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Folkboat 25

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7.65m (25'1")


Wood carvel

Underwater profile
Long keel


1 x Diesel 14hp, Beta (2013)



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Extra Details

Builder Roy Dann
Lying Gosport
Fuel capacity 42.0 ltr (9.2 G) Total - 1 Tanks
Last survey 01/10/2013


Engine 1 x Diesel 14hp
Engine make and model Beta (2013)
Engine Hours Engine1: 18
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Tiller
Drive Shaft
Fuel consumption (approx) Not Recorded
Cruising speed (approx) 5 knots
Engine spares tick


LOA 7.65m (25'1")
LWL 6.00m (19'8")
Beam 2.19m (7'2")
Draft Min 1.20m (3'11")
Draft Max 1.20m (3'11")
Displacement 2,500kg (5,512.5lbs)
Headroom 1.52m (5'0")
Storage On marina



Sloop rigged Collars of Henley Wood spars (2015) with stainless steel standing rigging (unknown year)


Mainsail Westaway - Slab (2012) Lazy Jacks, 2 Reefs
Headsail Westaway - Furling (2012)
Other sails Westaway storm sail (2012)

Electrical Systems


12 volt, 2 batteries charged by: engine, solar panels


Construction Wood carvel
Underwater profile Long keel
Finish Paint finish


Hull finish painted below the waterline, varnished above.


Total # of berths 4
No. of single berths 4
Cabin(s) 2
Heads 1 heads (Sea Toilet)
Sink tick

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
Speed tick
Log tick
Wind tick
VHF DSC radio tick
Navigation lights tick
Echo sounder tick
Radar Reflector tick

Deck Gear

Sail cover tick
Cockpit cover tick
Warps tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick
Beaching legs tick
Instrument Covers tick


2 sheet winches
2 anchors
20.00m (65'7") of warp

Safety Equipment


2 bilge pumps (1 manual / 1 Electric)

Broker's Comments

These are pretty boats, especially in wood, and pretty fast, too. I should know, I've been overtaken by plenty of them (though perhaps that says more about my racing skills, or lack thereof). This example appears to be pretty sound, and has relatively recent sails and a new engine in 2013. The mast is brand new and awaits some new standing rigging fittings prior to being stepped. Given the cost of the recent major upgrades to sails, engine and spars, the asking price is a steal, so if you're in the market for a well-equipped wooden Folkboat, you're unlikely to do better than this one.

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

This Folkboat 25 has been personally photographed and viewed by Alan West of Boatshed Portsmouth. Click here for contact details.
The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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