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LOA - 12.5 metres

Beam - 2.08 metres

Maximum Draft - 0.61


Manufacturer - MITSUBISHI

Model - 22

Fuel Type - diesel

Power - 22 horsepower


Number of Cabins - 1


Year Built - 1992

LOA - 12.5 metres

Beam - 2.08 metres

Maximum Draft - 0.61

Total Power - 22 horsepower

Number of Cabins - 1

Year Built - 1992

Boat Details

Tawila, a Peter Nicholls 41′ Semi Trad Narrowboat built in 1992.

Tawila, a Peter Nicholls 41′ Semi Trad Narrowboat built in 1992.

Designed in a forward layout, this Narrowboat offers an aft day cabin, a wet room style bathroom with a porta potti toilet, a single cabin, a walkthrough galley and the saloon is found forward with port and starboard seating.

Powered by a Mitsubishi 22hp diesel engine. Cabin heating is provided by a multifuel stove in the saloon. Hot water is supplied by the engine calorifier. 12V & 240V electrics onboard.

Blacked & Surveyed in preparation for sale December 2023. Boat Safety Scheme Certificate Valid to July 2025. Engine last serviced in 2021.

This Semi Trad 41’ Narrowboat is ready to view at Pyrford Marina, please call the team to arrange a viewing.

General Information

Stern Type – Traditional

Builder – Peter Nicholls Steelboats

Fit-out – Peter Nicholls Steelboats            -

Plating Specification – 10/6/4    

Number of Berths – 5

Number of Cabins – 1    

Canopies – Bow Tonneau Cover

Recent Works

Boat Safety Certificate Expiry Date – July 2025    

Last Blacking – December 2023

Last Engine Service – 2021

Last Survey – December 2023

Engine Specification

Make & Model – Mitsubishi 

HP – 22

Number of Cylinders – 3               

Cooling Type – Keel Cooled via a Skin Tank

Diesel Tank Capacity (L) – 200 

Year – 1992       

Hot Water & Heating Systems

Source of Hot Water – Engine Calorifier

Multi Fuel Stove – Yes,

Water Tank Capacity (L) – 650 approx.

Calorifier Tank Capacity (L) - 45

Electrical Systems & Components

12v – Yes

240v Landline – Yes

Batteries – 1 Starter, 2 Domestic

Aft Cabin

Entering the boat via the central stern doors leads into a spacious and open planned / walk through cabin. Port and starboard bench seats with storage below. With some minor adjustment this area could be converted to form an across width double bed.


Found to port the wet room style bathroom has a hand basin with a tiled back splash and storage shelves underneath. A shower and a chemical porta potti.

Single Cabin

Opposite the bathroom a single berth is found accommodating accommodation for one. Again, this has storage below. High level shelving and wardrobe space opposite.


Following through to the galley, a combined four burner gas hob, grill and oven, kitchen sink with draining board and stainless-steel mixer tap, gas fridge and plenty of storage cupboards.

Forward Cabin / Saloon

The forward cabin has direct access onto the bow well deck. Port and starboard bench seats are found in the saloon with a collapsible dining table. This area can be converted to from a comfortable double bed when required, accommodating two additional berths. A Boatman’s style cabinet is found in between the galley and saloon seating, this provides a fold down dining table with additional storage compartments.

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