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    Quality bespoke new narrow boats for sale

    Our Team are on hand to help with every step of the process

    At Lakeland Leisure Boat Sales we are proud to partner with the build team at Kingsground Narrowboats and Bickerstaffe Boat Builders. Together we will create your perfect vessel, from layout and design to colours and finish.

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    New canal boats for sale to make your own

    Make your dream come true

    Choosing a boat design is daunting, and it's hard to know where to start. You need a boat that fits your needs, is perfect for your family and lifestyle, and you don't want to be limited by budget.

    Let our team help you find the perfect boat. We're experts in providing tailored advice on the design process, helping you choose the perfect colour scheme and finishings for your vessel.

    We'll also guide you through the buying process so you can bring home your dream boat. All you need to do is find your ideal layout by answering a few questions. Then, our team will take care of the rest! Using Lakeland Leisure Boat Sales, you'll have a second set of eyes on everything from colours to finishes.

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    Love every inch of your boat

    With a wealth of knowledge and over 25 years of experience, we can help you every step of the way. Whether you are an experienced cruiser or a first-time buyer, our collaboration gives you peace of mind at every stage.

    On the surface, purchasing a new boat seems like an expensive decision. However, this can benefit you in the long run. When you opt for a brand new vessel, your boat will be equipped with more advanced engineering and a newer engine, which makes it more fuel-efficient and considerably cheaper long term. You also gain peace of mind knowing there's a warranty available if anything goes wrong down the line.

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    Your Boat - Your Choice


    Our teams work closely to guarantee a beautifully crafted narrowboat for you. We know that investing in a new boat means you are not only financially but also emotionally investing in your boat and want the best experience possible. Therefore our dedicated brokerage team will be just a call away.

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    New Build Narrowboats For Sale

    Custom Designs

    Investing in a custom-designed narrowboat offers numerous benefits, including the ability to tailor the vessel to your unique needs and preferences. By working with a professional builder, you can ensure premium quality and attention to detail, resulting in a boat that is both beautiful and functional. Don't settle for a standard boat when you can have one designed specifically for you.

    Choose ready-to-go or custom-fitted

    Whether you choose a ready-to-go or custom-fitted narrowboat, you'll enjoy the benefits of a tailored vessel designed to meet your needs.

    Quality craftsmanship

    Purchasing a narrowboat built with quality craftsmanship offers numerous benefits, including durability, reliability, and an aesthetically pleasing finish. Don't settle for less than the best when it comes to your boat.

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    For nearly 30 years, Kingsground has been designing and producing over 120 beautiful bespoke crafts. Like Lakeland Leisure Estates, Kingsground is a family-owned and operated business that takes an active role in exploring new initiatives. A premier boat-building company that specialises in hand-crafted high-quality vessels that reflect your unique style and preferences. With a team of experienced craftsmen dedicated to producing boats that not only look stunning but also perform exceptionally on the water.

    They take great pride in attention to detail and use only the finest materials and the latest innovations to ensure every boat they build is bespoke and of the highest quality.

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    About Bickerstaffe Narrowboat Builders

    Don't just take our word for it

    Bickerstaffe Boat Builders, specialise in crafting top-quality boats with a design that they believe is of impeccable quality, built to the highest standards and equipped with all the necessary features.

    The boats that customers purchase are the ones they see in the company's workshop and are ready to be launched, meaning that your boat is able to be on the water in a shorter period of time. The company offers a standard 57ft cruiser stern boat that begins with a shell that is custom-built to meet your precise standards

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    On average the build for a new narrowboat can take from 3 to 12 months depending on the stage of the build when you look to buy. Our experienced sales team are perfectly placed to support you with your design decisions.

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    NEW BOat, Currently in Build

    Project Name 'BEATRICE'

    Currently being constructed, a 58 ft Narrowboat with 2+2 Berths and a reverse layout, our team are working round the clock to create a beautifully crafted boat perfect for her new owner.


    Project Name 'CHARLES'

    Sketches completed for a 58 ft Narrowboat with 2+2 Berths and a reverse layout, our team have drawn sketches for another beautifully crafted boat. If you are interested please speak to a member of the team

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    Frequently Asked Questions about New Boats For Sale

    What is the average lifespan of a narrowboat?

    At Lakeland Leisure Boats Sales, we understand that purchasing a narrowboat is an investment in both your lifestyle and future, which is why we are committed to providing you with all the information you need to make an informed decision. The average lifespan of a narrowboat varies depending on how well it is maintained, but with regular upkeep, a well-built narrowboat can last for several decades. Our team of experts can advise you on the best maintenance practices to ensure your narrowboat lasts for as long as possible.

    What is the average price of a new narrowboat?

    The average price of a new narrowboat can range from £60,000 to £150,000, depending on the size, style, and features you choose. At Lakeland Leisure Boats Sales, we offer a range of narrowboats to suit every budget and taste, and our knowledgeable staff can help you find the perfect vessel to fit your needs.

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    Do they still make narrow boats

    Yes, they still make narrowboats! In fact, the demand for narrowboats has been steadily increasing in recent years, with more and more people discovering the joys of living on the water. At Lakeland Leisure Boats Sales, we work with some of the UK's top narrowboat builders to provide you with the latest models and innovations in narrowboat design.

    Is it worth buying a narrowboat?

    Whether it's for a permanent home or a weekend getaway, purchasing a narrowboat can be a worthwhile investment. Not only does it offer a unique and enjoyable way of life, but it can also be a wise financial decision, as the value of narrowboats tends to hold steady over time. We pride ourselves on offering quality narrowboats at competitive prices, so you can enjoy the benefits of boat ownership without breaking the bank.

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