FLEURIE will be coming to Cornish Crabber September 2016. She is currently lying in France where she has been sailed on the river during rare visits from the owner. She sits in a garage situated under the house (see pictures attached).
The Crabber l7 Sailing Sloop is trailerable by the smaller family car. -Explore new sailing areas. Winter at home. - Can be rigged (including mast raising), launched and retrieved singlehanded. - Sparkling performance under sail or power. Generous sail area for the lightest winds. Headsail reefing spar and main slab reefing system standard for easy sail reduction. - High-peaked gaff rig with full control of sheeting and sail shape for good windward capability through a wide range of wind strengths. - Great to sail singlehanded or can be pushed to the ultimate with a crew for racing or reefed early for gentle cruising. Optional "poleless" spinnaker gives extra downwind performance. - A self-draining aft cockpit and deeper pump-out forward. Cockpit protected as necessary by the standard spray hood provide shelter, comfort and a clear work space. - Shoal draft with lifting centrekeel and rudder plate enables shallow water sailing in safety. She will dry out at moorings day after day if required. - Accommodates up to five for day sailing whilst there's shelter and camping space for two overnight under the fold- down sprayhood with its zipped-in back panel. - Centrally-mounted outboard motor (protected by the keel) minimizes prop drag whilst sailing and ensures a tight turning circle and good control in reverse. - Abundant locker space for crew and boats gear, food stocks, the outboard and even a portable head. - Optional galvanized "tilt-back," braked road trailer complete with winch and Jockey wheel has reserve capacity for extra gear. - Positive foam buoyancy high in the hull encourages upright flotation. - Tough GRP construction, teak trim, spruce spars, tan sails and stainless steel custom fittings combined with good design features provide an attractive boat with a strong character, typical of the Cornish Crabbers range and likely to retain her value well.
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
Wadebridge, Cornwall, Cornwall PL27 6NT