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.
- Make Hylas
- Model 44
- Year 1991
- LOA 44ft/13m
- Class Sailing Cruiser
- Hull Glass Reinforced Plastic
- Keel Fin Keel
- Rig Sloop
- Engine Single Diesel
- Drive Shaft Drive
- Layout Centre Cockpit
- Berths 6
- Cabins 2
- Aft Cabins 1
- Ancasta Ref 35991
- Name Gloria of Southampton
OverviewThe Hylas 44 is an elegant centre cockpit blue water sailing sloop and arguably their most successful model. Laid out with two cabins, the forward and aft master have large, comfortable double berths and the saloon provides ample seating with large galley and nav station. 'Gloria' has been extensively upgraded including new Furuno electronics, bow thruster, sat phone, wind generator, watermaker, standing rigging and sails in the ownership of a previous owner, this makes a wonderful package for long distance cruising and would suit a couple or family looking to broaden their horizons.
Build1991 HYLAS 44
An elegant centre cockpit sloop built by Queen Long Marine in Taiwan, designed by German Frers
Blue sprayed GRP hull, white GRP deck and superstructure
Full professional hull respray in October 2020
Teak decks, decks refurbished, rescrewed and caulked in 2015
Long fin keel with full length skeg hung rudder
Centre cockpit with teak laid seats and sole
Anti-fouled - September 2023
Anodes renewed - September 2023
LOA 13.46m 44'2"
LWL 10.62m 34'10"
Beam 4.11m 13'6"
Draft 1.83m 6'0"
Displacement 10,122kg 22,320lbs
Ballast 4,998kg 11,020lbs
ALL FIGURES ARE APPROXIMATE
RigMASTHEAD SLOOP RIG
Seldon white aluminium spars, mast removed painted and refurbished in 2015
Mast head keel stepped mast.
Hydraulic adjustable back stay
Seldon hydraulic kicker
New forestay and Selden 304 Furlex fitted in 2023
Slab mainsail reefing (3 slabs).
S/S standing rigging replaced in 2015
Ullman Bluewater Endurance with Goretex thread sails 2016:
Furling genoa 2016
Cruising chute 2016
2 x Barient 2 speed self-tailing genoa sheet winches
2 x Barient 2 speed self-tailing spinnaker sheet winches
3 x Barient 2 speed self-tailing halyard winches
1 x Barient 2 speed self-tailing mainsheet winch
2 x Barient 2 speed self-tailing winches
AccommodationSLEEPS FOUR IN TWO CABINS
The interior of the yacht is designed to accommodate two couples in considerable comfort in two en-suite cabins at each end of the yacht. Further occasional berths are available in the saloon.
Interior joinery in teak
Double offset berth to port side. Hanging locker. Storage under berth. Access to forward deck stowage locker
FORWARD HEADS COMPARTMENT
Manual flush toilet (2022) Moulded basin with hot and cold mixer tap. Storage cupboards. Shower Teak draining sole board Shower tray pump out
Access via central companionway. Dinette with ‘U’ shaped seating, forward, to port side Twin individual seats to starboard side, opposite dinette Galley to starboard and Chart table to port.
The galley is fitted with Force 10 gas cooker with three burners and oven (refurbished in 2023)
Twin S/S sink unit with pressurised hot and cold fresh water supply.
Large capacity top and front loading refrigerator and freezer updated to a 12v Isotherm system
Sanyo microwave oven. Cutlery, crockery and cooking utensils. Storage.
Owner’s suite with en-suite heads compartment Centreline double bed Vanity unit dressing table and storage areas Access via the heads or galley.
AFT HEADS COMPARTMENT
Large heads compartment. Manual flush toilet. Moulded sink with hot and cold mixer tap Separate shower head with dedicated mixer controls. Teak draining sole board
MachineryYANMAR 4JHTE 62HP INBOARD DIESEL
Serviced: March 2023
Shaft drive with two-blade Max-Prop folding propeller
Quick bow thruster - 2015
12 volt system:
5 x 12v batteries (all new 2022)
Charged by engine alternators
Silent Wind generator, solar panels on bespoke gantry with Iridium satellite communication aerial 2016
240 volt system:
Mastervolt Whisper 4000 generator 4kw generator rebuilt by Advanced Yacht Systems in 2020 and serviced March 2023
240 volt shore power system
Fuel capacity 3 x 100 litres tanks
Fresh water capacity 3 x 100 litres tanks
1 x grey holding tank
2 x black water tanks
Water heated by engine calorifier and immersion heater.
ECH2O Tec watermaker 60 litres per hour - 2015 (pickled)
ALL FIGURES ARE APPROXIMATE
5 x Furuno Multi displays - GPS, boat speed/log, depth & wind
Furuno touch screen chart plotter with integrated GPS and radar
Furuno Nav pilot
Independent Hydrovane steering system 2015
Icom IC-M423 VHF DSC radio with cockpit extension – 2015
McMurdo EPIRB - 2015
Iridium Pilot satellite comms unit 2016
Binnacle steering compass.
Racnor anchor with 60m of chain and 30m of warp
Lewmar electric windlass - 2018 and gearbox replaced in 2023
Pushpit pulpit and guard wires with opening gates
Warps and fenders
New canvas by Brazilian Covers Portugal in 2016 including:
Winch and hatch covers
Simpson s/s davits
Crewsaver 6 man liferaft, serviced in 2023