1987 Nonsuch 30ft Ultra
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- Engine/Fuel Type:
- Single / diesel
- Located In:
- British Virgin Islands
- Hull Material:
- Current Price:
- US$ 29,900
ENJOY THE CARIBBEAN IN THIS SOUGHT AFTER FAST CRUISER CONVENIENTLY LOCATED IN THE VIRGIN ISLANDS
Daydream Believer is a Nonsuch 30 Ultra is designed on the traditional catboat designed by Mark Ellis and built by George Hinterhoeller Over 520 of the 30ft version built they continue to be desirable, spacious, easy to sail cruising boat. The Nonsuch holds a good reputation in the Cruiser/Racer competitions and for a 30 footer has much more space and comfort than a lot of 40 footers while still having excellent sailing qualities.
Daydream Believer - Has undergone major clean-up after Hurricane Irma with most repairs taken care of - March 2018 Major price drop, owners ready to sell
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Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Designer: Mark Ellis
Flag of Registry: Canada
Hull Shape: Displacement
LOA: 30 ft 0 in
Beam: 11 ft 10 in
LWL: 29 ft 0 in
Maximum Draft: 4 ft 6 in
Displacement: 10500 lbs
Ballast: 4500 lbs
Bridge Clearance: 55 ft 0 in
Headroom: 6 ft 4 in
Freeboard: 3 ft 8 in
Total Power: 20 KW
Engine Brand: Yanmar
Year Built: 2004
Engine Model: 3YM20
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 2500
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Drive Type: V Drive
Engine Power: 20 KW
Cruising Speed: 6 knots
Fresh Water Tanks: Plastic (90 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (28 Gallons)
Number of double berths: 2
Number of cabins: 1
Number of heads: 1
Manual bilge pump
Electric bilge pump
Shore power inlet
The Nonsuch 30 Ultra has an owners stateroom forward with a large double bunk, shelves, drawers and many lockers. There is a huge forward hanging locker and a private entrance to the head thru a separate stall shower. The mid portion of the boat features a galley to port.
The cabin space is greater than most 36 footers.
The fold-out dinette table seats 6 comfortably. It folds down for a full double berth.
The forward full double berth is much roomier than a typical V-berth. Therefore, a cruising couple has a full size berth without folding the dinette down for the night.
The large cockpit sails / seats 6 in comfort.
The forward placed mast, the single sail sloop rig and the wishbone boom with all lines led aft to the cockpit allow single-hand sailing, easy reefing and superior sailing to other cruising 30 footers.
The Nonsuch 30 Ultra galley features refrigeration in a large ice chest, a two burner gimballed propane stove with oven, a large stainless steel sink with pressure hot and cold water. There is plenty of storage in the many drawers, shelves and lockers.
Force 10 Stove: Serviceable but one (of 3) top and over burner need thermocouple replacement
New electrical refrigeration system 2016
Electrical and Navigational System
GPS: Hand Held
Pelican case with binoculars
Depth and Speed (not operational)
Fuel Gauge (not operational)
Mast Head light (not operational)
Upgraded bank of 3 batteries: 2016
Shore Power: not operational
Hull and Ground Tackle
Construction of the Nonsuch 30 is fiberglass with balsa wood core material used throughout the hull and deck. Hulls and decks are joined on an inward flange and are securely bolted together through an aluminum toe rail.
Diesel engine serviced March 2018 - not started and run due to vessel out of water
Fuel guage - not operational
Hour meter - not operational but estimated hours 3000
2 x Bruce Anchors each with 30ft galvanized chain, 5ft S/S Chain Leader with 120ft Rode
Separate Bow Rollers
New Windlass unit installed but not wired, anchor chain not matched to gypsy
Hull has small area of gelcoat damage - temporarily repaired and sealed
Keel bolts tightened, crack repaired but water test not confirmed as yet.
Bottom painted March 2018
Zodiac inflatable: 2012
Yamaha 4HP: 2012
Sails, Spars and Mast
Sail in Good Condition
Boom and Mast were replaced in 2002
Topping lift has 1' section of damage to vinyl covering but cable intact
Life lines has a small section that needs replacing
Bimini top needs replacement of of one male frame tube end connector
Daydream Believer is presently in Nanny Cay on the hard.
She also comes with a mooring in Trellis Bay, Tortola consisting of 3 CQR Anchors chained to a sand screw and a concrete slab. (Further modification advised to avoid a new commercial mooring)
3 x Sun/Shade screens for cockpit
VHS and Stereo with 4 x Speakers
First Aid Kit
Assorted Tools and Spares
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.