1975 Gillissen Kotter 13.2 Ketch


Boat Description

A very well kept Dutch motor sailer with extremely comfortable living accommodation and a liveaboard mooring available. Birgitta is a 43 ft, steel constructed Ketch with two separate saloon spaces and two spacious cabins, the large heads can be found aft of the upper saloon and is complete with a freshwater loo and a good sized shower, the aft cabin has a large double & a single whilst the forward cabin has three single bunks, just aft of the forward cabin is the well-equipped Galley/lower saloon – stocked with all the usual amenities! Birgitta benefits from an 8 year old Daewoo engine and a beautiful set of untouched sails! Sleeps 8 in 3 cabins and ready for viewing in Leigh – on – Sea, Essex, where a liveaboard mooring is available – Leigh on Sea is a popular commuter town with very good links to London and an award winning selection of Pubs, Bars & Restaurants.


Vessel Type

Motor sailer, Sail



Hull Configuration

Mono hull

Length (LOA)

13.1 metres, 43 feet


13.12 Feet


4.42 Feet

Construction Material


Keel Type



United Kingdom





Vessel Name


Engine Age Replaced
Engine Hours: Low

Prop Type: Fixed
Drive Type: Shaft
Generator : 5 KVA
Bow Thruster: Yes
Fuel Type: Diesel

Additional Information:

Inboard Engine
Daewoo L136
Fitted In 2012

Diesel 5 KVA Generator, Fitted New In 2012

12 V Power System
240 V Shore Power System
12 V Battery Bank
Battery Charging System

Fuel tank capacity: 1800 Litres
No Of Fuel Tanks: 2
Water tank capacity: 1200 Litres
No of water tanks: 1

No. Berths: 8
No. Cabins: 3
No. of Doubles: 2
No. Singles: 4
No. Saloon Berths: 1
No. Heads: 1
Cabin Heating: Eberspacher
Calorifier: Yes
Cooker: Russel Hobbs Microwave Oven, Two Ring Gas Burner
Microwave: YES
Fridge: YES
Freezer: YES
Additional Information

8 Berths In 3 Cabins
2 Doubles
4 Singles
Forward Cabin – 3 Single Berths With Storage Below & Hatch Above To The Foredeck.
Lower Saloon (Opposite Galley) – U Shaped Seating & Table/Double Bed, Storage Behind & Below.
Galley – Fridge/Freezer, Russel Hobbs Microwave Oven, Two Ring Gas Burner, Ample Storage.
Upper Saloon/Wheelhouse – L Shaped Sofa, Chart Table, Large Windows, Interior Helm Position & Engine/Electrical Panels, Timber Headlining.
Heads – Freshwater Loo, Washbasin, Shower, Storage Within & Wet Locker Opposite.
Aft Cabin – Double Berth, Single Berth/Sofa – Storage Below, Drawers, Wardrobe ETC.
Heating & Hot Water – Eberspacher Diesel Heater & Calorifier Hot Water Throughout

Fly Bridge/Exterior Helm Position – Two Bucket Seats On Swivels.
Anchor Windlass
Aft Storage Box
Teak Guardrails

Radar: Furuno
Plotter: Magnum Floren
Autopilot: Autohelm
Additional Navigation Equipment

Sailor VHF
Furuno Radar
Magnum Floren GPS/AIS System – Relays Image To Saloon Television Screen
Autohelm Compass
Autohelm 7000
Traditional Compass

Rig Type: Ketch
Rigging Age: 2018
Additional Information
Masts Currently In Storage, Reduced Non Sailing Masts Fitted.
Ketch Rigged , Aluminum Masts (New 2018) In Mast Furling

Manual Bilge Pump x 1
Electric Bilge Pump x 4
Fire Extinguishers