Moody 47

234,000 Tax Paid | Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom


  • Make Moody
  • Model 47
  • Year 2002
  • LOA 47ft/14m
  • Class Sailing Cruiser
  • Hull Glass Reinforced Plastic
  • Keel Fin Keel
  • Rig Cutter
  • Engine Single Diesel
  • Drive Shaft Drive
  • Layout Centre Cockpit
  • Berths 7
  • Cabins 4
  • Aft Cabins 1
  • Ancasta Ref 39879
  • Name Striding Edge


Moody 47 built in 2002, first launched 2004 - One Owner from new and lightly used since 2015. Cutter rigged with in-mast furling mainsail and self-tacking staysail. Accommodation for 7 in 4 cabins. Comprehensive inventory including Kemp sails, Yanmar 78hp engine, coppercoat, cabin heating, air-con, generator, electric winches, autopilot, AIS, liferaft, dinghy and outboard. Aside from having the watermaker serviced, she's in fine fettle for an ARC adventure.


Moody 47
Built by Princess Yachts International Plc.
Designed by Bill Dixon
Introduced: August 2001
Ceased: October 2004
Boats Built: 46

'Striding Edge' was built in December 2002
First Launched March 2004
Very lightly used since 2015
One Owner from new

GRP hull, deck and superstructure
Bulb shoal fin keel (keel bolts replaced April 2018)
Wheel steering
Centre cockpit
Navy Blue hull colour with white livery (Awlgrip painted 2015)
Fixed 3-piece windscreen with stainless-steel frame
Teak deck, cockpit seating & sole
Teak cap rail on raised bulwarks
Wired and wireless control for hinged transom door / bathing platform
2x aft deck lazarettes

Length Overall (inc. pulpit overhang): 14.53m / 47'8"
Hull Length: 14.16m / 46'6"
Beam: 4.40m / 14'5"
Shoal Fin Keel: 1.60m / 5'3" (light displacement)
Displacement: 14,950kg / 32,890 lb
*All figures are approximate


In-mast furling mainsail system
Furling Yankee - Selden 400s furling system (twin grooves on foil)
Furling self-tacking staysail- Selden 300s furling system (twin grooves on foil)
Selden silver anodised mast, boom & rod kicker
Double aft swept spreader rig
Stainless-steel continuous standing rigging
New rig including halliards, etc. (2015)
Lewmar adjustable traveller aft of cockpit
7x Lewmar clutches on either side of companionway
3x Lewmar clutches on mast
Selden spinnaker pole
Running backstays
Genoa sheet tracks with adjustable cars
Flag halyards

Vertically part-battened mainsail (fully serviced and recoated by Kemp winter 2021/2022)
New Yankee, Kemp
New Staysail, Kemp
Cruising chute with magic furl furling system, Quay Sails

2x Lewmar 54 CST electric genoa sheet winches
2x Lewmar #16 ST winches
2x Lewmar 30 CST winches 2-speed ST mainsheet and mainshet control line winches


Interior furniture finished in teak.
Air Conditioning to the three sleeping cabins. Mermaid.
New pocket sprung mattresses to forward and aft cabins
Leesan electric flushing toilets to both heads
Eberspacher cabin heating
Navy Blue leather upholstery in saloon, at chart table and bedside seats in Owners cabin.

Large U-shaped seating to port around a solid wooden folding leaf table (either coffee table or dining table).
Two armchairs to starboard with pull-out stools, side table, drinks and glass cabinets (built-in tool storage beneath armchairs).
Book shelves with fiddles, various lockers / cupboards.
Opening hatch, large coaming windows.

Large U-shaped galley one step down from saloon.
Gimballed stainless-steel SMEV cooker with 4-ring hob, oven, grill and crash bar.
Top-loading stainless-steel freezer.
Twin stainless-steel sinks with 'pull-out' mixer tap and separate fresh water tap.
Combination microwave oven with grill.
Front-loading stainless-steel lined fridge.
Cupboard housing waste bin.
Plenty of locker / cupboard storage.

Forward-facing with leather topped armrest / locker.
Additional drawer storage.
Leather topped seat.
Chart stowage.
Chart light.
Main switch panel and navigation aids.
iPad mount.
Sideboard with shelving opposite for books, etc.
Wet hanging locker aft of chart table seat.

Double centreline berth with 'Activecool' (by Ship Shape Bedding) mattress and deep drawer storage under.
Hanging locker.
high-level lockers.
2x felt-lined lockers for valuables.
Opening hatch with mosquito screen and blackout blind.
Reading lights.
12v fan.
FX-1 Digital Comfort Control panel for air-con.

To starboard.
Jack & Jill from Forward Cabin.
Electric toilet with Wema holding tank gauge and macerator switch.
Wash basin with mixer tap.
Separate shower area with seat, curtain and teak grate floor.
vanity unit.
Opening hatch.

