Little Harbor 50

Little Harbor 50 - SOLD

  • 51′ 9″ - 15.78m
  • 1982
There is little wonder why "Worlds Best Sailboats" has the Little Harbour 50 in there shortlist, this is one very special yacht to be truly appreciated by connoisseurs of yachting.

The exhilaration & sense of wellbeing experienced as you power to windward or reach to your favourite destination offers the helmsman and those on board a realisation that you are sailing one very special yacht!

Designed & built by the world famous Ted Hood Little Harbour Yachts "Ishara" has been continually updated & lovingly maintained to offer all the benefits of a moderate displacement centreboard yacht, perfectly suited for those short hops up the coast or long distance cruising, she is ready to cruise anywhere at a moment's notice.

With the centreboard up she draws a very accessible shallow draft of 5`6", however with her board down, draft increases to 10` 6" & her ability to power to windward is truly recognised.

Below decks the rich timber finishes along with new upholstery in 2014 give an old world charm, whilst offering all the modern conveniences of an extremely well set up modern day turn key cruising yacht thanks to the new wiring & systems installed in 2016. New 110 HP Yanmar motor installed mid 2019 with only 50 hours. Ventilation below decks comes from large dorade vents & side opening hatches.

On deck her recently replaced spars, rigging & sails combined with easy to use Leisurefurl furling boom and mainsail operated by her compliment of electric winches make short handed sail handling a breeze.

Don't let an opportunity like this pass you by, Call now to arrange an inspection.
Reference: ESC 442
Name: Ishara
Special Listing:
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Location: Sydney
Region: New South Wales
Year: 1982
Designer: Ted Hood
Builder: Little Harbour Yachts
Length: 51′ 9″ (15.78m)
Beam: 15' 1"
Draft: 5' 6" / 10' 6"
Displacement: 20,000 Kg
Keel/Ballast: 8,100 Kg
Hull Material: Fibreglass/GRP / Airex Core
Deck Material: GRP / Divinycell Core
Engine: Single Yanmar 110 HP Diesel Shaft Drive (New in 2019)
Engine Make: Yanmar
HorsePower: 110 HP
Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 50 hours
Engine Hours (2nd Engine):
Fuel Consumption: 6 Lph @ Cruise
Max Speed: 8 Knots
Cruise Speed: 7 Knots
Thrusters: Bow Thruster SP 125 (New in 2004)
Genset: Kohler 8 Kva
Fuel Capacity: 600 Litres in 2 x Tanks
WaterCapacity: 1,100 Litres in 3 x Separate tanks
Galley: LAYOUT: U-Shaped
Refrigeration: Utectic / 240V
Freezer: Utectic / 240V
Stove: Broadwater gas burners / Oven / Grill
WaterMaker: Sea Recovery 60 Lph
Hot Water System: Yes
Accommodation: SALOON: Comfortable classic U-shaped settee
Cabins: 3 x Separate bedrooms, 2 Head layout.
Berths: 6
Shower: 2
Toilet: 2 x Toilets with holding tank
Air Conditioning:
Dinghy: Zodiac 310
Outboard: Yamaha 8HP
Covers: Dodger / Bimini / Infill
Ground Tackle: ANCHOR WINCH: Maxwell
ANCHOR: Yes + Spare
CHAIN: 50 m +
Safety Gear:
Bilge Pumps:
Life Raft:
Life Jackets:
Fire Protection:
Electrics: LIGHTING: Renewed 2015
INVERTER: Victron with Heart management
BATTERIES: 5 x 220V (New in 2017)
SOLAR PANELS: 1 x 45W on Cabin top removable
Electronics/Navigation: GPS: Raymarine, JRC & Furuno
PLOTTER: C120 at Nav + C90 at Helm
SOUNDER: Raymarine
RADAR: Raymarine
AUTO PILOT: Raymarine
Sail Inventory: In boom furling main, Furling genoa, Storm sail, Gennaker
Mast/Rigging: RIG TYPE: 1 x 19 Wire
RIG AGE: 2013
SPARS: Whalespare 2013 with Leisurefurl in boom
Deck Gear: Refitted 2009 / 2013
Survey: Survey report available

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