£ 84,995
Dufour - 40 Performance
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Dufour - 40 Performance

Sailing BoatsRacing BoatsDufour40 Performance

The Dufour 40 Performance is a spacious and well laid out fast cruising yacht. "Thirty Something" has had two owners from new and lightly used over the years. She is the three cabin, two heads version. Presented in great condition she is a must to view. Viewing by appointment at our Suffolk Office (IP10 0LN) - - Phone number removed -

Twin double aft cabin, owners fore cabin version offering up to 8 berths in three cabins plus saloon, with 6'3" max. headroom. Up forward there is a double V berth with seat to starboard, large hanging locker and storage areas. En suite heads compartment to port with shower area, Jabsco marine toilet wash basin and storage lockers. Moving into the saloon, which consists of a C-shaped seating area to port, large folding saloon table with bottle stowage and settee seating to starboard and lots of eye level lockers for easily accessed storage. The galley is to the port aft and equipped with an Eno cooker with 2-burners, grill and oven, twin large stainless steel sinks, large refrigerator and ample storage and good work space. The forward facing chart table is opposite to starboard, with chart storage, navigation equipment and distribution panel. The second heads is behind the chart table fitted with an Jabsco marine toilet, washbasin, shower and storage. Two double cabins aft to port and starboard are both fitted with hanging lockers and stowage, opening portlight to cockpit. There is pressurised hot and cold water system throughout via calorifier and immersion heater. Eberspacher diesel heating system. Additional shore power sockets with inverter fitted for power whilst underway. Blue cotton saloon upholstery. Teak and holly sole boards throughout. Oceanair screens on all opening hatches.
Mechanical Systems
Located under the companionway stairs is the Volvo D2 55B, 4 cylinder, 55hp diesel engine. Indirect cooling via a heat exchanger. Sail drive to a Gori 3 bladed folding prop (age unknown on diaphragm). 160 litre fuel capacity. 6.5kn cruising speed. 7.5kn maximum speed. Regularly serviced by the local Volvo dealers. Sidepower SR80/135 retractable bowthruster.
Electrical Systems
Two 12 volt 100AH domestic batteries (2017) One 12 volt 100AH engine start battery (2017) One 12 volt 100AH bowthruster battery (2017) Alternator charging Cristec battery management system 240 volt system with ring mains Immersion heater
Spars & Sails
9/10 fractionally rigged sloop. Sparcraft silver anodised mast and boom. Double spreader, deck stepped mast. Sparcraft rod kicker. Stainless steel standing rigging (2004) with manual backstay tensioner. Harken headsail furling system. Removable bow sprit. Harken mainsheet track on cockpit sole with adjustable traveller. Spinnaker pole & deck fittings. Two Harken 48 self-tailing 2-speed sheet winches. Two Harken 44 self-tailing 2-speed halyard winches. Slab reefing to mainsail. Mainsail (Vectran) - fully battened - Quantum - 2009 Genoa (Spectra) - Dolphin - 2008 Spinnaker - Sanders - used twice Asymmetric with Selden top-down furler - good
Deck Equipment
Delta anchor with chain & warp Quick electric windlass Stackpack mainsail cover with lazyjacks Sprayhood Binnacle cover Halyard bags Cockpit cushions Bathing platform Boarding ladder Various fenders and warps Yard cradle Full winter cover Zodiac FR285 Acti-v inflatable dinghy Honda BF 2.3hp outboard Outboard davit
Navigation Equipment
Plastimo steering compass Raymarine depth instrument (autohelm series) Raymarine speed/log instrument (autohelm series) Raymarine wind instrument (autohelm series) Raymarine E80 chartplotter with integrated radar at helm Raymarine Autohelm Icom DSC VHF with command mic AIS receiver/transponder Garmin GP72 handheld GPS Various electronic charts Various paper charts Clock & barometer Deck and masthead level navigation lights
Safety Equipment
Fire extinguishers Fire blanket Gas alarm Jackstays Cockpit harness points Various harnesses Lifejackets Decklight Horseshoe lifebuoy Floating light Plastimo Liferaft (due service) Emergency tiller Manual bilge pump Electric bilge pump First aid kit Radar reflector
Dufour 40 built by Dufour in 2004 to a design by Umberto Felci. White GRP hull and superstructure. Teak laid decks, cockpit sole and seats. Hand laminated hull and injection moulded deck. Iron fin keel. Large wheel steering to a spade hung rudder. Self draining cockpit with lowering transom seat for easy access. Hull epoxied in 2017. Last surveyed in 2007 with all recommendations done.
The company normally acts as broker for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute a part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part.
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SubcategoryRacing Boats
Mooring CountryUnited Kingdom
Year built2004
Sales statussold
LOA12.34 m/40 ft
Length12.34 m/40 ft
Width3.91 m/13 ft
Engine manufacturervolvo penta
KW55.0 hp
Fuel Capacity160 liter
Fresh water capacity165 liter
No. of cabins3
No. of berths4
WC & bathrooms2
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