Sail in comfort & style on Shiraz, a 1986 Irwin 68
Shiraz has spent the last five seasons cruising in the Caribbean. Her current owner enjoyed a great ten years sailing and living aboard this boat in comfort & style to include two Atlantic crossings. She has a Isotherm water circulation heating system throughout the boat if your dream is to explore higher latitudes once you sallied through the Caribbean.
The layout of this boat has two distinct living spaces: aft you have three cabins each with it's own private head - two pullman style doubles and one luxury owner's/captain's quarters with island-style bed, sofa, desk space and head with separate shower , the forward section with direct access to the galley, is set up for crew with twin bunks in the corridor and a double bed in the peak that can be separated into two twins or one double.These two areas are separated by a spacious living area including a wet bar and table for ten.
9 KW Northern Lights generator (2016)
11.6 AB tender with Yamama 15 HP engine
Navtec hydraulic backstay with boom vang
Anderson T68 genoa electric winches x 2
Anderson T63 electric main sail winch x 1
Barlow genoa electric furling winch x 1
New primer & bottom paint (2018)
New Victron battery chargers x 2 (2018)
New cockpit cushions and fully enclosed Bimini & sail covers (2015)
Isotherm refrigerator and 75 lt. water heater (2015)
The entire boat was refurbished in 2007 including the upholstery. All the teak panels have been stripped and re varnished with Sikkens. Fully equipped with linen and table service for 12. Lots of spares & tools!
Shiraz: a luxury Ted Irwin design from Irwin Yachts to be enjoyed like a fine wine!
Contact - Chris Rundlett The Multihull Company - Grenada Secret Harbor, Grenada Grenada Phone: 473-457-3245 US Phone: 786-450-7163 Fax: 215-508-2706 E-Mail: Chris@multihullcompany.com
Broker is on-island ready to show this boat anytime!
Direct flights to Grenada from New York, Miami and Charlotte. Easy flights from other international airports.
Please contact Chris Rundlett at Mobile: 473-457-3245
Number of twin berths: 2
Number of double berths: 3
Number of cabins: 5
Number of heads: 4
Designer : Ted Irwin 68´ Owners´s model
Specs: Builder: Irwin Yachts
Year : 1986
Located: Grenada, West Indies
Hull Material: Fiberglass
Engine/Fueltype: Single diesel
Dimensions: LOA 73´ Draft 6´1 (centerboard down 12´) Beam: 17´4 Dsiplacement: 78500
Engine: 1992 Perkins Model T6.3544 reported 240HP (2600rpm)
Cruising speed 7,5 knots at 1800 rpm Max speed 9,5 knots at 2300 rpm
Generator: 9KW Northern Light. 2016
Tankage: Fuel 500 gallons Water 480 gallons (reported)
AB 11´6 (2006) with Yamaha 15 HP outboard 4 stroke
4 double cabin with separate shower and heads ( 3 electric 1 manual)
two bunk beds in forward corridor
Saloon with wet bar and seating for ten at table
Galley with 3 burner stove Isotherme refrigiration air cooled
Life raft Sea-Safe 8 pers.( needs re-pack) T
ype 1 lifejackets 6pc
Flare package ocean
Raymarine 127 c plotter
Autohelm ST7000 autopilot
Furuno Radar 36 mile
VHF Horizon Nova
Icom SSB IC-M7 10 Tranciever
Mizzen and main mast rod rigging running backstays on both
Navtec hydraulic back stay and boom Vang
2 Anderson T68 electric genoa winches
1 Anderson T63 electric main sail winch
1 Barlow electric genua furling winch
Main mizzen genoa fock/staysail and storm jib (quick release staysail stay)
"There are of course many things need to be fixed as in all old boats. Hence the reduction in price to leave room for updates and repairs in budget. She is a very large ship and very comfortable to sail and live on. I have lived for ten years in the boat and it has been a great ten years. Two Atlantic crossings in style and great comfort and the last five seasons cruising in the Caribbean. The boat was hauled last year (2018) and new primer and bottom paint applied. two new battery chargers Victron installed last year. New cockpit cusiuns and fully enclosed bimini and sail covers 2015. New generator 2016. New refrig and 75 lit. water heater 2015 ( both Isotherme) Water circulation heating system built 2009. Runs troughout the entire boat. (good in swedish wintertime!) Entire boat was refurbished in 2007. All teak panels stripped and re-varnished with Sikkens, new mattresses and upholstery."
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.