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29.9m (98'0"), 1960. Steel Construction, Full-Displacement underwater profile, 8 berths .
This is a substantial houseboat that is part-way through a conversion. A lot of the hard work has been completed and now, the new owner can place there own mark on this project and create a substantial place to live.
The houseboat is based around a substantial steel lighter that is ideal for these kind of liveaboards. Once complete this... read more
THESE ARE VERY HEAVILY BUILT EX MOD FIBREGLASS CARARAMAN HULLS 8 METRES BY APPROX 1 METRE BEAM PLUS CONNECTING LUGS TO MAKE A VERY STABLE AND SEAWORTHY HOUSEBOAT BASE WHICH CAN BE ANY BEAM DEPENDING ON THE CONNECTING GIRDERS REQUIRED I SUGGEST ABOUT 5 METRES BEAM WITH 3 METRE CONNECTIONS WHICH I ALREADY HAVE THE LARGE BOX SECTIONS APPROX 250 BY 100 MM WHICH JUST NEED THE JOINING PLATES WELDING TO THEM I ALSO HAVE A FRAMEWORK WHICH I HAVE DESIGNED SO THAT THE TOTAL BUILD CAN BE DISMANTLED AND TRANSPORTED BY LORRY TO GO ANYWHERE WITHOUT ANY SPECIAL MOVEMENT ORDERS I HAVE DESIGNED A FULLY DISMA... read more
This houseboat is located in a designated 'Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty' with stunning river views. She is set amongst a row of houseboats, on the tidal river Orwell in a hamlet 15 minutes from Ipswich and 1 hour to London by train, There are no mooring fees on this houseboat It's location is a haven to sailors, artists and visitors and footsteps away from National Trust heath and woodlands with stunning river walks. Living in the peace and tranquillity in this location you can view the seasonal coming and goings of the river, birds and wildlife on your doorstep. It is also only a sho... read more
|Location:||IP9 Suffolk UK|
Built in 1955 she would make a lovely houseboat conversion. She has full headroom throughout although the aft store room would need cutting into the trim tank to make full standing headroom. She has a Marine Detroit 240hp engine not currently fitted. She does have a separate toilet compartment but no toilet fitted although a porta potti could be used.
The vessel was originally built as a tug for the US navy. Used to move water desalination plant on large seagoing barges. 4 identical tugs were kept in storage on land where they had a launching device. Sold off after the NATO base in Southam... read more
|Location:||North Yorkshire UK|
LIFEBOAT KATHLEEN MARY NOW NAMED KATIE MAY
RNLB KATHLEEN MARY: 'ON 950' is a Watson Class with a 1979 self-righting conversion. Formaly stationed at Newhaven, she cost 34,500 to build. A gift from an anonymous donor. She was built by Osbourne's yard, Littlehampton. Eighteen Watson lifeboats were built, but two lost in service. This lifeboat between 1959 - 1977, completed 245 launches and saved 123 lives. The watson design as proven, later developed the Oakley & Solent class lifeboat.
KATHLEEN MARY was in the reserve fleet until late 1990 and assigned relief duties around the ... read more
|Location:||Manchester Ship Canal Manchester UK|
|Price:|| £74,995 Tax Paid|
Boatshed London are delighted to offer this 57ft Converted Admiralty Launch for sale with London residential mooring in Greenland Dock, Surrey Quays. This historic vessel is full of character and a lovely houseboat that would suit someone on the hunt for a floating home that's a bit different. It is laid out across two decks with an open plan saloon and galley in the old wheelhouse, a twin cabin and heads at the stern and towards the bow, a double master cabin, two storage rooms and a study. The boat has a large multifuel stove in the saloon. The current owners have owned the boat for about fo... read more
|Location:||Greenland Dock, London SE16 London UK|
This is a great steel long range cruising houseboat for travel around Europe, coastal trips in Greece,Turkey, Italy, Croatia and EU rivers.Unique combination of houseboat and trawler, good for living and travel. Hull 15x6m is one of a kind in Europe. Huge living space. Direct sale by owner. Custom built by ideas of US coasters.Great for all-year long living in Med. and south Europe. Launched 2012, overall condition almost new, boat is "young". Everything works well. No repairs required. Low maintenance. Minor scratches on hull due to cruising. Full-size kitchen,wood stove sauna, toi... read more
I’m selling my beloved home to pursue an overseas work opportunity
She’s coastal cruiser converted into a fully operational and very unique houseboat, cruising the canals in London, But quite capable of coastal cruising and making the journey to France or Holland on a good day, I myself have taken her on the Thames a few times as well as the journey from Kent to London along the coast. Bought as a project three and half years ago, all of the functional elements of the boat were reworked with careful consideration towards the most efficient and yet most comfortable way to live th... read more
Attractive interior, new cockpit, new galley, new manschapverblijf, beautifully spacious aft, superior engine room where the finest Stork engine!... read more
|Location:||Harlingen Friesland Netherlands|
Himalaya Pup is a beautiful ex-lifeboat from the SS Himalaya. 31’ by 11’. Recently refurbished she has a galley, saloon, bedroom, toilet/shower and lots of below decks storage space. Calor gas cooking and boiler but she also has a wood burning stove which also heats a radiator and water tank. Steel hull with a fibreglass roof. She is being sold without a mooring and currently has no working engine, so would need to be towed.... read more
|Location:||Isleworth London UK|
Out of service, RNLI Milburn converted to a motor cruiser in 1955, with a rich and adventurous past and more than a few stories to tell. Now static at quiet boatyard mooring in Newhaven, which provides power, water, toilet and washing facilities as well as chandlery and expert marine engineering facilities.
