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Southerly S28 Boat for Sale

  • Manufacturer: Southerly
  • Location: Titchmarsh Marina
  • Year: 1978
  • LOA: 27'8" (8.44m)
  • Beam: 9' 1'' (2.77m)
  • Berths: 5
  • Draft: 1.61
  • Keel: Lifting Keel
  • ID no.: 4863
  • Cabins: 2
  • Heating: Eberspacher
  • Heads: 1
  • Showers: 1
  • Watertank Size: 43 Litres
  • Engine Make: Beta Marine BD722
  • Horsepower: 20hp
  • Drive Type: Shaft drive
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Fuel Tank Size: 113 Litres
  • Cruise Speed: 4-5kn
  • Top Speed: 6kn
  • Engine Hours Port: 340

Broker Remarks

Southerly 28 sailing yacht for sale. 'Summer Wine' is a lovely example of this popular lifting keel sailing yacht. She has been extensively upgraded by her current owner at a cost of approx. £15k. Upgrades include bow thruster, new boom with in-boom reefing and mainsail by Jeckells, new sprayhood and frame, new upholstery by Jeckells, new cooker, internal helm dual control throttle, new water and fuel tanks, etc, etc. Vessel hull and ridder epoxy treated in 2006 as preventative measure.

A great example of this popular spacious cruiser. Viewing recommended. Contact us today for further details.


5 berths in 2 cabins
2 x single berths in forecabin
Hanging closet
Horseshoe seating and table in saloon converts to a double berth
1 x single quarter berth under cockpit sole
Gimballed Bainbridge Marine Neptune 4500 LPG Cooker (2015)
12v/240v Cool box (2022)
Sea toilet
43L fresh water tank with access hatch supplied by Tektanks in 2020
Kenwood radio/CD/USB/Aux
6' standing headroom
Eberspacher heating unit refurbished in 2016
New cushions throughout 2015 - all works including fitting carried out by Jeckells

Mechanical and Rigging

Beta Marine BD722 20hp, 3 cylinder, water cooled engine
Engine year 2001
Date of last engine service 2021
Engine hours: 340
Shaft drive
3 bladed propeller
Lifting keel painted in Dec 2019
Grounding pads added to wing keels in 2015
Bow thruster (Dec 2019 fibreglassing carried out by Smooth Finish)
1 x 35L diesel Tektank fuel tank fitted with fuel gauge (new CE marked 3/2/2020)
Tiller steering in cockpit
Wheel steering inside helm - Internal steering recommissioned and dual control/throttle gear control added in 2015
Bermudan sloop
Masthead rig
Aluminium spars
Deck stepped mast
Stainless steel standing rigging
Polyester running rigging
In boom reefing with fully battened mainsail (Supplied and fitted by Jeckells 2017)
Furling genoa

Current owner comments re: preventative maintenance and upgrades to engine
1) New water pump fitted
2) New stern seal (RMTA)
3) Engine mounts replaced (whilst fitting new stern seal unit)
4) New water intake strainer (with larger filter to prevent potential fouling)
5) New exhaust manifold (old one had some corrosion visible)
6) Water hoses replaced (as fitting exhaust manifold)
7) Heat exchanger checked and cleaned (every 2 years)
8) Gauges on cockpit instrument paned replaced (due to UV damage)
9) Receipts for fuel / oil filters, anodes, belts etc. available.

Hull Epoxy Treatment
The GRP hull (below the waterline) and the rudder were epoxy treated in July 2006. The work comprised of removing antifoul paint and gel coat using specialist peeling machine, grit blasting surfaces by specialist, hot pressure washing, monitoring moisture levels, applying primer and 6 coats of epoxy, then applying antifoul paint and boot top.


NASA Target log/speed
NASA Target depth sounder
Navman 7100 fixed VHF
VHF radio aerial (new 2017)
NASA Electronic (Target) compass
Mainsail cover
Spray hood (Manufactured and fitted by Advantage Sails 2015)
Spray dodgers (Manufactured and fitted by Advantage Sails 2015)
Winter cover
Cockpit cushions
Cockpit speaker for the VHF
Anchor + chain
Various halyard winches, fenders, warps
Shore power inlet
2 x 12v 115Ah batteries
Swimming ladder

Safety Equipment
Radar reflector
Electric bilge pump
Manual bilge pump
Various fire extinguishers
Fire blanket

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Disclaimer : The company 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.