Advert expired!
Westerly - Cheiftain 26

1974, twin keel, WHEEL STEERING, aft cabin, BETA 25hp DIESEL (new 2006), new mainsail 2007, new genoa 2006, windows removed and refurbished 2005, keels strengthened in 2008, new Cutlass bearing 2009, a lovely family boat.


Beta 3 cylinder 25hp inboard diesel engine fitted new in 2006. Stainless steel propeller shaft and bronze propeller both replaced in 2006. Cutlass bearing renewed in 2009. 10g galvanised fuel tank. Alternator charging to 2 x 12v batteries (80 Amp/hr & 120Amp/hr). Single lever throttle control. Engine hours approx 120.


Compass, NASA echo sounder and log, Huson 70 VHF radio, FM/AM radio, windvane at masthead, Autohelm autopilot, Garmin 152 GPS, radar reflector on stainless steel ensign staff on pushpit, navigation lights, steaming light, tri-colour masthead light and anchor light.


Horseshoe lifebuoy, 2 fire extinguishers, fire blanket, rope cutter on propeller, manual bilge pump.


Stainless steel pushpit, pulpit and guardwires, blue sprayhood, blue dodgers with name in white, wooden folding boarding ladder, wheel steering with emergency tiller, bottom action sheet winches, halyard winches at mast, plough main anchor with anchor roller on bowsprit, 90ft chain, 15lb CQR kedge anchor & warp, mooring warps and fenders.


Mainsail (2007, Arun Sails) with blue mainsail cover. Sailspar genoa roller reefing system (2007) with furling No 2 Genoa (2006, Arun Sails). Multicolour Cruising Chute. Alloy mast and boom, stainless steel standing rigging *standing rigging and running rigging replaced in 2004).


240v shore power. 10w solar panel on aft cabin charges service battery. Her galley has a Flavel Vanessa gas cooker with 2 burners, oven and grill, icebox, electric pumped water supply to sink from approx 15 gallon water tank. Her separate heads compartment has a Jabsco marine toilet (installed 2012). 5 berths in 2 cabins plus saloon including 2 berths in the separate aft cabin, 2 vee berths in for forward cabin and 1 single settee berth in the saloon.


“Hector” was purchased by her current owner in 2003. Following her purchase the owners asked Woodrolfe Boatyard at Tollesbury to re-bed the keels, refurbish the rudder and renew the standing & running rigging. Over the years her owners have carried out regular maintenance and replacement including;

2005 Windows removed and reburbished by Houdini Marine and replaced
2006 New No 2 Genoa by Arun Sails
2006 New Beta 25hp diesel with new shaft and prop.
2007 New Sailspar roller gear fitted and geoa modified to fit.
2007 New mainsail by Arun Sails to match genoa
2008 Keels reinforced and strengthened to surveyor inspection
2009 New Cutlass bearing

Her owners have used the boat for family sailing with children and grandchildren over the years, thoroughly enjoying every minute. “Hector” is an ideal family boat, carefully maintained and improved over the years and ready for her new owner to enjoy!

Category:Sailing Boats
Model:Cheiftain 26
Mooring Country:United Kingdom
Year built:1974
Sales status:under offer
LOA:7.9 m/26 ft
Length:7.9 m/26 ft
Width:2.6 m/9 ft
Draft:0.9 m/3 ft
Category:bilge keel
No. of engines:1
Material hull:grp
Registration details
we're sorry, this ad is no longer available.
Latest ads in the same category:
Hallberg-Rassy - 36
SubcategorySailing BoatsYear built2001
Length10.97 m/36 ftSail area -
The 36 is a mid-range model - small enough, yet big enough to go anywhere, any time. Designed by German ...
£ 127,500
Vat Included / Paid
Westerly Griffon
SubcategorySailing BoatsYear built1980
Length7.92 m/26 ftSail area -
Remarks: The Westerly Griffon is a twin bilge keel with a transom hung rudder. She was designed by Ed Dubois ...
£ 9,950
Vat Included / Paid
Beneteau Oceanis 350
SubcategorySailing BoatsYear built1991
Length10.06 m/33 ftSail area -
Remarks: BENETEAU OCEANIS 350 - 1991. White GRP hull, deck & superstructure, fin keel. Wheel steering. ...
£ 39,995
Vat Included / Paid
Bavaria 46 Cruiser
SubcategorySailing BoatsYear built2007
Length14.02 m/46 ftSail area -
Remarks: BAVARIA 46' Built in 2007 with shoal draft of 1. 8M. GRP hull, deck and superstructure, twin ...
£ 99,850
Vat Included / Paid
Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 45 DS
SubcategorySailing BoatsYear built2009
Length13.72 m/45 ftSail area -
Remarks: JEANNEAU SUN ODYSSEY 45 DS - 2009. GRP hull, deck and superstructure, standard fin keel (2. 1M ...
£ 129,950
Vat Included / Paid
81 ads
member since 26.08.2014