This classic cruiser represents great value as she is one of the roomiest 29 footers around. The Hughes Columbia 8.7 is ideal for first time owners looking for a fun, stable boat . This boat is loaded with features suited for larger boats.
Designed by Alan Payne, Australian America's Cup designer. The 8.7 has excellent performance in heavy weather. This popular "wide body super cruiser" has over 6' of headroom in a boat under 30', and a super spacious interior for a 29' boat. She has a traditional "wineglass" transom that pulls the quarter wave aft and makes for a fine trailing edge at all angles of heel. With her keel configuration and hull design, you will find comfort, stiffness, stability and safety. She has a traditional shoal keel design configuration with a draft of 4'8" with wheel steering. The double v-berth has plenty of storage underneath and a hanging locker. The full head is located forward and comes with hot and cold pressure water and a shower. The main salon features a double drop down convertible berth and a long single berth with a foot well for sleeping. A single berth is located in the stern. The galley is off to starboard in the main salon and offers plenty of cupboard space, a SS sink-with hot and cold pressure water, a large ice box, 2 burner Origo alcohol stove. With her generous beam of 10' , the cabin has an abundance of space including 6 feet of head room all within a warm teak interior. The engine accessibility is behind the steps leading down to the main salon. The engine is a standard 20-HP, 3-cylinder Yanmar Diesel.
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Mike Wood at (252) 571-3505 or email him at Mike@NeptuneYachtSales.com
The large v-berth has plenty of storage underneath and a hanging locker. A full head is located on forward port side with hot and cold pressure water and a shower. One single berth and one pull out double berth are mid cabin Port and Starboard. A large quarter berth is located in the aft port quarter. The galley is to starboard at the companionway. Teak and Holly Style Cabin Sole
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