SPIRIT was moulded in 2007, completed and launched in 2008, she was displayed at the London Boat Show that year. Remaining in her original ownership until 2014, she was sold to her current owners who have used her for local cruising in and around The Solent and occasional cross-Channel trips. Originally fitted out with a very high specification, SPIRIT boasts a number of desirable upgrades and updates over the standard fitout. These include:- • Red gelcoat hull finish. • Teak side decks. • Electro-hydraulically operated swing keel with grounding plate. • Keel pennant and rubber keel flaps replaced - 2016. • Twin rudders. • Brand new Yanmar 3YM30 29hp diesel engine on shaft drive - 2019. • 3-blade folding propeller and rope cutter. • Bowthruster. • Diesel fired hot air cabin heating. • In-mast furling main sail. • Electric control line winch. • Roller furling self-tacking jib – replaced 2017. • Stainless steel gennaker bowsprit with gennaker. • Electric anchor windlass. • Upgraded batteries. • Latest Raymarine Hybrid Touch colour touchscreen plotter & 18” Quantum radar installed – 2017. • Active masthead radar reflector. • Sprayhood replaced 2016. • Hot and cold cockpit shower. • Outboard motor crane. • 4-Person liferaft. • 406Mhz Epirb. • Cherry interior joinery. • Lee-cloths to the saloon berths. Easily handled under sail thanks to her self-tacking jib and in-mast furling mainsail, complete with an electric control-line winch, and easily-maneuvered under power thanks to her powerful Yanmar engine coupled with 12vDC bowthruster, SPIRIT is perfect for family or single-handed sailing locally and off-shore. Add in the iconic Southerly lift-keel mechanism which allows her to go almost anywhere, including on the beach, there is little out there to touch SPIRIT for ready practicality. Now offered for sale due to a lack of time for cruising and a move back to racing, SPIRIT is ready to go and conveniently located on the central South Coast.
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