60' 2" (18.34m)

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VENOMOUS - 1998 60' 2" CARROLL MARINE Farr 60
£189,950 GBP

The 1998 60' 2" CARROLL MARINE Farr 60 VENOMOUS is a yacht for sale located in Cowes, United Kingdom.A very comfortable and capable racing yacht. This Farr 60 excels offshore, with a simple and clean deck layout, bunks for 16 and comfortable saloon area. She has recently had new standing rigging, new mainsail and also generator. Running costs are minimised for the next few years. Charters extremely well and always at the front of the fleet on the water.

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LENGTH 60' 2" (18.34m)
BEAM 16' 1" (4.90m)
LOCATION Cowes United Kingdom
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Hull ID #: CIR60002K798

MMSI No.: 2235057154


Hull, Deck & Superstructure Construction:

  • Hull and deck construction uses epoxy/carbon laminates on a foam core with an aluminium structure to accept the keel bolting and mast loads.
  • White epoxy bottom.
  • White hull.
  • White deck.


Keel & Rudder:

  • Deep low VCG keel which provides stability to carry the large sail area and provides exceptional upwind speed and height.


Engine & Gearboxes:
  • 1 x Yanmar 4JH2 –HTE 56 k/w diesel engine.


Propulsion & Steering:

  • The deck layout is designed to be clear and un-obstructive.  
  • Twin wheels and two grinder pedestals give good central cockpit space and a clean-looking, workable layout.
  • Cockpit sides are inboard at the forward end of the cockpit and a half-height bridge deck gives way to more space below to accommodate the interior, without compromising cockpit use.
  • 3-bladed folding propeller.

Electrical Systems

Battery Banks:
  • 2 house batteries new 2019.
  • Dedicated engine battery 2018.


Battery Chargers:

  • Victron 2000 100 amp battery charger



  • Alternator on engine 80 amp.



  • Paguro 4000 230V/50Hz (2019).


Shore Power:

  • Shore power cable.


Other Electrical:

  • 240v shore power/generator inverter.

Plumbing Systems

Fresh Water & Water Heating System:
  • Pressurised water system.


  • 100 litre for main engine
  • 25 litre for generator


Fresh water:

  • 2 x 265 litres (70-US gallon) tanks.

Navigation Equipment

  • Integrated Ockam Instrument package.
  • Desktop CPU.
  • Deckman for Windows race software.
  • Panasonic wireless w/proof screen.
  • Raymarine C-120 Radar/Plotter with AIS transponder.
  • Stern-mount radar mast.
  • Motorola SAT Phone.
  • Icom DSC VHF.
  • 4 x 20/20 mast displays.
  • 4 x 20/20 bulkhead displays.
  • 2 x Ockam displays on main pedestal.
  • 2 x Ockam displays at Nav station.
  • 2 x B&G GPS’s.
  • H/H VHF Radio.
  • Stereo with cockpit speakers.
  • B&G Race vision.
  • Large selection of Ockam multi function display cartridges.
  • 2 x Pedestal mounted compasses.

Domestic Equipment

  • Double galley sinks on centreline.
  • Large cool box.
  • 2-burner Gas Oven / stove.
  • Reverse osmosis watermaker.
  • Large storage lockers.
  • Salt water tap.
  • Fitted bin.



  • 1 x WCs with facility for a 2nd in the forecabin.


    Summary of Accommodation:

    • Large open saloon area.
    • Heads with shower.
    • 8 x Deep cushion bunks.
    • 8 x Pipe cots with foam pad cushions.
    • Forward rope locker.
    • Port & starboard hanging lockers.
    • Port tool storage locker.
    • Port & starboard storage bins.


    Description of layout:

    • VENOMOUS has a well finished interior with tremendous volume below to permit a comfortable living space and great layout.
    • Good for entertaining as well as for sail handling, a large main saloon features port and starboard settees with upper pipe berths and a carbon fibre table.
    • Forward of the mast and main bulkhead is ample storage for sails, spare sheets and gear as well as additional pipe cots.
    • Aft of the companionway are additional port and starboard upper and lower pipe berths, centreline berths and port and starboard storage.
    • To starboard aft of the galley is a sizeable enclosed head with a shower.



    • A large workable galley is set to starboard with additional workspace under the cockpit aft of the companionway.


