23ft Victorian gaff yacht

Price Details

Price: £4,950 GBP
Location: Maldon, Essesx  GB
Year: 1890
Condition: good – needs some cosmetics
Category: Sail
Class: Antique and Classics
Keel Type: Full Keel


A Victorian Gaff rigged pleasure yacht built in the 1890’s with full tent deck cover, new Tohatsu outboard engine 6hp, positioned in a purpose built well through her counter stern. Sailed and maintained regularly and when not being used the boat has always been covered up.
12v battery with solar panel. 2 x bench berths. 5ft headroom only. Small galley facility.

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Length Overall: 7.01 meter
Length At Water Line: 5.49 meter

Beam: 2.13 meter
Draft: 1.37 meter
Max Draft: 1.37 meter


Displacement: 2.00 tonne
Engine Power: 6hp
Number of Engines: 1


Berths: 2
Cabins: 1


Builder: Unknown, Victorian era., 1890’s
Designer: unknown
Boat Name: Winona


Hull Material: Wood
Hull Design: Displacement


Engine Model: Tohatsu (long shaft)
Engine Description: New Tohatsu outboard 6hp long shaft which is housed in a custom built well through her counter.

Additional Description


Carvel planked, lovely lines of a Gentleman’s pleasure yacht of the Victorian era. Frames are of Oak and Elm with cream GRP covered ply deck, straight bow and a counter stern.
Tiller steering, open aft cockpit with two corner perches for the helm.
Long keel


5ft headroom
2 bench berths
Chemical toilet
oil lamp lighting.
Stowage up forward with heads.


Full overall tent cover.
Sails: wooden mast gaff and boom
main sail, white with reefing points, blue canvas sail cover.
Fore sail
2 jibs that are set from an 8ft Bowsprit
that can be run inboard plus a spinnaker.
Navigation Equipment: Navigation lights
Antique compass and box