Birchwood 29 Sedan
Birchwood 29 Sedan for sale | 8.86m (29'1") | 1978 | 1x diesel 150hp | GRP Construction | semi-displacement underwater profile | 5 berths | Boat REF# 235036
|Designer||Birchwood Boats LTD|
|Builder||Birchwood Boats LTD|
|Fuel capacity||454.6 ltr (100.0 G) Total - 2 Tanks|
|Water capacity||340.9 ltr (75.0 G) Total - 1 Tanks|
|Engine||1 x Diesel 150hp|
|Engine make and model||Ford Mercraft (1978)|
|Engine Hours||Engine1: 804|
|Prop(s)||3 blade bronze|
|Fuel consumption (approx)||15.0 ltr (3.3 G) /hour At Cruising Speed|
|Cruising speed (approx)||9 knots|
|Max speed (approx)||12 knots|
Note the engine sounds lovely. She was reconditioned in 1999 and has recorded 804 hours since according to the owner. He has serviced her and you will see by the photos and video she looks good and sounds good.
|Draft Min||0.91m (3'0")|
|Draft Max||1.07m (3'6")|
12 volt, 4 batteries charged by: engine, shore power
This spacious cruiser which features an aft cockpit and enclosed wheelhouse uses the whole boat as cabin space. This design allows 4 berths in 2 cabins with sedan doors in the wheelhouse area. The medium V hull and three quarter length keel allows for easy slow speed handling. The engine installation varies between twin and single petrol and diesel engines, some shaft driven, and others outdriven. Birchwood boats also produced an aft cabin design to. The design combines a sharp V-bow entry. A moulded keel with a long, flat well Vee'd run aft to produce planing.
|Total # of berths||5|
|No. of double berths||2|
|No. of single berths||1|
|Heads||1 heads (Manual)|
|Pressurised water system|
|Hot water system|
The interior of this vessels shows that the owners seem to have looked after this vessel over the years. The interior teak looks well maintained and adds a warmth to this robust boat. Light airy and well appointed. She does not smell at all musty.
2 burner gas cooker
|VHF DSC radio|
Electric Lofrans windlass
Good meaty deck gear including Lofrans electric windlass. There are good side decks with non-slip finish.
3 bilge pumps (1 manual / 2 Electric)
Fire extinguishers - not tested. Note this vessel has a BSS and gas certificate valid until 2020.
These boat details are subject to contract.
This is a suberb looking Birchwood 29 that appears to have been loved by her owners. She has a great looking semi-displacement hull and was built when the emphasis was on strength as well as performance. Her interior woodwork looks to have a good lustre too. She is ideal for families who want to enjoy cruising and would make an excellent boat for either the seasoned sailor or a newcomer.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.