All Humber Keel Barges for sale
These boat details are subject to contract. This Humber Keel Barge benefits from being located on a Residential Mooring in Kent and this would be transferable to new owners subject to approval and contract with the marina operators. This vessel has quite a history and was owned by the naval cadets in Wandsworth between 1985 and 2003 so you would expect that they had to observe maintaining the vessel. The current owner had a survey when she bought the vessel and is currently looking for it. At that time she was confident to go ahead with the purchase. She has done a lot of work on the vesse... read more
|Location:||Medway Kent UK|
A beautiful and unique barge for sale complete with a transferable mooring in the heart of the amazing Gloucester Quays. A rare combination. Launched new in 2011 and took a further 2 years to fit out with the finest materials you can buy. This is a rare and no expence spared vessel. Built to look traditional but fitted with all the modern technology for luxury and comfortble living. Underfloor heating throughout, intergrated home entertainment, solid woods throughout (no laminates). Marble worktops, granite and marble flooring. So many unique features this barge has to be seen. Large rear dec... read more
|Location:||Gloucester Gloucestershire UK|
|Price:|| £395,000 Tax Exempt|
Humber Keel Barge Taurus 44ft x 17ft 6ins - Stern section
Built in 1921 as a working dumb barge to transport timber, Taurus was last used by Waddingtons. Initially 97ft long x 17ft 6ins wide she has been shortened and this is the beautifully shaped stern section which is 44ft long x 17ft 6ins wide. The hull is strongly constructed with best grade 10mm steel and is in excellent condition. She has had a new bow and a new fore deck built on and she has been ballasted with movable brick.
Taurus II is a blank canvas ready for anyone to create a spacious houseboat. Laying in Knottingley, West ... read more
|Location:||Knottingley West Yorkshire UK|
Built by Joseph Scarr in 1910 Sheffield size 61ft 6ins x 15ft 6ins. Used by the Waterways Museum/Sobriety Project which has sadly gone out of business. Sobriety was used as a residential and day trip boat along the canals and has accommodation for ten passengers and two crew. Powered by a JCB Mermaid, 4 cylinder Type J444, 84 hp which was fitted in 2008, also in 2008 the propeller and rudder were repaired and a new tail shaft fitted. Also there was extensive refitting to the accommodation including hull foam insulation, extensive timber linings, electrical rewiring and plumbing. Below deck fro... read more
|Length:|| 61' 6"|
|Location:||Goole East Yorkshire UK|
History & Conversion
Dritan has been lovingly converted to an exceptionally high standard during 20 years of current ownership. Dritan originally served on the Humber and was built by Dunstans of Thorne for Hodgsons Tannery in 1945, although she was launched in 1946. All works commissioned and overseen by current owners (a former mechanical engineer) to the highest engineering standards, in a sympathetic style commensurate with Dritan’s heritage.
She boasts her original Gardner 4LW engine.
Dritan made a once in a lifetime voyage from the Trent and the Humber around the Eas... read more
Built by Dunstans at Thorne approx 1954 and powered by a running Leyland 6 cylinder 120hp engine. Hydraulic Steering on Joystick. Large Deck Saloon. Hold is studded out. Access from deck down companionway to half landing and then through door to floor level and also companionway access to the hold from deck saloon.16 Portholes, Pigeon box with opening lid, 2 sky lights. Bifolding doors. Anchor and Winch. Hull freshly painted and new annodes fitted.... read more
|Location:||Goole East Yorkshire UK|
A fantastic opportunity to purchase this Humber keel barge measuring 60 ft. x 15 ft. moored at Nine Elms Pier located in the heart of Nine Elms very close to Battersea Power Station and the American Embassy.
Accommodation comprises; large living/dining room, kitchen, two bedrooms and a family bathroom. Above is a large open plan deck area and a ramp down to the pontoon.
Nine Elms Pier has a great community and the pier itself is often used by the residents for social events - there is also an area (including a swimming pool) for relaxing and sunbathing. This unique houseboat offers a dif... read more
|Location:||Nine Elms Pier, Tideway Walk, Kirtling Street, London, SW11 London UK|
77ft x 17ft 6ins Humber Barge, shortened to its current length 11 years ago and motored down to The Thames, 10 years ago, under her own power, a great 8 cylinder Gardner 8L3 which never missed a beat!! the mooring does not come with the boat, but there is the possibility of one available. Insulated with Kingspan this conversion has been done to a high standard as the owner intended to live on it for ever but his circumstances have now changed and he is in the process of buying a smaller barge. The crews quarters are original and the owner is using this as his bedroom. Main accommodation: Lar... read more
|Location:||London London UK|
Built in the late twenties as a Lighter for Rank Hovis Flour Mills at Hull and previously was owned by the Waterways Museum at Goole as an Exhibition Barge/Art Gallery, was purchased by the present owners in 2016 who now live aboard her but are reluctantly now selling due to work commitments. She has wheelchair access via a lift which was serviced every six months, when she was at the Museum but if going to be used again would need a service. Down steps from deck into foyer - to the left is the toilet and wash hand basin, another room which houses the kitchen, then forward into the large open ... read more
|Location:||Hull East Yorkshire UK|
riverhomes are delighted to offer to the market this fully navigable 50 ft. x 17 ft. 5 in. Humber keel houseboat, currently located in the highly desirable Thames Ditton Marina with a brand new, renewable 1 year residential mooring licence. Just under a mile from Surbiton train station which provides access to London Waterloo in 18 minutes and the centre of Surbiton with all of its amenities.
At deck level there is plenty of space for entertaining with an area for seating and a BBQ with the remaining deck space being used for potted plants and storage by the current owners. Towards the ste... read more
|Location:||Thames Ditton Marina, Surbiton, KT6 London UK|