#171169
United Kingdom | 1986

Achilles 840 for sale

  • 2 Cabins

General information

Production
1986
Length
8,46 m / 27,76 ft
Beam
2,75 m / 9,02 ft
Draft
1,22 m / 4,00 ft
Fuel
50 liters
Fresh water
200 liters
Location
United Kingdom
Cabin
2
Bed
4

Trend in prices

Updated Seller price Price, $ Change price, $
09.11.2019 7 995 £ $ 10 245 -
02.05.2020 $ 9 986 $ 9 986 $ -259
08.05.2020 $ 9 878 $ 9 878 $ -108
17.05.2020 7 995 £ $ 9 762 $ -116

* Attention! The price is indicated on a date taking into account the currency exchange rate on this date

Description

English

Designed by Chris Butler and built by Butler Mouldings this Achilles 850 is a good tidy example of a renowned fast, comfortable cruiser with a perfect balance of speed and accommodation. The 850 is a great boat for a couple or small family with 5 berths in 2 cabins and comfortable saloon space. 



Construction


Built in GRP by Butler mouldings with an unquestionably high build quality this blue, twin bilge, with stub keel version of the 850 is a tough, fast and seaworthy design with examples having been used to cross the Atlantic and Baltic seas. Transom hung rudder with tiller steering, large comfortable cockpit with angled seat backs for more comfort when heeled.

Engines


Vessels auxiliary power is from a 2012 14hp Beta inboard diesel engine driving a technodrive seaprop 60 2 blade folding prop. The engine was installed new in 2012 and has been regularly serviced since, lastly in Oct 2019. The Yacht has a 50L diesel tank and twin batteries that are recharged by the engines alternator or shore power. 

Sails and Rigging


Bermudan sloop rigged yacht with deck stepped alloy mast. Roller furling main and foresail. Stainless steel standing rigging and braid on braid running rigging led aft to helm. Vessel is very easy to sail and ideal as first yacht or sailing with a novice crew.

  • Mainsail - good condition
  • Yankee foresail - good condition
  • Genoa - good condition
  • Conventional spinnaker - good condition
  • Storm jib

Inventory


  • Compass
  • Echo sounder
  • Wind/ Speed direction
  • VHF
  • GPS
  • Autopilot
  • Clock
  • Anchor & chain
  • Warps & Fenders
  • Nav lights
  • Barometer
  • Horn
  • Gas alarm
  • Sprayhood
  • Dodgers
  • Searchllights
  • Avon Dinghy, pump & oars - all good condition

Accommodation and layout


Open plan saloon with central folding leaf table, forward cabin with kitchen and nav area to aft of saloon with ample storage and shelves throughout. 5 berths over two cabins with comfortable cloth upholstery and sea head. 

  • Oven
  • Grill
  • Stainless steel sink
  • 2 burner hob
  • Gas cabin heating
  • Sea Head

Electronics

Log, speedometer, Autopilot, Compass, GPS, Shore power inlet

Inside Equipment

Battery charger, Heating, Oven, Marine head

Outside Equipment

Tender, Spray hood

Other Equipment

Maeander, Wind speed and direction, Furling mainsail, Furling genoa, Storm jib, Spinnaker, Tiller

$ 10 454Listed price: 7 995 £
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Achilles 840 for sale

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Maiden Marine Ltd
Maiden Marine Ltd

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Added: 11:47 09.11.2019
Updated: 20:33 05.08.2020

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