Sailing BoatsCruisersHunterDuette 23
The Hunter Duette, essentially a twin keel Hunter Sonata, offers a great balance of attractive lines, fun sailing performance and comfortable accommodation whilst offering a reduced draft for creek crawling or drying moorings. This one has been sensibly upgraded with modern electronics, replacement standing rigging, new interior linings, and cushions. Presented in very good condition, she is well worth viewing. Viewing by appointment only through our Essex office on - Click here to reveal phone number -
4 berths in 2 cabins with approx. 5'7" max. headroom. Partially open plan saloon creating a more spacious feel with removable central table and two settee berths aft. Galley area forward with stainless steel 2-burner gas stove to port, stainless steel sink with manual cold water supply to starboard and various stowage areas. Jabsco Marine toilet (new 2019) located under forward berth. Teak effect sole boards. Pink upholstery (new 2014) and relined in 2015.
Spars & Sails
Fractionally rigged sloop. Z-Spars silver anodised mast and boom. Mast stepped in tabernacle. Stainless steel standing rigging (new 2015) with backstay tensioner. Terylene running rigging. Slab reefing mainsail with mainsail bag. Headsail furling system. 2 x Lewmar sheet winches. Lewmar halyard winch. Barton removable mainsheet traveller. Mainsail - Hyde - 2012 - good Furling Genoa - Hyde - 2012 - good
Mercury 5.5hp 4-stroke petrol outboard engine (NEW 2007) last serviced professionally in May 2020.
1 x 12v Battery charged via solar panel. Cabin lighting. Electrical distribution panel
Bruce anchor with chain and warp Stainless steel pulpit, pushpit and aluminium stanchions Red sprayhood (reconditioned 2019) and cockpit dodgers Red mainsail bag Cockpit cushions (red) Various fenders & warps
Nexus depth sounder (new 2014) Nexus speed & log (new 2014) Nexus windspeed & direction (new 2014) Icom M423 VHF radio with DSC & GPS (new 2014) Raymarine ST1000+ autopilot (new 2018) Masthead tricolour navigation light Clock and Barometer
Fire extinguisher Horseshoe lifebuoy Harness eyes
Hunter Duette built by Hunter Boats Ltd. to a David Thomas design as a twin keel version of the popular Sonata. White GRP hull, deck and superstructure with moulded non-slip surfaces. Cast iron twin keels. Self draining cockpit. New decals in 2016.
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