Hunter Ranger 245 (2003) for sale in Windermere, United Kingdom

£22,000 GBP
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On the market is an immaculately presented Hunter Ranger 245, a compact yet powerful sailing yacht that caters to offshore and coastal cruising alike. Built in 2003 and raved about in the Practical Boat Owner magazine, this 7.94-metre long beauty is ideally located in Windermere, United Kingdom. Streamlined and proficiently designed for maximised space, the yacht features a ballasted twin keel, a transom-mounted rudder, and tiller steering. It is powered by a Yanmar 1GM10 9hp inboard diesel engine coupled with a rope-cutting 2-bladed propeller. This sailing marvel's fractional Bermudan Sloop rig setup has been meticulously cared for, boasting sails that are in good-to-excellent condition. The interior rivals the outside with room for six, a fully equipped galley, separate head, and a chart table. Its inventory is comprehensive, including a chart plotter, autopilot, depth log, and more. A recent survey is available for this peculiar vessel that's just as ready for mooring dry or venturing out into the open waters. Offering unprecedented value, the Hunter Ranger 245 is a craftsman's dream and an adventurer's delight.

General information
Hunter Ranger 245
Used sail boat for sale
Tax / VAT status
Paid / Included
Name of boat
Gannet II
David Thomas
Length overall
7.94 metres
2.68 metres
0.97 metres
2,370 kg
GRP Monohull
Bilge Keel
Windermere, United Kingdom

About this Hunter Ranger 245


The Hunter Ranger 245 packs a remarkable amount of boat into a relatively small space - and it sails pretty well too as reported in Practical Boat Owner magazine. With a CE Category B she is rated as an offshore cruiser and for good reason. Ballasted twin keels also allow for drying moorings to be used making the Ranger 245 ideal for many coastal locations. Recent survey available.

Construction / Mechanicals / Rigging and Sails

GRP hull and decks with ballasted twin keels (0.98m draft), transom mounted rudder and tiller steering.


Powered by a Yanmar 1GM10 9hp inboard diesel with shaft driven 2 bladed propeller with rope cutter.

2 x 12V batteries provide engine start and service power, charged via the engine, solar panel or shore power battery charger. 

Last serviced April 2023.

Rigging and Sails

Fractional Bermudan Sloop rig with alloy mast and spars, stainless wire standing rigging and running rigging led aft to cockpit.

Slab reefing Mainsail by Hyde (original) - Said to be in "good condition"

Roller furling Jib by Sketrick Said to be in "as new condition"

Scooper (cruising chute) by Hyde (original) - Said to be in "very good condition"


Hunter have managed to engineer 6 berths including an aft cabin double, standing headroom, galley with sink, gas oven with hob and grill, ice box, chart table and a separate head into a remarkably practical interior.


Equipped for coastal use the inventory includes:


Depth / Log / Speed




Chart plotter

Autopilot (Simrad TP10)

Navigation lights

Plough anchor with chain & warp




Bilge pumps

Gas alarm

Boarding ladder


Lazy Jack bag

Boom tent


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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Yanmar 1GM10
Fuel capacity
25 litres
Number of cabins
Number of berths
Drinking water capacity
120 litres
This Hunter Ranger 245 has been viewed 83 times
Broker/Dealer Information

Maiden Marine Ltd

Ferry Nab
Bowness on Windermere
LA23 3JH
United Kingdom
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