GRIFFIN 31 CUSTOM  

Price
AU $45,000 Now reduced Need Finance?
Length
30' 10" - 9.40m
Location
Sydney NSW, Church Point. Need Insurance?
Year
1964
Hull Material
Timber Oregon on spotted gum frames, splined topsides caulked below waterline.

Price
AU $45,000 Now reduced    Need Finance? Need Insurance?
Description: Griffin 31 Custom Encumbrance Check?
Exquisite classic timber Griffin 30 sloop. "Bounty" is constructed of 1 + 1/8th inch clear oregon on spotted gum frames with silicon bronze fixings. Solid Burma Teak cabin and doghouse, grown spotted gum knees, Silver Ash and Teak interior, 4 x chrome on bronze opening ports. External lead ballast of long keel design. Sleeps 5 incl., quarter berth, fully enclosed head and washbasin. Teak laid cockpit and hatches, plywood decks fiber glassed over with painted finish. Auxilliary 13 hp Sole deisel full engine re build 2001 with very low hours all receipts available. Galley includes ss sink, ss ice box and 2 x burner metho stove with ample storage.

Major refurbishment undertaken during 2015 including topsides stripped back to bare timber all splines and fixings resealed and epoxied where required. Finished with 6 x coates of paint incl., 4 x coats single pack gloss epoxy. Areas of deck replaced, fiber glass sealed and newly painted. All stanchion bases removed, re waterproofed and rebolted. New spray dodger fitted.

I have owned "Bounty" for 21 years and she has been in my family twice, my father being the original owner. A full photographic history of her construction from laying the keel to launch is available for the enthusiast. Own a rare example of Australian maritime history.

EXTRA : PRICE HAS BEEN REDUCED AND A NEW ALLOVER COVER IS INCLUDED, THE NEW COVER IS TAN IN COLOUR AND CAN BE SEEN IN ADDITIONAL PICTURES.

Region
New South Wales
Location
Sydney Nsw, Church Point.
Year
1964
Designer
H and J Griffin
Builder
H and J Griffin
Length
30' 10" - 9.40m
Beam
7' 6" ( 2.35 m )
Draft
4' 6" ( 1.37 m )
Displacement
Approx., 5 tonnes
Keel / Ballast
External lead, long keel design
Hull Material
Timber Oregon on spotted gum frames, splined topsides caulked below waterline.
Deck Material
Plywood, fiberglassed and painted
Engine Make
Sole
Engine
Single cylinder deisel, raw water cooled. Fully rebuilt 1999, new exhaust elbow fitted 2005 very low engine hours and kept fullyserviced and operational.
Horse Power
13 HP
Max Speed
6 knots approx.,
Propulsion
3 x bladed bronze prop
Fuel
50 lt approx., ss tank.
Water
50 lt approx., copper tank.
Accommodation
Sleeps 5. Twin V birth forward, 2 x sette births. 1 x quatrer birth. Full headroom in main saloon.
Cabins
2
Berths
5
Galley
2 x burner metho stove, large self draining ice box, dry store, crockery locker, cutlery drawer
Refrigeration
Ice box
Freezer
None
Stove
2 x burner metho stove
Water Maker
None
Hotwater System
None
Shower
Deck shower cold water
Toilet
Manual pump out type, recently refurbished.
Entertainment
Radio, CD player
Air Conditioning
None
Dinghy
Zodiac inflatable
Covers
BRAND NEW Allover cover ( tan colour ). Boom cover, Boom awning
Ground Tackle
Plough anchor deck mounted, chain and rope
Safety Gear
Rail mounted life bouy, 2 x fire extinguishes, assorted flares and life jackets.
Bilge Pumps
Main manual Whale "Gusher" original and recently refurbished fully operational. Henderson
Life Jackets
Assorted
Flares
Assorted
Fire Protection
2 x manual fire extinguishers.
Electrics
27 meg radio, radio CD player,
Electronics
All nav., lights operational recently re wired, internal cabin lights
Sail Inventory
Hood furling headsail on "Furlex" furler, battened main not used since sailloft refurbishment in 2014. Spinaker and assorted hank on head sails
Mast / Rigging
S/S rigging, aluminium mast stepped on deck.
Deck Gear
Manual sail winches
Remarks
Bounty is a rare example of these classic timber boats built in the golden era of bespoke timber construction by one of Sydney's iconic, boat building families. She has been fastidiously maintained and continuously upgraded by the current owner and is in excellent condition. This is one for the true timber boat enthusiast.

SELLER DETAILS
Name
Geoffrey Le Sueur
Telephone
City
Sydney
State
NSW
Country
Australia


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