Nicholson 32 MK III for sale. New to the market "Barada" is a solid ocean going cruising yacht. Built in 1963 by Halmatic for Camper and Nicholson's, this is a traditional style yacht, with beautiful lines and lovely overhangs, yet with an interior with decent head height.
If you are in the market for a proven design capable of Ocean Sailing and looking to do so on a modest budget, Barada should certainly be considered. Barada is well equipped and set up for short handed or solo sailing.
Below decks, Barada is a comfortable yacht, the owner has lavished care and attention on the boat and she has benefitted from significant upgrades and refurbishments.
In the brokers opinion, this is a great boat, excellent value for money and only for sale as the owner is looking to upgrade to a larger yacht.
Boat is afloat in the "Pond" at Walton-on-the-Naze.
Barada was purchased by her current owner in 2008 with the intention of ocean sailing on a budget, for which she proved to be extremely sea kindly. Barada completed an Atlantic circuit in 2010 and has since been rebuilt.
Originally built in 1963 by Halmatic of Porchester. Barada features a white GRP hull with blue GRP superstructure. original deck layout and bow section reinforced with large knees and additional ribs and stringers. Stainless steel plate inner forestay fitting. Long lead keel. Tiller steering. Rudder fittings replaced in 1994. Beta 30hp engine fitted 2012, 288hrs BQ4361 Tech drive transmission. 3 blade propeller and shaft, complete with new mounts professionally installed by a marine engineer.
Full sand down of hull and repaint.
Hull topsides repainted with two pack epoxy paint and deck and saloon by rank Halls and Sons (Walton-on-the-Naze) 2012Wood exterior and interior fully revarnished by halls in the same year.
With the last two years, the following works have been undertaken:
Deck and cockpit - all surrounding woodwork scraped, sanded and revarnished.
Toilet repaired and revarnished.
Inspection hatch repaired.
New bronze hull fitting
Rudder shoe pintle replaced.
Wind Vane self steering mechanism serviced.
Alteration for the drive belt Beta engine.Morse cockpit control repaired and serviced.
New saloon curtains, New saloon seat cushions.
New topping lift and mainsail reefing line.
New awning and sprayhood.
New inmate mainsail 2012
Trisail track fitted 2012.
New orange trysail, New orange dodgers
5 Berths in Two cabins
Toilet with Jabsco manual pump and sink
Stainless Steel two burner grill gas stove, new 2013.
Revarnished floors,doors and surround. Completely relined professionally by Halls boatyard. Interior of hull covered by 25mm single cell foam to prevent condensation.
Taylor's Parafin heater with small pressurized header tank.
All Interior lights LED fitted in 2012
In mast furling, Easy reef for mainsail, new selden boom 2005 with easy feeling system slide fitted to the boom.
Gold anodised Proctor masts and spars.
Selden Furlex 200s reefing system
Winches gib for spinnaker sheets x 2
Lewmar 40 winches x 2
Inmate mainsails 2012.
2 x working jibs furling new 2005,, hanked jib for inner forestay.
Storm jib, cruising chute
Spare Dolphin Sails mainsail
Relaced new trysail and new trysail track, new mainsheet
Raymarine C80 Plotter, takes SD Navionics electronic charts
ST 60 Instruments, wind, speed, depth, log, fluxgate compass
Phillips GPS 1995
Icom digital VHF radio 2012
Aries bronze and stainless type 4 wind vane, with spare vanes.
Simrad TP35 tiller autohelm.
3 x Fire extinguishers
Two whales bilge pumps in cockpit
Cantilever anchor and chain support
Simpson Lawrence double action windlass
Spray Hood, Dodgers, sun awning.
Honda 4 stroke 2.3 outboard.
Set of Flares (out of date)
Aquair wind and towing generator.
Full canvas deck cover
"Tinkertramp" liferaft/tender with sailing rig.
The Company normally acts as broker for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. 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. E&OE.
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