Compass 47 Yacht

Compass 47 Yacht

Compass 47 Yacht for sale

The yacht is available in Durban.

Compass 47 Yacht was launched in 1982 and extensively refitted in 2007 through to 2009 including new instruments and a new engine. For 12 years she was out of the water for 10 months of the year every year and therefore spent an effective 10 years on the hard. Current owner purchased her and upgraded her significantly and now wants to move over to a Catamaran for charter work in the Caribbean.

Designed by Angelo Lavranos and built by Compass Engineering, this Yacht is currently in a sail away condition with both below decks and on deck in excellent condition. She is a classic cruiser with a great inventory and a must see for the discerning cruising yachtsman.


  • L.O.A.: 47 Feet
  • Beam: 14’5”
  • Draft: 5’ 11”
  • Displacement: 20 Tons
  • Construction GRP


  • Volvo Penta D2 55HP fitted in 2009, currently 45 engine hours
  • 70 Litre Fuel Tank
  • 66 Amp/Hrs Engine Start Battery


Two double en-suite cabins. The aft cabin has a double bunk on the port side with a single bunk to starboard. The en-suite heads consist of a shower, basin and en electric toilet. The double cabin forward is also en-suite with shower, basin and manual toilet.

The Saloon can sleep three if needed, the saloon table drops down to form a double bunk on the port side with a single bunk offset to starboard. Total all up sleeping capacity is for 8.

The interior is finished in a mix of teak and holly with beige cushions on the bunk seat with colourful scatter cushions throughout.


The galley is well equipped with a brand new unused SMEV oven with grill and two burners. In addition there is a microwave, fridge and ice maker. A double stainless steel sink served by a hot and cold mixer tap with separate sea water manual taps.

All plumbing onboard was new in 2008. There is a 1000 litre GRP water tank onboard and a black water tank as well.

Winches and Deck Gear:

She is well winched with 65 CST Primaries and 8 others to handle all the sail functions. Adequately sized deck systems look after all the main, genoa and spinnaker sheet systems. Four Winch Handles onboard. Electric Anchor Windlass with Bruce Anchor, Chain and Warp.


Quantum Mainsail with stack pack; Roller Furler Genoa; Storm Jib and Spinnaker.

Sailing Instruments and Navigational Equipment:

  • Raymarine ST60 Tri-Data System – Speed, Log and Depth
  • Raymarine ST 60 Wind System
  • Raymarine E80 Chart Plotter/Radar c/w Navionics Chart Cartridges
  • Raymarine 2kW Radome
  • Raystar 125 GPS Antenna
  • Raymarine ST6002+ Autopilot with S3 Core Pack
  • Raymarine Type 2 Linear Drive
  • Raymarine RAY 55 VHF Radio also with External Cockpit Speaker


  • LG LCD Flat Screen TV
  • DSTV Satellite Dish, Decoder
  • Majestic DVD/CD/MP3 Player
  • iPOD Docking Station
  • 60 Watt Cockpit Speakers
  • Cube Speakers in Saloon

Electronics and Charging Systems:

  • ACR SI Series Charger
  • 4 x Deltech House Batteries total 400 Amp hrs
  • 1 x Sonnenschein Engine Battery 66 Amp hrs
  • 20 Circuit DC Switch Panel
  • 4 Circuit AC Switch Panel
  • Mk 11 Alternator Regulator
  • ACR Automatic Charging Relay
  • Aerogen Wind Charger
  • Shell 80 Watt Solar Panel
  • Portable Honda Generator

Safety Equipment:

  • 4 Man Cat. 1 Offshore Certified Liferaft
  • 8 x Lifejackets
  • 8 x Safety harnesses
  • 2 x Horseshoe Liferings
  • 2 x Man Overboard Lights
  • 1 x Danbouy
  • 1 x 406 MHz Epirb


  • Full Deck Covers
  • Winch Covers
  • Windlass Cover
  • Gas Bottles
  • Barbecue