South West Yacht Brokers
South West Yacht Brokers Yacht Haven Quay, Breakwater Road
Plymstock, Plymouth, GB, PL9 7HJ
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1977 Achilles 9 metre

location icon Plymouth, United Kingdom
Year 1977
Length 29'1 ft / 8.87 m

An attractive example of the popular Achilles 9 Metre.

The Achilles 9M is a well respected offshore cruiser, this one has cruised the Irish Sea, Scotland, Holland and Brittany. 

Fast and sea going qualities make this a good family cruiser to conier



Year Built 1977
Category Sail
Length Overall 29'10 ft / 9.09 m
Beam 9 ft / 2.74 m
Max Draft 5'7 ft / 1.71 m
Double Berths 1
Construction Fiberglass
Keel Fin Keel
Min Draft 5'6 ft / 1.68 m
Drive Type Direct
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 17.80 hp
Cruising Speed 6 kn
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 48 L
Fuel Tank Mat. Steel
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 100 L
Water Tank Mat. Plastic
Displacement 3,175 kg
Displacement Type Dry Load
Windlass Manual
Tax Status Paid

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Yanmar
Model: 2GM20
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 18hp
Type: Inboard
Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
Engine Location: Center
Sails and Spars

Masthead rig with alloy mast and spars

Stainless Steel standing rigging new in 2014

Mainsail with slab reefing

Facnor furling system

Furling Genoa

Original Tan Sails are also available.

Mainsail cover.



Yanmar 2GM20, 18hp diesel engine

Single lever controls

Three bladed propeller on stainless steel shaft

Two 12 volt batteries charged by alternator, Solar Panel and shore power.



Five berths in two cabins including the saloon.

Approximately 6ft headroom in the saloon.

Forecabin with conventional "V" berth arrangement with infill creating double berth

Saloon with two single settee berths

Saloon table

Quarterberth to starboard

Galley to port with cooker, refrigerator and sink.

Hot and Cold pressurised water system.

Diesel warm air system

Separate heads compartment with sea toilet and basin

Hanging locker opposite.


Simpson Lawrence manual Anchor Windlass

Bruce Anchor with chain and warp

Kedge anchor with chain and warp

Mooring lines and fenders

Boarding ladder


Unused Dodgers

Sail cover

4 Man Liferaft

4 x Lifejackets



Fog Horn

Bilg pump


Raymarine ST60 Echo sounder

Raymarine Compsss

Raymarine Wind Instruments


Garmin 45 Chartplotter NEW 2018

Icom DSC VHF Radio

Raymarine Autopilot


Constructed in 1977 by Butler Mouldings Ltd.

Cast Irion keel

Tiller steering to skeg hung rudder.

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.
Additional Contact Information

This yacht is ashore on our dedicated sales display yard and

we are open for viewings 7 days a week.

Please call one of the sales team on 01752 401421