Happy Wednesday everyone! This gorgeous péniche built in 1949 and renovated into a boutique B&B would be the most PERFECT Christmas gift. Anyone want to give up their 9-5 to become the owner of a bed & breakfast on a historical barge?
This péniche is huge inside, with a boatman’s apartment plus three additional bedrooms, each with their own small bathroom, stunning living area, and a whole entire garage serviced by a crane to stash a car in!
Per Wikipedia, Péniche are barges that “were built to fit the post-1880s French waterways and the locks of Freycinet gauge.”
Per the listing on PAP:
Housing completely refitted in 2013, ideal for renting guest cabins.
-1: Boatman’s apartment at the back with lounge and wood stove
bedroom, shower room, washbasin, wc
-2: Living room, open kitchen, dining room of 45m2, completely glazed, very bright
three bedrooms each with shower room, washbasin, private toilet
laundry room with washing machine and dryer area
-3: Wedge of 46m2 serving workshop or to arrange
car garage with car crane. possibility of buying the car adapted to the garage (opel Agila)
-4: Generator set room with watertight bulkheads
-5: Peak front with double bed, private shower and toilet
-6: large terrace of 20m2
-7: 360 ° glazed salon wheelhouse, equipped with 2 VHF, AIS, Atis, intercom. 6m aluminum footbridge
oil central heating
electricity at shore, or in autonomy thanks to a converter
water tank 2000 l at the back and 800 l at the front
-Titre navigation and community certi fi cate renewed in 2017-expertise background 2017
-motor GM 238cv revised-generator-solar panels 1000w
-standard for the production of autonomous drinking water
-2 alternators, start battery game, home battery
Place at the port of Nevers, the boat can be delivered in France and Benelux by the owner.
Learn more about péniches HERE.