Snapdragon 24 Bilge keel sloop,Road Trailer and 9ft GRPtender.

Price Details

Price: 5,850 GBP
Location: Nr Maldon, Essex GB
Make:  Snapdragon
Year: Unknown
Condition: Good, requires commissioning and routine maintenance
Category: Sail
Class: Racers and Cruisers
Keel Type: Twin Keel


Snapdragon 24, GRP twin bilge keels, Masthead Bermudan Sloop.
These yachts have a strong following, they are a solidly built vessels. A deep open aft self draining cockpit, twin bilge keels, stable and safe for family sailing, a very good starter boat.
Heavy duty braked galvanised road trailer and a 9ft GRP hard rowing tender are included in the sale.
There is the potential to purchase items separately:  Boat “AS IS” £3,950  Road trailer £1,800,   9ft GRP Tender £300 with launching trolley ( Requires attention)
Vessel has stood ashore for over a year . Electrics were updated by her previous owner, 2 solar panels. Sea cocks replaced 2019, New exhaust fitted by the present owner.
She offers clean tidy accommodation .  A double skinned, well insulated cabin with separate heads compartment with new Jabsco Sea toilet.  Gas hob with grill and oven.


Nominal Length: 7.32m
Length Overall: 7.47m
Length Of Deck: 6.25m

Beam: 2.44m
Draft: 0.76m


Fuel Tank Capacity: 20litres
Water Tank Capacity: 25 litres
Displacement: 1746kgs
Cruising Speed: 4 knots
Engine Power: 10hp
Number of Engines: 1


Berths: 5  V berths forward. a dinette which converts to a small double and a quarter berth.
Cabins: 2 Forepeak and Saloon
Heads: 1,  Jabsco manual sea toilet.
Passenger Capacity: 5


Builder:  Thames Marine
Boat Name: Maggee Mae


Hull Material: GRP
Hull Design: Displacement
Hull Speed: 7: knots


Engine Model: Saab – model G
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Description: Saab model G with manual. Single cylinder approx. 10hp diesel engine. Noise reduction insulation around the engine bay, which in turns forms the companionway into the cabin. Exhaust box replaced in recent years.
Electric and crank start, crank handle, oil dropper can.
1 x large starter battery, trickle charged with two solar panels.
Engine access via the cockpit sole.
Engine Transmission Description: Shaft drive


Moulded GRP double skinned through the accommodation.
Original white gel coat on the topsides. GRP decks have been painted. Encapsulated ballast bilge keels.
There has been no survey, osmosis testing, or rigging inspections carried out on this vessel. Engine requires a service. Batteries 2017, Jabsco water filter has not been replaced. Gas installation needs to be approved.
Vessel requires re-antifouling before launching.


Headroom 5ft 10inchs. Ceiling lined with T & G Laminate. Carpeting on the cabin sole and curtains at the windows.
Twin V berth, forehatch in the forepeak. Access to anchor chain locker in the forepeak.
Full length hanging locker opposite the separate heads compartment.
Jabsco sea toilet. Galley has a gas hob, grill and oven. (unused), single basin with water filter cold water only from a bladder tank stowed under the fore berth.
A Dinette, opposite the galley facility, which would convert to a small double berth. The Dining table has stowage for charts beneath the table’s top. All berth cushions are wipe down PVC fabric. 2 x extra cockpit seating cushions.
12 v Cabin lighting , 1 x large heavy duty leisure battery , trickle charged via solar panels.
Plenty of stowage cupboards throughout the accommodation.
A long Pilots quarter berth stb’d.


Twin axle galvanised road trailer, braked (brakes are presently not fitted)
Electric anchor windlass, Main anchor and new chain in locker.
9ft hard GRP stem rowing dinghy available with a launching trolley ( requires a spot of welding).
Dodgers with her name
Sails: Battened, white terylene main sail with a dragon emblem. Furling foresail , white terylene  with blue sacrificial strip. Both in good clean condition . Blue canvas Main sail cover.
2 x sheet winches in the cockpit. Alloy deck stepped mast and boom.

Navigation Equipment:

Navman Tracker 5500 which fixes to the stands on the sliding companionway hatch.
Varnished wooden tiller.
A tiller pilot (not fitted)

Safety Equipment:

Horseshoe life ring.
Stainless steel pulpit and push pit. Guard wires and stanchions.
Stainless boarding ladder attached to her transom.
Grabrails attached to the coach roof.
Fire blanket.