The Eventide 26 is a traditional, charismatic bilge keel family cruiser designed by Maurice Griffiths. This particular example benefits from a refitted galley and heads, new wiring and table in 2016. Cherished boat that has been wintered ashore for many years and cruised around the Norfolk Coast.
The accommodation offers up to four berths in two cabins. Vee berth in forepeak with stowage beneath and Jabsco sea toilet under to starboard side. Refitted galley to port side with stainless steel sink with manually cold pumped water and Primus two burner gimballed paraffin cooker. Settee berths to port and starboard side. Victory paraffin heater. Curtains.
Located under the cockpit sole. Yanmar 1GM 10hp diesel engine. Electric start. Raw water cooled (Needs attention) Shaft drive to fixed three bladed propeller. Single lever engine control.
Cruising speed 5 knots. Maximum speed 6 knots.
Alternator charging to 2 x 12 volt batteries (1 new 2016)
12 volt switch panel (fuses refitted and rewired 2016)
Cutter rigged with varnished spruce mast and boom. Stainless steel standing rigging. Terylene running rigging. Slab reefing to mainsail. Tabernacle
Mainsail - Good
No 1 Genoa - Good
Storm jib - Good
Galvanised pulpit, pushpit, stanchions & lifelines
Lofrans manual anchor winch, with 40m 8mm chain and warp
Sprayhood (new 2016)
Various fenders & warps
4 x Mast winches
2 x Cockpit winches
ICOM VHF radio with aerial
Clipper log and depth
Simrad TP20 Autopilot
Full navigation lights
Clock & barometer
Whale manual bilge pump
Electric bilge pump
Fire extinguisher (expiry dates unknown)
Built by GW Wall to a design by Maurice Griffiths. Navy painted hull constructed of marine plywood fastened with copper nails, glue and roves to oak frames. Marine ply decks on oak beams with painted non slip finish. Marine ply topsides and decks sheathed with glass cloth and epoxy finish. Bilge keels. Tiller steering to skeg hung rudder. Last survey 2014.
The Eventide 26 is a traditional, charismatic bilge keel family cruiser designed by Maurice Griffiths. This particular example benefits from a refitted galley and heads, new wiring and table in 2016. Cherished boat that has been wintered ashore for many years and cruised around the Norfolk Coast. Viewing by appointment through Howard Ford Marine Sales.
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.