|Beautifully presented Pryor built Timber Sharpie, fitted out in stunning Queensland Red Cedar.
Spotted Gum planking below the waterline, hoop pine above waterline. Hull depth 4'3" incl deep keel. Above water line planking has been epoxy splined. Decks glass over ply. Full length teak ventilation slots built into the bulwarks to maintain air flow around the enclosed timbers.
The boat has had extensive works carried out professionally, over the past few years on the hull, exterior and interior, and along with regular servicing make this a very reliable low maintenance timber vessel.
Werona was last slipped for antifouling and under waterline inspection in April 2016. The forward and aft cabin tops were resealed and repainted along with the cabin sides. Now presenting in excellent condition and ready to cruise.
Built in 1956 by AW Pryor in Brisbane and retained in the Brisbane area since, Werona regularly cruises Moreton Bay, Gold Coast and Tweed areas.
Repowered with a Iveco M12 114HP commercial marine engine with 650 hours, mated to Velvet Drive 2.1:1 reduction gearbox driving 21" prop. Very economical to run at around 6.5 L/hour cruising at 7.5Knt. Range approx. 230Nm from 2 steel fuel tanks carrying 560Lts total.
||38' - 11.58m|
||* Iveco M12 114HP commercial marine engine with 650 hours, mated to Velvet Drive 2.1:1 reduction gearbox driving 21" prop speed coated prop. Very economical to run at around 6.5 L/hour cruising at 7.5Knt. Range approx. 230Nm from 2 steel fuel tanks of capacity 560Lts total.|
||*Honda 2kva silent portable generator|
||2.4 M Auroro Inflatable|
||4 hp Yamaha|
||* hot / cold full height shower|
||* large size toilet|
||* starboard side galley
* 2 burner cook top and oven
* Below bench and above bench storage cabinets. All storage cabinets have cane inserts to allow for good ventilation.
||* upright fridge / freezer|
||* 2 burner Smev gas cooktop|
|Hot Water System
||* Engine supplied hot water heater with 240V booster element supplied by generator|
||* Heavy duty anchor winch was replaced 4 years ago
* 45lb anchor and all chain rode.
* Spare anchor and chain/rope rode. Helm and deck switch anchor controls.
||* two bilge pumps|
||*1x 406 EPIRB|
||* Triple house batteries with 450AHr capacity, plus twin start batteries, all replaced December 2015.
* Xantrex 40A charger and engine mounted 63A alternator.
* Xantrex battery monitor. Galvanic isolator to prevent electrolysis whilst alongside.
* 2KW Honda silent portable generator and 240 volt circuit to head, saloon and galley.
* 600W inverter.
* Circuit breaker protection to all electrical circuits.
|* Chart Plotter (Australia wide charts)
* Depth sounder
* engine controls
* pump controls and alarms.
||* Webber Baby -Q gas bbq|
||This Pryor built 38' Sharpie is much loved and beautifully presented (last slipped and antifouled April 2016)with all the comforts for bay cruising including hot water and a proper shower in the forward bathroom.
"Werona" has had only four fussy owners in 60 years, she is a superb vessel, very comfortable for weekends or multi week cruises, a capable sea vessel and ideal bay cruiser. "Werona" always draws attention wherever she goes and is mentioned in the book "Classic Moreton Bay Cruisers".
Realistically priced and superbly presented, if you are a timber boat lover after a Bay Cruiser that is ready to go...
Contact us on 07 55023124 to arrange an inspection.
DISCLAIMER: The company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his surveyor to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.