Sunnybrook Yachts
130 Marina Rd, Suite 202
Tel:902 444 4500
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1956 Custom Wooden Yawl 45

location icon Québec, Quebec, Canada
Year 1956
Length 45 ft

This beautiful custom Yawl  built by Langille Bros in Oakland, Nova Scotia has been kept in a very good condition by the present owner.

"Quatre-Vents" have been professionally restored and maintained over the years.

Features : 85 HP Ford Lehman diesel (1974,  2700 hrs), electric windlass, (3) anchors, furling,  mainsail, #2 Genoa, #1 Genoa, Spinnaker, Lewmar and Barlow winches, dodger, Zodiac dinghy. Garmin radar, Autohelm autopilot, VHF, ST60 Raymarine instruments . Espar diesel cabin heater, Force 10 propane stove, Isotherm refrigeration.

Excellent condition, one owner that has been taken care of this beautiful Yawl.


Year Built 1956
Category Sail
Length Overall 45 ft
Beam 12 ft
Max Draft 6 ft
Construction Wood
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 85 hp

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Ford Lehman
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 85hp
Type: Inboard
Year: 1974
Engine Hours: 2,700

Wood & Awlgrip hull painted white
White fiberglass non-skid decks
Red bottom
Full keel
Bow & stern pulpit
Double lifelines w/gates
Wheel steering
Dodger & bimini
3 hatches, 8 opening ports; 10 fixed ports


5 beds
1 manual head
Holding tank, Y-valve, sink & vanity
Galley: single stainless steel sink, top load icebox, 12 volt refrigeration, three burner propane stove, oven, 90 gallon stainless water tank, hot & cold pressure water
Interior appointments: Espar heating, off white curtains, blue fabric upholstery, wood headliner

Engine & Electrical

1974 Ford Lehman 85hp inboard diesel (2,700 hours)
8 knots cruising speed
100 gallon stainless fuel tank
Three bladed fixed propeller
Oil/water/temp alarm, raw water filter, two bilge blowers, CO2

Electrical system is maintained through the charging of 4-12 volt batteries; inverter; 12/110 volt electrical panel; circuit breakers; 110 volt shore power; lightning ground.

Cabin, navigation, spreader and anchor lights.


Standard Horizon VHF
Raymarine ST60 knotmeter, wind machine, depth sounder
Garmin X5 plotter w/Integrare electronic charts
6000 autopilot
Garmin radar
Compass at helm

Sails & Rigging

Wooden mast & boom
Stainless steel standing rigging
Mast stepped on keel
2-Lewmar 54 winches
2-Barlow 20 winches
4- winch handles
Genoa gear; spinnaker gear; sheets

Sail inventory includes:
2003 #2 Genoa, furling
2003 #1 Genoa


CQR 45 anchor w/225' chain & 250' rode
Fortress 27 anchor
Life jackets
Docklines & fenders
Fire extinguisher
Cockpit table
Clock & barometer
Cockpit cushions
Suzuki Zodiac
Yard trailer

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
Additional Contact Information
Sunnybrook Yachts is a professional yacht dealership and brokerage firm with brokers located in boating areas from Newfoundland to Ontario.
Sunnybrook has been providing yacht sales expertise since 1990, with over two hundred years of combined experience and representing new yachts from Alerion, MJM, Island Packet, Jeanneau, J/Boats, Leopard, NorthCoast and Tartan Yachts.
Import and export specialists for North American and European transactions.
In addition to new and pre-owned yacht sales, Sunnybrook can provide service and refit management with a full time, year round service team in Chester that focuses their efforts on our clients yachts. The service team’s capabilities include all aspects of commissioning new vessels, yacht refit and repair along with captain services.
For an appointment to see the boat or if you have any questions, please email us at or try our office at 902.275.2424.
Listing Broker: Jean Guy Leclerc