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£ 38,000
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Biscay - 36

Sailing BoatsBiscayModel 36United Kingdom
Biscay 36, Built 1978. A rare opportunity to purchase one of these fantastic bluewater cruiser cruising yachts with only 29 ever built. This particular example has benefitted from numerous upgrades during her current ownership since 2014 making her ready for her next adventure. Yanmar 3YM30, 29hp diesel engine new and installed 2010, New shaft seal and cutlass bearing, Full osmosis treatment on underwater profile 2017, All seacocks replaced 2017, Sleeps 2 in 1, 1 in quarter berth and cabin plus 2 in saloon. Currently lying in Falmouth, Cornwall.

Dimensions Details

Cockpit Position: Aft

Construction Details

Hull Shape: Monohull
Additional Information:
White GRP hull
Light Grey Non-Slip GRP Deck
Off White GRP superstructure
Teak cockpit seating
Gas installation (2 camping gas bottles) professionally checked (2014)
Through hull fitting for alternative outside use of 13kg gas bottle (2014)
Fore hatch re-bedded
Full osmosis treatment of underwater ship
Hull stone grit blasted to bare GRP
Faired with Awlgrip epoxy filler in two steps
Sealed with two layers of gel protect epoxy
Painted with Primacon
All 9 seacocks replaced with bronze valves and fittings 2017
(except 1/2” water inlet in Galley which is all DZR)
New Bronze through-hull fitting for port side cockpit drain valve (was DZR)

Tank Details
Fuel: 260 ltrs/ph
Water: 480


Navigation Aids
Autopilot: Autohelm 5000 connected to rudder stock
Compass: Sestrel magnetic, on binnacle
Speed Log: Trailing Log (electric)
Depth: Horizon Depth Sounder
VHF: SILVA DSC + ICOM M31 Handheld
Additional Navigation Information:
Garmain 52 GPS


Sails Details
Mainsails: White Slab reefed (3 x reefs) mainsail, needs replacing
Genoa: White Roller Furling Genoa on Profurl Furler
Additional Information:
Sail covers

Rig Details
Rig Type: Sloop
Additional Information:
Aluminium Spars
Mast step repaired 2016
Mast refurbished 2016
Stainless steels standing rigging
New spinnaker pole

Winches Details
Genoa Sheet: 2 x Genoa Sheet Winches
Halyards: Mast mounted Halyard Winch
Spinnaker Sheet: 2 x Spinnaker Sheet Winches
Additional Information:
Covers for winches

Safety Equipment

Safety Equipment Details
No. Life Jackets: 2
Jack Stays: NO
No. Life Buoy: 1
No. Electric Bilge Pumps: 1
No. Manual Bilge Pumps: 1
Radar Reflector: NO
Emergency Tiller: NO
Gas Alarm: YES
No. Of Fire Extinguishers: 2
Additional Information:


Deck Equipment Details
Windlass Make: Electric Windlass
Anchor 1: Danforth Anchor with 40m, 8mm chain
Additional Information:
7 x Fenders
Folding Teak Cockpit Table
Cockpit Cushions
Bimini and Sprayhood
Full Winter Covers
Boarding Ladder


Electrics Details
On-board Voltage1: 12V
On-board Voltage2: 220V
On-board Voltage3:
Domestic Batteries: 110 Ah Service Domestic Battery
Engine Batteries: 110 Ah Engine Start Battery (2009)
Battery Charger Make: Battery Charger
Shore Power: YES
Solar Panels: Solar Panel
Additional Information:
Batteries may require replacing

Machinery Details
Engine Age: Replaced
Prop Type: Fixed
Drive Type: Shaft
Additional Information:
Yanmar 3YM30 29hp, Diesel Engine
Approx. 764hrs New and Installed 2010
Shaft drive to 3 blade prop
Yanmar w/ flexible coupling, D drive
New shaft seal and cutlass bearing 2017
New (Refurbished) raw water pump 2017
New propeller retaining nut and key 2017
Cruising 5 Knts Max. 7 Knts

No. of Doubles: 1
No. Singles: 3
No. Saloon Berths: 2
No. Heads: 1
Calorifier (Size/Make/Model): Hot and cold pressurised water
Cooker: Plastimo Cooker with oven and 2 x hobs
Entertainment System: Radio / MP3 player with speakers inside & one in cockpit
Additional Information:
Sleeps 2 in 1 cabin, 1 in Quarter berth and 2 in saloon
Forward double V-Berth with Infill
Heads between Saloon and forward cabin
Jabsco manual W/C new 2017
Walkthrough saloon with seating to port and starboard
Galley to starboard
Double stainless steel sink
Top loading fridge
Navigation station to port
Quarter berth aft of navigation station
Approx. 1.95m headroom
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Mooring CountryUnited Kingdom
Year built1978
Sales statusavailable
LOA10.97 m/36 ft
Length10.97 m/36 ft
Width3.35 m/11 ft
Draft1.83 m/6 ft
Categorylong keel
Engine manufacturer1 x yanmar 3ym30
No. of engines1
Engine hours764
No. of cabins1
No. of berths5
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