Guide Price £299,500

6 bed house boat for sale in Manor Lane (ref: 11472778)

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Key Features

  • 0% Stamp Duty
  • 3 En-suites + bathroom + 1 guest wash room
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 55ft Living room Space
  • 130ft House boat
  • Original 1930's features
  • Friendly boating community and onsite bar/cafe and office
  • Permanently moored at Medway Bridge Marina

Welcome to the Sovereign; an intriguing family home or superb investment/development opportunity, you decide! Originally from Europe, she started life ferrying passengers along the river Rhine and the Mosel.

This houseboat is full of charm and character retaining wonderful original features such as the Wheel House and Engine Room, The Sovereign is a mainly steel structure and over the years she has been improved and maintained. In the late1980’s she arrived in London and began ferrying passengers along the river Thames from Greenwich and Tower Pier to the Thames Barrier until she retired in 1991.



She is now berthed at Medway Marina near the historic town of Rochester. She has certainly  had an adventurous 80 plus years and for the past 13 of those she has been a successful, highly rated, floatel, accommodating many visitors who have visited Medway from all over the world.

Over 3 decks and spanning a length of approx. 130ft  the Soveriegn is not just a house boat; given the amount of accommodation, the size of the living areas and the 30ft deck she is a potential business for the new owner. Of the 6 bedrooms, and 5 washing facilities and two have an outside deck.

There is still an incredible amount of potential to enhance this boat even further and we recommend that you come and see for yourself how exciting this opportunity is. The current owners have enjoyed running the business and are only selling due to health reasons. The Marina has a strong boating community and has a good atmosphere.

Call our friendly team on 01634 294864 to arrange a viewing. 



The information we hold for this property is obtained from the Vendor (the person or company selling the property). Anyone interested in this property is advised to obtain verification on all points from their Solicitor or Surveyor. Reference to the Tenure of this property is based on information supplied by the Vendor. Any Buyer(s) is/are advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor. We have not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for purpose. Please do not rely on this information when deciding to proceed.

Stamp Duty Due

Based on a sale price of £299,500 the total amount of stamp duty payable will be:

*

Last updated: The calculator has been updated following the end of the stamp duty holiday on 1st October 2021.

* This value is based on the standard rate and not applicable to first-time buyers or buy-to-let / second home buyers.

Further Details

  • Status: Available
  • Reference: 11472778

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