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Folkboat, Alice, Lying  Essex

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Folkboat Alice, For Sale

Alice is a Folkboat built Mahogany on Oak by Fox's of Ipswich in 1962. She offers three berths, a small galley, a navigation table and a heads. 

Folkboat Approximate Dimensions

Length on Deck  25ft 7.6m
Waterline Length  19ft 10ins 6.05m
Beam  7ft 2ins 2.18m
Draft  4ft  1.2m
Displacement  3 tons 


Settee berths either side of the cabin and a quarter berth to Starboard
The galley is to port by the companion way
The Navigation table is opposite, to starboard, above the quarter berth.
The sea toilet is to starboard in the forepeak.
The rest of the forepeak is given to stowage.

Rig, Sails and Spars

Fractional sloop rig
Aluminium alloy spars
The rigging is Stainless steel (1999), but the boat is understood to have been laid up ashore for seven years prior to the previous owner buying her.
Mainsail - serviceable
Genoa - good
Spinnaker - good
Storm Jib
Spinnaker pole


Plastimo headsail furler
Andersen sheet winches

Deck Equipment

Plough style anchor  - galvanised chain


Silva steering compass
Boat hook

General Equipment


Hurricane oil lamp
Catalytic gas heater (gas bottle in cockpit locker - does not drain overboard)


Mariner 8hp 4-stroke outboard motor.


Water - Plastic - 5 gallons
Diesel - Plastic - 5 gallons

Electrics / Electronics

2 x 12Volt Batteries

Switch / fuse panel
Solar panel


Garmin GPS50
Husun Compact VHF Radiotelephone


Nasa Target Echo Sounder
Nasa Log / speedo

Navico Tillerpilot TP1800 - autopilot
Interior lights
Navigation lights (available - not fitted)

Safety Gear


Bolt Croppers


Flares, not all guaranteed in date
Fire Extinguisher


Emergency VHF antenna
Manual bilge pump
Electric automatic bilge pump
Radar reflector - mast mounted

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For further details or to arrange to view, please contact Adrian  Espin at: - Astonbury Marine Services 
19 Colne Road, Brightlingsea, Essex, CO7 0DL  Tel: 01206 305 996  or +44 1206 305 996   

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In this case we are acting as Brokers only. The Vendor is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check the particulars and, where appropriate, to have the vessel fully surveyed and inspected, sea trialled and opened up.  All Content is copyright - all rights reserved.