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COLUMBINE is a classic Hillyard 9 ton cutter rigged sloop. Built in 1960 in mahogany at the famous yard of David Hillyard in Littlehampton. Mahogany hull Planked in mahogany above the waterline, Iroko below on steam bent timbers all copper fastened on an oak back-bone. These robust go anywhere cruising yachts have a loyal following. This cutter is no greyhound but has a long keel, a canoe stern and a deep, secure centre cockpit giving exceptional sea kindliness and easy handling. The centre cockpit design allows for a very comfortable aft cabin as well as the saloon and forward cabi... read more
|Price:|| £12,000 Tax Paid|
Wooden boats have a certain allure and always receive admiring looks when in port and this one is no different. She has been with the present owner for 23 years but he is now looking to retire from sailing. She has been very well maintained and has recently been out of the water for a re-paint, anti foul and has also just had the gearbox re-built.
These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.
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HISTORY & DESCRIPTION:
The legendary David Hillyard needs little introduction as one of the most successful wooden boat-builders of the twentieth century, producing a staggering eight hundred boats from two-half tonners to large ocean-going schooners. The yard on the River Arun in Littlehampton, established in the 1920s was soon recognised for producing traditional, well-built family cruising yachts for a reasonable price.
The standard ‘Nine Tonners’ were built in reasonable large numbers and feature a centre cockpit, aft double cabin and canoe stern. The design offers ... read more
|Price:|| £12,000 Tax Exempt|