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Frances 26 Classic Sailing Yacht

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Boat REF# 213724
Price
Sold / Unavailable
LOA 7.92m (26'0")
Year 1988
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Long keel
Berths 4
Engine 1 x Diesel 10hp, Yanmar RGM 10 (1988)
Lying Suffolk

Gallery

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Extra Details

Designer Chuck Paine
Builder Victoria Marine
Lying Suffolk
Fuel capacity 45.5 ltr (10.0 G) Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 36.4 ltr (8.0 G) Total - 1 Tanks

Mechanical

Engine 1 x Diesel 10hp
Engine make and model Yanmar RGM 10 (1988)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Direct
Steering Tiller
Drive Shaft
Prop(s) 2 Blade (+ Rope Cutter)
Fuel consumption (approx) 0.5 ltr (0.1 G) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 4 knots
Max speed (approx) 5 knots

Dimensions

LOA 7.92m (26'0")
LWL 6.48m (21'3")
Beam 2.49m (8'2")
Draft Min 1.17m (3'10")
Draft Max 1.17m (3'10")
Displacement 3,084kg (6,800.2lbs)
Headroom 1.83m (6'0")
Storage On marina

Rig

10% discount on rigging

Sloop rigged Proctor Aluminium spars (1988) with stainless steel standing rigging (unknown year)

Sails

Discounts available from our Preferred Partners
Mainsail - Slab (unknown year) 2 Reefs
Headsail Suffolk Sails - Furling (2008)
Other sails Spinnaker (unknown year)
Storm Jib (unknown year)
Spinnaker gear tick

Mainsail with 2 Harken Single reefing line led aft.
The main sail is possible the original but in a very serviceable condition.

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 2 batteries charged by: engine, shore power

Construction

Discounts available from our Preferred Partners
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Long keel
Finish Gelcoat finish

Accommodation

Total # of berths 4
No. of double berths 1
No. of single berths 2
Cabin(s) 1
Heads 1 heads (Sea Toilet)
Cooker tick
Grill tick
Sink tick
Cabin heating tick
Pressurised water system tick
Non-Smokers tick

2 burner gas cooker

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
Speed tick
Log tick
VHF tick
GPS tick
Stereo tick
Navigation lights tick
Echo sounder tick

Deck Gear

Sail cover tick
Sprayhood tick
Warps tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick
Swim Ladder tick
Instrument Covers tick

2 halyard winches
2 sheet winches
1 anchors
(Bruce)
10.00m (32'10") of chain
25.00m (82'0") of warp
Avon dinghy (1992)
(Inflatable)

Safety Equipment

10% Discount on courses
Life buoys tick
Horn tick
Boarding ladder tick

1 bilge pumps (1 manual / 0 Electric)

Broker's Comments

The Frances 26 is a modern yacht with classic lines and is a credit to her current owner, she was originally designed by Chuck Paine for his own use as a small ocean cruiser and have proved themselves time and time again, there is 4 berths galley and separate heads all this and good sea keeping capabilities. She looks to be in great condition and has been owned by the current owner for the last 24 years who has lavished lots of love and attention to her.

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

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 appropriate, at his own expense, to employ qualified agents to carry out surveys, structural and/or mechanical & electrical.

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