Boat Details

One of the very last and much sought after Hanse 545s built.  Freebird has been very highly and thoughtfully specified to create not only a great place to spend time but also ease of use without losing performance and passage making speed.

Generator, Air Conditioning, Watermaker, Carbon Park Avenue Boom etc etc - the list goes on


LOA 16.20m
LWL 14.60m
Beam 4.91m
Draft 2.45m
Displacement 18,700kg

Hull, Deck & Keel

  • White Hull with Dark Grey Hull striping
  • Full epoxy vacuum infusion hull construction
  • Bulkheads laminated to both hull and deck
  • GRP strong back sub frame
  • Isophthalic gelcoat
  • White GRP deck with full teak decking
  • Balsa sandwich core for insulation & light weight
  • Epoxy vinylester outer layers in deck lamination
  • Twin wheel steering system with JEFA rudder and self-aligning needle bearings
  • Composite lead keel - L-shaped design
  • Stainless steel keel bolts

Deck Equipment

  • Twin black composite steering wheels
  • Cockpit table with folding leaves
  • Hydraulic transom door with remote control
  • Folding composite gangway with handrail
  • Genoa tracks with pinstop cars
  • Side gates to guardwires
  • 2 x Lewmar electric winches - 54 
  • AEST2 x Lewmar electric winches - 46 AEST
  • Electric deck wash pump in anchor locker
  • Hot and cold deck shower in cockpit
  • Spinlock jammer banks for line holding
  • Custom pushpit modification to accommodate liferaft
  • Electric anchor winch with handheld remote control
  • Upgraded stainless steel anchor (35kg) and chain

Interior & Accommodation

Freebird benefits from upgraded cherry wood joinery and maple flooring to create a lovely light and bright interior, whilst retaining a classy finish.  Portofino leather upholstery finishes the interior off with a practical and sophisticated look.


  • L shaped saloon seating on the port side surrounds a large dining table.
  • Twin seating pouffes add additional seating
  • Large sofa on starboard side 
  • Twin large hull windows, overhead hatches and coachroof windows allow plenty of light to enter the saloon
  • Storage cupboards
  • TV mounted on main bulkhead (see AV section for full details)


  • Seriously impressive U shaped galley design
  • Moulded Corian galley surface
  • 130 litre twin access fridge
  • Additional front opening freezer
  • Three burner hob with gas oven
  • Miele microwave
  • Built in coffee machine
  • Extensive storage cupboards and drawers

Navigation Station

  • Forward facing chart table with chart storage drawer
  • Lifting lid chart table storage
  • Navigators seat with storage
  • Instrument panel and switching

Forward Cabin

  • Owner's suite forward
  • Large Island bed with mattress upgrade and under bed storage
  • Ensuite heads with shower and electric heads upgrade
  • Vanity desk
  • Tall wardrobe plus storage cupboards and drawers

aft cabins

  • Two large double aft cabins
  • Wardrobe & additional cupboard storage space
  • Heads/Shower room to port side 
  • Electric heads upgrade
  • Shower cubicle

Navigation Equipment

  • Raymarine E120 wide at cockpit table
  • Raymarine E90 wide at chart table
  • 4 x Raymarine multi displays at helm positoons
  • Raymarine 4kw radar on mast
  • Raymarine AIS 500
  • Raymarine Autopilot system
  • Raymarine VHF with speaker at chart table and cockpit

Machinery & Propulsion

  • Volvo D3-110 Engine (only 577 hours)
  • Shaft drive
  • 3 blade folding propellor
  • Fischer Panda 6000i generator
  • Ecosistems watermaker
  • Air conditioning throughout interior (3 units - 26,000 BTU)
  • Retractable bow thruster

Rig & Sails


  • Selden keel stepped mast with 3 sets of spreaders
  • Selden carbon park avenue boom
  • Selden Furlex forestay system
  • Harken Y track system to create lower main sail stack
  • Hydraulic backstay tensioner
  • Spinnaker pole
  • Deck gear for spinnaker pole
  • Additional toerail padeyes


  • UK Sails - Tapedrive Main sail
  • UK Sails - Tapedrive Self tacking jib
  • UK Sails - Tapedrive 105% Genoa
  • Gennaker equipment package including halyard, sheets and blocks
  • North Sails Gennaker

Electrical Systems

  • 12v domestic battery system
  • 230v shore power system
  • Domestic battery capacity - 4 x 150ah
  • Engine start battery - 1 x 80ah
  • Bow thruster battery set
  • Combi inverter/charger - 3000 watt inverter with 120 amp charger
  • Water, fuel and battery gauges
  • Dedicated battery monitor
  • Hot water tank - heater from shore power immersion or engine/generator operation

Audio Visual

  • Large LED TV mounted on main bulkhead
  • DVD player mounted at chart table
  • Stereo system with internal and external speakers

Plumbing & Tankage

  • Water tank
  • Fuel tank
  • Hot & Cold water
  • Cockpit shower
  • Ecosistems Watermaker

Canvas work

  • Sprayhood with stainless steel frame
  • Bimini with stainless steel frame
  • Cockpit cushions

Safety Equipment

  • Liferaft in canister on pushpit
  • Horseshoe

Additional Equipment

  • Blind set for hatches
  • Stainless steel chafe strips on toerail under mooring cleats
  • Additional mid ships mooring cleats
  • Fenders
  • Mooring lines
  • Flagpole

Please Note:

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.

General note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as life rafts, Epirbs, fire extinguishers and flares etc. are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on-board as part of the sale of a used vessel may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owner's specific needs.

Whilst we make best effort to obtain documentation from Vendors it is advisable to check what is available before travelling to view or making an offer.

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Hamble Office

Tel: +44 23 8045 5714

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Chandlery Building,
Hamble Point Marina ,
GB, SO31 4NB

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The above illustrations are not contractually binding. The financial information contained herein is for information purposes only (by way of example) and may be subject to change by the provider, General Yachting and Leisure Finance Limited. Michael Schmidt & Partner Limited is a Introducing Broker not a Lender and is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Terms and conditions apply. Any loans will be subject to a customer approval, a satisfactory affordability assessment and a good credit history. A security will be placed over your boat in the form of a mortgage. Your boat may therefore be at risk if you do not keep up the repayments on your loan.