Perkins 15pk with propeller shaft. Well maintained and very complete Contessa 28. Ready for holidays and very suitable for larger waters.
Basic data of the Contessa 28
- Seller:Private seller
- Motorization:Perkins 15pk with propeller shaft
- Category:Sailing Yacht
- Year of construction:1977
- Material:GRP (Polyester)
- Experience: Blue water cruising, seagoing, Weekendcruiser, weekends aboard
- Length:27.66 feet
- Width:9.51 feet
- Draught:5 feet
- Variable draught:No
- Headroom inside:180 cm
- Berths:3fixed, 2 additional
- Country: Netherlands
- Price:£ 11.120 (€ 12.250)
Contessa 28 "Octopussy"
Well maintained and very complete Contessa 28.
Ready for holidays and very suitable for larger waters.
The Contessa 28 is designed by Doug Peterson and was built at the shipyard of Jeremy Rogers, England.
The Contessa ships are known for their seaworthiness and comfort under sail.
The "Octopussy" is excellent single-handed sailing. All traps and shots can be operated from the cockpit.
Front cabin with 2 berths in v-cage
Toilet room lockable with pump toilet, cupboard space
Lounge with possibility to sleep up to 3 people after conversion sofas,
Kitchen with running water, gas oven, 2 burner stove, sink
Starboard under the cockpit a spacious dog cage
Cockpit with storage space on starboard, deep port chest on port side
In recent years many items on the "Octopussy" (construction number 007) have been (preventively) replaced and or overhauled.
Engine mounts 2015
New propeller shaft seal Volvo Seal 2018
Fuel pump overhaul 2019
Replace coils 2019
New engine wiring harness 2018
Exhaust bend cooling water injection renewed 2015
Overhaul all valves 2018
New antifouling 2018
Bucket floor new anti-slip 2020
Year built 1977
Construction number 007
VAT status: paid
Vertical clearance approx 13 metres
Sailing area 31,4m2
Replacement staging 1999
Mainsail with 3x reef (Diamond sails, 1994)
Rolgenua 130% with UV strip (2010) on Furlex 100S roll system
2x lap winch
2x trap winch
Lazy jacket system on boom
Spinaker + shots, traps, spiboom)
All traps and shots can be operated from the cockpit
Perkins Perama M20 15hp, well maintained
Diesel tank 46liter
Replaced entire electrical installation 2009
2x 12V battery (1x 80Ah (2009) 1x 85Ah AGM (2018)
Battery charger for 2 batteries 10A Dolphin Permium 12.10
Led lighting throughout the ship
Automatic bilge pump
Radio / CD / MP3 with speakers in the interior and waterproof speakers in the cockpit.
Compass Plastimo Contest
Speed, log, depth gauge, wind gauge, Raymarine ST40
Autopilot Raymarine ST12000+
GPS tracer Garmin
VHF VHF Radio Ocean RO4800 (2010)
Interior and comfort:
2 sleeping skates in front cabin, mattress with sprung slatted dish base
Kitchen with 2 burner gas cooker
(gas hose to be replaced, advice: gas system to be compressed / tested)
Running water by foot pump
Water tank 100L
Gas-pul Campingaz (1x904 and 1x 907)
Hot air heater Webasto Airtop 2000ST (2011)
Life raft 2011 Plastimo Cruiser 4 (must be inspected)
Anchor line with chain
Mooring liners, fenders etc
Bilge pump manually operated, operable from the cockpit
Electric bilge pump with automatic float switch Shore power
Possibly for takeover: Wind autopilot Bouvaan € 950,-
Mooring Groningen City.
Visits by appointment: Jasper de Jong +31-625-147559
- Draught: 147 cm
- Headroom: 180 cm
- Berths: fixed: 3 Extra: 2