This converted coastal barge was originally built in 1958 in Goole and offers 1,840 sq. ft. / 171 sq. m. of accommodation. Moored in Poplar Dock Marina since the late 90's it has been used as a full-time residence for the last 20 years. The interior begins with a wheelhouse with all associated instrumentation in place as well as being used as a sufficiently spacious saloon. Stairs lead down to a well proportioned living area with enough room for a large dining table. There is a bedroom and bathroom as well as an option to add an additional guest WC. On the lower deck are four further bedrooms, a shower room and the engine room to the rear.Poplar Dock Marina is a well-established and incredibly sedate community of houseboats within sight of Canary Wharf, where a wide range of restaurants, cafes and increasingly popular shopping facilities are found. Local transport options include DLR services into The City (Tower Hill) from Blackwall station, River Bus services east towards Greenwich and west to Vauxhall/Nine Elms Lane via The City and a variety of local bus routes. Mooring Charges are £10,500pa.Unless riverhomes notifies you in writing, we are only selling this vessel and NOT the mooring. The rental of the mooring is by separate negotiation with the marina or mooring management, all prospective buyers should make their own enquiries with them directly to understand the ingoing costs and mooring fees payable by a new owner. Any mooring fees given here or verbally are approximate and intended as a guide only.