Thorne South Yorkshire UK|
Here you have the best of both worlds. A sailing vessel, off shore and in inland waterways vessel. You can do both! She comes with a 4 year Boat Safety Certificate required for Inland Waterways. Lovingly cared for by her current owner and lots of additional features installed which are listed below. She is designed for sailing and motor sailing. A recreational keelboat, coastal cruiser, powerboat, ski boat, party barge and floating home all wrapped into one.
Fractional sloop rig, a transom hung rudder and a centreboard keel with flooding water ballast. The ballast is drained for road transport. You can explore quiet coves or nestle onto sandy beaches because its twin rudders and daggerboard that require only 12 inches water when retracted
Chrissy is a MacGregor 26X featuring positive flotation, easy trailer ability. Galvanised trailer included which was serviced and updated 2021, including 3 new tyres, new wheel bearings, new brake shoes and cables and a new jockey wheel
The length overall is 25.82 ft (7.87 m), the waterline length is 23.00 ft (7.01 m), displaces 2,250 lb (1,021 kg) and it carries 1,500 lb (680 kg) of water ballast. It has a draft of 5.50 ft (1.68 m) with the centreboard down and 0.75 ft (0.23 m) with the centreboard up. The boat has hull speed of 6.43 kn (11.91 km/h).
An anchor locker is located at the bow and a boarding ladder at the stern. The standing rigging is tweaked with stay adjusters.
Below stairs there is cabin has 6-foot headroom, large sofa seats and the dinette seats easily convert into berths. The table seats four. There is another double berth forward, where sleeping is made comfortable by a large ventilation hatch. Overall, the boat has two double and two single berths. The galley features a sink, alcohol stove, counter tops and storage space. The freshwater tank holds ten gallons. All taps working with running cold water. Thre is also an enclosed washroom with cold running water into sink and a porta potti. You get comfort and performance.
The boat holds 30 litres of fuel. The boat's twin rudders can be retracted when the engine is in use, making for easier steering and reducing drag. A gate valve is used to fill the ballast water, a process that takes about four minutes. A forward vent lets air escape as water enters.
Deck & Canvas:
Aluminium spars, 5mm stainless steel standing rigging, mainsail, jib, genoa, spinnaker, 2 sheet winches, anchor, anchor locker, boarding ladder, forehatch, cockpit table, cockpit cushions, mainsail cover.
Navigation & Safety:
Chart plotter, VHF, wind speed/direction indicator, compass, navigation lights.
New Winter Cover. Antifouled 2021.
Installed recently:Brand New Bimini
4 Serviceable Leisure batteries charged via solar panel which provides internal lighting and
water pump for taps
Brand New Solar Panel
New lighting installation Internally throughout the boat
Battery Isolator Switches
Brand new Carbon Monoxide detector
Brand New Fire Extinguishers x 2
240 Volt Inverter = 2 by 15 amp plug sockets and u.s.b charging points
Benefits from a 4 year Inland Waterway Boat Safety Certificate
All sheets (rigging) renewed
Draft: 6' 9"
Construction: GRP/ Fibre Glass
Engine 50hp Tohatsu electric start
Sold as seen
|No. of engines:||1|
|Fuel type:||Petrol (Gas)|
|Length over all:||26'|
All details are given in good faith but we cannot guarantee the accuracy of them. We would always recommend you get advice from a Surveyor prior to purchase.
Note: Indicated location is approximate general area only.