1882 Dutch 'Stevenaak' Houseboat

£180,000.00

1882 Dutch ‘Stevenaak’ Houseboat

Moored in one of the most idyllic settings, with breathtaking views over the River Deben and looking out over the world-famous Anglo Saxon remains at Sutton Hoo, This 25 metre Dutch Barge Houseboat conversion is a wonderful opportunity to get away from it all.

Now residing in Suffolk, the boat was built in 1882 in Slikkerveer as a sailing barge, converted to a motor ship circa 1967 before being made into a residential vessel in 1995. The boat has been beautifully maintained over the years with incredible history having spent 6 years cruising the French canals previous to the 6 years spent here in Suffolk.

Mooring fees are based on the length of a boat and very rare to find for a boat of this size. Moorings are contracted annually and the monthly Mooring charges are currently £369.60 per calendar month (£4,435 per annum). This fee covers; mooring, water supply, car parking, maintenance of grounds, post-box, and lighting on surrounding areas.

The boat is subject to Council Tax with Suffolk Coastal District Council (Band A currently £102pcm).
she is being sold as a going concern, fully furnished and with an insurance survey valid until November 2021

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These boat details are subject to the contract.

Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered

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Location Information

Aleida is currently moored off the stunning setting of Robertson’s Boat Yard which is located at Lime Kiln Quay, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP12 1BD.

Mooring fees are based on the length of a boat and very rare to find for a boat of this size. Moorings are contracted annually and the monthly Mooring charges are currently £369.60 per calendar month (£4,435 per annum). This fee covers; mooring, water supply, car parking, maintenance of grounds, post-box, and lighting on surrounding areas.

Other Useful Information

The boat is subject to Council Tax with Suffolk Coastal District Council (Band A).

The boat’s last survey was carried out in dry conditions in 2015.

Bridge Classic Cars are acting solely as the marketing agent for the current owner/s and the purchase will be made between the current owner/s and the new buyer/s. Buying a boat does not follow the same legal process as buying a conventional property. You do not need a solicitor to complete the purchase, however, legal advise is advised to ensure the transaction is completed smoothly and successfully.

An incredible opportunity to own a piece of nautical history. Perfect setting; an ideal investment for a holiday home or permanent residency.

Available for viewings by appointment only.

The boat is being represented by Boatshed. For more information and imagery click here:

 

1882 Dutch 'Stevenaak' Houseboat

Moored in one of Suffolk’s most idyllic settings

Three spacious bedrooms with ample built in storage options

Bathroom and en-suite cloakrooms

IP12 locations, the catchment of some of Suffolk's best schools