The boat is split into bedroom, galley and living spaces with toilet separate.
Original hardwood crossbeam hull. All wood above deck has been replaced with marine ply 8 years ago. Many interesting features including woodburner, mahogany fitted cupboards.
The engine is seized, but is a 1... read more
|Location:||East Sussex UK|
(See mvelkstone.weebly.com for more photos). Ex RNAS Fleet Tender ELKSTONE was built in 1970 in Cook’s Boatyard at Wivenhoe, Essex. She has had an extensive renovation over the last four years and is now ready for new owners. She is prepared as a ‘blank canvas’ which allows her either to return to work as a survey, research, cargo, dive or similar vessel or to be enjoyed purely as a pleasure craft. She retains three original holds, one large for general cargo, one medium with storage space, currently having 3x fuel IBCs installed and one smaller forward with storage space, ha... read more
|Location:||Milford Haven Pembrokeshire UK|
|Price:|| £155,000 Tax Exempt|
Former Swedish Navy Troop transport vessel 208
Registered with the Swedish Transport Agency as a Recreational Motor Ship
Grinding 2019. Painting of bottom, painting of hull with two-component paint and and replacement propeller shaft seal.
In grinding 2011, blasting and painting of bottom, freeboard and deck (with two-component paint) and replacement of propellers were carried out.
Remodeled for accommodation. Kitchen with cold and hot water, larger toilet space, two double beds and four single beds.
The Babord land rise hatch is removed and replaced with a new plate (not openable).
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|Location:||Norrtälje Stockholm Sweden|
|Price:|| SEK 550,000|
Premier Houseboats are pleased to present Sea Challenge, a tug that has been thoughtfully converted to an extremely high level to create a large and characterful family home. Sea Challenge has undergone a remarkable transformation, the thought and attention to detail has created something very special indeed.
Sea Challenge offers excellent space both internally and externally, and offers great living whilst retaining the character of a boat. Spread over three floors, the accommodation is nicely laid out, with access between levels
well thought out.
Starting at the top, the wheel... read more
|Location:||Hoo Kent UK|
Premier Houseboats are pleased to present Westcliffe, a part converted Humber Keel offering excellent internal living space and the opportunity to put your own mark on the conversion by finishing.
Westcliffe has had the main structural work done, and has been fully insulated. She offers good sized living accommodation over two floors, and has the potential to be an affordable family home, on a secure residential marina within walking distance of Strood and Rochester town centres.
Entering through a cabin sized structure on the deck level, currently used as a study and storage area... read more
|Location:||Strood Kent UK|
Premier Houseboats are pleased to present Albatross, an historic Lightship that has been cleared out ready for conversion into what could be a stunning home.
Albatross has already had extensive work done externally, where the entire outside area has been replaced and made very much a usable space.
Internally there has also been a lot of preparation work ready for the conversion, which due to a change in circumstances is now no longer viable for the current owners.
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|Location:||Hoo Kent UK|
Suitable for conversion to houseboat... read more
|Location:||Garelochhead West Dunbartonshire UK|
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Monarch is available on or off her London residential mooring.
The asking price can be adjusted to reflect this.
We can assist with delivery to your mooring if required.
‘Walton Monarch’ is a unique craft.
Built in 1982 at the Eel Pie Island Boatyard for JGF Passenger Boats, she is a 58ft steel trip boat.
She has a massive Ford 6 cylinder engine that can take you anywhere on inland or coastal waters.
She handles really easily with only the skip... read more
|Location:||Thames, East Molesey London UK|
|Price:|| £224,000 Tax Exempt|
Sirona is a converted lifeboat which has a residential mooring in the Surry Boat Yard in Shoreham-by-Sea. The boat consists of a deck, kitchen, living area and built-in double bed. Sirona was recently upgraded with a new wooden floor and interior and exterior painting. The hull is concrete, providing strength and ease of care. The boat is moored with other fully residential boats on the Adur River in charming Shoreham-by-Sea. The boat yard has toilet, shower, laundry and post box facilities. The community is small and caring. This is the ideal boat for weekend escapes from London (the train st... read more
|Location:||Surry Boat yard, Shoreham-by-Sea West Sussex UK|
|Price:|| £39,500 Inc. Tax|
Premier Houseboats are pleased to present William Ryan, thought to be the oldest Thames tug still in existance, now stripped out and ready to be converted to a characterful houseboat.
All the hard work has been done, the engines have been removed, and the boat has been taken back to the steel, and is now ready for conversion. There is comfortably room to create two large double cabins, both with en-suites, and a spacious main living area to include a kitchen. There is also the wheelhouse, which could easily be extended to create a second lounge. There is good external space to enjoy the st... read more
|Location:||Faversham Kent UK|