1981 Mirage 2700
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- Engine/Fuel Type:
- Single / diesel
- Located In:
- Burnham-on-Crouch, Essex, United Kingdom
- Hull Material:
- Current Price:
- £ 8,795 (US$ 11,088)
- Sale Pending
The Mirage 2700 is a spacious family cruiser with twin keels ideal for exploring creeks and estuaries. 'Coppice' has been very well maintained and upgraded and comes with a great inventory including wind generator, autopilot, twin-cylinder engine and more. She is likely to be the best available, is competitively priced and only being sold as her owners are now looking to go larger for longer trips away.
Viewing by appointment only through our Essex office on (01621) 785600.
Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Builder: Maplin Marine Construction Ltd
Designer: Thames Marine
Keel: Twin Keel
Hull Shape: Monohull
LOA: 25 ft 5 in
Beam: 9 ft 5 in
LWL: 21 ft 0 in
Maximum Draft: 3 ft 6 in
Displacement: 2700 kgs
Ballast: 1296 kgs
Total Power: 18 HP
Engine Brand: Yanmar
Year Built: 1987
Engine Model: 2GM20
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 18 HP
Cruising Speed: 5 knots
Maximum Speed: 6 knots
Fresh Water Tanks: (136 Liters)
Fuel Tanks: (45 Liters)
Number of heads: 1
5 berths in 2 cabins with approx. 6' max. headroom. Forepeak with double V berth, hatch to foredeck and stowage areas. Heads compartment to starboard with Jabsco marine toilet (new 2001) and sliding wash basin. Hanging locker to port over trotter box. Saloon with two settee berths either side of a folding central table, the port berth has a removable solid lee cloth which stows neatly to starboard. Galley aft to port equipped with an ENO stainless steel 2-burner gas cooker with grill and oven (new 2006), stainless steel galley sink, cool box and good storage space. Fold down chart table aft to starboard over quarter berth. Manually pumped cold water supply. Blue upholstery.
Located under companionway, Yanmar 2GM20 18hp 2-cylinder diesel engine (new 1987). Seawater cooled. Single lever controls with electric start. Shaft drive to fixed 3-bladed propeller. Stainless steel 10 gallon capacity fuel tank.
The engine was professionally inspected and the head overhauled in 2012 and is in very good condition, last serviced in May 2018.
2 x 12v Batteries charged via engine alternator. Rutland 504 wind generator (new 2011) with Marlec HRDI digital charge regulator (new 2011). Full cabin lighting.
The wiring has been upgraded with fuses fitted to every circuit.
Sails & Spars
Masthead bermudan sloop rig with black anodised aluminium mast and boom by Boyce. Spinnaker pole. Stainless steel standing rigging (new 2009). Terylene running rigging. Slab reefing mainsail. Plastimo 608S headsail furling system (new 1996). 2 x Barlow 16 sheet winches. 2 x Barlow 16 halyard winches.
- Mainsail - Jeckells - 1997 - good
- Furling Genoa with blue UV strip - Longton & Gray - 2007 - very good
- Cruising chute - Jeckells - 1997 - very good
- CQR 25lb anchor with 45m of chain
- Stainless steel pulpit, pushpit and stanchions
- Stainless steel transom boarding ladder
- Outboard bracket mounted on transom
- Blue mainsail cover and named cockpit dodgers (new 2010)
- Fenders and warps
- Ensign and staff
- Plastimo Contest compass
- Icom M421 DSC VHF radio (new 2005)
- Incastec Maxi echo sounder
- VDO Sumlog speed/log
- Garmin 120XL GPS navigation system
- Standard Horizon CP180i colour GPS chart plotter (new 2006)
- Raymarine ST2000+ autopilot (new 2005)
- Hand bearing compass
- Clock and barometer (inclinometer to be removed)
- Navigation lights
- 2 x Fire extinguishers
- Fire blanket
- Radar reflector
- Harness eyes
- Electric bilge pump with automatic and manual switching
- 2 x Manual bilge pumps
Mirage 2700 built in 1981 by Maplin Marine Construction Ltd. White GRP hull with blue styling stripe. Gelshield epoxy coated beneath the waterline in 1992. White GRP decks with moulded non-slip surfaces. Stainless steel grab rails on coachroof. Cast iron twin bilge keels. Tiller steering to transom hung rudder. Self-draining cockpit.
Coppice has been professionally refitted and upgraded to a high standard during the last 15yrs which has included replacement headlinings, refinished woodwork, replacement upholstery, upgraded chain plates and much more. She comes complete with various spares and appears in very good condition for her age.
The company normally acts as brokers for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute a part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part.
General note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as liferaft, fire extinguishers and flares etc., are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on board as part of the sale of a used vessel, may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owner’s specific needs.