Private Tjalk Barges for sale in the UK
This is a stunning recently converted historic dutch motor Tjalk, originally built in 1907.
There is the option to buy (for a negotiated price) on a beautiful private mooring with parking in Bishop's Stortford, 10 minuets from train station on the London Cambridge line and Stansted airport line. It's an easy walk to town where there are lots of pubs, cafes, shops and restaurants.
We've lovingly restored the boat over the past few years, trying to retain the old world charm of it while also bringing in the comforts of the modern world. It has a large open plan living room and ... read more
|Location:||Bishops Stortford Hertfordshire UK|
|Price:|| £125,000 Tax Exempt|
The 121-year-old Paviljoenschip "Drie Gebroeders", built 1898, has been fully refurbished over the last few years and is now sadly for sale due to the onset of ill health. She was found in good condition, but in need of some TLC, in the Netherlands in 2014, and after the necessary preparatory work, she was sailed to the UK in February 2015 and has been lived on since then. Work undertaken has included complete electrical re-wiring and fitting of galvanic isolation, including the fitting of top quality marine gel batteries, diesel tank clean and installation of a new twin fuel filter ... read more
|Location:||Northern Ireland Down UK|
Wilhelmina was our pride and joy, we took her from a dilapidated hull to a fully fitted beautiful home, I am a steel boatbuilder so I built the decks and cabin then using my contacts fitted the inside, we didn't do this as a 'do up and sell' boat so everything was built with that little extra care,
she was built in 1886 as part of celebrations surrounding the then queen of the Netherlands Wilhelmina, originally a sailing vessel. a little is known of her history but in the 60s she was overplated and re engined in chatham docks - this is speculation but I believe it was done u... read more
|Location:||Bradford on Avon Wiltshire UK|
Boat type: Tjalk, Dutch barge – iron hull
Age: approx115 years
Last purchased: in 2002 from Meppel, Holland
History: Built in unknown Dutch boatyard
Engine: Ford diesel 4 cylinder engine
Length: 15.5 metres approx.
Width: 3.5 metres.
Certification: BSS certified until 16.5.20
Heating: Solid fuel stove heating 2 radiators
Power: DC and AC electrics
Water: Heated either by stove or electric
Cooking: Gas cooker
Mooring: Currently moored in Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshir... read more
|Location:||West Yorkshire UK|