Cornish Crabbers have a long standing reputation for classic looking yachts which benefit from modern construction methods and high build standards. 5 berths in an open plan layout. This Cornish Yawl has had some recent internal refurbishment and a new mast and gaff in 2016. She is an ex London Boat Show boat and was launched onto Windermere from new. The current owner sails without the Mizzen mast which comes with the boat along with the sail and all fittings. Twin axle, unbraked yard trailer included.
Available to view. Please contact Maiden Marine on 015394 88050 to arrange an appointment.
GRP yacht with long keel and counter hung rudder with tiller steering. Boat draws 0.90M with the centre board raised and 1.52M when lowered. This operation is very easy due to the electric winch.
Smart black simulated clinker topsides with contrasting off white superstructure. Large self draining cockpit with wooden grate to cockpit sole. Aft deck with locker storage and mizzen mast. Raised coachroof to give accommodation height. Foredeck with electric windlass and spurn pipe for chain. Anchor mounted on foredeck for easy deployment.
Vessel powered by a Yanmar 1GM10 inboard diesel engine situated beneath the companionway steps in a sound proofed compartment. Engine start panel situated at companionway adjacent to the switch panel and remote greaser for the stern tube. Single lever engine control in cockpit adjacent to the tiller for easy manoeuvring.
Bank of two 12V batteries (2018) provide engine start and domestic power and are recharged via the engine alternator.
Yawl rigged yacht with deck stepped silver spruce spars, boom and bowsprit. The mast and gaff were replaced in 2016. Stainless steel standing rigging and terylene running rigging. All lines are led aft to cockpit. Gaff mainsail and roller furling Genoa and Mizzen sail to rear. All sails are the traditional tan colour, made by Rockall and are protected by sail covers or UV strips. The age of the sails is unknown.
The boat can sleep 5 people with a raised double in the forepeak, two singles in the saloon and a further single in the pilot/quarter berth. The interior is a blend of cedar,teak and painted surfaces giving a traditional yet warm feel. The vessel is fitted with Eberspacher heating which extends the sailing season and keeps the boat warm and dry.
Steps from the cockpit lead down into the main cabin. Immediately to port is the large heads compartment with sea toilet. This can double as a wet locker to keep the saloon free of wet clothing . There is a removable panel in the rear bulkhead which gives access to the cockpit seat and is handy for storing bulky, occasional use items. Opposite the heads is the chart table with the quarter berth behind.
Forward of the heads is the galley with gas oven, 2-burner hob and grill. There is storage for crockery and cutlery behind the cooker and lockers for provisions above. The chart table is opposite and doubles as a handy preparation area. The sink is part of the chart table and features hand pumped fresh water faucet. Good storage area beneath the sink.
The settee/berths are situated either side of the central table which has drop leaves. Lots of storage beneath the forward berth and under the two settee berths in the saloon.
Well equipped yacht that has been on the Lake for a considerable time and equipped for lake sailing. Included in the sale are: