A very pretty Danish MFV converted in a previous ownership with a well balanced gaff ketch rig. Spacious accommodation with 5 berths in 3 cabins, modern Cummins 6cyl diesel with low hours. This is a very pretty hull with huge potential but due to neglect in recent years she is now in a poor state of repair and is considered a project. 2018 survey carried and the findings of that report are available to a potential buyer.
The Honey Bee 28 was conceived as part of a yacht design competition held by the Glasgow Evening Standard, apparently influenced by some of Kim Holmans designs. A solid cruising yacht with a comfortable cockpit, full length berths and full standing headroom. Recent major refit with new engine, rigging, sails, systems and upholstery, she is a well equipped yacht in tidy condition and ready to go cruising. Mahogany on oak construction with a laid teak over ply deck. Sole 2cyl diesel new in 2011.
Built in 2003, the concept was for a classic looking yacht with modern performance. The underwater lines of the Mini Transat were used to develop a very slippy and responsive hull yet with the looks and feel of a traditional gaff cutter. Traditionally built in larch on oak with all varnished teak coamings, solid yacht laid 1/4 sawn larch deck. Basic interior with 2 berths. Beta Marine 14hp diesel gives 7 knots. Fin type keel with a lead bulb can be retracted to reduce draft to less than 2', telescopic rudder to match. Will beat anything in light airs, a fascinating and very eye catching yacht at sensible money. NEW PHOTOS COMING SOON
A very pretty and solid cruising yacht, she was designed and built by Harry Feltham of Portsmouth in 1929. She has been in the same ownership for the last 30 years, with the cruising being shared between the east coast and the west country. During the current ownership she had a major refit including removing the keel, strengthening the hull and putting in a new engine. Pitch Pine hull on oak timbers, teak over ply deck. BMC 4cyl diesel. 4 berths with separate heads and galley. An eye catching yacht very well suited for UK cruising. NEW VIDEO
Built in 2011 to an 1897 design by Charles Sibbick. A forward thinking yacht in her day she has a fin and bulb keel with a separate rudder, similar to modern racing yachts. Built to the old design but using modern methods, she has a strip plank cedar hull all epoxy sheathed. Lug rig on a pole mast. An immaculate little package, complete with a road trailer, ideal for regatta racing and afternoon sails around the bay.
The 9 tonner was possibly the most popular of Hillyards boats, offering plenty of accommodation, a safe cockpit, easily handled rig and good sailing capabilities all in a 32' yacht. this is a particularly nice example which has been in a long experienced ownership with regular maintenance and attention to detail. She was built for the parents of the present owner and sailed by him as a young boy. 6 berths in fore and aft sleeping cabins plus the saloon. Completely rebuilt 2cyl Petter diesel in sparkling condition. A very nice tidy and genuine yacht. NEW VIDEO
Designed as a stretched 12 tonner offering a little more space and sweeter lines. Previous owner carried out a lot of work including new keel bolts, engine rebuild, new mast and rigging, upholstery and a good inventory of modern equipment. An ideal cruising boat with her centre cockpit which has a wooden canopy and can be completely enclosed with a canvas back. 5 berths including an aft cabin. 2016 survey available. Looking a little untidy and in need of some minor work, she recently undertook a 250 mile coastal passage.
No doubt one of the finest Holman 26 yachts available, thoroughly refitted and updated in recent years with a modern Beta engine, new rigging and sails, new keel bolts and a refitted hull. Stored in a dry shed every winter this is an extremely well cared for yacht. 4 berths, good headroom and easily sailed single handed if necessary, very well equipped with lots of gear, ready to go sailing this summer. Brand new road trailer available if required.
Lovely little gaff cutter presented in superb condition with a full inventory. Complete professional rebuild finished in 2005 plus recent professional maintenance and repairs, all documented. New deck and rig with any necessary hull work carried out. Large open cockpit, 2 berths under the foredeck with inboard Yanmar diesel. Brand new all over cover. Great concept of boat that will give a lot of fun and hassle free sailing.
A very pretty classic day boat rebuilt by a professional shipwright and finished in 2013. Attractive hull shape planked in mahogany with a new plywood deck. Open cockpit with enough space for camping under the cuddy and foredeck. Easily handled fractional bermudan sloop rig with very good sails including as new 2018 genoa. 2016 RM road trailer makes her a complete package and easily towed behind a moderate car. A very cost effective and fun way of getting on the water with minimal hassle and maximum pleasure. Very clean December 2018 survey available.