Nicols Sedan 800 Sedan Canal & River Cruiser

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€28,000.00 (Approx £24,574.34)

8.00m (26'3")



Underwater profile


1 x Diesel 20hp, Volvo D1 (2010)

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Extra Details

Builder Nicols
Lying Midi
Fuel capacity 130.0 ltr (28.6 G) Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 200.0 ltr (44.0 G) Total - 1 Tanks


Engine 1 x Diesel 20hp
Engine make and model Volvo D1 (2010)
Engine Hours Engine1: 2605
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Wheel
Drive Shaft
Fuel consumption (approx) 2.0 ltr (0.4 G) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 4 knots
Max speed (approx) 6 knots


Powered by a frugal 20hp Volvo D1 new in 2010 and just 2055 hours since
2 batteries of 100Ah
Simple and economical cruising without the cost or the worry of the gizmos!


LOA 8.00m (26'3")
Beam 2.50m (8'2")
Draft Min 0.70m (2'4")
Draft Max 0.70m (2'4")
Airdraft 2.40m (7'10")
Displacement 2,000kg (4,410.0lbs)
Headroom 1.90m (6'3")
Storage In water

Electrical Systems


12 volt, 2 batteries charged by: engine


Construction GRP
Underwater profile Full-displacement
Finish Gelcoat finish


Known for innovative design and quality construction the Nicols yard is one of the most prolific constructers of inland waterway craft in France both for the hire and private markets. Heavily constructed to cope with hire fleet life, the 800 is the baby of the Sedan family with their convivial “all on one level” day spaces and aft deck terrace opening directly on to the swim platform and saloon.


Total # of berths 3
No. of double berths 1
No. of single berths 1
Cabin(s) 1
Handbasin 1
Shower 1
Heads 1 heads (Manual)
Cooker tick
Fridge tick
Curtains tick
Cabin heating tick
Pressurised water system tick
Hot water system tick


Fore cabin with double bed 1.95 x 1.4. WC shower room. Light, bright airy saloon with deep panoramic windows and full “patio doors” to the terrace aft deck. Galley area with two burner stove and 60 litres fridge. Hot water from the engine and central heating from a Truma blown air system.


2 burner gas cooker

Nav Equipment

Navigation lights tick

Deck Gear

Sun awning tick
Warps tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick


1 anchors

Safety Equipment

Life jackets tick
Searchlight tick
Horn tick


1 bilge pumps (0 manual / 1 Electric)

Broker's Comments

Canal and river cruiser for sale by Boatshed Midi Canals. We are pleased to offer this Nicols 800 sedan ex hire cruiser for sale. Consistently maintained to welcome hire fleet guests this 800 Sedan canal and river cruiser is now for sale and has been prepared for her new owner by Nicols themselves. A great boat for a couple to enjoy the canals and rivers of France, simply and economically. For further information and appointments to view, please contact Graham WHARMBY your broker at Boatshed Midi Canals.

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Nicols Sedan 800 Sedan Canal & River Cruiser has been personally photographed and viewed by Graham WHARMBY of Boatshed Midi Canals. Click here for contact details.
The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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