    Navigation Station:

    • A dry and comfortable navigation station is set to port aft of the companionway.
    • VENOMOUS has a custom Ockam instrument package with several displays in key locations.
    • The navigation suite includes a desktop CPU with Deckman for Windows navigation software, a radar/plotter, SAT phone and DSC/VHF radio.

    Deck Equipment

    • The rig is a Sparcraft carbon spar with two swept spreaders and no running backstays. New rod rigging and forestay in 2019.
    • Generous sail area enables the CM 60 to be very fast relative to its size.
    • Beyond the standard fractional spinnakers VENOMOUS has been updated for masthead IRC spinnakers with an over-sized pole and bowsprit for increased off wind speed.
    • The jib sheets to a longitudinal track and uses a hydraulic lead puller with a winch-powered in-hauler system, giving a good range of trim control.
    • Forestay load and mast bend are controlled through the masthead backstay with hydraulic system.
    • Additionally, an internal mast jack system with mast shims enables quick adjustments of the rig tune.
    • 2 Spreader carbon fibre rig.
    • Carbon fibre boom.
    • New halyards and sheets annually.
    • 2 x Jockey poles.
    • 2 x Over-sized carbon spinnaker poles.
    • 2 x Carbon fibre spinnaker pole mast mounts.
    • PBO Backstay.
    • 2:1 Mainsail halyard.
    • 2 x Masthead spinnaker halyards.
    • 2 x Fractional spinnaker halyards.
    • Fractional jib halyard.
    • Topping lift & temporary forestay for genoa staysail.
    • Carbon 1.8-meter bowsprit.
    • Navtec hydraulic vang.
    • Fore/aft jib tracks w/hydraulic pullers.
    • Winch powered in-hauler system.
    • 12 x Spinlock clutches.
    • Port/Starboard spinnaker sheet clutches.
    • Hydraulic Back stay.



    • VENOMOUS has a Harken winch package which includes upgraded primary, mainsheet and tackline winches and upgraded and refinished primary and mainsheet winch pedestal grinders.
    • Harken 990 w/ top cleat primary winches
    • Harken 990 w/ self-tail mainsheet winches
    • Harken 48 traveller winches
    • 2 x Upgraded & refinished winch pedestals
    • 3 x Harken 530 halyard winches
    • 3-speed Harken 980 self-tail tackline winch.



    • VENOMOUS has a full wardrobe of race sails as well as training, cruising and delivery sails. Race sails listed only.
    • North 3DI Offshore Mainsail 2019.
    • North Masthead Asymmetric (A1).
    • Storm Jib and Trysail.
    • North Masthead Asymmetric (A2).
    • North 3DL Light Jib.
    • North Masthead Asymmetric (A3).
    • North 3DL Medium Jib.
    • North Masthead Asymmetric (A5).
    • North 3DL Heavy Jib.
    • North Frac Asymmetric (A2-3).
    • North Panelled Heavy Jib.
    • North Frac Asymmetric (A3-2).
    • Doyle No 3 Jib.
    • Hyde Frac Asymmetric (A2/3-1).
    • North Jib top.
    • North Spinnaker Staysail (SS).
    • Quantum Genoa Staysail (GS).
    • Wind seeker.
    • Cuban fibre Reacher.
    • Code Zero.



    • Transport & Storage cradle (collapsible).
    • 12 sets wet weather clothing.
    • 40’ Container racked with work shop.
    • Emergency tiller.


    Anchoring & Mooring Equipment:

    • 2 x Anchors warp and chain.
    • Numerous spare lines and gear.
    • Fenders and warps.


    Covers, Canvas & Cushions:

    • Deck bimini.


    Tender & Outboard:

    • Avon rollaway Dinghy.
    • 2.5 HP Outboard.


    Safety Equipment:

    • 2 x 8-man Solas B Life rafts (next service 04/22).
    • 17 x Life-jackets with AIS PLB’s.
    • Full ISAF Cat 2 safety equipment.
    • 17 x Harness tethers.
    • Epirb.
    • Radar reflector.
    • Canister of Flares.
    • First aid Kit.
    • Jon buoy.
    • 2 x Horseshoe lifebuoys.

    Listing Marketed by

    Ben Cooper
    Berthon International
    The Shipyard

    United Kingdom

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    Berthon International