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Parker 27 No 149 "Red Storm"

Owned since 2011, Red Storm is a 1989 Parker 27 (no 149) with 1GM10 Yanmar Engine and folding 2 blade prop.

The general condition of the yacht is very good and has the original gel coat and copper coat (avoiding the need for anti fouling. It is kept ashore during the winter and is pulled out of the water around 4 times a year for cleaning and polishing.

The yacht is used on weekly basis and has had many improvements and upgrades since purchase.

Sails and rigging

  • No 1 150% Genoa - Dacron, roller reefing, and new in 2012
  • No 3 Genoa - Dacron - came with the boat and little used
  • Mainsail - new in 2013 ¾ batten dacron
  • Storm sail - looks hardly used
  • Large spinnaker and pole with full spinnaker set up
  • Mast refurbished in 2014 with new windex and vhf antenna, nasa tricolour and new spreaders
  • New Z spars boom - higher spec than original
  • All standing and running rigging in very good condition
  • All lines back to cockpit including 2 reefing lines
  • Z spars boom strut (avoiding need for topping lift)
  • Stack pack for main, plus normal cover

On Deck

  • 4 self tailing winches + 2 snubbing winches for spinnaker
  • Depth and speed instruments on coach roof
  • High quality spray hood (2012)
  • Solar charging panel
  • New running lights

Below Deck

  • Woodwork in nice condition
  • Cooker with oven
  • Interior headlining removed and painted throughout
  • New DAB Bluetooth radio
  • New toilet
  • Pressurised water system
  • New interior lights
  • Refurbished wiring including 12 power points
  • 2 recent batteries
  • New lighting
  • Ipad mounting

Lying Essex.


Steve Sharpe
Phone: 07921 312262

Updated: Jan 16