On the waterfront: floating homes for sale

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Paul Travers

Zero stamp duty, spellbinding settings, a unique sense of community… Discover the joys of living on the water with these floating homes for sale.

 

From the heart of London to the countryside of Kent, this terrific trio of barge, narrowboat and custom-built craft is proof that comfort, convenience and contemporary design are just as alive on canals, creeks and rivers as they are on land.

 

Welcome aboard!

 

Go Dutch

Floating homes for sale - Dutch barge at Hermitage Moorings in Wapping

An historic Dutch barge with breathtaking views of Tower Bridge and a permanent spot within the community-managed (and thoroughly enchanting) Hermitage Moorings in Wapping.

Floating homes for sale - Dutch barge at Hermitage Moorings in Wapping

 

The 960 sq ft interior includes three sleeping cabins, an open-plan living room and kitchen with space for a table for eight, and a wheelhouse with a tremendous panorama of the river. Up on top,a large deck provides a glorious space for al fresco moments.

£655,000 – click here to discover Labor Vincit

 

Go wide

Floating homes for sale - Conyer Creek near Faversham in Kent

On a quarter-acre plot of lush gardens with a freehold mooring, this extraordinary 1,500 sq ft floating home embraces sustainable living in a magical creekside setting near Faversham in Kent. 

Floating homes for sale - Conyer Creek near Faversham in Kent

 

With the space and potential to add additional homes through small-scale development (and subject to consent), the property could provide a significant income from property sales or long-term lettings.

£850,000 – click here to discover The Persevere

 

Go long

Floating homes for sale - narrowboat on the Regent's Canal

With a permanent mooring at Regent’s Park, a two-bedroom modernist narrowboat with an exquisite walnut and rosewood interior, cinematic windows everywhere, and two large rooftop decks.

Floating homes for sale - narrowboat on the Regent's Canal

Completely remodelled from end to end, this exceptional craft has a wonderfully serene setting in one of London’s most regal locations, just moments from all the fun and bustle of the West End.

 

£600,000 – click here to discover The Mothership

 

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