Its with great sadness that I am forced to sell my Contessa 28 “Carna” however my current financial situation has left me unable to afford to do the work needed to get her back in commission.She needs her stern tube replacing, some new engine mounts, a new prop shaft and prop.The boat had been in the same ownership since 1991 before i brought her. During the previous ownership there had been a series of surveys for insurance purposes with the last survey having been completed early in 2018. A copy of this survey is available upon request. The boat has an extensive sail wardrobe which has been well looked after.InventoryHull • Single piece GRP moulded hull. • Topsides finished in gelcoat with black coveline. • Encapsulated lead ballast fin keel. • Spade rudder. • Hull finished below water line in blue antifouling. Deck • Single piece moulded deck incorporating cockpit and superstructure. • Moulding finished in white gelcoat. • Deck, coachroof top and cockpit sole finished with grey course non-slip textured gelcoat. • Alloy toerail. Spars & Rigging • Deck stepped, mast head sloop rig. • Mast and spars by Kemp in silver anodised alloy. • All standing rigging of 1×19 stainless steel wire with roll swage terminal fittings. • Handle driven backstay tensioner. • Mid boom mainsheet. • Spinnaker pole. • Mainsail, Genoa and spinnaker halyards replaced 2015. Winches • Primary Winches – 2x Lewmar 30, self tailing, two speed. • Secondary Winches – 2x Lewmar 7, single speed. • Halyard Winches – 2x Lewmar 16, two speed. • Reefing Winch – 1x Lewmar 6, single speed. Mast mounted. Sail Wardrobe • Mainsail – White Dacron. 3 slab reefs. Saturn Sails (2003) • #1 Genoa / Big Reacher. Hank-on. Owen Sails (Year unknown but looks pretty new)• #2 Genoa – White Dacron. Hank-on. Owen Sails (2009) • #3 Genoa / Jib – White Dacron. Hank-on. Saturn Sails (2003) • Full Spinnaker – (2009) • Storm Spinnaker – (2003) • Storm Jib – Rarely used. Canvas Work • Sprayhood. • Mainsail Cover – x2. • Cockpit Tent.Mooring & Ground Tackle • Main Anchor – 25lb CQR on chain(20m)/warp(20m) rode. • Kedge Anchor – 20lb CQR. • Mooring Warps – Selection. • Fenders – Selection. On Deck • Stainless steel pulpit and pushpit rails. Stainless steel stanchions supporting plastic coated guardwires running between. • Single stemhead roller. • Below decks, self draining anchor locker. • 4 mooring cleats. • Non-slip textured finish to decks, coachroof and cockpit. • Halyards lead aft along port and starboard sides of coachroof. • Moulded cockpit coamings providing protection to cockpit. • Primary and secondary winches mounted on coamings outboard.. • Bench seating in cockpit port and starboard with hard wood panel finish. • Liferaft storage compartment beneath starboard seating. • Large cockpit locker beneath port cockpit seating. Navigation Instrumentation • Depth – NASA Target 2 • Wind – NASA Target 2 Both above instruments are mounted on a hinged panel which opens into the companionway, instruments viewable from saloon or cockpit. • VHF – Simrad RD68 DSC VHF • Autopilot – Simard TP20 tiller pilot. Ships switch panel was replaced during the winter 2017/18 with the wiring associated rationalised. Below Decks Joinery below decks constructed in plywood with hardwood trims finished with a wood stain. Upholstery in saloon finished in an olive green vinyl material. Forepeak cushions are available, noted in poor condition. Forepeak – Open space with heads at aft end of space. Double V-berth provided forward with bulkhead at aft end to separate berth from heads. Storage locker outboard overhead. Heads – Separated from main saloon with door in main bulkhead. Constructed with moulded unit for base of compartment and vanity unit. Heads and wash hand basin to starboard. Hanging locker to port. Saloon – Bench settees port and starboard. Both settees convert to bunks with port bunk extended by a ‘trotter box’ forward. Centrally mounted, drop leaf, saloon table. Storage lockers below bunks and overhead outboard. Quarter berth extends aft of saloon on starboard side. Drop down chart table fitted over quarter berth. Storage in table for charts and pilot book. Galley – Port side of companionway. Simple galley with worktop along aft end, sink and cool box beneath worktop. Gimbal mounted cooker outboard with fold up extension worktop forward of cooker. Storage beneath work top and cooker with sliding door lockers outboard of cooker. General Equipment • Fresh Water System – Manually pumped cold water system. Manual faucets in galley and heads. Two flexible bag type tanks (new 2018) giving combined capacity of 100ltrs. • Galley Stove – Plastimo Atlantic. 2 burner, grill and oven. On gimbals. • Manual Bilge Pump • Heads – Jabsco manual marine toilet. • Tender – Avon Redstart. Safety Equipment • Liferaft – Seago Offshore 6 person valise raft. Next service due 2019 • Webbing Jackstays. • Horseshoe Buoy.
Current Price: £1550.00
This Sailing Yacht Project – Contessa 28 – “carna” boat is located in Inverness, IV3 *** and is being sold on eBay by synj24.