Walker Boats / South Holland Barge 60' x 13' 06" (2009) for sale in Reading United Kingdom, United Kingdom

£225,000 GBP
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Experience the finest craftsmanship with this immaculately presented, custom-built Walker Boats South Holland Barge. Distinctive and unique, she's the epitome of stylish river cruising, combining Dutch barge tradition with modern luxury. Originally a Walker Boats show model, this 2009 build was first sold in 2013 and fully surveyed in 2023, with 99% of advisories completed. Unmistakable with her fixed steel wheelhouse and a mere 2.75-meter air draught, she boasts a second helm on a spacious flybridge, making the most of aft deck space for open-air seating. Andrew Wolstenholme designed the hull, constructed from highly durable welded steel and finished with exceptional quality materials for comfort and safety. Don't miss out on this unique and beautifully presented cruiser - this is a rare opportunity to acquire a stunning boat in the heart of Reading, United Kingdom. Strictly by appointment only.

General information
Walker Boats / South Holland Barge 60' x 13' 06"
Used power boat for sale
Tax / VAT status
Paid / Included
Length overall
18.29 metres
4.11 metres
Reading United Kingdom, United Kingdom

About this Walker Boats / South Holland Barge 60' x 13' 06"


An Immaculately presented custom built cruiser barge was a Show Boat by Walker Boats. First sold and delivered in 2013, purchased by the current owner in 2023. Fully Surveyed in April 23 with 99% of advisores now completed.

She has distinctive and unique lines based on the classic shape of the Dutch Barge. This boat has a fixed steel wheelhouse yet an air draft of only 2.75 meters.

She has distinctive and unique lines based on the classic shape of the Dutch Barge. This boat has a fixed steel wheelhouse yet an air draft of only 2.75 meters. Strongly built from welded steel she is finished to the highest standards using the finest quality materials with comfort and safety in mind. She has a flybridge utilising aft deck space for open air seating and a second helm position. Built to RCD Cat C. The hull was designed by Andrew Wolstenholme. In October 2018 the boat was completely redecked with a non-slip synthetic teak finish.

Entering from the sliding side doors to inner helm with seating for helm to port, going forward and down steps in to spacious galley to port with induction hob and oven, s/s inset sink, to starboard fridge, washing machine, ample cupboard space, going forward into the Lounge with large fitted U shaped settee and footstool, storage cupboards and shelves. TV to starboard. The forward cabin has an en suite shower room, walk round double berth, wardrobe and storage cupboards. Returning to the inner helm and down steps to the rear master cabin with ensuite shower room, wardrobe and storage cupboards. Return to inner helm and up steps to the Flybridge with spacious deck area for relaxing and socialising. This deck has a part or fully removable canopy.


Title, Vat & Bsc Infomation

Title Documents; All from New
VAT Documents: Copy of Vat receipt
RCD Certification; Owners manual RCD Cat C
River License / Authority & Expiry Date: None
BSC Serial No: New 2023
BSC Expiry Date : 2027
HIN No: GB FJWW60004F909
Engine(s) Make & Model: Vetus DT 66
Engine Power: 170hp
Engine Number: Single
Commissioned Date: 12 March 2013
Engine Hours Single 500

Service / Maintenance History

Lifted ashore twice a year
Blacked topsides with keelback
Antifouled below waterline, all varnish work re done 2023/24
Engine & Generator last serviced in 2021
New Anodes 2022


6 deck cleats
D Rubber fending strip with Rope to bow
Fuel, waste & water deck fillers
Self-draining anchor locker
Large lazarette to bow with access ladder
Opening forward hatch to Forward cabin
Dogbox to saloon
Stainless steel handrails on Cabin roof
Decks in non-slip Permateek synthetic teak finish all new in 2018.
Ladder to water

Aft Deck

Solid Iroko laid self-draining cockpit
Cockpit access in transom
2 x loose sofas
Cockpit table
Waterproof 240v socket
Two-part canopy
Stainless Steel canopy frame
Supplementary helm station
Opening access door to saloon

