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Westerly Centaur, Shalala, Lying  Essex

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Westerly Centaur, Shalala, built by Westerly Marine Construction to the Laurent Giles and Partners B-layout design in 1976.   

Westerly Centaur, Shalala - Approximate Dimensions

Length Overall  26ft 7.93m
Waterline Length  21ft 4ins 6.5m
Beam  8ft 5ins 2.6m
Draft  3ft 0.91m
Displacement  6700lbs 3040kg
Ballast 2800lbs 1270kg


She offers up to five berths in two cabins
2 berths in the forepeak
Heads with hanging locker
Dinette - can convert to a double
Two quarter berths


British Small Ships (SSR)

Rig, Sails and Spars

Masthead Bermudan sloop rig
Gold Anodised Aluminium alloy spars by Proctor
Stainless Steel standing rigging new 2008
Furling Genoa (2009). 
Roller reefing on boom

Deck Equipment

10kg Delta bower anchor on ~15m x 8mm galvanised chain
Manual anchor winch
Danforth kedge
Cockpit dodgers
Sowester Bosun steering compass
2 x boat hooks
Anchor ball
Motorsailing cone
Cockpit cushions

General Equipment

Gas stove with two burners and grill
Gas locker does NOT drain overboard
Pots, pans and cutlery included
Berth Cushions


Beta Marine 20hp diesel engine fitted 2008


Water - TBA
Diesel - 10 gallons mild steel

Electrics / Electronics

2 x 12Volt Batteries 
Mains battery charger
Garmin GPS 550 Chartplotter 
Icom IC M411 DSC VHF Radiotelephone 
Chart plotter interfaced with GPS for DSC alarm position 
Nasa Duet depth sounder and log
Tillerpilot Autopilot. 
Broadcast band radio receiver
Navigation lights
Interior lights
Anchor light

Safety Gear

Harnesses x 2
Boarding ladder
Fire extinguisher
Manual bilge pump
Electric bilge pump
Radar reflector

Shore Gear

A dinghy and outboard are also available, as extras, if required.

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For further details or to arrange to view, please contact Adrian  Espin at: - Eastern Yachts 
19 Colne Road, Brightlingsea, Essex, CO7 0DL  Tel: 01206 305 996  or +44 1206 305 996   

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In this case we are acting as Brokers only. The Owner is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract. A prospective Purchaser is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate at his own expense to employ a qualified Marine Surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability for such engine on our part.  All Content is copyright - All Rights Reserved.