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LOA - 17.68 metres

Beam - 2.08 metres


No. Of Engines - 1

Manufacturer - Beta Marine

Model - 38

Fuel Type - diesel

Power - 38 horsepower


Number of Double Berths - 2

Number of Cabins - 1

Number of Heads - 1

Number of Bathrooms - Yes


Fresh Water Tanks - 685 liters

Fuel Tanks - 180 liters


Year Built - 2007

LOA - 17.68 metres

Beam - 2.08 metres

Total Power - 38 horsepower

Total Engines - 1

Type - Inboard

Year Built - 2007

Number of Double Berths - 2

Number of Cabins - 1

Number of Heads - 1

Number of Bathrooms - Yes

Fresh Water Tanks - 685 liters

Fuel Tanks - 180 liters

Year Built - 2007

Boat Details

Dymphna a 58’ Narrowboat built by JD Narrowboat Ltd in in 2007.

Designed in a forward layout this Narrowboat offers a masters cabin with a fixed double berth aft, a bathroom with Thetford cassette toilet, a well-equipped galley, L shaped dinette, and a saloon with space available for free standing furniture.

Powered by an economical Beta 38hp 4-cylinder diesel engine. Central heating is provided by a diesel fired Eberspacher system and multi fuel stove in the saloon. Hot water is supplied by central heating and engine calorifier. 240V & 12V electrics on board.

Blacked in February 2024 with eight new anodes, Engine serviced in July 2023.

An attractive 58ft Narrowboat that can be comfortably used as a liveaboard or leisure cruiser, capable of cruising most forms of UK inland waterways. Dymphna is ready to view at Pyrford Marina, please call the team to arrange a viewing.

Stern Type – Cruiser Stern

Builder – JD Narrowboats Ltd

Fit-out – JD Narrowboats Ltd

Plating Specification – 10/6/5/4

Insulation – Spray Foam

Number of Berths – 4

Number of Cabins – 1

Canopies – Cratch Frame & Cover

Toilet Type – Thetford Cassette                

Side Hatch – Yes, X1

Blacking – blacked in February 2024

Anodes - Eight new anodes February 2024

Last Engine Service – July 2023

Make & Model – Beta Marine

HP – 38

Number of Cylinders – 4               

Cooling Type – Keel Cooled Via a Skin Tank

Gear Box Make – PRM 120 D2

Diesel Tank Capacity (L) – 180

Year – 2007

Source of Hot Water – Central Heating, Engine Calorifier 

Central Heating - Eberspacher Hydronic D5WSC

Multi Fuel Stove – Morso Squirrel            

Water Tank Capacity (L) – 685

Water Tank Material – Stainless Steel

12v – Yes

240v Landline – Yes

Inverter ��� Waeco Perfect Power 1000W

Battery Charger – Waeco Perfect Charge IU2512

Batteries – 1 Starter, 3 Domestic

Master Cabin

A relaxing and practical bedroom. The master’s cabin is located aft and features a fixed 4ft double berth, the bed has a 6in infill mattress to extend and form a comfortable 4ft 6in wide bed. Overhead cupboard with LED reading lights and 12V radio. A compact dressing table/area with wardrobe and storage cupboards. Ample of space underneath the bed for additional storage. The electrical cupboard and central heating controls are also found in the master cabin.


The bathroom/heads are surprisingly spacious for a narrowboat utilising all space available. A good-sized quadrant shower enclosure, a hand basin set in a vanity unit with a stainless-steel mixer tap and a Thetford electric flush cassette toilet.


The galley is found to starboard and features a Spinflo four-burner gas hob, grill and oven. Stainless steel kitchen sink with draining board. Waeco 12V fridge with ice box. A port side hatch allows additional ventilation and natural light into the cabin.


Backing onto the galley an L shaped dining area which can comfortably seat four crew around the table and can be converted into a double bed, accommodating two extra berths when required. Additional storage compartments can be found below.


The saloon has direct access onto the bow well deck which has been fitted with a cratch frame and cover, ideal for al fresco dining. Corner TV cabinet unit and opposite a Morso Squirrel multi fuel stove on a tiled hearth found forward. Ample of space available for free standing furniture, a sofa bed could be added to accommodate two extra berths.

For further information and viewing arrangements please see Broker contact details below.