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 walking distance of 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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“I was very happy with the service received from Waterside as a purchaser. Robert and Philip are extremely knowledgeable. They facilitated and nudged the process along as required and were accommodating particularly given the pandemic situation. I would recommend their services.”

Mr Morris

“Excellent service during difficult times. Very good communication and lots of effort put into chasing the slower members of the chain.”

Mr Walker

“Excellent support from everyone at Waterside during the sale of our property. From the outset, with superb marketing, followed by great communication, chasing and support, we received excellent service. This is the third occasion we have used your services and would have no hesitation in doing so again, should the need arise. Many thanks ”

Mr and Mrs Munday

“We were very satisfied with the service we received from Waterside. Robert was very helpful at pushing the sale along and kept in touch regularly. Thank you for all your help.”

Mr Littleboy and Ms Chesham

“Philip, many thanks for all you and your colleagues have done to bring our property to a conclusion, and for keeping us well informed of the situation.”

Mrs Atkinson

“I can’t thank you enough for all the time and effort you have taken to make everything easier for me, being on my own at 81 years old, I could not have managed on my own. The care and attention you haven given me could not have been more, even getting me bread and milk during lockdown. A big thank you again. ”

Mrs Whitbrook

“Once again you've given us a very good service, and on this occasion a very quick sale. Many thanks for all your help.”

Mr and Mrs Avery

“I found the Waterside team very helpful, they are always in touch with updates and advice. Nothing was too much trouble. They did a great job with a difficult property, I can't thank them enough. Well done.”

Mrs Gardner

“Very professional, fast and friendly service. Excellent communications. Reasonable fee. We would rate the service 10 out of 10, therefore are struggling to see how any improvement could be made. Thank you very much, very impressed. ”

Mr and Mrs Richardson

“We would certainly recommend Waterside. Thank you to all staff at Waterside Estate Agents; a very professional and friendly service. We spotted the mooring plot via the email alert, so we would recommend this service, and we were able to make a very quick decision as we had researched the area. We are very pleased with our mooring plot and are looking forward to enjoying our little piece of Norfolk next year. ”

Mr and Mrs Wade