Back to top

1978 Westerly Centaur

St Peter Port, Guernsey

£12,995

1978 Westerly Centaur with 18 hp Volvo Penta MD2020 diesel engine (1996) and comprehensive cruising inventory. Since purchasing this classic bilge keel family cruiser in November 2005, the current owners have invested a considerable sum on a thorough programme of maintenance including professional epoxy treatment to hull and numerous upgrades including new rigging, genoa furling system, sails, stackaway, primary winches, sprayhood, keel bolts, skin fittings / seacocks, fuel tank, rope cutter, head linings in forward cabin, windows / portholes, cooker etc. Her 5 berths and shallow draft make her an ideal choice for cruising around the Channel Islands and the adjacent French coast. British Part 1 Registered.

LYING GUERNSEY

Basic Boat Info

Tax Status: Not Paid
Make: Westerly
Model: Centaur
Year: 1978
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Construction: Fiberglass
Keel Type: Twin Keel

Dimensions

Length: 26 ft / 7.92 m
Length Overall: 26 ft / 7.92 m
Beam: 8'5 ft / 2.57 m
Max Draft: 3 ft / 0.91 m

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Volvo Penta
  • Rope Cutter: true
  • Model: MD2020
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 18hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • Year: 1996

Other

Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Cruisers, Sloop

Contact

Martin Lovell
Lovell Yachts Limited

Office

Lovell Yachts Limited
Castle Emplacement St Peter Port
Guernsey, GB, GY1 1AU
Tel:+44 (0)1481 716880
Disclaimer

In this case we are acting as Brokers only. The Owner is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract.  A prospective Purchaser is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate at his own expense to employ a qualified Marine Surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability for such engine on our part.



Tanks
  • Diesel: 10 Gal (43 Lt)
  • Fresh water: 14 Gal (67 Lt)
Mechanical and electrical
  • 18hp Volvo Penta MD2020 3 cylinder fresh water cooled diesel engine (1996) driving 3 bladed fixed propeller
  • Full engine instrumentation and single lever control
  • Rope cutter (2014)
  • New diesel tank (2014)
  • New skin fittings and seacocks (2014)
  • Tiller steering with Spinlock telescopic extension
  • 12 volt DC electrical system (1 battery) with isolator switch  
  • 220 volt AC shore supply with 13 amp cabin sockets
  • Automatic fire extinguisher in engine compartment
Spars and sails
  • Proctor gold anodised aluminium mast and boom
  • S/s standing rigging including Furlex 100S genoa roller furling / reefing system (2014)
  • Running rigging with main halyard led aft to cockpit (2014)
  • 2012 sail wardrobe includes roller furling genoa and slab reefing mainsail with 1 x single line reef led aft to cockpit (last cleaned in 2020)
  • Lewmar 16ST genoa sheet winches (2)
  • Lewmar 7 halyard / reefline winch on coachroof with Spinlock clutches (4) 
  • Lewmar 6 halyard winches (2) on mast
  • Boom stackaway / cover with lazy jacks (2020)
  • Masthead Windex
Navigation equipment
  • Navman Tracker 5500 chartplotter on rotating bracket for cockpit viewing
  • Cobra Marine MR F55 EU DSC VHF radio with cockpit speaker and new masthead antenna / cable in 2014
  • Corus Tiller Pilot TP300CX autopilot
  • Clipper Duet speed and distance log
  • VDO sumlog
  • Sestrel bulkhead compass
  • Navigation lights including steaming light and masthead tricolour / anchor light
Accommodation (Layout B)
  • Family accommodation for up to 5 persons in 2 cabins including saloon
  • Forward cabin with 2 “V” berths (infill converts to double) with deck hatch above
  • Midships heads compartment with marine toilet
  • Comfortable saloon with “L” shaped dinette arrangement (single berth) to port
  • Galley opposite with Bainbridge Neptune 4500 two burner gas cooker / grill (2020) and sink with manual fresh water pump
  • Additional seating and 2 large quarter berths on either side of companionway
  • Steps up to good sized sheltered cockpit with portable table and easy access to side decks
  • Ample stowage throughout yacht including hanging locker and vented gas locker in cockpit
Equipment
  • Radar reflector  
  • Lifebuoy
  • Safety harness attachment point in cockpit
  • Bruce anchor with s/s swivel and chain
  • Warps and fenders
  • Midship cleats
  • Blue sprayhood with s/s frame (2013)
  • Cockpit cushions
  • Manual bilge pump
  • Fire blanket
  • Manual fire extinguishers (2)
  • Transom mounted s/s folding boarding ladder
  • Ensign staff
Disclaimer

In this case we are acting as Brokers only. The Owner is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract.  A prospective Purchaser is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate at his own expense to employ a qualified Marine Surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability for such engine on our part.


£
%
£
Disclaimer This calculator is intended solely for general informational purposes, and to provide a rough estimate based on the information you provide. You should not base your decision on this estimate alone.