Camper & Nicholson 55

Description

Vicsail Sydney are proud to offer this fine example of an enduring classic.

The Camper & Nicholson 55 Yacht "Pacha".


Iconic classic Sydney to Hobart winner. The name Pacha goes straight to the heart of every Sydney sailor who has ever craved the her classic lines. Camper & Nicholson through and through with a no expense spared refit and continual maintenance upgrades to keep her in a lovely competitive, seaworthy state.
Rarely to market, this beauty was sumptuously refitted by Jose de la Vega. Her hallmarks are undeniable, with instantly recognisable pedigree.


This sea- kindly and powerful classic racing yacht has not only completed many Sydney to Hobart yacht races but has rounded Cape Horn, crossed the Pacific and much more.
She is just as easy to sail around the harbour with a recently installed headsail furler, reconditioned Volvo engine, electric halyard and primary winches.


Pacha has a spacious and beautifully rich mahogany interior with a large galley, refrigeration, and navigation station complete with B & G instruments incl chart plotter, autopilot, HF radio.

The dual saloon lounges create a large and flexible entertaining and dining experience, enhanced by the soft hues of her stunning cabinetry.


Pacha is powerful, practical and purposeful. An absolute pleasure to sail. As you take the helm she creates a sense of trust.

This is a rare opportunity to own a piece of Australian yachting history at a very attractive price.

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Primary Details

Status:
Sold
Type:
Sail
Hull Type:
Aluminium
Price:
SOLD
Length:
16.70m
Condition:
Used
Year Model:
1968
Location:
RUSHCUTTERS BAY
Builder:
CAMPER & NICHOLSON
Model:
55

Full Vessel Specs

Secondary Details
Beam (m):
4.4
Draft (m):
2.6
Displacement (kg):
14000
Hull Construction Material:
Aluminium
Deck Construction Material:
Beach laid decks on aluminum superstructure
Designer:
Camper & Nicholson
Machinery
Engine Information:
Volvo D2-55
Fuel Capacity:
400
Fuel Type:
Diesel
Steering:
Wheel
Prop Type:
3 blade folding- NEW
Drive Type:
Inboard/Shaftdrive
Engine Room:
Central in saloon with excellent access.
Safety Equipment
Bilge:
Electric and manual
Sails
Sail Information:
Mainsail dacron, 4x Genoa's (1,2,3,4 made by Doyles new '09), 4 x spinnakers (2 x assy, 2 x Symmetric)
Mast Rigging
Mast Information:
Aluminium painted, 2 spreader 9/10 rig with dyform rigging. Aluminium boom(New '08) and spin pole. (Mast and standing rigging new '08), Facnor furler
Anchor/Winch
Ground Tackle Information:
Large plough anchor with chain and warp.
Anchor/ Winch:
Electric anchor windlass
Instruments
GPS:
B & B touch screen.
Navigation:
New B & G instruments wind, speed, new plotter at Nav station.
Accommodation
Layouts:
2 x 3/4 double quarter berths aft, 2 x single berths in saloon, 2 x pipe cots in bow. Bow could be converted to large owners double if wanting to cruise.
Shower:
1
Total Beds:
6
Galley
Galley Information:
U shaped galley to port, very well appointed and practical galley with ample storage.
Refrigeration:
Electric top and front opening fridges.
Sink:
2
Stove:
Gas two burner stove and oven with gas detector.
Water Capacity (L):
800
Electrical/HiFi
Electrical - Information:
AGM lifeline batteries, battery charger, inverter. Boat completely rewired in '03 with Isolation transformer Victron new '08.
Batteries:
6
Other
Covers:
Boom, removable dodger(not installed)
Deck Gear:
Ample winches including New electric primary's and manoeuvring winch. Other Barlow winches and spinlock clutches.
Has Navigation Lights:
Yes
Number Helms:
1
Number of Fuel Tanks:
1
Number of Life Jackets:
8
Remarks:
In 2003 Pacha was re wired, new galley installed and revamped with all new deck gear. Current owner has electrified winches, installed new re commissioned engine.
Vessel Name:
Pacha
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