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Dutch Sailing Klipper ”Stella”

Length (ft)
Beam (ft)
Draught (ft)
Hull material
Fuel type

“Stella” Ex Inland & Coastal Cargo Ship.

A Historical Vessel without any doubt. This Ex Inland & Coastal Cargo Ship has been lovingly converted since 2007 to a almost fully complete home afloat. With no expense spared throughout Stella offers mammoth amounts of space, light and even an upright piano! She really is a must see for those looking to start a new home afloat.

Dimensions / General Info

Length – 18m

Beam – 4.6m

Draft – 1.2m (With professionally fitted bilge keels)

The hull is in good condition with some sections over overplating in place.

The entire hull has been sealed with Epoxy Resin inside & out.

The entire vessel has also been spray foam insulated.


Reconditioned 160Hp Diesel Cummins engine 4.5BT (Hours TBC).

New ONAN Cummins 3 cylinder generator 6.5 KVA.


Originally purchased in 2007 as an entirely empty and unconverted vessel, Stella has now been fitted out to a high standard including the following:

  • New aft cabin super structure fitted.
  • Steel roof installed with gorgeous skylights to cover the main hold.
  • New Rubbing Strakes.
  • New Gunwales with rigging chain plates.
  • Hull overplating to ensure she is sea worthy.

Water Tank Capacity – 2000L

Fuel Tank Capacity – 900L

Black Water – 900L


Open Plan living area with four large sky lights.

Stand up Piano In main living space.

Newly fitted solid Wenge floor in main living space.

Newly fitted Bamboo Galley.

Newly fitted solid Beach floor In Galley.

Double Cabin not currently finished. (Photos to be added)

Newly fitted Bamboo Heads with bath & shower.


Mendip Loxton 5KW Multi-fuel stove (Main living area)

New 12V Ceramic Wallas Diesel fired stove (Two Ring).

New 24V Isotherm 130L Fridge Freezer.

Shore Power Connection.

All electrics have been installed, some final connections to be made.

3X 160A Solar Panels.

3X 120AH Deep Cycle Leisure Batteries.

2X Start Up Batteries.

1X Generator Battery.

Victron 3000W 70 Amp Multiplus.

Victron Bluetooth Smart Battery Shunt.

Victron Smart Solar Convertor MPPT 150/35.

24V & 240V Industrial Electrical Distribution Boards.

Sani Marine Macerator Toilet 24V.

Maritime Booster Combination Boiler (Radiators & Instant Hot Water).

Rigging / Sea Based Equipment

Rigging, Main Sail and Gib.

Depth Sounder

UHF Radio.

6 Man Life Raft (Exp Date to be added)

2 Man Tender.

Contact Information


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