1939 Nicholson 30 

Designed by John Nicholson and strongly built by his yard; long keel carvel mahogany on oak, bronze fastened. Sloop masthead rig with alloy spars and stainless steel standing rigging. Mainsail with slab reefing, 2 x genoa, 2 x jib, spinnaker and cruising ‘chute. 12 hp Yanmar inboard diesel engine and gearbox with shaft drive and fixed two-blade prop. Hasler wind vane self-steering. Liferaft mounted on foredeck. Accommodation comprises 4 berths in two cabins, heads with marine wc and washbasin, galley. Gas water heater and Taylor paraffin cabin heater in saloon. Spray hood and dodgers. Instruments include log, echosounder, wind speed/direction, GPS, Navtex and compasses. 240v inverter, 12v batteries x 2. Has her own steel cradle for winter storage. This is a very well maintained and equipped yacht that has been in the same meticulous ownership since 1988, and has had regular updating and tlc. Good steady sailing performance and comfortable below; she  represents an excellent introduction to classic yacht ownership.  Afloat near our yard.

 

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