Boat Details

'Genesis' is a beautifully presented & highly spec Stevens 1280. With twin ensuite cabins, superb galley, large saloon & that all important aft deck enclosure & C -shaped deck seating with table suitable for up to 8 guests. This vessel has had light but regular use from her current & previous owner & makes an excellent  liveaboard cruiser for both the inland waterways of Europe & coastal cruising. Her twin engines (350 hours) & enclosed keels offer a stable & comfortable ride compared to most other steel displacement cruisers as she has been built with stability in mind. Her inventory boasts a powerful bow thruster, 15kw 1500rpm generator, teak decks, ducting & all fittings for retrofitting air-conditioning, 2kw Mastervolt inverter, Eberspacher heating, dishwasher, Miele washer/dryer, electric radar arch, full aft deck canopy enclosure radar, chart plotter, auto-pilot, vhf, speed & depth, electric anchor winch, ocean air blinds, & quick release canopy system, davits, tender & outboard are just to name a few of this vessels massif inventory. There are also many recent updates including a Master view touch screen, new batteries, new fridge, canopies, Wifi booster system, plus the servicing of the vessels domestic equipment  including;

-Complete renewal of top of range domestic batteries Mains wiring upgraded

-New battery management system & touch display unit installed to give full charging, discharging, voltage & time to charge/discharge information

-Heating system refurbished & new ducting installed

-Full main engines & generator major service. Spares including fuel filters to be included

-Upgraded domestic water system with more powerful pump & new filtration system installed. (Spare pump also carried) Main tank also deep cleaned

-Two new rams for folding arch installed

-Three new fire extinguishers, carbon monoxide & smoke detectors fitted. Miele Washer/Drier serviced and upgraded

-Dishwasher serviced

-New LEC Fridge Freezer installed
-New JVC Smart TV and DVD installed

-New top of range TV aerial and booster system installed

-New “Red Box” wifi booster power system installed with long range active aerial creating a wifi hub with 4g sim system & expandable to include satellite phone system if required

-New large teak Marine table
-Saloon teak table professionally restored as new

-Tender “Ribeye 3.1” with console & steering refurbished, Yamaha 9.9hp outboard major service including impeller & fuel system

-Canopies professionally refurbished
-Aft shower system & pump system refurbished
-Holding tank cleaned & ventilation system renewed
-Forward roof vents serviced & upgraded
-Cockpit bamboo protector rug professionally refurbished
-Interior carpets & soft furnishings all deep cleaned
-Motion sensor lights installed in galley, fore cabin & aft cabin cupboards

Bespoke breathable mattress topper/cool protectors for all mattresses

Breathable Marine dry anti moisture mesh installed under forward and aft cabin mattresses. Upgraded engine bay thermostatically controlled heaters. Thermal insulation foil wrap for various hatches and windows. Boat safety certificate until 2021. Thames License until 2020. 
Marina berth paid up to 31st March 2020
Full documentation & UK Small Ships Registration included
All service & boat manuals included
Both main engines just under 350 hours
Professionally maintained by original engineer for vessel

£189,000, all offers & p/x considered.









