Jeanneau Sunshine 38

Sold: Jeanneau Sunshine 38 stable cruiser with a good blend of performance and comfort

General: The Jeanneau Sunshine 38 combines performance with comfort and is designed as one of the first performance cruisers. The fast hull (fiberglass / Kevlar composite) and strong rigging offer a high speed potential. The extended aft scoop is equipped with a bading platform, outdoor shower and also offers the recreational sailor the possibility to stow a dinghy. The deck is equipped with flexiteak which ensures an excellent grip. The lines can be operated from the cockpit, halyards were all replaced in 2012. The equipment on deck is excellent, with a couple of sturdy ST sheet winches on the cockpit coaming, two halyard winches on the cabin roof (including 1 electrical), traveler on the bridgedeck and adjustable backstay. From the steering wheel there is a good view of the navigation equipment placed on both sides of the companionway. The sprayhood with windscreen provides protection against the elements. The anchor is placed on an anchor roll, fitted with line and chain with a manual anchor windlass. The dinghy with Suzuki outboard engine, cockpit cushions and removable teak cockpit table are part of the inventory. This Jeanneau Sunshine 38 has always been in private ownership and complete documentation is available.

Interior: The teak paneling of the interior is splendid. The saloon has two comfortable benches with a solid folding table in the middle. On the starboard side there is a navigation corner with a chart table and on port side an L-shaped galley, with double sink, gimballed gasstove with oven, top loading compressor cooler and various cabinets. There are 6 fixed berths, divided between two private aft cabins and a front cabin with v-bed. The cabins are each equipped with handy storage lockers. Four extra berths can be realized in the salon, on the benches and overhead bunkbeds. The Heads on the portside in the forepeak is equipped with a manual pump toilet, sink and various cabinets. This Sunshine 38 is also equipped with a hot air heater. Various escape hatches and port holes provide extra ventilation.



Brand & Type Jeanneau Sunshine 38
Category Sailing Yacht
Measurements L 11,66 x W 3,85 x D 1,90
Built 1987
Yard Jeanneau Yachts Fr.
Displacement 5400 kg ( 2200kg ballast )
Material Polyester GRP / Kevlar
Hull shape & keel
round bilge and fixed finkeel
Steering steering wheel in the cockpit, balansrudder
Mooring location n/a
Asking price Sold
Brand, Type & Power
Volvo Penta 2003 28hp
Fuel diesel
Fueltank 80 L
Cooling indirect
Propulsion stainless steel waterlubricated shaft with propellor
Battery 3x ST – 31DC 12V / 105Ah (service) + 1x 12V / 70 Ah (start)
Battery charger Delphi 110 Ah
Inverter Voltcraft (220V outlet)
Voltage 12V / 220V (shorepower with cable)
Bowthruster n/a
Cabines front, two aft cabins, saloon
Sleeping berths
10 ( 6 fixed + 4 extra )
Heads / Toilet
Jabsco manual pumptoilet, washbasin, cabinets, mirror
Cooking device Elektrolux 2-burner gimballed gas stove with oven
Running water electrical waterpump + Isothemp hotwater boiler 40L
Watertank flexible 200 L
Refridgerator Top loader compressor coolbox
Heater Webasto hot air
Sails & Rigging
Mast Selden aluminium
Boom and Vang
Selden aluminium boom, vang
Mainsail Dacron normal + 1 original
Foresail Furling genoa + 1 original
Reefing system
Winches 2x 48 ST  (sheet) + 1x electrical (halyard) + 1 Barbarossa 40 manual
Other sails
Navigation & Electronics
Navigation lights side lights, top light, steam light, stern light
Compass Plastimo liquid
Depth gauge
Wind gauge Autohelm
GPS chartplotter
Autohelm Navcenter
VHF defect
Autopilot Autohelm ST6000
Equipment & Safety
Anchor CQR plow type galvanized + manual anchor windlass
Fenders 7 fenders
Deck covers Sprayhood (blue), mainsail cover, genoa cover
Swimming ladder stainless steel on the bading platform
Gas bottle locker
selfdraining in the cockpit
Bilge pump manual and electrical
Radar reflector tube in the mast
Emergency steering emergency tiller
Fire control 2x fire extinguisher
rubber dinghy, Suzuki outboard, cockpit table and cushions, Plastio boatchair
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