Navigation Equipment

Electric windlass lower helm control
Anchor & chain
Bow thruster dual station control
Full set of navigation lights
Autopilot Simrad dual station
Chart plotter & GPS Garmin dual station
Searchlight Manual operation
Hydraulic steering
Engine hour meter
Fuel gauge
Speed and depth indicators
VHF DSC & AIS (Icom)
Helm indicator in autopilot
1 windscreen wiper

Interior Cabins & Inventory


Fully lined throughout in oak tongue & groove
Carpet & portlight pads
Large fully upholstered Island double berth with water tank below
Hanging wardrobes with shelves
Storage drawers
Storage cupboards
220V sockets
Opening portlights
Opening hatch deck


Large toilet compartment with ensuite facility to forward cabin
Electric Toilet Fresh water flush
Hand basin
Mixer/shower tap with pressurised hot & cold water
Heated towel rail
Overhead lighting
Extractor fan
Opening port light


Saloon fully timber lined throughout
Carpet & port lights
Fully upholstered 'U' shaped seating in cream leather with footstool
Stowage below seating
Overhead storage lockers
Overhead lighting
Opening portlights
Bilge access hatch below steps
TV with free sat box


Stainless-steel sink
Granite worktops
Mixer tap, pressurised hot & cold water
Hob (240volt Induction)
Oven and grill (240v)
Microwave combi
Washing Machine
Low level storage cupboards / 3 High level storage cupboards
Overhead lighting
Extractor fan
Timber finish floor


Fully timber lined throughout
Timber floor
Blinds to windows
L shape sofa in creame leather
Dining table
Helm to starboard adjstabe upholstered in creme leather
Side access doors to port and starboard
Door to rear deck
Access hatch to engine space
Shelved storage cupboard
Small freezer
220V socket
Opening window


Fully lined throughout in oak tongue & groove
Carpet & port light bungs
Double fully upholstered berth with storage below
Shelved storage cupboards
Hanging wardrobe
Dressing table with mirror and light
220V socket
Opening port lights
Reading lights


Electric Toilet Fresh Water flush
Hand basin with mixer tap
Shower with pressurised water
Vanity unit with storage compartments
Shower drain with automatic pump
Heated towel rail
Overhead lighting
Opening portlight

Heating / Hot Water Systems

Central Heating (Webasto Wet system)
Thermostat 7 day in each cabin
Hot water calorifier system
immersion heater
Water contents gauge
2 x Black waste tank with Deck point and or thru hull discharge by electric macerator pump
2 x Fresh Water Flush
Both Heads Electric flush
Waste contents gauge
Fresh water pump
Automatic shower drain boxes
Macerator pump

Engine Compartment / Electrics / Gas

Electrical control panel for 220V AC circuit located in saloon
Electrical control panel for 24V DC circuit located in saloon
Full engine instrumentation Rev/Hour/Oil Pressure/Temperature gauges
Single lever engine controls
Engine and domestic batteries
Remote battery switches
Full 220V shore support system
240 V sockets
Generator (Mastervolt Whisper 10 Ultra)
Automatic changeover shore power to generator
Galvanic Isolator
Battery Charger / Inverter Mastervolt Mass Combi 24v/4000w/120AH
Shoreline cable
Fuel shut-off values
2 fuel filters
Engine room light

Addittional Inventory On This Vessel


4 x Fire extinguishers
Manual operated bilge pump
3 x Automatic bilge pump
Automatic fire extinguisher system
8 x fenders
Boat hook
Mooring and fender ropes
Manufacturers owners manual


Tracvision TV3 satellite TV dome
Tvs in lower saloon, fore cabin and aft cabin, saloon to freesat box, cabin TV's via wifi
Fully equipped with all bedding, towels, etc
Toaster, Kettle
Galley equipment

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Thames & Kennet Thames Sales
Thames and Kennet Marina Henley Road
United Kingdom
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