£ 1,995
Finesse - 21
ad ref. BS9259C18
£ 1,995

Finesse - 21

19666.4 m/21 ft

1966 Finesse 21 Mk1 £1,995

The Finesse 21 Mk1 was another popular shallow draft cruising boat for A.F. Platt on the east coast. His boats were designed to have a large internal volume for their length, shallow draft with a centreplate for creek crawling and a large comfortable cockpit. This boat has been well looked after in the present ownership, sadly she is now an executor sale and needs some attention to paint and varnish due to a year of neglect. Spacious boat and very sensibly priced. Please call our Kent – Chatham Office+44 - Phone number removed - for further information or to arrange a viewing.
The Finesse 21 offers 2 settee berths with ample sitting headroom. Galley in aft port corner with a 2-burner hob, Chart desk to starboard. Bulkhead at forward end of the saloon into the forepeak with a sea toilet mounted on the starboard and shelf units either side for storage.
Sails and Spars
Bermudan sloop rig on a deck stepped wooden mast. Wooden boom with roller reefing. Stainless steel standing rigging 2001. Sails: 1 x Mainsail (N&J Mussett 2002) 1 x No1 Genoa (2008)
Mechanical Systems
The Finesse 21 is powered by a Yanmar YSM8 single cylinder 8hp diesel engine, raw water cooled, shaft drive to a 3 bladed fixed propellor.
Electrical Systems
2 x 12-volt batteries charging from the engine alternator.
Deck Equipment
1 x Anchor (Plough) 1 x Kedge (Fishermans)
Navigation Equipment
Compass VHF Radio (Kelvin Hughes Speed/Log Windspeed/Direction Navigation lights
History and Construction
The Finesse 21 Mk1, Hull No 41 is constructed using clinker planked in mahogany all copper fastened to steam bent oak timbers. External cast iron ballast keel with mild steel keel bolts. Sheathed plywood deck and coachroof deck on mahogany deck beams. painted mahogany coamings with aluminium framed windows. Deep cockpit with painted mahogany thwarts. Transom hung rudder with steel pintles.
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The company normally acts as brokers 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 and do not constitute a part of any 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 note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as liferaft, fire extinguishers and flares etc., are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on board as part of the sale of a used vessel, may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owner’s specific needs.
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Mooring CountryUnited Kingdom
Year built1966
Sales statusunder offer
LOA6.4 m/21 ft
Length6.4 m/21 ft
Width2.23 m/7 ft
Engine manufactureryanmar
KW8.0 hp
No. of berths2
WC & bathrooms1
£ 22,500
SubcategoryBlue Water Cruisers
Year built1987
Length9.45 m/31 ft
Sail area -
£ 259,950
SubcategoryOffshore Cruisers
Year built2015
Length11.52 m/38 ft
Chatham, United Kingdom
£ 120,000
SubcategoryBlue Water Cruisers
Year built1964
Length14.63 m/48 ft
Sail area -
£ 99,950
SubcategoryOffshore Cruisers
City/areaNorth Fambridge
Year built1995
Length10.97 m/36 ft
North Fambridge, Eastern
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