Boat Details

Free Spirit is a GRP Varne Folkboat with aluminium spars, slab reefing main and furling headsail. She has a 12hp Dolphin engine mounted under her self draining cockpit.

She is fully equipped for extensive cruising and her inventory includes two 12 volt batteries, two anchors, gas cooker, GPS, log, echo sounder etc.

She has a cockpit tent and winter cover along with a large inventory of cruising aids and luxuries.

She is currently ashore in East Yorkshire on her own four wheel trailer (available as an extra). The owner would consider a package of boat, trailer and Land Rover Discovery as he takes her to Argyll each summer.

For further details and viewing contact owner James Gibb via email j.gibb007@btinternet.com or telephone 01430 425527

Deck & Hull Equipment

Main halyard to winch on mast, all other lines brought to cockpit

Main anchor chain (30 metres) in anchor locker on focsle

Second anchor with 60 metres nylon warp stowed in forecabin

Large cockpit lockers for fenders, warps, fuel tank etc

Whale bilge pump mounted in cockpit



4 berths - 2 forward (infill to convert to double) and 2 saloon

Porta-Potti toilet

Chart table converts to saloon table

All wooden interior - part painted part varnish

Translucent opening hatch in forecabin

Ample storage above and under all berths with hanging space amidships

 Lighting above all berths, galley and chart table            

Navigation Systems

Furino GPS, Raymarine echo sounder and Sestral steering compass mounted in cockpit

VHF (not DSC) and electrical control panel mounted above chart table

Mechanical Equipment

Engine located behind companionway and under self-draining cockpit. Easy access to all service items with remote greaser to stern gland. Easy access to main sea cock.

Additional Equipment

Several fenders, warps, fire extinguishers and life-jackets (full list available)

Galley Equipment

Two burner and grill gas cooker with gas bottles in stern locker. Fully equipped with pots, pans, crockery and cutlery for four persons

Total Power

12.0 kw


  • BuilderFolkboat
  • DesignerTor Sunden/Peter Hill
  • LocationUnited Kingdom
  • Built1983
  • Price£6,000
  • Length7.62 m
  • Hull MaterialFiberglass
  • Cruising Speed5 kn
  • Beam2.13 m
  • Water Tank Capacity10|gallon
  • Fuel Tank Capacity5|gallon
  • Engine 1
    • Model: Dolphin
    • Fuel Type: unleaded
    • Propeller Type: Inboard

Contact Seller

James Gibb
United Kingdom
View all boats from this seller Email Call01430425527