North Star 500 for sale

West Cork, Ireland

£6,797GBP
Listed price €8,000 EUR

Tax Paid / Included

 North Star 500
General information
Make/model
North Star 500
Category
Used sail boat for sale
Price
£6,797 GBP | Listed price €8,000 EUR
Tax / VAT status
Paid / Included
Year
1973
Length overall
7.62 metres
Length waterline
6.10 metres
Beam
2.74 metres
Displacement
1,950 kg
Hull
GRP
Location
West Cork, Ireland

About this North Star 500

English

Remarks :
This classic 1973 North Star 500 designed by Sparkman & Stephens, was built by Hughes Boat Works Ltd. in
Canada. She is a robust cruising yacht with four berths, 10.6HP Nanni (1994) diesel engine, furling headsail, 2 x
spinnakers, colour chart-plotter/GPS, four wheel trailer and more! Refurbishment work carried
out during the winter lockdown of 2020/2021 cost about €5,000 (including - complete rewiring, sanding, painting etc).
Needs to be seen to be appreciated.
Accommodation :

Construction

Hull No. N 500 - 60
G.R.P. Hull and deck with fin and skeg profile
Lead keel
Interior: One piece moulded inner liner.

Rig and Sails 

Bermudan Sloop
Keel stepped Aluminium mast and boom
Spinnaker pole
Harken roller reefing for the headsail
Slab reefing Mainsail - Fair
Furling Headsail - Good
1 x Staysail - Good
2 x Spinnakers - Good
Main boom cover

On Deck

Self draining cockpit
Stainless steel pulpit, push-pit, stanchions and guardrails
7 x Lewmar winches
Spare Tiller
New Bruce Anchor with 15m of 8mm Calibrated Chain, with a Stainless Steel swivel anchor to chain shackle
(30m), 16mm nylon anchor rode
1 x Danforth Anchor with chain and warp
Fenders and mooring lines
Sprayhood
Dodgers
Boat hook
Winch handles and snatch blocks

Accommodation

Marine toilet with hanging locker in the fore peak
Opening deck hatch forward
Two single berths in the saloon.
Folding saloon table (wraps around the keel stepped mast)
Stainless steel sink at the companionway.
Recent two burner gas cooker to port.
Chart table to starboard
Two Quarter berths aft
Brass Barometer

Navigation Equipment

Sestral steering Compass
Incastec Echo Sounder
Garmin GPSmap 292
Navico VHF
Simrad TP 10 Tiller-pilot

Electrical

1 x 12 Volt Battery
Tri-Colour Nav. Light
Deck Light
3 x saloon lights
1 x Chart Table light
1 x Fore-peak light

Safety

Four person Liferaft (requires a service)
2 x Fire extinguishers
Electric Bilge pump
Man Overboard Rescue line (30 M. of floating line).
Transom mounted stainless steel boarding ladder.

Other

Refurbishment work carried out during the winter lockdown of 2020/2021 at a cost of €5,000 (including -
complete rewiring, sanding, painting etc).
Lightning protection
Four Wheel Road Trailer (painted steel).
Recent Dinghy - Sowester 2.3m with Tohatsu 4 stroke 3.5hp outboard engine.

Owner's Comments

"I really put the best of everything into her, she is an outstanding boat. I had no intentions of selling, however my
circumstances have changed."

Broker's Comments

"Virrosker" is in lovely condition and will certainly look after you when the going gets tough!


Inventory :

Construction

Hull No. N 500 - 60
G.R.P. Hull and deck with fin and skeg profile
Lead keel
Interior: One piece moulded inner liner.

Rig and Sails 

Bermudan Sloop
Keel stepped Aluminium mast and boom
Spinnaker pole
Harken roller reefing for the headsail
Slab reefing Mainsail - Fair
Furling Headsail - Good
1 x Staysail - Good
2 x Spinnakers - Good
Main boom cover

On Deck

Self draining cockpit
Stainless steel pulpit, push-pit, stanchions and guardrails
7 x Lewmar winches
Spare Tiller
New Bruce Anchor with 15m of 8mm Calibrated Chain, with a Stainless Steel swivel anchor to chain shackle
(30m), 16mm nylon anchor rode
1 x Danforth Anchor with chain and warp
Fenders and mooring lines
Sprayhood
Dodgers
Boat hook
Winch handles and snatch blocks

Accommodation

Marine toilet with hanging locker in the fore peak
Opening deck hatch forward
Two single berths in the saloon.
Folding saloon table (wraps around the keel stepped mast)
Stainless steel sink at the companionway.
Recent two burner gas cooker to port.
Chart table to starboard
Two Quarter berths aft
Brass Barometer

Navigation Equipment

Sestral steering Compass
Incastec Echo Sounder
Garmin GPSmap 292
Navico VHF
Simrad TP 10 Tiller-pilot

Electrical

1 x 12 Volt Battery
Tri-Colour Nav. Light
Deck Light
3 x saloon lights
1 x Chart Table light
1 x Fore-peak light

Safety

Four person Liferaft (requires a service)
2 x Fire extinguishers
Electric Bilge pump
Man Overboard Rescue line (30 M. of floating line).
Transom mounted stainless steel boarding ladder.

Other

Refurbishment work carried out during the winter lockdown of 2020/2021 at a cost of €5,000 (including -
complete rewiring, sanding, painting etc).
Lightning protection
Four Wheel Road Trailer (painted steel).
4 Person life raft (service due)

Owner's Comments

"I really put the best of everything into her, she is an outstanding boat. I had no intentions of selling, however my
circumstances have changed."

Broker's Comments

"Virrosker" is in lovely condition and will certainly look after you when the going gets tough!


Mechanical :
1994 Nanni 10.6hp diesel engine

Read more

Propulsion
Engine
1 x Nanni
Fuel
Diesel
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