This listing is for my Dads sailing/motor boat. He has recently passed away and unfortunately we don’t have the knowledge or experience to enjoy it but would like it to go to a good home.He owned it for for approx two years and made many trips out to Southend and around the Isle of Sheppey, as well as motoring up the River Thames to Richmond. It is currently in moorings at Gravesend Basin where it is available for viewing.My dad purchased this boat on eBay and the information below is from the previous listing. I believe this all to be correct, but you would need check for yourself as I don’t know enough about boats. The boat is sold as seen.Please email me with any any questions and I will do my best to answer.Thanks, Chris—-A classic shoal draft yacht from the board of the famous designer Maurice Griffiths, who was also the founding editor of Yachting Monthly. At the time, Medusa’s were described as safe, comfortable, easy to handle and cheap to maintain.Survey completed in 2010 valued this yacht at £6500. Built by F1 Glass Construction in 1967. It is a twin bilge keeled and deep moulded skeg roomy family cruising yacht. LOA 7.50m (24’7″)LWL 5.80m (19’0″)Beam 2.40m (7’10”)Draft Min 0.80m (2’7″)Draft Max 0.80m (2’7″)Displacement 2,100kg (4,630.5lbs)Headroom 1.80m (5’11”)Total # of berths 4No. of double berths 1No. of single berths 2Cabin(s) 2Handbasin 1Heads 1 headsVolvo Penta 2001 series single cylinder 9hp diesel engine in great condition, serviced regularly. Uses raw water cooling; attached to a reduction gearbox. Tiller driven. Propeller is 3 blade bronze fixed prop mounted on a stainless steel shaft supported externally by a white metal cutlass bearing and internally by a grease lubricated packing gland. 12v power system is basic and fully functional, includes 1 battery that is charged from the engine’s alternator. Sink pulls out of kitchen cupboard. Water tank below and pump tap. There is a gas locker at the stern with a gas line running into the kitchen cupboard though no gas tank or appliances remain. Included in sale are 20lb danforth anchor with 30mtrs of 3/16 inch galvanised chain and fenders, inflatable dinghy, all sails and rigging (kept in dry storage), spray dodgers, and porcelain Sea Toilet (removed from use though easily re-installed), tiller cover, Bosun compass, barometer, garmin 128 GPS, winches, 2 fire extinguishers, fire blanket and 2 life jackets. Mast is currently down allowing passage under bridges. Mast support is a stainless steel tabernacle mounted on a varnished teak pad bolted through the coach roof, supported under deck by reinforced laminated bridging and the main bulkhead. One stanchion has come loose of its base and will need re-secured. All stainless steel guard wire is included and in good condition. All cleats are securely fastened. Hardwood grab rails are secure, having recently been coated with waterproofing. Windlass is manually operated Simpson Lawrence double action anchor windlass mounted on the foredeck. All sea cocks are secure. Manual bilge pumps are fully functional. Insulated waterproof carpet lining installed in V-Berth. Some thermal foil insulation installed throughout.
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This Medusa 25 Sailing Yacht Bilge Keel Volvo Inboard Diesel Maurice Griffiths Grp boat is located in Gravesend, DA12 2RW and is being sold on eBay by wizbit_sv650.