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2 bedroom house boat for sale

The Grove, Bristol

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Property Description

Key features

  • Houseboat conversion of steel construction
  • Outstanding views over central Bristol and the docks
  • Fantastic location in Bristol City
  • Fully integrated kitchen / saloon
  • Large below deck living area
  • 2 bedrooms / 1 bathroom
  • Mooring fees 1700 per year
  • Wonderful opportunity to own a unique property

Full description

Agent Online is delighted to bring to market this stunning houseboat, offering outstanding waterfront accommodation. Fairhaven has been converted and maintained to the highest standards and is on the market for the first time in 25 years. Moored in a bright, sunny position in arguably the most prestigious and convenient area of central Bristol, Fairhaven has plenty to offer the discerning buyer.

Viewings by appointment for proceedable buyers only please.

Fairhaven has 2 bedrooms (1 single, 1 double), a fully integrated kitchen / saloon with outstanding views, a fully fitted bathroom with bath and shower, LPG central heating, utility area, ample storage, plus a large living area with scope for additional berths or rooms if required. Convenient parking is available (permit parking plus free parking with mooring). This property does not have an engine.

Mooring fees £1700 per year – class A leisure.
Public liability insurance £70 per year.
No council tax or water rates.
Landline phone
Water tank and booster pumps.
Dimensions: 17m x 5.2m
“Shore” supply water and electric. Electric purchased through widely available economical top up cards.
Good security with raisable drawbridge. New mooring platform.
Boat safety certificate valid until October 2018.


Build started 1989 by John Deblin Marine in Bristol to be used as a dive boat. Original design was for a TSDY survey vessel (original drawings are available). Purchased in 1989 as an unfinished project.

1995 / 96 – In dry dock for 5 months. Extensive works carried out. Professional welding, sand blasted, Jotun paint system. Survey completed and all good for conversion and use as a houseboat.

2001 / 2005 / 2010 – Out of water for thorough maintenance. Bottom cleaned and 2 coats of ballastic black, new anodes and repainting.

2016 - The boat has been thoroughly cleaned, fully maintained and had a professional repainting at the end of September 2016.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
08 September 2016

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