• Norfolk Gypsy - Redshank Boat No. 102

    Norfolk Gypsy 102 ‘Redshank’ has been professionally serviced by Neil Thompson Boats for the last seventeen years and is in amazing condition. The condition of her gel coat on her topsides is fabulous with a deep shine. The same is true of the soft cream gel coat on her deck, cabin and cockpit. The hardwood seat battens, cockpit cappings and washboards have been stripped back to bare wood and given four coats of special marine oil in order to protect and give a traditional finish.

    Redshank has been fully refurbished, is in immaculate condition and will be sold with a 12 month extended manufacturers warranty.

    £30,000 SOLD


    Additional items that are extra to the standard spec:

    Coloured hull (in lieu of standard white)
    Five coats of epoxy below waterline
    Two coats of red antifouling
    New mainsail cover
    New cockpit cover
    Internal cockpit cover
    Fully serviced engine
    Navigation light on stem
    Kicking strap
    Blocks on forestay in lieu of lashing
    Depth Instrument
    VHF radio
    Boat Hook
    Clutch for centre board
    Wooden cabin sole
    Two opening front port holes
    12v Socket in cabin
    Two Oil lamps in cabin
    Two burner alcohol stove
    Pot holders on stove
    Extra folding table forward of chart table
    Deep shelf forward
    Swivelling cabin table
    Flag staff and ensign
    Bronze flagstaff socket on aft deck
    Brass clock and barometer on forward bulkhead
    Padlocks for lockers and hatch
    Chocks on aft deck for boom gallows
    Plough anchor and warp
    Owners manual

  • Norfolk Gypsy 38 Pelican IV

    Norfolk Gypsy Pelican IV is a very pretty boat and usual in that she is blue hulled. Pelican is looking for new owners as her existing owners has reluctantly retired from sailing.

    Pelican has not been sailed for the last two seasons and has been professionally laid up ashore. She has been professionally maintained by us, Neil Thompson Boats, for the past fifteen years.

    Pelican was extensively restored and exhibited at the London boat show in 2012

    Pelican is a great boat and comes with a very good inventory for sailing in all conditions (stainless steel pushpit around the cockpit and lifeline hooks on deck and in cockpit) and on both coastal and the Broads waters.

    She will be fully serviced by our yard and anything worn will be replaced. This is a boat you will be proud to sail away in.




    Pelican comes with all standard equipment and the following:

    Blue coloured topsides in lieu of white

    Hardwood toe rails on deck

    Mud weight for anchoring on Norfolk Broads

    Stainless steel pushpit

    Compass through wash boards

    Raymarine ST40 depth

    Hardwood flooring in cabin

    Two forward opening portholes

    Two burner Origo alcohol stove mounted in galley

    Navigation lights on bow

    Tri-colour lights on mast

    Brass clock and barometer fit to forward bulk head in cabin

    Two brass oil lamps with shades fit to bulk head in cabin

    Fire extinguisher in cabin

    Additional compass in cabin

    Porta Potti heads

    Wooden tiller extension

    Boom gallows and chocks on aft deck

    Fire blanket in cabin

    Full slatted hardwood seat battens in cockpit

    Brand new sail cover

    Cockpit cover

    Lazy jacks

    Boarding ladder

    Gunmetal skin fittings through hull (in lieu of plastic)

    Twin battery instillation with isolator and alternator

    Fire extinguisher in cockpit

    Inland waterways safety ready

    Dodgers for push pit (with name)

    Copper band reefing protection on mast

    Lifeline hooks on coach roof and in cockpit

    Additional mid ship cleats

    Additional cleat on Samson post

    Adjustable jib tracks

    Gunmetal flag staff socket on rudder

    Whisker pole fitting on mast

  • Norfolk Gypsy 126 - Daisy Bell

    This wonderful black hulled Norfolk Gypsy is now on the market.

    Daisy Bell was built in 2015 and she has been professionally serviced by Neil Thompson Boats for the last four years. She was put into long term storage from the winter of 2018 before coming onto the market and this is a very reluctant sale by the owner.  Being so new and the youngest boat of all the Gypsy fleet, Daisy Bell is in fantastic condition.

    She is a particularly special boat as she is the only Norfolk Gypsy in the fleet to be fit out with a Carbon Fibre mast and gaff which makes her easy to rig and light and nibble to handle.

