All Contest Sailing Yachts for sale in the UK
Totti Washington is a solid, safe, dependable, sea-keeping cruiser that was designed to be able to handle herself comfortably in all weathers. Thoughtfully designed by Uus van Essen and built by the renowned Conyplex yard in Holland in 1973 she is in rare company for her age and size as having wheel steering. She has been in the current ownership since 2013 and has enjoyed upgrades including new standing rigging (2015), repainted deck and topsides (2014), roller-reefing and lazy jacks (2013), spray hood (2015) integrated autopilot (2016), new genoa (2017), and hot water calorifier (2017) among... read more
|Length:|| 31' 4"|
|Location:||Portsmouth Harbour Hampshire UK|
|Price:|| £13,500 Tax Paid|
Beam: 8’ 2”
Draft: 4’ 2”
Hull / Keel: Fin
“This yacht has had a full update/refit in 2005 and again in 2012 making the total spent on her since 2005 over £50,000. In 2005 she had a new Raymarine electronics package fitted, new diesel heating, new holding tank, new fuel tank, new hot & cold water system fitted, new sails, wiring & lights replaced and Gelshield epoxy treated hull. ... read more
This Contest 44 is the perfect yacht that can be sailed by a couple in great comfort. She is strongly built to Lloyds hull specifications. An easily handled seagoing yacht capable of crossing oceans swiftly and just as happy making gentle coastal passages. She has been constantly updated by a very experienced husband and wife team who are both members of the Ocean Cruising Club. Her massive inventory include a 4kW generator (2013), water maker, Hydrovane self-steering (2013) along with Raymarine autopilot that was new in 2017. Absolutely totally equipped to cross oceans. Highly detailed ... read more
|Location:||St Helier, Jersey Jersey UK|
|Price:|| £170,000 Tax Paid|
The Dick Zaal designed Contest 33 is a well known and sought after cruiser. She can be easily handled by two persons while having the advantage of being a sturdy and sea-kindly boat well thought of by sailors everywhere. The interior layout has been designed to give the interior a light and airy feel, while making the most of the space.
This particular example has been very well looked after and upgraded by the current owner with a extensive list of works completed and part renewed in the last few seasons - she'll make a good investment for her next owners.
Wanderbird has ha... read more
|Location:||Swansea Swansea UK|
|Price:|| £25,000 Tax Paid|
1997 Contest 40/42S 124,750
The Contest 40/42S is not only a joy to look at with her dark blue hull; she is a joy to sail. The Contest 40/42S has a high standard sailing performance and with the equipment fitted she is easy to handle with just two people. She has a very spacious interior in teak that provides lots of comforts, and she can sleep six with four in the two cabins and two in the saloon. If you are looking for a high-quality yacht that has been maintained to a high standard with detailed maintenance records, then this is undoubtedly a yacht to view.
To arrange a viewing or ob... read more
|Length:|| 42' 9"|
|Location:||Chatham Kent UK|
|Price:|| £124,750 Tax Paid|
1974 Contest 33 17,995
The Contest 33 is a classic fin and skeg cruiser-racer from the 1970s, from a high-quality Dutch builder. This 1974 example has a very tidy interior. Unusually for a traditional yacht of this size, she also has wheel steering. If you are thinking of a Rival 31 or Contessa 32, have a look at this less well-known yacht instead.
Please call our Kent Chatham Office+44 (0)1634 571605 for further information or to arrange a viewing.... read more
|Length:|| 31' 2"|
|Location:||Chatham Kent UK|
Built by Conyplex Holland-one of the oldest glass-fibre boat builders, the design is well respected on the continent. Built in 1971, she has full British Registry with VAT paid.
She has very fine sailing qualities with a 50% ballast ratio giving a smooth easy motion in fresh conditions with good tracking ability. Encapsulated lead bulb keel keeps the weight low down enabling her to stand up to a good spread of canvas, A good solid heavy weather boat with a very nice 6 berth interior.
1971 GRP 33ft 6 berth cruiser, Volvo 28hp inboard diesel engine with shaft and 3 bladed prop.
A practical well... read more
|Location:||Weymouth Dorset UK|
|Price:|| £9,950 Tax Paid|