- Tax Status
- Tax Paid
- 8 m
- 2.2 m
- Engine Count
- Draft Max
- 1.2 m
- Long Keel
- River Alde, Suffolk
- Hull Material
- United Kingdom
- Boat Type
- RB Ref
About this Folkboat 25
1959, carvel mahogany on elm, built by Parham & Sons, Emsworth. Yanmar 1GM 9hp diesel, Mainsail (Jeckells), No 1 Genoa (Wilkinson), No 3 Jib (Wilkinson), Spinnaker, trisail & storm jib. Aluminium mast, wooden boom.
Yanmar 1GM10 approx 9hp single cylinder inboard diesel engine purchased second-hand in 2009 and reconditioned by French Marine. 4 gallon fuel tank with a consumption of about 1 litre per hour at a cruising speed of around 5 knots. Shaft drive to 3 bladed propeller. Alternator charging to 1 x 12v battery. 200 engine hours approx since recondition.
Compass, log, VHF radio, radar reflector, barometer, navigation lights, steaming light, tri colour light and anchor lamp.
Lifesling, lifejackets, one safety harness, manual fire extinguisher, manual bilge pump.
Pushpit, pulpit and guardwires, cockpit cover, winter cover, cockpit cushions, boarding ladder, tiller, spinnaker pole, sheet winches, Avon Redcrest dinghy, 25lb anchor, 20lb kedge anchor, mooring warps and fenders.
Slab reefing mainsail (Jeckells) with mainsail cover. Separate hank on sails including No 1 Genoa (Wilkinson), No 3 Jib (Wilkinson), Spinnaker, storm jib and trisail. Aluminium mast (new 2005) and wooden boom with stainless steel standing rigging (2005).
Solid fuel stove. Her galley has a primus cooker in gimballs, pots, pans, cutlery and crockery. Beige upholstery, curtains and teak cabin sole.
3 berths plus childs berth.
"Heidi" was purchased by her current owner in 1974. Her owner has enjoyed coastal cruising with occasional oversea trips, her engine was replaced in 2009 and her mast & rig were renewed in 2005..