    £35,000 SOLD


    Daisy Bell comes with all the standard kit and the following:

    • Black coloured hull (in lieu of standard white)
    • Blue cabin cushions
    • Two embroidered scatter cushions
    • Engraved brass ships bell mounted in cabin
    • Switch panel mounted in wooden box above chart panel (in lieu of mounting under companion step) for ease
    • NG insignia on sail
    • Protective band on mast for gaff jaws to rest against when sailing
    • Carbon Fibre mast and gaff
    • Plough anchor and warp
    • Sign writing on transom
    • Hardwood slatted cockpit seating
    • Telescopic boat hook and eye on mast
    • Fenders, warps and eyes
    • Swivel Table
    • Tiller extension
    • Hardwood sole in cabin
    • porta-potti heads
    • 2 opening forward portholes
    • 3 Electric cabin lamps
    • Fire extinguisher
    • Engine soundproofing
    • Spinlock clutches in place of cleats
    • Rigging screw protectors
    • Overall cockpit cover
    • Mainsail cover
    • Origo 2 burner alcohol stove in galley
    • Pot holders in galley
    • Teak plate/cup rack in galley
    • Hardwood chopping board in galley
    • Watertight plug and socket in cockpit
    • VHF Radio
    • Navigation lights on bow and mast head
    • Raymarine instrument pack
    • GPS chart plotter
    • Compass mounted through port cockpit bulkhead, complete with cover
    • Hardwood boom gallows
    • Hardwood boom gallows chocks mounted on aft deck
    • Brass spun clock and barometer mounted on wooden plinth and attached to forward bulkhead in cabin
    • Additional deep shelf fitted in cabin, aft table
    • Autohelm Self Steering Device
    • Full tool kit
  • Norfolk Gypsy - Boat No. 80 'Grace'

    The Norfolk Gypsy is the perfect ‘allrounder’ boat. Bigger than a day boat, this little yacht will happily take you and your friends and family out on adventures along the Norfolk Coast and beyond. We have Norfolk Gypsies at the yard that have made the passage from the south coast all the way down to the Mediterranean and Grace is waiting for a new owner to sail her away.

    Grace is a great example of the Norfolk Gypsy with a clean and simple layout. She is light and spacious, perfect for weekend exploring and camping.

    She comes with a good inventory and we will service her engine, check her rigging, antifoul her bottom and make sure she is good to sail away for the 2020 season.

    £24,500 SOLD


    Norfolk Gypsy ‘Grace’ come with the standard kit and the following:

    • Black hull in lieu of standard white
    • Name on transom
    • Full length seat battens on the port and starboard cockpit seats (excluding the aft cockpit seats)
    • ST1000 Autohelm with hardwood bracket mounted on aft of the cockpit
    • Cave locker in starboard cockpit gunwale
    • Open cleat for centreboard halyard under companion step
    • Compass mounted in port forward cockpit bulkhead
    • Bi-data instrument mounted in starboard cockpit bulkhead
    • Stainless steel pushpit mounted round the cockpit for additional safety at sea with children and pets
    • Stainless steel four step folding boarding ladder mounted on transom for swimming off the back of the boat in the summer time
    • Alternator switch fit into port cockpit locker for additional battery
    • Gunmetal flag staff socket mounted on top of the rudder stock
    • Hard wood boom chock gallows mounted on aft deck
    • Hard wood boom gallows
    • Tuffnol mooring cleats fit to aft deck
    • Various fenders complete with lanyards
    • Burgee
    • Copper protection band on mast for gaff jaws to rest on
    • Bi- colour navigation lights mounted on stem
    • Tri-colour navigation lights mounted on mast
    • Various warps
    • Anchor and warp
    • Anchor chocks mounted on fore deck in anchor well
    • Sail cover
    • Cockpit cover
    • Black Hawk wind vane
    • Emergency life jacket
    • Boat hook
    • VHF radio mounted in cabin
    • Three brass coat hooks mounted on wood and attached to the starboard cabin bulkhead
    • Wet locker in cabin
    • Porta-potti heads
    • Extendable leaf on chart table
    • Shelf over chart table for pens and chart instruments
    • Brass spun clock mounted on wooden plinth and attached to the starboard bulkhead
    • Two electric lights in cabin
    • Swivel table in cabin
    • Burgundy cabin cushions
    • Stowage under the cabin seats port and starboard
    • Origo two burner alcohol stove in galley
    • Kettle and various cooking pans
    • Various enamel plates and cups
    • Four fresh water tanks housed in cockpit locker with pipe running through to fresh water pump in galley
  • Norfolk Gypsy - Mistress Quickly

    This wonderful Norfolk Gypsy (boat No. 70) is now on the market and is in immaculate condition, having been recently professionally refurbished.

