German Frers Swan 40 from 2001 with 2 owners from new – just reduced (July 2017) to encourage an early sale. The owner has a new yacht arriving and would like to free up the pontoon. This is your opportunity.
'Sailing perfection' - this yacht is 100% stunning. We cannot sing enough about her quality & condition. Swan are renowned for their Rolls Royce build quality and design. This yacht has been loved and cared for to the highest level we have seen. Located in Plymouth, UK and ready for ocean sailing she has a great specification which includes; Heating, good sail wardrobe, upgraded electronics, unmarked interior woodwork & upholstery, 2 heads, holding tank, carbon spinnaker pole, downwind sails (asymmetric & symmetric), teak decks in fantastic condition, electric windlass, all over winter cover and much more. The boat has not been campaigned as a race boat (apart from the odd gentleman's race), and the bilges are as clean as the exterior. Please call our office to discuss this boat in more detail - we have high resolution pictures, let us know if you would like a copy.
White hull - in beautiful condition
Dark blue cavita and boot top
Teak deck throughout - in immaculate condition
No extended periods in strong UV
Launched April 2017 for the season with fresh antifoul and anodes
Nanni 4.150 HE 26.8 kW (35 HP) at 3,000 rpm.
Valves ground, heat exchanger replaced and glow plugs replaced Spring 2016.
Service battery alternator modified for serpentine belt (2012) and alternators serviced Spring 2016
Three blade Featherstream feathering prop (2015).
Spurs shaft rope cutter (refurbed 2015).
Separ fuel filter
Shore power, 220V 25A 50Hz, including land connection cable, polarity alarm, main switch and outlets.
Mastervolt Chargemaster 12/35 battery charger (2016)
Six 2 volt service battery cells and starter battery (2012).
Battery capacity meter.
LED Tricolour and anchor masthead light with strobe. (2010).
One bulkhead light in saloon
Freshwater tank gauges.
Fuel tank gauges.
Sony stereo radio/CD player in aft cabin with switching for cockpit / saloon speakers.
Two loudspeakers in cockpit.
Eberspacher hot air heating all areas.
Electric bilge pump with automatic float switch (2009).
Pressurised fresh water system.
2 X fresh water tanks under port & starboard bunks (stainless steel)
2 x fuel tanks (port & starboard) - under sole floor - stainless steel
Holding tank in stbd aft lazerette - stainless steel
Hot water capacity is 22litres - heated by engine & 240V shore power
Mast and rigging was last unsteped for inspection during winter 2014/15.
Rod rigging (New 2010).
Babystay with Wichard ratchet turnbuckle.
Three spreader aluminium mast and boom.
Footsteps to starboard side of mast.
Harken system A CB mast track (2010).
Carbon spinnaker pole housed on deck (2010).
Aluminium spinnaker pole (currently in store).
Removable Kevlar inner forestay with Wichard ratchet turnbuckle, stored at mast when not in use (2010).
Trysail track (2010).
Navtec hydraulics system for backstay and boom vang (full service 2015).
Full set of running rigging, two spinnaker halyards, pole uplift and downhaul, main halyard, genoa halyard, working jib halyard, spinnaker guys and sheets, Kevlar checkstays, barber hauler.
North 3DL mainsail (2010).
North 3DL genoa (2010).
North mainsail (Radian) 2015.
North furling genoa (Norlam) (2014).
North IRC sized HWJ with one reef (2012).
North light symmetrical spinnaker (2010).
North 1.5oz heavy asymmetric spinnaker (2010).
Westaway 0.9 oz symmetrical spinnaker (2009).
Storm jib (2010).
Dark blue coaming stripe.
Teak side decks, and teak on centreline recess.
Lewmar winch package (six) as per Swan 40 standard specification
Lofrans Airon electric anchor windlass recessed in locker below the foredeck hatch, complete with hand held switch, stainless hawse, rubber lined chain box with manual drain pump.
Floating Harken genoa car system with two lead blocks and jammers.
Floating Harken working jib car system with one lead block and appropriate turning blocks. (2010).
Amidships mooring cleats.
Bespoke deck fitting on foredeck to set the Kevlar inner forestay. (2010).
Swimming platform in transom complete with gate.
Customised electronics pod complete with Raymarine I70 multi and P70 autopilot control (2013).
Four Raymrine I60 repeaters: wind, close hauled wind, depth and speed on aft bulkhead in cockpit (2015).
Raymarine ST60 multi at chart table.
Raymarine I70 multi at helm position (2013).
Raymarine SPX30 autohelm with P70 control head linked to Type 2 hydraulic ram (2013).
Garmin 4008 colour chart plotter (2010).
N Europe and Azores electronic charts for Garmin plotter.
Furuno NX-300 Navtex.
Digital AIT 1000 class B AIS transponder with independent antenna and GPS and overlay onto chart plotter (2010)
Echomax RTE (2010).
VHF Furuno with handset at chart table and cockpit with cockpit speaker.
Windex with light.
On long voyages the owner also use a laptop running Seapro linked to the AIS transponder, instruments and an Iridium Satphone for weather grib files and emails. (Telephone not included in sale, but cabling and antenna to remain)
Teak interior woodwork in stunning condition
Blue upholstery - Aqua Nova blue fabric throughout (2009).
Aft cabin with large double berth on the starboard side
Aft cabin with en-suite heads
Small vanity unit/home office desk
Galley to port with fridge (large front loading)
Force 10 3 burner cooker
Corian covers for the twin sinks.
Standby foot pump for fresh water at galley double sink
Navigation station to starboard with recessed electronics, large chart table and double seat.
Saloon with two settees, pilot berth to port and lockers and bookshelves to starboard.
Folding dining table with protective cover.
Forecabin with extra upper lockers on both sides.
Full winter cover (2011).
Large spray hood over the aft cockpit (2014).
Small spray hood over the main companionway (2014).
Cover for steering wheel and pedestal (2014).
Jackstay safety lines (webbing).
1 CQR anchor, 20m chain with deck clamps.
Two horseshoe lifebouys with lights fitted on pushpit.
Two fire extinguishers and one fire blanket.
Warps and fenders.
Danbouy and light.