Alan Pape Saga 45 Custom Steel Ketch for sale

Falmouth, United Kingdom

£125,000 GBP

Tax Paid / Included

Alan Pape Saga 45 Custom Steel Ketch - Stbd side
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Alan Pape Saga 45 Custom Steel Ketch
Used sail boat for sale
£125,000 GBP
Tax / VAT status
Paid / Included
Length overall
13.72 metres
3.99 metres
2.13 metres
Full Keel
Falmouth, United Kingdom

About this Alan Pape Saga 45 Custom Steel Ketch


A bullet proof world cruising yacht with high and low latitude cruising capability.  Alan Pape designed and built by the reputable Morvoren Seacraft yard in Penryn, Cornwall for her current and only owner.  The build started in 1995 with launch in 1998. 
Designed for easy handling the comfortable motion facilitates a 'go anywhere' policy aboard.
She has a Hydrovane wind pilot for long ocean passages and a 80hp slow revving Ford diesel engine running a 27" Maxprop for lengthy motoring voyages at 3.5 litres/ hours.
Please call Simon at the Falmouth office to discuss this very special yacht package to enable the next owner to live aboard, travel the world...………….or both. 


STEEL 4mm Deck,5mm Topsides, 6mm Hull, 12mm Keel plate/Bow, Stern
Watertight Bulkhead Bow / Stern
All steel bulkheads, Cockpit shelter
BALLAST 8 Ton Lead in pigs in Keel sealed in Tanks, filled with 50 gal oil and capped off
6mm steel plate with 10mm on the keel



Engine as listed
27in Maxprop 4 blade
1 ¾ SS shaft
Spare 27in 3 Blade Prop.
Flex Engine mounts replaced 2013
Cutlass Bearing replaced 2017
DIESEL TANK 100gal in aft part of Keel


BATTERIES 3 x Service x 140 Ah, 3 x engine start 140 Ah,   Forward windlass battery 140Ah. Engine room switching – House - Engine – Multi connect
AC Power via Isolating transformer, pulse charger
240 v Inverter, output in saloon Prowatt 800
Shorepower Sterling Pro Charge Ultra 12 v 60 A
Electric Bilge pump [ switched at panel ]
SOLAR PANELS 2 x 100Ah flexibly mounted with controller
Custom switch panel 12 v Circuit breakers and 2
Custom switch panel 240 v also 110 v isolating Transformer
LIGHTING   LED Down lighters throughout.
Red Night lighting in all cabins
Individual bunk lights


Main Anchor 60lb CQR 45lb CQR, 60lb fisherman
Whitlock Steering Pedestal /wheel /Steering Compass [ corrected], quadrant, spare wires
Lewmar/Whitlock 12v 1500 w anchor windlass and 35m ½ in chain
Simpson Lawrence 400 hand windlass and 35m ½ in chain
Lewmar Deck hatches [ 4]
Gebo opening cabin lights [13]
Emergency bilge pump worked in cockpit   Edson
Hydrovane wind vane
MOORING ropes,
Dan Buoy x 2
Lifebuoy and Lights x2
Deep safe cockpit


Main/ Mizzen Spars by Selden and David Carne Rigging Custom main,mizzen, booms
Main mast winches 2 x Lewmar 42 2 sp, 1 x Barient 24 2 sp, 1 x Lewmar 40 2 sp
Reefing winch 1 x Lewmar 30 ST
Mizzen mast winches 1 x Lewmar 30 2 sp, 1 x Lewmar 40 2 sp
Reefing winch i x Lewmar 16 ST
Mizzen Sheet 1 x Lewmar 40 2 sp
Yankee/ genoa sheet winch 2 x Lewmar 52 2 sp
Staysail sheet winch 2 x Meissner 28 2 sp ST
Furling winch Gib 28 ST
Mainsheet winch Enkes26 ASC 2 Sp ST
SS jackstays
FURLER Shaeffer for Yankee. Self tensioning Stay for Storm Jib / Genoa
Bowsprit Alloy for Cruising Shute with roller furler and anti torsion luff rope. Spare snuffer
Rigging Norselay by Spencer rigging Cowes fully checked A2 Rigging 2017, Forestay SS new 2016 light stays SS 2017


Mainsail - Jeckells - 2001 - Overhauled 2015
Stackpack 2015
Mizzen - Kemp 2011
Stackpack - CJ MARINE 2007
Yankee / Staysail - Williams 1998
Mizzen staysail - Ratsey
Genoa - well worn
Cruising chute


Electronics by NASA
NASA VHF DSC Radio and Speaker , Compass, depthsounder with repeaters at chart table. Speed- log ,wind speed / direction,
Navtex,Battery condition .
Raymarine Radar / Chartplotter SL 70 C
COMAR AIS Transponder,
GPS Phillips AP navigator Mk 9 GPS – D
2 x Raymarine 1000+ Autopilot
Full navigation equipment


Tankage Water 2 x 150gal, 1 x 100Gal   Black 1 x 100gal. All SS
Calorifier, Immersion heater
Hot and Cold pressure water system
ICE BOX 3in insulation
MULTIFUEL STOVE with SS piping and Chimney
Gas detector and cut off valve Pilot 2 sensor
Gas Water heater [ vented ] Paloma PH-5LFE
Blakes SS cooker 2 Burner with griddle, Oven . 2 X Propane 13 Kg cylinders on deck
Galley Crocks, Flatware, SS pans etc


Major spares – GPS
Engine starter
House Alternator
Walker Towing Log
Pump for pressure water system


EPIRB Mc Murdo 406
Liferaft 6 man Zodiac Ocean ISAF service due 02/2021
Flares Ocean + additional expiry 2020
2 x Danbuoys + lights
2 x Lifebelts + lights
4 x Lifejackets
1 x MOB Lifesling
1 x Tribuckle recovery .

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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1 x New Holland (Ford)
Fuel capacity
450 litres
Maximum speed
13 kph
Cruising speed
11 kph
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Red-Ensign Ltd.

The Offices, Port Pendennis Marina, Challenger Quay
TR11 3XZ
United Kingdom
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