Telephone: 01944 758000
Fax: 01944 758963
Email: [email protected]
Built in 2005, this beautiful motorized Dutch ‘Sloepen’ or sloop is almost 8 metres long and is perfect for lazy summer days cruising on the river or estuary. CE classified C for ten people in coastal waters* ‘Blue Velvet’ is craftsman built, fully equipped and comes with its own trailer.
The craft has been well maintained but little used with only 187 engine hours from new and has the following specification:
Vetus Diesel M4.15 1500cc 33HP engine (Mitsubishi based) 187 engine hours
Electric bow thrusters
Varnished transom-mounted rudder
Solid 10 mm teak deck, cockpit, table and floors.
Deck and Navigation lights
Piped cushions with seating tor 10 persons.
Pumped toilet with holding tank
60 litre diesel tank with fuel gauge
Quality traditional rope fender and rope bow ‘pudding'
Spray hood and full tonneau cover.
Teak boarding steps
Large storage compartments
Two berth sleeping compartment.
Stainless steel sink and pumped cold water.
Stainless steel cleats and bow protection
Stainless steel transom ladder.
Navigation and cockpit lights
Stainless steel Rudder and propeller protection
Transom mounted swim ladder
Manual bilge pump
Hydraulic steering system
The boat was recently full serviced and is ready to use. The teak surfaces have been professionally cleaned and treated with two coats of American Semco teak sealer.
New main and leisure batteries just fitted.
New Garmin GPSMAP 751XS plotter with depth sounder (over £1000)
New Garmin VHF 100i radio
BSS certificate to March 2019
Overall length 7.85M
Weight approx. 2000KG
*CE cat C: large bays and lakes with winds to Force 6, up to 27 knots, and significant seas 7 feet high.