1987 Westerly Fulmar

Westerly Fulmar - Description

1987 Westerly Fulmar, sloop rig with Volvo 2002 18hp engine. Gaia has a fantastic family layout, with aft double berth, forward v berth and single berths in the saloon. All lines led aft to the cockpit for easy and safe sailing. Gaia's sails have been recently laundered and checked, and her canvas sprayhood and dodgers are spotless. Full suit of electronics for speed/depth/wind direction and Raymarine C120 plotter. Engine serviced early 2022 and she was out for antifoul and anodes in July this year - ready to go to enjoy the end of the season and some winter sailing. Available to view by appointment at Birdham Pool Marina.

Engine and electrical

  • Volvo 2002 18hp inboard diesel engine. 2 cylinder. Previous owner stated this was rebuilt in 2014.
  • Engine hours approx. 1360
  • 20 gal stainless steel fuel tank
  • Straight shaft to fixed bladed bronze propeller
  • Exhaust elbow replaced July 2022
  • Throttle cable replaced July 2022
  • Serviced 11/02/22 by Cutler Marina (1330 engine hours)
  • Shore power
  • 3 x Exide 115amp 12 volt batteries (2 domestic, 1 engine) - all new 2018
  • Victron energy BMV 712 smart battery monitor - fitted 2021
  • Battery charger Pro-sport HD - new 2021

Hull and Deck

  • GRP construction
  • White hull with blue stripe
  • Tiller steering
  • Painted decking
  • Simpson Lawrence S-L anchorman manual windlass
  • 25lb CQR anchor with 25m chain and 40m rope
  • Danforth Kedge anshor with 4m chain
  • Sprayhood, new 2019, laundered and re-proofed 2022
  • Guardwires and stanchions
  • Dodgers, new 2019, laundered and re-proofed 2022
  • Sundry mooring warps
  • 7 Fenders
  • 3 bow cleats, 2 midship cleats, 2 stern cleats
  • Spinlock clutches
  • Transom mounted stainless steel bathing ladder
  • Cockpit locker
  • 3 Hatches
  • Antifouled July 2022
  • Camping style cockpit table


  • 6 berths in saloon and forward cabin
  • Lee cloths
  • Blue upholstery
  • Wood floor
  • Eberspacher heating installed, however this has not been used or tested in the current ownership (6 years)
  • Stainless steel fresh water tank 30 gal
  • Saloon table (folding)
  • Chart table
  • 2 Hanging lockers
  • Galley with sink, oven/grill, 2 burner hob, fridge, waste bin and crockery/cutlery - n.b.. Fridge had new compressor, Frigomatic Madrid 35F fitted 2021
  • Heads compartment with manual marine toilet, wash basin and storage
  • Clock and barometer

Navigation Equipment

  • Raymarine C120 GPS chart plotter and radar - Navionics updated 08/2020 - radar scanner mounted on gimballed scanstrut
  • Raymarine 125 GPS unit
  • Raymarine ST60 speed and log
  • Raymarine ST60 depth
  • Raymarine ST60 wind
  • Raymarine 55E DSC VHF with cockpit handset
  • Raymarine ST6002 tiller autopliot
  • Raymarine AIS 650 class B (fitted 2018)
  • Kenwood radio and CD player with USB port
  • Nasa Marine Target Nautex pro
  • 2 x Plastimo bulkhead compasses
  • Nav lights

Sails and Spars

  • Flew mailsail, 2008, laundered and repaired spring 2022
  • Flew furling genoa, 2008, laundered and new UV strip 2022
  • Spinnaker
  • Cruising chute
  • Old spare genoa
  • Aluminium mast and boom
  • Aluminion spinnaker pole
  • Standing rigging replaced June 2018 (VHF cable renewed at same time)
  • Majority of running rigging replaced at same time as standing rigging - all brought back to cockpit
  • Slab reefing
  • Lazy jacks
  • Furlex Type B Mark 2 rotating furling genoa
  • 2 Lewmar 40 self tailing primary winches - new 2020
  • 2 Lewmar 30 self tailing primary winches - new 2020
  • Assorted winch handles

Safety equipmet

  • Stainless steel wire jack stays
  • Anchor ball and motor sailing cone
  • 2 x horse shoe rings and drogues and lights
  • 1 x danbuoy
  • 3 x power fire extinguishers (forepeak, main saloon and cockpit locker)
  • 1 x automatic 'Halon replacement' fire extinguisher in engine compartment (n.b. all extinguishers due service)
  • Gas safety certificate issued May 2022
  • Fire blanket
  • SF detection LP gas alarm
  • Manual bilge pump
  • Aquasignal 12v search light with socket on coach roof
  • Emergency VHF aerial

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.



Overall length: 9.7m
Hull beam: 3.3m
Max. displacement: 4491kg
Fuel capacity: 90.92 litres
Engine: 1 x Volvo 2002
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