Moody 39 Moody 39 1978 for sale £39,000

Colin McMullen

Colin Mc Mullen
Boat name
Boat type
Moody 39
Cruising area
The Moody 39 is a superbly built family cruising yacht. The generous and well planned accommodation offers up to 8 berths In great condition for her age having been updated under her current owner.
Spread throughout 4 cabins are 8 berths. Up forward is a double V berth with storage underneath, and Lewmar deck opening hatch new 2008. Aft of the forecabin on the starboard side is the heads with a marine toilet and basin with pressurised hot and cold water. Opposite the heads to port is a cabin with 2 single bunk bed style berths with a hanging locker. As you move into the saloon you have a U shaped settee to port which turns into a double berth with a Lewmar deck opening hatch new 2008. A chart table and navigation station to starboard. Good storage beneath and behind all settees. On starboard side just aft of the saloon is the galley with a stainless steel sink and a gas 2 burner hob with oven and grill and fridge. Good storage as well around the galley. The aft cabin is a double berth cabin with Lewmar deck opening hatch with a second heads compartment with a Lavac marine toilet and basin with pressurised hot and cold water. This cabin is via a walk through. Half way along the walk through provides access to the engine room. New carpets and upholstery throughout 2014. New headlinings throughout 2008. 400 litres of fresh water in new stainless steel tanks under the saloon floor.2009. Water heated via a gas water heater. Eberspacher diesel fired heating.
Mechanical Systems
Situated under the cockpit access via the walk through passage is the Yanmar Marine 4 cylinder engine. Fresh water cooled via a heat exchanger. Shaft driven to fixed 3 blade propeller ( Spare prop onboard. Spur Rope cutter. 200 litre steel diesel tank. Cutlass bearing and propeller new in 2017.
Electrical Systems
Two 12v domestic batteries (2015). One 12v engine start battery (2015). 240v mains for outlets via circuit breaker and shore power connection leads included. Charging via alternator.
Spars & Sails
Masthead bermudan sloop rig with alloy deck stepped mast and boom (Procter). Stainless steel standing rigging, new 2008.Braid on braid running rigging all renewed over the years as required. Two Lewmar 43 sheet winches (2 speed). Two Lewmar cruising chute winches. Two Lewmar winches on the mast. Slab reefing mainsail. Furlex headsail furling system new 2008. ¾ battened Mainsail new 2018 by Jackells + 2 spare mainsails – Genoa new 2018 by Jackells + 2 spare genoas – Crusing chute complete with snuffer by jackells - Good
Deck Equipment
CQR anchor with approximately 60m of 10mm chain. Lofrans manual windlass new 2008. Mainsail cover stack pack with lazy jacks new 2017. Cockpit sprayhood. Various fenders and warps. Avon inflatable dinghy. 2.5hp Mercury outboard engine. Jackstays. Dinghy oars. Shore power cable. Stainless steel boarding ladder.
Navigation Equipment
Steering compass. Raymarine depth new 2017. Raymarine Speed/log new 2017. Raymarine wind new 2017. Icom DSC VHF Sailor VHF. Furuno GP31 GPS. Autohelm autopilot via course computer driving a linear driver direct on the steering quadrant. NASA navtex. NASA AIS reciever. EPIRB. Furuno Radar. Lowrance Plotter. Deck and masthead level navigation lights.
Safety Equipment
Fire extinguishers. Fire blanket. Jackstays. Various lifejackets. 2 Horseshoe lifebuoys with floating lights. Two MOB slings. Emergency tiller. Manual & electric bilge pumps. First aid kit. Radar reflector. Zodiac 4 man liferaft next service 2019
Built by Marine Projects, Plymouth. White GRP hull with light blue non-slip deck and superstructure. Cast iron keel. Built to Lloyd's specifications. Stainless steel pulpit, push-pit and stanchions. Hull epoxied 2008.