Boat Specifications

Make: Herreshoff
Model: 28 Cat Ketch
Year: 1986
Length: 28 ft. 0 in.
Location: Woods Hole, MA
Type: Sailboats
Price: $21,500.00 OBO
Listing: 1502405
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Woods Hole, MA 02543
(774) 810-6386

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This vessel was SOLD on August 27.Herreshoff Cat Ketch 28' 1986!Designed by Halsey Herreshoff and built by John Newton, the Herreshoffs are long-distance cruisers with all the amenities necessary for long range cruising. This is a sea worthy vessel, stable by the very nature of her design. The carbon fiber spars and booms coupled with loose fitting sails, give control and response. Easily managed by one, even in extreme conditions, this yacht performs flawlessly. She has a large galley with two burner stove and oven,, separate head, cedar lined lockers and a comfortable salon that sleeps 4-6. The handcrafted wood interior, eight ports and three hatches optimize ventilation and give a light airy feeling below.Features include...Cat ketch rig, with unstayed masts and half wishbone boomsNew sails, lifelines, and halyards22 HP dieselAuto-steer, bimini, dodgerEnclosed head with vanity sink4 berths (one V-berth, two singles)Galley with CNG burners & oven, sink, and ice chest120v InverterConnection for shore power Coast Guard documented vesselLOA: 28' 0"LWL: 26' 5"Beam: 9' 4"Draft: 3' 11"Sail Area: Main: 216 sqft; Mizzen 142 sqftDisplacement: 4,500 lbs. Ballast: 2,400 lbs.This listing has now been on the market a couple months. Please submit any and all offers today!At POP Yachts, we will always provide you with a TRUE representation of every vessel we market. We encourage all buyers to schedule a survey for an independent analysis. Any offer to purchase is ALWAYS subject to satisfactory survey results.Take a look at ALL ***131 PICTURES*** of this vessel on our main website at POPYACHTS DOT COM. Thank you for visiting and we look forward to speaking with you! - Stock #51497 To view original photos and more detailed vessel specifications, please visit this listing on our main website at:


Berth (Large V Plus 2 Singles); Cabin Appointments; Cabinets; Cabins (1); Countertops; Dinette; Head; Oven; Sink; Stove (2 Burner); Headroom (70"); Propeller

Mechanical Equipment:

Ballast (2400 Lbs); Engine Cylinders (3); Engine Location (Mid Ship); Fuel Tank (12 Gal); Keel; Passenger Capacity (6); Rudders; Bow Pulpit; Stern Pulpit

Electronics & Navigation Gear:

Compass (Contest); Depth Instrument (Datamarine); Fuel Gauge (Not Worknig); Speed Instrument (Not Hooked Up); Tachometer; VHF

Electrical System:

12 V DC Outlets; Alternator; Battery (2); Gauges (Tach Oil Volt); Inverter; Shore Power; Volt Meter

Deck & Hull Equipment:

Anchor (2); Fenders; Main Sail; Sail Cover; Storage; Transom Shower; Air Horn; Bilge Pump; Fenders; Fire Extinguisher (2); Life Jackets

Sails Rigging:

Mast (2); Main; Staysail (Unused); Mizzen

Additional Equipment:

Very well cared for. New main and mizzen sails Fuel gauge not working. Speedometer works, but not hooked up. Bottom paint looks good. Woodwork in good condition. Seat cushions are very good. No rips or tears. 1996 Perkins 22 HP, rebuilt around 2001.


Fuel Type: Gas

Engine Type: Other

Quantity: 1

Draft: 3 ft. 11 in.
Beam: 9 ft. 4 in.
Fuel tank capacity: 12
Water tank capacity: 30

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