A retro-styled motor sailer based on the no 1 Colvic Springtide 25 hull. She was fitted out to a good standard by her present owner/builder from 1974 to 1979 and was used for family sailing. She has been in under cover storage for the last five years, due to the purchase of a motor boat. A Perkins M20 diesel engine was fitted in 1991, which has only had around 200 hrs use.
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Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
LOA: 25 ft 0 in
Beam: 8 ft 0 in
LWL: 20 ft 0 in
Maximum Draft: 3 ft 3 in
Displacement: 6720 lbs
The accommodation offers up to four berths in two cabins. Forward cabin with two vee berths converting to a double berth, with stowage below. Heads compartment to port, with SL400 sea toilet. Pull out washbasin. Stowage. Hanging locker opposite to starboard (stripped out). Saloon berths port and starboard, with stowage under and outboard. Two burner cooker with oven and grill aft to starboard. Sink/drainer aft to port, with stowage above and below. Steps up to open-backed wheelhouse. Cockpit seating with stowage under.
Located under the wheelhouse floor. Perkins M20 diesel engine (1991) approx 200 hours. Freshwater cooled via heat exchanger. Electric start. Single lever engine control. Shaft drive to fixed three bladed propeller. Cruising speed 5 knots. maximum speed 6 knots.
Alternator charging to 1 x 12 volt battery.
12 volt switch panel
Sails & Spars
Gaff rigged ketch/yawl with Douglas fir spars. Stainless steel standing rigging. Terylene running rigging. Wykham Martin furling jib.
Mainsail - fair
Gaff mizzen - fair
Jib - fair
Staysail - fair
NASA Stingray depth sounder
SL two speed manual anchor windlass with CQR anchor & chain
Fisherman kedge anchor
Galvanised pulpit, pushpit & stanchions with stainless steel lifelines
Various fenders & warps
Electric bilge pumps x 2
Lifebuoy x 2
Fitted out by present owner from 1974 to 1979 based on a Colvic Springtide 25 hull. White painted GRP hull. Epoxy coated. Long keel with iron in concrete ballast. Wooden superstructure with open backed wheelhouse. Wheel steering to transom hung rudder. Painted non slip to decks.
A retro-styled motor sailer based on the no 1 Colvic Springtide 25 hull. She was fitted out to a good standard by her present owner/builder from 1974 to 1979 and was used for family sailing. She has been in under cover storage for the last five years, due to the purchase of a motor boat. A Perkins M20 diesel engine was fitted in 1991, which has only had around 200 hrs use. Viewing by appointment through Howard Ford Marine Sales.
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.