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”Elen May” 13.6m Widebeam / Liveaboard

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Elen May

If you are considering a Wide Beam Barge for Private & pleasure use or liveaboard then we strongly recommend viewing this lovely vessel. At 45ft & with slightly less than 7ft headroom throughout she presents the impression of being much larger. Key elements would include  Berths for up to 5 persons, her spacious saloon with open plan, Large protected cockpit, central heating & superb layout both below & on deck. “Elen May” is literally ready for a proud new owner to step aboard!

General Information.

R.C.D Compliant & Design Category C/ Inshore. Complies to E.U Regulations.

Original Equipment Manuals are supplied with the ships log.

New Boat Safety on transfer of ownership!

“Elen May” was built by Peter Nicolls Yacht Builders in 1999.  (Following measurements are approximate)

All new paintwork carried out in September 2022.

Length –13.6m

Length  at waterline – 12.92m

Beam –3.5m


Maximum draft: 0.750

Maximum Airdraft:2.325m

Saloon dimensions: Internal height-2.39m x width-4.03 x length-5.78m

Double dinette: 2.07m x 1.136m (Saloon double berth)

Quarter Berth: 2.34m x 1.71m

Galley dimensions:  Height-2.39m x width 1.43m x length 1.48m

Heads /shower room: Height-2.39m x width 1.43m x length 1.11m

Master cabin: Height-2.39m x width 2.70m x length 2.60m

Fuel capacity: 273l (Filler location on aft deck)

Black water tank capacity: 227l (holding tank)

Freshwater tank capacity: 682l

Electrics: DC & AC System. 

Domestic 12v is delivered via 2 x 180Ah ships batteries & managed by Victron Multi Compact battery management unit / Battery charger, Inverter. 12v DC System is operated via the switch panel mounted to port of the Companion way. Ships isolators are also found in this location.

All interior l.e.d. lighting ( Notably switched from various entry & exit points throughout the cabins.

Tunnel/spot lamp, Horn, Navigation lights, Anchor light, Bilge pump, water pump & tank gauge for freshwater & black water. 12v sockets.

1 x 110Ah Start battery.

240v supply via Shoreline inlet socket mounted to portside cockpit wings. Numerous Double socket outlets throughout all cabin space & both to port & starboard sides. Tv point.

Engine Bay: 

Single Beta Marine 75bhp with PRM 260D 3:1 gearbox. Beta marine instrument panel with Oil, water & volt meter.

Engine hours 02253.3 at October 3rd 2023.

Propeller: 22″ x 17

Engine bay is clean & in superb condition throughout.

Helm Position & Cockpit:

Wheel steering to portside, single lever control box. Emergency steering. Rudder position indicator.

12v Bow Thruster with 160Ah dedicated battery & Joy stick control.

Central heating & Hot water is provided by Webasto diesel heater.

Full Navy colour Camper canvas to cockpit with detachable zipped panels/3 x s/steel hoops,  Dodger to lower stern rail.

Fire & Safety:

2kg Powder Fire extinguishers to all cabins & 1 x fire blanket to galley.

Escape hatches at the galley & Master cabin.

1 x lifer ring & throwing line


Double dinette to port & large open plan saloon with low level heating outlet to the cabin surround, various shelving, loose fitted furniture. Fitted speaker to lower side panels.


To starboard & well fitted as follows. Vanette 4 burner hob, vanette GG7000 Oven & grill, Servis 12v fridge, Composite sink with /LH drainer. Tiled splash back, l.e.d lighting above worktops & suspended shelving. Storage & drawers to breakfast bar. Built in Storage unit opposite Vanette oven.

Shower room/head:

To portside (Opposite galley) 800 x 800 shower tray in shower enclosure, good sized storage unit to port of cubicle, Traveller w/c directly above holding tank, towel rail & fitted wash hand basin with vanity unit.

Master cabin:

An island double dominates this lovely cabin. 2 x large storage drawers at the foot of the bed. Oodles of storage in the his n’hers wardrobes with a vanity unit between & offering drawer space. Access to anchor locker via the forward bulkhead.

Foredeck: Lofrans anchor windlass, 1 x 20kg CQR anchor with approximately 40m 3/8″ galvanised anchor chain through chain pipe hawser & Bow roller. Flip down stainless step to superstructure bulkhead, Gas locker 1 x 12v socket.



1 x Shore power lead (approx. 20m)

1 x Aluminium Boarding ladder

1 x Barge pole

1 x Boat hook

6 Fenders & lines

16mm Black Polyester working lines x 3

Hardwood folding mast

1 x Double standard mattress

Tool kit

All curtains & upholstery

2 x matching Free standing green velour armchairs

1 x Free standing wooden folding dining table

1 x large wooden dining table to Double dinette

Safety rails (Stowed beneath Double dinette)

Carpeted throughout.


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