MacWester 26 GRP Bermudan Masthead Sloop

Price Details

Price:  £3,950 GBP
Location: Maldon, Essex  GB
Make: MacWester
Year: 1969
Condition: good, in commission
Category: Sail
Class: Cruisers
Keel Type: Triple Keel


A robust GRP Coastal cruiser, a Bermudan Sloop with twin bilge keels. draws just 2ft 9ins….

Lovely neat Beta Marine 16hp auxiliary engine.
Interior well kept and pleasantly presented. A mark one version of this very popular model.

Roomy interior, good headroom within the saloon.
Last antifouled in Spring of 2016… No current survey.
A good cost effective option to get you out there sailing …..Viewing recommended…

Keenly priced to sell at £3,950


Nominal Length: 7.92 meter
Length Overall: 7.92 meter
Length Of Deck: 7.92 meter
Length At Water Line: 6.04 meter

Beam: 2.08 meter
Draft: 0.86 meter
Max Draft: 0.86 meter


Fuel Tank Capacity: 12 gallons
Displacement: 3.00 tonnes
Cruising Speed: 4 knots
Engine Power: 16hp
Number of Engines: 1


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


Builder: MacWester Marine UK
Designer: C J Roy
Boat Name: Entrophy


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


Engine Model: Beta Marine
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Description: electric start, twin cylinder Beta Marine diesel engine , 16hp.
1 x heavy duty Battery, charged by the engine.
Single lever Morse controls.
Engine sited under cockpit sole/ companionway.
Engine Transmission Description: Shaft drive


Moulded GRP . twin ballast bilge keels plus long keel with encapsulated ballast.
Moulded GRP decks painted with non slip deck paint.
Deep open aft good sized cockpit with moulded bench stowage seating. fuel tank and gas lockers in the aft decking.
Tiller steering.
Ply and laminate cockpit sole let in is a socket for the cockpit pedestal table.
2 x kevlar covered all weather non slip cockpit cushions.
Sliding hatch and steps into the accommodation.


Good clean and well presented accommodation. Full standing headroom of 6ft . All the berths are full sized too. 2 singles in the saloon and a double (two in the fore peak. Amidships por tside a small galley facility which can be shut away with sink and gas cooker oven and grill and opposite the heads compartment. sink and new chemical convenience.
Water system although there are taps and piping there is no water tank…
Cabin 12v lighting throughout.
Navigation station immediately inside the companionway.
Holly wood laminate cabin sole, vinyl covered berth cushions. All in good order.


Main anchor and chain stowed on deck. Stainless steel bow fitting.
Kedge anchor and warp
Sails: Masthead Bermudan Sloop
Aluminium spars, deck steeped mast.
Main sail with boom reefing, sail cover. foresail with roller reefing. Both sails are in good condition. All the running rigging was renewed last year.
Stainless steel wire standing rigging.
age unknown.
A pair of handed sheet winches with handles. Drum on the mast.

Navigation Equipment:

Through bulkhead compass,
depth sounder
Wine vane and wind direction gauges.
Safety Equipment: Stainless steel push pit and pulpit, stanchions and guard wires.
Horseshoe life ring
Fire extinguisher
2 x automatic bilge pumps.
Fire blanket
large first aid box.