Boat Details

Handsome McCurdy & Rhodes 65 fresh from a 2015 refit, rig, paint, engine, re-wire, re-plumbed is short it was pretty comprehensive. Commercially code to CAT 2 she offers great potential whether privately or for charter use.


RCD Status: Our understanding is that the yacht is exempt from the essential safety requirements of Directive 94/25EC (Recreational Craft Directive) as she was built and placed into use within the EU prior to 1998.


Hull, Deck & Superstructure Construction:

  • Aluminium hull, deck and superstructure.
  • Hull respray Awlgrip Stars and Stripes. Spars serviced and resprayed (2015/16).
  • Last surveyed in March 2016 for MCA coding (including hull inspection) and Valuation survey for insurance in June 2016.
  • KS is coded to Category 2 in compliance with the Maritime and Coastguard Agency regulations. Certificate number Y16SV0195715.


Keel & Rudder:

  • Long Fin (encapsulated).
  • Skeg hung.


Engine & Gearboxes:

  • 1 x Yanmar 4LHA-HTP 160hp diesel engine (2015/16).
  • ZF 45-1 marine gearbox (2015/16).
  • Halyard exhaust system.


Maintenance & Performance:

  • Engine Hours: 291 hours at 13-03-17.
  • Date of last service: December 2016.


Propulsion & Steering:

  • Wheel and pedestal.
  • Cable.
  • 24” 3 bladed Max prop, feathering propeller.
  • Aquadrive.
  • Side-Power SP 125 TI bow thruster.

Electrical Systems

Voltage Systems:

  • Whisper power battery monitor with digital volt, amp and Ah meters.


Battery Banks:

  • 12v house bank and separate engine start battery (2016)
  • 12v Generator start battery (2016)
  • 24v deck service bank (2016).


Battery Chargers:

  • Mastervolt 12v battery charger (2016).
  • 24v Studer Innotec combi battery charger and inverter HP Compact – HPC 4024



  • 12v 80A.



  • Fischer Panda generator; reconditioned 2015/16.
  • 1000 Hours
  • Date of last service December 2016


Shore Power:

  • 220v 16A input, 30m cable.
  • Ring main and sockets throughout.


Other Electrical:

  • Inverter.
  • Studer Innotec HP Compact HPC 4024.

Plumbing Systems

Fresh Water & Water Heating System:

  • Hot/cold water to all heads/showers and galley taps.
  • FW tank manifold below saloon/galley sole.
  • Jabsco par 4 12v fresh water pressure pump.
  • Calorifier, providing hot water through 220v immersion element (shore/generator) and engine heat transfer.
  • Seagull water purifier and separate drinking water tap.


Bilge Pumps:

  • 2 x 12v Jabsco Maxi Puppy electric bilge pumps.
  • 1 x Manual bilge pump (cockpit mounted face).
  • Bilge alarm.



  • 1000l main tank + 350l auxiliary tank.


Fresh Water:

  • 2000l in 3 tanks.


Blackwater Holding Tank:

  • 250l.

Navigation Equipment

  • Raymarine navigation suite. E95 Hybrid touch MFD (2016) cockpit mounted
  • Raymarine ST 60 series Wind, depth & Tridata, cockpit mounted with Chart table repeater.
  • Raymarine ST smart pilot autopilot with ST 7000 control head.
  • AIS, MFD, radar (2015/16).
  • Simrad DSC/VHF radio, Icom hand-held VHF.
  • Target SSB radio.

Domestic Equipment


  • New oven (GN Espace Ocean chef XL) and gas system (2015/16).
  • Waeco undercounter refridgerator
  • Large counter top opening chest fridge/freezer. Frigoboat W50 (regassed and new evaporator plate 2016)



  • 5 x Jabsco manual salt water toilets.


Heating & Ventilation:

  • Eberspacher D5 diesel heating.
  • Dorade vents and deck boxes



  • Bluetooth Fusion stereo with Saloon & cockpit speakers.



  • LED lighting throughout, inc. individual bunk lights, r/w Nav area light and red chart table light
  • LED navigation lights (red, green, stern, anchor, tricolor)
  • LED deck and cockpit lights


Summary of Accommodation:

  • Fully rewired and plumbed (2015/16).
  • Headroom 6’2 -6’4


Note: Each double cabin has a drop down Pullman berth.


