The Dufour 1800 is a fast small cruiser combining good sailing performance with accommodation for up to 4 people. There is a separate fore-cabin with V berth, heads compartment with chemical toilet, simple but functional galley and a 4 wheeled yard trailer.
Poor health has prompted sale and the owner is open to reasonable offers. Price just reduced.
This boat is based at Ullswater Yacht Club and viewings are by appointment only. Please contact Maiden Marine on 015394 88050 for more information or to arrange to view.
Constructed in GRP with white hull and deck and black coach-roof sides. Stainless steel pulpit and push-pit linked by a single guard wire. Self draining cockpit, tiller steering and Yamaha 6hp outboard. The stem-head fitting has a double bow roller and there is a self draining anchor locker for ground tackle.
Vessel powered by an engine well mounted 2 stroke Yamaha 6hp outboard with remote fuel tank. A single 12volt battery provides power for domestic use, navigation lights and instruments. This is charged via the engine and a solar panel.
Seven eighths fractional rigged Bermudan sloop with deck stepped alloy mast and spars and stainless wire standing rigging.
Roller furling genoa with UV strip and slab reefing mainsail with sail coat. In addition to the mainsail and genoa there is also a storm jib.
On entering the saloon, to starboard is the galley with a two burner gas hob, sink with manually pumped cold water, ice box and storage. To port is the chart table which extends out over the berth. Beneath the companionway there is a large locker where the inboard motor would be if one were fitted.
The saloon has seating / berths to either side, one extending under the chart table and the other having a trotter box extending under the heads hand basin unit. Moving forward, to port is the heads compartment with a chemical toilet - ideal for use on inland waterways. Opposite is the wash basin with manually pumped cold water.
The forecabin has a double V berth with storage under. There is a hatch providing ventilation and access to the deck if needed.
This boat has been lake sailed for at least the past 13 years under its current ownership and is equipped for this purpose. The inventory includes:
There is also a 4 wheeled yard trailer.