1978 Westerly Centaur
1978 Westerly Centaur, sloop rig with Volvo MD2030-D 30hp inboard engine. Carole Anne has been extremely well cared for by just three owners over her lifetime. Featuring the 'B' Layout, she has been reupholstered with a smart red fabric and also had Eberspacher heating installed in 2017. The keels were lowered and re-bedded in 2014, and the standing rigging replaced in 2020. The Volvo engine was installed new in 2008. Only for sale due to owner's unforeseen health issues. Currently ashore at Birdham Pool Marina and available for viewing by appointment. 2020 Condition survey avai... read more

Year:1978
Length: 7.9m
Location:Birdham Pool Marina West Sussex UK
Price: £9,500 Tax Paid
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ID: 718256  (Trade)
Posted: 4 days ago

1978 Westerly Centaur - Bilge Keel
Westerly Centaur - 1978 Bilge keel, Lister Petter inboard diesel, 20hp, "A" layout with dinette and 6 berths. Tiller steering with a brand new mainsail. Mechanical Lister Petter HP 20 Hours - 1050 Shaft drive 3 bladed fixed propeller Last serviced - April 2022 Electrical 2 x 12v batteries Rig Mast head sloop Standing rigging plus 10 years of age Slab reefing main Stackpack Rod kicker Spinnaker halyard Spinnaker pole Sails Main - new 2022 - unused Genoa Equipment Navigation Chartplotter - Garmin 750 Wind - Clipper Depth - Nasa Compass/tiller pil... read more

Year:1978
Length: 25'
Location:Gosport Hampshire UK
Price: £6,750
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ID: 718216  (Trade)
Posted: 5 days ago

Westerly Centaur
Westerly Centaur   £7,950
Westerly Centaur (1973) Bilge Keel Yacht. Volvo 28hp diesel engine (fitted 2020). Five berths. Galley with two burner stove with grill and sink with cold pressurised fresh water. Garmin GPSMap180. Raymarine ST40 speed/log instrument. Icom IC-M411 DSC VHF radio. Sony CD player. Autohelm tiller pilot. Sprayhood, dodgers. Cockpit cushions. Well maintained and presented. Lying North Wales. ENGINE: Volvo 28hp diesel engine (fitted 2020) driving 3 blade propellor via shaft. 2x 130ah batteries charged by engine alternator. SAILS AND SPARS: Aluminium mast & boom. Stainless steel sta... read more

Year:1973
Length: 26'
Location:North Wales Anglesey UK
Price: £7,950 Tax Paid
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ID: 710558  (Trade)
Posted: 11 days ago

1973 Westerly Centaur
The Westerly Centaur was designed by Jack Laurent Giles as a more contemporary and spacious replacement for the Westerly 25. They were built to Lloyds specifications, meaning that the building processes were rigorously tested and all the materials had to be approved by Lloyds in order that a certificate could be issued. The Centaur's self-draining cockpit is deep and comfortable, spacious for its size; with four berths, galley and separate fore-cabin and heads. Ideal for families and single handed, equally suited for cruising estuaries, rivers, coastal passages and further afield. West... read more

Year:1973
Length: 8m
Location:Essex Essex UK
Price: £6,750
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ID: 710467  (Trade)
Posted: 11 days ago

1976 Westerly Centaur
Westerly Centaur 26 LOA 26 ‘, LWL 21’4’’, Beam 8’5’’ Draft 3’ Displ. 6700’ A lovely cruising yacht in good condition for her age with solid build quality, great for creek crawling. Accommodation. This Westerly Centaur has 5 berths in 2 cabins with plenty of headroom. With large windows it has a spacious feel. Forward cabin has a v berth with an infill and plenty of storage. She has brand new virtually unused heads with new sea cocks, with a hanging locker opposite. The Galley is opposite the main saloon with a 2 ring cooker and... read more

Year:1976
Length: 26'
Location:Gosport Hampshire UK
Price: £5,000
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ID: 716642  (Private)
Posted: 14 days ago

Westerly Centaur
Westerly Centaur   £5,900
The Westerly Centaur 26 is probably one of the most well known, reliable and sturdy from the Westerly range of sailing craft! A very good and safe first-time purchase with bags of room and comfortable quarters below. Twin bilge keels allow for mooring in the dry out ports. The plumbing still exists for a sea toilet and a holding tank if required. The helm has been converted to a wheel steering but can just as easily be reverted to tiller if prefered! The general presentation of this boat is a credit to the current owner and a lovely touch of fun with the working locomotive track la... read more

Length: 7.9m
Location:Lowestoft Suffolk UK
Price: £5,900
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ID: 717678  (Trade)
Posted: 15 days ago

