24ft GRP drop keel Feeling 720, Kirie

Price Details

Price: £5,950 GBP
Location: Maylandsea, Essex.
Make: Feeling
Year: 1983
Condition: Good, well maintained and in Commission
Category: Sail
Class: Cruisers
Keel Type: Lifting Keel


A very user friendly 24ft GRP cruising yacht. Ideal for the East Coast’s shallow creeks and Estuaries.

Moulded GRP hull Bermudan rig, 2013 Yanmar GM10S diesel inboard engine. Bermudan sloop rig,

all sheets led back to the self draining cockpit aft. New Spray hood for protection from the elements. Easily handled with a single sailor.

Tiller extension. Furling gear. New reliable inboard diesel engine, Yanmer GM10s.
Annually sat ashore for the Winters and now just returned to the water re antifouled, cleaned and well presented.
Full documented history with this vessel, just two owners.
Built and designed in France by Kirie 1983.
Mistral is back on the water, in commission, keys held, viewing no problem… She is “Ready to GO”…. Keenly priced.


Nominal Length: 7.20 m
Length Overall: 7.50 m
Length Of Deck: 7.20 m
Length At Water Line: 6.20 m


Beam: 2.70 m
Draft: 1.40 m
Max Draft: 1.40 m
Keel Up: 0.75 m


Fuel Tank Capacity: 25 ltrs
Water Tank Capacity: 50 ltrs
Displacement: 2.00tonnes
Cruising Speed: 4 knots
Engine Power: 10hp
Number of Engines: 1


Berths: 4
Cabins: 2
Heads: 1
Passenger Capacity: 4


Builder: Kirie Feeling
Designer: Kirie
Boat Name: Mistral


Hull Material: Fibreglass
Hull Design: Displacement
Hull Speed: 6: knots


Engine Model: Yanmar 1GM10
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Description: Installed new July 2013, Yanmer GM10s diesel inboard single cylinder. electric start ( manual emergency start ), raw water cooled.
Morse control singel lever sited in cockpit.
Sited under the companionway/cockpit.
Good access to the machine. Shaft driven to a Gori 2 bladed folding propeller.
Additional sound deadening fitted into the engine bay.
Serviced and Winterised annually.oil and filter changed regularly
Solar panel 40w to keep the batteries on charge. 2 x heavy duty units.
Engine alternator 35amps….
Stainless steel fuel tank sited in cockpit locker.
Engine Transmission Description: Shaft drive


Moulded GRP displacement hull. Open aft self draining cockpit.
Shallow fin keel with an additional drop keel taking her draft to a maximum of 1.40m. Centreboard box in saloon.
650kg ballast, cast iron stub keel
Generous side decks with non slip surface. Anchor locker in the bow.
Deck stepped mast. Sliding hatch over companionway with skylight inset.
Wooden tiller with extension. Transom hung 2 part rudder.
There is a yard trailer for her to stand in over the Winter….
Accommodation: Light and airy cabin, two full length settee berths.

Starboard has a trotter box box of generous width and length. Headroom below 1.85m. lessening as you go forward.

Sliding privacy door, amidships heads with hanging locker behind it. A wash basin opposite with manual

pump water access into fore peak cabin with a large double berth. hatch to fore deck. Zipped door closure.
Vinyl headlining and wooden battening to cabin sides. Lockers throughout the accommodation.
Full size chart table slides out from under the pilot berth port side.

Opposite is the galley area with double gas hob. Gas locker in aft cockpit, secure vented container.

Chiller unit with drain in the work surface and a single Stainless sink. Foot pumped water. single tap.
New 50 ltrs water tank fitted march 2015.
Curtaining at portlights throughout the saloon.
Upholstery covered berths,., all in good clean condition.
Pale wooden laminated cabin sole.
12 v LED cabin lighting.
A drop leaf table is sited over the centreboard case


Spray hood and dodgers.
Fenders and warps
Yard trailer ( If required )
Main Bruce anchor 7.5kg on chain and warp.
Anchor locker on deck . Manual winch on foredeck
Kedge anchoor 5kg Danforth on chain and warp.


Deck stepped Alloty mast and spar.
Fractional Bermudan Sloop Rig.
All sheets are tracked to the deck and led back to the cockpit.
Standing rigging was replaced with new in July 2010.
Running rigging all colour coded is braid on braid all in good clean condition.
2 x 2 speed self tailing Barton sheet winches by Barbarossa
2 Halyard winches 1 x 2 speed 1 x single speed
1 single speed winch fitted to mast for outhaul and reefing
Sails all made by Crusader
Mainsail with two reefing points, 135% Genoa and a tri radial spinnaker. All in ver good condition.

Sails and sheets all valetted and a new UV strip fitted to the Genoa in 2016
Mainsail cover.
Foresail in twin foil Facnor roller furling unit on bow.

Navigation Equipment:

Advansea wind instrument
LED masthead and anchor lights
Raymarine tiller pilot ST2000, Tiller steering with extension and an Autohelm connection.
Plastimo Contest through bulkhead compass
Garmin 451s chartplotter
Icom AIS receiver
Nasa Clipper Duet depth speed and log
Apelco VXE marine VHF radio
Raymarine RAY101E handheld marine VHF radio
Anchor ball and radar reflector.
8 day clock and a barometer fixed to bulkhead.

Safety Equipment:

Stanchions and guard wires around the deck.
3 x dry powder fire extinguishers
1 x Auto life jacket
1 x harness
2 x manual bilge pumps
1 x electric bilge pump on wandering hose and lead.
Cockpit self drains.
Fixed s/s boarding ladder fixed to the transom.