Bavaria Cruiser 32 Avantgarde | 2013

72,000 Tax Paid | Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom


  • Make Bavaria
  • Model Cruiser 32 Avantgarde
  • Year 2013
  • LOA 32ft/10m
  • 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 42669
  • Name Solid Aire


This two Owner 2013 Bavaria 32 Cruiser Avantgarde 'Special Edition' is in excellent all round condition and has only seen light use around the south Devon coast. With an easy to handle sail plan, but still offering rewarding performance from the Bruce Farr hull design, she would make the ideal family cruiser or first yacht. Fully equipped, this yacht is the Avantgarde edition which boasts many factory fit upgrades including grey hull and Elvstrom Sobstad sails plus, liferaft, Garmin nav gear (including autopilot), cabin heating and upgraded 28hp Volvo engine.



Bavaria Cruiser 32 Avantgarde Layout


Bavaria Cruiser 32 Avantgarde 'Special Edition'
Designed by Bruce Farr, built by Bavaria Yachts in 2013
CE Category: A 6 Persons Max 725kg / B 10 Persons Max 950kg

GRP hull, deck & superstructure
Grey hull
Fin keel
Teak cockpit sole, seating and bathing platform
Drop-down transom (assisted)
Wheel steering (Lewmar foldable wheel)
Annually lifted and antifouled

LOA: 9.9m (32.7')
LWL: 8.9m (29.1')
BEAM: 3.4m (11.2')
DRAFT: 1.9m (6.4')
Displacement: 5,200 Kg
Ballast: 1300 Kg



Selden mast and spars
Selden boom
Deck-stepped mast
In-mast furling (serviced May 2023)
Removable mainsheet attaches to cockpit table strong point
Two sets of swept-back spreaders
Standing rigging (Allspars rig check March 2021)
Adjustable backstay
Selden Furlex 200 S (serviced May 2023)
Selden vang
Selden genoa tracks and cars
Stackpack & lazyjacks
All major lines led aft through 7 Spinlock clutches (1x5 port + 2x1 starboard)
Additional spare halyard fitted, outhaul halyard replaced, backstay replaced (May 2021)

2x Lewmar #30 2-speed ST genoa winches
2x Lewmar #15 2-speed ST halyard winches

Vertically battened in-mast furling mainsail, Elvstrom Sobstad
Furling genoa, Elvstrom Sobstad


Sleeps up to six in two double cabins plus occasional twin single saloon sea berths.
Forward cabin has a double V berth with hanging space to port and starboard.
Aft cabin with large double berth, hanging space to starboard and small seating bench below.
Spacious saloon with central folding leaf table and bench seating to port and starboard.
Galley situated to starboard with a 2 burner gas hob, oven, top loading fridge and sink
Forward of the heads is a chart table with navigational equipment
Opposite the galley is the heads compartment with WC, wash basin, shower and wet locker.
Holding tank to heads with discharge overboard or deck suction
Fixed binnacle in cockpit with integrated drop-leaf table with stowage, deep starboard locker and assisted drop down transom.

Upgraded artificial leather upholstery & faux leather covered panel headlining in Champagne (Special Edition)
Oceanair blinds throughout
Webasto diesel fired cabin heating


Volvo Penta D1-30 29hp diesel engine
Engine hours: 418 (as of Sept 2023)
Engine last serviced: June 2023 (full Volvo service)
New started motor (Jan 2023)
Sail drive (seal replaced March 2021)
Spare fuel filter/oil filter/alternator belt/impeller kit on board

2x 140Ah batteries (engine battery replaced Jan 2023)
Cristec CPSE 12V-40A battery charger
Shore power & cable
2x 12V sockets (chart table & binnacle)

Fuel capacity: approx. 150L
Freshwater capacity: approx. 150L
Holding tank

Pressurised hot & cold water system
Hot & cold transom shower
Water heated via calorifier & engine

Inspected & serviced June 2022



Navigation lights
At binnacle:
Garmin GHC 10 autopilot
Garmin GMI 10 (wind, speed, depth
Garmin GPSMap 4008 8" colour GPS/chartplotter
Plastimo compass
At chart table:
Garmin DSC VHF 200i

Electric windlass, Quick
Anchor & 50m chain

Seago 4-man liferaft (second service due June 2025)
Emergency transom ladder
Seago Rigid Ocean Danbuoy
Horseshoe lifebuoy, Ocean Safety
Manual & electric bilge
Emergency tiller
Deck light
Fire blanket
Fire extinguishers
Carbon monoxide alarm
EPIRB, Ocean Signal
EDF1 LED Flare, Ocean Signal
Jackstays (wire)

Removable bathing ladder
Side gates
Glomex TV aerail
JVC stereo
Fore, aft & mid cleats
Outboard bracket
Sprayhood (beige)
Wheel/cockpit table cover (beige)

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Purchase Information

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A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check the particulars and to have the vessel fully surveyed by a qualified marine surveyor. Details are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through Ancasta brokerages. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change or withdrawal without notice. Please Note: where the vessel’s status shows as “Preliminary”, details of the vessel have not yet been confirmed by the Vendor.

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