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Fantastic Example

  • Year: 1990
  • Current Price: £ 23,950 Tax Paid
  • Located in Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom
  • Hull Material: Fiberglass
  • Engine/Fuel Type: Twin Gas
  • YW# 78476-3725109

Other photos: Saloon, Port View, Cockpit, Layout, 2 x Volvo 205 HP Engines, Bow, Covers, S/S Anchor, Cockpit, Helm Seat, Helm, Depth Display, Engine Hours, Switches, Spotlight, Fairline Decals, Fuse Panel, Stereo, Saloon Seating, Galley, Looking Aft, Heads, Cabin, Fridge - New 2020, Access Steps, Bathing Platform, Coachroof, Bow, Screen, Starboard View.


This Fairline Targa 27 is probably the best example that we have ever seen for its age & has clearly been looked after and upgraded throughout its life. Presented in lovely condition with a number of recent additions, it will make for an ideal family cruiser & of course being a Fairline, it has great sea keeping ability. With 4 berths in her spacious cabin as well as a galley and separate heads, the boat has been updated with new upholstery & more recently a new fridge. It has great head room for boat of its size & despite her age feels clean, fresh & clearly loved by her previous owners. Her cockpit has great seating with contrasting upholstery & at her helm, she has a new Chart Plotter fitted and will come with a new , hand held VHF radio as well as an electric anchor windlass. Her engine bay is very tidy following a recent re-paint and houses the two powerful Volvo AQ205A engines that each produce 205 HP that have had a full service in 2020. This will make an excellent boat for first timers or equally a family that wants to upgrade from a day boat. It is currently lying Southampton.

Main Specifications

Stock Number :   ABS 2092

Year of Build :   1990

LOA :   8.85m ( 27’0” )

Beam :                                 3.05 m ( 10’0”” )

Draft :                               0.85m (2’8” )

Engines :                             2 x Volvo Penta AQ205A – 4.3Ltr V6 (205 HP)

No of Hours :                     685

Weight :                             3560 Kgs

Fuel Tank Capacity :       450 ltrs

Fresh Water Capacity :     220 ltrs

No of Berths :                   4

Plotter :                               Raymarine Dragonfly -S

VHF :                                   Cobra HH500 – Hand Held

Other :                                 Seafarer Analogue Depth Gauge

Main Features




Forward cabin with v-shaped berth which doubles as dining area; the table can also be used in cockpit; infills create a good sized double berth - in excellent condition.


New saloon upholstery (2017) Deck Hatch Heads compartment to starboard with marine toilet, wash hand basin and shower Grey carpets


Galley to port with stainless steel sink, hot and cold running water, fridge (new 2020), two burner gas hob, gas oven and microwave Aft cabin with 6’6” double berth and cockpit ventilation window Steps up to open self-draining cockpit Raised double helm seat starboard side forward new 2017 Aft bench seat (converts to sun bed) new 2017 Helm seat flips over to create alfresco dining area for up to 6 persons Transom gate to integral bathing platform with folding boarding ladder Good stowage throughout boat


Deck Equipment


Stainless steel windscreen Stainless Steel Anchor


Electric Anchor Windlass – Bow & Helm Controls


Colour Contrasting warps & fenders ( new 2020 )


Full Camping Covers – New 2018

Cockpit seating converts to sun lounger

Transom door

Transom shower – Hot & Cold

Transom fender baskets

Bathing platform with swim ladder

Mechanicals and Electrics

Twin Volvo AQ205A Petrol engines – 4.3ltr V6 - 205 hp

Serviced (2020 )and well maintained

Volvo outdrives Serviced (2020)

trim tabs


Battery charger

240v circuit

12v Circuit

Navigational Equipment

Compass Raymarine Dragonfly –S Colour Chart Plotter – New 2020

Cobra HH500 Hand Held VHF – New 2020

Seafarer Analogue Depth Gauge Navigation lights

Manufacturers Comments

The Fairline Targa 27 combines a modern sports cruiser layout which can easily accommodate a family of four in comfort with excellent space both in the cockpit and below for socialising. As the first of the now legendary Bernard Olesinski designed Fairline Targa range they offer excellent performance and sea keeping for their size and are considered by many to be the benchmark for sports cruisers of this size.

Brokers Comments

WOW, what a fantastic boat. This Fairline Targa 27 is presented in lovely condition and will make the perfect starter boat for someone new to boating or equally will lend itself to a family that wishes to upgrade to weekend cruising. It has even had a full survey in 2020 that can be available to view by potential buyers & the few minor items found have been addressed. Having had numerous upgrades & improvements in recent years including new cabin & cockpit upholstery, new Raymarine Chart Plotter & VHF, New Covers & new fridge amongst others, this is clearly a boat that has been loved and appreciated. Her twin Volvo 205 HP engines appear to have been very well maintained, including full engine and leg services in 2020 & her engine bay has been recently re-painted. In 2020 she has had new antifoul and anodes fitted and is currently afloat awaiting her new owner. The Fairline 27 was the first of the Targa range & really was a class leader in terms of design and handling. This particular boat is an exceptionally well preserved example that now offers great value for her next owner. With home comforts including 4 good size berths, galley with fridge, oven & hob, separate heads with shower attachment & Hot & cold water, this really is a home away from home. In her cockpit, she has plenty of seating and an ingenious converting helm seat configuration that allows for 6 to dine and then converts to a large sunbed for catching the rays. If you are on a budget and are looking for a boat that has everything you could want in a weekender, then this is a must to view.


 Fairline are known for building great boats using quality craftsmanship. The Targa 27 is an extremely popular model as it offers a perfect balance of space and comfort. This particular Targa 27 offers fantastic value for money & Inspection of this boat is highly recommended. She is available for viewings through Aspire Boat Sales.




To arrange a viewing or for more information on this great boat

Call : 01489 572480    

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Please contact Mark Matthews at 01489 572480

Contact Aspire Boat Sales Ltd.

Unit 15, Universal Marina
Crableck Lane
Sarisbury Green, Southampton United Kingdom
Tel 01489 572480
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