Moored in West Mersea,Essex. This sale comes with it's mooring until March 31st 2014(if it's wanted - good bass fishing!)
Breif description Kent 8m G class motor sailor,built Norfolk Knights 1974, LOA 27 ft Beam 8ft6 Draft 3ft LWL 21ft 6. GRP Contruction
Bilge keel, very roomy solid family boat with a headroom of 6ft3
2005 sails by Crusader, Bermudan sloop rig
Perkins 4107 47hp diesel with TMP gearbox,
4 berths in 2 cabins - 2 double beds,
large deep safe cockpit with stainless steel pulpits around- self draining
2011 survey report with all recommendations complete - was stated that this vessel was in great condition for age and type
SAILS & RIG: Slab reefing mainsail (Crusader, 2005) with mainsail cover (Crusader 2005), Genoa roller reefing system by Facnor with furling No 1 Genoa (Crusader, 2005). All lines led aft to cockpit. Alloy mast and boom by Z Spars and stainless steel standing rigging. Her standing rigging was replaced in 2005.
ENGINE: Perkins 4107 47HP inboard diesel engine (reconditioned during the last 10 years). 150 litre fuel tank. Alternator charging to 2 x 105 amp/hr 12 volt batteries. Fixed propeller with rope cutter and shaft drive.
FUEL & WATER:Fuel capacity 150 litres
Freshwater 10 gallons
DECK GEAR: Stainless steel pushpit, pulpit and guardrails, blue spraydodgers with name, rear stainless steel boarding ladder, tiller, 2 sheet winches, davits, CQR anchor with 60m chain and warp, manual anchor windlass, kedge anchor, 4 fenders.
SAFETY GEAR: Horseshoe lifebuoy, manual fire extinguisher, manual bilge pump and electric bilge pump.
NAVIGATION EQUIPMENT: Compass, Clipper echo sounder, NASA Stingray log, ICOM ICM 411 DSC VHF Radio, Panasonic FM/AM radio, windvane at masthead, Garmin 551s GPS Used 3 times, radar reflector, clock and barometer, navigation light, steaming light and anchor light.
DOMESTIC EQUIPMENT: 240 volt ringmain. Her galley has a gas cooker with 2 burners, oven and grill, water supply to stainless steel sink from 10 gallon fixed water tank. Separate heads compartment has a Simpson Lawrence marine toilet. Recent fabric upholstery with curtains and carpets.
ACCOMMODATION: She has 4 berths including 2 “V” berths in the forward cabin, her saloon settee berth converts to a double. Fold down table. Galley to starboard and heads to port.
“Festina Lente” has had 4 owners from new. I purchased Festina in 2011 and her previous owner sailed her locally for 10 years. She is easily sailed, handled by one person or ideal for family cruising. She is very clean and tidy, her interior is roomy and her upholstery recent. Her last survey was in 2011 and all recommendations were complete.
Genuine reason for sale 07956 877412 for further info. No time wasters please or Canvassers
Thanks for Looking
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