Melonseed Sailboat

In like new condition as it has been in heated indoor storage with a classic automobile collection, and unused for 21 years.  Everything is in perfect condition.
The boat has an Ivory Hull, White Deck and Tanbark Sails and a perfect boat cover made to fit from the manufacturer. The spars are beautifully varnished spruce.
The boat comes with a galvanized trailer that is in like new condition.
Asking $9,950/Best Offer.   Specifications  LOA 13’ 8”   Beam 4’ 3”  Draft 6” to 2’ 6” .  Sail area 62 sq. ft.   13’ 8” x 4’ 3” x 235 LBS.

Point Jude 15 – New, Never Used – In Storage Since New

New Point Jude Daysailor with Tanbark Sails –     This 15’10” Point Jude Daysailor has never been sailed since being built in 1987.  In storage since built, this boat presents as like new.  This is the finest Point Jude Daysailer  I have ever come across.  It comes with it’s original 1987 Galvanized Trailer, also in like new condition.  Sail Magazine has called the Point Jude Daysailor  ” The Finest Family Daysailor Ever Built.” Highly  Recommended.

Asking $9,900.00.  To Inquire, call 413-335-6402 or email

Herreshoff Fish Class Fiberglass Reproduction Similar to the PISCES of Classic Boat Shop

Restoration Just Completed – Fiberglass reproduction of the Herreshoff Fish Class. This is very much a sister ship to the Classic Boat Shop PISCES. All Sails, Spars and Rigging in Excellent Condition. This is a magnificent example of the Fish!   The boat is available with or without the trailer. Further details can be found below the photos.

Asking $49,000 – Optional Trailer Available. SOLD


Marconi rig with varnished wooden spars, Traditional club foot Jib
Powered by 15 HP Saildrive Unit (Not an outboard). Electric conversion is possible should you wish to change after purchase.

New Triad TrailerNew Topside Paint, New Boot Stripe Paint, New Varnish, Bottom heavily sanded to barrier coat with New Bottom Paint New Bronze Rudder Gudgeons and Pintles, New WiringNew Fuel Line, New Fuel Tank,  New Breaker PanelNew Buss BarNew Bilge Pump Switch

The boat is available with or without the trailer, pending the needs of the buyer. 

The advertised price does not include the trailer.

Point Jude 15, 15’10” Daysailer Asking $9,300 SOLD

Exceptional Point Jude 15’10” Daysailer with Trailer.  It’s rare to come across a Point Jude Sailboat in such beautiful condition.  This boat has been trailer sailed, primarily in fresh water and kept under cover since new. Boat comes complete with mast, boom, main sail and jib. Also comes with fitted trailer with new wheels and tires. Sail Magazine has called the Point Jude Daysailor  ” The Finest Family Daysailor Ever Built.” 
Highly  Recommended.



Herreshoff Buzzards Bay 15

Herreshoff Buzzards Bay 15 – $Asking $29,900 Completely Refinished!

Contact:          Telephone # 413-335-6402

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She is currently located indoors at Snediker Yacht Restoration of Stonington Connecticut where in conjunction with Classic Sailboat Shop, her hull, deck finishes and bright finishes were completely removed as well as removal of seam compound above and below the waterline.   She has now been re-calked, painted and varnished and looking gorgeous!  

NOTE: Floorboards had not been reinstalled at time of Photographs 

The price listed is for the boat, includes  spars, sails, custom traditional rigging, boat covers and Custom lightweight aluminum trailer.

Professional Surveys may be conducted at Perspective Buyers expense. Reasonable Offers Will Be Considered.

2012 18′ Herreshoff Goldeneye by Cape Cod Shipbuilding Exceptional Condition Asking $37,900. In Storage For Past 5 Years. Feel free to contact us at 413-335-6402 or e-mail Tim McElroy at:

Unused and in storage (indoors) since 2015, This Cape Cod Shipbuilding Herreshoff Goldeneye Sailboat shows as new. Loaded with extras beyond the Builders listed options, a new boat such as this would cost almost $80,000.

Self Bailing Cockpit
Mainsail, Jib, Genoa, Storm Jib and Mooring Tent
Self Tailing Jib Sheet Winches with teak bases
Mainsail Halyard Winch
Bulkhead Mounted Ritchie Compass with Inclinometer
Custom Cockpit SoleTeak Grating
Custom Cabin Sole Teak Grating
Custom Cockpit Cabin Bulkhead Woodwork
Custom Cabin Interior Woodwork
Motor Mount
VHF Radio
Hand Held Sonar Depth Finder
Hand Held GPS

3.5 HP Mercury 4 Stroke Engine, or available for additional charge Almost New Electric Torquito 3000 Travel.
Triad Trailer with brakes, ladder, mast carrier and spare tire. Custom built to fit the Goldeneye Sailboat.
Anchor, Line and Rhode


Length Overall
15’ 10”
Beam 6’ 4”
Sail Area 193 sq. ft.
Genoa 160 sq. ft.
Keel Lead 1320 lbs.
Displacement 2500 lbs

Gannon & Benjamin built Herreshoff Alerion

Classic Sailboat Shop is excited to announce our acquisition of the Gannon & Benjamin built Herreshoff Alerion.  We are currently working on updating all of her paint and varnish for her exhibition at the 2017 Wooden Boat Show at Mystic Seaport.  We’re thrilled to have the opportunity to own and exhibit this magnificent reproduction of Capt. Nat’s favorite boat, built to the MIT Herreshoff plan specifications.



Gannon & Benjamin Rowing Dingy Asking $4,900.

Coming from the drawing board of Nat Benjamin and built in Vineyard Haven by G&B in 2007, this beautiful rowing boat has spent most of it’s life, unused,and in covered storage at the Concordia Boat Yard.  She was painted and varnished by the Concordia yard in 2015 and remains in superior like new condition.  She is cedar planking on steam bent frames. She comes with a pair of custom Shaw & Tenney oars.                                                           Located in Western Massachusetts in the town of Williamsburg.
Call 413-335-6402 or email

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Cape Dory Typhoon Daysailer/Weekender Completely Refinished $19,900.00

Professionally Restored Cape Dory Typhoon. Professional restoration in Rockport Maine Work completed January 2015.

1981 Cape Dory Typhoon
Hull professionally stripped and painted 2 part Awlgrip Blue
Botton professionally stripped, sanded and barrier coated with Interprotect
Decks and cockpit professionally painted 2 part Awlgrip
Nonskid professionally painted 2 part Awlgrip light beige
All Brightwork stripped and 7 coats of Epifanes Varnish
Professionally painted red boot stripe
New gold sheer pinstripe
New interior cockpit cushions 2014
Recent Mainsail with Stackpak and Harken Rollerfurling jib 2013
Depth and hull speed instruments, Hand Held VHF
Optional Triad Trailer
Anchor, Chain, Rode, life vests, flare gun safety package

Ready to sail. Asking $24,000/Offers Considered

Located in Western Massachusetts, near Northampton.
Call 413-335-6402 or email

Stuart Knockabout with 2014 Triad Trailer


photo 2 DIAMOND LAKE DREAMER has just arrived on the east coast from Bambridge Island Washington, this 2000 Stuart Knockabout was maintained “Open Check Book.” This one owner Stuart has been impeccably maintained and very lightly used by her owner. She has Main, Jib, Genoa, Spinniker, full mooring cover and custom winter cover. Boat offered at $64,500 without trailer. Trailer offered separately at a price negotiable with buyer of the boat. Call 413-335-6402 or email