Humber Keel Barge/Houseboat - English Rose


Boat Description

English Rose does not present herself as flashy or pretentious, but her interior design is potentially the most appealing I have ever seen afloat, boasting an open plan living space with an industrial yet homely feel, complete with a full size Galley & Bathroom, a large King-size bedroom, she is powered by a Lister 90 HP Inboard engine and is regularly steamed to new locations, English Rose is not just another barge, she is a completely unique floating home, if you’re looking for something special, this might be for you, to receive a copy of the 2019 survey or to arrange a viewing, get in touch on 01702 599018 or

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Vessel Name

English Rose

Vessel Type

Motor Barge/House Boat


Humber Keel Barge

Year Built


Construction Material


Length (LOA)

62 ft


14.5 ft


3 Feet

Engine Make & Model

Lister HL6A 90 HP

Current location

Rochford, Essex

LOA: 62 ft
Beam: 14.5 ft
Max Draft: 3 ft
Builder – John Harker
Replated 2019
Collapsible Wheel House.

Inboard Engine
6 Cylinder
Lister HL6A Diesel Engine
90 HP
Shaft Drive

12 V Power System
10 x 12 V Batteries
Engine & Solar Panel Charging
Power Starter LW Inverter/Charger

Fuel: 500 Litres.
Water: 1000 Litres

2 Berths in 1 Cabin
Forward Cabin – Kingsize Bed, Double Wardrobe, Flat Screen TV.
Heads – Electric Sea Toilet, Washbasin, Storage, Full Size Shower, Heated Towel Rail.
Galley – Gas Oven, 4 Burner Gas Stove, Sink, Ample Storage, Full Size Fridge/Freezer.
Saloon – L Shaped Sofa, Log Burning Stove, Breakfast Bar, Flat Screen TV.
Water Heated By Combi Boiler, Large Sky Light, One Way Windows Throughout

Anchor, Chain & Warp
Collapsible Wheelhouse.

Garmin Depth Sounder

Electronic Bilge Pump

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.