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Sadler 29

Sadler 29

£19,900 VAT paid

Built: 1991
Currently lying: Plymouth - Yacht Haven, UK - United Kingdom

This listing contains some provisional information: details may change

Selene IV has been in present ownership for 20 years, always maintained to a high standard and has the benefit of many upgrades.
Powered by a Nanni 21hp 3-cylinder engine with 3-blade feathering prop and regular maintenance - Selene also has the benefit of a Sterling battery charger and 3 batteries.
Deck gear includes self-tail winches and a selection of anchors, with Simpson Lawrence windlass.
Standing rig replaced 2013 and all sails in average to good condition with cruising chute (2003).
Electronics include two plotters, radar (requires attention), Sea-me radar target enhancer, NASA wind and Standard Horizon VHF.
Interior accommodation is comfortable, in good condition and includes a Neptune cooker.
Safety is provided for with a Seago 4-man liferaft in valise (2014) in date to 2020, plus Avon inflatable and a Bison electric outboard.
Selene has been enthusiastically owned and maintained to a high standard, now available at a realistic asking price £19,900 o.n.o.

Reason for selling Selene IV - after 21 years in his ownership, the owner is sadly giving up sailing.


LWL: 22.9 ft
LOA: 29 ft
Beam: 9.5 ft
Draft (fixed): 5 ft
Displacement: 3.72 tonnes
Water capacity: 91 l
Ballast: 3,400lb


Engine: Nanni 3.75HE 21hp - fresh water cooled (2005)
Rope cutter
Propeller(s): bronze feathering
New exhaust bend 2018
Water pump seal replaced 2017
Standard oil, filter and fuel changes


Engine battery: 100 - good condition (July 2008)
Domestic battery: 2 qty - 100 - good condition (May 2017 and Apr 2008)
Battery charger: Sterling (to 3 batteries)
Shorepower system
Solar panels: 1 qty for battery charging (trickle charge)
12v system
JVC car radio fitted in saloon

Rig and sails

Mainsail: Westaway (1997) - average condition plus 1 qty spare (1991) - slab reefing
No.1 genoa: Hyde (2005) - average condition
No.2 genoa: Westaway (1997) - average condition
No.3 genoa: average condition
Cruising chute: Banks (2003) - good condition
Standing rigging: replaced 2013
Genoa furling system: Furlex 201
Kicker: Selden gas
Mast construction: by Kemp
Sail controls


Dinghy: Avon 4-man (2003)
Dinghy engine: Bison electric with battery


Cooker: Plastimo Neptune 2000, with 2 burners, gas oven & grill (2008?)
Number of berths: 6 qty - double v-berth in forepeak and double (converted dinette) plus 1 qty quarter berth/ 1 qty single berth in main saloon
Toilet: Jabsco manual
Cooking equipment: pots and pans
Refrigerated cool box
Upholstery: blue with blue cushions and curtains

Deck gear

Bow anchor: 10kg Delta with 20m chain plus 20m warp
Kedge anchor: 1 qty CQR plus 1 qty Fortress with 20m warp
Transom boarding ladder
Mainsail cover: blue (2017)
Sprayhood: blue (2016)
Dodgers: with name (2016)
Primary winches: 2 qty Lewmar ST40
Coachroof winches: 2 qty Lewmar
Anchor windlass: Simpson Lawrence manual
Cockpit table - wood

Safety equipment

Liferaft: Seago - 4 person in valise (2014) - next service due 2020
Bilge pump: manual plus electric portable
Fire extinguisher(s): 5 qty - 3 qty new plus 1 qty auto in engine
Lifejackets: 5 qty Seago auto with harness
Horseshoe lifebuoy: with light
Dan buoy: Quickbuoy
Fog horn: manual
Warps: plenty
Fenders: 7 qty in various sizes
Boat hook: 2 qty
Fire blanket
Gas detector: Pilot gas alarm
Flares: Ocean Safety pack (in date)


Passenger capacity: 6
Superstructure colour: white
Hull colour: white
Deck colour: white
Deck construction: grp
Steering: tiller
Designer: David Sadler
Last survey: 2015
Keel construction: deep fin - iron
Superstructure construction: grp

Navigation equipment

Navigation lights: tri-colour masthead (LED), bow, stern and steaming
Compass: Ritchie
Depth sounder: Stowe
Wind instruments: NASA Clipper
Autopilot: Raytheon ST2000 x 2
GPS: Garmin GPS 750 plus handheld Garmin GPS 72
VHF radio: Standard Horizon GX1500E with external mic/speaker
Electronic chartplotter: Garmin GPS 750
Speed/log: Stowe
Radar: Furuno 1623 16M (requires attention)
Navtex: NASA Easy
Radar reflector
Garmin Echomap chart plotter in cockpit
GPS repeater with cockpit instruments
Sea-me radar target enhancer

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