BUCHANAN 33 CLASSIC SLOOP  

Price
AU $7,499
Length
33' 0" - 10.06m
Usage
Leisure, Cruising
Location
Sydney Region Church Point NSW
Launch Year
1955
Hull Material
Timber

Description: Buchanan 33 Classic Sloop
Beautiful Classic timber Sloop
Buchanan 33 foot designed by Alan Buchanan.
Built by RJ Prior & Sons in the UK at Burnham-on-Crouch
to a very high standard; Lloyds 100A1
Materials: Teak planking / Oak and rock elm frames.

Designer: Alan Buchanan
Builder: RJ Prior & Sons
LOA: 33 ft
Draft (max): 5.5 ft
Construction: Wood
Built: 1955

A yacht with nice history, she came to Australia in the 80s across the Pacific.
Included are some magazine articles documenting the voyage from England.
Also included are the original plans for the yacht and some letters (correspondence) with Alan Buchanan.

Deck recently covered with dynel, epoxy coated and painted as well as the coachroof.
Cockpit has been resealed.
She hasn't been slipped for a while and will need an decent refit.

Equipped with a Volvo Penta MD2030 freshwater
Diesel engine. 30 HP
Recent new impeller and filters.
Vibration damper and drive belt new 2019.
Engine is currently disconnected and needs a new battery.
Electric Muir 2200 windlass has been dismantled for the deck works and needs to be mounted back on.
She has a set of various sails some old some ok.
Metho stove
12 v Fridge.
Bronze cowl vents on coachroof
ARCO 40 sheet winches.
2 plow anchors
Autopilot
Depth sounder
30W solar panel.

She is a project boat.
She will need new rigging to be sailed safely or be insured.
Mast and boom need to be re varnished.
Electrics/wiring needs attention and/or redoing.
Front hatch needs to be rebuild.
Some frames need reinforcement or replacement.
She needs a slip and attention.

She could be an excellent project for the right person.
If you are willing to put in the effort you could own one
of the prettiest classic yachts from that era.

The yacht is currently moored in Pittwater
and inspection is by appointment.

Region
New South Wales
Location
Sydney Region Church Point NSW
Launch Year
1955
Length
33' 0" - 10.06m
Hull Material
Timber
Engine Make
Volvo Penta
Engine
MD2030
Number Engines
1
Horse Power
30
Fuel Type
Diesel


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NSW 2105 Australia




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