Westerly Centaur 26, 1974, twin keels, Yamnar 2GM20 18hp diesel, topsides RE-SPRAYED 2020, interior re-lined around 5 years ago, hull below the waterline EPOXY COATED about 5 years ago, upholstery new 4 years ago, new electric switch panel 2020, a really good "sorted" Centaur!
Built in 1974. GRP construction with blue topsides (re-sprayed professionally 2020) and white superstructure, twin bilge keels, self draining aft cockpit with tiller steering, bermudan sloop rig and 5 berth “B” layout with around 5’11” maximum headroom.
Westerly Marine Construction
LOA 26' 0" (7.9m)
Beam 8' 6" (2.6m)
LWL 23’ (7m)
Draft 3' 0" (0.9m)
Headroom 5' 11"
Displacement 3001 kgs
Fuel capacity 10 gallons
Freshwater 20 gallons
Slab reefing mainsail with blue mainsail cover. Genoa roller reefing system with furling No 1 Genoa. Both sails in good order. Gold anodised mast and boom, stainless steel standing rigging. New running rigging 2020.
Yanmar 2GM20 twin cylinder approx 18HP (fitted around 2000), twin cylinder diesel with raw water cooling. Shaft drive to 3 blade fixed propeller with Volvo deep sea seal. Approx 10 gallon fuel tank (recently removed and cleaned) with a consumption per hour of around ¼ of a gallon at a cruising speed of around 5 knots. Remote throttle controls in cockpit.
Alternator charging to 2 x new 12v batteries (2020). New switch panel currently being fitted.
Stainless steel pushpit, pulpit and guardwires, whisker pole, 2 halyard winches on mast, 2 bottom action sheet winches, blue spray dodgers with name in white, teak cockpit sole boards and seating, Danforth main anchor with chain, marine ply wash boards, sealed gas locker with one gas bottle, boarding ladder on transom, mooring warps and fenders.
Bulkhead mounted compass (new June 2020), log, Icom VHF with masthead VHF aerial, clock and barometer, navigation lights.
Horseshoe lifebuoy, fire blanket, manual bilge pump.
Her galley has a Plastimo Gas cooker with 2 burners and grill, 20 gallon freshwater tank fitted with in-line water filter. Her separate heads compartment has a new marine toilet. Blue fabric upholster renewed around 4 years ago. Interior headlinings renewed around 5 years ago.
She has the “B” layout with 5 berths in 2 cabins including 2 “V” berths in the forepeak, 2 single settee berths and a quarter berth.
"Weekend" has recently had a great deal of improvement work carried out professionally including;
Recent interior upholstery
Hull below the waterline sandblasted and epoxy coated 2017
New running rigging
New switch panel wiring, new 12v batteries
Engine removed, serviced, sprayed and re-fitted
Fuel tank removed and cleaned
Her keels were re-bedded in the 1990's at Tollesbury Marina where she was previously based for 14 years. She's a really nice example, just needing a few navigation aids before you set off!