Specifications for Bristol 27


Main dimensions:

LOA: 27' 4'' 8.34 m
LWL: 26' 7'' 8.11 m
Beam: 7' 10'' 2.39 m
Draft: 2' 4'' 0.72 m
Displacement: Circa 5500 lbs 2500 kg



Price on application.


  • Strip plank construction, 18 mm western red or yellow cedar, glued with epoxy.
  • Glass sheathing bi-axial inside 300 gr,
    outside 450 gr, bedded in epoxy.
  • Structural members of the hull (stem, hog,
    keel, etc,) solid or laminated mahogany.
  • Bulkheads are from Gaboon plywood.
  • Transom is made of three layers of solid hardwood (mahogany or oak), varnished.
  • Deck is made of 12 mm plywood with top layer of 6 mm teak, within varnished mahogany covering boards.
  • Escape hatch in fore deck.
  • Hardwood bilge keels.


Interior of cabin:

  • The inside of the hull planking is varnished.
  • Underside of deck, bulkheads and all other plywood surfaces are painted white, with any hardwood trim in varnished hardwood
    (mahogany or oak).
  • Deckbeams in solid or laminated mahogany or oak.
  • Joinery work of cabinets is in solid hardwood (mahogany or oak).
  • Sole boards in oak.
  • The galley is fitted with a stove/sink unit.
  • The heads in the fo’c’sle is fitted with a sea-toilet, connected to a waste water tank, and a sink.
Star Yachts Bristol 27

© Andrew Wolstenholme


  • The floorboards are teak covered.
  • Surrounding the cockpit is a mahogany coaming.
  • The dashboard is made from solid mahogany or oak.
  • The heavily insulated engine box lifts out and provides ample access to the engine. It forms the base for the extendable table.
  • Seating arrangements can be adapted to suit your taste, from a single aft bench with fold out seats at the sides, to a full horse-shoe arrangement. Cushions in the colour and fabric of your choice.
  • One pair of removable steps facilitates both boarding and stepping up to the fore deck.


Standard equipment:

  • Anchor, chain and line.
  • Three mooring lines.
  • 4 fenders.
  • Full standing headroom cockpit cover/spray hood.
  • Light all-over cover.
  • Flagstaff with ensign.
  • Deck fittings in bronze or stainless steel.
  • Navigation lights.
  • Hydraulic steering.
  • Cable steering.
  • One electric and one manual bilge pump.
  • 2 fire extinguishers.
  • 12 V sockets in cabin.
  • Low level lighting in cockpit.
  • Combined chart plotter, speed log, depth sounder.
  • Calorifier.
  • Fitted galley.
  • Stainless steel water and waste water tanks.
  • Pressurised water system.



  • Electric anchor winch.
  • Bow thruster.
  • Stereo installation.
  • Swimming platform on the transom, extending in lower rubbing strakes along the sides.
  • Teak instead of mahogany fit-out.
  • Integrated console with electronics.