Thackwray Sailing Yacht Free Wings For Sale
by Malcolm Maclean
The 31.09 metre sailing yacht Free Wings has been listed for sale by Manfred Haas at Haas International.
Built in steel and aluminium by New Zealand yard Thackwray, she was delivered in 1984 as a cruising ketch and most recently refitted in 2018. RINA classed and MCA compliant, accommodation is for eight guests in four cabins comprising two VIP suites and two doubles. All guest cabins have entertainment centres, television screens and full en suite facilities while an additional three cabins sleep five crew aboard this yacht for sale.
With proven seaworthiness, her wide beam provides ample deck spaces for a variety of alternatives, from fore and aft perimeter seating to a spacious cockpit with a Bimini enclosure. The interior décor is timeless, with elegant furnishings and warm woods throughout. The main saloon is open plan with a formal dining area and has a very pleasant atmosphere, ideal for entertaining and relaxing.
On deck, she has plenty of areas to explore and enjoy, from the spacious foredeck with sun pads, to the aft built-in seating area and shaded cockpit, with two al fresco dining tables. Her top speed is 12 knots and she boasts a maximum cruising range of 2,000 nautical miles at 10 knots with power coming from a single 258hp Mercedes diesel engine.
Lying in Pula, Croatia, Free Wings is asking €1,200,000 with VAT paid.