60′ Piper Narrow Boat ‘March Hare’ £48,000

Description
From the renowned builder, Piper Narrowboats, ‘March Hare’ is an individual vessel with lots of character, having been bought as a sailaway and fitted by its owners. The interior offers flexible accommodation and would be suitable as a cruising or liveaboard vessel. To arrange a viewing, please contact us to make an appointment.

Construction
Welded steel plate hull, decks and topsides. Professional external topsides re-paint in 2020 and hull re-blacked in 2021. Alloy framed, single-glazed windows and port holes, steel aft doors and sliding hatch, forward hardwood and glazed doors. There is a full pram hood with stainless steel frame for the cruiser stern providing all-weather protection.

Accommodation
From the cruiser deck via the aft cabin doors, the aft cabin is fitted with built-in lockers either side of the steps and a cupboard/drawer storage unit on the port side and a radiator on the starboard side. A walk-through bathroom lies forward with a vanity unit and wash basin to starboard with a tiled splash back, tiled shower cubicle and two WCs to port (electric flush pump-out and cassette toilets). The galley comprises built-in storage on both sides with a laminate worktop and stainless steel sink and drainer on the port side, tiled splash back, free-standing fridge and cooker to port, a timber work top and glass storage rack to starboard with half-doors above. The open plan saloon is currently furnished with a free-standing drop leaf table and chairs, a free-standing double bed and two-seater sofa with a diesel fired stove located in the forward starboard corner. Hardwood glazed doors lead on to the foredeck.
The interior is fitted in a characterful mixture of styles and colours with varnished tongue and groove head linings, painted side linings above deck line, panel, tongue and groove and carpeted side linings below deck, timber laminate flooring, ceiling mounted 12v lighting, complimenting curtains and blinds. Cabin headroom approximately 6’2″.

Engine
Beta Marine BV1903 4 cylinder 43hp diesel coupled to a shaft drive with a single lever engine control. Recorded engine hours 2114.

Electrical
12v – 4 x batteries, cabin lighting, water and shower pumps, bilge pump, horn, tunnel light.
230v – shore power hook-up, RCD, Victron 1.6kW inverter and charger, plug sockets, Swan fridge (new), Mastervolt generator.

Equipment
Life ring, boarding ramp, boat poles, brass dome vents, mooring spikes, 13kg and 6kg LPG cylinders, Eberspacher Hydronic 5kW diesel heater (hot water & heating), radiators (individually thermostatically controlled), Calor LPG cooker, Morso diesel fuelled stove (stainless tank located on foredeck), Ecofan, fire extinguishers and blanket, plus many useful items and spares.

 

Disclaimer
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

Status

For Sale

Price

£48,000

Location

Fish and Duck Marina

Advertiser

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

Boat Safety Certificate

28/08/2025



Specifications

Vessel Name

March Hare

Vessel Condition

Used

Vessel Type

Cruiser Stern Narrow Boat

Builder

Piper Narrowboats

Make

Piper

Model

60' cruiser stern

Year Constructed

2001

Berths

2

Cabins

1

Number of Engines

1

Engine Model

Beta Marine 4 cylinder 43hp

Fuel Type

Diesel

Drive Type

Shaft drive

Cruising Speed

4 mph

Maximum Speed

7 mph

Length Overall

60' (18.29m)

Beam

6'10" (2.08m)

Maximum Draft

2' (0.61m)

Bridge Clearance

6'6" (2.0m)

Hull Material

Steel

Hull Type

Flat

Hull Colour

Black

Keel Type

Other