Grand Soleil 45 for sale

Rhu, United Kingdom

£129,000 GBP

Tax Paid / Included

Grand Soleil 45
General information
Grand Soleil 45
Used sail boat for sale
£129,000 GBP
Tax / VAT status
Paid / Included
Name of boat
Petite Lune
Length overall
13.90 metres
Length waterline
12.00 metres
Length on deck
13.55 metres
4.26 metres
2.30 metres
9,600 kg
Fin Keel
Rhu, United Kingdom

About this Grand Soleil 45


Boat Details

Grand Soleil are a premium production builder and the Grand Soleil 45 is well suited to those looking for a quality cruising yacht. The deep lead keel and ample sail area means she is high winded and swift. Whether you are looking for a coastal or ocean cruising yacht this one is a real mile cruncher. "Petite Lune" has been in the same family since new.


LOA 13.90m LWL 13.55m Beam 4.26m Draft 2.30m Displacement 9600kg

Recent works

She has been completly prepared for the 2021 season including - 

  • New standing rigging.
  • New steering cables.
  • Hull polished.
  • New antifouling.
  • Engine servicing.
  • Internaly valleted and new lighting installed.

Hull, deck & keel

  • Dark blue GRP hull built usingvinylester resin and NPG gelcoat for best durability and osmosisresistance. White waterline stripe and gold Grand Soliel hull sidestripe.
  • The hull was further epoxied when the hull antifouling was recently taken back to bare gelcoat.
  • GRP foam cored deck.
  • The deck and superstructure are in white gelcoat and the deck, coachroof and cockpit are finished in Teak.
  • Internal structure is enhanced by 7 layer marine ply bulkheads bonded to the hull with a 60mm wide layup.The galvanized steel grid, which is attached to the hull with ametal/acrylic chemical bond and further reinforced with a multiaxialcloth, provides stiffness and strength. The one piece grid structure is designed to uniformly distribute keel, mast and chain plate loads.
  • Deep LCG lead 'L' shaped fin keel.
  • Semi-balanced rudder with self aligning bearings.
  • Single wheel steering on a central pedestal. New steering cables fitted 2021.

Deck Equipment

The deck is secured with Stainless steel split pulpits, quarter pushpits and stanchion posts with double guard wires and has side boarding gates port and starboard. 

All primary control lines are lead aft to the cockpit under the deck meaning the coachroof is clean and free of hazards. 

The cockpit is a good size with port and starboard cockpit seat lockers and aft lazarette lockers either side of the central seat which hinges outboard to provide access steps.

  • Electric anchor windlass.
  • Spade s120 (25kg) anchor with 45m chain and 30m of 8 strand anchorplait.
  • Spade s80 (15kg) kedge anchor with 30m of 8 strand anchorplait.
  • Spare 16kg Delta anchor.
  • Mooring strop with 12mm chain and 24m anchorplait tails.
  • Binnacle with compass and stainless steel mount for Raymarine plotter.
  • Large twin spoked central wheel with leather cover.
  • Full width Harken mainsheet track with rope adjusted car, mounted in a recess in front of the wheel steering.
  • Full length Harken Genoa tracks with rope adjusted cars.
  • Cockpit shower.
  • Cockpit table.
  • Bathing ladder.
  • Deck mounting for spinnaker pole.
  • Aft, midship and forward mooring cleats.
  • New fenders and warps 2019.
  • Outboard bracket.


  • Harken 56.2 (Upgrade) 2 speed self tailing primary winches.
  • Harken 46.2 (Upgrade) 2 speed self tailing halyard winches.
  • Harken 48.2 2 speed self tailing secondary spinnaker winches.
  • Winch handles.

interior & accommodation

3 cabin layout - Two double aft cabins and owners en-suite forwardcabin. The saloon can sleep two. There is a day heads/shower behind thenavigation station to starboard and a 'L' shaped galley to port.
  • Webasto warm air central heating - 2017.
  • Off white Microfibre upholstery.

foreward cabin

  • Central island double berth with drawer storage underneath.
  • Shelves outboard on the hull sides.
  • Port and starboard settee's.
  • Port hanging locker.
  • Deck hatch.

owners en-suite

  • Large heads compartment to port.
  • Sink with pressurised H&C water system and new mixer tap.
  • Mirrored storage lockers outboard and lockers underneath.
  • Manual marine flushing toilet with recently replaced pump.
  • Holding tank with electric exhaust pump.
  • Separate shower stall with mixer tap.


