Thompson 27 Sloop, GRP fin keel Bermudian Sloop

Price Details

REDUCED Price:  £4,950 GBP

Boat Name: Sheshader
Location: Heybridge Basin, Essex  GB
Make: Thompson
Year: 1972
Category: Sail
Class: Cruisers


Thompson T27, 27ft Bermudan Sloop,GRP fin keeled, auxiliary engine. Accommodation for 5, headroom 5ft 10 ins. Designed by Guy Thompson of Burnham on Crouch .

She is very handy if solo sailing, well mannered in the seaways, very stiff and fast in a good blow. She has performed well in the local offshore races. A very reliable inboard engine.

The under water  hull was re gelled in 2006, her rigging has been replaced, much of the electrics, the navigation equipment and safety gear has modified and/or replaced in this present ownership.

Sitting ashore she is ” In Ready to GO” condition. Sat on her own yard trailer.


Length Overall: 8.23m
Beam: 2.39m
Max Draft: 1.50m


Berths: 5
Cabins: 2
Headroom 5ft 10 ins
Electrics: 12 V

Hull and Structure

Hull Speed: 6 knots
Displacement 6160 lbs
Ballast: 2403 lbs
Cockpit: Deep open aft
Keel: Fin
Hull: Blue GRP
Deck: Grey GRP
Super Structure: White GRP


Engine Model: Volvo 5MDC
Fuel Type: Diesel
Max Speed: 6.5 knots
Location: Below Cockpit
Drive: Shaft
Cylinders: 1
Start: Electrical
Steering: Tiller
Propeller Type: Twin blade
Cooling: Sea water
Control: Morse


Reefing: Mainsail- Slab, Head sail- Furling
Standing Rigging: Stainless Steel
Running Rigging: Synthetic
Winches: Halyard- 2 and Sheet- 2 Lewmar 2 speed
Sails: Main, Jib and Cruising Chute. Vinyl in good condition


Raymarine C120
Clipper Naxtex
DSC Radio
Autohelm ST2000
Fire Extinguishers: 3
Fire Blanket
Throw line: 2
Bilge pumps: 2 electric, 1 manual
Anchor: CQR with replaced chain and Kedge with warp