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Price €19,950.00
Posted by Crosshaven Boatyard on 21-10-2021
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Description

This 1981 Meridian 31 motorsailer has a center cockpit with a semi-enclosed wheelhouse. Her layout consists of a separate aft cabin, open plan saloon with forward double and seperate heads compartment. Her inventory includes a 42HP Mercedes diesel engine, 2017 standing and running rigging, mainsail, furling genoa, manual windlass, cockpit enclosure, shore power, GPS, autopilot and more. She is excellent value and worth a look.

Builder: Swanick Marine, U.K.
Designer: GJ Collier
Keel: Full
Hull Shape: Displacement

Dimensions
LOA: 9.45 m
Beam: 3.23 m
Maximum Draft: 1.50 m
Displacement: 7112 kgs

Engine
Total Power: 42 HP
Engine Brand: Mercedes
Year Built: 1981
Engine Model: OM636
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Cruising Speed: 5 knots
Maximum Speed: 7 knots

Tanks
Fresh Water Tanks: (272 Liters)
Fuel Tanks: (272 Liters)


Construction

White GRP hull and superstructure with long shallow draft keel.


Rig and Sails

Bermudan Sloop

Alloy Spars 

2017 Stainless steel standing rigging 

2017 Running rogging

Furling gear on the forestay

Furling Genoa in good condition

Mainsail in fair condition


On Deck

Wheel steering in semi-enlosed center cockpit 

Pulpit, pushpit, stanchions and guardrails

Manual Windlass

Anchor with chain

Mooring lines and fenders

Two mooring cleats forward with fairleads

Two mooring cleats aft with fairleads

Bollard aft

Cockpit dodgers 

Cockpit enclosure

2 x Genoa sheet winches

2 x Halyard winches on the mast

Teak grab rails on the coachroof and wheelhouse

Tek Dek (Synthetic teak) side decks and coachroof


Accommodation

Fore cabin; V berth can convert to a double. Plenty of storage space. Opening deck hatch.

Saloon; C shaped settee to port. Saloon table can drop to convert to a double berth.  plenty of storage space. 

The linear Galley is situated to starboard and comes complete with a 2 x burner gas cooker with oven and grill, stainless steel sink and drainer. Hot and cold water and numerous storage lockers.

The toilet compartment is located aft of the galley and comes complete with a marine toilet and wash hand basin. 

Aft Cabin is large and occupies the after end of the boat. Access is from the center cockpit. Double berth offset to port and seat to starboard.


Navigation and Electrical

Sowester Compass 

NASA Marine SX35 DSC VHF Radio

Garmin Fishfinder 80

Garmin GPS 128

NASA Target Depth sounder

Clipper wind speed and angle

A.I.S.

Wheel-Pilot 

Shore-power including 3 pin sockets 


Safety

Liferaft in a canister (requires a service)

1 x Manual Bilge pump

1 x Electric Bilge pump

Fire extinguisher

Fire Blanket


Other

Adjustable beaching legs


Broker's Comments

This boat is a sturdy motorsailer. Like any boat of this age she does require a bit of work but nothing major. She is excellent value!

Year of Manufacture

1981

Engine Make & Model

Mercedes OM636

Engine Size (HP)

42

Drive Type

Shaft Drive

Fuel Type

Diesel

Topside Colour

White

Deck Colour

Tek Dek

Phone Number

+353862546123

Email

[email protected]sshavenboatyard.com

Boat Location

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About Boats For Sale

Simple and easy to use this dedicated Irish and UK boats for sales site offers you an uncluttered and comprehensive selection of yachts, motorboats, dinghies, sportsboats, canoes and tenders for sale.

Select the category of boat you wish to browse and click away to find your next boat. If you're selling a boat, register and place your ad for as little as €10, adding your boat is easy and we welcome your feedback.

Disclaimer

This website offers the details of vessels and services on this site in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessels. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires to be validated. Vessels advertised here are offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.