Westerly Ocean 43

1999 Westerly Ocean 43 now for sale exclusively with DBY Boat Sales.

Billed when launched in 1999 as the boat for the future, combining best of new technology with all the traditional values of the past.

Kindred Spirit has been set up to be sailed short-handed and her current owners have recently sailed to the Whitsundays and back to Pittwater easily.

She has a very large U-shaped saloon for entertaining, a well-equipped inline galley, and exceptional forward facing navigation station.

The outstanding main interior feature is the beautiful aft owner’s stateroom with private ensuite.

Forward there is a further double cabin for guests with separate toilet and shower.

Her inventory is extensive with no expense spared on ensuring a top level of safety,
self-sustainability and comfort. The centre cockpit is large and well protected from the elements.

Powered by a well maintained 62hp Volvo diesel with just 2300 hours.

For additional charging there is both solar and wind generator.

Independent redundancy setup with electronic Autopilot as well as a Hydrovane self-steering system.

Kindred Spirit is blue water equipped and ready to sail away to anywhere in the world.

Price: SOLD
Price Base: SOLD
Brand: Westerly
Model: Ocean 43
Length: 43.00 Feet
Year: 1999
Category: Cruising Yachts
Hull Type: Composite
Hull Style: Single
Power Type: Sail
Type Of Sales: Dealer
Engine Make:
Engine Type: Volvo MD-22P
Condition: Used
State: New South Wales
HIN Number: GB-WGLX43YXJ899
Stock Number: PWWY433255
Designer : Ron Holland
Builder : Westerly
Water (Potable) Capacity (l) : 602
Hull Construction Material : GRP
Hull Type : Mono, centre cockpit, sloop.
Deck Construction Material : 10mm swept laid teak plank.
Country Origin : UK
Length (feet) : 43ft 6 inches
Length (m) : 13.39 m
Length Waterline (m) : 10.95 m
Beam/Width (feet) : 13ft 9 inches
Beam/Width (m) : 4.02 m
Draft (m) : 1.79 m
Draft (feet) : 5ft 9 inches
Keel/Ballast : Lead fin keel. Ballast 5,500 kg
Dry Weight (kgs) : 14946 kgs
Number of Helms : 1
Displacement : 13500
Engine Notes : Serviced November 2021. Alternator replaced December 2021. Propspeed, anodes renewed December 2021. The engine has been regularly serviced and oil changed every 200hrs. Kindred Spirit is also fitted with a fully working bow thruster. Crusing speed 6kts approx. Max speed 8kts
Number Of Engines : 1
Engine Standard : Volvo Penta MD22P
Stroke : 4 cylinders
Engine Hours : 2300
Horse Power (hp) : 62
Drive Type : Shaft
Engine Room : Large door from aft bathroom to gain access to steering system and engine. Also has good access from behind the main steps. Heat and sound insulated.
Generator : Inverter: Enerdrive 2000 watt (2020). DC to DC charger Enerdrive (2020)
Number of Batteries : 2 x 150AHG LifePO4 house. 1 x 120AH AGM start battery (2020).
Fuel Type : Diesel
Number of Fuel Tanks : 2
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) : 370
Propeller : 2017 - 3 bladed feathering
Steering System : Cable
Bow Thruster : Renewed switches and props 2021
Accommodation Notes : Six berths in two double and two singles. Spacious aft cabin with large queen size bed with fully sprung mattress and excellent sized heads compartment and shower with large door to engine room. With large easy access to autohelm and steering quadrant. Double hanging wardrobe and ample drawer and storage. Forward cabin with large double bed en-suite shower and head facilities. Hanging wardrobe, drawers and cupboard. Separate pilot berth in own cabin. Large Saloon with comfortable seating for 6 around an extendable table, single berth with lee cloth and chart table and swivel seat opposite. Storage under floor, cupboards and under seats. All upholstery is in red patterned. Complete set of waterproof covers for the saloon cushions. Fly screen for the opening windows. The wood work is light American oak. Passage way leading to aft cabin where the Galley is situated. There is ample head room throughout (approx. 6ft 6”). Heating system fitted with 6 outlets including wet locker but currently not in use since UK. Will need service re-commissioning. 2 lockable safes.
Number of Berths : 6
Number of Showers : 3
Shower Type : Hot and cold pressurised.
Number of Toilets : 2
Toilet Type : Manual
Holding Tank (L) : 93 replaced in 2019
Galley Notes : The galley is either side of a passage way leading to aft cabin. It has 240v outlets, ample work surface in Bavarian green, large deep fridge, a stove with grill and oven and a 240v microwave. Ample storage cupboards and 2 sinks with both fresh and salt water taps. Pressurised hot and cold-water system. Water heated by calorifer or 240v immersion heater
Stove : Gas 2 burners, grill and 1 oven, gimballed. Microwave oven.
Refrigeration : 1
Number of Sinks : 2
Entertainment and Appliances Notes : Pioneer Stereo radio with USB port connected to internal and external speakers.
Anchor / Winch : Manson Supreme 27kg (2019), new switches at bow

