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    Formosa - 56 Pilothouse


    Formosa 56 Pilothouse ketch 1991

    L.O.A. 62ft  -  L.O.D. 56ft

    The Formosa 56 Pilothouse offers a great package with great accommodation and inventory, she has a lovely warm interior with volumes of quality hardwood joinery and fittings. She was made to travel the seven seas in comfort. 

    This Formosa 56 does require some work to her teak decks and a few other areas but at this price she deserves to be looked at if you plan to go serious blue water sailing, charter or require a economic comfortable live a board - bags of accommodation and berths

    Sails and Rigging

    Ketch Rig
    Cutter rigged with Staysail
    Stainless steel standing rigging
    Battened mainsail with lazy jacks
    Furling Genoa
    Furling Staysail on self tacking track
    Furling system by Harken
    Winches by Harken all self tailing.


    Ford Lehman 135hp diesel engine
    Four 12 volt batteries charged by alternator
    Two steering positions both with engine and gear controls
    Three bladed propeller on stainless steel shaft
    Fisher Panda 12 Generator located in the engine bay

    Excellent access with Engine Bay light
    Air conditioning unit and system believed to require attention
    Bow thruster
    240 volt shore power system with battery charger



    Eight berths in four cabins plus the saloon working aft as:-
    Workshop and rope locker in the bow with access to the chain store
    Heads compartment with marine toilet
    Two forward crew cabins each with two single bunk beds

    Main saloon with Navigation station,
    "L" Shaped settee arrangement with saloon table and two single portable seats
    Two single seats opposite with inbuilt chess table between
    Ample storage and shelving for long distance sailing
    Electrical panel with main switches
    Heating panel
    Flat screen TV

    Further aft steps down to Galley
    Third guest Cabin with two bunk beds

    Large stateroom with huge double bed, wardrobes, storage and
    En Suite heads compartment
    Two day seats with table between featuring a further inlaid chess table


    Linear style galley with Three burner gas cooker with oven
    Microwave oven, new refrigerator, two stainless steel sinks, worktop area
    Ample storage facility for pots, pans and provisions



    Garmin 12 inch touch screen display unit with :
    Sonar, etc

    Wind Instruments
    Icom VHF Radio

    Autohelm 7000 autopilot

    Manual and Electric Bilge pumps
    Fire extinguishers

    Harken Self tailing winches
    Electric anchor windlass by with foot controls on bow plus remote at the helm
    Anchor with stainless steel chain
    Mooring lines and fenders
    Pilothoue has rear canvas screen for shelter and security
    Stainless steel mooring cleats
    Stainless steel dinghy davit system
    Stainless steel boarding ladder
    Stainless stee Dorades for ventilation
    Two Outboard brackets
    Folding dropleaf cockpit table
    Cockpit cushions
    Mainsail and Mizzen sail covers.


    This Formosa 56 is a serious blue water cruiser.
    She requires some attention to the deck and other areas but represents great value.
    Well appointed with a great layout and practical deck layout she will make an ideal livaboard or as an income stream through charter.


    The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.


    Contact one of the sales team on 01752 401421

    Please note this vessel is off site and viewings are by appointment only.

    Category:Sailing Boats
    Model:56 Pilothouse
    Mooring Country:United Kingdom
    Year built:1991
    Sales status:Sold
    LOA:18.9 m/62 ft
    Length:18.9 m/62 ft
    Width:4.66 m/15 ft
    KW:135.0 hp
    No. of cabins:4
    No. of berths:7
    WC & bathrooms:2
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