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Porter & Haylett Connoisseur 900

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Boat REF# 147542
Sold / Unavailable
LOA 9.00m (29'6")
Year 1987
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Full-displacement
Berths 3
Engine 1 x Diesel 35hp, THORNYCROFT (unknown year)
Lying Bourgogne


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Extra Details

Lying Bourgogne
Fuel capacity 200.0 ltr (44.0 G) Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 400.0 ltr (88.0 G) Total - 1 Tanks


Engine 1 x Diesel 35hp
Engine make and model THORNYCROFT (unknown year)
Engine Hours engine1:   2729
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Wheel
Drive Other
Fuel consumption (approx) 2.0 ltr (0.4 G) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 4 knots
Max speed (approx) 5 knots

35 Hp Thornycroft engine, runs all day off the smell of an oily rag. Hydraulic drive to short shaft, simple accessible and easily maintained. There is 350 W converter.

Moteur THORNYCROFT de 35 CH consomme très peu, très accessible pour l’entretien, propulsion hydraulique. Il y a un convertisseur 350 W.


LOA 9.00m (29'6")
Beam 3.37m (11'1")
Draft Min 0.80m (2'7")
Airdraft 2.10m (6'11")
Headroom 1.90m (6'3")
Storage In water

Electrical Systems

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


Construction GRP
Underwater profile Full-displacement
Finish Paint finish

A Connoisseur from 1987 in hire until purchased by the present owner.

Connoisseur de construction sérieuse de 1987. Il a fait ses preuves de fiabilité lors d’une vie en location.


Total # of berths 3
No. of double berths 1
No. of single berths 1
Cabin(s) 1
Handbasin 1
Shower 1
Heads 1 heads (Manual)
Cooker tick
Grill tick
Oven tick
Fridge tick
Curtains tick
Cabin heating tick
Pressurised water system tick
Hot water system tick

Separate double cabin Aft with private shower ensuite, day heads accessible either from cabin or from saloon. Well equiped and practical kitchen full cooker, oven grill and 4 burners and the usual inside-outside saloon thanks to the classic CONNOISSEUR sliding roof.

Cabine double à l’arrière avec douche privée et l’accès au toilette soit de la cabine soit de l’habitacle. La cuisine pratique et bien équipée avec son four à gas, grill et 4 brûleurs et le traditionnel toit coulissant sur tout le salon.

4 burner gas cooker

Nav Equipment

Navigation lights tick
TV tick
DVD tick

Deck Gear

Fenders tick
Boathook tick

1 anchors

Safety Equipment

Horn tick

2 bilge pumps (1 manual / 1 Electric)

Broker's Comments

Practical, comfortable extended cruising boat for a couple, cheap to buy, cheap to run. A real little home from home.

Pratique et confortable pour deux pour les croisières des trois saisons. Economique à l’achat et à l’entretien

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

This Porter & Haylett Connoisseur 900 has been personally photographed and viewed by graham wharmby of Boatshed Bourgogne. 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.

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