To port with double bunk berth.
Storage space beneath lower bunk & locker space above upper bunk.
Hanging locker with shelf.
Opening hatch.
Reading lights.

To port, walk-through to Owners Cabin aft.
Single bunk berth with step-up and trotter-box.
Shelved storage cupboards below (space sufficient to accommodate a washing machine)
Access to engine compartment opposite.
This area can be used as a lobby entrance / dressing room to the Owners cabin.

Large centreline double berth with 'Activecool' (by Ship Shape Bedding) mattress and deep drawer storage under.
Twin curved leather topped seats on either side with lockers under.
Bedside table with drawer, to port.
Felt-lined vanity unit with large mirror over (removable access panel to stern gland and shaft below).
2x hanging locker.
Opening hatch with mosquito screen and blackout blind.
Reading lights.
12v fan.
FX-1 Digital Comfort Control panel for air-con.

Electric head.
Wash basin with mixer tap.
Separate shower stall with seat and teak grate floor.
Access to engine compartment (oil dipstick, injectors).


Yanmar 4JH3TE 78hp diesel engine
4-cylinder turbocharged & intercooled
Circa 2402 engine hours
Engine last professional serviced at 2000 hrs (Owner conducts interval services) - Next professional service due at 2500 hrs
Bruntons feathering AutoProp
Side-Power bow thruster

Northern Lights 5KVA slow revving super quiet generator on bespoke vibration reducing aluminium mounting.
800 Ah AGM house batteries (under aft bunk)
2 x 50 Ah AGM start batteries (under aft bunk)
Separate bow thruster battery
Mastervolt Mass 12/80 80a Charger with split charging system
Mastervolt battery monitoring, BTM-III
Various 12v & 240v sockets throughout
Shore power & cable

Hot & cold pressurised water
Watermaker – Schenker 60 Litres per hour. Serviced some time ago and not used since. Further service and change of filters suggested before use. Control panel at chart table.
Seagull carbon filter to tap in galley

Fresh Water: 772 ltr / 170 Imp gal / 204 US gal
Fuel: 431 ltr / 95 Imp gal / 114 US gal

*All figures are approximate


At chart table:
SIMRAD RS35 DSC VHF with AIS and SIMRAD HS35 wireless hand set.
Raymarine Smart Controller - wireless and wired autopilot control
At binnacle:
Raymarine ST6001 Autopilot
Raymarine 127e Hybrid Touch chartplotter (Running Axiom software with up to date UK charts) - can be linked for full control to iPad at chart table using 'Raycontrol' app (*iPad will be reset to factory settings, so new Owner can reinstall app via own Apple account).
Full Raymarine ST60 instrumentation with NMEA 2000 converter (above companionway)
Whitlock steering compass

Raymarine quantum radar
Digital Yachts Class B AIS (transmits and receives with targets displayed on chartplotter)

Stainless-steel stemhead fitting with twin bronze bow rollers
Anchor locker
Lewmar electric anchor windlass with wired control at binnacle and wireless hand-held control
New Rocna 33kg / 73 lb anchor with 90m 10mm chain
Small kedge anchor with warp

Stainless-steel pulpit, pushpit and stanchions (stanchion mounts all replaced in 2022)
Twin guard wires with boarding gates
Open Sea ISO9650-1 6-man liferaft in cradle (next service due Feb 2023)
2x horsehoe lifebuoys with lights
XM Oscar Man Overboard Rescue Sling
Deck light
Radar reflector
Webbing jackstays
Fire blanket
Pilot Mini gas alarm
Carbon Monoxide alarm
Various fire extinguishers
Sea-Fire Manual & Auto Fire Extinguishing System in engine bay (control at binnacle)
Emergency tiller
Teak handrails to coachroof
Stainless-steel grab handles either side of companionway

New sprayhood
Bespoke folding cockpit table in Iroco
3.4m Avon rib with oars and wheels.
Suzuki DF6A 6hp outboard.
Stainless-steel Simpson (Cooney) davits (D125)
Avtex TV mounted on bulkhead in saloon and Glomex aerial
Sony USB / Bluetooth / Radio
Teak pushpit seats
Wire cutters
Deck brush
Boat hook
Bulkhead mounted clock & barometer
Winch handle pocket
Dorade vents
Flag staff
6x stainless-steel mooring cleats
Acrylic washboard
Boarding ladder
Folding swim ladder for bathing platform / stern door
Various additional mooring ropes & cordage

Also available at Owner's home in North Yorkshire:
2x recently replaced fore sails
Passarelle in canvas carry bag / storage bag
Bimini canvas top (frame on board - slight mod's required which Owner can advise on)
Old / winter sprayhood
Winter cover (fair condition) - Photo included taken in 2015
Delta 25kg anchor (spare)

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