Enjoy twelve weeks every year
island hopping amongst the glorious islands and gorgeous villages along the
West Coast of the Scottish Highlands or exploring the fjordic sea-lochs and busy towns of the
Firth of Clyde at the helm of your lovely, eye-catching classic yacht which
combines all the charm of a bygone age with all the convenience of modern
living. Just two Syndicate Memberships left!
“IROKO” is a
beautiful 35 foot, Inchcape series, MFV-style boat, built in Eyemouth
1968. Very sturdy Iroko planking on
heavy oak beams. Economical and relaxed
120hp Sabre six-cylinder engine. Sleeps
5 (double in forecabin, fold down double and single in saloon). Currently
moored at Lochgoilhead on the Clyde.
in wheelhouse, saloon, forecabin – well equipped with Webasto hot water central
heating, 7kw mains generator, 4kw mains inverter, LED lighting and WiFi
skipper’s chair, chart table, comfortable seating for four or five, fan
assisted radiator, oars (for dinghy) and boathook stored on ceiling, brass barometer and
clock, heating programmer, mains power selectors, etc, etc.
Saloon with desk,
wardrobes, cupboards, drawers, chart storage, seating for up to six, fan assisted
radiator, smart TV with DVD, occasional
lighting, fold-up or drop-down dining table, table and seating convert to
double berth, pull-down single bunk berth, under seat storage, etc, etc.
double berth, fan assisted radiator, drawers, bed lights, hatch to foredeck,
sail storage under berth, etc, etc.
Galley equipped with
fridge, steel sink and mixer tap, induction hob, very large combination
microwave/grill/fan oven (inverter microwave), electric kettle, kitchen
utensils, pots and pans, crockery and cutlery, food cupboards, etc, etc.
Heads with electric
flush WC, power shower, pull-out wash basin, stainless steel heated towel rail,
storage, etc, etc.
Engine Room (access from aft deck hatch) with engine and gearbox, 1 pair starter batteries and 3 pairs service/domestic batteries, bilge pumps, battery charger, electric controls, boiler, hot water calorifier, fuel tanks, water tanks, hand tools, general equipment, etc, etc.
with furling genoa, mainsail and mizzen or under the power of the lusty but economical diesel engine (approx 1.5 gallons per hour at 6.5 to 7 knots or a gallon per hour at 4 to 5 knots). Equipment includes Garmin chartplotter, sonar, GPS, DSC radio, log, wind
speed/direction, compasses, searchlights, two anchors (80m chain), electric
windlass, Avon inflatable tender, bathing ladder, safety equipment,
Membership of the
Iroko Syndicate gives each of the four members a 25% (16/64ths) share of the
boat – fully registered with MCA – and 12 weeks use per year. The remaining four weeks of the year are
reserved for maintenance and twice-annual transit between the Clyde and Oban.
Spring and Summer on
the West Coast (Cruising area from Islay in the south to Loch Inchard in the north and Fort William in the east to the Outer Hebrides or even St Kilda in the West)*
One 3-week period
PLUS one 2-week period between May and September in accordance with the agreed Syndicate year planner.
Autumn and Winter on
the Clyde (Cruising area from Greenock to Ayr to Mull of Kintyre plus all the sea lochs, kyles and sounds in between)*
One 2-week period
PLUS one 1-week period between early October and late Decemberandtwo 2-week periods,
between New Year and Mid April all in accordance with the agreed Syndicate year planner.
(Actual dates change
each year on a four-year rolling rota so, over four years, each owner will actually enjoy
every week of the year.)
* Extended cruises are possible subject to the co-operation of fellow members.
A 10% holding deposit is required within 7 days of a successful bid.
Please do message me via Ebay if you require further information.
Good luck, happy bidding and keep safe!!
Current Price: £17500.00
This Classic Gaff-rigged Ketch Motor Sailer (quarter Share: 12 Weeks Per Year) boat is located in Dunoon, PA23 *** and is being sold on eBay by kingussie1.