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1979 Stuart 37

Lowestoft, Suffolk, United Kingdom

£34,950

The Stuart 37 was designed as a powerful, fast cruiser / racer with an excellent turn of speed and comfortable accommodation for up to eight in three cabins. This particular example has had many improvements in her current ownership including updated electronics, solar panels, Webasto heating and lots more.  A very nicely presented cruiser, easily handled by a crew of two and in extremely good condition for her age.

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Basic Boat Info

Price: £34,950
Make: Stuart
Model: 37
Year: 1979
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Stuart Yachts, Newhaven, Sussex
Construction: Fiberglass
Keel Type: Fin Keel

Dimensions

Length: 36'11 ft / 11.24 m
Length Overall: 37'1 ft / 11.30 m
Waterline Length: 31'7 ft / 9.63 m
Beam: 11'6 ft / 3.50 m
Max Draft: 6'7 ft / 2.01 m
Displacement: 6,350.29 kg
Ballast: 3,492.66 kg

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 3GM
  • Drive Type: SailDrive
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 27hp
  • Propeller Type: Folding
  • Year: 1996
  • Engine Hours: 600

Tanks

Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 68 L
Water Tanks: 2
Water Tank Capacity: 220 L

Other

Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Sail
Boat Class: Racers and Cruisers

Contact

Howard Ford
Howard Ford Marine Sales

Office

Howard Ford Marine Sales
Tidemill Yacht Harbour Tidemill Way
Woodbridge, Suffolk, GB, IP12 1BP
Tel:+44 (0)1394 385577
Disclaimer

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.



Accommodation

The accommodation offers up to eight berths in three cabins and saloon with 6' headroom.

Forward cabin with V Berth and storage below. Escape hatch to foredeck. Heads with Jabsco marine toilet to port and vanity unit with shower to starboard side. Comfortable saloon with U shaped dinette to starboard. Settee berth to port with storage above and below. Navigation area to port with chart table and seat. L shaped galley opposite with stainless steel sink with cold water supply, Taylors two burner LPG cooker with oven and grill, Frigoboat refrigerated cool box and generous storage. Twin Aft cabins, port cabin with Jabsco marine toilet and vanity unit, starboard with hanging lockers. Cabin lighting. Webasto warm air diesel heating. Teak and Holly flooring. Pipework in situ to reinstate hot water if required.

Mechanical Systems

Located abaft the companionway Yanmar 3GM 28hp diesel engine (1996 and serviced annually). Raw water cooled. Electric start. Yanmar SD20 sail drive (1996) with Gori 2 blade folding propeller. Webasto diesel fired warm air heating.  Yacht was stored ashore for 8 years from engine installation and new rig in 1996 hence very low engine hours.

Alternator charging to 4 x 12V batteries (2019)

240 volt shore power with sockets

12/240 volt switch panels

Victron battery charger

2 x Solar panels and controller

Sails and Spars

Masthead rigged sloop. Eurospars/Sparcraft silver anodised aluminium mast and boom (1996). In-mast furling main. Sparcraft roller furling genoa. Stainless steel standing rigging (replaced 1996 and checked 2018) Terylene running rigging (1996). Removable inner forestay for storm jib. Spinnaker pole.

Mainsail - North Sails - Dacron (1996) - Very good

Genoa - North Sails (1996) - Dacron - Very good

Radial head spinnaker with snuffer - North Sails (1996) - Very good

Sails cleaned 2018

Deck Equipment

Lofrans Electric anchor windlass with up and down foot controls on deck.

CQR anchor with chain and warp

Stainless steel pulpit, pushpit, alloy stanchions and guard wires

Stainless steel boarding ladder

Spray hood

Various fenders and warps

Boat hook

Enkes 28ASC self-tailing primary winches x 2

Enkes 26ASC self-tailing secondary winches x 2

Enkes 20ASC self-tailing on coach roof x 1

Lewmar 24 on mast x 2

 

Navigation Equipment

Plastimo binnacle steering compass

Raymarine Wheel pilot (2016)

Raymarine VHF repeated to helm  (2016)

Garmin GPSmap 557 plotter (2016)

AIS

Garmin Wind speed direction indicator (2019)

Nexus depth sounder

Nexus log/boat speed

Sony Radio/CD player

Full navigation lights

Clock and barometer

Safety Equipment

Bilge pump 

Fire extinguishers x 3 (expiry date unknown)

Fire blanket

Emergency tiller

Construction

Built in 1979/80 by Stuart Yachts of Newhaven, Sussex to a design by Alex Stuart. White Awlgrip spray painted GRP hull with grey style lines. White GRP superstructure with moulded in non-slip to decks. Deep fin lead keel. Self draining cockpit with teak laid seating and stowage lockers.  Wheel steering to spade hung rudder.  Hull epoxied beneath water line (2000)

Comments

The Stuart 37 was designed as a powerful, fast cruiser / racer with an excellent turn of speed and comfortable accommodation for up to eight in three cabins. This particular example has had many improvements in her current ownership including updated electronics, solar panels, Webasto heating and lots more. A very nicely presented cruiser, easily handled by a crew of two and in extremely good condition for her age. Viewing by appointment only through Howard Ford Marine Sales.

Disclaimer

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.


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