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1978 Herreshoff 28

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Mattapoisett, Massachusetts
1978 28' Herreshoff 28 $65,000

Beam 8' 8" Draft 3' 5" Engine(s) 1x Inboard Volvo Penta @ 13 HPower

Impeccably maintained Herreshoff 28, fiberglass, ketch.

Original boat has been converted to a sloop but rigging for the ketch to convert back is in our possession.

Boat sleeps 4.

The main cabin sleeps 2 in single berths port and starboard.

The v-berth sleeps 2.

The galley is located aft.

The head is a cedar bucket.

The woodwork is teak and holly sole with pine ceilings.

DECK is white non-skid, topsides are black awl gripped in 2012.

Bottom was soda-blasted and sanded to bare fiberglass and professionally coated with 6 layers of paint top coats are Interlux micron CSC Green.

Cabin top is 1" varnished teak with bronze oval opening window ports with screens.

Toe rail and cockpit seatsbacks are varnished teak.

Mast is sitka spruce professionally stripped and layered with 8 coats of varnish in 2010.

All deck hardware is bronze.

Lifeline stanchions and bases are bronze.

Lifelines are parceled and seized with traditional tarred seizing.

Cockpit sole is custom built teak floor boards.

Cockpit seats are varnished teak locker covers with varnished seat backs in teak.

On deck is a custom bronze windlass designed and manufactured by IDEAL WINDLASS in East Greenwich, CT.

CABIN Interior has varnished teak and holly sole.

Side trim and bulkheads are varnished pine and teak.

Ice box was custom built into space designed for a wood stove and is finished in varnished teak with bi-fold top that serves as a chart table.

Storage locker opposite also custom built into boat with varnished teak bi-fold top and very spacious shelving.

Stainless sink with foot pump for single spigot, all plumbing replaced in 2012.

Custom fabricated upholstry includes cockpit cushions, 4 sleeping berth cushions, pillows and bumpers.

Newly installed bulkhead sconces above each berth for reading.

Ceiling lamp in v-berth and 2 in main cabin.

SAILS Dacron mainsail in good condition, professionally cleaned and repaired every season.

Custom Sperry Sail self tending jib 2010.

Matching sail covers in traditional buff Sunbrella fabric.

BOAT INCLUDES Fair cough Sailmakers custom frame and traditional green marine canvas cover, new 2010 Anchors - Danforth, Plow, Fishermans 300 ft of 38 chain in chain locker Fenders and Horseshoe Ring Boat hook,docklines.


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Engine:Volvo Penta
Engine Count:1
Engine Hours:
Hull Material:fiberglass
Beam:8' 8"
Draft:3' 5"
Condition:Impeccably maintained

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