    Mistress Quickly has green topsides with light cream deck, cockpit and coach. The boat is decked out with fawn coloured non-slip Treadmaster on the coach roof.

    Her mast and spars have been stripped, sanded and revarnished. The wood work on the boat has also been stripped back, sanded and oiled.

    Her engine has been serviced.

    The cabin layout is simple with two berths (stowage under the berths), a small gallery area on the port side and Porta Potti toilet and chart table on the starboard side with a wet locker just aft of this.

    Mistress Quickly comes complete with a brake-back galvanised road trailer, making this a great trailer sailer package and is ready for the 2020 season.

    £28,250 SOLD


    Norfolk Mistress Quickly comes with the standard Yanmar 1Gm10 inboard engine


    Rope cutter on propeller

    Bi-data unit on  bulk head in cockpit

    Anchor chain and warp

    Various fenders and warps

    Hard wood slatted seat battens over port and starboard locker lids

    2 small recessed lockers mounted in aft deck

    Compass mounted through lower wash board

    Stainless steel push pit mounted around cockpit

    Gunmetal skin fittings for drains and pumps

    Clutches on deck in lieu of open cleats

    Bow mounted bi-navigation light

    2 forward opening port holes in cabin

    Cockpit cushions

    Brass gimballed oil lamp mounted on forward bulk head in cabin

    Brass spun barometer mounted on forward bulk head

    Swivel table in cabin

    Lockers under port and starboard cabin cushions

    Porta Potti stowed under chart table

    Coat hooks mounted on starboard side bulk head, above wet locker

    Fire Blanket mounted in cabin on starboard bulk head

    VHF Radio mounted in cabin on starboard side above chart table

    Electric cabin light mounted above chart table

    Additional extending leaf to chart table in cabin

    Shelf above chart table

    Standard Rigging and sails

    Bramber brake-back road trailer with spare wheel

  • Norfolk Gypsy Ripple

    Norfolk Gypsy Ripple is now on the market. She is currently on her mooring but viewings can be arrange by appointment.

    This British Racing Green hulled Gypsy is a beautiful example of this Norfolk Range boat. She has been serviced and maintained yearly at Neil Thompson Boats and has a host of additional equipment on board.

    £34,000 SOLD


    Full inventory to be completed shortly

  • Norfolk Gypsy III

    This beautiful Norfolk Gypsy is now on the market here at Neil Thompson Boats. She had a thorough NTB service a few years ago and has been in indoor storage since. We would strongly recommend viewings.


    £27,500 SOLD


    Equipment and controls 

    • Engine: Yanmar 1GM. (Serviced since last used and fully checked by Yanmar service engineer).
    • Morse single lever gear/throttle control
    • 1x 85Ah battery
    • 800 Autohelm tiller pilot
    • GPS Repeater display
    • Echo sounder (in-hull transducer)
    • Navigation lights (Masthead tri-colour and bow)
    • Hand held compass (Silva Type 70 UNB)
    • Plath bulkhead mounted steering compass
    • Road Trailer. Serviced not too long ago incl. 2 new tyres


    Deck Equipment


    • Mainsail cover – used
    • Overall cockpit cover – original cover so potential replacement required
    • Internal cockpit cover – used
    • Custom boom tent – used
    • Hardwood slatted cockpit seating
    • Mid ship mooring cleats
    • Jackstay fixings in cockpit
    • Stainless steel pushpit
    • Dodgers to fit within the pushpit
    • Gunmetal flag mounting holder on rudder
    • Anchor and chain (new July 2017 not yet used)
    • Several very spacious cockpit lockers (with sealed lids)
    • Cockpit seats drain outboard
    • Varnished spruce spars (mast, boom, gaff and bowsprit)
    • Stainless steel standing rigging
    • Heavy duty tan terylene mainsail and jib
    • Slab reefing on mainsail
    • Roller reefing on jib
    • All halyards led back to cockpit
    • Two mooring cleats on aft deck
    • Bronze stem head roller and fairleads on foredeck
    • Adjustable jib tracks
    • Non slip surfaces on all deck surfaces
    • Hardwood rubbing strakes, cockpit grating, bridge deck, grab rails and external trim.
    • Oak tiller


