This is a semi-custom centre cockpit sloop, a Bruce Roberts design, built by master welder, Hans Dehmel. "Achates" is in wonderful condition. Built of 1/4" steel plate, she has a steel rudder and a full keel. The decks were recently redone, completely primed and painted. She is powered by a Yanmar 20 hp diesel. The fully encloseable centre cockpit provides easy access to both salon and aft cabin. Interior is in great shape with a traditional layout including parquet sole, and handlaid cedar with mahogany trim, opening brass port lights and brass fixtures, and a wood burning fireplace. Boat is clean, fully equipped and ready for your inspection. This is a "must-see" for anyone looking for a solid blue water cruiser, or liveaboard. Boat being sold as-is/ where-is. NEW SURVEY AVAILABLE! PRICE JUST REDUCED!
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The spacious Interior is finished in hand laid cedar, resisting odours and humidity. Mahogany trim throughout. Starboard side settee with dinette has new upholstery. Classic parquet sole in salon. Wood burning fireplace in salon. Galley to port has two burner alcohol stove, large icebox with EZ cold refrigeration system. Enormous amount of storage. Double quarter berth provides comfortable sleeping area. Private aft-cabin has queen size berth, plenty of storage, navigation table, and access to cockpit. Large head is forward.
110 volt and 12 volt systems
1/4" welded steel plate
decks redone, primed and painted.
welded steel rails
full keel with internal balast
large steel rudder
self bailing cockpit
mahogany toe rail
bow sprit with mahogany inserts
2 Lewmar #42 self tailing winches
1 Barlow #15
2 Barlow mounted on mast
Danforth anchor with 50' chain, 75' nylon line.
1x19 SS wire rigging
forestay equipped with Furlex roller furling
Pedestal mounted compass
Autohelm 3000 auto pilot
40 amp Battery charger