Sabre 27 - Meg Merrily


Boat Description

Meg Merrily is a much loved Sabre 27, she has been in her present ownership for some
10 years and over that time her capabilities have been proven by her extensive cruising, to ensure stress free sailing the owner has invested significant time and money, the Beta inboard engine was replaced in 2018 along with sails, standing rigging, navigation equipment and much more over the years. currently in the water in Benfleet, Essex. For more information, to receive a copy of the recent survey or to arrange a viewing please get in touch on 01702 599018 (phone answered up until 11 PM)


Vessel Name

Meg Merrily





Vessel Type


Hull Configuration


Construction Material


Keel Type

Bilge Keel

Length (LOA)

27 ft


9 ft


3.00 ft


3258 KG

Year Built


Engine Make & Model

Beta 20

Current location

Benfleet, Essex

Construction – GRP
Underwater Profile – Bilge Keel
LOA – 27 ft
LWL – 22 ft
Beam – 9 ft
Draft – 3 ft
Displacement – 3258 KG
Ballast – 1404 KG
Year of Construction – 1971
Designer – Alan F Hill
Builder – Marine Construction UK (Marcon)

Bottom was shotblasted and 2 coats of gel shield 2000, 6 coats of coppercoating applied 9 years ago.

Inboard Engine
Beta 20
Shaft Drive
20 HP
3 Cylinder
Raw water cooled

Engine, Shaft, PSS Seal, Cutlas Bearing all replaced in 2018)

12 V Ships System
240 V Shore Power System
Alternator Charged

Fuel –50L
Water –100L New stainless steel water tank with electric level meter.

Mainsail – replaced around 8 years ago.
Genoa – replaced around 4 years ago.
Profurl roller reefing (new)
Standing rigging replaced 2018
Self tailing winches
All running rigging led back to cockpit

6 Berths in 1 Cabin plus the Saloon
2 Double Berths
2 Single Berths
1 Heads

Forward Cabin – Double V berth, with hatch to foredeck, Lights, Ample Storage underneath bunk, sprung orthopaedic mattress.

Heads – chemical toilet, pull out washbasin, storage.

Galley – Nelson gas oven and stove, sink, pressurised hot & cold water, integrated cool box, ample storage.

Saloon – Dinette table & seating (drops to double berth), ample storage, two single quarter berths.

Garmin chartplotter with AIS
Nasa windex (wireless)
Nasa duet log/depth
Autohelm 2000 tiller pilot

Cockpit cover

Fire Extinguishers
Fire Blanket
Manual Bilge Pump
Electric Bile Pump

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.