I'm also on old house renovation! 5yrs in now nearly there. I sailed a heck of a lot north Wales in small stuff then last few years yachts. Spose a newbie but felt like I grew up on water
holiday home on the beach from when i was 2 weeks old till it fell apart when i was early 20's. 20 years on sailed BVI's and Greece
(2weeks ago) with Sunsail 37 & 36ft and a 37 for a weekend in portsmouth. Best mate has a proper oldie moored at Falmouth but a 4hr drive from south Cheshire. On YouTube search for S8ilor that's me only set it up mid week it shows some clips and stills.