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Under Offer
  • Manufacturer: Jeanneau
  • Price: €9950
  • Location: Crosshaven, Cork
  • Year: 1981
  • LOA: 28'7" (8.70m)
  • Beam: 9' 10'' (3.00m)
  • Berths: 5
  • Draft: 1.3
  • Keel: Fin Keel
  • ID no.: 5614
  • Heads: 1
  • Engine Make: Volvo
  • Horsepower: 13.5hp
  • Drive Type: Shaft drive
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Fuel Tank Size: 27 Litres
  • Cruise Speed: 5
  • Top Speed: 6

Broker Remarks

This 1981 Jeanneau Aquila 29 is a nice package. She was a popular model in her day with over 1000 of them built. She is a cruiser racer designed by Philippe Harle and her inventory includes a Volvo 13.5hp two cylinder diesel engine, 2003 mast and rigging, mainsail, furling genoa, spinnaker, sprayhood, cockpit dodgers, five berths, log, depth, DSC VHF and more. She has the added advantage of a shallow draft keel (1.30m.) and is excellent value.


Mechanical and Rigging


Builder: Jeanneau
Designer: Philippe Harle
Keel: Fin
Hull Shape: Displacement

LOA: 8.70 m
Beam: 3.0 m
LWL: 7.10 m
Length on Deck: 8.28 m
Maximum Draft: 1.30 m
Displacement: 2600 kgs
Ballast: 950 kgs

Total Power: 13.5 HP
Engine Brand: Volvo
Engine Model: MD7A
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Propeller: Folding propeller
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 13 HP

Cruising Speed: 5 knots
Maximum Speed: 6 knots

Fresh Water Tank: Requires a new one
Fuel Tank: Stainless steel (27 Liters)


Rig and Sails
  • Bermudan Sloop
  • 2003 Anodised Alloy mast with a single set of spreaders
  • 2003 Standing rigging
  • 2019 Lazyjacks
  • Spinnaker pole
  • Furling forestay
  • Furling Genoa in fair condition
  • Mainsail in fair condition
  • Spinnaker in good condition

Deck Equipment
  • Tiller steering 
  • 2 x Genoa sheet winches in the cockpit
  • 2 x Winches on the coachroof
  • Clutch jammers on the coachroof
  • Main sheet track in the cockpit
  • Stainless steel pulpit, pushpit and guardrails
  • Anchor, chain and warp
  • Stemhead fitting with bow roller
  • Mooring lines and fenders
  • Four mooring cleats
  • Sprayhood
  • Cockpit dodgers
  • Cockpit lockers

  • Mahogany Interior
  • Two settee berths in the saloon, port side can convert to a double berth, saloon table with folding leafs, opening deck hatch and storage lockers.  
  • Nav station to starboard with an aft facing chart table, complete with 12v. switch panel and storage space. 
  • Aft of the nav-station is an enclosed heads compartment with a marine W.C. and wash hand basin with fresh water foot pump. 
  • L-shaped galley to port with a 2017 "Origo" alcohol two burner stove, coolbox, stainless sink and storage lockers
  • 2017 Cushions/upholstery 

Electrical and Navigation
  • 12V. 115AH Battery
  • 2019 Contest bulkhead compass
  • 2019 Raymarine depth and log 
  • 2019 Standard Horizon Explorer DSC VHF 

  • Engine reconditioned in 2011 (approx.)
  • Engine serviced annualy 
  • Four person life raft (Seago), serviced 2021
  • 2019 Horseshoe Buoy 
  • Darglow folding propeller

Broker's Comments

"L'enfant Sauvage" is a fast roomy cruiser and can be easily handled by a couple.


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