Sailing BoatsBlue Water CruisersDufour34E Performance
The Dufour 34E Performance is a fantastic combination of cruising comfort and exciting performance. NOW AVAILABLE AT OUR VERY SPECIAL SUMMER DISCOUNT PRICE TO MAKE WAY FOR NEW STOCK. ORIGINAL ASKING PRICE WAS £59,950. WE ARE NOW OFFERING HER AT £49,950. ABSOLUTE BARGAIN! Her design is unique as she really does offer something for everyone, along with plenty of style! One of the best fast cruising designs that came out of the Dufour yard. Now ashore with Sea Ventures in Swanwick, "Venustus" is a lot of boat for not a lot of money that will give many happy seasons to come. PART EXCHANGE enquiries welcome.
Boat Name: VENUSTUS Year: 2008 Builder: R. King / JW Marine Designer: Andrew Stewart Engine: Volvo Penta D1-30 Wheel steering with single blade rudder Location: Swanwick Marina ashore
LOA: 34 ft 9 in / 10.59m LWL: 33 ft 9 in / 10.33m Beam: 11 ft 5 in / 3.48m Max Draft: 6 ft 3 in / 1.92m Displacement: 5864 kg
Volvo Penta D1-30 28.4hp Sail drive Engine hours: 2045 Tankage: Fuel capacity: 85 litres Water: 310 litres Holding tank
3 x 70 amp/hr batteries 1 x 12v outlet Switch panel with thermal breakers Shore power cable CD player / FM radio
16kg Danforth anchor + 10m chain + 35m warp Stainless steel standing rigging Most control lines led aft via clutches 2 x winch handles Rope tidy Spinnaker pole and spinnaker rigging Leather steering wheel (0.9m radius) + cover Clip on points in cockpit Teak cockpit seating Shower at transom Jackstay deck safety lines 2 x gas bottles Mooring warps + 6 x fenders
Mainsail: Tri-radial 8.11 warp drive Dacron by Jeckells (2014) 1 x full batten at the top and 3 x 3/4 battens + 2 x reefs Genoa: Tri-radial 8.11 warp drive Dacron by Jeckells, UV strip, padded luff for furling, tell tales Spinnaker: 0.75 Spinnaker with lines and pole
1 x cabin forward with double V-berth 2 x double aft cabins Hanging locker in each cabin Saloon midships with 2 x berth / settees - ivory leather upholstery Sleeps a maximum 8 persons overnight
Saloon with settees / berths and saloon table with 8 x bottle storage in centre folding table Navigation station with chart table and light Galley with 2-burner hob and oven + crash bar Double sink with hot & cold pressurised water system 12v top loading fridge Waste bin Separate heads compartment with marine w.c. and holding tank Wash basin and shower unit
Navigation and steaming lights Garmin GP Map450 chart plotter Raymarine ST60 wind, log and depth Icom VHF DSC fixed radio Barometer
Directions to Sea Ventures Swanwick
By Car from M27 coming from the West: Leave M27 at junction 8, and turn right at the roundabout at the bottom of the slip road, signposted Hamble A3024 At the next (Tesco) roundabout, take the 1st exit onto A27/Providence Hill Continue for about 1.0 mile then turn right into Swanwick Marina at traffic lights. By Car from M27 coming from the East: Leave M27 at junction 9, and turn left at the roundabout at end of slip road Turn right at next roundabout, signposted Hamble A27 Continue along A27 for about 3 miles, turn left into Swanwick Marina at traffic lights. Sea Ventures are in an office overlooking the marina By Rail: Nearest station is Bursledon on the Southampton – Portsmouth line Nearest mainline is Southampton Airport on the main London – Southampton line
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. It is not guaranteed that the safety gear listed on the specification comes within the manufacturer's safety guidelines i.e. expiry dates and servicing and is therefore sold as is.
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