GibSea 242 (1988)
GibSea 242 (1988)
1988 GibSea 242 swing keel yacht, sailed on freshwater.
Hi welcome to my sale of our lovely Gibsea 242 swing keel, just had extensive upgrade inc brand new Lewmar Ocean St30 Self Tailing Winches, Barton Roller Bearing Traveller 4:1, New running rigging, Sails cleaned and in exc condition.
Specs: 24 foot LOA, 1.5 foot draft with keel swung up, 8.16ft beam. Fully serviced, recent engine approx 150 hours 6hp saildrive Tohatsu 4 Stroke with alternator charging.
130% Genoa furling, Fractional main semi battened and with in boom reefing.
Tiller steered, raymarine instruments, wind speed, direction, boat speed, distance and depth, with new veins on mast.
Excellent running and standing rigging.
Lots of paper work with copy of last survey which was done at the end of 2014 CQR.
Anchor chain warps , loads of extra lines, solar charging, chemical toilet, pressurised water system with double collapsible soft water tanks and deck filler. Sprayhood.
Excellent electrics plus 240v and charger.
Fenders, etc, basically everything that you need to go out straight away.
She is a wonderful boat with amazing ability to perform in a whole range of weather excelling in those lulfull summer breezes, while still holding her own in those sudden squalls.
All of this is down partly from all controls coming aft to the cockpit. With the inclusion of the main sail reefing and also the Furling Genoa.
All headline has been taken down, insulated and renewed throughout. Lovely teak Interior with blue cushions in excellent condition.
Sleeps 5 with ease (we can squeeze 6 in )with a double bed to the aft, two bunks to port and starboard and another double to the bow.
She has a two burner stove on a locking gimble, plenty of storage for food with galley sink.
There is a nav table with lifting lid storage, lots of other storage under seating and shelving,
12v battery more than enough juice to run nav and lights.
l.e.d internal lights use very little juice, additional charging can be done off of the engine
Situated at the beautiful Kielder Water, a fantastic friendly club with launch/ret slip and the fees are very reasonable. I can keep boat here have use of clubhouse showers toilets cooking facilities waste disposal and insure boat all for around £1000 a year !!
Please view this website for fees.
Double axel yard trailer included in sale if boat retained at Kielder Yacht Club.
Viewing can be arranged, but no timewasters as I am partially disabled and signal is almost non existent in Kielder and I don't want to be waiting around. Deposit secures, silly offers will be ignored. Cash on collection.
£7,250 - offers considered