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Sealine 285 Ambassador

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Boat REF# 221374
Sold / Unavailable
LOA 8.40m (27'7")
Year 1989
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Planing
Berths 4
Engine 2 x Diesel 130hp, Ford 4- Cylinder (1989)
Lying Essex


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Extra Details

Builder Sealine International
Lying Essex
Fuel capacity 486.0 ltr (106.9 G) Total - 2 Tanks
Water capacity 140.0 ltr (30.8 G) Total - 1 Tanks
Last survey 27/07/2011


Engine 2 x Diesel 130hp
Engine make and model Ford 4- Cylinder (1989)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Wheel
Drive Outdrive
Prop(s) 3-Blade
Fuel consumption (approx) Not Recorded
Cruising speed (approx) 18 knots
Max speed (approx) 24 knots

Ford diesel engines supercharged and marinised by Lansing Marine.
Volvo Out Drives.
Engines serviced August 2015 ready now for the new season.
Out Drives serviced 2015 - bellows replaced and trim wheels renewed.
Hydraulic Steering drive belt renewed in 2013.
Trim tabs (Port drive cylinder new Oct 2015).
Battery charger from shore power.
350W Inverter.


LOA 8.40m (27'7")
Beam 3.10m (10'2")
Draft Min 0.90m (2'11")
Draft Max 0.90m (2'11")
Displacement 3,800kg (8,379.0lbs)
Headroom 1.80m (5'11")
Storage Ashore

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 4 batteries charged by: engine, shore power


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Construction GRP
Underwater profile Planing
Finish Gelcoat finish


Total # of berths 4
No. of double berths 1
No. of single berths 2
Cabin(s) 2
Handbasin 1
Shower 1
Heads 1 heads (Manual)
Cooker tick
Grill tick
Oven tick
Sink tick
Fridge tick
Carpet tick
Curtains tick
Pressurised water system tick
Hot water system tick

Aft cabin has twin berth with infill cushions to make a large double.
The Saloon area makes another large double berth. Also if required the cockpit seating converts to a sun bed or double berth.
The saloon and aft cabin upholstery was renewed in 2011.
New Curtains in 2012.
Calorifier and immersion heating for hot water supply - New in 2012.
Water Gauge fitted 2012.
Shower pump - New 2011.

2 burner gas cooker

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
Speed tick
Log tick
Radar tick
VHF DSC radio tick
GPS tick
Chart plotter tick
Navtex tick
Stereo tick
Clock tick
Barometer tick
Navigation lights tick
Fish Finder tick
Echo sounder tick

JRC Radar 1800 - Chart Plotter & Radar.
ICOM IC-M323 VHF DSC Radio - New 2014.
NASA Navtex Pro - New 2011.
Garmin Eco150 Fishfinder - New 2013.
Garmin GPS152.
Silva Depth.
Silva Log.
Clock & Barometer new in 2012.
Battery Gauge - new 2012.

Deck Gear

Warps tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick
Davits tick
Swim Platform tick
Swim Ladder tick
Cockpit Enclosure tick

Electric windlass
1 anchors
30.00m (98'5") of chain
2.6m Waveco dinghy (2012)
2.5hp outboard, Suzuki 4-Stroke, Short Shaft (2012)
Davits & Snap Davits.
Step Fender.
Anchor Chain new 2011.

Safety Equipment

Liferaft tick
Life jackets tick

4 bilge pumps (1 manual / 3 Electric)

Date of last life raft service: 30-03-2012

6-Man Liferaft in Canister - Requires Servicing.
3 Life Jackets.
Portable Searchlight.
Fire Extinguisher.

Broker's Comments

This Sealine 285 Ambassador has Ford Diesel Engines. It is a nice example well presented and looked after. There have been a lot up upgrades as detailed above; the owner has also provided details of servicing and general maintenance from when he purchased the boat in 2011.
These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Sealine 285 Ambassador has been personally photographed and viewed by Steve Booth of Boatshed Essex. 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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