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Boat details


19 hp Beta Marine BD722 Diesel engine with low hours (1997).
Shaft drive

Waveline 230 inflatable dinghy with Mercury 2.5hp 2 stroke outboard.
Storage cradle.


2 x 12v batteries (2016) charged through engine alternator.
Full navigation lights.
Cabin lighting.
Totally re-wired.
Inverter with double three pin sockets..

Spars, rigging, sails and other

Main (slab reefing).2013.
Genoa (furling forestay) - new UV strip.
Older genoa adapted for furling forestay.
Cruising chute.
Storm Jib.
Extra light weight genoa - not adapted for furling forestay.


6 berth

Eberspacher cabin heating.
Galley with Flavel 2 burner hob, grill & oven. Sink with cold water.
Heads with sea toilet and wash basin with cold water.
Chart table over quarter berth.
Central table in saloon.


Navigation equipment: JRC Radar 1000.
Icom IC-M323 DSC/VHF radio.
Clipper Duet (Speed & Depth).
Clipper Wind.
Garmin GPSmap 451.
Plastimo Contest Compass.
CD/radio + 5 CD changer.
Clock & Barometer.

Safety equipment: 2 Fire extinguishers.
Life buoy & Light.
Gas safety certificate 2017 - new pipework and regulator.

Deck equipment: Manual windlass (2004).
29lb Plough anchor with chain.
New Stainless Steel Standing Rigging 2009.
New Furlex gear 2009.
Chainplates resealed 2018.
Cockpit frame and canopy.
Lazyjacks with zipped sail cover.
2 x Lewmar 40 2 speed winches in cockpit.
1 x Lewmar 8 & 1 x Lewmar 7 in cockpit.
2 x Lewmar 16 2 speed winches on coachroof.
2 x Lewmar
Cockpit locker relined 2018.
Rudder re-built 2018.

Lying in


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The particulars detailed herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed, these particulars are not a part of any contract or offer and are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through this Brokerage, who are acting as brokers for the vendor. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. The prospective purchaser is strongly recommended to check the particulars and where appropriate, at his own expense, to employ qualified agents to carry out surveys, structural and/or mechanical & electrical.

Contessa 28 — £8,950 (VAT paid)

Printer friendly pageA GRP vessel with Fin Keel hull built in 1979

1979 28ft perf. cruising yacht with encapsulated fin keel. Good sized accommodation with 6 berths. 19HP Beta diesel engine (1997). Standing rigging replaced 2009. Cabin heating. Radar. Autohelm. Dinghy & outboard. Cradle.
TLC required
Lying at Portland on hard standing.

Length: 27.7ft / 8.4m
Waterline length: 22ft / 6.7m
Beam: 9.4ft / 2.9m
Draft: 4.9ft / 1.5m
Weight: 6966Lbs / 3160Kg


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