, side doors with top hatch and a roof mounted storage box. Viewing highly recommended. Lying in Cheshire.
'Hello' is a well cared for two-owner 2004 live-aboard spec 60ft Trad stern narrowboat built by respected builder Severn Valley Boat Centre. The dinette converts to a double berth allowing for 4 berth accommodation. She was also last docked for blacking in March 2017 and an in water survey was carried out in 2015. Notable features include the extra wide rear hatch , the solar panels and a clever inner screen for the side doors. Lying in Northamptonshire.
We are delighted to offer Emma, a lovely one owner 2004 live-aboard spec 57ft 6in Trad stern built by Calder Valley Marine on a Tim Tyler Hull. She is beautifully presented. She has benefitted from a full repaint in June 2014 by Springwood Haven when she was also last blacked and looks almost new. Notable features include an extra wide rear hatch making her almost a semi-trad, double glazed windows and a new gas hob. Viewing recommended. Lying in W. Yorkshire.
Maggie Maie is a well cared for one owner semi-trad stern narrowboat by Brunswick Black Boatbuilders. She offers well-planned and comfortable accommodation that would be equally suited for live-aboard or holiday use, with 4 berths. She was last out of the water for blacking in November 2015 when she also benefitted from a complete exterior repaint by Coach Craft Boat Refinishers. Lying in Cheshire.
Horus is a beautifully presented traditional style one-owner 47ft trad stern narrowboat by Respected builder Simon Piper, with interior fit out to a high standard by Cheshire Narrowboats. The saloon features a comfortable fee standing sofa that converts to a double bed allowing for 4 berth accommodation. She has a Boat Safety Certificate valid until March 2022. Viewing is recommended. Lying in Staffordshire.
Bucyrus is a desirable Tug, with traditional Boatman's cabin and sofa bed sleeping 4 people. She has a vintage Ruston Hornsby engine in its own engine room. This boat has been subject to a series of improvements by the current owner and due to be docked for blacking before sale. The exterior paintwork is in need of some refurbishment and this is reflected in the asking price. Lying in Cheshire.
Bearpatch is a well designed narrow boat that was originally built as a hire boat and is ideally suited to extended cruising or as a live-aboard. She has benefitted from a beautiful full exterior repaint by ABC Leisure Ltd in Wrenbury in 2014 and was last docked for blacking in April 2017. She was last surveyed in 2013. She represents an excellent opportunity to acquire a good starter boat. Moorings are available by separate negotiation. Lying in Cheshire.
Silver Swan is a 58ft cruiser stern boat from a recognised builder that was originally commissioned as a hire boat for Anglo Welsh. She has been well maintained by her current owners who have undertaken a series of improvements to her including a repaint of the interior and the fitment of LED lights throughout. She was last out of the water in December 2016 when a hull survey was carried out and she was also blacked. Lying in Staffordshire.
Grey Mist is a lovely compact 35ft semi-trad stern narrowboat by Liverpool Boats, with a beautifully presented exterior and a cleverly fitted out and versatile interior. She has a tonneau cover over the semi-trad deck, a dodger around the taff rail on the rear deck and a vinyl cover for the front doors. She was last blacked in December 2017 when a survey was also carried out. She is a beautifully presented, compact starter boat. Viewing is recommended. Lying in Staffordshire.
Serenity is a two owner trad stern narrowboat built by respected builder R&D Fabrications in 1999. The exterior paintwork was repainted in 2008 and she was last docked for blacking in July 2016 (when she also had new anodes). She has also had a new Vetus engine fitted in 2008, as well as a new inverter. As such, she represents an excellent opportunity to acquire a good value, well cared for starter boat. Moorings available by separate negotiation. Lying in Staffordshire.
Spieky is a handsome one owner trad stern narrowboat (unusual for a boat of this age) by Aynho Wharf. The saloon features a comfortable L-shaped dinette that converts to a double bed allowing for 4 berth accommodation. She would benefit from some cosmetic improvements to the interior and this has been reflected in the asking price. She has a Boat Safety Certificate valid until March 2020. Mooring available by separate negotiation. Lying in Cheshire.
Muddy Waters is a very well cared for 1980 traditional style 41ft cruiser stern narrowboat, with a light and airy painted interior fit out. She has been recently over plated and was blacked in August 2018. She has also just benefitted from a hull survey in September 2018. The Beta engine was new in 2009 and she has just had a new PRM gearbox fitted in April 2018). The Boat Safety Certificate is valid until June 2022. An excellent starter boat. Lying in Staffordshire.
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.