|Two mast Gaff Schooner with a wheelhouse fitted out in cedar and hardwood, presented in the privateer style. This is a very unique yacht, the recent addition of the wheelhouse makes her a one off design. Thomas Colvin designs have a proven track record for having excellent sea keeping qualities, easy to handle by one person. This vessel has recently undergone major refurb and design creating its present traditional old world look.
AU $59,000 Huge price reduction
||49' 3" - 15.02m|
|Keel / Ballast
||Lead in long bilge keel & compensation weights (lead bars in bilge)|
||The Colvin Gazelle, by famous US naval architect Thomas Colvin.|
||Ben Weston, Melbourne Wharf (1997).|
||YANMAR T2 2Cylinder long stroke engine. Electric start & manual crank start. Fitted as re-build engine in 1997.|
||Engine Hours 600 hours approx since rebuild mentioned above.|
||Very economical engine (4,5Litre/hour). Runs on: Diesel, bio diesel, oil seed oil, recycled fryer oi|
||Max Speed 7kts|
||Cruise Speed 6kts|
||Propulsion Three blade bronze.|
||Genset 1.5Kva portable four stroke.|
||Fuel 200L main tank, 50L day tank & 25L reserve day tank with transfer pump. Reserve|
||Dinghy Cat style fiberglass (2012) with cover on aluminum davit.|
||Outboard Tomatsu 5HP.|
||Covers New sail covers 2013, hatch covers.|
||Accommodation The Gazelle design offers a private aft cabin with extensive storage.
Double in Wheelhouse, two singles in V berth, one single in main cabin, one double in aft-cabin.
New carpets throughout (2014).
New vinyl in galley (2014).
Berths Sleeps 7
||Berths Sleeps 7|
||Shower Shower with new sump and pump (2014).|
||Toilet Lavarac, reliable vacuum toilet. Solar vent (new 2014). New holding tank 2015|
||Air Conditioning Portable AC unit fitted over the saloon deck hatch Second unit in aft cabin.|
||Galley The galley is functional and safe, with a secure alcove for the cook and clear of traffic through the boat. There are a number of drawers, cupboard's, and large lockers for food, pots and pans.|
||Refrigeration 70L fridge/ freezer 12Volt/240Volt & additional 50L fridge (240 v)|
||Gas cooktop, grill and oven (Maxim Marine).|
||Ground Tackle Two anchors, 70m chain.|
||Safety Gear EPIRP, Flares, V-Sheet, Horse-shoe-Boy, 7Life jackets, monoxide alarms fitted in main and aft cabin, gas alarm fitted in galley, water alarm fitted in main cabin, fire blankets, fire extinguisher, bilge pump in main cabin bilge, bilge pump in aft cabin bilge (automatic & manual controls)|
||Water alarm fitted in main cabin, bilge pump in main cabin bilge, bilge pump in aft cabin bilge (aut|
||Fire blankets, fire extinguisher, monoxide alarms fitted in main and aft cabin, gas alarm fitted i|
||Electrics 2000 Watt inverter plus remote meter,
Protecta Smart charger.
240 and 12Volt lights( mostly LED).
Additional running light (3 colour mast-top light).
1x High crank starter battery 200Ap/hr.
2x gel deep-cycle batteries, (1 x 240Amp/hr, 1 x 200Amp/hr house batteries and 2x backup batteries (180 Amp/hr) All connected with 100Amp circuit breakers.
3 x panels totaling 300Watt and controller.
Wind gen x 400watt.
|Navigation Course Master Auto Pilot.
GPS Chart Plotter North Star.
Amp-deck loudspeaker/wheelhouse mic.
||Sail Inventory Full set Gaff sails (mast 1&2) plus head sail in good condition.|
|Mast / Rigging
||Mast / Rigging Strong 150mm/5mm Aluminium Masts with Stainless Steel rod rigging.|
||Fail-save Block and tackle throughout & rope drum on anchor winch.
Stainless Steel BBQ (gas).
Touring deck box & recycling drum.
LED lights around wheelhouse. 12Volt MUIR anchor winch.
||Fuel transfer system - Reliable hand transfer pump between main tank & main day tank, electric transfer pump between Original engine manual, dockets, maintenance sheets. (Always serviced in reliable condition). Engine room: Between reservele from side passage plus through doorway under companion way.
New drive shaft, shaft bearings, seals, bronze bush fitted in 2013.
Fuel transfer system - Reliable hand transfer pump between main tank & main day tank, electric transfer pump between
reserve tank and day tank. Camera monitor fitted in main board in Wheelhouse (3 cameras come with the yacht to be fitted as per new owner requirements). A new Wheelhouse in Canadian Western Red Cedar has been added in 2013 with 18 10mm / 6mm toughened glass windows & 4 new port-holes (surveyed and weight compensated).
Traditional Schooner with plans, full history, manuals, Current owner bought vessel in 2011 from its first owner sailing the east coast of QLD. Vessel has been refurbished in 2012/2013. She will make a great live-aboard for a couple with occasional guests.
Paramount Yacht Brokerage 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 agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.