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50ft Luxury Narrowboat From £70,995

This is a beautiful boat, hand crafted by Northwich Boat Company who specialise in producing outstanding quality narrowboats at very competitive prices by building "Standard Layout" boats, giving consistent quality and outstanding value for money.


New Marbury 50ft Cruiser style narrow boat (other lengths and stern types are available). Quality steelwork with side doors by The Northwich Boat Company. A beautiful modern reverse layout, fitted out in light oak and offering 2 berth accommodation (extendable to 4 berths with the addition of the optional dinette). Powered by a 38hp Canaline Marine diesel engine. Please note though, the boat in this example does show a few nice additions such as the L shape dinette, TV unit,extending bed and washer/dryer unit and cratch. New EU Recreational Craft Directive Certificate of Conformity

From the Bow

From the bow which has a steel gas locker there is a 4’ open self draining well deck. Steel locker/seats with marine ply tops covered in anti-slip deck tread to either side of the well deck. The water tank is located beneath the well deck with a surface mounted filler.

Generic fixtures and fittings

The ceilings, cabin sides and hull sides are lined in oak faced ply and trimmed with solid oak. All the interior wood has been varnished to a satin finish. Flooring throughout is carpet except to the bathroom and galley which have vinyl.

Bedroom 10′ 8″

Steel front doors, 1/2 glazed and oak panelled internally, open out onto the front deck with steps leading down into the bedroom.

Furniture: 6′ 3″ x 4′ fixed double bed (optional pull-out extension available to make the bed 4′ 6″ wide). 1 x over-bed book shelf. 1 x full height wardrobe. 1 x cupboard with shelf. Full height cupboard with shelves above and optional washing machine housing below.

Heating: 1 x central heating radiator.

Lighting: 2 x Worcester ‘S’ type portholes with removable glass. 4 x 12v recessed down-lights. 2 x 12v over bed reading lights.

Power: 2 x 240v sockets.

Bathroom 6′ 6″

Walk-through bathroom shown, a cabin bathroom can also be specified at no extra cost. The bathroom has a white suite comprising:

Suite: Large shower enclosure with thermostatic shower and glazed doors. Corner vanity unit with inset porcelain wash basin, chrome mixer tap and a cupboard beneath. Cassette toilet. Large wall mounted mirror.

Heating: 1 x towel rail radiator.

Lighting: 1 x Worcester ‘S’ type porthole with privacy glass and a further porthole in the corridor. 3 x 12v recessed down-lights. 1 x 12v light in the shower. 1 x 12v extractor light.

Saloon 10′ 8″

Fixed Furniture: Under gunwale flat screen TV cabinet with built in stereo radio/cd player and cupboards.

Optional ‘L’ shaped dinette with sloping backs for added comfort and high quality padded and upholstered cushions. Oak table top with folding legs. The dinette converts into a double bed and has storage space beneath the seats.

Heating: Cast iron solid fuel stove set on a raised hearth and ceramic tiled hearth surround. 1 x central heating radiator.

Lighting: 1 x Worcester ‘S’ type window with removable glass. 1 x set of glazed side doors. 7 x 12v recessed down-lights. 2 x 12v wall lights.

Power: 4 x 240v sockets.
(Pictures show optional dinette and flat screen TV.)

Galley 7′ 6″

The galley has custom built units with oak door and drawer fronts. The worktops are laminate edged in oak with a ceramic tiled splash-back.

Base Units: 2 x large cupboards that extend into the corners. 1 x single cupboard. 1 x 4 drawer unit. Built in wine rack. Fridge housing. Cooker space. Storage beneath rear steps.

Wall Units: 1 x locker style wall cupboard with corner shelf. Electrics cupboard.

Appliances: Slot in gas cooker with separate oven and grill and a glass lid/splash-back. Stainless steel inset sink and drainer with and chrome monobloc mixer tap.

Lighting: 2 x Worcester ‘S’ type windows with removable glass. 4 x 12v recessed down-lights.

Heating: 1 x central heating radiator.

Power: 2 x 240v sockets.

Flooring: Optional solid oak shown.

Cruiser deck & Stern 7′ 6″

Steel rear doors, oak panelled internally with sliding roof hatch, lead from the galley to the cruiser deck where the engine and batteries are housed under the floor panels. There are steel gas locker/seats to either side of the rear doors.

Special Features: Steel Taff rail with hardwood seat.

Controls: The column mounted single lever engine control is on the port side. The control panel is mounted just inside the rear doors on the port side.

Flooring: Marine ply panels covered with anti-slip deck tread.

Other stern types available.


Build date: New
Choice of Trad, Semi-Trad or Cruiser stern

Quality steelwork and professional fit-out in oak by The Northwich Boat Company.

Spray foam insulation behind the cabin linings.

Concrete slabs beneath the floorboards.

Overall Length: 50′
Cabin Length: 39′
Width: 6′
Interior Headroom: 6′ 7″
Well Deck: 4′
Cruiser Stern 7′ 6″
Draught: 2′

Port side: 2 x large Worcester ‘S’ type windows. 2 x fully removable portholes.
Starboard side: 1 x large Worcester ‘S’ type window. 2 x fully removable portholes. 1 x set of glazed side doors.
Front: Steel, 1/2 glazed front doors, wood panelled internally.
Rear: Steel rear doors, oak panelled internally with sliding roof hatch.

2 x 13kg Propane cylinder 1 housed in each stern locker, provides gas to cooker.

110 gallon water tank located beneath the well deck. Water pump with pressure switch and accumulator is located adjacent to the tank. Twin coil calorifier heated by the engine heat exchanger and/or the diesel fired central heating boiler.

Heating is provided by the solid fuel stove in the lounge and the Webasto diesel fired central heating boiler running 2 radiators and a heated towel rail.

240v circuit from landline with RCD.
12v lights throughout protected by fuses.
2 x 12v, 45/95 amp/hr engine driven alternators.
1 x 12v, engine start battery.
3 x 12v, 110 amp/hr deep cycle leisure batteries.
2KW pure sine wave inverter.

3 x 1kg Dry Powder extinguishers
1 x Fire Blanket

The boat will be painted in quality coach enamels with hull protected by comastic blacking and 4 anodes.

The boat comes equipped with a normal cruising inventory including ropes and fenders.

The boat is powered by a Canaline, 38 hp, 4 cylinder, marine diesel engine coupled to a PRM gearbox with 2:1 reduction, turning the propeller. The exhaust is lagged, silenced and vents out from under the side deck. The engine powers two 12v alternators to charge the start battery and the 3 leisure batteries.

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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.