About this property

Key Features

Access to River Great Ouse
Mooring rent investment opportunity


Littleport Boat Haven provides an opportunity to acquire a marine investment comprising water inlet, land and buildings extending in total to 0.60acres (0.24 hectares) or thereabouts, with access on to the River Great Ouse in an area popular with marine craft. The property comprises a half width of an inlet of water on the River Great Ouse forming The Docks, Littleport and is offered with the South bank and dock head, which includes an area of hard surfaced car parking and concrete slipway, as well as accommodating a workshop building of approximately 50m² (540 ft²). The South bank provides moorings for circa 17 vessels and forms a long finger of land which extends approx. 200 metres from the dock head to the River Great Ouse with frontage to the river of approximately 35 metres. At the time of preparing these details, 17 boats were moored along the bank. The boats moored are subject to a licence arrangement, with boat owners paying a rent of circa £30 per foot of boat length and the total income for the property is circa £13,500 per annum. Please see legal pack for more information.


Freehold subject to licences


Littleport Boat Haven is located approximately half a mile to the North-East of the centre of Littleport, off Lynn Road, in close proximity to Littleport railway station and the A10 junction with the Mildenhall Road, the A1101. Littleport is a large village served with a range of amenities, situated 6 miles North of Ely and 23 miles from Cambridge. The River Great Ouse is a popular destination for a variety of river going pleasure craft.

Wayleaves, Easements, Covenants and Rights of Way

The property will be sold subject to and with the benefit of all wayleaves, easements and rights of way. See legal pack for more information.

Lot Type



Freehold, subject to mooring licences.

Legal Packs

www.cheffins.co.uk/auctions/property-auctions or Eileanora Ni-Charthaig, Fraser Dawbarns LLP, 7, Bartholemew’s Walk, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB7 4ED


Cheffins Ely Rural Dept 01353 654900

Important notes

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