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Thornycroft Boat Class



LOA (Metres/Feet): 7.92m / 26' 0"
Draft (Metres/Feet): 0.91m / 3' 0"
Beam (Metres/Feet): 2.44m / 8' 0"
Air Draft (Metres/Feet): 2.13m / 7' 0"
Berths: 4
Type: Motor Cruiser
Fuel: Diesel
Reference: NYB112184

Thornycroft Boat Class – Circa 1930s – Powered by a Nanni N4.38 38hp diesel engine through shaft commissioned 2021 with 65 hours use. 2 + 2 berth accommodation with 1 x toilet/shower compartment. Galley with 4 burner gas hob, oven and grill, fridge, sink, and oak surfaces. Specification including shore power, battery charger, immersion, inverter, electric toilet, BSC 07/25, bespoke full cover, new upholsteries and canopy. A unique motor cruiser which has undergone a full restoration under her current ownership. Must be viewed to appreciate the quality of the fit out and finish.


Thornycroft Boat Class for sale

Boat Reference Number: NYB112184
Year Built: 1930
LOA (Metres): 7.92m
Draft (Metres): 0.91m
Beam (Metres): 2.44m
Air Draft (Metres): 2.13m
Vessel Location: NYA BRUNDALL
Cabins: 1
LOA (Feet): 26' 0"
Draft (Feet): 3' 0"
Beam (Feet): 8' 0"
Air Draft (Feet): 7' 0"
Berths: 4
Toilets: 1
Hull Construction: Timber
Fuel: Diesel
Showers: 1
Hull Type: Displacement
Engine Manufacturer: Nanni
Model: N4.38
Engine Power: 38
Number of Engines: 1
Engine Hours: 65
Fuel Capacity 50
Drive Type: Shaft
Type: Motor Cruiser
Max Speed: 8
Make: Thorneycroft
Yacht Type: Brokerage


  • New Dometic Gas cooker with 4 burner hob, oven and grill
  • New Dometic 12v Fridge
  • Stainless Steel sink with mixer tap and cover
  • Drawer storage
  • Oak work surfaces
  • 18 bottle wine cellar

Deck Equipment

  • Stainless Steel Stanchions
  • Folding bathing platform
  • Removable davits
  • Bespoke winter cover
  • Storage box to coach roof
  • Mud weight

Mechanical / Electrical

  • Twin electric windscreen wipers
  • Faversham coal burner
  • Heated towel rail
  • Shore power
  • Victron Centaur Battery charger
  • Immersion heater
  • Calorifier 18Litre
  • Victron Phoenix 1600w Inverter
  • 3 x batteries new in 2021
  • Electric bilge pump with manual backup
  • Hydraulic Steering
  • Fuel, water and waste gauges
  • Electric windlass
  • Holding tank with sea diverter valve
  • Silent flush electric toilet


  • Motor Cruiser

Safety Equipment

  • Boat Safety certificate valid to 03/07/25
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire blanket

Service History

  • New engine purchased in 2019 and commissioned in 2021.
  • Engine serviced at 50hrs 08/22
  • Antifouled 08/21
  • Full restoration over a two and a half year period back to bare  Mahogany hull including replacement teak deck, rewired, new fuel and water tanks, new waste tank with sea cock macerator, new 12v LED lighting, new upholstery and canopy, full winter cover, new ropes.
  • An extensive file of invoices available for the equipment and mechanical components

Other Equipment

  • Digital TV aerial with two TV outlets and booster
  • Bronze/liquid metal linings to heads


  • Owners comments We purchased Gail Force, known at the time as Munkey from Griffin Marina at Thorpe, Norwich in November 2018 and had her transported home by Abbey Transport to our farm where she was under a purpose built scaffold tower for restoration works until she was completed then transported again by Abbey and relaunched in the summer of 2021.  We estimate Paul (a highly skilled Master Wood Carver who usually works on Royal commissions/high end interior design projects) spent over 2,160 hours working on her


The company normally acts as broker for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute a part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part.

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