Bavaria 45 Cruiser- Avantgarde

129,950 Tax Paid | Swanwick Marina, near Southampton United Kingdom


  • Make Bavaria
  • Model 45 Cruiser- Avantgarde
  • Year 2013
  • LOA 45ft/14m
  • Class Sailing Cruiser
  • Hull Glass Reinforced Plastic
  • Keel Fin Keel
  • Rig Sloop
  • Engine Single Diesel
  • Drive Sail Drive
  • Layout Aft Cockpit
  • Berths 6
  • Cabins 3
  • Aft Cabins 2
  • Ancasta Ref 30307
  • Name Shindig


A rare opportunity to acquire an Avantgarde Bavaria 45. Three cabin version. She comes well equipped with in-mast furling, electric winch, radar, gps chart plotter, auto pilot, heating, bow-thruster, shoal keel and much more. She offers a good turn of speed under sail and handles well with the twin rudders linked to carbon wheels. Larger engine option (75hp) and full navigation package. 2nd owner from new.

Available to view 7 days a week by appointment please contact Ancasta Swanwick +44(0)1489 854455 or email:


Built in 2013 by Bavaria Yachts to a Bruce Farr design.
CE Certification A.
SSR 153955

Antifouled and anodes checked- September 2019
Hull & superstructure polished- September 2019

Grey GRP hull, white deck & superstructure.
Cast iron keel- Shoal draft version.
Twin helm positions with white carbon fibre sports wheels.
Hydraulic teak covered bathing platform.
Teak covered cockpit.
Forward and aft lazarettes
Cockpit lockers port and starboard.

LOA: 14.27m / 44’7”
LWL: 10.75m / 41’10”
BEAM: 4.35m / 14’4”
Draft: 1.70m / 5’8”
Displacement: 12,600 kg / 27,780 lbs


Selden anodised aluminium mast & spars.
Twin swept back spreaders.
Stainless steel standing rigging.
Removable bowsprit .
Spinnaker pole and rigging.
Seldon gas rod kicker.
In mast furling.
Furlex roller furling forestay.

Elvstrom in-mast furling mainsail with vertical battens
Elvstrom furling genoa
Main and genoa laundered 2018
Crusader Cruising Chute with snuffer – unused.
Storm jib – with piston hanks, not suitable for use with roller headsail – unused.

all lines led aft to cockpit.
10 x Spinlock clutches near companionway.
2 x Lewmar 65 genoa self-tailing, 2 speed winches.
2 x Lewmar 65 spinnaker self-tailing, 2 speed winches.
1 x Lewmar 45 halyard self tailing, single speed Electric winch.
1 x Lewmar 45 mainsheet self tailing, 2 speed winch.


Sleeps six in three cabins.
3 cabin, 3 head layout.
Light teak joinery throughout.
LED interior lights throughout.
Webasto diesel heating ducted to all cabins and heads compartments

Forward owners cabin with large double berth.
Seating to port and starboard at foot of bed.
Hanging lockers and hull ports with blinds.
Vanity table to starboard.
Large deck hatches with all in one mosquito screens and black out blinds.

Ensuite heads compartment to starboard with manual WC and wash basin plus storage cupboards and port hole.
Ensuite shower compartment to port plus storage cupboards and port hole.

Saloon has large 'U' shaped settee in navy blue cloth.
Centreline seat around the dining table with built in bottle storage below and high level lockers.
Hull port lights allowing plenty of light to flood in.
Large deck hatches with all in one mosquito screens and black out blinds.
Linear galley to port with slate grey corian tops.
3 burner gas cooker and oven, microwave, stainless steel sinks (1 larger than other) with mixer tap.
12v refrigerator.
12v freezer chest with top loading access.
Cupboards above and below.
LCD flat screen TV and masthead satellite receiver.

Navigation station to starboard, aft facing.

Twin aft cabins with double berths, hanging locker, opening hatches and port lights.
Each has its own en-suite manual heads, sink with shower, hot & cold pressurised water.


VOLVO PENTA D-2 75 (upgraded 75hp diesel engine).
1740 hrs as of October 19
Saildrive to fixed propellor.
Fuel and oil filters plus crankcase and drive leg oil and impeller have been changed every year- Oct 2018.
Range approx 400 Nm.
Sleipner bow thruster.

2 x 12v domestic batteries, new 2017.
1 x 12V starter battery, new 2019
1 x 12V thruster battery
240v Battery charger.
Shore power & cable.

Water: 2 tanks = 354 ltr
Fuel: 1 tank = 206 ltr
Holding tank: 3 tanks = 80 ltr

Hot & cold pressurised water system.
Water heated via engine and 240v calorifier.


Furuno DSC VHF.
Garmin speed, depth & wind at each helm.
Garmin autopilot with remote control.
Garmin 410 10" chart plotter/ radar at helm, 2018 UK chart package.
Additional Standard Horizon 330i 6" plotter at nav station.
2 x Plastimo steering compass.
Garmin Radar interfaced to chart plotter
AIS transceiver.
RO4800 VHF DSC marine radio.
Navtex at nav station.
Navigation lights – port, starboard, stern, steaming.
Anchor light at masthead.
Deck light.

Electric anchor windlass with remote control
Plough anchor with approx 60m 10 mm chain.
Twin bow rollers and stainless steel protector plate.
Kedge anchor with 8mm chain and warp.

Stainless steel plastic coated jackstays & harness points.
Manual & electric bilge pumps.
Radar reflector.
2 x Horse shoe lifebuoy with light.
Life sling.
Fire extinguisher- 1 x auto, 4 x manual.
Fire blanket.

Full cockpit cushions.
Side deck gates.
Fold down bathing platform with teak deck.
Warps & fenders.
Boat hook.

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