30' Lyle Hess Cutter "Telesis" for sale

The 30’ Lyle Hess cutter (Telesis) is for sale.

She is a sister ship to Lynn and Larry’s boat Talesin. Built in Costa Mesa CA. by Kit Cooney and launched in 1991. Mahogany strip planked with edge fastening and epoxy.
Laminated frames, Bronze floors, Bronze keel bolts and fastenings. Lead keel
1/2” teak deck over plywood recently refastened and caulked. Teak interior with birds-eye maple panels. Sails are original, but in good shape; unused newer drifter.

I have photos and an equipment list i can send if you are interested.

Telesis is moored in Newport Beach, California.


A friend of mine called on this and was informed the boat is sold.

I am in the middle of closing on a sale of this boat; however the purchase has not yet concluded.

Ok, thanks for the clarification. Let us know if this sale falls through.

The sale of Telesis did close today. Thank you for your interest.