1950 Hinckley Co Southwest Harbor Maine Sou'Wester located in Vermont for sale

34' Hinckley Co Southwest Harbor Maine Sou'Wester


Description: The Grande Dame is a 34 - 1950, Henry Hinckley Co., Classic a Yachtsmans sloop in striking condition. Cedar on oak construction with varnished mahogany cockpit and cabin trunk, teak deck and cockpit sole, Sitka spruce mast, main and club jib booms, cast iron keel ballast and a 30hp Universal Atomic Four engine.

Equipment: Tankage:
Fuel: gasoline - 30 gallon Monel
Water: 30 gallon Monel
Waist Holding: 14 gallon

6'1" headroom. Sleeps four on cushions in excellent condition with extra fifth bunk. V berths forward with shelves port and starboard, hatch overhead, storage drawer and three bronze ports. Next aft on the port side, manually operated head with holding tank, vanity with sink, linen locker and bronze porthole and solar vent. A port side hanging locker is opposite the head. Settee berths in the main cabin with a shelf outboard on port and starboard sides, shelf above hanging locker and above port berth; (5) bronze portholes; centerline drop leaf table. The extra bunk is a convertible upper berth. Ceiling lights with fan; over-counter lighting; floor carpeting; storage boxes; cabin hatch screens; solar vent in head. The galley is aft at companionway step, has sink, shelves, ice chest, utensil drawers, storage cabinet and S/S trash container.

Ballast 4500 cast iron keel

- Stainless steel counter
- Storage above and below with mahogany trim
- Dish/cup and beverage storage
- S/S sink and trash disposal
- Pressure water system
- S/S Icebox

- Standard Danforth Anchor w/ 200 anchor rode
- Dinghy
- 200 anchor rode for Sea Anchor (stored in bow rode & chain locker)
- Manual Windlass
- Dodger (new)
- Cockpit awning with plastic stiffeners
- Bow pulpit, stanchions, lifelines and safety netting port and starboard
- Swim ladder
- Single searchlight
- Life jackets
- Cockpit mooring cover
- Mooring pickup hook

- Horizon VHF, Masthead wind indicator, Portable horn, compass, tilt indicator
Interior lights include galley light, (2) in cabin ceiling light, (1) head light, (1) forward cabin light with receptacle for DC - TV or radio. Exterior lights; navigation/anchor/strobe on masthead, bow running, stern running and (2) deck floodlights on the spreader.
- 12 volt DC system
- Battery parallel switch
- Solar battery charger
- (2) Marine Deep Cycle Batteries

Mechanical and Engine:
Reliable Universal Atomic Four gas engine w/recent upgrades of alternator, fuel pump, coil; points, condenser and carburetor
- Bilge blower
- Automatic bilge pump
- Engine fuel shut-off valve
- Automatic Halon fire ext. in engine compartment

Sails and Rigging:
Fractional Marconi rig sloop with spreaders and jumper struts
- Mainsail with sail bag and cover
- Working jib with sail bag and cover
- 158% Genoa with sail bag
- Spinnaker with turtle
- Small storm jib (old)
- Club working footed jib boom
- Sitka spruce mast, varnished
- Sitka spruce boom, varnished
- Jib halyards led aft to cockpit
- Spinnaker pole
- (4) winches, 2 fixed halyard turning blocks and 2 on slide tracks

Cedar plank on white oak frame; 4500# cast iron keel w/ new keel bolts in 2000); teak deck; teak cockpit sole. Mahogany gunwale, toe rail, cabin trunk, bulkhead and cockpit seats. Tiller steering. The 42 mast and 16 boom are varnished Sitka spruce, mast steps to cabin top. New keel bolts 2000. GRANDE DAME is USCG Documented and listed in "The Directory of Wooden Boats". COMMENT: Original owner reports that this Sou'Wester 34 is one of two that Henry Hinckley commissioned for himself utilizing Honduras mahogany and teak plank on teak plywood decking with brass and bronze hardware

Location: Shelburne Shipyard Lake Champlain, Vermont
(802) 999-2094

fractional sloop

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