26ft Stella Yacht, Classic One design Holman and Pye

Price Details

Price: £8,950 GBP
Location: Mersea Island, Essex. GB
Make: Stella
Year: 1963
Condition: Very good and well maintained
Category: Sail
Class: Racers and Cruisers
Keel Type: Full Keel



A very tidy well maintained example of type.
A One Design Cruiser racer Holman & Pye design, built and sailed on the East Coast. Competed in many races and Classic Regattas.
Clinker wooden displacement hull.
Brand new Collars mast 2020, New rigging. New navigation equipment. She has spent Lockdown 2020 in a boatshed being professionally, refitted and fettled.
Her Owners are intent on putting her back into commission and on the water, “Ready to Sail Away”  May 2021.

She has a GM10 auxiliary engine, new 2010.
Set up for single handed sailing, self draining cockpit. 4 berths.
Her owners are now both in their 80’s so its time to move her on.


Length Overall: 7.92m
Length Of Deck: 7.92m
Length At Water Line: 6.10m

Beam: 2.29m
Draft: 1.12m
Air Draft: 9.14m,    Max Draft: 1.12m


Fuel Tank Capacity: 25ltrs
Dry Weight: 4 metric tonnes
Displacement: 6tonnes
Cruising Speed: 5knots
Engine Power: 10hp
Number of Engines: 1


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


Builder: Tucker Brown, Burnham on Crouch
Designer: Kim Holman & Don Pye
Boat Name: Lyra

Hull Design: Displacement


Engine Model: Yanmar GM10
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Description: Yanmar GM10, diesel engine shaft driven, triple blade propeller
Raw water cooled. Last serviced 2020
Engine Transmission Description: Shaft drive