Google 1932 danish Schooner

Year: 1932  
Manufacturer: Wooden Ships
Price: £165,000

Gaff schooner. 56′ x 15’6″ x 7’6″ + bowsprit. UK Flag. Built in Denmark as a fishing boat in 1932. Converted to a yacht in 1970. Tall Ships Race 1972 and 1974. The present rig and configuration dates from a second major conversion in Holland in 1985. A very pretty smaller Danish fishing boat hull with fine elliptical counter stern, long keel. Usual immensely strong construction of these Danish boats – 3″ oak planking on 6″ x 4″ sawn oak frames at 12″ centres on an oak back-bone. The deck is laid in iroko, caulked and payed with 3′ bulwarks all round to give a safe, spacious deck. 2 casings on deck, one over the after cabin, one over the midships cabin. Entrance from aft casing to the aft cabin, entrance to saloon in midships casing and fore hatch. Hydraulic wheel steering. Gaff schooner rig sets 1900 sq ft sail in main, fore sail, staysail, jib, flying jib, main and fore topsails. Storm jib and trisail. All traditional block and tackle rigging. Varnished masts and spars, fidded topmasts on both masts. New main mast 2 years ago. Fixed bowsprit. Stainless steel rigging with dead-eyes and lanyards to external galvanised chain plates. Daf 8.25 125hp 6-cyl 1985 diesel with Hurth single lever controls to fixed 3-blade prop gives her 6knts. Mitsubishi 16KV 3-phase generator. 1650 litres diesel in 2 tanks. Dedicated engine room. 11 berths. The vessel is divided into 4 compartments below deck. Aft cabin with port double berth. Full width chart desk across the fwd bulkhead. Stbd w/t door through the heads and shower into the midships saloon cabin. Galley in the after port corner with breakfast bar, large table to port with seating all round. Stbd single settee berth and seat. Entrance from deck in after stbd corner above the door from aft cabin/heads. W/T bulkhead door in fwd stbd corner, passage with 2 berths to stbd, 4-berth guest cabin to port. Door to fwd 2-berth cabin, fore hatch above. Full head-room all through, slightly reduced in heads/shower. Lovely varnished hardwood joinery, lots of stowage. Gas cooker and double sinks in the galley with good work surface and stowage. Fridge. HW tank with 240v immersions heater. 3000 litres fresh water. 200 litre black water tank. Very fuly equipped with radar, radios, GPS, auto-pilot, hydraulic windlass, anchors and chain, dinghy etc etc. A very special little ship finished to yacht standard. Her size makes her very manageable as a private yacht with a lay-out below deck equally suitable for charter.

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+44 (0)1803 833899
+44 (0)1803 833899

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