New anchor switches (at bow) and bow thruster switch (at helm).

Bilge Pump : Manual, automatic and portable. Automatic bilge pump added to engine room 2019.
Deck Gear : Hydrovane self steering wind system new 2017 1x Lewmar 44 electric 2- speed self-tailing, halyard 2 x Lewmar 48 2-speed self-tailing, genoa 2 x Lewmar 44 2-speed self-tailing, main 1 x Lewmar 40 2- speed self-tailing, halyard. Simpson Davit 2017
Mast/Rigging : Mast Selden aluminium spars and spreaders the latter replaced 2011 Mast stowed pole new 2016 Stainless steel standing rigging 2011 Running rigging genoa & spinnaker 2011 All other running rigging 2017 Plastic shroud rollers
Sail Inventory : All sails are Norths Main fully battened new 2017 Genoa 2011 (on furlex roller reefing) Cruising Chute 2002 (little use) Storm Jib (never used)
Electrics : 12v and 240v system Batteries 1x 120AH AGM engine crank 2 x 150AH LifeP04 house batteries 2000 watt Enerdrive inverter 2020 model Wind generator Rutland 1200 Battery Charger Mastervolt 3 x solar panels 2x 40 watts 1 x150watts Batteries are charged via Engine alternator or battery charger Wind Generator 2017 Solar panels 2017 Battery monitor at nav station (2020) Shore power cable and connectors The wind generator and solar panels have a Marlec hybrid MPPT charge controller.
Electronics Navigation : 2019 Raymarine Chart Plotter. All electronics replaced with new installed in Dec 2015 by Raymarine Chartplotter x2 (cockpit pedestal A95 and at chart table ES97) AIS transponder Radar 4kw digital Raydome Wind, depth, temperature and log on i70 displays. Autohelm evolution Plastimo compass on Pedestal. Nasa Navtex 2015
Dinghy : 2.9m excel Volante new 2019 Outboard Suzuki 5hp 4 stroke. Simpson Davit 2017
Covers : Dodger 2021. 2019 cockpit clears. Sprayhood 2011 with new windows Sept 2018. Bimini, Mainsail, Sun hatch covers.
Safety Gear : 2021 model 6 man Liferaft. Kindred Spirit was fitted out to World Arc safety Specification in 2017 to complete the ARC 2017 and ARC Panama 2018.
Ground Tackle : Bow anchor to 65m calibrated chain Stern anchor roller to anchor with approx. 16m chain
Watermaker / De-Sal : New 2017. 12v ecosystems Splash 25 with spares with remote switch panel.
GPS : Raymarine
Has Navigation Lights : Masthead tricolour, deck light steaming light, combined port and starboard navigation lights and stern light.
Radio : SSB Icom IC-M710 with Pactor modem SCS P4 Dragon (new 2017). DSC VHF ICOM IC-M4236 with GPS (new 2017).
Number of Life Jackets : 2
Remarks : General equipment Guard wire pushpit and pulpit Boat hook Clock and Barometer Folding sprayhood Cockpit tent Lifeline gates port starboard and stern Bathing ladder Hot and cold transom shower Stainless steel portable boarding ladder Stainless steel locking hatch bar Cockpit table Mosquito screens. Kindred Spirit was built to the high Westerly traditional standards and craftmanship. The hull was built using SCRIMP construction that provides an air free laminate of exceptional strength. As a by product of the build technique osmosis resistance is greater. Kindred Spirit has had one previous owner before the present owners.
Anti-foul : December 2021