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. This excellent lifting keel version is presented for sale in really nice condition and ready to go for the forthcoming season. Ideal for exploring the shallow waters of the East Coast and beyond.
Viewing by appointment through our Suffolk Office 01473 659 681.
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. 130 litre freshwater capacity.
Located behind the companionway, Yanmar 2QM15 twin cylinder 14hp diesel engine. Electric start. Seawater cooled. Shaft drive to three bladed propeller. Single lever control. 40 litre fuel capacity.
Masthead rigged sloop. Anodised aluminium mast (resprayed 2016) and boom. Stainless steel standing rigging (2016). Terylene running rigging (2016). Plastimo 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.
The sails were valeted and overhauled 2016.
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. Lifting keel. Spade hung rudder. Tiller steering. The boat has recently been refurbished with new canvaswork, standing and running rigging and is ready to go. New windows and new perspex to hatches 2016.
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Suffolk Yacht Harbour
Ipswich, Suffolk IP10 0LN