Cooks Wharf L1

Cooks Wharf is situated on the Grand Union Canal on the Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Hertfordshire border between Leighton Buzzard and Marsworth.

The secure off-line basin provides space for up to 19 vessels, most of which are moored against pontoons.

The site lies south of Cheddington which has a good range of local facilities and amenities.

Site Facilities
Car Parking Drinking Water Electricity Elsan Disposal Refuse Disposal
Nearest Road

The mooring site is near Bridge 126. The site can be accessed from the road which runs between the B489 and Cheddington by following a short, private driveway which is opposite Grebe Canal Cruises.

Cheddington is approximately one mile north of the basin and has a good range of local services. Tring is approximately four miles south.

Nearest Station


Nearest Town


Additional Information

The mooring basin is on the offside of the canal and has a private entrance.

Facilities are for the use of moorers only. Electric hook-up points are available for each berh and are charged via newly installed, secure Smart Meters. Electricity accounts and payments can be accessed via the internet.

There is a private car park, with designated parking spaces, available at the site. Access to the site is through the car park gate. There is also a grassed communal area.

Boats at the site are moored against either timber pontoons (7.5 or 8 metres long) or the piled edge at the perimeters of the basin.

Grand Union Canal
Car Parking
Unregulated - Secured
Facilities Block
Gated Access
Site Specific Key
High Level Lighting
Pontoon Type
Fixed with Timber Surface
Viewing Arrangements

Please contact the Moorings Manager to arrange a viewing.

  • Car Parking
  • Drinking Water
  • Electricity
  • Elsan Disposal
  • Refuse Disposal
Roz Rothwell
07917 268740 or 0303 040 40 40