Dimensions: LOA 25' 10", LWL 20', Beam 7' 6", Draft 3' 10"

Displacement 2.7 tons

Four berths in two cabins, galley, wardrobe, bucket lavatory (on original boats!). Headroom 5ft

Clinker built, mahogany on oak timbers. Larch deck beams and plywood deck.

Iron ballast keel, 1.22 tons

Engine (optional) was originally a Stuart Turner 4HP

Total Sail Area: 338sq ft (main & genoa)  

Other Information

Designed by C R (Kim) Holman,

Built at Tucker Brown and 6 supporting yards, mainly based in East Anglia, but production also took place on South coast and on Clyde.

First Stella built in 1959 (La Vie en Rose)

Cost in 1959 was £1,260

104 Stellas were built overall.

There are no GRP Stellas
Original Specifications