1979 Westerly Centaur 26
Remarks : This 1979 Westerly Centaur 26 (bilge keels) comes with 4 berths, 1998 Volvo 18hp diesel engine (looks good), 1998 "Selden" mast and boom, in-mast furling mainsail, furling genoa, 2013 standing rigging, cooker, marine toilet, chart-plotter/GPS, DSC VHF, sprayhood, cockpit cushions and more. Viewing recommended. Accommodation : Construction Hull Number K2338 The hull is built in solid GRP. The foredeck is of balsa sandwich to give added strength. The Westerly Centaur is the twin keel version of the ... read more

Year:1979
Length: 26'
Location:Crosshaven, Cork Co Cork Ireland
Price: €11,000 Tax Paid
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ID: 709553  (Trade)
Posted: 20 days ago

1977 Westerly Centaur
Westerly Centaur for sale lying Salcombe. The Westerly Centaur was designed in 1968 by Jack Laurent Giles as a more modern and roomier replacement for the existing Westerly 25. She is a bilge keel sailboat and the keels have been specifically designed to improve sailing performance. The Centaur remains ever popular because her deep cockpit and wide side decks serve to create a sense of safety when aboard. Build White GRP hull  White GRP Superstructure Cast Iron Bilge Keel Stainless Steel Bathing Ladder.  Machinery Beta Engine New 2014 3 Cylinder 25hp diesel engin... read more

Year:1977
Length: 7.92m
Location:Near Salcombe Devon UK
Price: £9,950 Tax Paid
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ID: 715547  (Trade)
Posted: 1 month ago

1974 Westerly Centaur
Westerly Centaur's are one of the most well known and loved models from the reliable and sturdy Westerly range of sailing yachts. Designed for maximum comfort in the cockpit and interior, the bilge keel is also perfect for sailing shallower waters, whilst also capable of venturing further afield. With some tlc, this will make an appealing yacht to anybody looking for an easy to handle boat to enjoy a variety of sailing. If you would like more information please contact our office and we would also be pleased to organise a personal viewing. These boat details are subject to contract. N... read more

Year:1974
Length: 7.92m
Location:Essex Essex UK
Price: £4,500
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ID: 714624  (Trade)
Posted: 1 month ago

1978 Westerly Centaur
Features 1978 - Westerly Centaur. Twin bilge keel family sailing cruiser with 5 berths in a saloon and forecabin. Built by Westerly Marine Construction to the designs of Laurent Giles. One of the great success stories of Westerly with the 'B' layout, she's a well-designed cruiser with an interior that is spacious, light and airy. Good performance and very comfortable for cruising. Aft cockpit cruiser with large self-draining cockpit. Centaurs are strongly built, offering excellent headroom and accommodation for their size and are great fun to sail. Powered by a Volvo 23hp diesel engine (rebui... read more

Year:1978
Length: 7.92m
Location:Poole Dorset UK
Price: £8,500 Inc. Tax
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ID: 713882  (Trade)
Posted: 2 months ago

1979 Westerly Centaur
Remarks : Westerly Centaur for sale. Built in 1979, Alban Rose is a wonderful example of the ever popular Centaur. This yacht was restored by a previous owner and has been well maintained and further updated during current ownership. Alban Rose features the popular "B" layout, sloop rigged, with all sail control lines led aft. Genoa winches upgraded to Lewmar self tailing. Standard Horizon chart plotter, VHF and much more. In the brokers opinion, Alban Rose is an extremely clean and tidy yacht, well maintained and ready to for the next owner. Viewing is highly recommended. ... read more

Year:1979
Length: 26'
Location:Titchmarsh Marina Essex UK
Price: £9,000 Tax Paid
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ID: 702548  (Trade)
Posted: 2 months ago

1979 Westerly Centaur
Westerly Centaur for sale. Built in 1979, Alban Rose is a wonderful example of the ever popular Centaur. This yacht was restored by a previous owner and has been well maintained and further updated during current ownership. Alban Rose features the popular "B" layout, sloop rigged, with all sail control lines led aft. Genoa winches upgraded to Lewmar self tailing. Standard Horizon chart plotter, VHF and much more. In the brokers opinion, Alban Rose is an extremely clean and tidy yacht, well maintained and ready to for the next owner. Viewing is highly recommended.... read more

Year:1979
Length: 7.92m
Location:Walton on the Naze Essex UK
Price: £9,000
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ID: 702541  (Trade)
Posted: 2 months ago

Westerly Centaur (sold)
Specifications: Year: 1980 LOA: 26' Beam: 8' 6" Draft: 3' Construction: GRP Hull/Keel: Twin HIN: 69672 Description: This yacht has had a complete stem to stern refit over the last 18 months. The Westerly Centaur was designed in 1968 by Jack Laurent Giles as a more modern and roomier replacement for the existing Westerly 25. She was probably the first mass-production yacht to have had the design tank-tested before a prototype was built, and this, plus Laurent Giles's earlier experience with bilge... read more

