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2011 Buzzards Bay 14

Hamilton, Massachusetts


L. Francis Herreshoff's elegant Marconi rigged Buzzards Bay 14 sloop is a 17' 9" daysailor that can sail six people comfortably and handle anything from a light drifter day to rough waters churned up by sou'westerly's of a typical summer afternoon. This is the perfect boat for both the beginner at sea, or the more experienced sailor who appreciates a vessel of this caliber, size and beauty. 

Built by Northwest School of Wooden Boatbuilding in Port Haddock, WA, a private accredited vocational school which teaches the fine art of wooden boatbuilding.

Basic Boat Info

Make: Buzzards Bay
Model: 14
Year: 2011
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Northwest School of Wooden Boatbuilding
Designer: L. Francis Herreshoff
Construction: Wood
Boat Hull ID: NWB15HBBB010
Has Hull ID: Yes
Keel Type: Full Keel


Length: 17'9 ft
Length Overall: 17'9 ft
Waterline Length: 14 ft
Beam: 5'10 ft
Min Draft: 2'6 ft
Displacement: 1,700 lb
Ballast: 800 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Model: ELECTRIC MTR 1003L
  • Fuel: Electric
  • Type: Outboard
  • Propeller Type: 2 Blade
  • Engine Location: Starboard
  • Drive Type: Other
  • Year: 2015


Maximum Number Of Passengers: 8
Drive Type: Other
Boat Class: Daysailers, Antique And Classics


Annie Gray
Gray & Gray Yacht Brokers, Inc.


Gray & Gray Yachts
36 York Street
York, ME, US, 03909
Tel:(207) 363-7997

  • Alerion Green hull; carvel red cedar planking over white oak frames.
  • Sapele transom, cockpit coaming, covering board, sheer planks, sole and bench seats.
  • Silicon bronze fastenings.
  • Fiberglass over plywood decks.
  • Torqeedo 1003L electric motor.
  • Outboard engine brackets.
  • Original sails in good/working condition.
  • Sails: 1 main, 1 jib.
  • Sail area: 138 sq. ft.
  • New sail and cockpit cover.
  • Carry bags for Torqeedo motor and battery.
  • 2015 custom boat cover.
  • 2016 Buzzard's Bay 14 Triad trailer.
  • Electric bilge pump.
  • Battery charger.
  • Sapele cockpit and sole and floorboards.
  • Small solar panel to charge small battery for bilge.
  • Varnished Sitka spruce spars; S/S standing rigging; bronze deck hardware.
  • Varnished vented doors to forward below space.


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.