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  • Manufacturer: Yarmouth
  • Location: Northney Marina
  • Year: 1999
  • LOA: 23'0" (7.02m)
  • Beam: 7' 6'' (2.29m)
  • Berths: 4
  • Draft:
  • Keel: 0
  • ID no.: 03207
  • Engine Make: 0
  • Drive Type:
  • Fuel Type: Diesel

Broker Remarks

The Yarmouth 23 is a character yacht of manageable size designed to provide safe and comfortable cruising, whether for the family or the single-handed sailor. All sail controls are led back to the safety of the cockpit and a sunken foredeck provides additional crew protection when working forward.


Fore cabin: double v-berth arrangement with lockers under. Overhead hatch. Hull window port and starboard. Saloon: port and starboard settee berths, with trotter boxes into the fore cabin. Portable table. Hull windows port and starboard. Heads: Jabsco sea toilet. Corner cabinet with space for a wash-basin. Porthole. Galley: Plastic-faced worktop with cupboard underneath. Wallas diesel hob. Stainless steel sink with hot and cold water supply. Stowage for crockery, glasses etc. Porthole. Lights fitted to the fore-cabin, saloon, heads and galley. Cabin sole is of 8mm Marine Ply with simulated teak and holly laminate.

Mechanical and Rigging

Hull and deck: heavy duty GRP mouldings. Hull colour is white. Two vestigial bilge plates to allow the boat to sit almost upright when taking the ground have been retro-fitted by The Yarmouth Boat Company Limited (plans and photos available). Rudder is constructed of laminated plywood (to BS1088) and hardwood cheeks, epoxy sheathed. Laminated wood tiller. Designer: Wyatt & Freeman Builders: Neil Fernando & Co (PVT) Ltd, Sri Lanka with The Yarmouth Boat Company Ltd, IOW. Design Category: B (for 6 persons). Beta BZ482 13.5 hp inboard diesel. Water cooled exhaust system. Sound-proofed engine compartment. Stainless steel shaft with 3-bladed bronze propeller (new 2008). Diesel tank: 45 litres. Water tank: 75 litres. 12v electrical system comprising 2 batteries (75Ah start and 85Ah service) in purpose built secure vented battery box. Gaff rig comprising tan main, tan jib, white staysail (new – May 2008 - never used). Spars (mast, boom, gaff and bowsprit) are of wood. Reefing for the main consists of lazy-jacks and a lazy-bag system; jib and staysail use roller reefing. Running rigging renewed 2008.


Steering compass (Plastimo Contest). Chart-plotter with GPS – Standard Horizon CP180. Clipper Duet for log and depth. VHF DSC radio – NASA Marine SX35 DSC. Autopilot – Simrad TP20 tiller-pilot. Navigation lights. Anchors – 5kg CQR with chain and Fortress FX-7 with chain and rope. Sprayhood. Cockpit canopy. Boarding ladder (loose). 2 x sheet winches, plus various rope clutches. Stereo system – Sony CD/radio with 2 speakers in the saloon. Clock and barometer. Horseshoe lifebuoy with light. 2 x fire extinguishers. 1 x manual bilge pump. Warps and fenders.

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