Sailing BoatsBlue Water CruisersContessaModel 28
1980 Contessa 28 £8,495
The Doug Petersen designed Contessa 28 has a deserved reputation for quick, well-mannered performance and great sea keeping qualities. This good example has been well maintained and continuously upgraded and is presented for sale in good overall condition. 2006 Beta 16hp diesel engine, six berths, recent covers and DSC VHF radio. Please call our Kent Office+44 - Click here to reveal phone number -
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The accommodation offers up to six berths in two cabins. In the forecabin, V berth with infill and stowage under. Opening hatch to foredeck. Full width heads compartment with marine toilet and washbasin. Hanging space opposite. In saloon, two settee berths. The starboard berth can convert it a double. Quarter berth to starboard with chart table over and galley opposite. Two burner gimballed gas cooker with grill and oven (2015). Sink with pressurised cold water. 16 gallon freshwater capacity.
Located behind the companionway, Beta Marine twin cylinder 16hp diesel engine, installed nwe in 2006. Electric start. Fresh water cooled via heat exchanger. Shaft drive to two bladed folding propeller. Single lever control. 10 gallon fuel capacity giving approximately 150 mile range at 5 knot cruising speed. Maximum speed under power 6 knots. The engine has low hours and has been regularly serviced from new. Last out of water maintanance Feb 2019
2 x 12 volt batteries in two banks Alternator charging Solar panel 240 volt shorepower system
Sails and Spars
Masthead rigged sloop. Anodised aluminium mast and boom. Stainless steel standing rigging (2004). Backstay adjuster. Terylene running rigging. Slab reefing mainsail with lazyjacks. Headsail furling system. Lines led aft to cockpit (new organisers and clutches 2015). Two Lewmar control line winches. Two Lewmar 30 self tailing sheet winches. Two secondary sheet winches. Mainsail - Dolphn - 2004 Furling genoa - UV strip replaced 2016 Small spinnaker Large spinnaker
Bruce anchor with chain and warp Kedge anchor Stainless steel pulpit, pushpit, stanchions and guardwires Teak coachroof grabrails Sailcover with lazyjacks (2015) Sprayhood (2015) Outboard stowage bracket Stainless steel boarding ladder Various warps and fenders Cockpit cushions
Steering compass Speed, depth and log Standard Horizon DSC type VHF radio, new 2017 Garmin 152 GPS Autopilot Windex Masthead and deck level navigation lights
Manual bilge pump Lifebuoy Three fire extinguishers Fire blanket CO2 detector Smoke alarm Webbing jackstays Cockpit harness point Radar reflector
Built c1980 by Jeremy Rogers to a design by Doug Peterson. White GRP hull with red cove line. Alloy toe rail. White GRP superstructure with grey painted non-slip to deck. Fin keel with lead ballast. Spade hung rudder. Tiller steering. Aft self draining cockpit. Ply to cockpit seats. The gas system certified in 2016.
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The company normally acts as broker for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only. These particulars do not constitute a part of any contract unless otherwise stated in writing or included with a purchase contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part. General Notes: Any speed and fuel consumption figures stated are indicative. There are a number of factors that can influence engine and boat performance including, but not exclusively, the condition of the hull, age and condition of the engine, number of people on board, amount of fuel, water, equipment and provisions being carried. Figures stated can only be used as a guide and do not form any part of the contract. Any safety equipment such as life raft, fire extinguishers, flares etc., if being left on-board as part of the sale, may require routine service, replacement, disposal or change to suit the new owners requirements.
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