by Brush Creek Yachts a Wooden Sailing and Rowing sailboat
Located in Raleigh NC and in excellent condition!
This melonseed (hull #7) is built from the Smithsonian/Chapelle offsets yielding a 13' 6" length, 4' 4" beam 2'3" or 6" draft.
The hull is strip planked and is encapsulated with epoxy and cloth with a varnished interior.
Her Sprit rig stows handily inside the boat and is free-standing. The sail halyard and sprit snotter can be hoisted and tensioned from inside the cockpit.
Hull repainted by Brush Creek Yachts in 2019, a Claret dark red
The coamings, rub rail, transom and trim are mahogany. The dagger board has gorgeous alternating stick built wood pattern. Many inlaid fine cosmetic details.
The decks are marine plywood covered with painted canvas.
Mainsail is white dacron while the mooring cover, spar covers, daggerboard cover and sailbag are comprised of Sunforger canvas; all included in the price. Also includes a galvanized Loadrite custom fit trailer, rowing with a teak moveable seat and a 2019 mooring travel cover with tent system