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Enquire about Folkboat Bermudan Sloop

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A very tidy example of the well known Folkboat. This is an English built boat with a higher coachroof and a slightly raised doghouse aft to increase the internal volume of the boat. Well equipped for cruising with guard rails all round and a self draining cockpit. 4 berths with a heads and galley. Yanmar 10hp diesel. Lots of history and a recent survey report, the present owner carried out a lot of work under the guidance of Folkboat UK in Lymington.

  • Designer: Sundren, Tor
  • Builder: Blakes, Somerset
  • Year: 1966
  • Location: Southampton
  • Length on deck: 25'4
  • Beam: 7'1
  • Draft: 3'8
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Enquire about Finesse Bermudan Sloop

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One of the nicest Finesse 24 yachts we have seen in a long time. Built in 1973 at the Finesse yard, she is a bilge keel example with less than 3' draft. Major works completed in present ownership including new keel bolts and bilge keels, new standing rigging and new Ratseys sails in 2013. Usual Finesse layout with 2 double berths and a separate heads compartment. Very tidy yacht in super condition.

  • Designer: Platt, A.F
  • Builder: A F Platt
  • Year: 1973
  • Location: West Wales
  • Length on deck: 22'
  • Beam: 8'1
  • Draft: 2'10
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Enquire about Hillyard 9 ton sloop

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A tidy example of the ever popular 9 ton Hillyard built by Hillyards in 1964. Major refit in present professional ownership, full details available. 6 berths in usual Hillyard layout with 2 sleeping cabins and the saloon. Aft cabin with a large double and the heads. Perkins 4108 diesel, galavnise rigging. Price reduced for quick sale because the owner has emigrated. Recent survey available. ALL SENSIBLE OFFERS CONSIDERED.

  • Designer: Hillyard, David
  • Builder: Hillyards yard
  • Year: 1964
  • Location: Devon
  • Length on deck: 32'
  • Beam: 8'
  • Draft: 4'6"
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Enquire about Laurent Giles Wanderer

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A nice example of a Wanderer class built by Colne Marine, Essex in 1965 for Cpt David Guthrie to complete an Atlantic circuit. She is a tough well built boat, clearly designed for short handed distance sailing. Cosmetically quite rough but structurally she appears to be sound. Brand new 2017 standing rigging and refitted sails. 2005 Bukh diesel. A fine little boat in need of some work. Although the work will take time it is not all skilled and is not beyond the capability of the competent amateur. A pedigree yacht at sensible money

  • Designer: Giles, Laurent
  • Builder: Colne Marine, Essex
  • Year: 1965
  • Location: Devon
  • Length on deck: 29'9"
  • Beam: 9'6"
  • Draft: 5'
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Enquire about Buchanan Admirals Cup Yacht

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Designed by Alan Buchanan for Sir Maurice Laing as a contender for the Admirals Cup. Buit by Priors of Burnham in 1963. Planked in mahogany and teak on oak timbers with bronze floors and lead keel. Beta Marine 43hp diesel fitted in 2000. Major 1995 refit. She has been cruised extensively in present ownership but now needs a new home. Various work required including attention to the deck. A powerful, comfortable and fast cruising boat.

  • Designer: Buchanan, Alan
  • Builder: Priors of Burnham
  • Year: 1963
  • Location: North East England
  • Length on deck: 43'10"
  • Beam: 11'3"
  • Draft: 7'
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Enquire about Cornish gaff cutter

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Built by Kittow of Porthleven, probably as a Plymouth Hooker and converted to a yacht sometime before WWII. Major refit in present ownership including lots of new planking and re-fastening plus new rigging. Deep safe cockpit with a bridge deck, spacious interior with 2 single berths and a double. Manageable gaff cutter rig, which can be handled by a small crew very easily. An exceptionally pretty boat in sound and smart condition with a long and well documented history

  • Designer: Traditional
  • Builder: Kittow of Porthleven
  • Year: 1897
  • Location: Cornwall
  • Length on deck: 32'6"
  • Beam: 10'6"
  • Draft: 5'
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Enquire about 41′ Buchanan Sloop

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Designed by Alan Buchanan and built by Sutton and Wiggins in 1964. this yard were one of the best in the area at the time and produced a small number of very high quality boats. Planked in teak on CRE frames with a teak on plywood deck. The original owner was an engineer and his firm fabricated all the stainless steel work on the boat including manufacturing the sheet winches from scratch. With only 3 owners from new she is an interesting yacht. In need of a sympathetic refit, she is generally a very sound boat and has an original build quality which was designed to last.

