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The Abode

Luxury Widebeam Canal Boat

The size and high specification of the Abode widebeam boat makes it the ideal alternative to a luxury apartment. Packed with appliances, exclusive features and sumptuous decorative touches, the Abode provides all the benefits of on-water living with virtually none of the compromises.

The Abode as standard is available in two sizes; 64x12ft single bedroom or 70x12ft two bedroom (other sizes variations are available).

Widebeam Builders Abode 64ft x 12ft Reverse Layout Galley/Saloon
Widebeam Builders Abode 64ft x 12ft Reverse Layout Galley
Widebeam Builders Abode 64ft x 12ft Reverse Layout Saloon
Widebeam Builders Abode 64ft x 12ft Reverse Roof Light
Widebeam Builders Abode 64ft x 12ft Reverse Layout Bathroom & Bath
Widebeam Builders Abode 64ft x 12ft Reverse Layout Master Bedroom
Widebeam Builders Abode 64ft x 12ft Stearn Outdoor Seating & Table
Widebeam Builders Abode 64ft x 12ft Wrap Around Stern With Seating & Hydraulic Steering
Widebeam Builders Abode 64ft x 12ft Reverse Layout External
Widebeam Builders Abode 64ft x 12ft Reverse Layout Stern View

The Abode from £125,000 exc vat

Above you can see floor plans for the standard 64x12ft one bedroom and the 70x12ft two bedroom Abode. If you would like to tailor your vessel to meet you exact requirements we are more than happy to discuss your requirements.

The Abode 12ft Widebeam is fitted out to exceptional standards, including such refinements as a built in wine cooler, 42″ flat screen TV, a large bath with optional whirlpool and much, much more.

It’s also the perfect boat for entertaining. The standard size options are either a 64ft or 70ft x 12ft wide (which are generally configured as a 1 or 2 bedroom vessels), resulting in a spacious interior and a square enclosed stern with built-in upholstered seating area that’s perfect for al fresco dining.

Beautiful and very practical, the Abode from The New & Used Boat Co. has been planned in every detail – from the choice of engine to the range of fabrics – to suit those independent minded people look to make the waterways their home.

Interior Finishes
As choice of Oak or Ash faced plywood with matching hardwood trims, complimented by a painted tongue and groove effect ceiling, plus painted or wall papered panels above the gunwale. For a lasting appearance, the interior woodwork is finished in a high performance clear acrylic which draws out the natural colours of the timber.

To ensure both strength and durability, fitted furniture is constructed from high quality moisture resistant veneered board, again with solid hardwood cappings. All soft furnishings fabrics are high-quality, modern material design especially for seating and window dressings. There are hundreds of stylish colours and designs to choose from.

Flooring options have been carefully selected for their aesthetic appeal and durability with a choice of carpet, laminates or solid hardwood in a comprehensive range of colours and designs.

Galley
Cooking on board is a pleasure thanks to the clever use of generous working space and sophisticated appliances. Entered from the stern, the large galley has plenty of working areas, with granite working areas both port and starboard. There are a host of appliances including a large Smeg fridge, a freezer, slimline wine cooler, Smeg oven, Smeg microwave, Smeg coffee machine and centre breakfast bar. A 5 burner hob is set into the centre island with a modern stainless steel tubular extractor fan fitted above.

Saloon
The Abode’s attractive saloon area is the perfect space to make your own with freestanding furniture. For state-of-the-art entertainment a 42″ flat screen TV & DVD are built into an under gunwale unit and there is an option to have a satellite system too. To ensure the cosiest environment there is a fireplace with solid fuel stove set into a tiled hearth, and this is centrally located on the forward bulkhead. Additional atmospheric lighting is provided by picture lights.

Optional Second Bedroom/Study
Amaze your guests with just how comfortable on-board living can be. This generous room offers a double bed, two wardrobes and a desk/dressing table with picture light above. If required this bedroom could be reconfigured to offer one or two single beds.

