For Sale by

Kent Clarke & Carter

Chatham Maritime Marina
United Kingdom

Fax:  +44 (0)1634 571605

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2003 Liveaboards Dutch Barge Luxe Motor Boat

£180,000 (Listed price: US$273,258)

Conyer,Kent,United Kingdom

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This custom built steel Replica Luxe Motor Vessel "live aboard" has all the characteristics of the classic typical Dutch canal barges. Featured with all creature comforts, she is ideal for cruising the inland waterways or French canals, and the occasional coastal waters and extended stays onboard. Secluded mooring available by separate negotiation.

Viewing by appointment through our Kent-Gillingham Office on 01634 571605.

Boat Details
Fuel DieselHull Material Steel 
Beam 15 ft 8 inMax Draft 3 ft 
Dry Weight 66139 lbEngine Make MAN 
Engine Model Truck EngineFuel Capacity 264 gal 
Length Overall 60 ftNumber of Heads 2 
Water Capacity 500 galStock Number Conyer 
Number of Berths 2Number of Engines 1 
Max Bridge Clearance 10 ft 3 in    
For Sale by

Chatham Maritime Marina
United Kingdom

Fax:  +44 (0)1634 571605


Accommodation includes two double cabins, a spacious shower room with full-sized, tiled shower, vanity unit and toilet. A large saloon within the wheelhouse area with comfortable leather sofa, 7 foot headroom, lots of windows and light throughout double glazed. Leading down to a well appointed galley, with gas hob, electric oven and grill, microwave oven, fridge and freezer, pressurised hot and cold water system, also located within the galley is also a traditional wood burning stove. Wood floors throughout the lounge and galley. A small utility room features a washing machine and tumble dryer, and a further toilet.

Mechanical Systems

The Replica Luxe Motor Vessel powered by a single six cylinder MAN truck engine 130hp shaft drive to a 4 bladed bronze propeller, freshwater cooled, giving a cruising speed of approximately 6 knots and a maximum speed of approximately 10 knots. Fuel capacity of 1000 litres. Bowthruster installed but not conected. The engine room is accessed through a hatch on the stern of the vessel. On the foredeck there is a hatch which leads to a small workshop in the bow of the vessel.

Electrical Systems

2 x 24 volt batteries charging from the engine alternator, 240 volt battery charger, 240 volt ring main also installed, along with an immersion heater.

Safety Equipment

1 x Fire Extinguisher

Navigation Equipment

1 x Clipper echo sounder

Deck Equipment

  • 1 x 250 lb Anchor, chain and warp
  • Vetus 24v electric windlass
  • 4 x warps
  • 6 x fenders

History & Construction

The vessel is a Replica Dutch Luxe motor vessel built 2003 and fully fitted out except for a few trims here and there. The owner purchased the steel hull in 2004 and over a period of time has fitted the Luxe Motor vessel out to a high standard.

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The company normally acts as broker for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute a part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part.