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|Location||Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom|
|Tax Status||Tax Paid|
|Max Draft||0.9 m|
|Engine Model||6.2 MPI|
|Drive Type||Stern Drive|
|Propeller Type||3 Blade|
|Propeller Material||Stainless Steel|
|Engine usage (hours)||175|
|Builder||Fairline Motor Yachts|
|Fuel Tanks||350 litres|
|Fresh Water Tanks||140 litres|
FAIRLINE CARRERA 24
This Fairline Carrera 24 is probably the best example that we have ever seen for its age & has clearly been looked after and upgraded throughout its life. Presented in lovely condition with a number of recent upgrades including among others, a brand new Mercruiser 6.2 MPI engine in 2017 that has done less than 175 hrs, a new Chart Plotter in 2019 & new Cabin Carpets in 2021, it will make for an ideal family cruiser & of course being a Fairline, it has great sea keeping ability. With 4 berths in its spacious cabin, as well as a galley and separate heads it has so much to offer. It has great head room for boat of its size and feels clean, fresh & clearly loved by her previous owners. Her cockpit has lots of great seating with contrasting upholstery & her engine bay, housing the new Mercruiser engine, is very tidy and clean. Its hull was recently sandblasted in 2021 to remove layers of old anti-foul. It also has a hot & cold water supply. This will make an excellent boat for first timers or equally a family that wants to upgrade from a day boat. It is currently lying Southampton.
Stock Number : ABS 2246
Year of Build : 1988
LOA : 8.41m ( 27’10” )
Beam : 2.88 m ( 9’8” )
Draft : 0.9 m (2’10” )
Engine : Mercruiser MC 6.2 MPI - 300 HP – New 2017
Drive : Mercury Bravo I with S/S Prop
No of Hours : 175 approx
Cruising Speed : 25 Knots aprox
Top Speed : 30 Knots aprox
Displacement Weight : 3150 Kgs
Fuel Tank Capacity : 350 ltrs
Fresh Water Capacity : 140 ltrs
No of Berths : 4
Plotter : Garmin 7” Plotter
SLEEPS FOUR IN TWO CABINS
Forward cabin with v-shaped berth which doubles as dining area; the table can also be used in cockpit; infills create a good sized double berth - in excellent condition.
Heads compartment to starboard with marine toilet, wash hand basin and shower with hot water
Grey carpets which were replaced in 2021
Galley to port with stainless steel sink, hot and cold running water, fridge & two burner gas hob. However the Gas Hob has been de-commissioned.
Aft cabin with 6’6” double berth and cockpit ventilation window
Steps up to open self-draining cockpit
Raised double helm seat starboard side forward
Aft bench seat (converts to sun bed)
Helm seat flips over to create alfresco dining area for up to 6 persons
Transom gate to integral bathing platform with folding boarding ladder
Good stowage throughout boat
Stainless Steel Pulpit
Stainless Steel handrails
Anchor and Line fenders
Full Camping Covers (most Clear Windows replaced in 2021)
Winter Tonneau Cover Cockpit seating converts to sun lounger
Transom shower – Hot & Cold – Head replaced 2021
Transom fender baskets
2 x Foredeck Fender Baskets
Bathing platform with swim ladder
Mechanicals and Electrics
Mercruiser 6.2 MPI – 2300 HP Petrol Engine – Fitted in 2017
Serviced in 2022 and well maintained
Mercury Bravo I Outdrive
Battery charger (New 2018)
240v circuit 12v Circuit
2 x Batteries ( 1 Engine & 1 Domestic) with Isolators
DOMESTIC / WATER
Jabsco Toilet ( New 2018)
Basin with Hot & Cold Pressurised Water
Domestic water pump
Stainless steel galley sink with drainer
2 Burner gas hob (currently de-commissioned)
Compass Garmin 7” Colour Chart Plotter ( New 2019 )
Navigation lights ( New 2021 )
Hull & Superstructure
White GRP Hull & Superstructure with period correct two tone blue Graphics ( replaced 2021)
In 2021 the hull was sandblasted to remove all old anti-foul, re-epoxied and new anti-foul applied. The boat has been kept in Dry Stack since.
The Fairline Carrera 24 combines a modern sports cruiser layout which can easily accommodate a family of four in comfort with excellent space both in the cockpit and below for socialising. They offers excellent performance and sea keeping for their size and are considered by many to be the benchmark for sports cruisers of this size.
WOW, what a fantastic boat. This Fairline Carrera 24 is presented in lovely condition and will make the perfect starter boat for someone new to boating or equally will lend itself to a family that wishes to upgrade to weekend cruising. Having had numerous upgrades & improvements in recent years including new Mercruiser 6.2 Petrol Engine which has a top speed of approx 30 knots and cruises comfortably at 25 knots, new Garmin Chart Plotter new carpets amongst others, this is clearly a boat that has been loved and appreciated. Its latest generation Mercruiser Engine has done less than 175 hours & provides a quiet, powerful & efficient output enabling it to cruise comfortably with 6 onboard. In 2021 she has had her hull blasted to remove all the old anti-foul & has ben kept in Dry Stack since, so now has a smooth ant-fouled bottom. The Fairline Carrera 24 really was a class leader in terms of design and handling. This particular boat is an exceptionally well preserved example that now offers great value for her next owner. With home comforts including 4 good size berths, galley with fridge, separate heads with shower & Hot & cold water, this really is a home away from home. In her cockpit, she has plenty of seating and an ingenious converting helm seat configuration that allows for 6 to dine and then converts to a large sunbed for catching the rays. If you are on a budget and are looking for a boat that has everything you could want in a weekender, then this is a must to view.
Fairline are known for building great boats using quality craftsmanship. The Carrera 24 is an extremely popular model as it offers a perfect balance of space and comfort. This particular Carrera, having had a very recent new engine, offers fantastic value for money & Inspection of this boat is highly recommended. She is available for viewings through Aspire Boat Sales.
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