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
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.
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.
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.
Kim Holman designed Sterling built by Uphams in 1963. Pitch Pine and mahogany planking on CRE frames. Perkins 35hp diesel, newly reconditioned engine fitted 2018. 5 berths including a quarter berth and a double forward. Good rig and sails including a recent mainsail. Another nice example of this fine yacht design, very capable, comfortable at sea and very pretty, she is easily managed by one or two people. Recent cosmetic overhaul, looking smart and ready to sail.
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. Recent survey has highlighted some areas of work so price has been reduced for a quick sale
The Glen Class was designed by Alfred Mylne and most of them were built in Bangor, Northern Ireland. It was a competitive fleet and there are still 25 boats racing in Strangford Lough and Dublin Bay. This boat was bought by the p[resent owners as a complete wreck and destined for the chainsaw. The hull was rebuilt, new frames where necessary and totally re-fastened and a new deck and deck structure fitted plus new interior. The rig is not to the original plans having been replaced by a previous owner after a dismasting! Lovely smart yacht on a brand new road trailer, ready to go sailing.
Westmacott designed gaff rigged day sailer built by Woodnutts. Pitch pine hull withlead keel and new bronze keel bolts. Major refit in 1983 with a new deck and coachroof. Recent rig and sails, optimised for racing and she has won many cups and trophies in present ownership. A very pretty boat with an impressive rig that gives great performance and exciting sailing. Recent refit including new floors and keel bolts, now looking smart and ready to go. On a heavy duty road trailer ready to tow away.
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