"Dorothy Mitchel" is a superb example of this go anywhere craft. Built locally by Gallaghers of South Shields in 1992, she was eventually launched and fitted out in 2005. The current owner bought her in 2006 and has finished her to a very high standard. He has used it as a liveaboard boat which is testament to the robustness and durability of the craft.
If you are looking for a safe, comfortable, long distance cruiser on which you can spend extended periods afloat, then look no further. Built in 5mm steel plate with a hard chined hull and flared bow. Ketch rig with inner and outer furling headsails. Powerful yet economical inboard Ford 2712E, 72hp diesel in excellent condition. Excellent safety package including Epirb, liferaft and gas alarms. Electronic navigation package includes a 2019 colour plotter, radar, GPS and DSC VHF. Vessel can sleep 8 over two cabins plus saloon. Electric windlass, bow thruster and new cockpit enclosure. BSS Certificate issued November 2019.
Viewing highly recommended.
Vessel is now ashore for the winter. The hull has been antifouled in October 2020
Below decks is beautifully appointed as well as being practical. The interior woods are a mixture of Columbian wood planking, Sapele wood, vanished teak and mahogany trims and vinyl covered marine ply panels. The interior is carpeted throughout in nautical blue hard wearing materials whilst all the upholstery is covered for protection.
The saloon is entered from the cockpit. immediately to port is the well equipped galley with gas fueled Plastimo Neptune 200 oven with 2-burner hob and grill. Beside this is a stainless steel double sink with hot & cold mixer tap. The water is heated from either the engine when under way or the 2019 installed, C-Warm calorifier. Above the sink and oven is cupboard storage along with open shelving for glasses an
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