This yacht is located on the River Thames at Erith Yacht Club. Post code DA8 2AJ. A short drive from SE London down the A2 or train to Slade Green Station.
Price reduced from £8,000. The cradle is available additionally for £500.
Broker Comments – The Hustler 25.5 is a well regarded quarter ton racer cruiser. An excellent Holman & Pye design that couples great sea-keeping qualities with good performance. Fast, powerful and light with a bal/disp ratio of 49 and therefore stiff by modern standards. This one has been extensively refurbished and updated with state of the art electronics, probably the finest example in existence and well worth viewing.
Erith Yacht Club the Premier Sailing Location on the tidal River Thames. EYC is certified by Royal Yachting Association (RYA) as an enhanced sailing and training centre. The club has a long tradition of self-help, which they encourage everyone to adopt, both for mutual support, and for the development of the club as a whole. New club house and extensive workshop facilities.
The aims are simple: to provide an affordable sailing venue to all ages and abilities, and to encourage the development of sailing skills through RYA training and sailing programs. Erithyachtclub.org.uk new membership and mooring applications welcome. Club facilities, calendars, and membership details available online or by telephone.
This Hustler 25.5C is an offshore 1/4 tonne racer/cruiser with top in class performance and a superlative pedigree. Designed by highly regarded Holman & Pye. Builder Landamores 1979. The C designation ‘Comfort’ edition has revised and more favourable layout with full forward double berths, separate heads toilet, vanity and upgraded galley.
‘Hebe’ (Goddess of youthfulness and beauty, daughter of Zeus and married to Hercules) a beautifully styled compact cruiser/racer, easy to handle with noteworthy sea manners.
Hustler 25.5C Fin Keel |LOA 25.6ft – 7.77m) | LWL 21.25ft – 6.48m | Beam 8.69ft – 2.67m | Draft Min 4.10ft – 1.47m | Headroom 5.10ft – 1.6m | Diesel 9hp | 5 berths in 2 Cabins.
Interior refurbished extensively in 2017 including re-built galley, WC, sink, heads, plumbing, new forward hatch and lots more. Hull epoxied below the waterline. Excellent moulded headlinings. Huge amounts of storage capacity throughout.
Used extensively during 2023 season. New larger yacht forces reluctant sale.
Engine: Diesel 9hp Lombardini, super light alloy crank cases = lightest in class. 1 Litre/hour full throttle. Cruises 5.8 knots. Serviced 2023. Top end rebuild 2019 including new cylinder bolts, head gasket, valve timing, various other new gaskets, gearbox oil, cylinder and head o’rings, engine oil, filters, impeller, zinc anode, glow plug, stern gland grease. A number of useful spares included.
Fuel Tank Capacity 60 ltr. Water capacity 100.0 ltr. Electric galley tap. 3 batteries charged by engine, 250w solar panel, onboard 4 stroke generator or 240v shore power. 3 way battery switch.
NASA wind speed and direction and depth and speed instruments. MOB stern Lifejacket with automatic light beacon.
Standing rigging in excellent condition. Running rigging in excellent condition.
Mainsail Westaway – Slab 3 reef and Lazy Jacks and Stack Pack both new 2016.
Headsail Rotostay furling system fitted 2019 with excellent furling genoa, superb medium/heavy weight dacron, white UV strip.
Spinnaker with bag.
In addition to the furling system Hebe has a steel halyard that can be used as a forestay for hank on storm jibs etc.
New 2016 Plastic fuel tank 60 litres.
New 2017 Heads toilet and plumbing.
New 2017 Clipper Duet for Speed/Depth, Logs & Alarm.
New 2017 2 rings gas cooker & grill with new safety compliant copper piping.
New 2017 New upholstery.
New 2018 Standard Horizon Explorer GX1700e VHF DSC GPS radio graphical LCD display with GPS waypoint mapping, digital compass etc. Will require deregistering MMSI number.
New 2019 Antislip painted decks to original factory specification.
2 bilge pumps. 3 halyard winches, 4 sheet winches. Spinnaker pole not shown. 2 new fire extingishers. 4 fenders. Compass. Boat hook. White board.
1 anchors (CQR) 20.00m (65’7″) of chain, 10.00m (32’10”) of warp.
New 2019 Rotostay furling system with upgraded forestay.
New 2021 2 X water tanks and water pump with water heater remote control from your mobile
New 2021 Saloon LED lights, Masthead NASA Tricolour Nav light with anchor light.
New 2021 Mast mounted LED deck light Mobile phone enabled
New 2021 2 x iP CCTV and solar panel, Alarm system, Remote viewing etc from Mobile phone
New 2021 4 stroke generator for additional battery charging Mobile phone enabled
New 2021 Diesel air heater for saloon and forward cabin Mobile phone enabled
New 2021 Compressor Fridge and 250w solar panel pitch controlled by Mobile phone.
New 2021 Raymarine ST2000 Autopilot
New 2021 2 x CO2 detector 1 x smoke detector.
New 2021 Remote iP (mobile phone) access to control panel, fridge on/off, hot water on/off, engine overheating alarm, generator speed, 2 x fans on/off, CCTV adjust angles, remote viewing, intruder alarm notifications, air horn blasts, engine temperature, hot water cylinder temperature, exhaust temperature, solar panel pitch, internal and external lights on/off.
New 2023 Hemple antifoul paint.
Viewing by appointment only.
Enquiries and information please call 07925249566 9am-9pm.
*****Cash deposit and balance by electronic transfer preferred.*****
Current Price: £7750.00
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