Pandora 700 22ft GRP Bermudan Sloop, Bilge keels

Price Details

Price: £1,950 GBP
Location: Heybridge, nr Maldon, Essex  GB
Make: Rydgeway Marine
Year: 1978
Condition: Clean and tidy for a 40 year old yacht
Category: Sail
Class: Daysailers
Keel Type: Twin Keel


Pandora has been owned since new in 1978. GRP Van de Stadt design twin bilge keels, Bermudan sloop rig. Annually out of the water for the Winter, Used for Club sailing, racing and cruising.
Included in the sale: GRP dinghy with oars, a yard trailer. Nearly new outboard motor, sits in cockpit well. Well kept, put into commission every year. Although now showing her age cosmetically.
Found to be a very dry boat, capable and comfortable in the seaways.
An ideal starter yacht.
Viewing by arrangement now ashore for the Winter.


Length Overall: 6.65m
Length At Water Line: 5.72m


Beam: 2.11m
Draft: 0.91m
Max Draft: 0.91m


Fuel Tank Capacity: 25 litres
Water Tank Capacity: 7gallons
Displacement: 1.00tonne
Engine Power: 2.5hp
Number of Engines: 1


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


Builder: Rydgeway Marine
Designer: Van De Stadt
Boat Name: Antares


Hull Material: Fibreglass
Hull Design: Displacement


Engine Model: Honda, long shaft outboard
Fuel Type: unleaded
Engine Description: Honda 2.3 hp sits in designated the cockpit . Long shaft.

Additional Description

Construction: Moulded GRP , two separate robust forms: the decks and the hull. ( not a sandwich construction. )
Twin bilge keels.
Mast head Bermudan Sloop
Open aft cockpit moulded seating deep lockers on the port side.
Designated well for the outboard to sit in. Below the companionway there is available stowage for the outboard / boarding ladder when required.
Original red gel coat. UV damaged.
Accommodation: Double berth in the fore peak area, laying over the heads. Built in Blakes SL400 sea toilet, under fore hatch. Privacy curtaining.
Opposing settee bunks in the saloon. Pedestal table stands on the centre line.
Doubles as the lid / chart table beneath which is housed a sink with manual pump tap fix to bulkhead , and twin burner gas hob. This unit slides under the cockpit starboard side.
Sitting headroom only below decks.
Fabric covered berth cushions in storage for the Winter.
Vessel is stood Ashore, November 2018

Equipment: Main anchor
Kedge anchor
8ft GRP dinghy / tender with oars and rowlocks.

Sails: Aluminium mast and spars. Spinnaker pole
Stainless steel wire standing rigging. ( from new)
Sails All made by Jack, Holt all in a Fair condition, clean and original.
No1 & No2 Genoas,
Storm jib

Navigation Equipment: none.
transducer through hull.

Safety Equipment: Lifebuoy
Boarding ladder.
Stanchions and guard wires. stainless steel pushpit and pulpit