27ft Holman Bermudian Sloop, Classic Holman 27

Price Details

Price: £7,950 GBP
Location: Yarmouth, Isle of Wight GB
Make: Holman 27,
Year: 1960
Condition: very good in Commission
Category: Sail
Class: Antique and Classics
Keel Type: Full Keel


A Classic Bermudan Sloop a Holman 27, built in 1960 one of a very popular class of cruiser /racer vessels,

Fast for a small boat, offers spacious accommodation and a very capable vessel at sea.
Asking price just REDUCED to £7,950
Built by Percy Mitchell of Magavissey.
• Length:7.98m
• Year:1960
• Location:Yarmouth, Isle of Wight
• Status:Available
• Designer:Kim Holman
• New/Used:Used
• Beam:2.29m
• Draft:1.27m
• Displacement:2875kg
• Hull:Wood
• Keel:Long Keel
• Engine:Yanmar 1GM10 (2011)


Length Overall: 8.23 meter

Beam: 2.29m
Draft: 1.29m
Max Draft: 1.29m


Displacement: 2875kgs
Cruising Speed: 5 knots
Engine Power: 9hp
Number of Engines: 1


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


Builder: Percy Mitchell of Megagissey
Designer: Kim Holman
Boat Name: Petite Breton


Hull Material: Wood
Hull Design: Displacement, long keel. Deep open aft cockpit.
Hull Speed: 7knots


Description: Yanmar GM10 diesle engine 2004
Small Yanmar toolkit.
Shaft driven,tiller steering


Carvel planked in mahogany all copper fastened to oak timbers and frames.
Pitch pine planking below the waterline Solid oak floors External lead ballast. Keel bolts through every 3 timbers. Repainted and antifouled early 2018.
Vessel is well presented. and is in a very tidy condition.
She has a large deep open self draining cockpit. Seating with stowage beneath on both sides of cockpit.
Decks have a sheathed marine ply substrake on to the deck beams with teak laid on top.
Varnished mahogany coaming with a sheathed plywood coach roof deck. Teak handrails and fore hatch.
Brass framed portholes in the coamings forward with two windows each side let into the raised doghouse roof.


Twin single berths in fore peak. with chemical cassette toilet sited between berths
Privacy bulkhead. PVC vinyl covering to berth cushions. Wall mounted paraffin heater.

In the saloon twin opposing settee berths, 6ft 4ins in length.
Gas double ring gas hob.
Fresh water in plastic containers.
Gimballed paraffin cabin lights


mooring fenders
boat hook
Admiralty pattern anchor
A plough anchor chain with trip line and buoy
folding bucket
Bosun’s chair
Shore hose for water
Shore line for electric
Boarding ladder
mooring warps
Deck scrubbers
cockpit cover and a framed spray hood
outboard bracket for its stowage on board.


Alloy mast and boom
Spinnaker boom
Furler on the foresail.
4 x sheet winches
Blue canvas main sail cover.

Navigation Equipment:

Tiller steering
Log compass wind direction and speed echo sounder
Ball and triangle signals
full set of signal flags
tiller pilot
wall mounted clock and barometer
LED mooring lantern
Ensign and staff
VHF radio

Safety Equipment:

Towing line
2 x fire extinguishers
Fire blanket
First aid kit
3 x Clip off Safety lines
Bolt cutters
Automatic bilge pump.
Stainless steel pushpit and pulpit stanchions and guard wires.
Horseshoe lifering with light