White Silk 28

£8,950.00 Reduced
  • Boat REF#  ·  306346
  • Length  ·  8.53m
  • Year  ·  1996
  • Construction  ·  GRP
  • Underwater profile  ·  Bilge
  • Sleeping berths  ·  5
  • Engine  ·  1 x diesel 20hp, Volvo Penta MD20 (1996)
  • Lying  ·  Wirral
Boatshed Lancashire
Boatshed Lancashire
Paul Diffin

Extra Details

Builder Martham Ferry Boatyard Norfolk
Lying Wirral
Fuel capacity 68.1 ltr (15.0 USG) Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 363.6 ltr (80.0 USG) Total - 1 Tanks


Engine 1 x diesel 20hp
Engine make and model Volvo Penta MD20 (1996)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering tiller
Drive saildrive
Prop(s) Folding 3 Blade
Fuel consumption (approx) Not Recorded
Engine spares


Length 8.53m
Beam 2.77m
Draft Min 0.86m
Draft Max 0.86m
Displacement 4,000kg (8,820.0lbs)
Headroom 1.83m
Storage Ashore


Sloop rigged Aluminium spars (1996) with Stainless Steel standing rigging (unknown year)


Reefing mainsail - Inmast (unknown year)
Headsail - Furling (unknown year)
Spinnaker gear

Electrical Systems

12 volt battery, 240 shore power voltage, 2 batteries charged by: engine, solar panels, shore power


Construction GRP
Underwater profile Bilge
Finish Gelcoat finish


Total # of berths 5
No. of double berths 2
No. of single berths 1
Cabin(s) 1
Sink 1

4 burner propane Stove


Cabin heating
Pressurised water system
Hot water system
Fresh water wash

4 burner propane Stove

Deck Gear

Spray dodgers

2 halyard winches
2 sheet winches
Manual windlass
1 anchors
(CQR )

Nav Equipment

Navigation lights
Depth sounder
Radar Reflector

Safety Equipment

Swim ladder

1 bilge pumps (1 manual / 1 electric)

Broker's Comments

This White Silk 28, was built down in Norfolk by Martham Boat Yard and has a decent size accommodation and plenty of room in the cockpit area. An ideal family boat the bilge keels add piece of mind in case you misjudge the tides. The boat has been out of the water for 2 seasons and was last surveyed in 2012 when the present owner bought her.

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This White Silk 28 has been personally photographed and viewed by Paul of Boatshed Lancashire. Click here for contact details.

Owners FAQ's

How long have you owned the boat for?

10 years

Why are you selling her?

No time for sailing

Where have you sailed her?

Irish Sea

The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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