Ancasta are acting as brokers for the vendor who is not selling in the course of business unless otherwise stated. These details are prepared from information provided by the vendor and are intended only as a guide to give a fair description of the vessel but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed and they do not constitute part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check the particulars and to have the vessel fully surveyed by a qualified marine surveyor. Details are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through Ancasta brokerages. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change or withdrawal without notice. Please Note: where the vessel’s status shows as “Preliminary”, details of the vessel have not yet been confirmed by the Vendor.
Dufour 425 Grand Large
- Make Dufour
- Model 425 Grand Large
- Year 2009
- LOA 42ft/13m
- Class Sailing Cruiser
- Hull Glass Reinforced Plastic
- Keel Fin Keel
- Rig Sloop
- Engine Single Diesel
- Drive Sail Drive
- Layout Aft Cockpit
- Cabins 3
- Aft Cabins 2
- Ancasta Ref 36701
- Name Akaroa
OverviewAkaroa is an exceptional, sea-worthy, fast cruising yacht that has been immaculately maintained by her owner. Please note that the main sailing image is of a sister ship yacht.
BuildYear Built: 2009
Hull colour: White
Keel type: Fin
Hull material: GRP
Note: The deck is faux teak that was applied new in 2016.
RigCutter rig manufactured by Sparcraft International
This mast and rigging was surveyed in May 2018
Mainsail track to service slab reefing system
Furling genoa headstay
Equipped to use staysail
Asymmetric spinnaker halyard and bow stem fitting.
AccommodationThis yacht consists of:
- 3 X double cabins
- 2 X heads with integrated shower facilities
The cabins can accommodate 6 people in total, and there is extra sleeping capability in the saloon area allowing this yacht to sleep 8 people in comfort.
Engine: single 55HP Volvo D2-55
Last serviced: March 2019
Propulsion: Sail Drive
Propellor: Three Blade Folding
(Dive mechanism was serviced with new seals in 2019)
Bow Thruster: Max Power retractable
3 X House Batteries (July 2019)
This yacht has had extensive upgrades to its overall power charging capacity with the addition of solar panels and a wind generator to allow more time away from shore power without the need to charge the batteries using the main engine.
Boat security alarm
CD / Radio entertainment system
Note: the current owner has installed a WIFI / NMEA system to enable direct connection and link between your personal devices and Chart Plotter software apps. Very useful for navigating through tight areas.
Fuel tanks: 1 (200L)
Water Tanks: 2 (400L)
Pressurized water system with engine and Mains/AC hot water supply
Raymarine ST60 speed and log
Raymarine Auto Pilot
Raymarine C80 Chart Plotter at Chart Table
CQR Delta Kedge anchor
30m X 10mm chain
Electric Windlass (Quick model) upgraded with local and wireless remote.
New Sprayhood 2020
New Bimini 2020
8 X Fenders
2.6m Bombard AX3
This vessel comes with a liferaft (Bombard model) due to be serviced.
Fire Blanket in Galley area
Fire Extinguisher: 1 (manual)
Lifebuoy X 1
Lifejackets: 4 X Adult and 3 X Child
2 X Harken 46ST self-tailing primary winches
2 X Harken 40ST self-tailing halyard winches
All sails have been made by Elvstrom Sails in 2009
- asymmetric spinnaker