Westerly Centaur

Sailing cruiser from the year 1979 - 7,80m length - in Essex (United Kingdom)

Second hand boat

Verified boat

10.046 €

10.641 €

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Advertiser's comments

"Alban Rose" is an exceptionally nice and very late built Westerly Centaur 26.    Her white topsides and superstructure have been polished, she has been antifouled and is ready to launch!   Her interior linings have been professionally renewed, her sails are good and her engine is ready to go.   

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Features of Westerly Centaur:

Basic data

  • Type: Sailing cruiser

  • Year : 1979

  • Length: 7.80 m

  • Location: Essex (United Kingdom)

  • Name: Alban Rose

  • Flag: -

  • Shipyard: Westerly

  • Material: Fibreglass


  • Beam: 2.55 m

  • Draft: 0.9 m

  • Ballast: -

  • Displacement: 3039 Kg


  • Maximum number of passengers: -

  • Cabins: -

  • Berths: 4

  • Heads: -

  • Water capacity: -


  • Number of engines: 1

  • Power: 23 HP

  • Fuel capacity: -

  • Motor type : Inboard

  • Fuel type : Diesel

  • Make of the motor: Volvo MD11C

  • Engine usage (hours): 663

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This Sailing cruiser's equipment


Radio, Compass, Log speedometer, Plotter, Depthsounder, Vhf

Electricity/ Motor Westerly Centaur

Volvo MD11C 23 HP inboard diesel engine with raw water cooling.  10 gallon gasoline basin.  Alternator charging to 2 x 12 volt batteries.  Shaft navigate to 3 blade fixed propeller.  Cruising velocity under engine is around 5 knots with a maximum velocity of around 6.0 knots.   663 recorded engine hours..

Shore power inlet

Deck equipment

Tiller, Mainsail cover, Swimming ladder, Liferaft, Lazyjacks, Spray hood

Comfort / Interior

Marine head, Battery charger, Manual bilge pump


Slab reefing mainsail with stack-pack mainsail cover and lazyjacks.  Furling unit with No 1 Genoa (2005).  Alloy mast and boom by Proctor.  Stainless steel standing rigging (2003).

Battened mainsail, Furling genoa


LWL: 21.4 Beam: 8.5 Max Draft: 3


Designed by Laurent Giles and manufactured in 1979 by Westerly. GRP development with a white GRP body, grey deck and white superstructure. Tiller direction. Bilge keel, skeg hung rudder configuration.

Fuel and Water

Fuel capacity  10 gallons
Freshwater    15 gallons.

Electrical and Navigation Equipment

Plastimo compass, NASA echo sounder, NASA log, Simrad RD68 DSC VHF radio, FM/AM radio, Standard Horizon CP180 Plotter, clock, barometer, tide clock, direction illumination, blueprint light.

Deck Equipment

Stainless steel pushpit, pulpit and guard wires, blue sprayhood, teak cockpit sole, boarding ladder on transom, midships cleats, tiller, lines led aft to cockpit, 2 mast winches, 2 halyard winches on coachroof, 2 sheet winches, Danforth mainstay with chain, mooring warps and fenders.

Safety Equipment

Plastimo 4 person liferaft in holder (service date unknown), cockpit harness point, horseshoe lifebuoy, hand-operated fire extinguisher, rope cutter on propeller, fire blanket, hand-operated bilge pump.


“B” layout with 2 “V” berths in the forward compartment, “L” shaped bar arrangement and 2 single quarter berths.
240 volt ring main.  Her galley has a gas cooker with 2 burners and grill (new gas safe and certificate 2017), ice box, electric pumped water supply to the sink from 15 gallon (approx) water basin.  Her apart quantity compartment has a Jabsco marina toilet.  Fabric cushioning with teak and holy compartment sole. 

General Remarks

"Alban Rose" is an exceptionally nice and very late manufactured Westerly Centaur 26, well worth seeing.

The Company normally acts as broker for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. The Company deals the details of this boat in good faith but cannot assurance or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the quality of the boat. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This boat is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice. E&OE.
NOTE - Please contact our offices prior to visiting, as the boat may be unavailable for viewing or located at a different marine.
For a full, detailed specification and additional photographs visit our website at: http://*****.***

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Information from the shipyard catalogue. This data could vary from the data about the boat on sale published by the advertiser,

Basic Technical Data

  • Shipyard: Westerly Marine

  • Model: Westerly Marine Centaur

  • Year of manufacture: 1972

  • Type of boat: Sailing cruiser

  • Construction material: Fibreglass

  • Displacement: 3000 Kg

  • Length: 7,92 m

  • Beam: 2,56 m

  • Draft: 0,90 m

Market price analysis

Prices of Westerly Centaur boats from 1979 advertised in iNautia.com in the last two years.

  • 8.418 €Lowest price
  • 10.343 €Average price
  • 11.900 €Highest price

The price of the advert is €10.046, 3% cheaper than the average cost.

A boat with a higher than average price is not necessarily an expensive boat. The price of a boat depends a lot on how well it has been maintained and on the options and/or extras that it may include. Contact the advertiser to find out more.

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Westerly Centaur

The boat Westerly Centaur, with a sale price of 10.046€ has dimensions of 7,80m and 2.55m. It is a sailing cruiser of the year 1979 and located in Essex (United Kingdom).

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Westwater Yacht Sales - Essex (United Kingdom)