Oranmore Co Galway Ireland|
The Offshore 8m is a classic Edwin Van De Stadt Design heavy displacement cruiser.
Excellent Condition throughout.
5 berths. Full standing headroom in main saloon. Bulbous Fin Keel – very easy to dry out.
Safe Comfortable seaworthy boat. Never raced.
Cruised extensively along western coasts of Scotland and Ireland.
All equipment renewed and maintained as required.
She is well balances and capable of maintaining a course under sail with helm lashed while on a reach.
She is easily sailed single or shorthanded and have an average cruising speed of 5kns making her an ideal family costal cruiser
She has been well maintained by its current and previous owners. All lockers have been refitted to get maximum storage. She also have 3 separate cool boxes for keeping food fresh.
In addition she has been fitted with purpose build boarding platform and a hard top canopy that provide total protection and addition cabin space when covered in or out of port.
She has been fully reupholstered with high quality, durable and washable Sunbrella fabric
Rigging renewed and Last surveyed 2018 for insurance
|Vessel type:||Offshore 8m|
|Designer:||Van de Stat|
|Make:||Van de Stadt|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||Yanmar 2GM|
|Drive type:||Shaft drive|
|Length over all:||8m|
|Hull material:||Glass Fibre|
|Keel type:||Bulb Keel|
|Displacement:||3 metric tons|
|Fuel capacity:||40 Litres|
|Water capacity:||60 Litres|
V berths forward with overhead hatch.
Jabsco Heads (hand pump replaced 2021).
Main cabin with two settee berths one of which can be extended to make a double.
One quarter berths starboard aft.
Removable drop leaf table.
Re upholstered seating.
Two burner gas Venessa stove.
3 section cooler.
Good storage space
Cockpit awning with sides creates additional cabin space
2 X 12 v Batteries (2019)
Echo Pilot Trio (Depth and Speed)
Tiller pilot (Autohelm AH800)
low engine hours running perfectly
Shaft driven with 3 blade prop (new 2019)
Stainless Steel Fuel Tank 40L (8 gallons)
Sloop rigged with all sails well maintained and in good condition
All rigging renewed (2018)
Roller Main on boom
2 Head sails
Note: Indicated location is approximate general area only.