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  • Manufacturer: Cutlass
  • Price: £8,750
  • Location: Walton on the Naze
  • Year: 1970
  • LOA: 27'0" (8.23m)
  • Beam: 7' 7'' (2.31m)
  • Berths: 4
  • Draft: 1.37
  • Keel: Long keel
  • ID no.: 48F7646242
  • Cabins: 1
  • Heads: 1
  • Engine Make: Yanmar
  • Horsepower: 10 horsepowerhp
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Fuel Tank Size: 5 Gallons
  • Cruise Speed: 5 kn
  • Top Speed: 6 kn

Broker Remarks

Cutlass 27 sailing yacht for sale. The Cutlass 27 was built by the leading pioneers of GRP yacht design. First built in  the late 1960's they were in production until the mid 1980's, approximately 200 are believed to have been made. Tarikatua is a beautiful example that has been fully restored. She is now lying ashore and ready for viewing!


Number of single berths: 2
Number of double berths: 1
Number of cabins: 1
Number of heads: 1

Tarikatua has 4 berths. There are 2 in the fore cabin which also has a deck hatch, shelves and windows. The saloon incorporates 2 settee berths, a galley, chart table, storage lockers and an adjustable, removable dining table. The galley area has a Plastimo gas cooker with grill. The heads, with portholes, wet hanging locker and shelves contains a Jabsco marine WC and is separated by folding doors from the saloon and fore cabin.   

Mechanical and Rigging

Total Power: 10 HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Yanmar
Year Built: 1987
Engine Model: 1GM10
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Drive Type: Shaft Drive
Engine Power: 10 HP

Cruising Speed: 5 knots
Maximum Speed: 6 knots

The Yanmar 1GM10 engine was removed and overhauled in 2103, including a new water pump.

There is 1 x 12 volt battery charged by the engine alternator.

Battened mainsail
Furling genoa




The strong traditional design with a short counter stern and long, lead encapsulated, keel gives a ballast ratio of over 50% which ensures excellent speed and sea keeping abilities in most conditions. She carries her sail exceptionally well in a good breeze, yet remains manageable and can be sailed single handed with ease if required.

Tarikatua has only had 4 owners from new. She has just been professionally restored and looks an absolute picture. Her classic lines make her a boat to be proud of. Work undertaken:

  • Hull professionally resprayed
  • Exterior varnish work stripped and recoated
  • Alloy mast resprayed
  • bilges and lockers painted out
  • Gate valves checked & serviced/renewed where necessary
  • Gas supply upgraded and tested
  • Hull epoxy primed and antifouled (2018)
  • Mast step strengthened.
Log-speedometer - NASA Clipper, new 2013
Wind speed and direction - NASA Clipper, new 2013
Autopilot - Autohelm tiller pilot
VHF - Cobra

Fresh Water Tanks: 1
Fuel Tanks: 1 (5)

Inside Equipment
Manual bilge pump
Marine head

Mainsail cover

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Disclaimer : Westwater Yacht Sales Ltd 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.