Year:1980
Length: 26'
Location:Kent UK
Price: £8,495
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ID: 702363  (Trade)
Posted: 2 months ago

1977 Westerly Centaur
This appears to be a good example of the ever popular Westerly Centaur. These boats have a fabulous and well proven track record as sturdy coastal cruisers and make great first boats or upgrades from smaller craft. Being a bilge keel she is also great for exploring up rivers and estuaries as she can easily take to the ground. Her general appearance and condition appears to be very nice for her age. The current owner has maintained her well in the time he has owned her and she has some nice upgraded electronics onboard. An engineer by profession, he has documented all of her upgrades ... read more

Year:1977
Length: 7.92m
Location:Torbay Area Devon UK
Price: £5,950
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ID: 702029  (Trade)
Posted: 2 months ago

1976 Westerly Centaur
Remarks : 1976 Westerly Centaur This Westerly Centaur for sale is a great cruising yacht benefiting from Westerly’s solid build quality. With bilge keels it is great for creek crawling and sailing the East and Kent coasts. Presented in fair condition for her age. Owner is selling due to ill health. A 2016 survey report is available on request. Accommodation : This Westerly Centaur has 5 berths in 2 cabins with 5ft 11 inches of headroom. Forward cabin has a V berth with an infill and plenty of storage. Heads in separate c... read more

Year:1976
Length: 26'
Location:Gillingham Kent UK
Price: £4,750 Tax Paid
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ID: 702059  (Trade)
Posted: 2 months ago

1971 Westerly Centaur
The Westerly Centaur has become a modern day classic and the model is now very much in demand for both newcomers and experienced sailors alike. This boat has just been fitted with a new engine making it a very attractive example for someone searching the market. Please contact one of the team for a viewing - but make it quick because I dont't think it will be long before she has a new owner! These boat details are subject to contract. Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered. Register with Boatshed to see 59 extra photos of this Westerly Centaur . This Westerly Centaur ... read more

Year:1971
Length: 7.9m
Location:Chichester West Sussex UK
Price: £8,000
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ID: 712753  (Trade)
Posted: 2 months ago

1975 Westerly  Centaur
Westerly Centaur 26 with Volvo Penta 25hp MD 2B Inboard diesel engine. A comfortable and forgiving cruising yacht with a pedigree of safe sail boating. Full galley, toilet compartment, lots of locker space and good headroom. This Classic British Westerly Centaur 26 is perfect for UK Waters, With good headroom and cast iron bilge keel this boat gives good sailing performance. Deck: Heavy duty GRP with Aluminium window frames. Pushpit and Pulpit. Stanchions. Sloop rig. Jib Furling - Lazy jack on main. Midship cleats. Anchor and chain. Fenders and ropes. Boom Covers. Spray hood. Fender po... read more

Year:1975
Length: 7.92m
Location:Brightlingsea Essex UK
Price: £6,000 Tax Paid
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ID: 693443  (Trade)
Posted: 2 months ago

WESTERLY CENTAUR
LOA: 26’ / LWL: 21’4” / BEAM: 8’5” / DRAFT: 3’ / Disp: 6700 lbs Twin keel, Masthead sloop, Built by Westerly Marine Ltd. The Westerly Centaur was designed in 1968 by Jack Laurent Giles as a more modern and roomier replacement for the existing Westerly 25. She was probably the first mass-production yacht to have had the design tank-tested before a prototype was built, and this, plus Laurent Giles's earlier experience with bilge keel designs, was probably the reason for the Centaur's good performance under sail. Looking at a roomy boat with good he... read more

Year:1975
Length: 26'
Location:Partington Marine, Pwllheli Outer harbour Gwynedd UK
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ID: 554258  (Trade)
Posted: 2 months ago

1972 Westerly 26 Centaur
- Stock #203644 - Hard to find Westerly Centaur 26 twin keel coastal cruiser! The Westerly 26 CENTAUR = Westerly's most successful model and, in anything close to this size range, the most popular British production sailboat ever. It's thought that all are bilge/twin keelers This boat was built in England for the North Sea- strong and dry and rigged for single-handed sailing. Per the boat's owner, "I've had her at 8.5kts in a 25kt nor-easter in the Gulf of Mexico w/ reefed main and working jib at 4-5' - seas on the beam - and we did just fine! She has cruised the Ohio River system, Tenne... read more

Year:1972
Length: 26'
Location:Alderson West Virginia USA
Price: $18,500 Tax Not Paid
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ID: 632550  (Trade)
Posted: 5 months ago