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Sailing boat For Sale - Bruce Roberts Classic 45, Second-hand

Lying: Bangor
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Bruce Roberts / Classic 45

2 Cabin (exc saloon)


44.6 ft

Boat Description

Bruce Roberts Classic 45 - Built in 1989 and fitted out by a skilled shipwright. Perkins Prima M50 50hp inboard diesel (full recondition in 2010). Relaid teak decks 2014. Cutter rig, Excellent Blue Water Cruiser, well maintained, Early Viewing recommended. Lying Ashore Bangor

Pre amble
Magenta Sky is a Bruce Roberts design which was fitted out by a skilled shipwright with the interior woodwork being of a very high quality. She has been well maintained and benefited from a full engine recondition in 2010, She also has laid teak decks which where relaid in 2014. She offers seven berths in total. Storage is excellent.
She has sailed extensively in the Irish Sea and the Western Isles in her; circumnavigated Ireland; circumnavigated Scotland via the Orkneys; crossed the Bay of Biscay 4 times; and completed an Atlantic Circuit via Madeira, Antigua, Nevis and St Kitts, The British Virgin Islands, Bermuda, the Azores, and Eire.
She is a great blue water cruiser, very seaworthy and with extraordinary stowage '

7 Berths in 3 Cabins. 2 heads with showers and holding tanks
Double berth offset to port in the forward cabin with heads to port and storage opposite moving aft.
Large main saloon area with u shaped seating around saloon table to Port and bench seating opposite.
Galley is to port with:-
- Vantage Cooker, 2 burner with oven and grill
- Fridge
- Sink
- Plenty of storage
Chart Table opposite with 2 cabins aft to port and starboard.. Eberspacher Cabin heating.

Fitted with a Perkins Prima M50 - 50Hp inboard diesel, conventional shaft drive.
4 Batteries all charged by engine, solar, generator or Victon Charger.
250 ltr Stainless Steel Fuel Tank
Engine hours at circa 2250
Vetus Diesel 4KVA Generator
Boat Equipment

- Mainsail - 2005 Lazy Jacks, 2 x sail bags, 3 reefing lines
- Yankee - 2012
- Roller furling Headsail
- Staysail - 2012
- Boom with Self-tacking
- Storm Jib
- Chute - 2016
- Anchor, Chain & Warp
- Electric Windlass
- Wind Generator (Needs Repair)
- Davits
- Granny Bars
- Sail cover
- Spray hood
- Sun Awning
- Solar Panel
- Fenders
- Compass
- Radar
- VHF Icom SSB
- Speed, Log & Wind
- Clock
- Radio
- Autopilot
- Navigation Lights
- Gas Detector
- Lifebuoy
- Barometer
- Danbuoy
- Jackstays
- Liferaft 6 man
- Bilge pumps fore & Aft
- Tender with Suzuki 5hp Outboard
Owners Comments
"Excellent blue water boat. Magenta Sky has completed a circumnavigation & numerous circuits & passages in the hands of previous owners.
Spacious accommodation, beautifully fitted out in luxury hardwoods. Well maintained & presented, ideal long distance cruiser/liveaboard."
March 2018 survey available on request".

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.
Full Specifications

Length:44.6 ft
Length at Waterline:35' 0"
Beam:12' 10"
Num Engines:1
Engine Hp:50 hp
Fuel Type:Diesel
Propeller Type:3 Blade, Bronze
Bow Thruster:Yes
Fuel Capacity:1 X 250 L
Water Capacity:1 X 350 L
Designer:Bruce Roberts
Num Cabins:2 Cabin
Num Heads:2
Hull Material:GRP
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