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Offshore 8m

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Boat REF# 164455
This boat has been sold
Length 8.41m (27'7")
Year 1970
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Fin
Sleeping berths 4
Engine 1 x diesel 6hp, Petter Mini 6 (unknown year)
Lying Cumbria


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Extra Details

Designer Van de Stadt
Builder Tyler
Lying Cumbria
Discounts available from our Preferred Partners
Fuel capacity 45.5 ltr (10.0 USG) Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 90.9 ltr (20.0 USG) Total - 1 Tanks
Last survey 13/10/2005


Engine 1 x diesel 6hp
Engine make and model Petter Mini 6 (unknown year)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Direct
Steering tiller
Drive shaft
Prop(s) 2 Bladed
Fuel consumption (approx) 0.2 ltr (0.0 USG) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 5 knots
Max speed (approx) 6 knots
Engine spares tick


10% Discount on Boat Insurance
Length 8.41m (27'7")
Beam 2.79m (9'2")
Draft Min 1.47m (4'10")
Draft Max 1.47m (4'10")
Displacement 2,286kg (5,040.6lbs)
Headroom 1.75m (5'9")
Storage On marina


10% discount on rigging

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


New Sails Upgrade?
Reefing mainsail - Slab (2007) Stack Pack, Lazy Jacks, 2 Reefs
Headsail - Furling (2007)
Other sails Cruising Chute (unknown year)
Storm Jib (unknown year)
Spinnaker gear tick

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 3 batteries charged by: engine, wind generator, shore power


10% discount on ultrasonic antifouling
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Fin
Finish Gelcoat finish


Total # of berths 4
No. of double berths 1
No. of single berths 2
Cabin(s) 1
Sink 1
Heads 1 heads (Sea Toilet)
Stove tick
Broiler tick
Oven tick
Sink tick
Carpet tick
Drapes tick
Cabin heating tick
Pressurised water system tick

Galley to port, chart table to starboard, 2 single settee berths port and starboard. Forward the heads are to starboard with storage to port, forward again is a double berth with infill.
Eberspacher heating recently fitted.

2 burner propane Stove

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
Speed tick
Log tick
VHF DSC radio tick
GPS tick
Chart plotter tick
Autopilot tick
Navtex tick
Stereo tick
Barometer tick
Navigation lights tick
TV tick
AIS Receiver tick
Radar Reflector tick

Lowrance 3500C
Nasa Clipper Navtex
Garmin GPS 128
Nasa AIS Radar
North Star Explorer 721 DSC VHF

Deck Gear

Sail cover tick
Sprayhood tick
Spray dodgers tick
Rode tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick
Instrument Covers tick

3 halyard winches
2 sheet winches
2 anchors
(CQR and Fishermans)
40.00m (131'3") of chain
dinghy (unknown year)
2hp outboard, Yamaha, Short shaft (unknown year)

Safety Equipment

10% Discount on courses
Fume detector tick
Liferaft tick
Danbuoy tick

3 bilge pumps (1 manual / 2 electric)

Broker's Comments

Boatshed Cumbria are pleased to offer this well looked after and extensively upgraded Van De Stadt 27. Whilst in the current ownership she has cruised the West Coast of Scotland, Ireland and the Isle of Man. Many upgrades completed including cabin heating, new water tank and the electronics. A very capable Irish Sea boat so please contact me to arrange a viewing.

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Offshore 8m has been personally photographed and viewed by Simon of Boatshed Cumbria. 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.