1971, professionally refurbished 2014/5! Topsides re-sprayed 2020, cockpit re-sprayed, alloy mast re-sprayed, new running rigging, Volvo diesel lifted, serviced, new head gasket fitted and returned to boat with new mounts, new sprayhood & dodgers, new plumbing, some new upholstery, gas supply upgraded, new rudder 2015, new mild steel fuel tank 2015 and new cooker!
Built in 1972. GRP construction with blue topsides (professionally re-sprayed 2014), white superstructure, twin bilge keels, self draining aft cockpit with tiller steering, teak cockpit seating & floor, bermudan sloop rig and 6 berth “B” layout with around 5’11” maximum headroom.
Westerly Marine Construction. Hull No K540
LOA 26' 0" (7.9m) Beam 8' 6" (2.6m)
LWL 23’ (7m) Draft 3' 0" (0.9m)
Headroom 5' 11" Displacement 3001 kgs
Roller reefing mainsail with new mainsail cover. Plastimo 508s genoa roller reefing system with furling genoa Alloy mast has been re-sprayed silver. Alloy boom. Stainless steel standing rigging (new May 2006) and new running rigging.
Volvo Penta 2020 3 cylinder 18hp diesel inboard engine with shaft drive to fixed 3 blade propeller. Single lever controls. new mild steel fuel tank. Alternator charging to 2 x 12v batteries. Her cruising speed under engine is around 5 knots.
Stainless steel pushpit, pulpit, stanchions and guardwires, blue sprayhood (new), new cockpit spray dodgers, stainless steel boarding ladder on transom, anchor with chain, mooring warps and fenders.
Plastimo Contest Compass. Nasa Clipper wind, Raymarine echo-sounder & log, Cobra DSC VHF radio, navigation lights and masthead tricolour light.
Fire extinguisher, manual bilge pump.
Her galley has a new Tasman 4500 gas cooker with 2 burners and grill, coolbox under saloon berth, sink with water supply from 15 gallon tank. Her separate heads compartment has a marine toilet.
“B” Layout 6 berths in 2 cabins including 2 “Vee” berths in the forward cabin with in-full. 2 single quarter berths and one single berth in the saloon. Table can be removed or lowered to form a double berth.
Complete professional refurbishment in 2014/5 including:-
Hull professionally re-sprayed
Exterior varnish work stripped and recoated
Alloy mast re-spayed
Non slip decks re-painted
Cockpit teak removed, cleaned, sanded and re-fitted
New running rigging fitted
Volvo engine lifted, checked, serviced and refitted on new mounts
(also new head gasket fitted)
Bilges and lockers re-painted
Gate valves checked & serviced/renewed where necessary
Domestic plumbing renewed
New spray dodgers fitted
Interior linings renewed
Some new upholstery and new carpets throughout
New gimballed cooker
Gas supply upgraded and tested
Anti-fouled March 2015
Stanchions removed, stress cracks repaired, new bases fitted
New rudder fitted 2015.
New mild steel fuel tank fitted 2015.
Overall a fine example, one you can just "step on board and go"!