Bathroom
The spacious bathroom, with glass paneled hardwood doors, is both beautiful and practical. It features a large corner shower which is fitted with a waterproof paneling system to provide a contemporary water tight finish. A feature vanity unit has a hand basin resting on a granite worksurface. The toilet is an electric macerator pump out and there is a full sized bath fitted, with a whirlpool option also available for the ultimate in luxury and relaxation.

Master Bedroom
The master bedroom is a spacious environment generously supplied with a king size bed and all you need to wind down after a busy day. Situated at the bow, it includes glazed doors leading onto the bow deck, large windows and three mirrored wardrobes providing a light and airy ambience. Wallpapered panels complete the striking interior scheme, and plenty of further storage is provided by fitted drawers and cupboards. For an optional extra luxury there’s a 32″ flat screen TV which rises smoothly out of the foot-board for night time viewing.

Rear Deck
The square cruiser stern of the Abode is exceptionally comfortable and the perfect area for socialising and relaxing whilst cruising or moored up. The wraparound rear seating area has storage below and comes with weatherproof, upholstered, removable cushions. The boat can be steered with either the wheel (fitted hydraulic steering system) or the conventional tiller (which offers a cost saving). There is a further seat locker to the front of the deck alongside the steering position and there are 2 deck lights fitted. We can also supply an optional Bimimi cover with LED lighting or a full pramhood cover as an option.

Exterior Finishes
The Abode is built for long lasting good looks both inside and out. To the exterior, layers of high performance primers and undercoats are applied before being coach painted in beautiful high gloss marine enamel.

The standard finish is a single colour with a contrasting coachline, but almost all decorative schemes can be supplied on request, from additional colours for the side panels to traditional decorations such a bow name plates.

All the relevant areas such a decks, roofs and gunwales a non-slip coating is applied for safety. The lower hull is prepared and bitumen-blacked, and has four anodes fitted ready for use in fresh water. (if you intend to keep your boat in salt or brackish water please ask one of our sales team about out saltwater protection options). The bow doors are glazed hardwood, whilst the rear doors are all steel with hardwood internal paneling.

This is a mix of windows and port holes fitted to both sides with a choice of 15″ or 18″ portholes and a mix of 36″ or 42″ rectangular windows. All windows are in polished aluminium, whilst other exterior fittings are chrome, providing the perfect combination of durability and easy maintenance. Fully fitted with navigation lights, and three rubbing strakes (one full length) the Abode is ready for cruising, both day and night.


Item Description
Length: 64ft or 70ft standard lengths (others available)
Width: 12ft
Stern Type: Square enclosed stern with built in seating
Steel Specification: 10mm base plate / 6mm hull sides / 5mm cabin sides / 4mm cabin top
Engine: Canaline 60 - 4 cylinder engine
Engine Battery Alternator: 50A
Leisure Battery Alternator: 175A
Diesel Tank Capacity: 60 gallons (approx)
Water Tank Construction: Stainless steel
Water Tank Capacity: 120 gallons (approx)
Hull Protection: Bitumen (2 Pack upgrade available)
Windows: Mixture of 18" port holes & 36" rectangular windows (size changes accommodated)
Decks: All self draining
Weed Hatch: Quick release
Fender Eyes: Chrome recessed
Gas Locker: To hold 2 x 13kg bottles (1 provided)
Rubbing Strakes: 3 rubbing strakes (1 full length)
Handrails: Integral
Bow Lockers: TBC
Anodes: 4 x magnesium anodes
Stern Doors: Steel Lockable
Bow Doors: Hardwood, glazed and lockable


Item Description
Shoreline Connection: Yes
Leisure Battery Bank: 4 x 110A leisure batteries (optional AGM battery upgrade)
Leisure Battery Bank Voltage: 12v
Inverter Type: Sterling Pure Sine Wave - Combi Charger 70A
Inverter Capacity: 2500W
Galvanic Isolator: Yes
Engine Gauges: Tachometer, water temperature, oil pressure, battery warning lights and multifunctional LED display (clock, voltage, trip, hours)
Quantity Electrical Sockets: 6 double sockets (option for additional)
TV Signal Type: Digital (Satellite upgrade available)
TV Points: Qty. 1 (option for additional)
TV: 42" Flat screen fitted in saloon
Appliances: large Smeg fridge, a freezer, slimline wine cooler, Smeg oven, Smeg microwave, Smeg coffee machine and centre breakfast bar. A 5 burner hob is set into the centre island with a modern stainless steel tubular extractor fan fitted above.


