Unique Mercedes Vario 814 Conversion with Log Burner


Mercedes Vario 814

84,079 miles
3 Berths

Essential Information
Kitchen Sink
Ceiling Fan/Vent
Shower - Internal
Toilet - Cassette
Pet Bed/Pet Friendly
Extra Storage
Reversing Camera

Detailed Information
Vehicle Description

A Mercedes Vario 814 mini coach converted into a campervan and ready for off grid living
MOT until 12th June 2024. Tax due 1 June. 5 Gears. Mileage 84000 / 135313 kilometres
Last serviced by Garrard & Lamb in Aylesbury in 2023
4250cc / 2 Axle Rigid Body / Diesel
As with all Varios of this age there is some rust mainly on one back door not affecting the function.
Owned for 3 years, purchased in May 2021

Conversion Description

Luxury bespoke motorhome converted to a high standard on the perfect base vehicle, the Mercedes Vario 814, known for reliability of the 4.2l Diesel engine that has only covered 84000 miles, the bodywork is aluminium and fibreglass with a roller paint job in clean white. The rear of the bus has a bespoke oak “Bus Life” sign with a large black tinted window next to the bed area, there are two more double glazed windows, one on each side. The LPG filling point and 240v hook up are located next to the front double glazed door.

Internally the bus has a full size fixed double bed with storage underneath, the rear window has a lovely wooden blind with a shelf above and cork wall paneling for a warm and cozy feel. Next to the bed is bench seating with two seatbelt points that also has storage beneath and can be pulled out into another bed. The bus also incorporates an oak veneered wardrobe with 3 large drawers. The heart of the bus is a Glastonbury cyclops burner that keeps you warm on the coldest of nights and is great for cooking food. The wet room is clad in southern yellow pine with a hot/cold shower, and internally there is a Thetford portable cassette toilet. Shurflo water pump with Truma water heater/boiler kit for hot water to shower and sink. The kitchen is 2.3m long and is made using birch ply and white laminate, the worktop is solid oak and has a large sink in the middle with running hot and cold water from a 200l fresh water tank and a 90l waste tank. The Shoreline 12v fridge freezer keeps everything cold and there is also a 2 ring burner and an inset oven that run off the 11kg gas LPG tank. The front of the bus has a large cupboard above the drivers seat, the passenger seat swivels for use in both facing positions. Both front seats have been recently reupholstered in Blue/cream leather, with dashboard being covered in blue leather as well. The floor through is engineered oak. Tow bar fitted with electric point for bike rack.

The 12v solar system consists of

270w roof mounted solar panel
MPPT charge controller
2 x T-105 Trojan batteries
Epever MT50 display
The 240v hook up powers 2 x double sockets and also the leisure battery charger to keep them fully charged when not off grid.

The system powers the:
Fiama turbo roof vent
12v fridge freezer
6 x touch sensitive lights
2 x USB charging points

Number plate included LGE 4V
Converted by @buslife814 who we bought it from.

Beds Description

Double bed at rear of conversion, sleeps 2 adults
Pull out bed sleeps 1adult or 1 child

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Contact Details

Vehicle Spec
Registered Type:
Motor Caravan - approved
Fuel Type:
Belted Seats:
4 Belts
Driving Side:
Right-Hand Drive
Vehicle Length:
7.50 meters
Vehicle Height:
3.00 meters
Vehicle Width:
2.60 meters
Converter Type:
Self Build - Handcrafted Expert
Conversion Condition:
Gas Sign-off:
Max Weight (MAM, GVW or MTPLM):
Unladen Weight Verified:
No - the vehicle has not been weighed since completion

12v Electrics
USB Sockets
Leisure Battery
Split Charge Relay
Solar Panel(s)

Finance Options:

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