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1974 Nautor Swan 41 for sale in Italy

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
1974 Nautor Swan 41 for sale in Italy

1974 Nautor Swan 41 for sale in Italy

A wonderful example of the Sparkman & Stephens Swan 41, ‘Something for us’ is ready for new owners to enjoy and sail her.

This 1974 Swan 41 was hull no.20 of 61 produced between 1973-1977. She has benefitted from continual maintenance throughout her life including a new Perkins 80Hp engine in 1990, extensive refit in 2007-2008 including an overhaul of engine and a new teak deck. In 2014 the electric system was replaced and Osmosis treatment which was undertaken in 2004.

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1977 Nautor Swan 47 for sale in Salerno, Italy

Tuesday, February 26th, 2019
1977 Nautor Swan 47 for sale in Salerno, Italy

1977 Nautor Swan 47 for sale in Salerno, Italy

‘Grampus’ is an S&S Nautor Swan 47 Mark I. This gives her a larger master cabin compared to the Mark II version.

The Sparkman & Stephens Swan 47 is a very powerful sailing yacht with impeccable sea manners and performance, especially upwind. In her current configuration she is easily handled by 2 or more crew.

This Nautor Swan 47 has benefitted from continual maintenance and upgrades throughout its life, including an engine rebuild in 2017, new Mase generator in 2001, new electronics in 2011, new sails in 2011, a new water maker in 2008 to name just a few items.

Owner’s comments:

A great boat that navigates in an impeccable, fast and manageable way. Add the comfort of a new power generator, a desalinator, a motorised furler, a new teak deck with a thickness of 12mm. The Yanmar engine has also been totally renewed with a new shaft line. Propeller Max-Prop.

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1974 Sparkman & Stephens 34 for sale in Latvia

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
1974 Sparkman & Stephens 34 for sale in Latvia

1974 Sparkman & Stephens 34 for sale in Latvia

A Sparkman & Stephens 34 classic yacht  – a top design by Olin Stephens of Sparkman & Stephens fame.

GRP hull with renovated wooden top and cabin using woods such as Iroko, Kumaru, Jatoba and Merbau, this yacht has legendary sea-keeping qualities due to the design of its hull.

This Sparkman and Stephens yacht benefits from a 2,500 kg lead keel making it very sea-worthy and stable.  This particular yacht has had much refurbishment work over recent years.  Comes equipped with a full suit of sails and a larger-than-standard Beta Marine Kubota 28 bhp diesel engine with a recent new ZF gearbox (only about 30 hours use).

A highly sought-after design this yacht is well equipped with everything working as it should and is ready to sail.

This design was conceived as the perfect cruiser/racer to RORC specifications and production has recently been re-started in Australia.

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Gorgeous S&S 1968 Nautors Swan 36 now for sale in Sweden

Thursday, May 30th, 2013

Classic Sparkman & Stephens Swan 36 from 1968, a true gem of a yacht and rare to find. Only 90 were built between 1967 and 1970. The early designs of the Swan Yachts combined a strong fiberglass hull a luxurious interior with features that were then current in successful racing boats, such as the separation of the skeg-hung rudder from the keel.

Gorgeous S&S 1968 Nautors Swan 36 now for sale in Sweden

Gorgeous S&S 1968 Nautors Swan 36 now for sale in Sweden

Designed by Sparkman & Stephens the Swan 36 had immediate acclaim and won may yacht races the boat featured a traditional layout, having a double cabin forward, with further berths in the saloon and aft of the navigation table. The galley is fully equipped, and ample room for stowage beneath the cockpit.

Owners comments;

All plastic surfaces in the cockpit repainted in 1995. Fall 1996 blasted bottom, 7 months of indoor storage in the heat. Then epoxy coated bottom.

The boat deck completely renovated in 2012. New divinycell and new plastic coated däck. Repainted superstructure and deck

This is great opportunity to buy such a classic timeless yacht.

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1986 Crossbow 40 Cutter Riged Sloop now available

Friday, March 8th, 2013

This Crossbow 40 Cutter Riged Sloop was designed by Angelos Lavranos (Angus Primrose and Sparkman Stephens trained) was designed as a serious centre cockpit blue water sailing boat.

1986 Crossbow 40 Cutter Riged Sloop now available

1986 Crossbow 40 Cutter Riged Sloop now available

Repainted this year with Hempel Multicoat.

She sleeps six in two state rooms and two additional berths forward and has two heads. Her aft owners cabin with en-suite heads, settee and chest of drawers is very palatial.

Her saloon has a divided area for safety in a sea way and she has good sized chart table.

Her galley which is under the port cockpit is good sized and very useable.

Powered by a  Volvo MD22L 50hp which was completely rebuilt in 2011 with only a few hundred hours. Every thing that could wear in an engine was replaced so this is virtully a new engine.

For the serious cruising enthusiast, this Crossbow 40 Cutter Riged Sloop benefits from a comprehensive sail wardrobe, domestic batteries [new 2010], 400 watt Air marine wind generator, Force 10 stove, Radar, AIS [new 2011], SSB, Autopilot, Radio,CD MP3 player and electric anchor windlass.

Owners Comment:

‘This boat is very satisfying to sail, reasonably fast with a dry comfortable motion I felt very safe when I single handed her across the N. Atlantic in 2010, direct N.Carolina to Scotland.

I had inetnded to keep her for further adventures but have decided to sell to free up funds so I can continue  my sailing in a smaller craft.’

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