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Price €20,000.00
Posted by Aidan Coughlan on 18-02-2017

Description

This is a very well priced & very well specified/upgraded 1985 Westerly Merlin with a (New Beta 25hp engine installed in 2008). see http://www.westerlymerlin.com/ for full details & more photographs.

New replacement of *all* the following systems between 2006-2010 (Sail,Engine,Prop,Rigging,Spra yhood&Stackpack,Electrics,Batt eries,All 12vWiring, Sailing instruments, Rocba Anchor, Teak seats.. the list goes on.!

MEHCANICAL (all replaced 2006-2010): Beta 25hp engine/gearbox, Kiwi feathering prop.

SAILS/RIGGING/CANVAS (all renewed 2006-2010):

3/4 battened main / Genoa / Cruising Chute, Facnor Furler / standing rigging / running rigging, Stackpack & sprayood, Rocna anchor & chain

HEADLINING (all replaced 2006-2010):

New Headlining in Saloon & Forecabin.

ELECTRICS(all replaced 2006-2010):

AGM batteries/ Battery monitor / "smart" 3-phase battery charger / Shore power system / Galvanic isolator / battery wiring / mast wiring & house systems / BEP marine switch console.

NAVIGATION (all replaced 2006-2010): Tacktick instruments / 5" Lowrance Plotter

MISC (all replaced 2006-2010): Echomax reflector, liferaft cage, Westerly decals / logo, windows, Toilet, Seacocks, fenders. Teak seating in cockpit.

Year of Manufacture

1985

Engine Make & Model

Beta 25hp /Gearbox/Shaft/Prop installed new in 2008

Engine Size (HP)

25

Engine Hours

800

Drive Type

Shaft Drive

Fuel Type

Diesel

Topside Colour

White

Deck Colour

White

Number of Previous Owners

2

Phone Number

012812124

Email

[email protected]

Boat Location

Greystones, Co. Wicklow, Ireland

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About Boats For Sale

Simple and easy to use this dedicated Irish and UK boats for sales site offers you an uncluttered and comprehensive selection of yachts, motorboats, dinghies, sportsboats, canoes and tenders for sale.

Select the category of boat you wish to browse and click away to find your next boat. If you're selling a boat, register and place your ad for as little as €10, adding your boat is easy and we welcome your feedback.

Disclaimer

This website offers the details of vessels and services on this site in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessels. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires to be validated. Vessels advertised here are offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.