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Bristol Channel Pilot Cutter

£

A very rare, original Bristol Channel Pilot Cutter at a very manageable size. Same ownership for last 20 years, she has been continually maintained and has undertaken lengthy voyages every year. Recently commissioned for the season and ready for her next adventure.

  • Designer: Traditional
  • Builder: Cardiff
  • Year: 1875
  • Location Belfast
  • Length on deck: 43'
  • Beam: 12'4"
  • Draft: 6'
  • Tonnage(TM): 22TM
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43′ Holman Yawl – NEW BUILD

£SOLD

New build Holman yawl, constructed in strip plank with all bronze fastenings and fixings. Superb quality yacht, with a finished hull, laid subdeck and all the teak to make the coamings, coverboards, toe rails and to lay the deck. She is at the stage now where the new owner can tailor the interior and systems to suit personal requirements, so she will be a new build boat without the wait. Original plans are for a bermudian yawl. NEW PHOTOS.

  • Designer: Holman
  • Builder: Cornish
  • Year: in build
  • Location Cornwall
  • Length on deck: 43'
  • Beam: 11'6"
  • Draft: 6'4"
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43′ Fred Parker twin screw motor yacht

£75,000

A top quality yacht from one of England’s best known designers of the period and built by one of our most famous yards to the highest standards. All teak hull and decks, recent engines give her 10 knots, bow thruster and generator. 5 berths in 3 separate sleeping cabins outside of the saloon which is very unusual for a motor yacht of this size. Deep sheltered aft cockpit with access from the aft owners cabin. Two heads and showers. An immaculate yacht with stunning looks, present owners have had a super season covering a lot of miles but have decided to move to a sailing yacht. NEW VIDEO. Recently launched and moved to Dorset.

  • Designer: Fred Parker
  • Builder: Moody's
  • Year: 1964
  • Location Dorset
  • Length on deck: 43'6"
  • Beam: 12'
  • Draft: 4'9"
  • Tonnage(TM): 23TM
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Dalzell 43

£SOLD

An elegant custom built sloop from the drawing board of Steve Dalzell, she is well presented and equipped with all the gear required for serious offshore cruising. She has proved herself a quick and comfortable passage maker capable in all conditions, being the first boat home in her class on the 2003 ARC. The boat was commissioned by and built for a discerning owner who spared no expense creating their dream boat capable of undertaking any blue water cruising dream. She comes fully equipped and ready to take somebody on another adventure be it to the icy cold or balmy heat!

  • Designer: Steve Dalzell
  • Builder: A.P. Farrow
  • Year: 1987
  • Location Scotland
  • Length on deck: 43'
  • Beam: 12'2"
  • Draft: 6'6"
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Camper and Nicholson sloop

£SOLD

Built by Camper and Nicholson in 1960 to Lloyds 100A1 as a Class 2 racing boat. Honduras mahogany hull on Rock elm timbers. Solid teak deck new in 2003. Large amounts of refit work carried out in recent years. 8 berths in original and smart interior. A fast and powerful yacht in smart condition. Out sailing this season and competing well at classic regattas.

  • Designer: Camper and Nicholson
  • Builder: Camper and Nicholson
  • Year: 1960
  • Location Devon
  • Length on deck: 43'9"
  • Beam: 11'
  • Draft: 7'3"
  • Tonnage(TM): 16TM
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Buchanan Admirals Cup Yacht

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Designed by Alan Buchanan for Sir Maurice Laing as a contender for the Admirals Cup. Buit by Priors of Burnham in 1963. Planked in mahogany and teak on oak timbers with bronze floors and lead keel. Beta Marine 43hp diesel fitted in 2000. Major 1995 refit. She has been cruised extensively in present ownership but now needs a new home. Various work required including attention to the deck. A powerful, comfortable and fast cruising boat.

  • Designer: Alan Buchanan
  • Builder: Priors of Burnham
  • Year: 1963
  • Location North East England
  • Length on deck: 43'10"
  • Beam: 11'3"
  • Draft: 7'
  • Tonnage(TM): 18TM
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43′ Colin Archer Gaff Yawl

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A fantastic Colin Archer designed yacht, with lines refined by London marine architect WM McC. Meek. Relaunched in 2008 after a complete rebuild, this is now virtually a new boat in first class condition. Retaining many of her original features and fittings, the rebuild has produced a fine yacht. Immensely strong, powerful and very elegant.

  • Designer: Colin Archer
  • Builder: K Christensen, Norway
  • Year: 1936
  • Location Scotland
  • Length on deck: 43'6"
  • Beam: 14'3"
  • Draft: 6'5"
  • Tonnage(TM): 32TM
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John Alden Ketch

£

Very smart and impressive yacht built in 2000 to a 1968 John Alden design. GRP laminated hull with an encapsulated lead keel and cedar decks. Spacious interior with two double cabins and a large quarter berth all finished to high standard gives superb below decks accommodation. Large cockpit with wheel steering. Ketch rig is easily managed by a cruising couple with ample deck space to work on. A yacht of fantastic quality in very nice condition capable of going anywhere in the world in comfort, safety and style.

  • Designer: John Alden
  • Builder: Gweek Quay, Cornwall
  • Year: 2000
  • Location Devon
  • Length on deck: 42'
  • Beam: 11'11"
  • Draft: 5'4"
  • Tonnage(TM): 34,550lbs disp
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Colin Archer Gaff ketch.

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As strong a yacht of her type as could be built. Colin Archer type with classic Archer features and famous sea-keeping ability. Massive construction. Extensive blue water cruises in past ownership. A big yacht for her dimensions, ideal live-aboard cruising. Planked in pine, massive grown oak frames, hardwood deck. 7 berths. Excellent rig, sails and engine. Ready to sail.

  • Designer: Norway Christiansen. Risor
  • Builder: Christiansen. Risor. Norway
  • Year: 1954
  • Location Cornwall
  • Length on deck: 42 + bowsprit
  • Beam: 13'6"
  • Draft: 6'6"
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Converted MFV

£SOLD

Built in 1959 as one of a pair of fishing boats for a Brixham family, she retired from commercial fishing in 2007 when she was sold to the present owner. Converted to a yacht with a new raised foredeck and a 4 berth cabin below, new Volvo 170hp diesel in 2014 and a covered aft deck with seating which is perfect for entertaining. A fine big boat with lots of deck space and converted to make the best use of space below. Sensibly priced, in commission and ready to go.

  • Designer: Traditional
  • Builder: Galmpton Quay, Brixham
  • Year: 1959
  • Location Devon
  • Length on deck: 42'
  • Beam: 14'6"
  • Draft: 5'
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