Character Boats Coastal 17

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This Coastal 17 from Character Boats is a half decker layout, with long keel and bilge keels all with stainless steel keel bands. Developed for coastal sailing with a spacious cockpit making it secure and comfortable. The engine well has a 4HP Yamaha 4 stroke outboard (2020) which is ideal for coming alongside, pottering up river or getting home if the winds dies out. There is a road/launching trailer for cruising different parts of the country. This is a great day boat. 

Please call our Kent Office +44 (0)1634 571605 for further information or to arrange a viewing.

Spars and Sails

This Character Coastal 17'6" has a wooden Gaff rigged mast and boom with red sails and a roller furling jib on the bowsprit. Stainless steel standing rigging and Terylene running rigging. Mainsail has slab reefing with a grey staypack. Wooden transom hung rudder with a curved tiller arm. and a sail area of approx. 15 sq metres.


1 x Mainsail, age 2016, red, condition good, 

1 x Furling jib, age 2016, red, condition good

Mechanical Systems

 This day boat is fitted with a May 2020 Yamaha 4HP outboard engine with a fixed two blade propeller that sits in a outboard well.

Deck Equipment

  •  4 x Fenders
  •  6 x Mooring warps
  •  All over cockpit cover


Long traditional keel with transom mounted rudder 

Additional Equipment

 Two wheel braked trailer with securing straps and lighting board


Built by Character Boats in 2016. Cream GRP hull and superstructure and moulded deck surfaces. Traditional long keel. .

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Just call 01634 571605 or e-mail to request an insurance quote for this boat or your current boat.

RYA Training

Clarke & Carter Kent, through its strategic alliance with Elite Sailing, an accredited RYA training centre, can offer Professional and Leisure qualifications at every level from beginners’ to very experienced for both sail or power. This includes from RYA Day Skipper to RYA Yachtmaster Coastal, Offshore and Ocean qualifications giving you a chance to begin, improve or broaden your knowledge and boat handling skills on its fleet of Jeanneau Yachts and various Motorboats. Elite Sailing are also able to offer RYA DSC VHF Radio, First Aid, and Diesel Maintenance courses as well as one to one own boat tuition. Please call Elite Sailing on 01634 890512 to discuss your specific training needs. Please quote promotional code CCK1 when calling to receive details of their exclusive offers to Clarke & Carter Customers.   


  • Total sail area - 15.20

The company normally acts as brokers for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute a part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part.

General note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as liferaft, fire extinguishers and flares etc., are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on board as part of the sale of a used vessel, may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owner’s specific needs.

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General Information

New or used
United Kingdom



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About The Seller

Clarke & Carter Interyacht Ltd

Chatham Maritime Marina Leviathan Way




United Kingdom

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