Moody S38 - 1996 - £87,950
The Moody S38 is one of Bill Dixon's best designs. A perfect cruising yacht with good performance and acres of room below. This is the three cabin two head version and also has the shoal draft 1.5m/4'11" keel.
She is in good condition having had significant renewals within the past 12 months including new standing rigging and a new heating system June 2017. While Seacocks and the saildrive diaphragm were renewed in December 2016. She was also refitted by a previous owner in 2011 for blue water cruising with new sails in 2011, re-built engine in 2011.
Volvo Penta MD2040 40HP diesel engine.
Saildrive to Feathering propeller
Engine driven alternator charging batteries:
One 12v 135AH engine start battery and 2 X 12v 135AH domestic batteries
Some Engine spares
Renewals carried out 2016/2017:
Saildrive Diaphragm Changed in December 2016
Several seacocks and skin fittings changed as required December 2016
New Eberspacher Heater unit with 7 day timer control Spring 2017
New wire standing rigging Summer 2017
Sloop rig with aluminium alloy mast & boom
Stainless steel standing rigging (New in Summer 2017)
Alloy Spinnaker pole
Selden Rodkicker/vang with gas assistance
Roller furling Headsail system
All control lines led back to cockpit
Mainsail (New in 2011 - Used 2 seasons only)
Roller furling Genoa (New in 2011 - Used 2 seasons only)
Cruising chute with snuffer (New in 2011 - Used a handful of times)
Spare mainsail & genoa in good condition
Three cabin and two heads layout. Sleeps nine in three cabins plus saloon Mahogany interior wood finish Blue upholstery Teak and holly wood flooring and Cabin heating throughout
FORWARD CABIN: Double berth surrounded by high level cupboards, Hanging locker & vanity unit. Ensuite heads compartment with Sea toilet, Wash basin and Shower.
SALOON: Settee to port with trotter box to make a single berth, U-Shaped settee to starboard which can be converted into a double berth, Drop leaf dining table with internal bottle storage. Stowage cupboards behind the settees port & starboard, Clock and Barometer set on forward bulkhead, Radio/CD player & TV antenna
GALLEY: Neptune 2000 two burner gas cooker with oven and grill, 12v fridge with freezer compartment, Microwave, Twin stainless steel sink with pressurised H&C water supply. Waste bin with inset cover at aft end of central worktop island.
NAV AREA: Forward facing full size chart table to port with seat & stowage under, 12v and 240v control panels.
AFT HEADS COMPARTMENT: Large heads compartment behind the chart table with doors to both saloon and port aft cabin. Sea toilet with holding tank (Fitted 2011) Shower area, Wash basin.
TWO AFT CABINS: Two large aft cabins with good headroom, Ample Hanging lockers and cupboards, Underberth storage
AT CHART TABLE:
Raymarine RL70C chart plotter
Raymarine SL70C Radar/chartplotter
Autohelm Multi Display (Speed/Depth/Wind/Heading)
Autohelm Navcentre 600 SeaTalk display & controller
ICS Nav4 Navtex Plus
DSC/VHF Vertex Standard VM-3500E
Raymarine 6000+ autopilot with control head at helm
Raymarine ST60 Tridata (speed, log and depth)
Autohelm windspeed and direction
Autohelm GPS repeater display
Stainless steel twin bow roller
35lb CQR anchor with 35 metres of chain and 35 metres of warp
Manual Anchor Windlass
Two bow cleats Two spring cleats Two stern cleats
Fenders & mooring warps
GENERAL DECK EQUIPMENT
Full Cockpit tent enclosure (New in 2015) with removable rear & side panels
Aluminium toe rail, Stainless steel guard wires
Pulpit and pushpit with Split stern guard rail and opening transom allowing easy access down to bathing platform, or ashore if berthed stern to.
Sprayhood & Dodgers
Lewmar mainsheet traveller and Lewmar genoa cars
Stern Stainless Steel arch providing mounting position for Radar Scanner, TV Antenna, Stern Light and inflated dinghy stowage.
Manual and electric bilge pumps
Mast mounted Radar reflector
Seago 6 man liferaft in coachroof mounted cradle
Two horseshoe lifebuoys
Four manual fire extinguishers
Plastimo LPG Gas Alarm