Freedom Yachts were based in Middletown, Rhode Island, New England and commenced building yachts in the early sixty's. This is an American designed long keel, twin carbon masted yacht with wheel steering. Five berths in two cabins.
Designed by G.Hoyt-H Herreshof and built by Tillotson Pearson in New England, America.
GRP Construction hull and superstructure.
Hull Epoxy Treated in 1998.
LOA: 8.66 mtrs / 28'4"
LWL: 7.79 mtrs / 25'7"
Beam: 2.99 mtrs / 9'10"
Draft: 1.27 mtrs / 4'02"
Displacement Weight 3,175 kgs
Yanmar 2GM 13hp Diesel Shaft Driven Engine.
Last serviced June 2013.
Cruising Speed: 5 knots.
Maximum Speed: 6 knots.
Three Bladed Propeller.
Fuel Tank Capacity: 100 Ltrs / 22.2 Gallons.
The Forepeak Cabin converts into a double V berth, in the saloon the table on the port side converts into a further double berth and there is also a quarter berth.
There is a further bench seat on the starboard side opposite the main saloon table and seating.
The heads are located between the saloon and forepeak cabin on the port side, equipped with a marine toilet (holding tank) and wash basin.
The galley is L shaped and is equipped with gas oven with a twin gas hob burner & grill, storage cupboards and a stainless steel sink.
Green Upholstery in the saloon with a mid brown coloured wooden joinery.
Raymarine RC520 GPS Chart Plotter.
Autohelm Bidata Depth & Speed Instrument.
Navman 7110 VHF Radio.
Raymarine ST60+ Wind Instrument.
NASA Marine Navtex.
Side Power Bow Thruster.
Garmin GPS 72 Handheld Instrument.
Electric Anchor Windlass.
2 x Anchors, chain & warp.
Warps & Fenders.
Clock & Barometer.
2 x Fire Extinguishers.
2 x Bilge Pumps.
Stainless Steel Pushpit & Pulpit.
Sprayhood in Green Canvas.
Twin Carbon Fibre Masts.
Mainsails with slab reefing, lazy jacks and green canvas sail bags.
Cutlery, crockery & utensils.
2 x12 volt batteries charged via engine alternator or 240volt shore powered battery charger.
240volt Shore Power and Lead.
Hot water calorifier and pressurized water system.
Water Tank Capacity: 220 Ltrs / 48.8 Gallons.
Holding Tank Capacity: 110 Ltrs / 24.4 Gallons.
Owned by the vendor since 1992 and last anti-fouled in August 2016.
Both masts have radial cracking which is a common fault and there are signs of osmosis on the transom and on the hull.
Motivated Seller who will consider all offers.
3A Harbour Quay
Sovereign Yacht Harbour, Eastbourne
East Sussex, BN23 5QF