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1998 Buzzard's Bay 14, MacDougalls' perfect Herreshoff daysailer

$19,500 USD

  • $19,500 USD
  • Charles Cahoon
  • Active
  • Used
  • Motor Sailor Pilot Houses
  • 1998
  • Buzzard's Bay 14, MacDougalls'
  • perfect Herreshoff daysailer
  • Nantucket, Massachusetts, US
  • Sail
  • 18ft / 5.49 m
  • Johnson
  • Outboard 2 Stroke
  • Unleaded
  • Fiberglass
  • 2016-07-15
  • 2016-09-24
  • 2283689

An Opportunity to acquire a late model (1998) Buzzard's Bay 14 built to exacting standards by MacDougalls' Cape Cod Marine Falmouth. Properly stored, sailed and cared for on Nantucket, this little yacht is in great condition...and a rare find !

An absolute pleasure to sail,  the Buzzard's Bay 14 is an ideal choice for today or as a family keep-sake for generations. Aluminum spars, natural teak finish on deck, seats and trim require nominal upkeep. Johnson outboard mounts on bracket. Harding Sails. Electric and manual bilge pumps.  Hull in great shape. Running and standing rigging fine.

Boat measures 17' 9" LOA. Ready to sail. Convenient deck hinged mast step. Fast, comfortable sloop for up to 6 people.

Excellent sailing characteristics. Ideal fun for young or experienced boaters alike. Seasoned sailors are sure to enjoy the performance of a L. F. Herreshoff designed Buzzard's Bay 14.

Easy transport and storage with custom Triad trailer, included in sale.

Please call for details. Priced to sell.




Additional Information


•Length overall: 17' 9"

• Length at waterline: 14’ 1”

• Beam: 5'10"

• Draft: 2’ 6”

• Draft Ballast (standard) lead encapsulated: 900 lbs

• Sail Area (working sails) : 103 sq ft Main sail; 35 sq ft Jib

• Displacement: 2000 lbs

• Displacement/Length Ratio: 325.8

• Ballast/Displacement Ratio: 45%

• Aspect Ratio: 3.3

• Waterline length to beam Ratio: 27%


Buzzard's Bay Boatshop, custom builder

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The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

For Sale By Cahoon Yacht Brokerage

PO Box 111
S Chatham, Massachusetts, 026590111