The Shearwater Class

Our Brand New Narrowboat Range

The Shearwater Class being one of our Narrowbeam Range has been welcomed back due to high demand. The layout is flexible allowing for either a traditional or reverse layout.


The Narrowboat Shearwater range – ‘Luxury Leisure or Liveaboard’.

Available in 55′ or 60′ versions as standard with a huge range of exciting optional extras for you to create your ideal cruising home. The Shearwater is exclusive to Narrowboats Ltd.

She is a cleverly crafted providing the spacious feel of any wide beam by keeping everything below the gunnel and out of your direct eye line.

This homespun idyllic vessel makes you feel at ease on entry and with so many optional extras including a second bedroom, fully fitted bow thrusters and a pram or bow cover you, you can see why so many people love our narrowboat range.


Construction Length: 57’ or 60’ as standard, other lengths available on request
Beam: 6’7”/6’10”
Cruiser or Semi Cruiser as standard. Semi Traditional, Rounded Stern, Wrapped steel stern or Traditional Stern all available on request
Tiller steering
2 Pack epoxy
Sprayfoam insulation
x2 Coats primer, x2 Coats undercoat & x3 Coats topcoat - Symphony Coatings
Engine Canaline 38hp with twin alternators
PRM150 Gearbox
Water lubricated stern gear, Bilge pump
Fuel tank capacity: Approx 250Ltrs
Electrics 1.8KW Pure sine inverter charger
LED Lighting throughout, Integrated Radio/CD player
x3 110A Domestic batteries lead acid
x1 110A Starter battery lead acid
240V Landline hookup
x9 240V Double sockets onboard
Heating & Hot Water System Webasto central heating 5.2KW
Twin coil calorifier
Morso solid fuel stove
Water tank capacity: Approx 250Ltrs
Other Key Features Choice of carpets
Oven, hob & grill, 12v Fridge
Oak flooring, Chunky oak worktops
Plenty of storage
Breakfast bar
Flat screen T.V
Cupboard units & shelves
Fixed single bed
1 Large wardrobe, Bed side cupboard
Thetford Cassette W.C, Large shower, Handbasin
Heated towel rail, Cupboards

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Narrowboats ltd
Wincham Wharf
220 Manchester Road

Phone: 01606 47078
Fax: 01606 46464