Vessel Condition:  Very Good

Vessel Type:  Narrowboat

Builder:  Reliance  

Year Constructed:  1990

Berths:  4

Cabins:  1

Heads:  1

No. of engines:  1

Engine Model:  Perkins (100 hours)

Engine Power:  47hp

Fuel Type:  Diesel

Drive Type:  Shaft

Cruising Speed:  4 Knots

Maximum Speed:  6 Knots

Total Length:  12m

Beam:  2m

Hull Colour:   Black

Displacement:   Full

Fuel Capacity:   200 Litres

Water Capacity:   400 Litres

Holding Tank:   N/A

Maximum Draft:   1m

Hull Material:   Steel

Hull Type:   Flat

Alternative is a beautiful pad for anyone wanting a light and bright space. Offered with a transferable residential mooring in Canary wharf.


Alternative was built in 1990 by Reliance and is a good quality build. Alternative has been lovingly restored throughout, the living area is light and spacious, it is a modern well designed space with a built in sofa bed all the mod con with wall mounted tv and fitted sound system. The clean cut, glossy Kitchen is well appointed with a 12v/240 under-counter fridge, modern oven with 4-hobs and plenty of well designed storage. Alternative also has a cosy shower room with modern big head shower and a cassette toilet, at the rear is a double bed with lots more storage in the form of an over-bed double wardrobe and lots of cupboards along the wall.


Alternative is on a residential mooring in Poplar Dock Marina, Canary Wharf, which is fully transferrable (subject to one-off fee) and costs around £8000 plus vat per year and includes council tax, Wi-Fi, laundry, water rates, gated entry marina with security.


The mooring benefits from a fantastic community with lots of people to give advice and help, a large community BBQ area with lots of seating for friends, a separate toilet/shower facility with laundry room all of which are free to use. There is also a car parking space here at £650 per year extra.

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