Item Desciption
Solid Fuel Stove: Yes
Central Heating: Diesel fired with timer
Radiators: 64ft (3x radiators plus 1 towel rail) 70ft (4x radiators plus 1 towel rail)
Calorifier (Hot Water Tank): twin coil & 1Kw immersion
Bath/Shower Type: Shower & separate bath (whirlpool available as optional extra)
Toilet Type: Macerator (pump-out)
+ Overview

The Abode 12ft Widebeam is fitted out to exceptional standards, including such refinements as a built in wine cooler, 42″ flat screen TV, a large bath with optional whirlpool and much, much more.

It’s also the perfect boat for entertaining. The standard size options are either a 64ft or 70ft x 12ft wide (which are generally configured as a 1 or 2 bedroom vessels), resulting in a spacious interior and a square enclosed stern with built-in upholstered seating area that’s perfect for al fresco dining.

Beautiful and very practical, the Abode from The New & Used Boat Co. has been planned in every detail – from the choice of engine to the range of fabrics – to suit those independent minded people look to make the waterways their home.

Interior Finishes
As choice of Oak or Ash faced plywood with matching hardwood trims, complimented by a painted tongue and groove effect ceiling, plus painted or wall papered panels above the gunwale. For a lasting appearance, the interior woodwork is finished in a high performance clear acrylic which draws out the natural colours of the timber.

To ensure both strength and durability, fitted furniture is constructed from high quality moisture resistant veneered board, again with solid hardwood cappings. All soft furnishings fabrics are high-quality, modern material design especially for seating and window dressings. There are hundreds of stylish colours and designs to choose from.

Flooring options have been carefully selected for their aesthetic appeal and durability with a choice of carpet, laminates or solid hardwood in a comprehensive range of colours and designs.

Galley
Cooking on board is a pleasure thanks to the clever use of generous working space and sophisticated appliances. Entered from the stern, the large galley has plenty of working areas, with granite working areas both port and starboard. There are a host of appliances including a large Smeg fridge, a freezer, slimline wine cooler, Smeg oven, Smeg microwave, Smeg coffee machine and centre breakfast bar. A 5 burner hob is set into the centre island with a modern stainless steel tubular extractor fan fitted above.

Saloon
The Abode’s attractive saloon area is the perfect space to make your own with freestanding furniture. For state-of-the-art entertainment a 42″ flat screen TV & DVD are built into an under gunwale unit and there is an option to have a satellite system too. To ensure the cosiest environment there is a fireplace with solid fuel stove set into a tiled hearth, and this is centrally located on the forward bulkhead. Additional atmospheric lighting is provided by picture lights.

Optional Second Bedroom/Study
Amaze your guests with just how comfortable on-board living can be. This generous room offers a double bed, two wardrobes and a desk/dressing table with picture light above. If required this bedroom could be reconfigured to offer one or two single beds.

Bathroom
The spacious bathroom, with glass paneled hardwood doors, is both beautiful and practical. It features a large corner shower which is fitted with a waterproof paneling system to provide a contemporary water tight finish. A feature vanity unit has a hand basin resting on a granite worksurface. The toilet is an electric macerator pump out and there is a full sized bath fitted, with a whirlpool option also available for the ultimate in luxury and relaxation.

Master Bedroom
The master bedroom is a spacious environment generously supplied with a king size bed and all you need to wind down after a busy day. Situated at the bow, it includes glazed doors leading onto the bow deck, large windows and three mirrored wardrobes providing a light and airy ambience. Wallpapered panels complete the striking interior scheme, and plenty of further storage is provided by fitted drawers and cupboards. For an optional extra luxury there’s a 32″ flat screen TV which rises smoothly out of the foot-board for night time viewing.

