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Churchill's yacht goes on sale for 2 million euros

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The yacht that was built for Winston Churchill has gone on sale in France for a €2 million. The Amazon/Welsh Liberty was built in 1936 and is currently moored in Limay.

It has been put on sale by Coldwell Banker France, a company which specialises in the sale of luxury castles and villas. The boat, which boasts 1,000 square metres, was built especially for Winston Churchill at the Thornycroft shipyard.

Anyone who fancies buying a piece of history would become the proud owner of a boat measuring 41.6 metres in length by 6.4 metres wide. It has three levels measuring a total of 650 metres that can accommodate up to 60 people.

There are six suites on board for the passengers and 1,000 square metres of terraces or balconies. There's a bar, a meeting room, an office,as well as a pool and a jacuzzi on the fourth deck.

She was twice renovated, once in 1990 and the last time 10 years ago in 2005.

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