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Sussex boat plan

Length: 56ft.
Berths: one fixed double and six single, or two double and four single, in four cabins. For 8 people, two top bunks can be fitted in the middle cabins.

Key Features:
Short breaks or weeks from Sowerby Bridge, Friday or Monday start
Three bedrooms plus convertible saloon
Two toilets
Shower bath

Walk through from the front
The back end is cruiser style with a handrail. The front cockpit has seats either side. An inverter provides 240v AC, to power any of your own normal mains appliances up to 1000 watts. There is mains hair dryer (more powerful than on other boats). The engine is an Isuzu 4-cylinder water-cooled diesel.

Sussex saloon Sussex 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. Radio CD player with 4 speakers, and TV/DVD player.

Sussex galley Sussex forward toilet

The forward toilet has a washbasin and shelf. The galley has a fitted cooker (with 4 burners, grill and oven), fridge, microwave and lots of storage.

Sussex middle bedroom, top bunk in Sussex middle bedroom, single berth

The middle bedroom is in two compartments with a dividing door. Each has a fixed single bed, over which an optional top bunk can be fitted. The mattresses are foam covered with cloth. There are drawers and storage under the beds, with shelves and a hanging space.

Sussex bathroom Sussex shower

The bathroom has a shower bath, toilet, basin with shelves, and radiator. There are dividing doors in the corridor.

Sussex back bedroom Sussex back bedroom

The master bedroom has a fixed double bed (our special one-poster design) with sprung mattress, drawers under, a wardrobe, wet locker and airing cupboard.

How to Book

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Sussex Customer Reviews


"Excellent - everything we needed. Comfortable. Warm!" - Mrs Harding

"Very good - all in top nick. Handy storage." - Miss Hinde

"Good layout of boat. Central heating very good. Good condition." - Mrs Ootam

"We thought the layout was excellent, and it was very well equippped.Good layout of boat. Central heating very good. Good condition." - Mrs Marshall

"Very impressed with all aspects of the boat, central heating and kitchen, very well equipped. Shower fantastic." - Mrs Wood

"Very good boat, in all respects. V. pleased with it. Good, clean, had everything we needed." - Mr Tollick

"Very cozy & practical. Love the heating." - Debbi

"Excellent, clean, well stocked, everything we needed, home from home. I referred to manual several times, very helpful indeed." - Mr Thompson

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