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1975 Sabre 28 Sloop

Yarmouth, Maine



The Sabre 28 has been one of the most popular performance cruisers for many decades. A

testament to this model's quality construction, hull #1 is still sailing in Casco Bay! Built years

later and with the same fierce Maine pride, FELICITY continues to bring

enjoyment to her owners as a weekend cruiser and daysailer.




Basic Boat Info

Make: Sabre
Model: 28 Sloop
Year: 1975
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Sabre Yachts
Designer: Roger Hewson
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: HWS28149M75E
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 28 ft
Length Overall: 28'5 ft
Waterline Length: 22'10 ft
Beam: 9'2 ft
Max Draft: 4'8 ft
Displacement: 7,800 lb
Ballast: 2,900 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 2YM15
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 15hp
  • Year: 2017


Heads Count: 1
Boat Class: Sloop


Annie Gray
Gray & Gray Yacht Brokers, Inc.


Gray & Gray Yachts
36 York Street
York, Maine, US, 03909



  • Awlgripped flag blue hull; light gray non-skid decks, red bottom.

  • Edson pedestal wheel steering.

  • Teak toerail , handrails and cockpit coamings, finished in Cetol 2018.

  • S/S bow and stern rail and single lifelines.

  • 2019 repaired damage to bottom of keel.



  • Fuel: 20 gallons in new 2017 aluminum tank.
  • Water: 30 gallons in poly tank.
  • Holding: small tank in head.



  • 2017 Yanmar 2YM15 diesel, 2 cylinder, with low hours.

  • 2017 installed dripless shaft seal and cutlass bearing.

  • 2107 replaced engine beds, control cables and exhaust system.

  • Racor fuel filter.

  • 3 bladed prop.

  • 1” S/S shaft.



  • New 2017 Blue Seascircuit breaker panel.

  • 2-12V Group 24 Ultrapower batteries with selector switch.

  • 2017 replaced DC voltmeter.



  • Forward cabin offers 5’9” headroom and 6’3” double vee berth with filler piece.

  • Fixed cabin ports to port and starboard, and a large overhead opening hatch.

  • Storage is in 2 drawers and 2 flip-down cabinets below the berth, and along hull side shelves to port and starboard above berth.

  • Teak door for privacy between the forward cabin and head; a second door provides privacy from the salon.

  • Fixed cabin ports and a cowl vent above offer natural light and ventilation.

  • To starboard is a single S/S sink with cabinet below and above.

  • Additional storage is in a hanging locker behind the head to port.

  • The main salon has a bulkhead mounted table that seats 4-6 and folds out of the way when not in use.

  • 6’3” settees port and starboard; the port settee pulls out to sleep two.

  • A 6’3” quarter berth extends aft from the port salon settee, allowing for an extra long berth.

  • Headroom in main cabin is 6’.

  • Two long fixed ports to port and starboard let natural light in.

  • Storage in this cabin under the starboard settee, in hull side sliders, port and starboard, and on hull side shelves to port and starboard above the settees.

  • AM/FM/CD stereo with speakers in the main cabin.

  • New cushions and curtains.

  • Teak cabin sole.



  • To starboard of the companionway for easy access from the cockpit.

  • A counter extension flips up for extra work space.

  • Storage is in 3 drawers, a flip down cabinet, and a regular cabinet below the stove area, and in-hull side slider cabinets and a hull side shelf above.

  • An additional cabinet is below the sink, and a drawer is below the companionway.

  • Single basin S/S sink, manual fresh water faucet, 2 burner Kenyon alcohol stove, and deep icebox with shelf.



  • Sony CD stereo with speakers.

  • Standard Horizon Eclipse VHF.

  • Standard Horizon GPS-CP 390i.

  • Raymarine ST40 depthsounder.

  • Ritchie compass.



  • Mainsail, in good condition.

  • Genoa in good condition.

  • Roller furling headstay.

  • Aluminum mast and boom, deck stepped.

  • 2016 replaced support for backstay chainplates.

  • Rebedded chainplates and deck drains.

  • 2018 replaced both halyards.

  • 2 Harken sheet winches.

  • 1 Harken halyard winch. 



  • Boathook.

  • Swim ladder on transom.

  • Manual Gusher bilge pumps.

  • New electric bilge pump.

  • Life ring.

  • Dorade vent.

  • Winch handles.

  • Blue wheel cover.


COMMENTS: The Sabre 28 has been one of the most popular performance cruisers for many decades. A testament to this model's quality construction, hull #1 is still sailing in Casco Bay! Built years later and with the same fierce Maine pride, FELICITY continues to bring enjoyment to her owners as a weekend cruiser and daysailer.



Potential purchasers should assume that items on the vessel at the time of viewing, but not specifically listed on this specification sheet, are not included with the sale of the yacht. These specifications are believed to be correct but cannot be guaranteed. Specifications are provided for information purposes. Data was obtained from sources believed reliable but is not guaranteed by owner or brokers. Buyer assumes responsibility to verify all speeds, consumptions, capacities and other measurements contained herein and otherwise provided, and agrees to instruct his surveyor to confirm such details prior to purchase. Vessel subject to sale, price and inventory changes, and withdrawal from market without notice.


Mechanical Disclaimer: Engine and generator hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meter. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise, and major overhauls as well as ALL other representations noted on the listing.


DISCLAIMER TO BOARD VESSEL: In the event the Buyer boards the vessel either on land or in the water without a broker or owner, the Buyer(s) agrees and understands he boards at his sole risk and liability.


Additional Contact Information

Annie Gray is a longstanding YBAA member, offering 47 years of experience in assisting clients in the purchase or sale of high quality yachts of distinction.

Please call Annie at 207-363-7997 or on her cell at 603-498-3450.

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