33,000 Tax Paid | Location: Plymouth, Devon
- Make Bavaria
- Model 31
- Year 2001
- LOA 31ft/9m
- Class Sailing Cruiser
- Hull Glass Reinforced Plastic
- Keel Fin Keel
- Rig Sloop
- Engine Single Diesel
- Drive Sail Drive
- Layout Aft Cockpit
- Berths 6
- Cabins 2
- Aft Cabins 1
- Ancasta Ref 33417
- Name Castara
OverviewBavaria 31 built in 2001 - Easily managed 'One Owner' example of this popular family cruiser with in-mast furling and fin keel. BETA 25hp diesel engine fitted in 2015. Sleeps 6 in 2 cabins plus saloon. Well equipped with extras including a crusing chute, feathering prop, binnacle mounted chart plotter, autopilot, AIS, DCS VHF, dinghy and outboard. Well presented, well maintained.
Please contact Ancasta Plymouth on +44(0)1752 255740 for further information and viewing arrangements.
BuildBavaria 31 built in 2001
Designed by J&J Design, built by Bavaria Yachts in Germany
Bought new by current Owner in May 2001
White GRP hull, deck and superstructure
Teak cockpit sole and seating
Mechanical wheel steering
Antifouled annually, last April 2018
Last out of water - Nov 2017-April 2018
LOA: 9.5m / 31'
LWL: 7.55m / 24'9"
BEAM: 2.99m / 9' 10"
DRAFT: 1.75m /
Displacement: 3,600 kg
Keel Ballast: 1,100 kg
*All figures are approximate
Rig7/8 Fractional Sloop Rig
Alloy spars made by Selden
Stainless steel standing rigging
In mast Selden "Furlex" furling system
Headsail Selden "Furlex" 100S furling system
7 x clutches on coachroof
Mast removed winter 2008/2009 for visual examination - lower turnbuckles on upper shrouds replaced as a purely precautionary action.
Rig visually checked each year.
Elvstrom, in-mast furling mainsail (2001, new clew fitted 2017/8)
Furling genoa (2001, new UV strip fitted 2016/7) with foam luff
*Sails serviced professionally
2 x Harken #32 two speed, self-tailing genoa winches
2 x Harken #16 single speed, self-tailing halyard winches
AccommodationSLEEPS 6 IN 2 CABINS PLUS SALOON
One double aft cabin.
One double forward cabin.
Saloon with large drop leaf table and settees to both port and starboard, chart table.
L-shaped galley fitted with two-burner gas cooker with oven, cool box compartment, stainless steel sink.
Heads compartment with Jabsco marine WC, handbasin and shower. Wet gear storage.
Roller blinds to deck hatches
6 foot headroom
Teak cockpit sole and seats
MachineryBETA 25HP diesel engine with saildrive (FITTED NEW 2015)
Serviced annually, last April 2018
Kiwi feathering propeller
Cruising speed: approx. 5-6 knots
maximum speed: approx. 7 knots
1 x 12v 90ah engine start battery (NEW 2015)
1 x 12v 170ah domestic battery
Charged by 75amp engine alternator
1 x 90 litre GRP fuel tank
1 x 150 litre GRP fresh water tank
Pressurised water system
Suunto steering compass
Raytheon ST60 tridata log/speed/depth
Autohelm ST4000 autopilot
Simrad RT1400 VHF + Simrad DSC 1400 Class D
NASA Marine AIS (2012)
Garmin 556 chartplotter GPS (2012)
Bruce anchor with 25 metres of chain + 30 metres warp
2.5m Highfield Airdeck tender (NEW 2017)
3.3hp Mariner outboard (2006)
Spare fixed propeller
4 x fenders
Various engine spares
Cutlery, crockery and utensils
*Storage cradle available via separate negotiation
2 x fire extinguishers
1 x manual bilge pump, 1 x auto bilge pump