  • Designer: Buchanan, Alan
  • Builder: Sutton and Wiggins
  • Year: 1964
  • Location: Cumbria
  • Length on deck: 41'
  • Beam: 10'4"
  • Draft: 6'6"
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Enquire about John Alden Ketch

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Very smart and impressive yacht built in 2000 to a 1968 John Alden design. GRP laminated hull with an encapsulated lead keel and cedar decks. Spacious interior with two double cabins and a large quarter berth all finished to high standard gives superb below decks accommodation. Large cockpit with wheel steering. Ketch rig is easily managed by a cruising couple with ample deck space to work on. A yacht of fantastic quality in very nice condition capable of going anywhere in the world in comfort, safety and style.

  • Designer: Alden, John
  • Builder: Gweek Quay, Cornwall
  • Year: 2000
  • Location: Devon
  • Length on deck: 42'
  • Beam: 11'11"
  • Draft: 5'4"
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Enquire about 9 ton Hillyard

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9 ton Hillyards were built in huge numbers and are still extremely popular cruising boats as they provide 2 separate sleeping cabins , a saloon and a sheltered cockpit. In present ownership since 2005, she had a full refit in 2011 prior to a 3yr trip down the French canals to Italy and back. Yanmar 36hp diesel, 5 berths. Bermudan sloop rig. Price dramatically reduced due to owners advancing years and inability to use the boat any longer, must sell.

  • Designer: Hillyard, David
  • Builder: David Hillyard yard, Littlehampton
  • Year: 1959
  • Location: Hampshire
  • Length on deck: 32'
  • Beam: 8'6
  • Draft: 4'6
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Enquire about 59′ Bermudan Ketch

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An enormously powerful and capable cruising ketch with a impressive ocean racing and world cruising history. Fast, seaworthy and incredibly strong, this yacht has proved herself time and again over the years. 9 berths in 4 separate sleeping cabins, large doghouse saloon, good Catepillar engine. Brand new rig installed 2012 with all rigging and naviagtion equipment. A lot of boat for the money and a real blue water opportunity. Sold earlier this year and cruised between UK and Ireland this summer with new owners, unfortunately personal circumstances dictate the boat must be sold again.

  • Designer: Oehlmann, Kurt A.H.
  • Builder: Louw & Halverson, Cape Town
  • Year: 1961
  • Location: Devon
  • Length on deck: 59'
  • Beam: 16'5"
  • Draft: 6'6"
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Enquire about William Atkin Vilisar Ketch

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Colin Archer inspired gaff ketch known as the Vilisar Class, designed by William Atkin who also designed Knox-Johnston's Suhali, a slightly smaller version of the Vilisar but virtually identical. Now reduced to sell before summer due to the owner moving back to the US. Fantastic sea boat, she has completed at least two circumnavigations and a trans-Atlantic crossing and has been a comfortable family liveaboard cruising yacht in the past Major rebuild in 1999. 5 berth accommodation, Yanmar diesel, recent sails and 2013 and 2016 surveys. A reliable and easy to handle cruising yacht that will turn heads wherever she goes.

  • Designer: Atkin, William
  • Builder: Jack Bracket, California
  • Year: 1960
  • Location: Devon
  • Length on deck: 35'6"
  • Beam: 10'6"
  • Draft: 5'4"
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Enquire about Laurent Giles Salar 40

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Laurent Giles Salar 40 built by Moodys in 1966. She attended the London Boat show in that year and was awarded the Boat of the Show prize. Planked in mahogany on steamed oak timbers with a sheathed plywood deck. New Perkins Sabre engine in 2011, new standing rigging in 2009. She has a comfortable and sheltered open backed wheelhouse with wheel steering. Forward and aft sleeping cabins each with a heads compartment. Central saloon with dinette seating that forms a double berth. A very comfortable and capable cruising yacht with a 2016 survey. Priced very sensibly for a quick sale.

  • Designer: Giles, Laurent
  • Builder: Moodys
  • Year: 1966
  • Location: Suffolk
  • Length on deck: 39'
  • Beam: 11'6"
  • Draft: 5'4"
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