Folkboat 1961 with trailer, Nordic Classic carvel

Price Details

Reduced Price: £5,000 GBP
Location: Rochester, Kent  GB
Make: Folk boat
Year: 1961
Condition: good, in commission
Category: Sail
Class: Antique and Classics
Keel Type: Full Keel


Folkboat Sail No. 123 “Nordiska” Built 1961 in Norway, Kittlesen’s, in good condition.
Carvel, Mahogany on Oak with teak deck. Wooden Mast and Boom
Sails: Main, Jib, Genoa and spinnaker. Harken main sheet block. Andersen stainless steel winches
Last major refit in 2004 by Rob Andrews of  Heybridge Basin, Essex.
Warner Marine Ltd of Bradwell fitted single cylinder Yamaha engine and Silva Echosounder.

The engine is very lightly used and has an annual service. Peter Davies Surveys Ltd of Wivenhoe oversaw the work.
Assorted Fenders incl: bow fender and warps, Boom and cockpit covers,
Anchor CQR 20k plus approx 20metres of chain
New hatch cover fitted 2016.

Used for summer day sailing. Kept on swinging mooring and in a barn during the winter.
Road Trailer included.

May 2018 presently undergoing her annual refit due to be relaunched early June 2018


Nominal Length: 7.92m
Length Overall: 7.92m
Length Of Deck: 7.92m
Length At Water Line: 7.32m


Beam: 2.44m
Draft: 0.91m
Air Draft: 9.00m
Max Draft: 0.91m


Fuel Tank Capacity: 25 litres
Displacement: 2.00 Tons
Cruising Speed: 5 knots
Engine Power: 10hp
Number of Engines: 1


Berths: 2
Cabins: 1
Heads: 1
Passenger Capacity: 3


Builder: Kittlesens of Norway
Boat Name: Nordiska


Hull Material: Wood
Hull Design: Displacement
Hull Speed: 6: knots


Engine Model: Yamaha
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Description: Yamaha 10hp , Morse controls, range 80nmiles.
water cooled
triple bladed propeller/shaft driven
Last serviced March 2017, electric start with key.
Sited under companionway
Engine Transmission Description: Shaft drive

Construction: Carvel planked, Mahogany on Oak with teak deck. Wooden Mast and Boom
Tiller steering.
Open aft cockpit with seating. teak deck Hard wood superstructure
Cream Painted topsides with natural varnished wooden trim.
External iron ballast keel.
Accommodation: One open cabin with opposing settee berth bunks 6ft 5ins long..
Headroom of 5ft
Berth cushions.
No cabin lighting.

No galley or heads facilities
Equipment: 25lb anchor with at least 15m of chain.
Assorted fenders
Sails: Bermudan rigged, Stainless steel standing rigging, s/s wire and Kevlar running rigging.
Deck stepped varnished wooden mast and boom.
Sails: Main sail, rolls around the boom to reef, fair condition, Main sail cover.
Jib & Genoa by Wilkinson Sails and spinnaker, ex dragon. All sails in a fair condition.
Aluminium spinnaker pole
Harken main sheet block. Andersen stainless steel winches
Navigation Equipment: Tiller steering
Navigation lights.
Safety Equipment: Fire extinguisher over the engine bay
1 x lifebelt
MOB recovery ladder.
Wooden handrails on the cabin top.