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Colvic Watson 23.5

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Boat REF# 145620
removed from sale
Length 7.16m (23'6")
Year 1989
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Bilge
Sleeping berths 5
Engine 1 x diesel 30hp, yanmar 3GM30 (1989)
Lying Fowey


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Extra Details

Designer George Watson
Builder Colvic Craft
Lying Fowey
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Fuel capacity 90.9 ltr (20.0 USG) Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 90.9 ltr (20.0 USG) Total - 1 Tanks


Engine 1 x diesel 30hp
Engine make and model yanmar 3GM30 (1989)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Direct
Steering wheel
Drive shaft
Fuel consumption (approx) Not Recorded
Cruising speed (approx) 5 knots
Max speed (approx) 7 knots

The engine, which has been serviced by the owner at the start of each season and winterised before layup, has not had a great deal of use during the current ownership.


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Length 7.16m (23'6")
LWL 6.40m (21'0")
Beam 2.67m (8'9")
Draft Min 1.00m (3'3")
Draft Max 1.00m (3'3")
Displacement 4,064kg (8,961.1lbs)
Headroom 1.90m (6'3")
Storage On mooring


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Sloop rigged Aluminium spars (unknown year) with Stainless Steel standing rigging (unknown year)


New Sails Upgrade?
Reefing mainsail - Slab (unknown year) 2 Reefs
Headsail - Furling (unknown year)
Other sails Mainsail (unknown year)


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Construction GRP
Underwater profile Bilge
Finish Gelcoat finish

This is a fine example of this highly regarded motor sailer. Built to a high standard and widely regarded as having excellent seakeeping qualities.


Total # of berths 5
No. of double berths 2
No. of single berths 1
Cabin(s) 2
Sink 1
Heads 1 heads (Manual)
Stove tick
Broiler tick
Oven tick
Sink tick
Carpet tick
Drapes tick
Pressurised water system tick
Non-Smokers tick

In addition to the double forecabin and double saloon berths, there is a single pipe cot which fits above the double berth in the saloon

2 burner propane Stove

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
VHF DSC radio tick
GPS tick
Navigation lights tick
Depth sounder tick

The GPS unit needs a new power/data cable fitted and will be supplied. In addition a hand held GPS is also included. The Target depth unit was installed in 2010

Deck Gear

Sail cover tick
Cockpit cover tick
Bimini tick
Tonneau cover tick
Rode tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick
Swim Ladder tick
Cockpit Enclosure tick
Bimini tick

1 anchors
0.00m (0'0") of chain

Safety Equipment

10% Discount on courses
Life jackets tick
Life buoys tick
Horn tick
Swim ladder tick
Emergency steering tick

2 bilge pumps (0 manual / 2 electric)

Date of last life raft service: 07-02-2012

EPIRB battery replacement date: 07-02-2012

1 Electric bilge Pump was replaced in 2012

Broker's Comments

This is an extremely well presented and maintained motor sailer. Her interior has a very 'homely' feel. Her cockpit enclosure and bimini ensures that she can be enjoyed at anchor or mooring in all weathers Recently launched she is in commission and ready to be used
These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Colvic Watson 23.5 has been personally photographed and viewed by Steve Clemens of Boatshed Falmouth. Click here for contact details.
Disclaimer The particulars detailed herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed. These particulars are not and shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel and are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through Boatshed, who act as agents 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 considered appropriate, at his own expense, to employ qualified agents to carry out structural and/or mechanical and/or electrical surveys and inspections in order to assess the actual condition of the vessel before purchase.