Comete is currently located on inland marina in France not in the UK Construction details;Year 1978/79Type – fast sailing cruiser built by Van Wijk (Wibo)Steel hull Dutch built 9.3 mtr (31 foot) Beam 2,90 mtr, draft 1.38 mtrUsed in fresh water lakes (Switzerland) and now berthed in Mulhouse marina (near Basel) Comes with original (now renovated) 25 hp Volvo MD2B diesel engine and an almost new 5 hp four stroke Parsun/Tohatsu outboard for dinghy or back up for main engine. (value £600)- Eberspacher heating (diesel) piped throughout boat (not tested)Mast and all rigging (stored on deck) plus 5 sails in good condition (including main 2 genoas spinnaker and storm jib)A good solid steel boat with accommodation for 6 persons in 2 cabins, head and shower compartment plus fridge and cooking facilities/sink – electric water pumps plus manual foot pumps2 anchors, chains, warps, fenders, spare parts, manuals, cushions etcHas working depth sounder and other sailing gauges, although new GPS needed.Works to spruce her up;Needs tread master removed from deck plus repaint – rust protection paint already on board plus all electric tools/drills etc available to do the work. (Removal has started)Top entry hatch needs renewing. (marine ply already purchased)Some electrical work required – 240v and 12v Information on the Marina;Location; (copy and paste)https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=18Mz6MwIvdh5HiCQs_8MfWbdUflU&msa=0&ll=47.74394984084645%2C7.340824828185987&z=15Comete (UK Small Ships Register) is currently located on a marina on the canal system in France. She would make a great live aboard in France with easy access by Easyjet to Basel and 30 minutes by bus/train direct to the marina in central Mulhouse (largest collection of Buggatis worldwide!) Free car parking for residents so you can explore the local areas in France, Switzerland and Germany by boat, bike or other Mooring fees are very low at €140 a month plus water and electric (minimal)If you are more adventurous and a sailor, then the French canal system awaits you to transport you either to the Mediterranean or via the Seine or the Rhine back to the UK !4 days of fun on the canals!Then the mast can be raised and the sails set!Due to a family illness I am unable to complete my dream trip to Spain and so a great deal can be had for her. Current prices for similar yachts online are significantly higher than my reserve price although there are limited works to complete her to the same standard https://www.boats24.com/shipyard/wibo-van-wijk/I am available to assist the buyer with advice and a short term trip to move the boat if required before end of June.Viewing is advised and the marina manager can arrange this if I cannot accompany you.Contact me (Tim +44 7704 366117) for detailsThank you!
Current Price: £1000.00
This Live Aboard Yacht In French Marina boat is located in Eastbourne, BN21 1LX and is being sold on eBay by tcsurrey.