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Sea Sprite 23 Weekender Boat for Sale

  • Price: £14,995
  • Location: Lymington
  • Year: 1965
  • LOA: 22'6" (6.86m)
  • Beam: 7' 0'' (2.13m)
  • Berths: 4
  • Keel: Long keel
  • ID no.: 04528
  • Engine Make: Yanmar 1GM10
  • Horsepower: 9hp
  • Drive Type: Shaft drive
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Fuel Tank Size: 35 Litres

Broker Remarks

The Sea Sprite 23 is an American-built long keeled yacht. She was sailed to the UK by her owner. They were designed by the Swedish boat designer Carl Alberg and are an enduring success around the world.
'Hitch Hiker' has undergone a very complete refit and is now in superb condition throughout, she has new standing and running rigging , new sails, a refurbished engine, new headlining and has been expertly painted, giving her the look of a new yacht.
The Sea Sprite 23 is a fun,responsive, superbly balanced yacht with a very steady sea kindly motion. She is perfect for weekends on the water but has an excellent turn of speed and points well. The current owner has had a very successful racing season with her. For those interested, she would do very well indeed in the Round the island race.

This Sea Sprite 23 can be viewed 7 days a week in Lymington, please call Howard Ross on 07590 847548 for more information and to arrange a viewing.


The Sea Sprite can sleep four. The forward area is a double berth with two rear quarter berths. There is space for a toilet and shelving for a camping stove.

Mechanical and Rigging

Yanmar 1G10 fully refurbished installed 2022

New 2022 Standing rigging

New 2022  running rigging

New wiring throughout

New seacocks 2022

Sanders main 2022

Sanders Genoa 2022

Sanders spinnaker 2022

Spinniker pole

Three bladed Darglow feathering prop 2022

New shaft,Cutlass bearing and stuffing box

New rudder

New stainless steel fuel tank

New bilge pump

New Harken unit zero furler

2 x Antal winched

2 x Lewmar winches

New Interior headlining 


Log and speed instrument in cockpit

Steering  cockpit compass

Wind direction mast head arrow

Winch handles

New warps and fenders

Anchor and warp
Camping stove.

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Disclaimer : Breeze Sports Ltd t/a Network Yacht Brokers Lymington 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.