The Peter Duck, designed by Laurent Giles, is a pretty long-keeled traditional coastal cruiser. They have been cruised far and wide and have proved to be rugged and reliable. This good example of these perennial little cruisers has been carefully maintained and upgraded, including a replacement engine.
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The accommodation offers four berths in two cabins. In forecabin, V berth with stowage under. Opening hatch to foredeck. Full width heads compartment with marine toilet. Cast iron solid fuel cabin heater. In saloon, two settee berths. Fixed table with drop leaves. Plastimo Neptune two burner gimballed gas cooker with grill and oven to port. Stainless steel sink with hot and cold pressurised water supply. 100 litres freshwater capacity.
Located abaft the companionway, Yanmar 3GM20 three cylinder 27hp diesel engine. Electric start. Freshwater cooled via heat exchanger. Shaft drive to three bladed propeller. 50 litres fuel capacity giving approximately 120 miles range at 6 knots cruising speed. Maximum speed under power 8 knots. Single lever control. Last service March 2016.
Bermudan rigged ketch. Varnished pitch pine spars. Stainless steel standing rigging (2006). Terylene running rigging (2007). Slab reefing mainsail with lazyjacks. Furlex headsail furling system. Two sheet winches.
Built by Porter & Haylett in 1961 to a design by Laurent Giles. Cream painted hull with black sheer stripe. Varnished coamings. Teak laid deck. Iroko planked hull with oak framing. Long cast iron keel. Keel hung rudder. Tiller steering. Aft self draining cockpit. Complete refit 2006. Hood ends refastened 2012.
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In her present ownership for 10 years and kept on the East Coast, Goldeneye has been cruised locally and across the North Sea to Belgium and Holland. When sold the owners will be downsizing to a trailer sailer.