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This advert was marked as SOLD on 04 Feb 2024

ID: 133644
Name: Sylvan
Make/Model: Versatility
Location: Essex

Build Year: 1980

Used For: Fishing / cruising

Hull: Fibreglass

Length: 7.90m

Beam: 2.30m

Draft: 0.90m

Licence:

SSR

Engine:

Ford new Holland 4cylinder 85hp
4cylinder non turbo
Bowman cooler
Oil cooler
Transmission cooler

Hydraulics:

Steering

Electronics:

MOTIIVATED SALE - she is currently on the water / walk on berth where she will be until end of March 2024. Sea trials & viewing on the water encouraged.

85hp new Holland diesel shaft driven
Ray marine chart plotter & radar with Navionics charts for UK & Ireland
Ray marine dragonfly chirp technology fish finder
LED lighting / solar and shore power
100ltr fuel tank with 50mtrs reserve tank and transfer pump

Sylvan is circa 1980 build by versatility of rye - boats well known for seaworthiness and strength. Is suitable for day cruising or fishing. Was also great for my young family on days out. Her specification raised to a high level during ownership

2022/23 full refit of the aft deck area, inc new deck hatches etc.

Copper coated hull and gel coated 2019 - she was stripped back completely to GRP.

She is fitted with the extended wheelhouse comprising of an enclosed steering position with two helm seats and a saloon area below.
The saloon has good use of space seating 5/6 people (or used as 2 bunks), cooker, hob and sea toilet.. Lots of storage in this area as well.

The wheelhouse is fully enclosed from the weather by two sliding doors. Cabin heating is provided by a diesel air heater. Access to the engine is via hatches below the steering positions

The aft deck area will seat 4/6 with more storage in the lockers.

Sylvan is well equipped for controls, gauges and Nav electronics, also a very nice brass Celestial type compass.

All usual safety / firefighting / seagoing equipment comes complete with sale

The engine has has main / oil and transmission coolers which have all been stripped and rebuilt - also new water cooled exhaust manifold fitted 2021. . Displacement hull will run happily for long voyages 6-8 knots tide depending returning approx 10 litres per hour.

She is a pretty boat & performs notably well at sea. A full survey was completed on her in 2023 and is available on request

100% Ready to go - acquiring new boat only reason for sale.

Additional Information:

LED lighting
Electric winch/hawler (port side)
100ltr fuel tank & 50ltr reserve with transfer pump.



Sylvan is circa 1980 build much loved and well maintained GRP day boat suitable for day cruising or fishing. Her specification raised to a high level during her existing ownership.

2022/23 full refit of the aft deck area, inc new deck hatches etc.

Copper coated hull and gel coated 2019

She is fitted with the extended wheelhouse comprising of an enclosed steering position with two helm seats and a saloon area below.
The saloon has good use of space seating 5/6 people (or used as 2 bunks), cooker, hob and sea toilet.. Lots of storage in this area as well.

The wheelhouse is fully enclosed from the weather by two sliding doors. Cabin heating is provided by a diesel air heater. Access to the engine is via hatches below the steering positions

The aft deck area will seat 4/6 with more storage in the lockers.

Sylvan is well equipped for controls, gauges and Nav electronics, also a very nice brass Celestial type compass.

All usual safety / firefighting / seagoing equipment comes complete with sale

Displacement hull will run happily all day 6-8 knots tide depending returning approx 10 litres per hour.

She is a pretty boat in remarkable condition. Presently on a walk on finger mooring. A full survey was completed on her in 2023 and is available on request

Ready to go for winter and the 2024 season

Contact tel 07984 517836 or 07730 560273.

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If possible, travel to view the boat or equipment yourself and only buy once you are happy with it.

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