|Bermudian sloop. 43'9" x 33'wi x 11' x 7' 16TM. Devon £65,000
One of believed 6 designed & built by Camper & Nicholson in 1961 to Lloyds 100 A1 for H.H. Edwards as his third Sardonyx. A classic design of the period & the ultimate in traditional yacht design & construction. Full keel, short counter stern.
Masthead sloop rig on keel stepped alloy mast, spruce roller reefing boom. Double spreaders.
New 1999 Volvo diesel. Single lever controls to centre line prop.
8 berths. Fore peak with chains & sail stowage. Small fore cabin with V-berths, fore hatch over. Bulkhead door to owners cabin under the coach-roof, hatch over, port & stbd berths, good stowage. Bulkhead door to passage to port of the mast, large heads compartment to stbd with Blake sea toilet, porcelain basin & stowage, sliding door, lockeers to port. Large saloon cabin with port & stbd settee berths with deep-buttoned shaped cushion s. Pilot berth to port, rockers to stbd behind settees, drop leaf table between. Chart table to stbd with forward facing seat. Galley to port with double sinks, gas cooker-. Hand pump. Scrubbed teak sole boards. All original varnished teak joinery in fine condition. Full head-room all through.
This yacht is in the finest tradition of.UK yacht building by England's most famous yacht yard. A highly competetive, class one yacht in her day, still fast if driven but a confortable, manageable long-legged family cruising yacht. Prol repainted this year & a new engine installation. Good, clean condition.