Hunter Sonata

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Boat REF# 244023
£3,500.00 Under-Offer
LOA 6.92m (22'8")
Year 1980
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Fin
Berths 4
Lying Medway, Kent, UK

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Extra Details

Designer David Thomas
Builder Hunter Boats Ltd
Lying Medway, Kent, UK


LOA 6.92m (22'8")
LWL 5.50m (18'1")
Beam 2.50m (8'2")
Draft Min 0.70m (2'4")
Draft Max 1.40m (4'7")
Displacement 1,115kg (2,458.6lbs)
Storage Ashore


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Sloop rigged Proctor Aluminium spars (1980) with Dyform standing rigging (2011)


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Mainsail Goacher - (2009) 2 Reefs
Headsail Goacher - Hank on (2009)
Other sails Spinnaker (2009)
No 2 (2008)
Storm Sail (unknown year)
Spinaker (unknown year)


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Construction GRP
Underwater profile Fin
Finish Gelcoat finish

Already established as the most successful of the new one-design classes in Britain, the Sonata has had a growth rate which would be the envy of some dinghy classes. She is well built, well finished and is really a true little cruising yacht in many ways. She is fun to sail yet seaworthy enough for short cruises. As the Sonata has already shown herself capable of out-sailing larger boats, she is worth racing in handicap events where there is no one-design class.
There are now around 300 Sonatas sailing around the world, all built by Hunter Boats. Why does the Sonata have such appeal? The answer is probably that she is simple and straightforward, but nevertheless a good performer.


Total # of berths 4
No. of double berths 1
No. of single berths 2
Cabin(s) 2
Heads 1 heads (Porta Potti)
Cooker tick
Sink tick
Manual water system tick

4 berths in single cabin with sitting headroom. Forepeak with V-berth. Saloon with settee berths and stowage to port and starboard. Small galley area to starboard equipped with a stove , sink with manually pumped cold water supply and stowage.

1 burner gas cooker

Nav Equipment

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Speed tick
Log tick
GPS tick
Echo sounder tick

Deck Gear

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Fenders tick
Beaching legs tick
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2 halyard winches
3 sheet winches
1 anchors
2.00m (6'7") of chain
30.00m (98'5") of warp
Harken Windward Sheeting Traveler (£500)
Milanes Rudder (£700)

Safety Equipment

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Broker's Comments

These boat details are subject to contract.
Here is a Hunter Sonata built in 1980 by Hunter Boats Ltd.
The Hunter Sonata is a popular 4 berth cruiser/racer designed by David Thomas, this particular model has been loved & well used by her owners for many years who have already purchased a bigger vessel. The road trailer she sits on was purpose built for her which will certainly save on moorings if you have space on the drive,
This little vessel appears in fair order & would be suitable for newcomers or seasoned sailors alike.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Hunter Sonata has been personally photographed and viewed by Jamie Nash of Boatshed Medway. Click here for contact details.
The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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