FALMOUTH WORK BOAT 28' Heard by Martin Heard of Gaffers and Luggers Falmouth launched in 1995 built in 1993. Hull heavy lay up GRP off white top sides, Coppercoat below the water line epoxy coated, deck - 1/2" teak over 1" marine ply glassed and screwed. Designed by Percy Dalton. Long keel, tiller steering, transom hung rudder, Lister Petter LWP3 30HP diesel shaft driven inboard engine, serviced annually, 2 x 2016 12v batteries, Gaff rigged main by Batt 2015, furling jib by Batt 2016, staysail, mast and spars by Noble all hollow section stripped and varnished 2018, retractable bowsprit, 3 slab reefing, new 3 plait running rigging, stainless steel standing rigging, 4 self tailing winches, 5 berths (1 x double, 2 x small singles in fore cabin plus 1 full length single/saloon) 2 cabins with 6' headroom, sea toilet, washbasin, varnished wooden hand built interior, Eberspacher and charcoal heating, galley with SMEV gas 2 burner cooker with oven and grill, toolbox, equipment includes - compass, speedo, GPS, echo sounder, log, VHF, autopilot, manual anchor winch, CQR and Danforth anchors with chain and warp, gas detector, LED masthead light, deck light, navigation lights, spray hood, Avon Redcrest inflatable dinghy with Yamaha O/B, warps and fenders, boarding ladder, engine spares, cockpit cover, cockpit tent, all over cover, shipping cradle, crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils, danbury, lifesaving, fire extinguishers etc. A classic boat in very nice condition, a boat to be noticed in!
Lying: Afloat in Chichester Harbour, viewing by prior appointment.
Two small berths in fore cabin
One full length berth (port side), starboard side converts to king size double.
Hand built wooden interior
Sea toilet, handbasin
Three smaller bunks in forecabin
Charcoal heater in main cabin plus
Galley: With SMEV 2-ring gas cooker and oven (new 2015). Gas locker drained overboard
Sink with manual water pump
Crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils
35 lb. CQR anchor with 40M 10mm galvanised chain and 40M rope
Simpson Lawrence manual capstan
Spare 35 lb. Danforth anchor with chain and warp
Navigation lights LED masthead/deck
Warps and fenders
Avon Redcrest dinghy (age unknown) with Yamaha 2HP outboard
3 x fire extinguishers
GPS connected to Yeoman Plotter
Petter Lister LPW3 30HP 3 cylinder diesel inboard engine last serviced 2018 - serviced annually by owner, new injectors and exhaust manifold
Straight shaft drive with aqua poise flexible coupling to 16" x 12" bronze propeller with Ambassador rope cutter
(Hours not known)
Cruising speed 6 knots
Maximum speed 8 knots
Hearth gear box
Single lever controls
3 blade bronze prop
2 x 12v batteries 110 capacity 2016 switched
Mast and spars by Noble all hollow section stripped and varnished 2018 with Epifanes one pack 9 coats
Fittings re galvanised
Bowsprit easily retracted
Rigging - standing 10mm x 19mm stainless wire rope with mechanical Sta lock terminal replaced in 2017
Running rigging new 3 plait
4 x self tailing winches - serviced regularly.
Rig design by Burnett yacht design
Furling jib by Batt sails 2017 on Martin Wickham drum
Staysail - age unknown good condition on roller reefing
Spare hanked staysail good condition
Four size 16
New mainsail by Batt sails 2015.
Full cockpit cover tent with sprayhood
Full heavy duty winter cover.
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