Nicholson 35

Sold: Nicholson 35 stable and seaworthy sailing yacht with splendid and practical interior

General: Classic cruiser sailing yacht which has proven its seaworthiness time and again through the years. The construction is robust and the laminated lead keel guarantees a high degree of stability. This Nicholson 35 is a very nice specimen and visibly well maintained. The Mitsubishi Craftsman 27hp diesel engine was newly installed in 2014, the batteries are also of high quality and recent year. The deep cockpit with sprayhood offers a safe and sheltered place for the crew. The teak in the cockpit is in very good condition. The traveler for mainsheet trim is located directly in front of the helm with two Lewmar ST sheet winches on the cockpit coaming. The electric bow thruster controls is on the skippers SB side, with furthermore the compass, depthmeter and built-in autopilot. The mainsail (2018) is hoisted at the mast with two-speed Lewmar winches. The genoa with UV strip is operated with the furler. An extra work- and storm jib can be raised on the forestay. For convenience a manual anchor winch with double anchor locker are placed on the foredeck. The Nicholson has been on the hard during the winter period and new antifouling has been applied to the hull spring 2019.

Interior: The teak wooden interior is very nice with approximately 1.85m headroom. SB of the companionway is a galley with a gimballed gas stove and a spacious worktop. PS is a navigation corner with forward facing chart table and instruments such as a radar, VHF and GPS. This Nicholson is equipped with a large quarterberth just behind the chart table. The seating area offers comfortable seating at the folding table in the saloon. The settee on PS can be converted into a double bed. The bench on SB can be widened and used with a lee-cloth as an extra berth on night crossings. The V-bed in the front cabin offers two berths. The pump toilet (PS) and the sink with hand shower (SB) are located between the saloon and the forward cabin. These spaces can be seperated with sliding doors. The Eberspacher hot air heating provides comfort on cold days. There are various handles in the cabin, which is very practical during sailing. There are various cupboards and ample storage options throughout the ship.


Brand & Type Nicholson 35
Category Sailing Yacht
Measurements L 10,74 x W 3,18 x D 1,68
Built 1979
Yard Camper & Nicholson
Displacement 7900 kg ( 3550 kg lead ballast )
Material Polyester GRP
Hull shape & keel
round bilge and fixed finkeel (laminated)
Steering steering wheel in the cockpit, rudder on skeg
Mooring location Hellevoetsluis, NL
Asking price Sold
Brand, Type & Power
Mitsubishi CM3.27  (27 hp)
Fuel diesel
Fueltank polyester 185 L
Cooling indirect
Propulsion bronze waterlubricated shaft with propellor
Battery Optima 12V/100 Ah (start 2014), 12V/75Ah (2xservice 2014), 12V/75Ah (bowthruster 2014)
Battery charger CTEK 12V / 5A
Inverter Victron Lite Duty 12V/100W
Voltage 12V / 220V ( shorepower + inverter )
Bowthruster Craftsman 4 hp electrical (2016)
Cabines front cabin, saloon, quarterberth
Sleeping berths
3 fixed ( cabin, quarterberth) + 3 extra (settee)
Heads / Toilet
Lavac manual pumptoilet, washbasin with handshower, cabinets, mirror
Cooking device Plastimo 2-burner gimballed gas stove with oven
Running water electrical waterpump + Isothemp hotwater boiler 15 L
Watertank polyester 360 L
Refridgerator Top loader coolbox
Heater Eberspacher hot air
Sails & Rigging
Mast Sparlight aluminum keel stept
Boom and Vang
Sparlight aluminum boom, vang, traveler
Mainsail Dacron double reef 22 m2 (2018)
Foresail Dacron furling genoa 32 m2
Reefing system
Harken Furler
Winches Lewmar 2x 44 ST (sheet) + 2x Lewmar 7 2-speed (halyard) normal
Other sails
spare genua (sliders) + stormjib (sliders) + jib (sliders)
Navigation & Electronics
Navigation lights side lights, three color top light, stern light
Compass Plastimo liquid
Depth gauge
Furuno 1623
Garmin 126
VHF Navman VHF 7100 + Icom handheld
Autopilot electrical
Equipment & Safety
Anchor CQR25 + extra CQR + Danforth galvanized, manual windlass, double anchor locker
Fenders 6 fenders, several lines
Deck covers Sprayhood (2015, blue), cockpit tent (2015, blue), mainsail cover (blue)
Swimming ladder stainless steel on the transom
Gas bottle locker
selfdraining in the cockpit
Bilge pump manual
Radar reflector in the mast
Emergency steering emergency tiller
Fire control fire extinguisher
aluminium spiboom, Kenwood radio/cd player
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