Lyle Hess Falmouth Cutter 29’9”


KIRIN is a fine example of a Lyle Hess Falmouth Cutter built in 1991 and restored between 2014-2017. A sister ship to Lin and Larry Pardey’s TALIESIN. The hull is bronze fastened Douglas Fir planks on double sawn riveted white oak frames. Fir backbone with new purple heart stem and mast step, and bronze floors. $60,000. Sails: mainsail, 110% Genoa, staysail,  drifter, Symmetrical Spinaker.  Engine: 2016 Tohatsu 9.9-hp extra-long shaft outboard with remote throttle and low hours. Electrical:  System professionally done in 2016, Isolation transformer, Smart Charger, Lifeline Batteries, AIS enabled VHF, LED Nav lights, LED Cabin lights, Propane sniffer. Ground Tackle: 20kg (45lb) Lewmar CQR. 250′ of 5/16 chain, 300ft of 3/4in nylon anchor rode, Spare CQR, 200′ of nylon anchor rode, manual bronze anchor windlass. Heat: Dickenson Newport diesel heater. Galley: Force 10 three burner propane stove and oven. Two 10-pound propane bottles mounted on deck in deck boxes. Head: Natures Head composting toilet, vented with DC fan.

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Erik Brown
Port Townsend, WA 98368
United States