80ft SILVERS of ROSNEATH, KETCH RIGGED MOTOR-YACHT

£510,000

A 1947 KETCH-RIGGED MOTOR YACHT designed by John Bain for Hugh Hunter of Esher, Surrey and built by Silvers of Rosneath

Boat Details

Overall Length: 80ft
Waterline: 75ft 6ins
Beam: 15ft
Draught: 4ft 9ins
Displacement: 70 Tons TM
Engine: Twin 172hp Gardner Diesel Engines
Berths: 8 births plus crew
Sail: Ketch Rig
Designer: John Bain
Builder: Silvers of Rosneath
Year Built: 1947
Location: Tuscany

HISTORY & DESCRIPTION:

Red, originally Red Pirate was designed by the well respected John Bain for Hugh Hunter of Esher, Surrey and built by Silvers of Rosneath in 1947.
Mrs Evan Potter of Mougins, Paris became the second registered owner in the early 1950’s.
In the late 1960’s The Bahamas Trading & Shipping Company of Port Lisbon acquired Red basing the vessel in Panama. She has remained in the Med. since with a complete restoration by a specialist Italian shipyard in 2001.
Double skin mahogany hull, on oak timbers and frames. Teal laid decks.
Twin 172hp 8LXB Gardner diesel engines installed in 1981. 11 knots @ 1,250rpm. 13 knots maximum speed. 2,650 fuel capacity. 4,500 fresh water capacity.

Accommodation in Four Cabins + Crew.
Double Cabin
Two Twin Berth Cabins
Two Single Cabins
Crews Quarters
Four Heads / Showers
Electronics
Autopilot
TV set
GPS
Radar
Radio
Plotter
VHF
CD player
Wind speed and direction
Depthsounder

Inside Equipment
Dishwasher
Electric head
Hot water
Washing machine
Refrigerator
Electric bilge pump
Bow thruster
Oven

Electrical Equipment
Generator – Onan 12 KW

Outside Equipment/Extras
Teak cockpit
Cockpit table
Gangway – Manuale ed Elettrica
Tender – Dinghy in Legno, gommone con fuoribordo di 15 hp e motoscooter 50cc
Davits
Teak sidedecks
Cockpit cushions

Covers
Cockpit cover
Bimini Top

BROKERS NOTE:

A substantial motor-yacht of great character and period charm offering comfortable live-aboard accommodation or extended cruising opportunities. Following a 2005 re-fit Red is offered for sale in full commission featuring two 8LXB Gardner engines.
Contact us for more information or an appointment to view.

LYING: Italy
GUIDE: £510,000
VIEWING: Through CLASSIC YACHT BROKERAGE