1988 Traditional Souwester 18
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- Located In:
- Plymouth, Devon, United Kingdom
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- Current Price:
- £ 7,950 Tax Paid (US$ 10,334)
A Sou'wester 18 built by Barry Chisam, Bluebelle is Gaff rigged sloop, built 1988, she is a rare example of a version of this attractive and seaworthy craft built in this open style. A really beautiful little boat, with lots of character and attention to detail. In concept she is fast and traditionally appealing with classic lines but also benefiting from the low maintenance associated with modern construction. She is an excellent dayboat capable of coastal passages while her shoal draft makes her an easy choice for those wanting to explore estuaries and rivers, an adventurous owner could even camp onboard as there is ample stowage and plenty of room for a roll bed on the cockpit floor
White rubbing strake with Iroko varnished trim and bronze fittings
Winch operated centre plate
LOA: 22ft 6in, LWL: 18ft 6in, Beam: 7FT, Draft: 2ft/4ft. Displacement: 2800lbs.Sails: 256sqft, Main: 136sqft
Foresail on Sailspar Roller Reefing: White with UV strip, Top-sail: White with blue strip.
Boom Tent and Winter Cover
Engine: 5hp outboard
Centreplate is galvanised steel, operated by a small winch, she's rigged as a gaff sloop with sails in very good condition including roller furling genoa ,slab reefing main with a large topsail. She sails without excessive heeling or weather helm, is well balanced, performs well in light airs. There is a depth sounder and speed log, anchor and chain. A very safe family boat, can seat about six comfortably, takes the ground upright, will turn heads wherever she goes. £7950
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Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
LOA: 18 ft 6 in
Beam: 7 ft 0 in
Maximum Draft: 4 ft 0 in
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.