Without a doubt one of the best, if not the best condition Nicholson 32 afloat today. Every inch of her hull, her internal fit out, her electrical and mechanical systems have been inspected/replaced with no expense spared. She boasts a BRAND NEW Beta B35 inboard diesel along with new stern gear and propeller. Her mast has been stripped back, repainted, new mast steps and 2018, used once standing rigging. Her interior has been stripped, painted, varnished, new headliningings and a Wallas hob installed.
This 'go anywhere' yacht can be sailed short handed and is capable of extended periods afloat.
Vessel is powered by a brand new Beta B35 inboard diesel engine. This has recently been installed along with new engine bearers, Sigmadrive shaft coupling, stern tube, shaft and propeller. Engine has test run hours only and has no vibration whatsoever.
Engine is housed beneath the companionway/galley worktops. Engine space has been cleaned, painted and has been fitted with new sea water intake valves, pipework, anti siphon and fuel prefilter. There is even a tray to collect any unwanted spills and drips during filter changes.
12/240V systems with a bank of 2x12V switched batteries.NEW 12V switch panel with illuminating toggles at chart/navigation area. 12V cigarette style sockets. All wiring has been replaced over the last 4 years. New internal lighting with LED power saving bulbs.
Shore power with RCD.
Raymarine colour plotter (2021)
Icom M-411 DSC VHF
25lb CQR anchor with 50 metres of chain
15 Kg Danforth
Manual Lofrans Royal anchor winch
Navigation lights including masthead Tri-colour
Horseshoe lifebuoy and light
Manual bilge pump
Electric bilge pump
Fire extinguishers x 2
First Aid Kit
Hydrovane wind steering
Fenders and warps
Clock & Barometer set
Spars and Rigging:
Sloop rigged, keel stepped aluminium painted mast.
Detachable inner forestay
Stainless steel standing rigging last replaced 2018 but used on sail north before lifting out and unstepping mast.
Braid on braid running rigging replaced 2022
New mast steps, mast gaiter, Hawk antenna and masthead tricolour
New main sheet track installed 2021
Spinnaker track on mast.
Furlex roller furling system
Slab reefing main - Laundered and checked 2022
Furling genoa - Laundered, checked and New UV 2022
All winches stripped, serviced and re-chromed
Below decks is bright, clean and has many improvements made that will enhance your comfort on board whilst maintaining the DNA of what is considered a classic.
Inside has been fully stripped back with fresh paint and varnish applied. Several improvements made in the way of storage, access and comfort.
All new upholstery with attractive fabrics. Double berth conversion in saloon takes seconds and has clever storage solutions below.
All interior wiring, switch panels have been replaced and all light fittings changed to LED.
Sliding door from the saloon gives access to the spacious double berth in forward cabin. with opening deck hatch for light and ventilation.
Two single berths in saloon port side and another on the starboard side.
Heads with Jabsco marine toilet with wet locker behind. Opposite is a wash hand basin with dish drainer above in the cupboard. This cleverly drains to the same overboard fitting.
Cabin heating provided by the Wallas stove and the Taylors multi-fuel stove.
The revamped galley is situated on the port side and is equipped with a Wallas hob. Lots of storage for ambient provisions. Large cool box with lid, Extended preparation areas.
This Nicholson 32 MKIV, designed by Camper & Nicholson and built by Halmatic in Portsmouth in 1965.
The hull topsides have been painted to a very high standard and finished in smart blue coveline stripes. Well laid out cockpit with recently painted locker interiors and newly installed locker lids. White painted super structure with painted deck panels.
Foredeck with mooring cleats and re-chromed bollard. Slightly raised bulwarks topped in teak strip.
New traveller system and forehatch. Internal mahogany and teak finished joinery..
Lead ballasted long keel with varnished tiller steering.
Aires wind vane transom mounted steering.
For a full, detailed specification with additional photographs and direct contact details for the listing office visit our website
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.
Unless otherwise stated on the specification sheet the following presumptions are made
Sail drive and shaft seals are more than 5 years of age
Fuel and gas hoses and regulators are over 5 years old
Standing rigging and sails are more than 10 years old
NOTE - Please ring our offices prior to visiting, as the boat may be unavailable for viewing or located at a different marina.
Due to location, viewings are by prior arrangement only. This vessel is ashore and access is via a ladder.
To arrange a viewing please call David or Matt on 0191 272 9086