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1981 Dufour 2800

Shotley, United Kingdom

£8,000

Reduced from £9,900 to £8,000!

The Dufour 2800 is a well designed small family cruiser with a surprising amount of accommodation within the compact length.  They are fun to sail, easy to handle and the light and airy interior is both practical and comfortable. 

Viewing by appointment through our Suffolk Office - +44 (0) 1473 659 681.

Basic Boat Info

Price: £8,000
Boat Name: Diamond Head
Make: Dufour
Model: 2800
Year: 1981
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Dufour Yachts
Designer: Michel Dufour
Construction: Fiberglass
Keel Type: Fin Keel

Dimensions

Length: 27 ft
Length Overall: 27 ft
Beam: 9'7 ft
Max Draft: 5'11 ft
Displacement: 2,800 kg
Ballast: 990 kg

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Volvo
  • Model: MD11C
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 18hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • Year: 1981
  • Engine Location: Center

Tanks

Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 40 L
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 140 L

Contact

Office

Suffolk Office
Suffolk Yacht Harbour Levington
Ipswich, Suffolk, GB, IP10 0LN
Tel:+44 (0)1473 659681
Disclaimer

The company normally acts as brokers for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute a part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part.

General note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as liferaft, fire extinguishers and flares etc., are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on board as part of the sale of a used vessel, may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owner’s specific needs.



Accommodation

The accommodation offers up to five berths in two cabins.  In forecabin, V berth with infill and stowage under.  Opening hatch to foredeck.  Full width heads compartment with marine toilet and washbasin.  In saloon, two settee berths.  Fold away saloon table.  Opening hatch to deck.  Quarter berth to starboard with slide-out chart table over and galley opposite.  Two burner gimballed gas hob with grill.  Stainless steel sink with manually pumped water.  Cool box.  140 litre freshwater capacity. Blue pattern upholstery throughout. 

Mechanical Systems

Located behind the companionway is a 1981 Volvo MD11C 18hp, 2 cylinder diesel engine. Seawater cooled. Shaft driven to a fixed 3 bladed propellor.

Electrical Systems

One domestic 12v battery (2015). One 12v engine start battery. 240v ring mains. Charged via alternator and battery charger.

Spars & Sails

Masthead rigged bermudan sloop.  Anodised aluminium mast and boom.  Stainless steel standing rigging (2006).  Terylene running rigging (2006).  Furlex headsail furling system.  Slab reefing mainsail.  Some lines led aft to cockpit.  Two Lewmar 7 control line winches.  Two Lewmar 30 sheet winches.  Reefing winch at mast.

  • Mainsail  -  Crusader - 2015
  • Furling genoa  -  Crusader - 2016
  • Spare mainsail - 1981
  • Spare Genoa - 1981

 

Deck Equipment
  • Anchor with chain and warp
  • Mainsail cover
  • Sprayhood
  • Cockpit dodgers with name
  • Halyard bags
  • Boarding ladder
  • Various fenders and warps
  • 2.4m dinghy
  • 2.5hp outboard engine
Navigation Equipment
  • Plastimo steering compass
  • Navico depth instrument
  • Navico speed and log instrument
  • B&G wind instrument
  • Garmin GPSMAP 130
  • Garmin GPSMAP 55
  • Autopilot
  • Various electronic charts
  • Various paper charts
  • Deck and masthead level navigation lights
Safety Equipment
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Fire blanket
  • Cockpit harness points
  • Harnesses
  • Lifejackets
  • 2 horseshoe lifebuoys
  • Danbuoy
  • Manual bilge pump
  • Electric Bilge pump
  • First aid kit
  • Radar reflector
Construction

Built in 1981 by Dufour Yachts to their own design.  White GRP hull with style stripes.  Alloy toe rails.  White GRP superstructure with moulded non-slip to deck.  Aft self draining cockpit. Fin keel. Spade hung rudder. Tiller steering.  

Disclaimer

The company normally acts as brokers for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute a part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part.

General note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as liferaft, fire extinguishers and flares etc., are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on board as part of the sale of a used vessel, may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owner’s specific needs.


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