Description of layout from forwards:


Foredeck sliding hatch entrance to Foc’sle V-berth (crew cabin) with small heads/shower. Cedar clad cabin sides and stowage beneath V berth currently used for sails. Hanging cupboard and shelves in heads giving generous storage (requires finishing).


Main accommodation cleanly finished in white cladding and teak trim throughout, with maple-clad cabin sides and teak and holly soles.


Port and starboard twin bunk cabins, each with en suite heads/shower. Good size bunks with individual reading lights. Under bunk storage and generous cubby storage. Each cabin has overhead Gebo hatch.


Port and starboard double cabins, each with en suite heads/shower and overhead Gebo hatch. Fold down Pullman berths to create twin/triple cabins.



Galley: Very well appointed with large chest fridge/freezer plus front opening under counter fridge. GN Espace 5-burner cooker, deep 1 ½ bowl galley sink, Seagull water filtration system with separate drinking water tap.


Main engine below saloon sole. 12v domestic and engine start batteries below galley sole and saloon sole respectively.


Nav station to starboard of companionway: Top hinged Navigation table with good chart storage. 12v Switch panel, Instrument repeater, battery monitor, Eberspacher control, Fusion Bluetooth stereo, VHF and SSB radio.


Port side of companionway: Bookshelf, cupboard and drawer storage. 12v domestic, engine battery Isolators and crossover switches housed inside cupboard.


Sea-chest below companionway steps providing raw water inlet to main engine, generator, saltwater toilets and Frigo-boat fridge/freezer


From cockpit: port and starboard entrance to lazarette, housing auxiliary/generator fuel tank, Fischer panda generator, battery chargers/inverter, diesel heater, 24v battery bank and generator start battery. Access to steering quadrant and cable. Ample line/sail, general storage.


Separate Aft locker housing gas locker with overboard drain

Deck Equipment


  • All new standing rigging (2015/16).



  • Cockpit –
  1. 2 x Antal ST 65 electric 24V primary winches.
  2. 2 x Antal ST48 manual winches.
  3. Mizzen mast – 1 x Antal ST 48.
  • Coach roof –
  1. 4 x Antal ST48 manual winches.
  2. 1 x Lewmar ST 52 manual winch.
  • Deck –
  1. 2 x Lewmar bronze deck winches.
  2. 1 x Barlow coffee grinder.
  • Main mast –
  1. 1x Lewmar chromed mast winch.



  • Sanders Sails: 2004 -2010 (yacht had very little use from 2010 -2015).
  • Main sail (new 2009).
  • Mizzen.
  • Furling headsails: No1 yankee, No 2 yankee, Staysail.
  • 2 x Spinnaker.
  • 1 x Asymmetric cruising chute.
  • 2 x Mizzen staysail.
  • Tri sail.
  • Storm jib.



  • Lazarette with double access from port/starboard side of cockpit.
  • Separate stern locker.
  • Dorade vents on deck boxes.
  • Cockpit table with extension around mizzen.


Anchoring & Mooring Equipment:

  • Lofrans Falcon 24V anchor windlass. Independent gypsy and drum operation. power up/down, manual chain realease
  • Fortress anchors (used as primary) stowed on the stemhead.
  • Fisherman and CQR anchor
  • Fenders
  • Lines


Covers, Canvas & Cushions:

  • All round cockpit cushions.
  • Cockpit table cover
  • Cockpit dodger.
  • Main and mizzen sail covers.


Tender & Outboard:

  • Valiant 3.0, Yamaha 15hp 2-stroke.


Safety Equipment:

  • 12-man SOLAS B ISO 9650 liferaft.
  • 2 x Lifebuoys; 1 x jonbuoy.
  • 14 x Life jackets.
  • CAT 2 specification First-aid kit.
  • CAT 2 specification pyrotechnics.


Fire-fighting equipment:

  • 2 x 21A113B.
  • 2 x 27A144B.
  • 3 x 5A34B.
  • Galley fire blanket BS EN1869.
  • Engine room fire ports.


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.


  • BuilderCustom
  • DesignerMcCurdy and Rhodes
  • LocationUnited Kingdom
  • Built1978
  • Price£149,500
  • Length19.8 m
  • Hull MaterialAluminum
  • Cabins5
  • Beam4.8 m
  • Max Draft2.7 m
  • Displacement30 tonnes
  • Engine 1
    • Make: Yanmar
    • Model: 4LHA-HTP
    • Fuel Type: diesel
    • Propeller Type: Inboard

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The Shipyard Lymington SO41 3YL United Kingdom
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