    • Two full length adult berths in cabin (with cushions)
    • 6 Portholes (2 Opening facing forward}
    • Brass oil lamps with heat shades
    • Porta Potti
    • 2-Ring gimbaled alcohol stove (Electrolux Origo 3000)
    • Manual water tap
    • Navigation table light
    • Hardwood mug rack
    • Cork flooring in cabin
    • Wet oilskin and boot stowage
    • 2 x fire extinguishers (Require replacing due to date)
    • Aerosol gas horn

    Other Equipment

    • 4 Fenders with lanyards
    • Stainless steel mast lowering/raising system
    • Whisker pole
    • 3 Fresh water containers in cockpit locker
    • Manual bilge pump with diverter (cockpit floor or sump under engine)
    • Horse shoe life buoy
    • Dock lines
    • Boat hook
  • Norfolk Gypsy - Boat No.68 'Ariadne'

    Norfolk Gypsy ‘Ariadne’ is a stunning boat and is in very good condition, having been much loved by her current owners. Ariadne has a full and extensive inventory.

    Ariadne comes with a road trailer and will be serviced before she is sold to ensure she is in the very best condition and ready to sail away for 2021.

    £28,750 SOLD


    Ariadne is a royal blue hulled boat with cream deck and cockpit. She comes with all standard equipment and the following:

    • Anchor (with chain and warp) mounted on plastics chocks on foredeck/anchor well
    • Gunmetal fair lead cleats on bow (port and starboard)
    • Compass mounted through starboard bulkhead in cockpit
    • Standard Horizon removable GPS mounted through starboard bulkhead in cockpit
    • Raymarine ST40 bidata mounted through starboard bulkhead in cockpit
    • Raymarine ST40 wind mounted through starboard bulkhead in cockpit
    • Lewmar self-tailing winch mounted on port cabin roof for raising sail
    • Two forward opening brass portholes in cabin
    • Swivelling cabin table
    • Two burner alcohol stove in galley
    • Kettle with wooden handle and whistle
    • Whisker pole
    • Burgundy cushions in cabin
    • Blue foldable seat cushions for cockpit
    • Owners manual
    • Hawk wind vane
    • Brass spun clock and barometer mounted on forward bulkhead in cabin
    • Fire blanket mounted on galley bulkhead
    • Fire extinguisher mounted on galley bulkhead
    • VHF radio mounted in cabin
    • Teak and brass coat hook mounted in cabin above wet locker
    • Two auxilary sockets mounted in wooden box on cabin bulkhead with volt meter
    • Plastic tiller extension mounted on wooden tiller
    • Wooden seat battens mounted over port and starboard locker lids
    • Gunmetal lifeline eyes mounted in cockpit port and starboard
    • Gunmetal flag socket mounted on rudder
    • Flag staff and ensign
    • Soundproofing around engine
    • Removable, foldable plastic boarding ladder
    • Anchor ball
    • boat hook
    • Spare grapnel anchor and warp
    • Shore power adaptor and cable
    • Various Fenders
    • Various Warps
    • Spare engine oils and parts
    • Spare service kits for pumps
    • Sponges
    • Flare kit
    • Bucket
    • Fire extinguisher mounted on port locker lid
    • Solar panel charge controller mounted in port locker
    • Solar Panel stowed in port locker
    • Navigation lights on bow
    • Navigation lights mounted to mast
    • Porta Potti
    • Cockpit cover
    • Sail cover
  • Norfolk Gypsy - Boat No. 79 'Nellie'

    Norfolk Gypsy ‘Nellie’ has been a much loved boat that has resided in French waters and more recently, here in Norfolk.

    Nellie has a good inventory and has been little sailed over the last three years, hence now being on the market.

