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|Length||26 ft / 7.92 m|
|Location||Walton on the Naze, Essex (Titchmarsh Marina)|
|Tax Status||Tax Paid|
|LOA||26 ft / 7.92 m|
|Beam||8 ft 6 in / 2.59 m|
|Max Draft||3 ft / 0.91 m|
|Engine Make||Volvo Penta|
|Drive Type||Shaft Drive|
|Propeller Type||3 Blade|
1978, FULLY REFURBISHED, B Layout, IN-MAST FURLING, original gelcoat, WHEEL STEERING, re-lined internally, a lovely "ready to go" boat!
Built in 1978. GRP construction with white topsides and superstructure (original gelcoat), twin bilge keels, self draining aft cockpit with wheel steering, 5 berth internal B layout with around 6’0” maximum headroom, masthead Bermudan sloop rig.
Designed by Laurent Giles and built by Westerly Marine Construction. Yard number K2081. Hull No SOU046778.
LOA 26' 0” (7.9m)
Beam 8' 6” (2.6m)
Draft 3' 0” (0.9m)
Headroom 6' 1"
Displacement 6700 lbs
SAILS and RIG:
Behind the mast furling mainsail. Rotostay genoa roller reefing system with furling genoa. Alloy mast and boom have both been re-sprayed. Stainless steel standing rigging.
Volvo MD11C 25 HP inboard diesel engine with raw water cooling. 10 gallon fuel tank. Alternator charging to 2 x 12 volt batteries. Shaft drive to fixed 3 blade propeller. Cruising speed under engine is around 5 knots with a maximum speed of around 6 knots.
Stainless steel pushpit, pulpit and guardwires, IYE mainsheet track on transom rail, Whitlock Titan wheel steering on binnacle, Lewmar self tailing sheet winches, Lewmar 6 halyard winches, lines led aft to cockpit, midships cleats, anchor with chain, Simpson Lawrence manual anchor windlass, mooring warps, fenders.
Cruiser echo sounder (2018), Cruiser log (2018), Navico Axis RT1400 VHF radio, navigation lights.
Fire blanket, manual bilge pump.
Her galley has a Plastimo Coral gas cooker with 2 burners and grill, ice box, water supply to the sink from approx 10 gallon water tank. Her separate heads compartment has a Jabsco marine toilet. New blue and green velour upholstery with curtains and carpets.
“B” layout with 2 “V” berths in the forward cabin, her “L” shaped saloon arrangement with single berth and 2 single quarter berths.
"Sonnet" is a superb example of these lovely family boats. She is unusual in that she has both wheel steering and in-mast furling, making her very easy to sail. She has been professionally refurbished and her features include;
New headlinings throughout
New upholstery and curtains
New sea toilet
Gas updated, checked and certificated
New Log and Depth Sounder
Epoxy coated below the waterline 2017/8
Non slip decks repainted
Alloy mast re-sprayed
Bilges and lockers painted out
Gate valves serviced
Re-wiring and new switch panel work carried out
Overall a super "ready to launch" boat with original gelcoat and some great features!
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.