This "One Off" three berth iroko on oak ketch was built by John Tyrrell of Tuskar Boat Construction in Wexford and has been well looked after by her one owner from new. She was launched in 1979 and has been wintered ashore every year since new. "Capella" comes with a powerful 40HP Perkins diesel engine and has been sailing out of Crosshaven from new. Her inventory includes, new keel bolts, mainsail, furling genoa, mizzen, spinnaker, blooper, lazybags (for main and mizzen), recent gas cooker, GPS, depth, VHF, autopilot, hull painted and antifouled July 2022. She is reluctantly for sale because her owner is retiring from sailing. Recent survey available. Viewing is recommended.
- Manufacturer: Classic Yacht
- Price: €11500
- Location: Crosshaven, Cork
- Year: 1977
- LOA: 29'0" (8.84m)
- Berths: 3
- Draft in M: Max: 1.22
- Keel: Displacement
- ID no: 56F6320142
- Cabins: 1
- Watertank Size: 250 Litres
- Engine Make: Perkins 4.108
- Horsepower: 40 hp
- Drive Type:
- Fuel Type: Diesel
- Cruise Speed: 6 kn
- Top Speed: 7 kn
Iroko on oak with marine ply deck and doghouse coated in GRP (resulting in a very dry boat).
Long iron keel
Transom hung and keel supported rudder.
Registered in the Port of CorkRig and Sails
Aluminium masts (deck stepped) and booms.
Stainless steel standing rigging
Plastimo furling gear on the forestay
"Downer" Mainsail in good condition
"Downer" Furling genoa in good condition
"Downer" Mizzen in good condition
Lazybags in good condition
Spinnaker in good condition
Blooper in very good conditionAccommodation
Varnished and white interior.
Galley to port with a recent "Smev" two burner gas cooker, stainless steel sink with hand pump tap and storage lockers
Outboard facing chart table to starboard
The large windows give excellent light into the saloon. Settee to port and a single berth to starboard. Saloon table stows away when not in use. Loads of storage space.
Heads forward of the saloon to starboard with a porthole
Hanging locker opposite to port with a porthole
Forward cabin Two removable single berths, opening deck hatch, four portholes and plenty of storage space.
12v. Cabin lighting throughout.On Deck
Pulpit, pushpit, stanchions, guardrails and opening gates
Stemhead fitting with two bow rollers
Anchor, chain, spare anchor, mooring lines and fenders
Two jib sheet winches
Mainsheet is on the coachroof
Mizzen sheet is on the mizzen mast
Teak grab rails on the coachroof
Two cockpit lockersNavigation
West Marine 76CS Plus GPS/Plotter
"Cruiser" Depth Sounder with it's own battery
Navico RT6500 VHF
Autohelm 2000 autopilot
Clock and Barometer
Pioneer Radio/CD Player (MP3 compatible)
Masthead Navigation LightsOther
New keel bolts September 2021
Electric bilge pump
Manual bilge pump
In present ownership from new
Stored ashore every winter from new
Topsides painted in July 2022
Antifouled in July 2022
"Capella" has a nice bright feel to her inside. Her outside appearance also looks good. She has been well cared for by her owner and he would like her to go to a good home.
Mechanical and Rigging
Disclaimer : Crosshaven Boatyard offers the details of this vessel for sale but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of the information contained in the specification or warrant the condition of the vessel or equipment. A buyer should instruct his agents, or surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered for sale subject to no prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.