  • 'U' shaped seating to port with shelve and lockers outboard.
  • Central table with folding leaves which extends the dinning to the starboard seating.
  • Single settee/berth to starboard with shelve an lockers outboard.


  • A good safe 'L' shaped galley to port.
  • Pressurised H&C water system feeding two stainless steel sinks.
  • Additional fresh and sea water foot pumps.
  • Plenty of storage for galley equipment, utensils and provisions in a mixture of different sized drawers and lockers.
  • Large Isotherm fridge.
  • 2 burner gas cooker with oven.

navigation station

  • Forward facing chart table with internal chart storage.
  • Storage bins with covers for general storage.
  • Side opening locker.
  • Ships electrical distribution panel.

day heads

  • Marine flushing toilet with recently replaced pump.
  • Holding tank.
  • Sink with pressurised H&C water via mixertap. The mixertap faucet extends to become a shower.
  • Mirrored locker and storage underneath.

aft cabins

  • Two large double aft cabins.
  • Berths with lee cloths.
  • Each with small dressing seat and large hanging/shelved locker.

navigation equipment

  • Raymarine RL 80 CRC 10" colour radar/chart plotter at nav station with mast mounted 18" radome.
  • Raymarine ST60 Multi function repeater at nav station.
  • Raymarine ST60 Depth (Hatch garage).
  • Raymarine ST60 Speed/Log (Hatch garage).
  • Raymarine ST60 wind speed/direction (Hatch garage).
  • Raymarine ST60 Close hauled (Hatch garage).
  • Raymarine St6001 Plus type 400 G gyro autopilot.
  • Raymarine GPS antenna 112.LP Seatalk.
  • Raymarine Ray 915 E DSC VHF.
  • Furuno NX300 Navtex with LCD Screen.

machinery & propulsion

  • Upgraded 56hp Yanmar diesel engine.
  • Saildrive. Hull seal replaced 2017.
  • Flex-o-Fold 3 blade bronze folding prop.
  • Engine serviced 2021

Rig & Sails


  • Fractionally rigged silver anodised 3 spreader aluminium mast.
  • NEW stainless steel standing rigging - 2021.
  • Silver anodised boom.
  • Mast mounted spinnaker pole track.
  • Spinnaker deck gear.
  • Silver anodised spinnaker pole.
  • Solid strut boom vang.
  • Roller furling headsail foil.
  • Adjustable backstay with winch handle tensioner.
  • Halyards are a mixture of Dyneema and polyester.


  • North mainsail with Frederickson series 200 trackless ball slide system. Good condition.
  • North roller furling Genoa with Blue UV strip and leach battens. Good condition.
  • Storm Jib.
  • Cruising chute with snuffer. Good condition.
  • Furling asymmetric for reaching. Good condition.
  • Spinnaker - Hardly used.

Electrical Systems

  • 230v shore power system.
  • 12v ships system.
  • In addition to standard there are 2 extra 100ah batteries.
  • Electrical distribution panel at nav station.
  • Larger engine alternator uprated from 55ah to 80ah.
  • New Sterling 30a Ultra Pro battery charger 2021.

Audio Visual

  • Pioneer bluetooth Radio/CD player with 4 internal speakers and two cockpit speakers (One not functioning).

Plumbing & Tankage

  • 240L diesel
  • 400L fresh water.
  • Pressurised H&C water system.
  • Hot water via engine heat exchanger and calorifier tank with immersion heater via shore power.

Canvas work

  • New Blue stack pack with lazyjacks - 2019.
  • New sprayhood canvas - 2019.
  • Blue Bimini.
  • Blue wheel cover.

Safety Equipment

  • 6 man Valise offshore cruiser liferaft - 2019.
  • Jonbuoy automatic Dan buoy / Horseshoe Lifebuoy.
  • Throwing line.
  • Crewsaver recsue sling (200kg).

Additional Equipment

  • Aquafax 3m Airdeck inflatable dinghy - 2017.
  • Yamaha 15hp 2 stroke with fuel tank.

items not functioning

  • Solar pannel.
  • One cockpit stereo speaker.
  • Cockpit VHF speaker.
  • Automatic battery charger not working.

Read more

Yanmar 4JH3E
Engine hours
Fuel capacity
230 litres
Number of cabins
Number of berths
Drinking water capacity
400 litres


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Broker/Dealer Information

Michael Schmidt and Partner - Rhu

Mr Miles Stratton
Rhu Boat Sales Rhu Marina
Argyll & Bute, Scotland
G84 8LH
United Kingdom
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