Plouër sur Rance Brittany France
CHERUBINO is a very sexy half tonner, excellent for racing with sufficient comfort for cruising. She was designed by David Thomas and built in 1984 by Tony Farrow. Marine plywood construction, epoxy coated. There is a 2015 survey report available for inspection by prospective purchasers. She is easy to sail and has been cruised around the British Isles and to the continent as well as competitively raced. A tremendous boat for the money!
|Vessel type:||Half Tonner|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||Yanmar 1GM10|
|Drive type:||Shaft drive|
|Length over all:||8.74m|
|Keel type:||Fin Keel|
|Fuel capacity:||22 Litres|
Located abaft the companionway, Yanmar 1GM10 single cylinder 9hp diesel engine (installed new 1993). Electric start. Seawater cooled. Shaft drive to folding two bladepropeller. 22 litre fuel capacity in flexible tank giving approximately 100 mile range at 5 knots cruising speed. Max speed under power 5.5 knots. Single lever control. New shaft seal. The engine has been regularly serviced.
Built by Tony Farrow to David Thomas design in 1984.
Blue painted topsides (new Awlgrip respray 2004).
Marine plywood construction, epoxy coated.
Marine ply decks with grey painted non skid.
Mild steel box section keel with lead ballast modified in 2008.
Tiller steering to spade rudder.
Aft self draining cockpit.
A simple seagoing layout with four berths, small galley and chart table. Plenty of sail stowage forward. An excellent interior for racing with sufficient comfort for cruising.
Stainless steel pulpit, pushpit, stanchions and guardwires.
Mainsail cover in blue acrylic.
Various mooring warps and fenders.
Winter storage cover.
Fractional sloop rig. New Z-Spars mast 2008 with double swept spreaders and jumper struts. No running backstays. All running renewed 2008.
Carbon spinnaker pole. Two Lewmar self tailing primary winches. Two Lewmar halyard winches. Slab reefing to mainsail. Luff foil for headsails.
Mainsail - Dacron - Richard - 2011 - good
Mainsail - Pentex - Dolphin - 2008 - new
No 1 Genoa - Pentex - Dolphin - 2005 - good
No.3 Genoa - Pentex - Dolphin - 2008 - average
No.4 - Dacron - McWilliam - 1993 - good
Three spinnakers - average
NASA compass and Garmin 128 GPS with cockpit repeater installed 2008.
Husun 65 VHF radio.
Horseshoe lifebuoy with floating light and drogue.
Two manual bilge pumps.
Note: Indicated location is approximate general area only.