Ipswich Suffolk UK
The LM 27 is a popular choice for those looking to escape poor weather yet still enjoy helming on the tiller from the large aft cockpit. This example has interior and exterior steering, in mast furling mainsail and furling genoa, all controlled from the spaceous cockpit.
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|No. of engines:||1|
|Cruising Speed:||6 knots|
|Maximum Speed:||7 knots|
|Length over all:||27' 5"|
|Length at waterline:||23' 4"|
|Maximum draft:||3' 1"|
|Hull material:||Glass Fibre|
|Keel type:||Full Keel|
|Fuel capacity:||27 Gallons|
|Water capacity:||27 Gallons|
Located under the cockpit, Bukh DV20 marine diesel engine, 1981. Twin cylinders. 20hp. Seawater cooled. Single lever controls with electric start. Shaft drive to fixed pitch 3-blade propeller. Rope cutter to shaft. 27 gallon steel fuel tank. Full engine instrumentation. Last serviced 2019 by Kings Boatyard. Service history available from owner.
LM 27 built in 1981 by LM Glassfiber A/S to their own design. White GRP hull with styling stripe, superstructure and decks with moulded non-slip surfaces. Long keel with encapsulated ballast. Wheel and tiller steering to keel hung rudder. Aft self draining cockpit. Semi-enclosed wheelhouse with full cockpit cover.
Last surveyed in 2015. She has been in her present ownership for 16 years - her owners are moving to a smaller boat.
The accommodation offers six berths in two cabins with 6' headroom in the saloon and 6'3" headroom in the wheelhouse. V-berth forward with infill, hatch to foredeck and stowage under berths. In the saloon there are two settee berths which both convert to doubles, fixed table with drop leaves and further storage. Separate heads compartment to port with marine toilet and slide-out washbasin with a generous hanging locker opposite to starboard. Steps up to the semi-enclosed wheelhouse with helm to starboard and galley opposite consisting of a 2-burner gas cooker with grill, stainless steel sink with pressurised cold water supply and more storage. The wheelhouse also has generous stowage space beneath the wheelhouse sole. Full cockpit cover. Wheel steering in wheelhouse with tiller steering in cockpit. Radio/CD player. Grey upholstery.
25Lb CQR anchor with chain
Manual anchor windlass
Stainless steel pulpit, pushpit, stanchions and guardwires
Fixed stainless steel boarding ladder
Coachroof and wheelhouse grabrails
Full cockpit canopy/enclosure
Cockpit dodgers with boat name
2 x Windscreen wipers on wheelhouse
Folding cockpit table
4 x Fenders
Various mooring warps
Stowe echo sounder
AQU Marine 5600 VHF radio
Furuno GPS navigator
Autohelm ST4000+ autopilot
Clock and barometer
Deck level and masthead navigation lights
2 x 12 volt Batteries charged via engine alternator with booster. Shorepower system with ring mains and battery charger. Electrical distribution panel. Full cabin lighting.
Engine space fire extinguisher
Horseshoe lifebuoy with floating light
Manual bilge pump
The company normally acts as brokers for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute a part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part.
General note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as liferaft, fire extinguishers and flares etc., are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on board as part of the sale of a used vessel, may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owner s specific needs.