50′ Semi-Trad Narrow Boat ‘Avalon’ SOLD

‘Avalon’ is a well presented, semi-traditional stern narrow boat that has been used as a live aboard vessel for the past three years. The forward cratch and aft pram hood are recent additions that enhance the use and appearance of the boat. There is a comprehensive folder of information with the vessel. Please contact us to arrange a viewing.

10mm base plate / 6mm hull sides / 4mm cabin roof. Blue painted topsides, white roof and black hull. Spray foam insulation.

The aft deck area is protected by a pram hood with access to the engine and bilge, gas and stowage lockers.  A pair of steel doors and a sliding hatch lead to the main (aft) cabin via a set of steps with lockers on both sides containing the electrical controls, and expansion and header tanks for the heating system, storage lockers, a fixed double bed with storage and toilet holding tank beneath, overhead lockers with spot lights, radiator and port hole windows.
Starboard side corridor, sliding door to the bathroom with a built in shower cubicle with curtain, wash basin with mixer tap mounted on a vanity unit, heated towel radiator, shelf storage, mosaic effect vinyl flooring, Thetford cassette toilet, combined spot light and fan, port hole window.
Walk through galley comprising matching base and overhead units, black laminate work top and upstand, separate stainless steel bowl sink and drainer with mixer tap, fitted oven and hob, port hole window and half doors on the starboard side, large window to port, spot lights.
Open plan saloon forward with fitted shelving and locker along the port side, radiator and multi fuel stove to starboard, large windows on both sides and forward, spot and wall lights, timber step and double doors lead to the foredeck.
The interior is a good quality fit out in hardwood and faced ply with laminate flooring and finished with fabric covered port hole bungs and  curtains.

Barrus Shire 4 cylinder 40hp diesel engine coupled to a PRM 150 hydraulic gearbox and shaft drive with a single lever engine control.

Webasto Thermo Top E hot water heater, hot water calorifier tank with immersion heater, 2 x 6kg propane gas bottles, LPG bubble leak tester, 240v fridge/freezer, 240v compact washing machine, microwave oven, cooker, multi fuel stove, central heating radiators and heated towel radiator, deck equipment, fenders and mooring ropes, fire extinguishers, fire blanket, carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide alarms.

12v – domestic and engine batteries, fused switch panel, LED lighting and spot lighting.
240v – RCD consumer unit, Victron battery charger and inverter, immersion heater, TV.


Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed.  They are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract. The Vendor does not make or give, and neither the Broker nor any person in its employment has any authority to make or give, any representation or warranty in relation to this vessel, in respect of which any Purchaser must rely on his own inspection.
A demonstration of the vessel will be conducted once a Sale and Purchase Agreement has been signed by both the seller and buyer and a 10% deposit has been paid into the broker’s client account.

Price, Contact and Location


For Sale




Fish & Duck Marina


Fish and Duck Leisure Ltd as broker on behalf of the seller

Boat Safety Certificate



Vessel Name


Vessel Condition


Vessel Type

Semi-Trad Narrow Boat


Floating Homes



Year Constructed






Number of Engines


Engine Model

Barrus Shire 4 cylinder 40hp

Fuel Type


Drive Type

Shaft drive

Cruising Speed

4 mph

Maximum Speed

7 mph

Length Overall

50' (15.24m)


6'10" (2.08m)

Maximum Draft

1'6" (0.46m)

Bridge Clearance

7' (2.13m)

Hull Material

Steel - 10/6/4mm plate

Hull Type


Hull Colour


Keel Type


Fuel Capacity

70 gallons

Water Capacity

100 gallons