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1980 Westerly Konsort

location icon Bradwell, Essex, United Kingdom
Year 1980
Length 28'3 ft / 8.60 m
Builder/Manufacturer Westerly Marine
Price
£17,500

The Westerly Konsort is a well built, safe family cruiser with good accommodation and performance. Her twin keels and moderate draft make her ideal for East Coast cruising and beyond.This example has been well maintained and has been in the same ownership since 2002.

 

 

Specifications

Year Built 1980
Category Sail
Length Overall 28'3 ft / 8.60 m
Beam 10'11 ft / 3.32 m
Max Draft 3'3 ft / 0.98 m
Construction Fiberglass
Keel Twin Keel
Min Draft 3'3 ft / 0.98 m
Drive Type Sail
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 19.70 hp
Cruising Speed 7 kn
Maximum Speed 9 kn
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 70 L
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 70 L
Ballast 1,451 kg
Displacement 3,590 kg

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Bukh
Model: DU20
Drive Type: SailDrive
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 20hp
Type: Inboard
Year: 1980
Accommodation

The accommodation offers up to six berths in three cabins. V Berths to forecabin with stowage above and below. Opening hatch to foredeck. Two opening ports.  Door to heads compartment to port, with marine toilet and pull-out washbasin with H&C water supply. Opening port and vent. Hanging locker opposite with opening port. Saloon with settee berths to port and starboard, stowage above and below.  Port berth pulls out to form a double berth. Fixed table with drop leaves. Navigation area to port with quarter berth behind and stowage under. Galley opposite to starboard with two burner gas cooker with grill. Stainless steel sink with H&C water supply. Waeco Coolmatic Refrigerator. Stowage above and below. Steps up to self-draining cockpit. Full interior lighting. Curtains.

Mechanical Systems

Located aft the companionway. Bukh DU20 20hp diesel engine (serviced June 2019).  Electric start. Seawater cooled. Sail drive (anode replaced September 2019, new gaiter and seal February 2014) Single lever engine control. Cruising speed 7 knots. Maximum speed 9 knots. 

 Alternator charging to 2 x 12 volt batteries (2019)

12 volt switch panels

Shore power supply.

New fresh water pump 2019

Sails and Spars

Masthead rigged sloop. Silver aluminium mast and boom. Stainless steel standing rigging (2007). Terylene running rigging (2018). Plastimo headsail furling system. Slab reefing to mainsail. Lines led aft to cockpit.

Mainsail - Ratsey

No 1 Genoa - Butler Verner

No 2 Genoa - Butler Verner 

Storm Jib - Ratsey

Deck Equipment

25lb Plough anchor with chain and warp

20lb Danforth anchor 

Stainless steel pulpit, pushpit, lifelines with alloy stanchions

Stainless steel boarding ladder

Sprayhood

Dodgers

Sail cover

Boat hook

2 x Genoa winches

2 x Halyard winches

1 x Reefing winch

 

Navigation Equipment

Plastimo Contest steering compass (2018)

Garmin GPS

Sea Ranger VHF radio with aerial

Log/Boat speed

Wind speed and direction indicator (new masthead anemometer and display)

Full navigation lights

Clock and barometer

Sony stereo system

 

Safety Equipment

Whale manual bilge pump

Emergency tiller

Fire extinguisher x 4 (expiry date unknown)

Fire blanket

Gas detector

Foghorn

Lifebuoy x 2

Radar reflector

Floating light x 2

Danbuoy x 2

Construction

Built in 1980 by Westerly Yachts to a design by Laurent Giles & Partners. White GRP hull with style stripes. Teak rubbing strake. Teak toe rail. White GRP superstructure with painted non slip to decks. Twin keels. Transom hung rudder with tiller steering.  Aft self draining cockpit. Sail drive anode replaced and hull antifouled (September 2019). Gelshine topsides and hull polish (2017).

Comments

The Westerly Konsort is a well built, safe family cruiser with good accommodation and performance. Her twin keels and moderate draft make her ideal for East Coast cruising and beyond.This example has been well maintained and has been in the same ownership since 2002. Viewing by appointment through Howard Ford Marine Sales.

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 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.