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    Albion Traditional Stern Narrowboat

    In Saul Junction Marina
    4 Berths
    20230501 151359
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    Welcome to Albion, a classic example of the highly coveted R W Davis traditional narrowboats, renowned for their craftsmanship and timeless design. Built in 1993, Albion showcases a meticulous layout and vintage charm, highlighted by a mid-engine configuration and an array of bespoke features that enhance both comfort and functionality.

    Prepare your meals in a charming, fully-equipped galley adorned with side hatches featuring traditional "Roses & Castles" artwork. The galley includes a gas oven, grill, and four-burner hob, a 12V fridge with a freezer box, and a stainless steel sink and drainer set against marble-effect worktops. Storage is plentiful with ample cupboards and drawers. Modern conveniences include a microwave oven and a selection of kitchenware, creating a perfect blend of traditional aesthetics and contemporary utility.

    Step into a cosy lounge that opens up to a large well deck through the bow doors, surrounded by cedar cabinets. The space is furnished with a solid dropleaf table, a swivel recliner chair, and a three-seater sofa bed, ideal for relaxation or hosting additional guests. Entertainment is provided by a conveniently placed TV, and additional storage is available in stylish wall cabinets.

    Adjacent to the lounge, the dinette offers a flexible dining or working space, seamlessly integrating with the living area to foster a welcoming environment for eating or socializing.

    This traditional boatman’s cabin features a drop-down double bed and an "Epping" fuel range, evoking a nostalgic ambiance with scumble-painted cupboards, a distinctive "Roses & Castles" décor, and a classic pigeon box. Modern amenities like an LED lamp and a washing machine are thoughtfully incorporated, ensuring convenience without compromising the boat's historic character.

    The bathroom is fitted with gold-coloured taps and a shower over a 4-foot bath, a sink with a vanity unit, mirrored cabinets, and a radiator with a towel rail. A pump-out toilet adds a practical touch to this elegantly appointed space.

    Albion represents an exquisite blend of traditional design and modern amenities. The wooden interiors exude a warm, inviting atmosphere, making it not just a boat but a moving home with a soul. Ideal for those who appreciate the heritage and craftsmanship of classic narrowboats, Albion offers a unique living experience on the water.

    Discover the charm and elegance of life aboard the Albion, where every journey becomes a memorable adventure.

    Key features

    • Length/ Boat Style:62ft Tad Stern Narrowboat
    • Year Built: 1993
    • Hull By/ Fit out by:R W Davis
    • Layout stern to bow:Boatmans cabin/engine room/Bathroom/Galley/lounge
    • Engine and gearbox:Vintage 1942 Gardner 2L2 Taken from MOD “D” Class Destroyer
    • Berths:2+2
    • Boat Safety Certificate:19.10.2025
    • Last Blacking + type: Oct 2017 2 pac epoxy
    • Hull thickness:10;6;5
    • P/out or Cassette: Pump Out
    • Insulation: Sprayfoam
    • Last Survey:Oct 2017
    • External CoversNil
    • BowthrusterN/A
    • Side Hatches and location:1 in Galley, 2 either side in engine room
    • Batteries:2 x starter, 1 x generator, 6 x leisure 110AH Leisure
    • Electric Supply:4Kw generator, 240v sockets, sterling mains invertor, led lighting, solar panels 1200w,
    • Galvanic Isolator:Yes fitted Dec.2019
    • Hot Water Supply:Eberspatcher, calorifier and immersion
    • Cabin Heating:Multifuel stove with decorative surround, diesel warm air heater, “Epping” range in boatmans cabin
    • Central heating type:Eberspatcher to 3 radiators
    • Gas Cylinders No+type: 2 x 6kg


    Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these specifications, no guarantee is given or implied as to their accuracy. These particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract. Lakeland Leisure Estates Ltd advises prospective purchasers to obtain an independent survey from a qualified Marine Surveyor to satisfy themselves as to the condition of the craft.