WATERSIDE - The Houseboat “Port" in St Katherine’s Dock provides convenience and security of a luxurious residence combined with spirit and flexibility of a motorised yacht. Beyond the houseboats elegant profile the vessel exhibits extraordinary attention to design and liveability due to its impressive size offering 190m2 of indoor and 120 m2 of outdoor living and walkable space.
The outstanding reception room has height ceilings and views to across the vibrant dock, with a centre piece glassed bioethanol fireplace.
The principle cabin provides panoramic views across the dock, finished with Pierre Frey fabrics & papers to ceilings and walls, and direct access to the principle bathroom suite and “Galaxy Spa".
The kitchen includes a bar, salvatori marble, surfaces and a skylight with access to the rear balcony via glass door providing an immediate extension of the dining area. The interior finishes include bespoke Boffi kitchen, utility kitchen and wine bar all with Gaggenau appliances, and Vola Taps and mixers.
There are two more bedroom suites both with their own bathroom facilities and a cosy cinema room/ smoking room with full extraction or and built in projector connection and speakers of choice in the ceiling. The boat has three deck areas, adding up to 120 m2 of outdoor living and accessible space so there is plenty of space for outdoor furniture and entertaining. Besides being elegant in being classic yet smart, the vessel has been designed to offer the highest level of sustainable living.
A smart home centralised control system of choice can be easily adapted to utilise the vessel’s sustainable heating and ventilation systems, lighting, TV and audio of preference (systems from Siemens, Sonos and Bang & Olufsen are available on application) which can be controlled by smart phone or tablet interface.
Houseboats are exempt from VAT, with no stamp duty or capital gain tax (We would advise individuals or corporate entities to check with their own taxation advisors for their own specific circumstances). The houseboat also benefits from favourable terms and allowance for it to function as a holiday/ short let opportunity in the marina. (estimated figures on request).
This property is featured by our Waterside department.
St Katharine Docks is an iconic and exclusive private development set alongside Tower Bridge and The River Thames. Located on the northern bank of the Thames, within easy reach of Tower Hill tube (District Line) and the Docklands Light Railway, as well as numerous sights including The Tower of London and the Tate Modern. Within the marina itself, there are an array of boutiques, bars and restaurants.