North Quay 17

£7,950.00
  • Boat REF#  ·  315531
  • Length  ·  6.30m
  • Year  ·  1997
  • Construction  ·  Wood
  • Underwater profile  ·  Lifting Keel
  • Engine  ·  1 x gasoline 3.5hp, Tohatsu (1997)
  • Lying  ·  Isle of Wight
Boatshed IOW
Boatshed IOW
Corinne Gillard

Extra Details

Designer Ted Spears
Builder North Quay Marine
Lying Isle of Wight

Mechanical

Engine 1 x gasoline 3.5hp
Engine make and model Tohatsu (1997)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Direct
Steering tiller
Drive outboard
Fuel consumption (approx) Not Recorded

Dimensions

Length 6.30m
LOD 5.20m
LWL 4.83m
Beam 1.95m
Draft Min 0.55m
Draft Max 1.04m
Displacement 450kg (992.2lbs)
Storage On marina

Rig

Gaff rigged Wood spars (1997) with Stainless Steel standing rigging (1997)

Sails

Reefing mainsail Jeckells - Slab (unknown year) 3 Reefs
Headsail Jeckells - Furling (unknown year)
Other sails Spare main (unknown year)
Spare jib (unknown year)

Douglas fir spars with stainless and bronze fittings
Bowsprit 'unplugs' from the samson post and mast is same length as the boat to assist with trailability

Construction

Construction Wood
Underwater profile Lifting Keel
Finish Paint finish

Cedar strip planked hull, epoxy sheathed at build and most recently re-painted in 2022
Marine ply decks laid on laminated beams, sheathed and again repainted in 2022
Water tight bulkheads and integral buoyancy tanks

Accommodation

2 berths can be formed in the forward end stretching under the deck and a pram style canopy frame is available for shelter (no canvas)
Removable gas canister stove in locker
Space in locker for portapotti style heads if required

1 burner propane Stove

Accommodation

Stove

2 berths can be formed in the forward end stretching under the deck and a pram style canopy frame is available for shelter (no canvas)
Removable gas canister stove in locker
Space in locker for portapotti style heads if required

1 burner propane Stove

Deck Gear

Sail cover
Cockpit cover
Rode
Fenders
Swim Ladder

1 anchors
(Plough)
10.00m of chain
20.00m of rode

Safety Equipment

Swim ladder

1 bilge pumps (1 manual / 0 electric)

She has oars and rowlocks

Broker's Comments

North Quay Marine is a small, family-run boatyard in Conyer, Kent who have been building and repairing wooden vessels since the 1960's. Following from his father, Ted Spears' main interest was boat design and so when a client with a specific remit for a safe, small dayboat approached him, the North Quay 17 was drawn

Ease of handling, shoal draft and the ability to tow by car were vital but equally important was her appearance. A traditional design using modern construction methods, strongly built but light enough to perform, the North Quay 17 immediately won an award at the Wooden Boat Show and went on to become a real favourite among boatbuilders.

This particular example is that award winner, hull No. 1. She is a particularly pretty and well specified boat with varnished coamings and bronze fittings and her freshly painted hull just gleams. Although marketed as a dayboat, she does have two berths and a canopy (berth cushions and canvas are not aboard), a single ring stove and space to fit a head so the ability to overnight adds to her appeal. A really lovely boat, just waiting for more adventures!

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This North Quay 17 has been personally photographed and viewed by Corinne Gillard of Boatshed IOW. Click here for contact details.

Owners FAQ's

How long have you owned the boat for?

1 year

Why are you selling her?

Buying larger boat

Where have you sailed her?

River Medina, Solent

The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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