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1985 Shannon 38

US$ 89,000*
Long Island, NY
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Year:
1985
Length:
38'
Engine/Fuel Type:
/
Located In:
Long Island, NY
Hull Material:
Fiberglass
YW#:
75207-3193940
Current Price:
US$ 89,000 

This Shannon 38 ketch has enjoyed only one owner who has used the boat seasonally and lightly in the Northeast, and he has lavished incredible attention maintaining his beloved boat. This owner has had the skill, time and money to see that everything has been always done right.  As an example of how he treats his possessions, all you need to know is that this owner drove his Mercedes Benz automobile with the same 40HP diesel engine that is in this Shannon 38 for over 400, 000 miles before he gave the car to his daughter. For the next owners of this Shannon 38, it will be a little like buying Downton Abbey, as they will be obligated to continue the great stewardship of this beautiful offshore cruiser/liveaboard.   

Listing Highlights:

Perfectly maintained Nanni Mercedes Benz 40HP diesel engine with all necessary spares

New raw water pump

Switlik life vests

New cockpit cushions

New dodger

Harken furling gear.

Sail inventory includes updated staysail, 130 % genoa and 150% genoa

Imtra LED cabin and navigation lighting

Best interior kerosene lanterns

New VHF

New Furuno radar

Northstar chart plotter

Autohelm wheel pilot

Teak bow Pulpit seat

Webasto A/C 110VAC reverse cysle air conditioning 

Seafrost refrigeration

Edson outboard bracket

Edson emergency manual 30GPM pump. ($1000.00 ITEM)

Flags Spartan seacock and stuffing box tools

3 new Lifeline AGM Group 27 batteries

New Charles battery charger

Rod rigging

New fuel tank by Luther

New shaft and stuffing box

Groco seawater strainers 

Hull treated with Inter-Protect epoxy barrier bottom coat

Fenders, dock lines, shore power cables

Four Stainless dorade vents

Oceanair port shades

New freshwater pressure  pump

Boat is clean and like new

Specs, Equipment and Information:

Builder/Designer 

Builder: Shannon

Designer: Walter Schulz, Stadel, & Associates

Dimensions

 LOD: 38'

LWL: 31'

Beam: 11'6"

Displacement: 18,000 lbs.

Draft: 5'3"

Bridge Clearance: 50'

Ballast: 6300 lbs. internal solid lead

Engine Nanni Mercedes 40HP

Tankage

 Fuel: 52 g - Alum. 5052 new

Water: 120 g - (3) SS tanks

Holding: 24 g

 Acommodations The Shannon 38 has an interior well-suited for offshore cruising. Sleeps 6 adults. The private master cabin is forward with a large V-berth, shelves, storage cabinet, private head entry, and chain and rode storage in the bow area. The head is to starboard with shower, vanity, SS sink, and opening port. Two large hanging lockers are opposite.

The main cabin has a settee to port that converts to a double berth with cabinets and shelves outboard, a centerline dropleaf table, and L-shaped settee starboard. The nav. station follows to port with chart table, custom cabinetry for charts, sextant, etc. and storage below. The U-shaped galley is opposite, and a quarter berth port with chart table and nav seat.

 

Galley

  • U-shaped galley
  • 3-Burner gimbaled SS propane stove/oven
  • Double SS sinks
  • Top-loading pots & pan storage
  • Dish, glass & cup storage
  • (4) Drawers

 

Electronics & Navigation Equipment

  • 6" Ritchie Globe Master binnacle compass
  • Windspeed/direction, knotmeter & log 
  • VHF
  • Radar and GPS

 

Electrical

  • 110v shore power cable & adapter
  • Three AGM Group 27 batteries
  • New battery charger
  • 110v shorepower 
  • Marinetics 12VDC/110VAC electrical panels with breakers and meters

 

Deck & Hull

 

  • Two anchors w/ chain and rode on bow rollers
  • Windlass
  • (2) Lg. opening haches
  • (12) Opening ports
  • (4) Dorade vents - stainless steel cowls
  • Port & starboard boarding gates
  • Dodger
  • Awning
  • Teak bow platform
  • Edson Pedestal steerer
  • Pedestal glass rack
  • Teak cockpit table
  • Cockpit cushions
  • Emergency tiller
  • Safety equipment
  • Life sling
  • Deck lights on masts
  • OB bracket

 

Sails and Rigging Dacron sails (in good repair): Main, Mizzen, Club Footed Staysail, & two  Genoas. Harken roller furling

Sheet winches: (2) Primary Lewmar #43 ST , Mainsheet Lewmar #30, Secondary Lewmar #30 ST

Main mast winches: Lewmar #8, Lewmar #30, (2) Lewmar #16, Boom reefing Lewmar #10

Mizzen mast winches: Lewmar #10, Lewmar #8

  • Ketch rigged
  • Sail covers
  • Navtec SS rod rigging

 

Mechanical & Engine Equipment

  • Whale manual bilge pump, cockpit
  • Whale manual bilge pump under nav. station

      (3) Self-trimming baffled SS water tanks placed amid-ships with individual shut-offs

  • Emergency tiller steering
  • Racor fuel filter
  • 6 gal. Hot water heater, 110v & engine
  • Marinetics propane shut off

 

 

 





 



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