A substantial freehold mooring plot measuring approx 90ft x 61ft with multiple outbuildings set in a stunning river location on the banks of the River Yare within easy access into Norwich city centre.

Key Features

  • Freehold mooring plot with multiple outbuildings
  • Located on the banks of the River Yare
  • Within easy access of Norwich and walking distance of the railway station
  • Ideal for outdoor pursuits

About this Property

A substantial freehold mooring plot with multiple outbuildings set in a stunning main river location on the banks of the River Yare with easy access of Norwich and within walking distance of the city’s railway station.

Measuring approximately 90ft x 61ft this private and enclosed plot is set on Thorpe Island, looking out towards the Rushcutters Public House.

Located on the plot are a number of outbuildings including a Shepherd’s Hut, two large storage sheds and a one bedroom cabin.

Moored up within a mooring dock is a houseboat with accommodation that comprises a living room with kitchenette, bedroom and a shower room.

The plot is mainly laid to lawn, screened from the main river offering a good degree of privacy with a large raised gazebo and the provision of electricity and water.

The suburbs of Thorpe St Andrew is highly regarded and conveniently positioned to the east of Norwich, with a wealth of local amenities. The city centre is approximately 3 miles away with the railway station approximately 2 miles away with direct access to London Liverpool Street.

This generous and unusual mooring plot is ideal for anyone with an interest in any number of outdoor pursuits; fishing, sailing, kayaking, stand up paddle boarding to name a few.



Living Room: 14’7″ x 8’6″

Kitchen: 8’0″ x 7’8″

Bedroom: 11’8″ x 7’10”


Shepherd’s Hut: 11’4 x 6’1″

Shed 1: 19’6″ x 11’6″

Shed 2: 23’0″ x 10′ 0″


Living Room, including Kitchenette: 16’2″ x 6’1″

Bedroom: 10’0″ x 6’1″

Shower Room


Tenure: Freehold

Status: Leisure use

Location: Access by boat only, no access for cars etc.

Cash Buyers Only: Not mortgageable.

Plans and drawings are not to scale and are for guidance purposes only.

Whilst it is our intention that these sales particulars offer a fair and accurate account, they are provided for guidance purposes only and do not constitute part of any offer or contract.

All measurements are approximate and we have not tested any equipment or services, and no warranty is given or implied that these are in working order.

Prospective purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves by inspection or by further investigation via their solicitor or surveyor.

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Mr and Mrs Boast

“Waterside Estate Agents were very efficient with good communications and did their very best to secure the best price possible for our property. We are very pleased with the level of service and would have no hesitation in using them again. ”

Mr and Mrs Wilkes

“It would be hard to improve your service as I have been kept up to date with information at all times during the sale of my property. As we live some three hours away from the recent property sale it was greatly appreciated that local tradespeople were arranged by yourselves to enable the sale. Great to deal with Philip and Robert with their help and knowledge of the property. ”

Mr and Mrs Staines

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Mr Dangerfield

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Mr and Mrs Thomas

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