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Leisure 27 For Sale

Quintessence, Leisure 27

£6,300  (reduced from £8,300)

A quick sale is wanted, contact Nick on 07941 132412 !!!

Lying Weir Quay, River Tamar, Plymouth, Devon, UK

Leisure 27 built in September 1979 by Cobramold in Essex and designed by Frank Pryor. The Leisure 27 quickly became a popular sea boat. With a spacious interior due to her high topsides she gives ample accommodation below. Well maintained by previous owners and by the current owner. With twin bilge keels she is ideally suited to her current location in the South West and has been sailed regularly by her current owner .

Mechanical & Electrical

20hp Beta 3 Cylinder Diesel Engine

•             20 HP Beta 3-cylinder water-cooled (with 40amp alternator) -installed 2004

•             Volvo 2-blade propeller (2005)

•             Stainless steel fuel tank (55L) fitted 2000

•             2 x 12v 90amp/hr Delphi batteries (2004) with independent isolator switching

Deck Equipment  

•             Cockpit table + leg

•             25lb CQR anchor + 1x 10m chain & warp (2006) Danforth kedge anchor + 70m chain & warp (2006)

Sails & Spars

•             Main (2007) – fully-battened; lazy-jack & stackaway system May 2007

•             Genoa (2007) 120%-size; UV strip- fitted May 2007 •             Cruising chute (2005) with snuffer & separate guy line

Cabin & Domestic

Leisure 27 Interior

The saloon has 4 berths a dinette double, quarter berth and another full-length single berth (with padded lee board). Another double berth (or 2 singles) is in the forward cabin.

•             Chronometer; barometer; stereo radio-cassette; cockpit cushions; (note: all interior cushions re-zipped re-filled with fire-retardant foam in 2005).

•             Plastimo Neptune 2000 cooker, grill + hob (2005); Set (x6) cutlery, Melamine plates etc, mugs; cooking pans.

Navigation & Safety

Navigation Station

•             Nasa SX35 DSC radio (2005)

•             Navman  5110 mono screen GPS & chart-plotter with C maps 2010 (antenna 2004)

•             Tacktick echo sounder & log (2004)

•             Raymarine tiller-pilot ST2000 (2006)  

•             Baltic lifebuoy + line+ light  

•             Hand-held spotlight

•             Emergency VHF antenna + co-axial

A full gallery of images can be found at the foot of this page.

Contact : Nick Ferneyhough

Mob:      07941 132412

Home:   01822 610976


2hp Outboard For Sale. Now Sold!

(Rigid Tender now sold)

2hp Mariner Outboard. Now Sold

2hp Mariner 2 stroke outboard

Good for spares or refurbishment and has been a very reliable little engine. It has been laid-up in the garage for 2 years but a little TLC should see it working again in no time!
Service manual included
Details 2M 2A1 sel No 151300

Nick Ferneyhough
Mobile : 07941 132412
Home telephone: 01822 610976


8’ Rigid Dinghy. £60 ono – NOW SOLD!!

Will carry 3 people safely, two on the centre seat and one at the stern.
Flotation tanks bow and stern with access hatch at stern. Outboard tiller extension tube and safety line attachment point.

Rigid dinghy 8ft LOA, 3ft 11inch Beam

Reconditioned 2010, requires attention to stern woodwork, otherwise a sound tender.

Speedboat Hull For Sale – £499 – Now Sold!!

This boat has now been sold!

Hull , Road Trailer & 15hp Outboard Included

This GRP speed boat hull would make a good renovation project, or could be used as a workboat in its current condition e.g. for logging.

It comes with road trailer and winch, and a 15hp Johnson Seahorse outboard (not the 3hp Yamaha shown). There is a quality stainless steel lifting bracket for a small auxiliary outboard installed to one side. The stern has been reinforced with aluminium and stainless steel by a previous owner to take a much larger outboard.

The stern has been reinforced with stainless steel.

Most other fittings e.g. cleats and rails are quality stainless steel.

The 5.5m (18ft) hull appears sound. The interior has been stripped out and is open.

The interior has already been stripped out.

Cable steering is installed.

Mike Poole

Telephone  01822 840612 

Mobile  07970 935 938