22ft Rossiters Heron, Classic Wooden Bermudian Sloop

Price Details

Price: £5,750 GBP
Location: Lymington,  Hampshire.
Make: Rossiter
Year: 1964
Condition: good
Category: Sail
Class: Antique and Classics
Keel Type: Lifting Keel


A very attractive small wooden character vessel. Varnished wooden spars rigged out as a Bermudian Sloop

Carvel planked of Mahogany on oak frames. A Deep open aft cockpit with stowage locker seating. Tiller steering. engine controls.
She is a great weekender for four, she could entertain more on a day’s sail.
She has a wide coach roof with raised topsides, in turn this increases her internal volume and gives more clear deck space.

A raised dog house over the companionway / galley area, good for standing. One main saloon cabin with privacy door in forward bulkhead for the heads (Sea toilet positioned under fore hatch ) in the fore peak.
She is a great little Classic with a good safe reputation, a kindly sea manner.
Last survey 2017.


Nominal Length: 6.71m
Length Overall: 7.01m
Length At Water Line: 6.75m

Beam: 2.44m
Max Draft: 1.68m
Keel Up: 0.91m
Keel Down: 1.68 me

Fuel Tank Capacity: 10gallons
Cruising Speed: 4 knots
Engine Power: 10hp


Berths: 3
Cabins: 1
Heads: 1
Passenger Capacity: 3


Builder: Rossiter, Christchurch Dorset.
Designer: Rossiter & Purbrook
Boat Name: Alice


Hull Material: Wood
Hull Design: Displacement
Hull Speed: 7: knots


Engine Model: Yanmar 1 GM10
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Description: Yamar GM10 diesel engine last serviced in the Spring 2017 together with the fitting of two new heavy duty batteries.
Engine Transmission Description: Shaft drive