Hunter Liberty 23, “Falcon”Dark blue hull no. 77, built 1985.
Ashore Rudders Boatyard, West Wales.
The Hunter Liberty has two shallow keels and a winch-operated central deep keel; this means that it can float in only 1 foot 3 inches of water and will dry out upright and stable.
The rigging, using two masts and booms, means that there are no jib/genoa sheets to handle and the boat will tack effortlessly.
“Falcon” is in excellent condition complete with 4-wheel Hayling trolley/road trailer combination with manual & electric winches, ramps and spare wheel.
Lewmar Delta 10kg bower anchor with 20m 26mm galvanised chain and 30m multiplait (2012), kedge anchor with galvanised chain and multiplait.
Stiffened masts, good main & mizzen sails with reefing lines to cockpit (2000/1996), Jeckells sail covers (1996), Jeckells spray hood and dodgers (1996, cleaned/proofed 2006), Jeckells boom tent (2006).
Cobra Marine DSC/VHF radio (2010),
in-cabin FM/USB stereo (2014),
Garmin 126 GPS (2010),
Simrad Tillerpilot (2009),
NASA depth sounder, NASA log (2014). With 240v shore power system,
anchor light, flare pack,
Plastimo Contest 101 compass, rescue buoy, stern ladder, blue fenders (8) with rope grips, 3 multiplait mooring lines.
Thetford Porta Potti in heads compartment.
Excellent condition Mercury 4S Saildrive (2006) last serviced 2014 with charging circuit and remote tank. Solar panel, 12v battery.