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Layout 1 Two doubles plus saloon convertible to one double or two singles

Rutland boat plan

Layout 2 One double and two singles plus saloon convertible to one double or two singles

Rutland boat plan

Layout 3 Two singles and one double plus saloon convertible to one double or two singles

Rutland boat plan

Layout 4 Four singles plus saloon convertible to one double or two singles

Rutland boat plan

Length: 54ft.
Berths: Fixed berths for four people, plus saloon convertible to double or two singles.
New in 2014.

Key Features:
Out & Back short breaks and weeks from Sowerby Bridge, Friday or Monday start
Two bedrooms plus convertible saloon
One toilet
Corner shower cubicle

Walk through from the front
Cruiser stern with handrail. The front cockpit has seats either side. An inverter provides 230v AC, to power any of your own normal mains appliances up to 1000 watts. There is a mains hair dryer. The engine is a Beta quiet water-cooled diesel.

Rutland saloon Rutland saloon with table

The saloon at the front has an L-shaped settee with a table which can be hidden away when not required. The settee converts either to a double bed or to two singles. There are large drawers under the settee. There is a TV/DVD player, and a radio CD.

Rutland galley Rutland toilet

The galley has a fitted cooker with 4-burner hob, oven and grill, fridge, microwave, lots of storage and tiled worktop.

Rutland middle bedroom as 2 singles Rutland middle bedroom as double

The middle bedroom is arranged as a fixed double or two fixed singles and has storage under the beds, wardrobe (with dividing door from galley) and shelves.

Rutland bathroom Rutland shower

The bathroom has a corner shower, toilet, basin with shelves, and radiator. There is a dividing door in the corridor.

Rutland back bedroom as double Rutland back bedroom as 2 singles

The back bedroom is arranged by us as either a fixed double or two fixed singles (with sprung mattress) - you can walk round in either case - and has storage under one bed, a wardrobe and a wet locker. There is a washbasin with cupboard under.

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Rutland Customer Reviews

"Boat was in excellent condition. We had everything we needed in the galley and bedding was good. Boat was much better than we expected." - Mr Pollitt

"The Rutland was excellent and very cleverly laid out. The fittings and accessories were of a good standard. - Mr Oliver

"Boat is fantastic. Never seen or been on such a nice boat. Light coloured wood gives an airy feel and looks clean. Shower was a real bonus. Plenty of power. Plenty of room." - Ms Herbert

"Really nice boat, quiet engine, handled really well, very responsive to the tiller and stops very quickly." - Mr Ferrar

"We love Rutland, and changed our trip to suit her availability." - Miss Herbert

"One of the best yet and we have experienced a few! Shelves where you needed them - especially in the kitchen area. Wardrobe was excellent." - Mrs Hopkins

"Rutland is very good to use on the canal - reliable engine, good heating, plenty of hot water, good shower, comfy beds." - Parkin

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