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1977 KELLY Houseboat

Morgan City, United States


105' Kelly Houseboat 1977

No Doubt


This heavy built all steel and self propelled house boat has so much to offer with her three owner and guest staterooms, three full heads, plus a single crew stateroom, natural Louisiana cypress wall paneling and early American furnishings, a massive main deck entertainment area with built in seating, open galley, large dinette table, aft deck game room and a 50X13 bridge deck with a 13X35 awning, two new Kilo Pak 25 KW generators, central air condition, separate pilot house, full walk around decks, plus so much more.

The No Doubt makes the perfect corporate entertainment facility or family getaway!

The seller’s lack of time to enjoy her puts her on the market at a very attractive price!




Basic Boat Info

Price: $305,000
Boat Name: No Doubt
Model: Houseboat
Year: 1977
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Builder: Kelly House Boats
Construction: Steel


Length: 105 ft
Length Overall: 105 ft
Beam: 22 ft
Min Draft: 6 ft
Cabins Count: 4

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Detroit Diesel
  • Model: 671N
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 165hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 1977
  • Engine Hours: 50
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Detroit Diesel
  • Model: 671N
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Engine Power: 165hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 1977
  • Engine Hours: 50
Total Engine Power: 330hp


Fuel Tanks: 2
Fuel Tank Capacity: 750 gal
Water Tanks: 2
Water Tank Capacity: 325 gal
Holding Tank Count: 3
Holding Tank Capacity: 120 gal


Heads Count: 3
Drive Type: Direct
Stock Number: 089776
Boat Class: House Boats, Motor Yachts


Rolla A. Tichenor IV
A & M Yacht Sales, Inc


A & M Yacht Sales, Inc - New Orleans
126 S. Roadway
New Orleans, Louisiana, US, 70124


Lower deck-three owner/guest staterooms and one captain’s stateroom.

Master stateroom is aft with a queen bed, private head with separate stall shower, oak chest of drawers.

Guest stateroom is midship with twin beds, free standing chest of drawers, private access to the guest head with a separate full sized tub/shower and private commode compartment. 

Guest/VIP stateroom is forward with a queen bed, chest of drawers and private access to the shared guest head. 

Captains quarters are forward with a single berth, desk, plenty of built in storage and natural heart pine and cypress wood walls and cabinetry. 

Main deck- pilot house forward, main salon and galley then den/game room. 

Pilot house with full helm, port and starboard wing doors to Portuguese deck, pilots berth, stairs to top deck. 

Main salon with a large full head with a separate stall shower to starboard, built in sofa with storage along the full port side wall, projection TV, entertainment center, open galley to starboard with a massive island bar, built in dinette aft and to port, 7’x31” cypress dining table and six chairs, two barrel style easy chairs.

Game room is aft and separated by full beam sliding glass doors. There are built in port and starboard sofas, card table in the center with six chairs and sliding glass doors to the steps to the swim platform and top deck.

The décor through out the boat is very classic country and features natural woods of cypress, pine, maple, pecky cypress and knotty pine. Bathrooms are tile as are the galley counter tops. The flooring is carpet in the staterooms and vinyl plank style wood look floors in the entertainment areas. The walls are natural woods and painted cabinetry. Most of the free standing furniture is early American solid oak.


Jenn-Aire four burner electric stove with down draft vent, Jenn-Aire electric oven, Kenmore dish washer and trash compactor, Kenmore side by side refrigerator and freezer with thru door ice and water, Sharp Carousel microwave oven, double basin porcelain sink, Maytag clothes washer and dryer, two 50 gallon and one 20 gallon electric water heaters, 110 volt fresh water system pump.

Electronics and Audio Video

Furuno NavNet CMAP NT 9” screen plotter/radar/GPS/, Furuno model 1623 16 mile radar, Viewsonic monitor for viewing the six security cameras and two engine room cameras, Furuno LS4100 echo sounder, Ritchie 4” compass, Horizon Quantum VHF radio with loud hailer, Uniden Solara VHF radio, Satellite TV antenna, two Samsung 19” flat TV’s (game room), Polk Audio stereo speakers, two station intercom, 15” Toshiba flat screen TV (GSR), three Direct TV satellite TV receivers, Denon stereo receiver, Sony high definition DVD player, Projection TV with 6’ pull down screen.


Twin 671 naturally aspirated 165HP Detroit Diesels with less then 50 hours since major over hauls, Twin 25KW Kilo Pak generators with less then 100 hours each, keel coolers for both engines and generators, two 36,000BTU Trane central air and heat units thru out boat plus a separate LG unit for the game room, Charles Industries 30 amp 12 volt, 15 amp 12 volt and 20 amp 24 volt 5000SP battery chargers, Micro Commander electric engine controls, Racor 500 fuel filters, work beck with vise, dry stack hull side engine exhaust with recent exhaust insulating blankets, Murphy mechanical gauges for each generator (oil pressure and water temperature), Owens waste treatment tanks, triple Co2 fire suppression tanks, over head I-Beam with chain fall for heavy engine work, two Axial fans, Kubota diesel hydraulic pump for the bow thruster and anchor windlass in the fore peak, 20” Wesmar hydraulic bow thruster, dual Hydraforce electric over hydraulic steering systems, Kobelt 17 gallon electric air compressor, Murphy Gauge indicator alarm panel, two engine room cameras, 2008 Power Panels, Inc electrical switch and monitor panels.


Hydraulic cable anchor windlass, full walk around lower decks, 50’x13’ upper deck with a 13’x35’ cover, pecky cypress wet bar, indoor/outdoor carpet, signal mast for radar antenna’s, flag halyards, mast light, water tight bow compartment, Portuguese deck, steps from upper deck to main and lower decks, built in swim platform, triple trumpet air horns, port and starboard quartz lights, six out door security cameras, port and starboard boarding gates.



The No Doubt is a great, self propelled floating home or corporate entertaining platform with her open spaces, fully equipped galley, entertainment features, proven machinery, many updates and sturdy build she will provide many more years of floating fun. Don’t miss this opportunity as she is priced WAY below replacement value!


The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice. 

Mechanical Disclaimer

Engine and generator hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing.


Additional Contact Information

Contact:  Rolla Tichenor 504-282-6800 or email at

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