The boat featured is not currently for sale by Boatshed. The boat information and images presented are part of Boatshed’s back catalogue of the 20,000+ boats we have listed in the last 15 years and appear here for general information and guidance purposes about Boatshed and our boat selling systems and services

Folkboat 26 English

£0 Sold / Unavailable
  • Boat REF#  ·  274460
  • Length  ·  7.87m
  • Year  ·  1962
  • Construction  ·  Wood
  • Underwater profile  ·  Long Keel
  • Sleeping berths  ·  3
  • Engine  ·  1 x diesel 10hp, Yanmar 1GM10 (1998)
  • Lying  ·  West Scotland , Clyde
Boatshed Scotland
Boatshed Scotland
Ian Sawkins

The boat featured is not currently for sale by Boatshed. The boat information and images presented are part of Boatshed’s back catalogue of the 20,000+ boats we have listed in the last 15 years and appear here for general information and guidance purposes about Boatshed and our boat selling systems and services

Extra Details

Designer John Perry
Builder John Perry
Lying West Scotland , Clyde
Fuel capacity 25.0 ltr Total - 1 Tanks
Last survey 02/05/2016

Mechanical

Engine 1 x diesel 10hp
Engine make and model Yanmar 1GM10 (1998)
Engine Hours Engine1: Approx 400
Engine Cooled Direct
Steering Tiller
Drive Shaft
Prop(s) 3 blade
Fuel consumption (approx) 0.8 ltr /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 5 knots
Max speed (approx) 6 knots
Engine spares

Dimensions

Length 7.87m
LWL 6.05m
Beam 2.18m
Draft Min 1.22m
Draft Max 1.22m
Displacement 3,000kg
Headroom 1.25m
Storage On mooring

Rig

Sloop rigged Kemp Aluminium spars (unknown year) with Stainless Steel standing rigging (2013)

Sails

Reefing mainsail Sanders and One unknown - Slab (unknown year) Stack Pack, 2 Reefs
Headsail Sanders/unknown/unknown - Furling (unknown year)
Other sails Code 0 (2018)
Spinnaker (unknown year)
Spinnaker gear

New Main in 2020 and new headsail in 2018

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 1 batteries charged by: engine, solar panels, shore power

Construction

Construction Wood
Underwater profile Long Keel
Finish Paint finish

2016 Survey available

Accommodation

Total # of berths 3
No. of single berths 3
Cabin(s) 1
Heads 1 heads (Sea Toilet)

2 burner spirit Stove

Accommodation

Stove
Cooler
Manual water system

2 burner spirit Stove

Deck Gear

Sail cover
Sprayhood
Spray dodgers
Cockpit cover
Rode
Fenders
Boathook
Instrument Covers

2 sheet winches
1 anchors
(Fortress)
30.00m of chain
40.00m of rode

Nav Equipment

Compass
Speed
Log
VHF DSC radio
GPS
Chart plotter
Autopilot
Navtex
Barometer
Navigation lights
AIS Receiver
Depth sounder

Safety Equipment

Life buoys

3 bilge pumps (2 manual / 1 electric)

Broker's Comments

This is a lovely example of the English Folk boat, with a gleaming hull.
Maintained to a high standard, with replacement engine (1998), New main sail 2020, head sail 2018 and Standing rigging in 2013.
The owner says she is a joy to sail.

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Folkboat 26 English has been personally photographed and viewed by Ian Sawkins of Boatshed Scotland. Click here for contact details.

Owners FAQ's

How long have you owned the boat for?

8 Years

Why are you selling her?

Purchase of new boat

Where have you sailed her?

Clyde and West Coast

The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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