A bilge keel version of the ever popular Westerly Merlin. Her shallow draft makes her the perfect family cruiser for the East Coast. Replacement engine installed in 2020. Viewing by appointment at our Suffolk Office - Click here to reveal phone number -
See plan: Up to seven berths in three cabins with good headroom. Forward cabin with V berth and shelving. Saloon has settee berths (one converts to a double) with folding leaf table between and good storage outboard. L shaped galley to port with stainless steel sink, Flavell gas cooker with two burners, grill and oven, ice box and plenty of storage. The chart table is opposite and to starboard with an aft facing table and 12V panels. Hanging locker between chart table and heads compartment with marine toilet and basin. Hand pumped fresh water system,. There is a double aft cabin to port with opening port and lockers. Blue cloth fabric upholstery throughout and curtained.
Located under companionway. Bukh DV24 marine diesel engine. 24hp. Sea water cooled. Shaft drive to two bladed fixed propeller. Steel fuel tank of some 18 gallons. Single lever engine controls. She was reconditioned and installed in 2020. Two 12V batteries charging via engine alternator
Spars & Sails
Fractional deck stepped sloop rig. silver anodised aluminium mast and boom by Kemp, 1985. Stainless steel standing rigging, 2013. Terylene running rigging. Sheet and halyard winches. Slab reefing to mainsail. Furlex headsail furling system, 2007. Mainsail - Dolphin - 2014 - excellent Furling Genoa - Arun Sails - 1991 - Fair Storm jib - 1991 - Fair Cruising Chute - 1988 - Good
25Lb CQR anchor with 180 ft chain. Kedge anchor. Anchorman manual anchor windlass. Mainsail cover in blue Spray hood in blue Cockpit dodgers in blue with boat name (2019) Fixed transom swim ladder. Various warps and fenders
Plastimo compass. ICOM MC411 VHF radio (2020) Autohelm ST60 echo sounder Autohelm ST60 log/speed Autohelm ST60 windspeed/direction Autopilot MLR FX312 GPS navigator Barometer Deck level and masthead navigation lights
Fire extinguisher Fire blanket Wire jackstays Radar reflector Harness eyes in cockpit Fog horn Lifebuoy x 2 Manual bilge pump
Built by Westerly Yachts in 1985. White grp hull with style stripes and teak rubbing strakes. White grp decks with moulded non skid painted blue. Cast iron twin bilge keels. Tiller steering to transom hung rudder. Self draining cockpit. Stainless steel rails and safety wires with alloy stanchions. Moulded toe rails. Teak hand rails.
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