Rear Deck
The square cruiser stern of the Abode is exceptionally comfortable and the perfect area for socialising and relaxing whilst cruising or moored up. The wraparound rear seating area has storage below and comes with weatherproof, upholstered, removable cushions. The boat can be steered with either the wheel (fitted hydraulic steering system) or the conventional tiller (which offers a cost saving). There is a further seat locker to the front of the deck alongside the steering position and there are 2 deck lights fitted. We can also supply an optional Bimimi cover with LED lighting or a full pramhood cover as an option.

Exterior Finishes
The Abode is built for long lasting good looks both inside and out. To the exterior, layers of high performance primers and undercoats are applied before being coach painted in beautiful high gloss marine enamel.

The standard finish is a single colour with a contrasting coachline, but almost all decorative schemes can be supplied on request, from additional colours for the side panels to traditional decorations such a bow name plates.

All the relevant areas such a decks, roofs and gunwales a non-slip coating is applied for safety. The lower hull is prepared and bitumen-blacked, and has four anodes fitted ready for use in fresh water. (if you intend to keep your boat in salt or brackish water please ask one of our sales team about out saltwater protection options). The bow doors are glazed hardwood, whilst the rear doors are all steel with hardwood internal paneling.

This is a mix of windows and port holes fitted to both sides with a choice of 15″ or 18″ portholes and a mix of 36″ or 42″ rectangular windows. All windows are in polished aluminium, whilst other exterior fittings are chrome, providing the perfect combination of durability and easy maintenance. Fully fitted with navigation lights, and three rubbing strakes (one full length) the Abode is ready for cruising, both day and night.

+ Picture Gallery
+ Hull & Integral Parts


Item Description
Length: 64ft or 70ft standard lengths (others available)
Width: 12ft
Stern Type: Square enclosed stern with built in seating
Steel Specification: 10mm base plate / 6mm hull sides / 5mm cabin sides / 4mm cabin top
Engine: Canaline 60 - 4 cylinder engine
Engine Battery Alternator: 50A
Leisure Battery Alternator: 175A
Diesel Tank Capacity: 60 gallons (approx)
Water Tank Construction: Stainless steel
Water Tank Capacity: 120 gallons (approx)
Hull Protection: Bitumen (2 Pack upgrade available)
Windows: Mixture of 18" port holes & 36" rectangular windows (size changes accommodated)
Decks: All self draining
Weed Hatch: Quick release
Fender Eyes: Chrome recessed
Gas Locker: To hold 2 x 13kg bottles (1 provided)
Rubbing Strakes: 3 rubbing strakes (1 full length)
Handrails: Integral
Bow Lockers: TBC
Anodes: 4 x magnesium anodes
Stern Doors: Steel Lockable
Bow Doors: Hardwood, glazed and lockable
+ Electrics


Item Description
Shoreline Connection: Yes
Leisure Battery Bank: 4 x 110A leisure batteries (optional AGM battery upgrade)
Leisure Battery Bank Voltage: 12v
Inverter Type: Sterling Pure Sine Wave - Combi Charger 70A
Inverter Capacity: 2500W
Galvanic Isolator: Yes
Engine Gauges: Tachometer, water temperature, oil pressure, battery warning lights and multifunctional LED display (clock, voltage, trip, hours)
Quantity Electrical Sockets: 6 double sockets (option for additional)
TV Signal Type: Digital (Satellite upgrade available)
TV Points: Qty. 1 (option for additional)
TV: 42" Flat screen fitted in saloon
Appliances: large Smeg fridge, a freezer, slimline wine cooler, Smeg oven, Smeg microwave, Smeg coffee machine and centre breakfast bar. A 5 burner hob is set into the centre island with a modern stainless steel tubular extractor fan fitted above.
+ Heating & Plumbing


Item Desciption
Solid Fuel Stove: Yes
Central Heating: Diesel fired with timer
Radiators: 64ft (3x radiators plus 1 towel rail) 70ft (4x radiators plus 1 towel rail)
Calorifier (Hot Water Tank): twin coil & 1Kw immersion
Bath/Shower Type: Shower & separate bath (whirlpool available as optional extra)
Toilet Type: Macerator (pump-out)
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