Rare opportunity to purchase a Neptune 33 Motor Sailor. This long keeled, heavy displacement sailing yacht is both spacious and functional. Constructed in heavy lay up GRP by Tyler Boats to a Alan Buchanan design and finished by Shuttlewood and Sons in 1972. Vessel was ashore for the winter 2015/16 and has been antifouled and new anodes placed ready for the season.
If you are looking for a looking for a solid, heavy displacement passage maker to deal with the unexpected then look no further. Deep safe cockpit, plentiful stowage, well maintained and reliable engine, decent set of sails including cruising chute and snuffer and 7 berth accommodation.
The hull and superstructure are in great shape. The windows and port lights offer clear vision and the half doghouse provides excellent shelter when on passage.
Deck stepped spars with recently replaced standing rigging and roller furling gear. Interior is warm and welcoming with comfortable easy clean fabrics. Good sized galley with oven, heads with sea toilet and decent sized chart table offer everything you need for extensive cruising.
Below decks is warm and welcoming.
Teak and mahogany faced plywood finish.
Easy clean vinyl fabrics.
Central table with storage and leaves with fiddles.
New curtains to port lights.
Chart table to starboard with fold out chart are and chart storage drawer.
Quarter/pilot berth at chart area.
Saloon seating/bunks port and starboard of table.
Saloon seating backrests raise to make additional bunks.
Galley on port side with storage.
Gas oven with 2-burner hob and grill.
Stainless steel sink with cover.
Top loading larder access.
Pressurised fresh cold water. (Hot water calorifier in place but not plumbed.)
Forward cabin with V-Berth.
Storage drawers below bunks.
Heads with sea toilet
Hanging space opposite heads
Deck hatches for ventilation
Well equipped yacht for coastal cruising. Included in sale are:
Furuno GP32 GPS
Garmin depth sounder
VHF radio with DSC
35lb CQR main anchor
35lb CQR kedge anchor
170 feet of 8mm anchor chain
250 feet of 12mm anchor warp
3rd spare anchor with chain and warp for emergency
2x Manual bilge pumps
Electric bilge pump
Aft cockpit cover
Clock & Barometer set
Warps & Fenders
CD/Radio player with speakers
Horseshoe buoy with light
Automatic fire suppression in engine bay
Perkins 40hp inboard diesel.
TMP hydraulic gearbox with stainless steel shaft and 3-bladed bronze propeller
New cutlass bearing in 2015
Engine well maintained with most recent service 2016 ready for season.
Single lever engine control at helm.
Full engine instrumentation including visual and audible warnings for oil pressure and temperature
Fuel tank is GRP and has been recently drained purely to satisfy condition.
12V system with twin batteries. these are recharged via the engine alternator.
Boat has a shore power cable and ring main.
Sails and Rigging:
Deck stepped aluminium mast and boom.
All standing rigging replaced in 2015.
New Profurl roller reefing system fitted 2015
Mainsail with 3 reefing points
Roller furling genoa with UV strip
2x Storm sails
Cruising chute with snuffer and pole