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  • Lefkas, Greece
  • GR‬ +30 6943730299 | UK +44 7877054880
  • Mon - Fri 9.00 - 17.00
  • Lefkas, Greece
  • GR‬ +30 6943730299 | UK +44 7877054880

1990 Westerly 490 “Shindig”

€179 990

Westerly 490 1990

Fuel type
Preveza, Greece

Bluewater cruiser!

Built as the prototype for the 1991 London boat show and the only Westerly 490 built as they then renamed this range to the Westerly 49 “Shindig” was built with every extra to an extremely high spec in a bid to wow buyers to the Westerly brand. Over the years she has benefitted from a huge investment to keep her in excellent condition with no expense spared. If you are looking for a serious blue water capable ready to go cruising yacht then “Shindig” should be on your list!

  • 2 Heads
  • 3 Cabins
  • 6 berth
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bow Thruster
  • Dinghy & Outboard


LOA: 14.93m

Beam: 4.40m

Maximum Draft: 2.10m

Full osmosis treatment carried out in 2015/16 overseen by Lloyds surveyor inc full gelcoat peel

Teak decks replaced in 2009/10


Engine Brand: Perkins Turbo 80hp rebuilt in 2015

NEW engine mounts 2019

Hours approx 1,000 since rebuild

Shaft drive

Bow thruster Sleipner 6hp overhauled in 2022

Saguro 4KW generator with 280 hours 


Water – 757L

Diesel -470L

Holding tank black water 200L

Laundry grey water tank


5x domestic batteries 

1x engine battery NEW 2022

1x Bowthruster battery NEW 2022

Victron 550w inverter

Victron 40amp mains charger

2x flexible solar panels on bimini

Adverc smart regulator

Battery monitor

Sails and Rig

Keel stepped mast

Stainless standing rigging NEW 2017

Inmast furling mainsail NEW 2016 Quantum

Furling Genoa 1998 Dacron 

Furling Staysail 1999 Dacron

Cruising chute with snuffer 1999

Deck Equipment

Primary anchor: Rocna 25kg 

75m 10mm chain

Fortress FX16 stern anchor with 100m poly line

CQR spare anchor

S/s anchor snubber

Simpson Lawrence Sprint 1500 windlass NEW motor 2019

EMO stainless gas BBQ

Dinghy chocks on deck

Davits on transom

Midships boarding gates

Stainless and teak boarding ladder

Swim ladder on stern

Outboard crane

Outboard bracket

2x Lewmar 62 winches

2x Lewmar 50 winches 

6x Lewmar 44 winches ( 1 electric )

2x Lewmar 44 winches on mast

Navigation Equipment

Raymarine RL70C chart plotter at helm 

Raymarine RL70C chart plotter at nav station

Raytheon GPS at helm 

Raytheon GPS at nav station

Raytheon autopilot 7000 with dual control station 

Autohelm wind at helm  

Autohelm wind at nav station

Raymarine Axiom touch screen plotter 9” at helm 

Raymarine Axiom touch screen plotter 9” at navstation

Raymarine Radar ( needs servicing )

Autohelm compass

Navico Axis RT 1400 DSC VHF

Pains Wessex electronic radar reflector

ICS Navtex Nav 6

Garmin handhels GPS

Wifi signal booster Bitstorm Badboy

Wifi router D-link

2x Iridium satellite phones ( not currently used )


6 berths in 3 cabins

2 heads with showers 

Electric flush toilets

Reverse cycle Aircon x2 fwd unit NEW 2022

Hotter calorifier with NEW element 2022

Fully equipped galley with corian bench tops

Taylor 041 gas cooker with oven & grill

New gas installation 2022 hoses & regulator 

200L fridge

Microwave NEW 2022

Washing machine with holding tank serviced 2022

Portable Waeco freezer

Blinds & fly screens on all hatches NEW 2022

Most bulbs changed to LED

Seafresh watermaker ( tested but never used )

Webasto diesel heater ( not in use )

Most water/waste pumps replaced or serviced 2022

Smart TV in saloon

DVD player

Vacuum cleaner



Bimini with full enclosure clears & velcro canvas covers

Cockpit cushions


Caribe fibreglass bottom RIB with folding anchor

Mercury 5hp outboard 2 stroke 


4x jackstays

2x lifebuoys with auto lights 

1x Danbuoy with light/marker and flag cover

1x life sling with fitted line

Ocean Safety 6 person liferaft serviced 2022


8 Manually inflated lifejackets

1x automatic engine room fire suppression system

Fire blanket

6x portable fire extinguishers unknown service date 

1x complete set of signal flags 

Manual & Electric bilge pumps

Emergency tiller


Various mooring lines & fenders

Large selection of spare parts

Various tools including power tools 

Contact Information

  • Preveza, Greece
  • +44 7446 836776
  • Monday – Friday: 9:00AM – 6:00PM Saturday: 9:00AM – 6:00PM Sunday: By Appointment
Matt Grant
+44 7446 836776