Built in 1967 by Hillyards in Littlehampton, “Visanya” is a rare aft cockpit example of the classic double-ended 9 tonner, providing a deep, safe, roomy cockpit and then four berths below – two in the Saloon and two pilot berths forward of the Saloon.
In her current ownership since 2016, prior to that we understand she had a long term owner.
Regularly sailed and maintained by her enthusiastic owner.
White painted double-ended hull
Believed to be Mahogany planked above the waterline.
Iroko planked below waterline on steam bent oak timbers.
Oak floors with cast iron ballasted long keel, iron keel bolts.
Hydraulic wheel steering plus tiller on aft deck (hydraulic motor overhauled)
Keel hung rudder.
Mahogany coachroof trunking, cockpit, toe rail and coamings.
Sheathed plywood decks – grey painted.
Perkins 4.107 35hp fresh water cooled four cylinder diesel engine
TMP hydraulic reversing reduction gearbox – recently serviced.
Shaft driven 3 bladed bronze propeller.
Original Perkins ignition panel, with new ignition light.
Single lever Morse engine control – recently replaced.
Engine wiring inspected and modernised as required.
Engine recently fully serviced plus new hoses/belts etc.
Shaft bearings recently replaced.
Galvanised steel Fuel tank – approx. 20 gallons
Galvanised Freshwater tank – approx. 20 gallons
12 volt system: 2 x 250ah batteries charged by recent engine alternator.
Interior and navigation lights including bow, stern, steaming, deck lights.
Recently fitted 6 way switch panel.
240 volt system: Recently fitted shore connection & cable, two outlets.
Mainsail – roller boom reefing
White PVC Mainsail cover
Two settee berths in saloon.
Two pilot berths forward of saloon.
Heads compartment forward with sea toilet.
Varnished mahogany internal joinery.
White painted deckhead and hull sides.
Fixed central saloon table with folding leaves.
Storage lockers at aft end of saloon.
Washbasin to stbd with recent pressurised water supply,12v portable fridge unit.
Single burner cassette type hob to starboard ** fitted gas cooker and pipework not operating & requires replacement.
Sea toilet re-plumbed to flush with sea or fresh water.
2 x Opening ports. 4 x Tannoy vents.
Sestrel Junior steering compass.
Nasa Target 2 depth sounder
Lowrance LVR 250 DSC VHF radio (requirer GPS for DSC)
VHF aerial recently replaced.
Stainless steel pulpit.
Stainless steel stanchions & PVC covered wire guardwires.
Twin bow rollers
Bow mooring cleats, stern Sampson post
SL manual anchor windlass – not used by current owner.
35lb CQR anchor and chain
Beige overboom cockpit cover by OneSails – 2019
White PVC overboom cockpit cover
Various mooring warps and fenders.
2 x boathooks, buckets & deck brushes.
1 x pine boarding ladder & 1 x plastic boarding ladder
Flat wind hose pipe
3 x manual dry powder Fire Extinguishers
Firdell Blipper radar reflector
Henderson manual bilge pump, plus hand stirrup pump
Auto electric bilge pump
In this instance Fox’s Yacht Sales are acting as brokers for the vendor. The vendor has provided the information and whilst we endeavour to ensure the accuracy, the details are believed to be correct but are not guaranteed. Any prospective purchaser is advised to check the boat specification thoroughly and to employ at their expense a qualified marine surveyor and/or engineer to check the specification and condition of this craft and its equipment.