Batavier is a Carena 43 Dutch Steel Ketch
Batavier Dutch Steel Ketch
For sale at a bargain price of €25,000.
A fantastic opportunity for a restoration project
She is lying ashore in Crotone, Italy
She is fast and sea-worthy
A lot of boat for your money but please understand this is a restoration project and sold as seen.
All the equipment, engine, electronics work well. When restored she could be worth four times the asking price.
She is 12.80m LOA, Beam is 4.05m and draft 1.95m. Her displacement is 16000.
Built in 1983 at the de Vries Jachtbouw boatyard in Oudenbosch the Netherlands.
Designer: H Lemstra. Build number 713
She has teak decks on steel (this does need some attention)
keel: semi-long with skeg hung rudder
The steering system is Whitlock – the best
Accommodation is a classic teak interior with blue upholstery.
She has a spacious saloon; owners cabin with a double bed in aft section; double pilot bed; guest cabin V-bed forward
Four cabins with six berths +2 in the saloon
Headroom approx: 1.95
Toilet: 1x manual RM 96
Four burner stove. Top loading fridge
Freshwater 400 litres. Waste tank: 40 litres. Fueltank 250 litres
Mercedes 83 hp diesel
Batteries: 4 x 95 Ah + 2 x 95 Ah start battery.
The battery charger is by Sterling
She has solar panels : 250 W (24v) + 2x 100W (12v)
Mainsail: 30 m2 Dracon. Mizzen: 12 m2 Dracon. Furling Genoa: 45 m2 Dracon. Gennaker: 105 m2
Winches : 2 x 45st + 4x 24
Autopilot: Raymarine St 60. Gps: Raymarine. VHF: Icom. Navtex : Nasa. Radar: Raymarine
Anchor: Bruce 25 kg plus Fortress 15 kgAnchor winch: electric 10mm 60 m of chain. She has a life raft (not checked) and life jackets – 2 inflatable, 4 fixed
She has a Quicksilver dinghy, 2.80m, plus a Suzuki 2.0 hp outboard and two rescue buoys.
Batavia’s inventory is complete with all necessary kitchen utensils, general tools, spare engine filters and a welding machine.
Regular and spare warps, 6 big fenders and lots of spare chain, shackles, bolts and screws