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How to follow the narrowboat experience on social media?
If you want to stay up to date with The Narrowboat Experience, you can follow their Facebook page, although it is also a bit light on content. You can also follow their Instagram account which is slightly more active. Actually, the best place to keep up to date with them in their new art related YouTube channel.
Is it hard to live on a narrowboat?
Living on a narrowboat may be harder than you think. Here’s what you need to know before taking the plunge Summer is a dangerous time of the year for aspiring boat owners. Gaily painted narrowboat sirens lure novice liveaboard boaters onto the rocks of poorly researched decisions.
Who are the narrowboat experience?
Who are The Narrowboat Experience? If you have no idea who The Narrowboat Experience are, let me quickly explain. They are Annamarie and Kath, both avid animal lovers, who travel the UK on their 57ft narrowboat with their two cats, Munchy and Alice.
Can you buy a narrowboat for the price of a flat?
Yes, you can buy a narrowboat for a fraction of the purchase price of the smallest London flat. And, yes, your living costs could be less too. That’s IF you ignore your licensing and boat maintenance obligations and CRT’s continuous cruising guidelines if you don’t want to pay for a residential mooring.
How much does it cost to fit a narrowboat?
New narrow boats are available fully fitted to your specification and prices start at upwards of £1000/linear foot. Bespoke narrowboat fitting will generally take longer to complete than a narrow boat builders standard range but the key here is visit as many canal boat builders who can provide a craft within your budget as possible.
What kind of boat is a narrow boat?
Browse our narrow boats for sale. The narrow boat is a traditional style flat-bottomed boat, of distinctive design. A narrowboat is made to the fit the narrow waterways and canals and has a standard width of 6 feet 10 inches wide.
Is the sky the limit when buying a narrowboat?
The sky really can be the limit here and not only will you have the price of the narrowboat itself but be mindful you will have to pay to moor it somewhere and just like the car, there is a tax in the form of a boat licence, an MOT in the form of a Boat Safety Certificate and the inevitable canal boat insurance.
Do I need a survey when buying a used narrow boat?
Most of us buy emotionally but there are many practical considerations to be mindful of when considering a used narrow boat. After viewing and shortlisting your choice you should consider the cost of a pre-purchase canal boat survey just as we do when buying houses.