Exterior & Deck Hardware

● Lofrans Electric Anchor Winch

● Teak Decks

● Raised Stainless Steel Bollards

● Lowered Boarding Exits w/S/S Slide Rods

● Simpson S/ Steel Davits + 7x Fender Baskets

● Exhaust & Transom Fendering 

● 2x Aquadrives

● Folding Windscreens + 4 Bladed Propellers


Aft Cockpit Helm Enclosure

● Teak Decking in Cockpit 

● C-Shaped w/Lockable Storage

● Double Deck Box Helm Seat w/Storage

● Cockpit Canopy Enclosure

● Quick Release Helm Canopy System

● Electric/Hydraulic Radar Arch

● 2x 16 amp + 1x 32amp Shore Power Inlets

● Triple Pantograph Windscreen Wipers


Aft Deck Helm & Electronics

● Vetus 160 Kgf 10inc Bow Thruster

● Raymarine Radar/Chartplotter

● Raymarine ST 6001 Autopilot

● Raymarine ST 60 Speed & Depth

● Raymarine VHF Radio w/DSC + Ex, Speaker

● VDO Rudder Indicator

● Remote Control Search Light

● Exhaust Temperature Alarms


Main Saloon

● Westerbeke 12 Kw/1500 RPM Generator

● 2x Battery Chargers 

● 2 Kw Mastervolt Inverter 

● Pelmet Lights

● Auto Gen Start/Shore Power Combo Link

● Eberspacher D-8 Warm Air Heating System

● Proud TV Cabinet w/ + Satellite Aerial

● CD Stereo System

● Air Intakes for Retro Fit Air-Conditioning


Main Saloon Cont’d

● 2x Sliding & 1x Opening Windows

● Oceanair Sunblinds

● Dimmable Main Lighting

● Gas Strutted Saloon Seating

● Drawers Under Saloon Seating

● Gas Strutted Engine Floor Hatches

● 2x Double Raw Water Filters (Engines)

● Fitted Bookcase/Bookshelf



● 4 Ring Black Ceramic Glass Induction Hob

● Dual Speed 12v Extractor Fan w/Light

● Siemens  Combination Oven/Grill/Microwave

● Siemens Slimline Dishwasher

● Inline Water Filter w/Stainless Steel Sink

● Walled Crockery Rack + U/Floor Storage

● 11 Various Storage Lockers & Drawers

● Overhead Escape Hatch w/Flyscreen S/Blind

● Whirlpool Refrigerator 


Forward WC & Separate Shower Cubicle

● Tecma Fresh Water Flush WC

● Holding Tank Connection (400L)

● Opening Porthole Windows

● Extractor Fan

● Basin w/H&C Water w/Storage Locker

● Miele Washer/Dryer

● Therostatic Shower Tap

● Heated Towel Rail


Forward Cabin

● 2x Large Single V Berths + Pelmet Lights

● 2x Double Door Storage Lockers

● Reading Lights

● Mirrored Bulkhead

● 3x Overhead Storage Lockers

● Wardrobe

● Overhead  Escape Hatch  w/Flyscreen S/Blind

● 2x Opening Porthole Windows w/Flyscreens


Aft Cabin Master Stateroom w/En-suite

● Large Central Island Double Berth

● Spring Loaded Bed Top to Access Storage

● Reading/ Spot Lights

● 2x Escape/Ventilation Hatches in Transom

● 2x Double Door Wardrobes

● 6x Opening Porthole Windows w/Fly-screens

● 8x Storage Lockers

● Doors to Ensuite Facilities


En-suite WC

● Tecma Fresh Water Electric Flush WC

● Holding Tank Connection (400L)

● Basin w/H & C Water

● Double Door Storage Locker

● Bathroom Furniture

● Large Round Mirror on Bulkhead

● Opening Porthole Window w/Fly-screens

● Heated Towel Rail


En-suite Shower/Wet-room

● Thermostatic Shower Tap

● Large Shower/Wet-room 

● Automatic Shower Tray

● Electric Extractor Fan

● Opening Porthole Window w/Fly-screens

● Non Slip Type Shower Room Flooring

● Door to Aft Cabin

● Heated Towel Rail


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.


  • BuilderStevens
  • LocationUnited Kingdom
  • Built2002
  • Price£189,000
  • Length12.8 m
  • Hull MaterialSteel
  • Cabins2
  • Bathrooms2
  • Beam3.8 m
  • Max Draft1.15 m
  • Dry Weight35,273.96 lb
  • Water Tank Capacity700|liter
  • Fuel Tank Capacity1100|liter
  • Engine 1
    • Make: Perkins Sabre
    • Model: M135
    • Year: 2002
    • Fuel Type: diesel
    • Propeller Type: Inboard
    • Hours: 350
  • Engine 2
    • Make: Perkins Sabre
    • Model: M135
    • Year: 2002
    • Fuel Type: diesel
    • Propeller Type: Inboard
    • Hours: 350

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