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Brightlingsea Essex UK|
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Westerly Griffon 26 with Volvo Penta MD7 diesel inboard (reconditioned 2018). A comfortable and forgiving cruising yacht with a pedigree of safe sail boating. Full galley, toilet compartment, cockpit tent and full navigation electronics. Well maintained and well equipped - set up for single handed or crewed sailing. Bright Star has a long history of careful owner maintenance and upgrades - previous trips include Channel and North Sea crossings. Currently ashore at Brightlingsea - engine serviced, antifouled, polished and ready to launch!
Deck: Sails replaced by Dolphin Sails (2018) - single line reefing back to cockpit. 160% genoa on roller reefer. Standing rigging (renewed 2017). Stackpack, dodgers and spray hood (new 2016). Cockpit tent and sunshade (new 2016). Pulpit / pushpit / lifelines. Cockpit handrails with gate for transom. Electric windlass (2018) + anchor + 40m chain + self draining anchor locker. TekDek synthetic teak flooring (2019).
Cabin: 5 / 6 berths in 2 cabins. Full galley with cooker, sink, fridge and shelves / storage. Hatch to deck. Clock and barometer.
Cockpit: Deep, safe cockpit with TekDek synthetic teak flooring. Tiller tamer. Cockpit seating with storage under.
Electronics: Garmin chart plotter. AIS + wind / depth / speed - all linked to chart plotter. SailSteer system. Ship to shore radio. Fridge - 240v / 12v (2017). Tiller pilot. LED lighting. Shore power + battery charge. Engine battery 85ah (2020) + 3x domestic batteries 110ah (2017).
Machinery: Volvo Penta MD7 diesel shaft drive - extensively reconditioned in 2018. 18hp @ 3,000rpm. Auxiliary outboard bracket. Electric bilge pump (new 2016). Approx 0.75L - cruising at 5 knots under power. Fuel capacity: 75L. Water capacity: 100L - manual and electric pumps.
|Berths:||5 / 6|
|Length over all:||7.92m|
|Length at waterline:||7.92m|
|Hull material:||Glass Fibre|