Description: Van De Stadt 34 EXTENSIVE UPGRADES, STUNNING INTERIOR
The Van De Stadt 34 has an exceptional reputation for its modern, strong, and seaworthy design. These capable offshore cruisers boast impressive sailing performance in any conditions and are regular competitors in club and twilight races. This vessel was professionally built by Scrubby Creek Boat Works out of Epoxy and Strip Planked Cedar, producing a strong and light hull. The vessel has been very well maintained by both the current and the previous owner, and extensively upgraded. The full list of works is extensive and includes removal and refurbishment of the keel and rudder, skin fittings replaced, NEW standing rigging, NEW compression post, and NEW prop shaft, NEW Electronics, NEW TV! With its comprehensive inventory, stunning interior, and excellent sailing ability, this vessel is one not to miss!
Inside, the vessel has a warm traditional feel with the beautiful timber trims, strip planked hull, and royal blue upholstery. The saloon features a folding leaf table and room for 6 with comfort. The accommodation is excellent with a large double in the forepeak, king single pilot berth, and two berths in the saloon. The galley is to port and well equipped for long passages with large fridge, two burner Stove with Oven and Grill, and double Stainless steel sink with foot operated fresh water pump. The package is completed with a spacious bathroom with NEW 2020 Electric toilet with hand basin.
On deck, the cockpit has ample space for both actively sailing or relaxing at anchor, and is well protected with the spray dodger and bimini. The vessel is well set up to be managed short handed with lines leading back to the cockpit, boombag with lazy jacks, and autopilot. There is easy access around the decks and a manual anchor winch on the bow. The vessel also has an extensive inventory of sails and would make a competitive twilight, round the can, or offshore racer. The standing rigging was also NEW 2017, leaving nothing left to spend to start enjoying the vessel.
The vessel is powered by a well maintained 24HP Yanmar diesel engine which has had a major service in June 2020. This provides easy cruising at 5 to 6 knots.
With its versatility, this vessel would suit anyone looking for a safe and reliable first yacht, comfortable offshore cruiser with racing capabilities, or even a bluewater passage maker. It is well presented and priced to sell. For more information please call Jo Breen 0432 031 100 or John Radonic on 0459 322 862.
Derwent Boat Sales offers the information on this vessel including condition, in good faith as provided by the Owner/Vendor. While confident about the accuracy we cannot Guarantee or Warrant it but will assist any prospective purchaser verify this as part of the purchase process.
Van De Stadt
Scrubby Creek Boat Works
34' - 10.36m
4.5 Tonnes approx.
Keel / Ballast
Fin Keel with approx. 2 tonne of Lead ballast
Composite Composite Stip Planked Cedar Fibreglassed over with Biaxial Glass in Epoxy
Marine Plywood Glassed over in Epoxy
Yanmar 3GM30 Marine Diesel Engine
Major service completed June 2020
Major gearbox overhaul July 2020
24hp @ 3,400rpm
1.7L per/hr at cruising speed
Shaft drive with Gori 2 Bladed folding propeller
120L in 2 X 60L Stainless steel tanks
1 X Double V-berth for'ard with hanging locker and drawers,
1 X King single quarter berth to port,
2 X Single settee berths,
Enclosed head with Electric toilet and hand basin
Galley to port including Two burner Stove with Oven and Grill, Large top opening Fridge, Double Stainless steel sink with foot operated fresh water pump and good storage.
Folding leaf table in saloon with seating for six.
12V Danfos 50L Fridge
Broadwater 2 Burner Stove with Oven and Grill
Electric toilet (New 2020) with hand basin in enclosed head
NEW 2021 32" Englaon Smart LED TV with DVD Player on full motion swivel wall bracket
Sony AM/FM Radio / CD / MP3 / USB Player
Spray dodger, Bimini, Boom bag with lazy jacks, Deck cover
Muir manual anchor winch,
Sarca Excel CQR type anchor with 50m of Galvanised chain and warp
1 X Manual bilge pump
2 X Fire extinguishers and 1 X Fire blanket
12V Electrical system with switchboard and isolator,
1 X 12V 700cca Engine start battery,
2 X Full River 120amp/hr House batteries (New 2020)
120w Solar panel (New 2019)
Projector DC Solar Intel charge controller (New 2020)
Mast wiring and all LED lighting including Tri-colour Nav lights, Masthead, Deck and Steaming lights (New 2017)
NEW 2021 Raymarine Axion 9" Chartplotter with Real Vision and Navionics charts
NEW 2021 CPT-120 Depth sounder with Down Vision
Standard Horizon VHF Radio,
Barrett SB250 HF Radio with Barrett SP255 Tuner,
Raytheon ST60 Tridata with Speed and Depth,
Raytheon ST4000 Tiller Autopilot,
Contest 130 Bulkhead Compass,
1 X North Mainsail - Short battens (good condition)
1 X Mainsail - Old fully batten - Heavy,
1 X Ulman No. 2 Headsail (good condition)
1 X No. 2 Headsail with hanks (good condition but requires foil tape)
1 X No. 2.5 Headsail - Heavy,
1 X No. 3 Headsail (fair condition)
1 X No. 4 Headsail (good condition)
1 X Storm Jib,
1 X Storm Trysail with a dedicated track on mast,
1 X Symmetrical Spinnaker (good condition)
Mast / Rigging
Aluminium Mast, Boom and Spinnaker pole,
7/8 Fractional rig with Double spreaders,
Over-size Stainless steel standing rigging (New 2017)
Mast refurbished 2017 including New Wiring, Lights and Seldon Furlex 204S Furler.
All halyards and lines lead back to cockpit with jammers
2 X Barient S/T 2 speed Sheet winches,
2 x Arco 35 S/T 2 speed halyard winches,
Stainless steel Pushpit. Pulpit, Stanchions and Life lines,
Stainless steel Boarding / Swim ladder with walk trough transom railing
2006 - New Plywood / Timber / Glass Epoxy Cockpit.
2015 - New Stainless steel propeller shaft and GRP tube.
2017 - Keel removed for refurbishment of timber stub and refitted with larger Stainless steel plates over keelson.
2017 - New Stainless steel Compression strut and Mast base plate installed.
2020 - Timber / Epoxy Rudder completely refurbished and most skin fittings replaced in bronze.