The LM 27 is a popular choice for those looking to escape poor weather yet still enjoy helming on the tiller from the large aft cockpit. Spindrift comes with a full inventory and has had new cushions, canvas work, batteries and electronics and standing rigging during recent years.
Viewing by appointment only through our Essex office (01621) 785600
The accommodation offers six berths in two cabins with 6' headroom in the saloon and 6'3" headroom in the wheelhouse. V-berth forward with infill, hatch to foredeck and stowage under berths. In the saloon there are two settee berths which both convert to doubles, fixed table with drop leaves and further storage. Separate heads compartment to port with marine toilet (new 2017) and slide-out washbasin with a generous hanging locker opposite to starboard. Steps up to the semi-enclosed wheelhouse with helm to starboard and galley opposite consisting of a 2-burner gas cooker with grill, stainless steel sink with pressurised cold water supply and more storage. The wheelhouse also has generous stowage space beneath the wheelhouse sole. Full cockpit cover. Wheel steering in wheelhouse with tiller steering in cockpit. Diesel fired warm air heating system. She has been re-upholstered with high quality cream and blue upholstery throughout below which is in 'as new' condition.
Located under the cockpit, Volvo Penta MD17C 3-cylinder 35hp diesel engine. Seawater cooled. Single lever controls with electric start. Shaft drive to fixed pitch 3-blade propeller. Full engine instrumentation.
The engine has been fully serviced summer 2017.
3 x 12 volt Batteries (all new 2016) charged via engine alternator. Shorepower system with ring mains. Electrical distribution panel. Full cabin lighting.
Masthead bermudan rigged sloop. Silver anodised aluminium mast and boom by John Mast. Stainless steel standing rigging(new forestay and backstay 2017). Terylene running rigging, halyards replaced 2017. Roller reefing mainsail. Headsail furling system. 2 x Sheet winches. 2 x Halyard winches.
LM 27 built in 1980 by LM Glassfiber A/S to their own design. White GRP hull with blue styling stripe, superstructure and decks with moulded non-slip surfaces. Long keel with encapsulated ballast. Wheel and tiller steering to keel hung rudder. Aft self draining cockpit. Semi-enclosed wheelhouse with full cockpit cover.
The company normally acts as brokers for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute a part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part.
General note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as liferaft, fire extinguishers and flares etc., are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on board as part of the sale of a used vessel, may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owner’s specific needs.
Burnham Yacht Harbour
Burnham-on-Crouch, Essex CM0 8BL