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1978 1978 38FT Hodgdon Bros GAFF \"CONTESSA\" $75,000 Schooner Used Classic Wooden Boat For Sale in Seattle

Mast

Mast Configuration
Two Mast
Single Mast Type
Two-Mast Type
Schooner
Hull Configuration
Full keel
Sail Handing and Equipment Comments
Spars and Rigging Comments
Ballast

Overview

Price
75000.00
Type Of Boat
Sail
Make
1978 38FT Hodgdon Bros GAFF \"CONTESSA\" $75,000
Model
Schooner
Year
1978
LOA (feet)
38
Deck Material
Caulked Teak decks over plywood
Hull Material
1 1/4" Honduras Mahogany/Oak/ Bronze w/ Oak backbone

Location

City
Seattle
Province/State
Wash
Country
USA
Contact Number
609.312.8263

Engine

Engine Make
Westerbeke
Engine Model
4-107WC
Engine Year
Horsepower
37
Cooling
Freshwater Cooling (Internal)
Fuel Type
Diesel

General

Boat Survey
Survey Date
Trailer
Trailer Make
Trailer Model
Trailer Year
Cradle
Winter Cover
Dinghy
Dinghy Make
Cabins (number)
Head
Manual Head
Electric Head
Fire Extinguisher
Color of Canvas
Dodger (Forward)
Closure (Vertical)
Bridge Cover
Bimini (after)
Camper Back
Sleeps (Number of People)
5
Holding Tanks (total number)
Water Tanks

Further Comments

"CONTESSA" is a very handsome schooner built in the Hodgdon's Yard of East Boothbay, Maine in 1978

She is heavily built to high standards of Honduras Mahogany over oak frames with teak decks.

Major refit in the 1990's including new teak decks, transom,electric panel & the interior was refinished.

Dimensions:

LOA 38'

LWL 31' 6"

Beam 10' 6"

Maximum Draft 6' 6"

Construction:

1 1/4" Honduras Mahogany Planking/ Oak Frames/ Bronze Fastened/ oak Backbone

Teak decks, laid & caulked over plywood deck, replaced in 1997

Honduras Mahogany house sides & coamings w/ fiberglass covered house top. 

Self bailing cockpit w/ Edson Worm Gear Steering.

8,000# lead, external ballast & approx 2,000# lead internal ballast

Engine:

Westerbeke 4-107WC 37HP with refurbished head

#1 Prunell 3 blade bronze prop w/ a spare #2 1 3/8" steel shaft (new 2010) #3 Vetus engine controls (upgraded) #4 1Racor 500 fuel filter #5 Engine hours 2933

Tanks:

Fresh water: 1 (60 gal) w/ accumulator tank Fuel: 1 (60 gal) located amidships, has access ports for clean out. Holding: 1 Plastic (23 gal) Y-valve & macerator for pumpout

Accommodations:

Single berths: 5 Heads: 1

Electronics:

Plotter GPS Compass Repeaters: Garmin GMI 10 Autopilot

Sails:

Battened mainsail Foresail Club footed staysail Harkin furling jib Genoa Fisherman Main topsail Stormsails (2, never used)

Spars & rigging:

All spars sitka spruce Stainless standing rigging w/ turnbuckles Bronze winches Lignum Vitae blocks Boom gallows for main

Interior equipment:

Heater Deep freezer Refrigerator Hot water Manual & electric bilge pump Battery charger Inverter

Topsides :

Wheel steering Teak cockpit & sidedecks Cockpit cushions

Canvas:

Sail covers Cockpit cover Bimini top

Deck Hardware:

Bruce anchor w/ 300' of 5/16 chain Ideal electric windlass Seawater high pressure washdown pump, forward 3 #16 Lewmar bronze winches Dodger, bimini, & connector (new 2012) Custom Bronze Mushroom Vents by Port Townsend Foundry New hull paint (Fall 2013) Radar reflector

Electrical:

12-Volt DC & 110 Volt AC system 4 75 amp hour Group 31 Optima Batteries (AGM) 1 Group 27 Optima Starter Battery Victron inverter/ charger new LED Strip Lights below LED Anchor Light Engine supplied heat for Galley, Head & Hot Water

Electronics:

Garmin Radar/Chartplotter Garmin Repeater by companionway Navico Wheel Autopilot Standard Horizon VHF w/ remote mic in cockpit

Galley:

2 Burner Origo Gimballed Alcohol Stove Top Novacool Refrigerator- Built w/ expansion plates in freezer High pressure seawater in the galley

"CONTESSA" was built to VERY HIGH STANDARDS using top quality materials. 

She was BUILT TO LAST!! 

Reaching OFF THE WIND in "CONTESSA" is the thing DREAMS ARE MADE OF!! 

Take a good look at the pictures,

DREAM A LITTLE DREAM, & Please , GIVE ME A CALL! 

 

**CONTACT**

Glenn Schroeder

Barnegat Bay Yacht Brokerage

609.312.8263                                                                                                                                                            

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