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Vagabond'elle

A 1970 Custom Built BERMUDIAN SLOOP designed by Ryszard Langer and built by Szczecinska Stocznia Yachtowa, Poland

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Overall Length: 47ft 6ins :: Waterline: 40ft 4ins :: Beam: 12ft 6ins :: Draught: 7ft 9ins :: Displacement: 14 Tons TM

Engine: 55hp Volvo Diesel :: Designer: Ryszard Langer :: Builder: Szczecinska Stocznia Yachtowa :: Location: France

Sail: 130 sq.m. :: Berths: Six :: Year: 1970 :: Price: EUR 165,000

Broker's Details:

HISTORY & DESCRIPTION:

Vagabond'elle was built in 1970 and purchased by her current French owners for polar exploration in 1995 and is one of a succession of Vagabond yachts made famous through books, films, exhibitions and television programmes by their voyaging owners undertaking scientific research.

Built by Szczecinska Stocznia Yachtowa of Gdansk to a design by Ryszard Langer, Vagabond'elle has completed 1,000's of nautical miles during the last fifteen years, the owners are now looking to down-size although the vessel was totally re-fitted in 1997 and up-graded in 2010 and 2011.

Ryszard Langer is a well respected naval architect, designer of over 200 sailing yachts and three tall ships.

Vagabond'elle is of cold moulded mahogany construction with composite frames, teak laid deck on marine ply sub deck.  Varnished mahogany superstructure.

Keel stepped aluminium mast with stainless steel standing rigging and lancelin running rigging (2009) Five Narwahl, Ocean and X-Voiles sails. Profurl main, jib and genoa reefing and Karver storm jib reefing. Total sail area 130 Sq. metres.

55hp Volvo D2-55 fitted new in 2007. Three blade propeller. Two 220 litre and one 70 lire fuel tanks. Four Vetus batteries (2009) Fischer Panda 3.5 kva Generator (2005) 310 hours, serviced 20011. 230 volt shore power.

Accommodation for six in two cabins.

Main Saloon with two settee berths and two roote berths. Table for eight.

Twin Berth Master Cabin with armchair, bookcase, dressing table and wide working table.

Galley: Gimballed three burner propane stove with oven and grill (2010) 12/240 volt fridge, 40 litre deep-freeze, 12 volt sixty litre an hour water maker, 220 volt bread maker, coffee maker, kettle, toaster, two 13kg gas cylinders on deck. Two 360 litre stainless steel fresh water tanks. Square stainless steel sink, pantry and crockery lockers and sets of drawers. Fire extinguisher.

Wheelhouse/ Cockpit. Built over the existing cockpit, the wheelshelter could be removed if required. Folding dinette/settee. Wheel steering, repeater instruments, heating, opening deck hatches port and starboard.

Heads Compartment. Lavac marine wc, shower h&c.

INVENTORY:

Navman 7200 VHF (2007)

Raytheon 300 GPS (2005)

Navman 660, C Map Reader

Raytheon $KW Radar (2007)

NKE Auto Pilot

Plastimo Compass

NKE Sounder

NKE Log

SSB Transceiver

Yaesu 430S + SSB Kenwood 100 All Bands Receiver

Many paper charts of Northern Regions

Goiot Windlass

Fortress 21 kg and Spade 18.5 kg anchors, 60 & 30 m chain.

Bathing ladder

100 metres rope on deck drum

Four life jackets

Plastimo 6 person life raft (last serviced 2009)

Plastimo 3.2 m tender, aluminium fllor, paddles and bag, Suzuki 5hp OB Motor

EPIRB beacon

Eight fender, warps

Two bilge pumps

BROKERS NOTE:

A particularly special, world famous exploration yacht and proven long distance cruiser, ideal for extended passage making or living aboard. High specification throughout with protected helm and generous accommodation with quality mahogany joinery. Owners now down-sizing and serious offers considered.

Guide: EUR 165,000

Lying: France

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