NB Gaia


Finance Available on this boat

Bss – Feb 2026


Originally built by Peter Nicholls to a size of 41ft in 1993 and laterally extended by 14ft in 1999/2000 again by Peter Nicholls. She was last painted in 2017 by Dave Bishop in striking dark green with red and yellow coach lines and has a glazed wooden cratch with a green cover. She was last blacked in 2021 with 2 coats of blacking and has 10 anodes fitted. Height to Cabin Centre 6ft 3” (1.94m)

BERTHS: 2/4 Berth


Insulated with fireproof polystyrene and lined with Oak finished ply, she has carpet throughout.

SALOON (20.3 ft/6.2m)

Entrance to the saloon is through a side stable style door in to a very large open plan living/dining/kitchen area. As you enter there is an L shaped dinette, which will convert to a double bed and then a large area capable of accommodating free standing furniture with a new  Morso Swift  stove set on a tiled hearth set toward the centre of this area.  Mounted under the gunwale is a  Philips radio combined CD each side has long book shelves, which ends on the one side in a very large drop down table incorporated in a large storage cupboard. There is also a roof hatch and side doors for extra light and ventilation.

GALLEY (6.8 ft/2.1m)

At the end of the living dining area is an L shaped kitchen consisting of a number of custom built floor units and a small wall unit, they are covered with a Formica work top with a Brown composite 1 &1/2 bowl sink with drainer, under is an inlander 2000 fridge (12v) at the end is a free standing Valor cooker with 4 rings, Grill and Oven.

BATHROOM (3.5 ft/1m, excluding shower)

The bathroom is set to one side and accessed through a door on one side is a hip bath with a curtained shower over.  Opposite a Thetford cube portable toilet, and vanity unit with basin with tiled surround and mirror above.

BEDROOM (6ft/1.82m):

Following on from the bathroom is a bedroom with a fixed double At the head of the bed is a shelf with reading lights mounted under and at the foot an over hanging cupboard with hanging space in. Under bed is 30l calorifier with immersion heater. At the rear is a stable style door leading to the engine room.


In comparison to other boats this has a roomy engine bay with good sixed steps to access the stern of the boat, under the deck boards is a Mitsubishi FMK  installed in1993 last serviced 2021 with a reconditioned PRM Delta gearbox from 2019.


A landline with galvanic isolator and a 30amp battery charger with 1 starter and 3 domestic batteries managed by and Adverc battery management system.


2 x 13 kg gas bottles, 4 fire extinguishers a fire blanket, Mooring equipment, water hose with reel, 12v GTECH hoover, 2 folding chairs, gate legged table, spare bow fender.




55ft (16.77)m Trad Style 1993
Hull & F/O by Peter Nicholls
2/4 Berth, S/F Stove


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