Bavaria 44 for sale

Gosport, United Kingdom

£74,950 GBP
approx $98,448USD

Tax Paid / Included

General information
Bavaria 44
Used sail boat for sale
£74,950 GBP
Tax / VAT status
Paid / Included
Name of boat
Ruff and Reddy
J&J Design
Length overall
10.34 tons (U.S.)
Fin Keel
Gosport, United Kingdom

About this Bavaria 44

Bavaria 44 (2002): Ruff and Reddy is an outstanding example of this popular model, and has been extremely well maintained by her current owner. Many recent upgrades and improvements including saildrive seal (replaced October 2019), Elvstrom in-mast fully battened mainsail (new 2018), 3 domestic batteries (new 2019), standing and running rigging replaced 2016 etc etc.

Manufacturer Provided Description

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  • Hull built 2002, boat commissioned 03/2003
  • 3 cabin owners version with large sail locker on fore deck
  • Length O/L 13.95m
  • Beam 4.24m
  • Draft 1.95m (optional deep keel fitted - standard draft = 1.65m)
  • LWL 11.43m
  • Water capacity 360L
  • Fuel capacity 210L
  • 8 of 12 Lewmar portlights replaced new 2019
  • 7 fenders & 4 mooring lines


  • Volvo Penta D2 -55 (throttle lever and control cables replaced 2018, engine battery new 2019)
  • Volvo Penta sail drive (diaphragm seal being replaced 2019)
  • 3 blade Volvo Penta folding prop
  • Auto fire extnguisher in engine compartment
  • Thermostatic bilge blower in engine compartment
  • Sleipner Bow Thruster (motor replaced 2018)


  • Mast mounted radar reflector
  • Lofrans electric anchor windlass
  • CQR style anchor & 50m chain
  • Blown air heating system to all cabins
  • Teak side decks
  • 3 x 140a/hr house batteries (new 2019)

Spars and Rigging

  • In mast furling Elvstrom fully batterned main (New 2018)
  • Furling 120% Genoa
  • Spinnaker pole
  • Retractable Seldon bowsprit
  • Asymetric Cruising chute with 'magic furl' torsion rope furling system
  • LED Trilight & LED anchor light
  • New standing and running rigging 2016 (dyneema main & genoa halyards)


  • Twin helms with compass at each
  • Custom full stainless steel pushpit rail with openiing gate to stern platform
  • Twin gas lockers (pressure tested, new flexible hoses & regulator 2018)
  • Teak flooring & seats
  • Detachable cockpit cushions for side seating
  • Cockpit table with drop leaves and insulated built in storage / ice box
  • Stainless steel Life raft cradle pushpit mounted
  • Twin stainless steel disposable BBQ holders (detachable) pushpit rail mounted
  • 2 x Harken halyard winches coach roof mounted
  • 2 x Harken genoa winches on cockpit coamings - 2 speed electric
  • 2 x Harken spinnaker winches on cockpit coamings
  • 2 x 4 block Spinlock STX rope clutches (new in 2016)
  • 2 x winch handle pockets + 2 winch handles (1 short & 1 long)
  • Floor level LED lighting
  • Twin audio speakers (waterproof)
  • Dinghy snap davits on stern


  • Raymarine RL70C multi-display mounted in binnacle on end of cockpit table
  • Mast mounted Raymarine Radar
  • Raymarine ST60 autopilot control, ST60 bi data (depth & speed), mounted in end of cockpit table
  • 2 x Raymarine ST60 wind displays (1 each side of companionway)
  • Clinometer, mounted in end of cockpit table


  • Spray hood
  • Bimini
  • 10 additional panels with windows to make a complete cockpit enclusure
  • Spray dodgers


  • 2 x fire extinguishers in cockpit lockers
  • XM Oscar man overboard recovery sling
  • Ocean Safety lifebuoy with bright flashing LED light
  • Detachable Jackstays on side decks
  • Outboard mounting pad on pushpit rail

Chart table

  • RL70C master unit
  • Clipper AIS radar display
  • Clipper navtex
  • Simrad RD68 fixed DSC VHF (plus switchable cockpit speaker)
  • Midland Atlantic hand held VHF & mounting cradle
  • Clinometer
  • Main electric control panel
  • Pilot 'mini' gas alarm (bilge mounted sensor)
  • 7 day digital programmer for heating system
  • Holding tank gauge
  • Exhaust temperature gauge and overtemp alarm
  • Radio and CD player (speakers in saloon & cockpit)
  • Fire extinguisher
  • LED chart table light, switchable white / red


  • Upgraded upholstery (blue)
  • 3 x scatter cushions
  • Long linear galley with twin sinks, cooker with 2 burners and oven
  • Gimbled 2 burner & oven cooker
  • Dometic extractor hood above cooker with down lighting 
  • Galley strap
  • Fire blanket
  • Separate fresh drinking water tap with General Ecology purification system
  • Wooden bottle rack for cooking oils etc
  • Flat screen digital TV (replaced new 2019) with masthead mounted antenna and in-line signal booster
  • Twin audio speakers
  • Carbon Monoxide monitor and alarm
  • LED cabin lights
  • Mounted wall clock and barometer

Aft heads

  • Jabsco electric WC (with macerator)
  • Holding tank
  • Holding tank pump out with macerator
  • LED lighting

Aft cabins (2 x double)

  • LED lighting
  • Foot lights at end of berths
  • Smoke alarms
  • Fire extinguishers

Master Cabin (Fwd)

  • LED lighting
  • Queen size double berth
  • Fitted sheets
  • Headboard with twin LED reading lights
  • Bolster & 2 x cushions matching headboard
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarm

Fwd heads (en suite)

  • Jabsco manual WC
  • Sea Smart w/c flush de-oderising system
  • LED lighting


  • All original equipment manuals

Contact Information

Call Steve Gunn on (07860) 702376 or email for further details or to arrange to view.

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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1 x Volvo Penta D2-55
Fuel capacity
55 gallons (U.S.)
Number of cabins
Number of berths
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Broker/Dealer Information

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Mr Matthew Attree
Swanwick Marina
SO31 1ZL
United Kingdom
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