Colvic 28 Motorsailer. GRP 1980

Price Details

Price: £14,950 GBP
Location: Walton on the Naze, CO14 8DT, Essex GB
Make: Colvic
Year: 1980
Condition: Good
Category: Sail
Class: Motor sailer
Keel Type: Full Keel




Colvic Watson 28 Designed and built by Watson, commissioned in 1980.

GRP construction with a dark green hull, white deck and superstructure. Long keel with canoe stern,

self draining aft cockpit with emergency tiller steering. Wheel steering in wheelhouse.

A comfortable practical, motor sailer giving you the best of both worlds.
Rigged as a masthead sloop. This example has been laid up for the past two seasons. Eperspacher heating
Viewing recommended.


Nominal Length: 8.53m
Length Overall: 8.69m
Length Of Deck: 8.53m
Length At Water Line: 8.23m

Beam: 3.05m
Draft: 1.40m
Air Draft: 9.14m
Max Draft: 1.40m


Fuel Tank Capacity: 50gallons
Water Tank Capacity: 40gallons
Displacement: 6.00tonnes
Cruising Speed: 5knots
Engine Power: 60hp
Number of Engines: 1


Berths: 4
Cabins: 3
Heads: 1
Passenger Capacity: 4


Builder: Colvic Marine
Designer: G.L.Watson
Boat Name: Gypsy Rose

Hull Design: Displacement
Hull Speed: 8: knots


Engine Description: Single engine sited under the wheelhouse.
Mercedes 616, four cylinders, diesel engine, 60hp, Morse control
Fresh water cooled via heat exchanger.
Borg Warner Gearbox. Electric start
Stainless steel shaft to a 19inch fixed triple bladed propeller.
Wheel steering

Construction: Robust GRP moulded hull decks and superstructure.
Long keel, encapsulated ballast. Double- ender, rounded stern.
Open aft deep cockpit. White GRP decks with Russet coloured Treadmaster non slip product.
White GRP superstructure


Open aft cockpit with an overall tent awning fixing to the shelter deck of the enclosed wheelhouse. Forward helm position 2 x bench berths.

Steps down into the galley facility starboard and saloon. A dinette port side which converts into a small double berth, another single berths runs under the wheelhouse.

Forward under mast deck, amidships, is a separate Heads compartment opposite a full length hanging locker. In the fore peak a good twin berths with infill to make up another double.
Eberspacher diesel fed hot air heating system.
Water system: manual and foot pump.

Equipment: CQR main anchor with chain.

Sails: Deck stepped aluminium mast. Rigged as a Mast head Bermudian sloop.
Main sail with stack pack system lazy jacks and a sail cover.
Stainless steel 7mm Standing rigging
Running rigging Braid on braid polyester.
Main sail and genoa both in very good condition.

Navigation Equipment:

Nasa Target Log and Depth sounder,
Lowrance 515 chart plotter
Cobra VHF
Sestral compass

Safety Equipment: Emergency tiller
Fixed stainless steel boarding ladder to the stern.
Hand grab rails along coach roof.
Stanchions and guard wires the length of the deck.
Stainless pulpit and push pit.