Hunter Duette 23 for sale

Largs, North Ayrshire, United Kingdom, United Kingdom

£5,300 GBP

Hunter Duette 23 - Hunter Duette 23
General information
Hunter Duette 23
Used sail boat for sale
£5,300 GBP
David Thomas
Length overall
6.89 metres
Length waterline
5.50 metres
2.50 metres
0.94 metres
1,206 kg
Largs, North Ayrshire, United Kingdom, United Kingdom

About this Hunter Duette 23



Hunter Duette 23

is a four berth bilge keel yacht with a fractional rig designed by David Thomas. The


was produced by Hunter from 1986 until 1989 and during that time 87 models were built.

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5Hp outboard engine bought in 2014 and serviced annually.


Four berths in two cabins. The forward cabin has two single berths in the usual "V" configuration. The saloon has two single settee berths with an occasional pilot berth. The galley is within the forward end of the saloon fitted both port and starboard with a portable gas burner stove and sink. Manually pumped fresh water. Ample storage spaces. Easy clean working surfaces. The saloon is light and airy with much quality woodwork in evidence. The upholstery is red in colour.  There is a Jabsco sea toilet located in the forward part of the ship which has had its pump and seals all replaced in 2019.


Bulkhead mounted compass (new 2019). Hand bearing compass. Icom IC-411 DSC  V.H.F. radio telephone. Autohelm Tri-data. Log Speed/distance Echo sounder Navico TP 1800 Tillerpilot. Garmin GPS60 handheld GPS.

Sails and rigging

The vessel is sloop rigged and all masts and spars are alloy by Z -Spars. The vessel has a fractional rig and all standing rigging is stainless steel. The standing rigging was last replaced in 2003. Forestay replaced again in 2019. All running rigging is in good order (new in 2010).  Two sails are listed and are as follows. One Genoa (Roller reefed) One Mainsail (Slab reefed) serviced in 2019 and a new stack pack fitted in 2017.


Tohatsu 5Hp outboard fitted in engine well. Bought 2014. Serviced annually.
Cruising speed 5 knots
Maximum speed 6 knots
85Ah battery charged by 10W solar panel.
Shore power cable and battery charger.


The cockpit is deep safe and self draining and will seat a full crew.
Tiller steering. 
Access to outboard well with storage for fuel tanks and oils etc.

Deck gear

Stainless steel pulpit and guardrails. Navigational lighting with masthead mounted tricolour light. Spray hood. Spray dodgers. Two primary winches. One halyard winch.
Two anchors are fitted, one Danforth, one CQR.
A selection of warps and fenders.

Safety equipment

Horseshoe lifebuoy.
Rescue sling for man overboard
Manual bilge pump
Fire blanket
Floating smoke flare
Radar reflector

Further information

Seacocks replaced in 2014
Boat wintered ashore on the hard since purchase by present owner.
Inflatable dinghy included in sale
Material for lining the bottom panel of the forward cabin is included in the sale.
2017 survey available.


Depthsounder, Log, speedometer, Autopilot, Compass, GPS, VHF

Inside Equipment

Manual bilge pump, Marine head

Other Equipment

Cavatina, Battened mainsail, Furling genoa, Tiller, Solar panel

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Tohatsu 4 Stroke
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Broker/Dealer Information


Largs Yacht Haven Irvine Road
KA30 8EZ
United Kingdom
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