Peniche Freycinet live aboard barge

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Boat REF# 240470
€390,000.00 (Approx US$458,018.00)
Length 126'11"
Year 1957
Construction Steel
Underwater profile Full-Displacement
Sleeping berths 9
Engine 1 x diesel 150hp, DAF Turbo (unknown year)
Lying south Paris area

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Extra Details

Lying south Paris area
Fuel capacity 572.0 USG Total - 2 Tanks
Water capacity 220.0 USG Total - 1 Tanks
Last survey 12/04/2012


Engine 1 x diesel 150hp
Engine make and model DAF Turbo (unknown year)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Direct
Steering wheel
Drive shaft
Prop(s) 3 blades
Fuel consumption (approx) 3.3 USG /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 4.4 knots
Max speed (approx) 7.6 knots
Generator output 3.5KVA
Engine spares tick

150 Hp, 6 turbo cyl DAF Diesel, with a second engine for spares.
New props plus a spare one
2 x12V start batteries
PARKSIDE 2800 PSE A1 generator (3.5 KVA)


Length 126'11"
Beam 16'6"
Draft Min 3'3"
Draft Max 2'2"
Airdraft 9'10"
Displacement 218,295.0lbs
Headroom 8'6"
Storage On mooring

Electrical Systems

24 volt, 2 batteries charged by: engine, shore power, generator


Construction Steel
Underwater profile Full-Displacement
Finish Paint finish

Built in 1957 from the French Yard Forges de Strasbourg
Re bottomed in 5 mm in June 2003
Certificat communautaire (TRIVW) valid until 2022


Total # of berths 9
No. of double berths 3
No. of single berths 3
Cabin(s) 5
Sink 2
Shower 2
Heads 2 heads (Vac flush)
Stove tick
Broiler tick
Oven tick
Sink tick
Fridge tick
Freezer tick
Drapes tick
Cabin heating tick
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Raw water wash tick
Non-Smokers tick
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Ex commercial barge refitted for a live aboard Péniche. A huge boatsman's cabins in the aft of the wheelhouse is organised on 2 levels, a galley and a heads & shower on the first level, and below a saloon with a sofa bed convertible into a double bed and 2 separated cabins (one double and one single). headroom in this aft studio is 2m.
The lodging is accessible from the huge terrace leading down by a central staircase to the large saloon lounge galley (around 50m2) headroom 2.60. An open space, bright with round windows and the skylight from the staircase. A starboard hall leads to the 2 cabins (master cabin and two single beds cabin), shower & separate heads. A huge dressing room.
from the foredeck, access to a separate crew cabin currently used as storage room.
on the aftdeck, a separate utility room (workshop and washing machine).
Large covered terrace (around 30m2)
CUENOD central heating diesel unit producing hot water through radiators and domestic hot water.
(serviced with electronic burners changed in 2014)
A closed fire place in the lounge gives an extra warmth and cosiness to the boat

4 burner electric Stove

Nav Equipment

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DVD tick

Deck Gear

Bimini tick
Passerelle tick

Manual windlass
2 anchors
262'6" of chain
dinghy (unknown year)
(Hard Dinghy)
Lots of storage on deck, and a huge covered terrace to entertain.

Safety Equipment

Carbon Monoxide detector tick
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Horn tick
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3 bilge pumps (0 manual / 3 electric)

12 life jackets
monoxide alarm in the saloon (fireplace)
forepeak crew cabin and engine room fitted with water alarm.

Broker's Comments

Live aboard barge for sale in France. Boatshed Paris is happy to offer this 1957 Forges de Strasbourg barge Freycinet type for sale in south of Paris. Recent paints, hull and superstructure. Huge living area below the huge terrace, with a magestic staircase access from the terrace. Open American galley in the cosy and modern lounge leading to the night area (two cabins and storage room). A completely yet separated boatmans' cabin accessible from the wheelhouse can accommodate up to 5 persons.
And on the forepeak, a crew cabin with private access with shower & heads.
A great boat for a family who want to live afloat and occasionally cruise in a great comfort.
Lying 1 hour away from Paris, this boat could be ideal for a new life style and one can even imagine to
have a little bed and breakfast activity.
Mooring could be transferrable under request.
This Freycinet barge has got its Certificat communautaire (= triwv) valid until June 2022.
For more information or organise a visit, please contact Pascal GAETAN, your local broker at Boatshed Paris.
These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Peniche Freycinet live aboard barge has been personally photographed and viewed by Pascal GAETAN of Boatshed Paris. Click here for contact details.
Disclaimer The particulars detailed herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed. These particulars are not and shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel and are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through Boatshed, who act as agents for the vendor. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. The prospective purchaser is strongly recommended to check the particulars and, where considered appropriate, at his own expense, to employ qualified agents to carry out structural and/or mechanical and/or electrical surveys and inspections in order to assess the actual condition of the vessel before purchase.

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