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Moody 33 Moody 33 Mk 1 For Sale £17500 Ono

Talbot Dixon

Talbot Dixon
Boat name
Essex Marina
Boat type
Moody 33
Cruising area
East Coast
Current owner since 1999. Good overall condition .Reliable BMC 1500 with TMP 1.1 gearbox. rebuilt in 2013 = G/box removed and rebuilt . New raw water pump. New engine mountings. new propshaft & cutless bearing. reconditioned heat exchanger .

Ready to sail .very safe stable sea worthy cruising yacht New Sprayhood & Boom cover for the 2017 season. details / photos ,inspection welcome.

7 berths in 3 cabins with 6' 2" headroom. Fore cabin with V-berth, infill to form a double berth, hatch to foredeck and storage in various lockers and beneath the berths. Full width heads compartment with a Lavac marine toilet to port and wash basin with storage cupboard and mirror opposite. Saloon with large U-shaped seating area which converts to a double berth with dining table to starboard and linear galley to port equipped with a Flavel Vanessa 2-burner gas cooker with oven and grill, fridge, sink, cool box and storage. Sliding chart table aft to port over a quarter berth. Aft cabin accessed via the cockpit with two single berths and stowage space in various lockers. Blue/brown upholstery (new 2014) with white curtains and brown carpets. Pressurised water system. Cutlery and crockery included.

Mechanical Systems
Located beneath cockpit sole, Thorneycroft T90 4-cylinder 35hp diesel engine (gearbox reconditioned 2014). Freshwater cooled via heat exchanger. Shaft drive (new propshaft and cutlass bearing 2014) with rope cutter to fixed 2-bladed propeller. Service parts & spares are easily available for this engine.

Electrical Systems
2 x 12v Batteries charged via engine alternator. Mains battery charger. Solar panel. Electrical distribution panel. Full cabin lighting.

Spars & Sails
Masthead bermudan sloop. Silver anodised mast and boom. Spinnaker pole. Stainless steel standing rigging (new 2000). Terylene running rigging. Round boom furling mainsail. Hanked headsails. 2 x Lewmar 40 sheet winches. 2 x Lewmar 7 halyard winches on mast. 2 x Lewmar 7 spinnaker winches.

  • Mainsail - good
  • Mainsail - fair
  • Working jib - very good
  • Other sails including spinnaker & shoot included
Deck Equipment
  • CQR type anchor with chain
  • Simpson Lawrence manual anchor windlass
  • Stainless steel pulpit, pushpit and guardwires
  • Stainless steel boarding ladder on transom
  • Mainsail cover and cockpit dodgers
  • Outboard bracket on pushpit
  • Inflatable dinghy
  • 8 x Fenders
  • Warps

Navigation Equipment

  • Compass
  • Star M-55 DSC VHF radio
  • NASA Target echo sounder
  • NASA Target speed/log
  • NASA Target wind instrument
  • Simrad WP32 autopilot
  • Pioneer stereo CD/radio with speakers
  • Clock and barometer
  • Navigation lights
Safety Equipment
  • 3 x Fire extinguisher
  • Fire blanket
  • First aid kit
  • Radar reflector
  • EPIRB (may require servicing)
  • Horseshoe lifebuoy
  • Harness eyes
  • Emergency tiller
  • 2 x Electric bilge pumps
  • Manual bilge pump
Moody 33 MkI built by Marine Projects (Plymouth) Ltd in 1978. White GRP hull and decks with light grey moulded non-slip surfaces. Cast iron fin keel. Wheel steering to skeg hung rudder. Self draining centre cockpit.

The topsides, superstructure and decks are all in unusually good cosmetic condition and the hull was epoxy coated with International Gelshield in 2013/14