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Peterson Contention 33

£23,950

Presented For Sale By:

Why Boats Weymouth

Unit 14B
Portland Marina
Osprey Quay, Portland, Dorset, DT5 1DX
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1305 571 333

Email: weymouth@whyboats.com
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Make Peterson
Model Contention 33
Year 1983
Condition Used
Price £23,950
Type Sail
Class Cruiser (Sail)
Length 33 ft / 10 m
Fuel Type Diesel
Hull Material Fibreglass
Location Portland, Dorset
LOA 33 ft / 10.06 m
Beam 10 ft 4 in / 3.16 m
Max Draft 6 ft / 1.83 m
Keel Type Fin
Engine Type Inboard
Engine Make VOLVO PENTA
Engine Model MD2030
Engine Year 1996
Power 28 hp
Drive Type Sail Drive
Propeller Type 2 Blade
Folding Propeller Yes
Propeller Material Bronze

Description

 Scherzo, a Contention 33 has an ocean pedigree unrivalled by most other yachts in this size range. With ocean passages from South Africa to the UK in 1984and a successful AZAB race completed in 2007. She has been fitted out with safety and security in mind and in addition includes an extensive sail wardrobe, cabin heating, electric windlass and an array of electronics.

The Contention 33 is a proper sailing boat that will work well as a comfortable cruiser to take you wherever you want to go whilst offering you the opportunity to sail offshore and possibly race. Sherzo has been widely cruised in the last five years including the West Coast of Scotland, Ireland, Brittany and Northern Spain among other destinations.    

Construction

Doug Peterson design Hull was laid up in Cape Town South Africa by False Bay Marine
GRP Hull deck and superstructure with teak hand rails and cockpit seats
Fin Keel
Spade Rudder

DIMENSIONS
LOA: 9.98m
Beam: 3.16m
Draft: 1.83m
LWL: 8.6m 
 

Mechanical and Electricals

VOLVO PENTA MD2030 28HP INBOARD DIESEL ENGINE (1996)
Sail drive
2 blade folding propeller (2017)

ELECTRICS
1 X Engine battery
1 X House battery
1 X Windlass battery

EBERSPACHER CABIN HEATING




Accommodations

FORWARD CABIN
Double V-berth with in fill
Access to anchor locker / windlass
Storage under bunks

HEADS
Jabsco manual marine toilet
Sink with counter top surround cold water tap with foot pump
Storage lockers behind and under sink

SALOON
Berth behind settee to Port
Port and Starboard Settee berths
Saloon table with fiddles
Clock and barometer
Bookshelf to starboard
Storage under settees

GALLEY
Neptune 2000 2 burner gas cooker with oven and grill (New 2017)
Insulated cool box
Cold water tap with foot pump
Sink
Drawers
Sliding storage cupboards
Storage lockers

CHART TABLE
Large chart table
Drawers under
Chart storage compartment
Bookshelf
Red reading light
Stereo/Cd player with speakers

QUARTER BERTH
Full length berth
Control panel for electrics
Storage under







 

Navigation Equipment

Standard Horizon Colour Chartplotter CP3000
AIS class B transponder
B&G Network Data display at chart table
MeteoMan Barometer 
Target SSB Radio receiver
Garmin GPS 128
Raymarine ST2000+ tiller pilot
ICOM ICM411 Marine VHF DSC Radio
B&G Network Speed
B&G Network Wind
B&G Network Tack
B&G Network Depth

Rig

MASTHEAD SLOOP
Aluminium mast
Aluminium boom
Aluminium spinnaker pole
Standing rigging (2016)
Schaeffer headsail furler
Slab mainsail reefing
3 reef points 
All lines led aft
2 X arrays of Spinlock clutches on coachroof

WINCHES
2 X Lewmar 42 ST Primary winches
3 X Lewmar 16 ST Halyard winches

SAILS
Kemp Vectron mainsail (2011)
Kemp Vextron reinforced No1 headsail (2011) Hardly used
Kemp No2 Vectron headsail
Kemp No3 Vectron headsail
No 4 Headsail (original little use)
Storm jib (original little use)
Trisail (original little use)
Large spinnaker
Cruising chute (1996)

Deck Equipment

Bruce Anchor with 50m 8mm chain and warp
Electric windlass with hand controller
Kedge anchor & warp
Sprayhood
Habitent cockpit tent (unused) 
Boom Cover
Genoa foil/sail cover
Jackstays
2 X Strongpoints for harnesses in cockpit
Warps and fenders

BY SEPARATE NEGOTIATION:
Avon Redstart inflatable dinghy
Suzuki 2.5hp 2-stroke dinghy engine
Cradle

Safety Equipment

EPIRB
Auto-fire extinguisher in engine bay
Fire extinguisher
Fire blanket
Bilge pump
2 X Life rings with lights 
Dan Bouy

The boat was prepared for and successfully completed the AZAB offshore race in 2011 and therefore has many additional safety features

 

Disclaimer

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.

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Presented For Sale By:

Why Boats Weymouth

Unit 14B
Portland Marina
Osprey Quay, Portland, Dorset, DT5 1DX
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1305 571 333

Email: weymouth@whyboats.com
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United Kingdom
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