Seamaster 23 ‘Ben Varrey’ REDUCED


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A popular, entry level river boat with a traditional feel, offering light and spacious cabin accommodation with a comfortable cockpit and an economical diesel engine.  Sensible offers will be considered by the seller. Viewings can be arranged 7 days a week by appointment please.

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White GRP moulded hull and topsides, blue painted non-slip decks, aluminium framed cabin windows and screen with toughened glass, stainless steel pulpit rail, hand rails and bathing ladder, timber and stainless steel cockpit rail, PVC gunwale fendering, galvanised steel canopy frame and a blue fabric cockpit canopy.

Aft cockpit with bench seating, and canopy with removable, zipped side panels, port side helm position, helm’s seat, access to the engine, LPG locker, fuel tank and bilge area with fuel and water tanks. Central doors and hatch lead to the cabin with a full height locker and fitted galley to starboard, ample storage, sink and drainer with hot and cold mixer tap, hob/grill and fridge, WC compartment to port with hot and cold water tap, shower attachment, wash basin and cassette toilet, seating/dinette/double berth with storage beneath to port, seating/twin or double vee berths forward with storage beneath. Large windows all round contribute to the spacious and light feeling of the cabin. The interior has been well maintained in its original varnished timber and ivory vinyl head lining with fawn side linings, beige cushions, brown carpet and white curtains.

Perkins 4-108 diesel engine coupled to an Enfield outdrive with a single lever engine control. Fuel, RPM, temperature, alternator and oil pressure gauges.

Cassette toilet, Plastimo Neptune LPG hob,  4.5kg LPG bottle, Rinnai instant gas water heater, brass clock and barometer, fire blanket and extinguishers, CO alarm, mooring ropes, life ring, fenders.

1 x 12v engine battery, 1 x 12v leisure batteries, Electrolux 3-way fridge, conventional cabin lighting, navigation lights, horn, bilge pump, domestic water pump.
240v shore power connection, double plug sockets, engine bay heater.

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


For Sale


Fish and Duck Marina


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

Boat Safety Certificate


Vessel Name

Ben Varrey

Vessel Condition


Vessel Type

River cruiser


Seamaster Boats





Year Constructed

Believed 1974





Number of Engines


Engine Model

Perkins 4-108

Fuel Type


Drive Type

Enfield outdrive

Cruising Speed

6 mph

Maximum Speed

10 mph

Length Overall

23' (7.01m)


9'1" (2.77m)

Maximum Draft

1'6" (0.46m)

Bridge Clearance

7' (2.13m)

Cabin Headroom

5'11" (1.80m)

Hull Material


Hull Type

Modified vee

Hull Colour

White with blue stripe

Keel Type


Dry Weight

2500 kg

Fuel Capacity

114 litres (estimated)

Water Capacity

120 litres (estimated)