Spirit 55CR

A classically styled sailing yacht designed for ease of handling and excellent performance; ideal for long distance cruising or live aboard.

Accommodation is for a party six people in an atmosphere of understated elegance, built to the highest specification with no compromise on comfort or equipment.


Owners suite forward: Large king-sized bed with bedside shelves, overhead and reading lights. Low level mood/night lighting fitted. Efficient ventilation and hatch over the bed.

Large en-suite facilities with separate toilet/basin and shower cubicles, with overhead hatch for light and ventilation. Plentiful hanging locker space plus multiple cupboards and drawers. Dressing table with stool, vanity mirror and lighting. Settee to starboard.

Guest double cabin:  Queen sized bed with bedside shelves, overhead and reading lights. Full height wardrobe/hanging locker with further hanging space, cupboards and drawers outboard.  Deck hatch and two portholes for light and ventilation. Access to engine space.

Guest twin cabin:   Two single berths set Pullman style, both with overhead reading lights. Full height wardrobe with further hanging space, cupboards and drawers outboard. Deck hatch and two portholes for light and ventilation.

Day-head/ shower:  Second bathroom with basin and toilet, with separate shower cubicle. Overhead skylight and porthole for natural light and ventilation.

Saloon:  Large saloon with dining seating for 6 to 8 around central table. Sofa arrangement to starboard with bar and glass stowage.

Saloon open plan access to:

Galley: 120 ltr front opening fridge.  Four burner gas cooker with grill and oven below.  Double sink with mixer tap. Refuse bin mounted under work surface. Tailor-made stowage for cutlery, crockery and utensils supplied by the client.

Navigation station: Central forward facing navigation table with stowage for Almanac, pilot books, charts, instrumentation etc. Overhead hatch in coachroof for light and ventilation.  All principle electric switching at the chart table.

Engine space:   Access to engine room through the companionway steps, lifting on balanced gas struts and through the guest cabins. Engine room and machinery space fitted with hi-density heavy duty sound proofing. All noise producing machinery mounted in the engine space on flexible mounts. Drip trays beneath all fuel filters. 280 lts of fuel in one tank. Manufactured from heavy duty polyethylene with inspection hatch, baffles and fuel gauge sender.

Aft deck:  Large spacious aft deck with plenty of room for sun-bathing.  Small lazarette lockers for gas bottles and outboard fuel stowage, self-draining to atmosphere. Large lazarette lockers for stowage and access to stowed dinghy and all cruising equipment. Access through aft deck hatches lifting on balanced gas struts.

Mooring:  Primary anchor DELTA 20kg mated to 75 metres 10mm calibrated chain mounted on at the bow with self-stowing rollers.  Lewmar vertical windlass complete with remote deployment and stowage from the helm and foredeck. Through bulwark fairleads fitted to foredeck, midships and stern. Mooring cleats fitted inside bulwarks.

Cockpit:  Spacious cockpit with wide coamings for maximum comfort. All winches mounted on top of the coamings for easy reach. Wide full length seats for sun bathing or lounging. Cockpit table fitted with fold out leaves and locker for sail ties, winch handles etc.

Helm:  Instrumentation to client’s requirements.  Ritchie 5” steering compass fitted to binnacle. 48” Mahogany and stainless steel wheel fitted with steering brake.  Single lever throttle and gear change lever near helm position.

Rig:  Carbon fibre mast and boom with Nitronic rod rigging

Fixed pushpit and pulpit and demountable stanchions fitted with flush deck sockets and s/s guard wires.

Spirit 55CR

Tech Specs

Spirit 55CR

L.O.A. :55' 8" ft 17.0m
Beam :12’ 4” ft 3.8m
Displ lightships:11.5 tonnes
L.W.L:39’ 8” ft 12.1m
Draft:7’ 2” ft 2.2m
Engine:57hp 4JH57 Yanmar
Fuel:280 litres
Water :400 litres