    Nellie will be serviced by Neil Thompson Boats so that she is in excellent condition and ready to sail away for the 2021 season

    £27,000 SOLD


    Nellie comes with all standard equipment and the following:

    • Galvanised anchor with chain and warp in anchor well on foredeck
    • Mainsail cover
    • Cockpit cover
    • Hardwood slatted seat battens in cockpit
    • Hardwood slatted seat battens over bridge deck
    • Hardwood boom gallows with chocks mounted to aft deck
    • Tiller extension
    • Swivel table in cabin
    • Porta potti under navigation table in cabin
    • Two brass opening port holes in cabin
    • Two burner alcohol stove in galley of cabin
    • Compass
    • Navigation lights mounted on mast
    • Navigation lights mounted on bow
    • Water tight aux cockpit in cockpit
    • Bidata mounted in cockpit
    • Stainless steel pushpit with lifelines mounted around cockpit
    • VHF radio mounted in cabin
    • Garmin GPs mounted on swinging arm in cabin so visible when in cockpit
    • Electric lights in cabin
    • Brass spun clock and barometer mounted on forward cabin bulkhead
  • Norfolk Gyspy Shamrock

    This lovely Norfolk Gypsy is for sale with her road trailer.

    Although our boatyard is currently closed to the public we can arrange a virtual viewing if required.


    £29,000 SOLD


    Road trailer

    Standard Yanmar 1Gm10 engine

    Sail cover in tan

    Grey all over cockpit cover that attaches to coachroof

    Tiller with tiller extension

    Wooden chocks for gallows

    Furling jib system

    Wooden seat battens in cockpit


    Manual bilge pump as standard

    Cabin cushions

    Oil lamp

    Opening port holes to cabin bulkhead

    Origo 3000 electrolux stove

    Extending chart table

    Porta potti

  • Norfolk Gypsy Jester

    Norfolk Gypsy Jester has recently come onto the market and is available for viewing


    Further details to follow soon……

    £26,500 SOLD


    To follow shortly..

  • Norfolk Gypsy Boat number 25

    Norfolk Gypsy Boat Number 25 has been much loved by the same owner since being built. She has been professionally serviced every year at Charlie Ward Traditional Boats and then Neil Thompson Boats.

    This a very reluctant sale by the family and this boat is now available to view at North Norfolk Marine Centre, Wells-next-the-sea.



    Further details to be confirmed…….

    Standard Yanmar 1Gm10 engine

    Sail cover in tan

    Grey cockpit cover


    Furling jib system

    Wooden seat battens in cockpit

    Manual bilge pump as standard

    Origo 3000 electrolux stove

    Compass mounted to wash boards

  • Gypsy Sandpiper

    Norfolk Gypsy Sandpiper is now on the market and available for viewing.

    The only Norfolk Gypsy in the British Racing Green that is currently on our brokerage.

    £25,000 SOLD

    Sandpiper Inventory:
    Push pit dodgers
    4 fenders
    Fire Extinguisher – date of expiry TBC
    Boat hook
    2 x buckets, various tools, hammers, fire blanket
    Seafarer 501 depth
    Autohelm Bi Data
    Boom tent
    Sail cover
    No battery on board – space for 1 battery
    4 water containers
    Autohelm AH800
    Boarding ladder fitted to transom
    Flagstaff socket
    Full length seat battens in cockpit
    Treadmaster on forward section of cockpit
    Watertight lug on coachroof
    Fire extinguisher in cabin
    Set of cockpit cushions
    Brass spun oil lamp on gimbal with heat shade on forward bulkhead
    Brass spun clock and barometer on forward bulkhead
    Galley pump – brass in lieu of plastic
    Origo alcohol stove – two burner
    Two forward opening portholes
    Tuffnol cleats on deck in lieu of plastic
    Mounted coat hooks over wet locker
    Chart table leaf
    Shelf over chart table
    Shelf forward of cabin
    Gunmetal cleat on sampson post
    Gun metal fair leads
    Tuffnell tracks for job sheets
    Bow navigation light
    Masthead navigation lights
    Anchor and warp in chocks
    Boom gallows in chocks
    New hull and skeg anodes
  • Norfolk Gyspy Redshank

    This beautiful example of a Norfolk Gypsy is now on the market. She received a NTB service in 2021 and has a new cockpit cover, sail cover and road trailer.

    Viewing is highly recommended.

    Redshank will receive a fresh coat of antifoul before sale completion.




    Full inventory to follow:

    New road trailer

    New sail cover

    New cockpit cover

    New porta potti (unused)

    Boom gallows in teak

    Clock in cabin

    Cabin cushions

    Chart table leaf

    Origo 3000 stove 2 burner

    Two forward portholes

    Brass spun oil lamp on gimbal with heat shade over galley areaBrass

    Brass spun oil lamp on gimbal with heat shade over on bulk head

    Fire Blanket

    Carbon Monoxide alarm

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