Herreschoff inspired, Joel White designed, HAVEN 12 1/2


Built by the Landing School in 2008, SPARKLE is a fine example of the Haven Class Sloops that has seen little use but lots of tender loving care. Includes custom galvanized Triad trailer on which the boat traveled from Maine to California. New tires and bearings would be recommended before travel. Full boat cover new in 2015. All seasonal paint and varnish last redone in 2017. Principle Dimensions and Information 
LWL: 12′6″ Beam: 6′1″ Draft: 1′6″/ 3′4″ Displacement: 1,400 lbs.
 Sail Area: 1,400 sq. ft. 
Rig Type: Gaff-rigged sloop. 
 Construction: Cedar planking on White Oak frames, floors and other structural members.
 Bulkheads are of painted marine plywood with openings to areas under foredeck and aft deck. 
Dynel / epoxy covered marine plywood decks
. Varnished Mahogany molded sheer strake, transom, cockpit coamings, cockpit seats and trim. 
Lead ballast keel.
 Ballasted centerboard. 
Transom hung rudder. 
Teak cockpit floorboards. 
Bronze deck hardware. 
Blue topsides with Red boot stripe and Black bottom paint. 
Light Tan decks with White interior hull and bulkheads. 
 Spars and Rigging: Gaff-rigged sloop configuration. 
Varnished Sitka spruce mast boom and gaff. Varnished Mahogany boom crutch
. Stainless steel wire standing rigging with bronze turnbuckle adjusters. 
Dacron 3-strand rope halyards and sheets. 
Sails and Canvas: main sail, 

Additional Equipment: Paddle. Triad single-axle trailer designed for use with Haven Class Sloops. I am showing the boat on behalf of the estate of the owner. Many more photos and a condition report from Jeremy Fisher-Smith boatyard can be had on request. $16,500.

Contact Information

Mark Darley
Mill Valley, CA 94941
United States