Seaward 23 Norita £27,500.00 SOLD

Seaward 23 Norita £27,500.00 SOLD

Norita is a classic Seaward 23 semi displacement twin screw motor cruiser built to the usual high standard for these boats in Guernsey 1987 . 

Early example of these rugged and seaworthy craft , well maintained over the years and sympathetically updated in the present ownership . 

The Seaward 23, based on the renowned Nelson semi-displacement hull form, is a delightful coastal cruising boat, offering safe, comfortable boating.

‘Norita’ can be viewed , by appointment, at Island Harbour, Isle of Wight.


LOA: 23’4″ (7.11m)

Beam: 8’10” (2.69m)

Draft: 2’3″ (0.68m)

Displ. Approx: 2.50 tons

SSR  176296

Construction GRP with Teak joinery .

Mechanical Data : 2 x BMW D50 3 cylinder Diesel engines

  With  Hurth reduction gearboxes , driving 2x3blade contra rotating

Bronze propellers on 30mm stainless shafts.

Cruising approx 10 knots , 12knots. Max .

Specification Externally 

Electric anchor winch ,cabin controlled with anchor and chain.

Stainless handrails / pulpit .

4 man life raft on stainless cradle .

Radar mast with JRC Radar dome and GPS Antenna

Cockpit cover with 5 opening windows new in 2021

Teak and stainless bathing platform with ladder.

Mooring lines , fenders etc.

Hull below waterline stripped back and coated 2020 before

Antifoul .

Topsides professionally re-painted 2020 .


2019 Raymarine Axiom touch screen plotter , with AIS sender,

And colour fish finder .

JCR radar unit .

Icom fixed VHF radio with DSC 

Icom handheld VHF .

Sony CD and radio with built in speakers .

Water temp gauges , diesel tank level ,Eberspacher time controller.

Starter and domestic batteries under rear storage with beaching legs

Emergency steering and hand bilge back up pump.

Eberspacher D2 hot air heating unit with outlets in cabin and cockpit new 2020.

Stern seat re-upholstered 2022.

Cabin with 2 bunks with infill section re-upholstered 2021 

Galley area has 2 burner gas cooker with grill 

2x gas bottles in outside locker . New Pilot gas detector .

Stainless sink ,pumped cold supply with new tap.

Cold tank in bow 120ltrs new 2022.

Marine W/C and basin in separate compartment .

LED lighting internally and nav lights 

240v supply to cabin and cockpit areas.

Designer: Arthur Mursell, TT Boat Designs, Isle of Wight.

Builder: Seaward Marine Ltd, Guernsey.

Year: 1987

Lying: Island Harbour, Isle of Wight

Viewing: By appointment via The Boat Development Co Ltd

Asking price: £27,500.00  (VAT Paid) SOLD

Selling Agents: The Boat Development Co Ltd, Prospect Road, Cowes, Isle of Wight PO31 7AD

Tel 01983 280333  EMAIL:

Contact: William Rhys-Jones

The particulars detailed herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed. These particulars are not a part of any contract or offer and are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through The Boat Development Co Ltd, who are acting as brokers only. The prospective purchaser is strongly recommended to check the particulars and, where appropriate at his/her own expense, to employ qualified agents to carry out surveys, structural and/or mechanical and electrical.