Radford 11m Performance Cruising Yacht "Bindawalla" SOLD
“Bindawalla”... An outstanding yacht in all respects. Radford's fine design guarantees scintillating performance under sail (and power), excellent sea-keeping characteristics and an excellent (functional) layout above and below deck. The discerning, knowledgeable builder has made the most of the good design with a high standard of craftsmanship, attention to detail and innovative ideas. The result is a fast safe, easily handled performance cruiser. The clever layout/fit-out provides a level of comfort, privacy and living space normally associated with larger vessels. “Bindawalla” is truly a great yacht, she is well equipped and in first class condition.
The current owners, (second owners) have recently purchased a larger vessel hence the sale of Bindawalla.
INSPECTION: Call and make a time for an inspection, you will not be disappointed.
|Location||Oyster Cove Marina, Kettering (40 min from Hobart)|
|Designer||Graham Radford (Radford Yacht Design)|
|Length||36′ 1″ (11.00m)|
|Ballast||Cruising Fin (Steel with lead ballast)|
|Hull material||Composite Fibreglass/epoxy/Cedar timber strip|
|Deck material||Teak laid (glued not screwed with black epoxy seams) on marine ply.|
|Engine||The 29 hp Lister LPW3 shaft drive engine is in excellent condition. Serviced and maintained as per manufacturer's recommendation. The British built Lister engines are noted for their rugged reliability. Access: With the front box/steps and side panels removed, there is complete all-around access to the engine.|
|Fuel Consumption||1.75 litres per hour|
|Max Speed||7.5 knots under motor.|
|Cruise Speed||6 knots under motor|
|Propulsion||Shaft drive with feathering, 3 blade, Autostream propellor.|
|Galley||The galley just aft of the saloon, ensures that the duty cook is part of the social activity, It is designed for maximum efficiency at sea with plenty of benchtop space and storage. The equipment includes twin, deep stainless steel sinks with hot/cold pressurised water, a manual pump tap and saltwater (rinsing) tap and a Broadwater gas stove and oven. On deck is a Galley Mate gas BBQ.|
|Refrigeration||Toploading 12 v Danfoss Refrigerator|
|Freezer||Toploading Eutectic Freezer|
|Stove||Broadwater two burner gas stove with oven.|
|Hot Water System||Yes, heat exchanger with accumulator tank|
|Accommodation||Step down below from the generous cockpit into the light bright saloon. The quality of the fine timber fit-out and the ambience it generates is striking.
To port is the galley with the navigation station opposite (to starboard). Aft of the nav station is a private cabin with kingsize double berth. Forward of the galley is the saloon with comfortable settees on each side and a fold down table which when set up is within easy reach of those seated either side. The settees also provide occasional berths (two). Forward of the bulkhead and to port is the bathroom with open storage lockers opposite and the second double berth. Storage in the form of drawers, lockers (doors and open front) is well catered for. The spaces are well ventilated with deck hatches and many strategically located opening ports.
A stainless steel Newport cabin heater ensures crew comfort in the cooler climes. Headroom is well over 6'.
|Shower||No, but readily installed. A sump and pumps have been installed.|
|Toilet||TMC electric – Holding tank installed but not currently coinnected.|
|Entertainment||Panasonic flat screen TV/DVD
Sony AM/FM/Stereo with cockpit speakers.
|Dinghy||Marine ply dinghy with sailing rig.|
|Covers||Spray dodger (Deep, giving maximum protection to the crew. )
|Ground tackle||Muir 12 v Chain Windlass with Rope Drum.
180' of 3/8" galvanised chain.
Backup up plough anchor on chain ready to deploy.
|Safety gear||Emergency steering
2 x Manual fire extinguishers
Man Overboard Lifesling
|Bilge Pumps||Auto electric plus manual bilge pumps.|
|Electrics||Wired for 12v and 240 volt. Note: Behind the switchboard, the wiring is comprehensively labelled.
2 x house batteries, 1 x engine start battery
2 x 85-watt solar panels with smart regulator.
Next Step Regulator.
|Electronics||VHF Radio – ICOM
Wind speed/. Direction, depth – Brookes & Gatehouse.
Chartplotter – Lowrance
Autopilot – Coursemaster
Binnacle steering compass.
|Sail inventory||Sails are in excellent condition.
Dyneema furling headsail
Fully battened main with lazy jacks.
|Rigging||Standing rigging new October 2014
All spars in excellent condition.
Hydraulic backstay adjuster.
Stainless steel folding boom horse. This ingenious device takes the load off the vang and topping lift and holds the boom rigid.
|Deck gear||Primary winches – 2-speed ELECTRIC self-tailing.
2 x halyard winches all by Hutton.
Davits: Stainless steel with folding cranes to reduce overhang when in the marina berth.
Folding teak boarding platform
Stainless steel boarding ladder
Lazarette lockers x 2.
Galleymate deck BBQ
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