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Martham Ferry Boat Yard Ltd White Silk 28 - SOLD Boat for Sale

  • Manufacturer: Martham Ferry Boat Yard Ltd
  • Location: Plymouth
  • Year: 1996
  • LOA: 28'0" (8.54m)
  • Beam: 9' 1'' (2.77m)
  • Berths: 6
  • Draft: 0.86
  • Keel: Bilge Keel
  • ID no.: 1010853
  • Cabins: 2
  • Heating: Gas/hot air
  • Heads: 1
  • Showers: 1
  • Watertank Size: 120 Litres
  • Engine Make: Volvo 2020
  • Horsepower: 20hp
  • Drive Type:
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Fuel Tank Size: 15 Gallons

Broker Remarks

A fine 28 foot 1996 bilge keel the White Silk yacht, a quality built masthead rig sloop with teak interior joinery, ideal for comfortable family cruising. Based on the hugely successful Jaguar 27 class and designed by Frank Butler. This White silk is set up for short handed sailing with in-mast furling mainsail and furling genoa. An excellent starter boat and being bilge keeled allows the prospect of navigating creeks abd rivers that other vessels cannot reach and also drying out safely at low water.


Sleeps 6 in 2 doubles and 2 singles.
V berth converting to a double forward.
Dinette in saloon converting to a double and two quarter berths.
Galley with new 2 burner gas cooker, grill and oven. Electrolux gas/12v/240v fridge, sink with H & C.
Heads compartment with sea water toilet. washbasin and shower.

Mechanical and Rigging

Volvo MD2020 2 cylinder 20hp diesel with saildrive with 2 bladed folding propeller, saildrive seal replaced 2008
2 x 12v batteries cgarged by alternator
Wired for 240v shorepower plus supply cable
15 gallons diesel in 1 stainless steel tank
26 gallons fresh water in 1 flexible tank
Pressurised H & C throughout
Hot water from calorifier
Propex heating unit

Alloy mast and boom by Z spars with stainless steel standing rigging and extended shroud plates fitted in 2002  Jeckells mainsail and Arrun genoa
In-mast reefing and furling system to foresail
Lewmar winches


Navigation Aids:
Plastimo steering compass
Autohelm ST60 depth
Autohelm ST50 speed/log, windspeed and direction
Autopilot GPS
ST2000 autopilot
Navigation lights

General Inventory:
Sprayhood new 2006
Boarding ladder
Various warps and fenders
Cutlery and crockery
Radio cassette player
Clock and barometer

Ground Tackle:
25lb CQR anchor with 6m chain and 30m of 12mm warp

Safety Equipment:
3 fire extinguishers
Electric and manual bilge pumps
Gas detector

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