3 Bedroom House Boat (Now Sold)
Wapping High Street, London
Rare opportunity to buy this steel barge - surveyed & dry-docked in November 2014 - with permanent mooring on the River Thames in the shadow of Tower Bridge.
Split into 2 self-contained apartments, each with bathroom, luxurious galley/kitchen, saloon living area, separate central heating system. One has 2 cabins, the other has one.
With some non-structural alteration - a single dwelling can be made.
The barge is moored on an exclusive community-owned pontoon development reserved for historic barges, all of which are residential and where cruising is actively encouraged .
Selby Ellen was a commercial barge until approx 2000, and was converted by the present owners in 2005/6 as a beautiful and character home in london, with high ceilings, stripped wood floors, and split levels accommodation - light coming from bronze portholes, and double glazed skylights.
Oil fired central heating & solid fuel stoves, full bathrooms & fitted kitchens.
A rare opportunity to buy an historic houseboat with secure central London mooring