Custom Schooner

Walton on the Naze, United Kingdom

  • £170,000 inc Vat
  • Description

    Classic schooner for sale! 'Comus' was built by James Husk of Wivenhoe, Essex in 1882. She is a unique twin masted schooner with a single Gardner diesel engine. This beautiful classic has been under the same ownership for the last 30 years during which time she has been extensively renovated. There are historic records and documents from Lloyds to verify her history.

    Vessel ashore in August 2019 for maintenance work. Now afloat again.

    Sensible offers considered! Contact us today for further details and to arrange a viewing!

    General Information

    • Hull Material: Wood
    • Builder: James Husk of Wivenhoe
    • Designer: James Husk


    • Length: 60 ft
    • Beam: 12' 3"
    • Max Draft: 8' 2"
    • Length on Deck: 58' 0"
    • Length at Waterline: 54' 0"


    • Number of Engines: 1
    • Engine Make: Gardner
    • Engine Model: 6LXB
    • Fuel Type: Diesel
    • Total Power: 127 hp
    • Cruising Speed: 6 knots


    • Fuel Tankage: 1 x 546 l
    • Water Tankage: 1 x 95 l


    Single Gardner 6LXB six cylinder diesel inboard engine positioned midships with shaft drive. Engine installed new about 20 years ago. Auto Velvet drive gearbox. Electric start. Indirect water cooling.


    The Company normally acts as broker for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice. E&OE.

    NOTE - Please contact our offices prior to visiting, as the boat may be unavailable for viewing or located at a different marina.

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    Additional Contact Information

    Westwater Yacht Sales - Yacht Brokers & dealers for Dufour Yachts, Quicksilver Boats & Haber Yachts.

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