This Moody 37 Centre Cockpit Cruiser is in good condition and has been updated and maintained by her various Owners. In 2020, it underwent professional Osmosis treatment & has not been launched since. In recent years, it has had new standing rigging, new sails, new headlining, new cutlass bearing & much more. Aside from these extensive updates, this boat presents well and offers 7 good sized berths including the impressive Owners Cabin aft, that has a double bed, additional seating and good wardrobe space with room to get changed and ready as well as its own en-suite heads & shower. In the forepeak, it has a generous double berth and the main cabin doubles as the extra 3 berths. The saloon has lots of seating for all the crew, a Nav Station, Heads and galley with oven, hob & sink as well as the hot water fed from the calorifier. Her decks are all in good condition with non slip coating. This Moody 37 certainly belies her age & with its good looks & high build quality she offers safe, comfortable & very sociable cruising. She is currently lying Southampton.
Stock Number : ABS 2074
Year of Build : 1985
LOA : 11.20 m
LWL : 9.50 m
Beam : 3.70 m
Draft : 1.80 m
Displacement : 7373 kgs
Keel Type : Iron Fin Keel
Engine : 1 x Thornycroft T90 – 35 HP
Fuel Tank : 220 Ltrs
Water Tanks : 200 Ltrs
No of Berths : 7
VHF : Icom IC- M601 VHF with DSC Capability
Navigation : Samsung Laptop running Seapro 3000 Chart Plotter Software
Auto Pilot : WH Autopilot – Not connected to Chart Plotter
GPS : Garmin GPS Map 128
Wind : Raymarine ST60+ Wind
Other Instruments : Stowe IMEA95 – Depth, Wind & Speed
Accommodation is for eight persons in three cabins.
The forward cabin has two single berths in the usual 'v' configuration. This berth can convert with an infill to a large double when required.
Forward head with marine sea toilet, wash hand basin, pressurized hot and cold fresh water.
The saloon will sleep three persons with one single settee berth and one single settee berth to starboard. The starboard berth will convert to a double.
There is a single sea berth in the passage way leading to the owners after stateroom.
The owners after stateroom has a large double berth to port with seating to starboard.En-suite facilities, sea toilet, wash hand basin, pressurized hot and cold fresh water.
The fully equipped galley is located at the after end and to port of the saloon. Fitted with two stainless steel sinks, pressurized hot and cold fresh water. Gimballed Gas cooker with two rings and oven ( Grill not working ). Top opening refrigerated cool box.
The navigation area is at the after end of the saloon and to starboard
Windows all replaced 2015 /16 & all Headlining Replaced in current Ownership
Samsung Laptop running Seapro 3000 Chart Plotter Software linked to GPS & Sailing Instruments
T Shark Display for Chart Plotter ( Mouse facility not enabled )
Garmin GPS 128
Icom IC-MC601 VHF Radio with DSC Capability
WH Autopilot – Not Connected to Chart Plotter
Stowe Depth Gauge
Stowe Wind Indicator
Stowe Speed Gauge
Log disconnected and not used plus Blank for Hull Fitting.
NASA Marine Navtex
Sails and rigging
The vessel is sloop rigged and all masts and spars are alloy.
All standing rigging is stainless steel. (New 2016)
All running rigging is in good order (all replaced since 2011)
Banmar In-mast Furling Main System
Jeckells Mainsail – New 2014
Jeckells 110% Genoa – New 2014
Main Halyard replaced 2019
Engine & Machinery
29 H.P. Thornycroft four cylinder Diesel engine. Shaft drive to a three blade propeller
Fuel capacity 220 Ltrs
Cruising speed 6 knots.
Maximum speed 8 Knots.
Range under power 600 miles approx.
The ships electrical system is 12 volts throughout with power being supplied to four heavy duty batteries via an engine driven alternator
3 x Numax 110Ah Leisure batteries ( 2018 )
1 x 68Ah, 550A Sealed Starter Battery (2019)
240 Volt shore power.
Stirling battery Charger
Adverc battery Management System
13 Amp ring main.
New Cutlass Bearing 2016
100A Solar Panel
Solar & Wind Controller
Centre cockpit with wheel steering.
Vast cockpit storage locker to port
Synthetic Flexi Teak Decking in Cockpit
ROCNA 20 Kg anchor with Lewmar 850 Electric anchor windlass with Chain
Stainless steel transom hung boarding ladder
Hot water via a calorifier and immersion heater.
Eberspacher warm air heating system – Not Currently Working
LED Interior & Navigation Lighting ( except Stern running light )
40 Ltr Forward Heads Holding Tank ( New 2015 )
Sony Stereo & Four Speakers
Handheld Spotlight – Plugs into Cockpit Power
Fire Extinguishers – Out of Date
Gas & CO alarm linked to Gas Solenoid
Seasafe liferaft, man – In need of a service
Manual and electric bilge pumps
Built by Marine Projects (Plymouth) Ltd in 1985 to a Bill Dixon design. White grp hull with style stripes. White grp coachroof with light grey moulded non skid decks. Cast iron fin keel. Wheel steering to skeg hung rudder. Self draining centre cockpit. Alloy toe rails. Stainless steel safety rails and guard wires. In 2020 it underwent full Osmosis Hull Treatment by Symblast.
This Moody 37 Centre Cockpit Cruiser is a boat that has so much to offer and has clearly been loved and cared for by her owners. Originally built in 1985, she certainly hides her age being presented in good condition. She has been extensively updated over recent years with significant improvements including new sails, new rigging, new headlining, new windows & very recently, full professional Osmosis Treatment. This Moody 37 has a fantastic, self contained owners cabin aft with its own en-suite, as well as a generous second double cabin fwd. Additionally, there are three further berths in the saloon. She has a good sized galley with fridge, cooker & and plenty of workspace. Her saloon is spacious, light & airy with two sumptuous sofas set around a large folding table enabling all crew members to dine together. She is fitted with a Thorneycroft T90, 29 HP engine that has clearly been well maintained and provides a good level of power for a boat this size. This solid, well built yacht that would be great as a liveaboard or inexpensive Blue Water Cruiser.
The Moody 37 has all the space & quality expected of this great Marque. Having been quite extensively updated, this boat certainly belies its age, feels solid & looks good. This is a must for viewing & offers amazing value for money. She is currently lying Southampton.
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