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: Motorsailers
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, no black tank.
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
Accommodation: 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 chartplotter
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.