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Sold - 57ft Cruiser stern Narrowboat £49,995

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.


57 Cruiser stern narrow boat. Quality 10/8/6mm steelwork with side doors, and a cruiser stern with Taff rail by Narrowboats of Staffordshire. High quality professional fit-out in ash offering comfortable 5 berth accommodation to a two bedroom reverse lay-out by Cheshire Narrowboats Ltd. Powered by a Beta Marine, 38hp, 4 cylinder marine diesel engine with Newage PRM 120 gearbox.
BSSC to March 2021.

From the Bow

From the bow which has a storage locker, there is a 3 6 open self draining well deck. The stainless steel water tank is located beneath the well deck with a surface mounted filler. The headlamp is mounted on the front bulkhead.

Generic fixtures and fittings

The ceilings, hull sides and cabin sides are lined with ash faced plywood trimmed with solid ash. All interior wood has been varnished. There are blinds or curtains to all windows. Flooring throughout is solid oak planking.

Bedroom 9'

Steel 3/4 glazed front doors, wood lined internally open out onto the front deck with steps down into the bedroom.

Furniture: Fixed double bed with storage below. 1 x full height wardrobe. 1 x fixed chest of drawers. 1 x over-bed locker style cupboard.

Heating: 1 x central heating radiator.

Lighting: 2 x windows with top hopper opening vents. 3 x 12v, halogen ceiling lights, one with fan. 1 x 12v, halogen wall light. 2 x 12v, halogen reading lights.

Power: 4 x 240v sockets. 1 x TV aerial point

Shower Room 6' 6" x 4'

The full width bathroom with ceramic tiled splash-backs and a white suite comprising:

Suite: Shower cubicle with glazed door and a thermostatic shower. Vanity unit with large porcelain counter top wash basin, chrome mixer tap and a cupboard beneath. Thetford cassette toilet with a spare cassette. Mirrored wall.

Heating: 1 x towel rail.

Lighting: 1 x porthole with top hopper opening vent and privacy glass. 1 x 12v, halogen ceiling light with extractor fan. 1 x 12v, LED ceiling light. 1 x 12v, fluorescent wall light.

Storage: Full height storage cupboard.

Corridor Lighting: 1 x porthole with top hopper opening vent. 1 x set of steel side doors, wood lined internally. 2 x 12v, halogen ceiling lights.

Storage: Under gunwale shelves.

Saloon/Dinette 12′ 8″

Fixed Furniture: 1 x full height shelving unit. Under gunwale display shelves. The dinette area has fixed settees either side of the boat with storage space below. The dinette converts into a king-size across the boat bed. Clever folding table top with desmo legs.

Loose Furniture: Ash folding table top.

Other Features: Wall mounted 21 flat screen TV with Sky box.

Heating: Valour Arden solid fuel stove set on a ceramic tiled hearth and surround. 2 x central heating radiators.

Lighting: 2 x windows with top hopper opening vents. 6 x 12v, halogen ceiling lights. 2 x 12v, halogen wall lights.

Power: 4 x 240v sockets. 1 x TV aerial point.

Galley 8′ 5″

The walk through galley has custom built cupboards with solid ash door and drawer fronts. Worktops and splash-backs are marble tiles.

Base units:2 x single cupboards, one with drawer above. 1 x double cupboard cupboard. 2 x pull-out storage racks. Fridge housing. Cooker space. Electrics cupboard. Airing cupboard housing the calorifier.

Wall Units:Wall mounted shelves.

Appliances:Slot in Spinflo Caprice cooker with separate oven, grill and a four burner hob with glazed lid/splash-back. Coolzone, 12v fridge freezer. Cookworks 700w microwave. Heavy duty composite sink and drainer with chrome monobloc tap.

Other Features:JVC CD/radio player.

Lighting: 2 x windows with top hopper opening vents. 2 x 12v, halogen ceiling lights.

Power: 5 x 240v sockets.

Cruiser Deck and Stern 6′ 10″

Steel rear doors, wood panelled internally with sliding roof hatch lead to the cruiser deck and steering position. The engine is housed under the lift up floor panels. There are steel locker/seats to either side of the cruiser and a Taff rail to the stern.

Controls: The column mounted single lever engine control is on the port side.


Quality steelwork with cruiser stern by Narrowboats of Staffordshire. Professional fit-out in ash by Cheshire Narrowboats Ltd.

Built in 2008.
Cruiser stern.

Spray foam insulation behind the cabin linings.

Concrete slabs beneath the floorboards.

Overall Length: 57′
Cabin Length: 40′5″
Width: 6′ 10″
Interior Headroom: 6′ 7″
Well Deck: 3′ 6″
Draught 2′ 1″

WINDOWS, DOORS & HATCHES Port side: 3 x windows with top hopper opening vents. 2 x portholes with top hopper opening vents, one with privacy glass.
Starboard side: 3 x windows with top hopper opening vents. 1 x set of steel side doors, wood lined internally.
1 x porthole with top hopper opening vent.
Front: Steel glazed front doors, wood lined internally.
Rear: Steel rear doors, wood panelled internally with sliding roof hatch.

The boat is powered by a Beta Marine 38hp, 4 cylinder, marine diesel engine coupled to a Newage PRM 120 hydraulic gearbox with 2:1 reduction, turning the propeller. The exhaust is lagged, silenced and vents out from under the side deck. The engine powers twin 12v alternators to charge the start battery and the 5 leisure batteries.

The 300 litre stainless steel water tank is located beneath the well deck. Water pump with pressure switch is located in the wet locker. Twin coil calorifier is heated by the Webasto diesel fired boiler, 240v immersion and/or the engine heat exchanger.

Heating is provided by the Valour solid fuel stove in the saloon and the Webasto diesel fired boiler running 5 radiators.

240v circuit from landline with RCD.
12v lights throughout protected by fuses.
2 x 12v, 100/50 amp/hr engine driven alternators.
1 x 12v, engine start battery.
5 x 12v, deep cycle leisure batteries.
1600w Victron Multi-plus inverter/ charger.
Battery Management System.

2 x Propane cylinders housed in the stern locker, provide gas to the slot in cooker.

3 x 1kg Dry Powder extinguishers
1 x Fire Blanket
1 x Carbon Monoxide Detector

The boat was repainted in October 2016. The boat was docked for blacking in May 2015. The hull is protected by 4 anodes replaced in 2015 and a Sterling galvanic isolator.

The boat comes equipped with a normal cruising inventory including a full set of ropes and fenders. Any additional items not listed must be negotiated separately with the owner.

Moorings are available by separate negotiation.


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PLEASE NOTE: The information contained in this brochure is based on our own inspection and information provided by the owner and is intended as a sales aid only to assist you to decide whether you would like to move to the next stage and view the boat for yourself. Measurements can only be taken as approximate. Nothing contained herein constitutes a contract or offer. This is not a survey. We always recommend that a full survey is carried out prior to purchase.