Charlie Peel 34ft classic yacht from 1960 is now for sale with DBY Boatsales.
In 1960, The Beatles played concerts in Australia. JFK was still alive and Melbourne hosted the Olympic Games.
Charlie Peel was getting close to the end of his very successful yacht design and boatbuilding career. Well known for building Gaff rigged racers plus many other timeless classics like this one.
A beautifully built 34ft hardwood framed, carvel planked oregon hulled yacht, Charlie is a fine example of Australian yacht building.
Featuring a wardrobe of quality sails by Hood and Norths. A near brand new furling headsail made by Hood, 2016 standing and running rigging.
Charlie is comfortable and fully equipped down below for coastal cruising, or just pottering around local bays and harbours.
Accommodation for 4 comprising a single bunk to each side of the saloon plus a large queen double in the bow. A butterfly style salon table of very high gloss sits in between the bunks. Recent navy blue and white marine upholstery throughout.
New electrics wiring and gauges in 2016, the 2 batteries were replaced in 2018.
A 2012 diesel shaft driven Vetus/Kubota engine with approximately 400 hours that presents like new. Stainless fuel tank x 100 litres and stainless water tank x 260 litres.
The teak coachhouse has fibreglass sheathing and so does the decks and cockpit floor. Constantly maintained and restored by her present owners, she is in great shape, looks a trophy and turns heads everywhere she goes, and is ready for new owners. Designed by Charlie Peel and built in 1960, Lane Cove. One of our great designers of yesteryear.
Owned at one stage by well known yachtsman, Colin Beashell who crewed on the winning America's Cup team Australia II in 1983 and competed at six Olympics between 1984 and 2004, winning bronze in 1996.
Exclusively with DBY Boatsales and located just near our sales office. Inspection welcome anytime and will not disappoint.
For sale with DBY Boat Sales Pittwater Office in Newport. Please call +61 2 9999 3311 for an inspection. For additional high resolution photos and detailed inventory, please email email@example.com.
Country Origin : Australia
Designer : Charlie Peel
Builder : Charlie Peel
Water (Potable) Capacity (l) : 260
Hull Construction Material : Hardwood ribs, planked in Oregon
Hull Type : Mono sloop
Deck Construction Material : Fibreglass sheathed marine ply
Length (feet) : 34 feet
Length (m) : 9.7 m
Draft (m) : 1.3 m
Draft (feet) : 4'6 feet
Keel/Ballast : Long cruising keel
Number of Helms : 1 tiller plus emergency backup
Number Of Engines : 1
Engine Standard : Vetus/ Kubota
Stroke : 4
Engine Hours : 400
Horse Power (hp) : 27
Drive Type : Shaft
Engine Room : Vetus/Kubota based 3 cylinder 27hp diesel. Located under cockpit steps and cockpit floor. Heat and sound insulated.
Number of Batteries : 2
Fuel Type : Diesel
Number of Fuel Tanks : 1
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) : 100
Propeller : Fixed 3 blade
Steering System : Tiller
Accommodation Notes : Near new upholstery, very large queen sized bed in the bow, single bunks to both port and starboard.
Number of Berths : 4
Number of Toilets : 1
Toilet Type : Porta loo
Holding Tank (L) : 25
Galley Notes : 2 burner metho stove in excellent condition, pantry area with storage for cutlery, crockery. Stainless BBQ and gas bottle.
Stove : Maxie metho 2 burner
Refrigeration : Icebox
Number of Sinks : 1
Entertainment and Appliances Notes : Fusion sound system with AM/FM/CD/DVD
Anchor / Winch : CQR plough anchor with ample chain and warp.
Bilge Pump : 2 electric and 1 manual
Deck Gear : Fenders, lines, boat hook, BBQ, solar panel
Mast/Rigging : 2016 stainless standing rigging and 2016 running rigging. Sitka spruce timber mast re sheathed 2016, removed and all sheathes replaced.
Sail Inventory : Norths fully battened main in boom bag, Hood headsail 2016 on furler with navy UV strip.
Electrics : Panel rewired 2016,12v outlet, 2 batteries, inverter, solar panel, Fusion sound system, cabin lighting.
Dinghy : Inflatable with outboard.
Safety Gear : Life jackets, brass horn, fire extinguisher, fire blanket, V sheet, 2 large auto bilge pumps.
Covers : All covers replaced 2016, full cockpit cover, boom bag, UV strip on headsail.
Ground Tackle : CQR plough anchor with ample chain and rode.
Has Navigation Lights : Portable battery operated
Radio : Handheld with charger.
Number of Life Jackets : 6
Remarks : Outstanding looking classic yacht that has so much room and old appeal. A real performer under sail. Woody point race winner for sure.
Vessel Name : CHARLIE