- Seller type
- Date available
- 23 Mar 2013
- Price frequency
- Property type
- Number of beds
- Rental amount
- 786 days ago
Dutch historic dutch Barge Houseboat short term let (also up for sale). spacious liveaboard Barge, 20m x 4.2m, to rent with stunning panoramic views of the Thames near Twickenham. Apart from visitors to London, this would be ideal for someone local having their property refurbished, someone relocating to London or a teacher/Lecturer needing only term time accommodation (the loction is round the corner from Queen mary's University and furthermore, because our barge is up for sale we are offering a try before buy rental option for up to 3 months. Spring rates: From April 2013 the Weekly rental rate is: GBP399 rising to GBP450 in May, the monthly rental rate is: GBP1700 rising to GBP1,900 in May. Rates are non negotiable and are inclusive of electric (GBP12 prer week or GBP50 per month max) gas, water and broadband.
This also gives potential buyers who are unsure to make the financial commitment a rare opportunity to experience Living onboard this fantastic barge and mooring with out any commitment from either side. Available from 23rd march 2013 up to 3months.
Accommodation: brand new conversion with: Large wheelhouse, Master bedroom with walk around kingsize bed, Fully equipped open plan Kitchen and living room, fridge, freezer, gas cooker, solid fuel range, washer and dryer, bathroom with full size bath with shower, solid fuel central heating stove, water, electric, TV and broadband, 2m+ headroom (apart from the spare bedroom that has restricted headroom).
Please note: We do not negotiate on rental rates, the vessel is being let as a houseboat and is not available for cruising.
The area has very good transport links: 9 mins to Richmond or Kingston and 20-35 mins to Central London. Free parking nearby, nice Local shops, restaurants and riverside pubs. Ideal for someone who wishes to experience life on a liveaboard or just a relaxing waterside stay.
There are some great cycle routes and there is a rowing boat provided to access some riverside pubs.
All bookings must be paid in advance and a £500 pound damage deposit will be required upon arrival.
Please note our Barge is currently booked untill 20th March 2013.
For Barge sale details go to Apollo Duck, barges website id155081