Boat Details

Nice 57 foot go anywhere semi-trad narrowboat
Built by Evans and Sons, Beta Marine 38
Great spec for liveaboard/cruiser/holiday boat
Option of 3kva generator if required


Ruby is laid out as follows :
Short stern deck then a Semi trad rear deck with Pram cover over
Steel rear doors with slide over lead down to
Aft bedroom with fixed double & good storage
Corridor to starboard into walkthrough bathroom
Forward into the open plan galley and saloon
Glazed forward doors to covered well deck
Bow with gas locker

Rear Semi Trad area  1.12m
Bedroom area             3.18m
Bathroom area            1.74m
Galley area                 3.9m
Saloon area                4.0m
Well deck area            1.40m

Internal head height     2.03m


Last blacked and docked ( including baseplate) Dec 2015
New engine damper plate 2017
New solid fuel stove 2017
New oil cooler hoses 2017
Annual oil and filter changes
Boat safety until Aug 2020
3 berth ( fixed double and sofa bed)
Pram cover to stern ( removable)
Cratch made of iroko with cover over
Red, Black and cream paintwork
"riveted" counter
Full-sized fixed double berth
New memory foam mattress
Laminate flooring through the craft for ease of maintenance
Oak faced ply paneling
Walkthrough bathroom with good sized shower and cassette toilet ( two cassettes)
Large spacious open plan galley/saloon
Solid wood breakfast bar
Belfast sink
Solid wood worktops
Butchers block
Side door in galley with optional fly screen
Full set of navigation lights
Tunnel lamp
Stainless steel horn
Automatic bilge pump
Mastervolt BTMIII battery monitor
Sterling inverter monitor
Mobitronic battery charger
Sterling 1800 watt inverter
Sterling galvanic isolator
Fore and aft shore power connection points
240 sockets throughout the craft
12-volt lighting
Webasto Thermotop C diesel heater with 4 radiators and heated towel rail in bathroom
Hot water from calorifier which is heated via engine, webasto or 240-volt shoreline immersion element
2 x 13 kgs gas bottles
6 Leisure batteries ( 660 ah )
1 Starter battery
Vanette 4006/2 4 burner hob ( LPG)
Vanette cc7000 Oven/Grill (LPG)
Slimline dishwasher
Washing machine
Ironing board
Spotlights in the galley
Wall lights in saloon
Custom made roman blinds
All necessary cruising equipment to include
Various windlasses
2 x life jackets
2 x boat hooks
1 x boat pole
Anchor and chain
Several jerry cans

The following items which are on the craft are not included in the sale price BUT can be purchased by negotiation if  so required
Hyundai 3kw Generator and lock
Arm Chair
Oak Box in Saloon
Set of antique Oak drawers


Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed.  The particulars are intended  only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract.  A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate to have the vessel fully surveyed and inspected,river trialled and tested.


  • BuilderEvans & Sons
  • LocationUnited Kingdom
  • Built2000
  • Price£48,500
  • Length17.3 m
  • Hull MaterialSteel
  • Cabins1
  • Bathrooms1
  • Beam2.06 m
  • Max Draft0.701 m
  • Water Tank Capacity65.99 gal
  • Fuel Tank Capacity17.6 gal
  • Engine 1
    • Make: BETA MARINE
    • Model: BV1505
    • Year: 2000
    • Fuel Type: diesel
    • Propeller Type: Inboard

Contact Seller

Tingdene Boat Sales Ltd
Pyrford Marina Lock lane Pyrford GU22 8XL United Kingdom
View all boats from this seller Email Call+44 (0)1932 343275