A continuously upgraded and cared for version of one of the true timeless classics by Sparkman and Stephens.
Upgrades and maintenance is focused on sailing capabilities, and with a brand new sail wardrobe, many years of pleasurable sailing awaits with a boat with a proven record and excellent upwind and heavy weather capabilities. Equipped with both wind wane and efficient autopilot, passage making is easy.
Even upgraded with new windows, the boat still keeps its original appearance.
This S&S 6.6 (30ft) is a fast, stable cruiser/racer, if this is your vessel of choice then look no further. In its present ownership for the last 29 years, it has been lovingly maintained to a high standard. The yacht has seen constant upgrade and modernisation whilst maintaining the pedigree and vision that the designers had for her. Built in Finland by A.A-
Roller genoa furling gear added in 2008 making single or short handed sailing a
Economical 1998 Yanmar twin 20hp diesel, 641hrs, in excellent order. Below decks provides berths for 4/5 persons and has 6 foot standing headroom. Boat cradle.
SVENHOLM was built as a 38 feet cruiser/racer in 1954 by the shipyard Heidtmann in Hamburg/Germany and launched at that time as “Hobby”. She was part of a series of ten boats, which were built at Heidtmanns yard for German and American customers, and they all were called the “S&S Lokis”, designed by Olin Stephens in 1947 (Design 619: two boats “Loki” and “Chance”), 1953/54 (Design 1001: 12 boats including SVENHOLM).
Built by Aquafibre in 1971, teak interior finished in Switzerland. Second owner since 1978. Yearly maintained, continuously updated and in very good condition.
Crossed the Atlantic twice (and back) and is ready for another long voyage.
Currently stationed in Spain, Mediterranean side, Bay of Rosas