Compass 27 Classic River Cruiser

£6,400.00 (Approx US$8,301.44) Reduced
  • Boat REF#  ·  267472
  • Length  ·  26'11"
  • Year  ·  1962
  • Construction  ·  Wood
  • Underwater profile  ·  Full-Displacement
  • Sleeping berths  ·  2
  • Engine  ·  1 x diesel 37hp, BMC 1.5 (unknown year)
  • Lying  ·  Norfolk Broads
Boatshed Norfolk
Boatshed Norfolk
Geoff Jaquest

Extra Details

Builder Compass Craft Norfolk
Lying Norfolk Broads


Engine 1 x diesel 37hp
Engine make and model BMC 1.5 (unknown year)
Engine Hours Engine1: Not record
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Wheel
Drive Shaft
Prop(s) 3 Blade Bronze
Fuel consumption (approx) 0.3 USG /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 4 knots
Max speed (approx) 8 knots


Length 26'11"
LWL 25'9"
Beam 9'6"
Draft Min 2'3"
Draft Max 2'3"
Airdraft 6'11"
Headroom 5'11"
Storage On mooring

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 2 batteries charged by: engine, shore power


Construction Wood
Underwater profile Full-Displacement
Finish Paint finish

Exact tank capacities unknown!


Total # of berths 2
No. of single berths 2
Cabin(s) 1
Sink 1
Heads 1 heads (Sea Toilet)

Toilet diverts to sea or holding tank.

4 burner propane Stove


Pressurised water system
Hot water system

Toilet diverts to sea or holding tank.

4 burner propane Stove

Deck Gear

Cockpit cover
Cockpit Enclosure

2 anchors
(Mud Weight - Folding Plough.)

Nav Equipment

Navigation lights

Safety Equipment

Carbon Monoxide detector
Life buoys

1 bilge pumps (0 manual / 1 electric)

Broker's Comments

Classic Wooden cruiser which has undergone a full refit and underwater planking in 2014. Owner now wishing to upgrade.
Experience the Norfolk Broads. An ideal first boat!
A host of modern upgrades make this stylish craft very much ready to enjoy.

Early viewing is recommended! NOW REDUCED!

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

This Compass 27 Classic River Cruiser has been personally photographed and viewed by Geoff Jaquest. of Boatshed Norfolk. Click here for contact details.

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Norfolk Broads

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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