45′ Narrow Boat ‘Steely Stan’ SOLD


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A beautifully presented narrow boat having just been blacked, professionally re-painted and fitted with a new pram hood, cratch cover and frames, ‘Steely Stan’ (previous name ‘Fino’) is a credit to her owners, who have only decided to sell to spend more time on their other boat! There is the flexibility to sleep four in two separate cabin areas, making it suitable for friends and family to visit on occasions. A survey carried out in 2022 can be made available to prospective buyers. We are open for viewings 7 days a week by appointment please.

Please email us your enquiry. info@fishandduck.co.uk.



Original steel plate – 10mm base / 6mm hull sides / 4mm cabin sides and roof. Insulation is Kingspan polyurethane block and spray foam, head and side linings in veneered ply, hardwood laminate flooring, chrome anodised port holes, hardwood lined and glazed steel double bow doors, hardwood lined steel side doors with glazing and additional infill glass panels, stainless steel water tank, mild steel fuel tanks, steel aft doors and sliding hatch, Buffalo board engine bay covers, new forward cratch cover and aft deck pram hood, both in black acrylic and with separate stern dodger, stainless steel canopy frames. The exterior superstructure has just been professionally painted with grey panels, white and black borders, red non-slip decks, red roof and rails. Last hull blacking May 2024 and anodes renewed October 2023.

Steps lead down from the aft deck to-:
Galley 6′ x 6’1″ (1.83m x 1.85m) –  full height locker on the port side with integrated oven, base units with cupboard and drawer storage on both sides, wine rack, electrical systems cupboard, corner wall cupboard, laminate work top, tiled upstand, stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap, LPG hob, under-counter fridge, half-doors to port and port hole to starboard.
Saloon 10′ x 6’1″ (3.05m x 1.85m) – L shaped seating to port that converts to a double berth, storage and WC holding tank beneath, shelf unit and multifuel stove on a plinth to starboard with a hinged panel/guard, fin radiators, floor sockets for pedestal table, port hole, half doors to starboard.
Corridor to starboard-:
Bathroom 5’6″ x 4′ (1.68m x 1.22m) – sliding compartment door, fully tiled shower cubicle with thermostatic tap, corner vanity unit with bowl wash basin, blue tiled upstand and mirror above, electric WC, heated towel radiator, storage shelves, port hole window with frosted glass.
Cabin 8’3″ x 6’1″ (2.51m x 1.85m) – sliding door, built-in double bed (6’6″ x 4′) with storage drawers beneath, shelf above with reading lights, full height wardrobe to port (access to water pump and water tank connections beneath floor), corner storage unit to starboard, steps to the forepeak via forward double doors.
The interior is professionally fitted in oak veneered ply linings and oak joinery with hardwood laminate flooring, red upholstery and patterned curtains. Cabin headroom 6’4″ (1.93m).

Vetus M415 four cylinder 33hp diesel engine coupled to a Vetus Dual Seal coupling via Technodrive hydraulic 2:1 gearbox. Single lever engine control, temperature, oil pressure, charging and ignition lights. Engine hour clock reads 1453. Engine serviced June 2023 by Great Ouse Boat Services.

Webasto Thermo Top C 5.2kW diesel heater, fin type radiators, 72 litre calorifier hot water tank with immersion heater, Vetus electric macerator toilet and holding tank, Spinflo 4 ring LPG hob, Vanette GG2200 LPG oven and grill, CO alarm, smoke alarm, 3 x fire extinguishers and blanket, Valor Willow multi-fuel stove, Ecofan, 1 x 13kg & 1 x 6kg Calor LPG propane bottles, mooring ropes, spikes, windlass x 2, spare fenders.

12v – 4 x leisure batteries, 1 x engine battery, 2 x alternators (90A & 150A), fused switch panel, LED cabin lighting, holding tank compartment light, Shurflo domestic water pump, Jabsco shower gulper pump, Jabsco electric bilge pump, horn, spot/tunnel light, Sterling inverter.
230v – shore power connection, galvanic isolator, consumer unit, 1kW immersion heater, Sterling automatic battery charger, plug sockets.

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.

Additional information




Fish and Duck Marina


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

Boat Safety Certificate

Expires 14/07/2025.

Vessel Name

Steely Stan

Vessel Condition


Vessel Type

Cruiser Stern Narrow Boat


HT Fabrications / Admiral Narrowboats


HT Fabrications


45 Cruiser Stern

Year Constructed



2 + 2



Number of Engines


Engine Model

Vetus M417 4 cylinder 33hp

Fuel Type


Drive Type

Shaft drive

Cruising Speed

4 mph

Maximum Speed

7 mph

Length Overall

45' (13.71m)


6'10" (2.08m)

Maximum Draft

2'3" (0.69m)

Bridge Clearance

6' (1.83m) canopy lowered

Cabin Headroom

6'4" (1.93m)

Hull Material

Steel plate (originally 10/6/4mm)

Hull Type


Hull Colour


Keel Type


Dry Weight

14 tons (approx.)

Fuel Capacity

170 litres (37 gallons) x 2 (incl. designated tank for diesel heater)

Water Capacity

400 litres (88 gallons)

WC Holding Tank

200 litres (44 gallons) approx.