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Viking 295

Name Lifes Too Short  Price £79,950 inc Vat

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LOA – 9m
Beam – 3.1m
Minimum draft – 0.8m
Maximum draft – 0.8m
Displacement – 3000
Bridge clearance – 2.1m
Interior headroom – 2m


Total power – 40hp
Total engines – 1
Type – Mariner 40 EFI  
Year built – 2016


Fresh water tanks – 1 (120L)
Fuel tanks – 2 (25L)


Number of double berths – 3
Number of cabins – 2
Number of heads – 1
Number of bathrooms – 1

A well presented Viking 295, including a Mariner 40hp outboard motor. Newly Surveyed, Serviced, Antifouled and polished

This vessel benefits from additions including Co-pilot seat & 2nd fridge, hot air heating, bow thruster, simulated teak cockpit, & battery charger.


Thames & Kennet Marina
Caversham Lakes, Henley Road, Reading, Berkshire RG4 6LQ (Sat Nav RG4 9RA)
Contact Guy Girling and Nathan Kipling
Email  [email protected]  Tel  01189 477 770  Mobile  07701 287046
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The interior of the Viking 295 offers accommodation for six with a minimum headroom of over 6' The cabin is laid out in an airy open plan design with a large circular seating area forward and a u shape dinette to port both convert to double berths. This layout makes the 295 a superb craft for family overnighting or longer time aboard. Aft and to port is the galley with storage beneath the worktops. The sink and x3 burner hob is a fitted with a flush fitting fold down glass cover. Opposite the galley the toilet room is found with a cassette flush toilet, shower and full vanity unit. Aft again and beneath the cockpit floor a generous double berth being 7' in length with an opening window to the cockpit and a port light  to the exterior. Aft again a large storage locker for tender or other useful items.


The cockpit features the helm to port with steering via hydraulics to the outboard, single lever engine controls and ancillary switches. A double helm seat with storage below is to port with further seating area aft in a U shape design giving space for a further six in comfort. The central aft seating is removable and this gives access to an opening transom door allowing easy boarding to the bathing platform and access ashore to port and starboard


The Viking 295  is fully hand moulded featuring a gel coat exterior strengthened by chopped strand matt. All exterior fittings are in stainless steel and the boat has side decks of approximately 10" in width, sturdy handrails are located on the cabin top and the bow is surrounded by a stainless steel pulpit. The cockpit screens are five sections fixed which are foldable for navigation beneath the lowest of bridges. 


The Viking 295 is made to Hi Line Plus specification only and above this includes , Oven and grill, hot and cold water, shower and fold down sink,cassette flush toilet and antifouling. All craft built by Viking can be fitted with further options customising each boat to individual tastes including such items as cabin heating, bowthruster, sea toilet, radio CD player. A full list is available upon request.


Mariner 40hp Outboard fitted with Ruddersafe


Factory Inventory

Stainless steel pulpit rail
Stainless steel hand rails to cabin top
Stainless steel hand rails below side screens
x4 Cleats plus forward centre bollard
Six fender eyes
Two fairleads
Aluminium rubbing strake with plastic insert
Powder coated five section fixed windscreen
Powder coated cabin side windows
x3 Powder coated forward facing cabin windows
Cabin ventilation fixed
Hull side decals
Simulated Teak cockpit
Cockpit seating with base and back cushions in silvertex covering
Moulded bathing platform to transom
Helm seat and co-pilot seat with second fridge below
Steering system & wheel
x3 110ah batteries
Rotary type battery master switch
40 HP Mariner outboard engine
Mariner engine control system
x2 25litre mariner fuel tanks
12 v switch panel
Cockpit lights
Navigation lights
Interior cabin LED lighting
Water pump
120l Flexible water bag in bow
Galley sink with hot & cold mixer tap
x2 burner gas hob
Gas oven & grill
Gas test point
Gas fired or mains powered hot water boiler
Boat safety scheme certificate to February 2024
Cassette flush toilet
Mixer shower unit
Vanity unit & basin in shower room
Shower drain pump

Interior joinery in oak veneer ply panelling
Interior upholstery in mink
Cream coloured curtains
Beige coloured interior hull lining carpet
Heavy duty floor carpet in black to cabin
Blue canopy in cotton canvas

Additional options fitted

x2 Extra 12-volt sockets                                  

240v Ring main with 2 double sockets   

Bow thruster                                    

Battery charger                               

Gas fired heating                            

Mooring pack

Second fridge in cockpit                              

Co pilot seat      

Boat names                                                      

Flip back helm seat                                         

Speed and depth log                                      

Rev counter, battery voltage & engine hour gauge       

Flexi teak to cockpit floor

Hydraulic steering upgrade