******** NEW PRICE ON THIS
CLASSIC HINCKLEY ********
This 1976 Hinckley Sou'West 50 Yawl is available for sale in
Rigged and ready to launch.
Both the engine and generator were inspected by the Hinckley
yard and are in good working order.
Price to sell, she is listed substantially below comparable
Hinckley 50's, which are selling from at $50,000 or more above
this one. This is your opportunity to own a Hinckley classic
yacht. Owner has advised that he wants her sold - so if you have
ANY interest, make an offer before the owner decides on a
different course of action.
Recently rigged and sea trialed after several years stored
in a heated facility, this well maintained Hinckley had all the
brightwork on deck completely
redone (June/July 2014) and she looks great. More work has
been done on the interior and new bottom paint applied.
New in 2017
House and starter batteries (5)
Mast head nav light (3 lights)
Named Thistle, as a nod to the owners heritage, this
Sou'West 50 has been consistently maintained and is ready for a
new owner. She is available by appointment.
As you step aboard, you will notice the amount of deck
space, recent varnish work, and how easily accessible the lines
are allowing for the boat to be single handed should you like to
sail solo. Owner says with a furling job and the mizzen she is
Heading down below, the galley is to port with wood grain
Formica countertops, Force 10 4 never used burner stove, multiple
refrigeration units, hot and cold pressure water system and double
stainless steel sinks.
To starboard is the nav station, with radar, loran, and GPS
systems. There is a multi-drawer
chart size desk giving plenty of storage for all your
charts, boat manuals, pulleys, shackles, pins etc.
Aft of the nav station and under the starboard cockpit area
is a quarter berth for crew or for additional storage.
To port and forward of the galley area is the dinette, with
an additional sea berth behind the main seating area. To starboard
is more seating, which pulls out for yet more sleeping accommodations.
Moving forward, both the guest and master heads are to port
and forward of that, the owner's cabin which has a roomy v-berth
arrangement with filler for a full double berth arrangement.
Thistle is powered by a Ford Lehman FWC 80 HP diesel, with
less than 1,500 hours. There is also an Onan generator to power
the reverse cycle heat and A/C.
She has a bronze centerboard keel which gives an 11' draft
for added stability, and a solid fiberglass hull.
On deck there is a full sail inventory consisting of a
fully-battened main with roach,
fully-battened mizzen with max roach, 120% Genoa headsail,
roller-furling, 150% Genoa,
Storm Trysail, Storm Jib, Reefable staysail for inner
forestay, a Hood MPS cruising spinnaker with snuffer, spinnaker
pole and Sail covers. All have a lot of life left in them.
There are a number of winches, 2 Barient #35 2-speed
primaries, 2 Barient #26-2-speed electric secondaries, (2) Barient
#33 two-speed port mast lower and reefing winches, a Barient #10
on Mizzen mast and reefing winch.
Large dorades on deck for ventilation down below.
See specifications for more details
She is a well equipped Hinckley 50 looking for a new owner.
Please call for an appointment.