Charnwood Euro


Introducing the ‘Charnwood Euro’ from the Ovation Boats family. This luxurious Dutch Barge is crafted for adventurers who seek to explore the navigable rivers and canals of Europe and including inshore coastal waters, with grace and style. Working in partnership with Tristar Boats the ‘Charnwood Euro’ is based on a 1926 Dutch Luxemotor, bringing a blend of timeless elegance and modern innovation.

Experience unparalleled craftsmanship and luxury with the stylized bespoke Dutch Barge style ‘Charnwood Euro’ from Ovation Boats and set sail on a journey like no other.

The ‘Charnwood Euro’ stands out at just under 20 metres with 3.8 metre beam, flat base plate and large double chine, crafted with an aquadynamic hull shape that impresses, helping to maximize efficiency and fuel economy.

Interior layout choices are endless, being well suited to spacious two berth accommodation, shower room, spare room/office and open plan lounge/galley plus an impressive wheelhouse set aft or slightly forward to allow a separate aft cabin.

Experience unparalleled craftsmanship and luxury with the ‘Charnwood Euro’ and set sail on a journey like no other.

Guide price and subject to detailed specification, in the region of £325,000.

Charnwood Euro Floorplan

Beautifully fitted, customised to your requirements


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Steelwork CNC cut to pre-designed cutting template. In water hull, base plate, chine 8mm. Hull sides, frames, decks 6mm. Top sides 5mm. Bow thruster tube 8mm.

After fabrication, external steel work is grit blasted followed by the application of a two-epoxy paint system. Top sides finished in Perfection Pro by International Paints. Hull anti fouled as required.

Double-glazed full drop back windows, rectangular or porthole.

Wheelhouse, collapsible timber frame with double glazed panels and interlocking lightweight panels.



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Contract, including warranty, are based on and approved by British Marine. For 'Charnwood Euro' a small deposit is required to book the build slot with 10% due on commencement of building the shell. Stage payments are due as the build progresses. Final payment is on handover and within 2 weeks following completion.

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