Princess 30 DS for sale

Conyer, United Kingdom

Listed price £27,500 GBP

General information
Princess 30 DS
Used power boat for sale
$34,268 USD | Listed price £27,500 GBP
Name of boat
Winds of Change
Bernard Olesinski
Length overall
4.41 tons (U.S.)
Conyer, United Kingdom

About this Princess 30 DS


1983 Princess 30DS £27,500
The Princess 30 is an ever-popular family cruiser.  This good example has been well maintained and is presented for sale in good condition. She was last out of the water in March 2019 when she was antifouled, hull polished and anodes changed. She was relaunched in May 2019. Engines last serviced in September 2018. The stern glands were repacked, new belts and impellers fitted March 2019. 

Viewing by appointment through our Kent Office 01634 571605


The accommodation offers up to six berths in three cabins.  In the forecabin, V berth with infill and stowage under.  Two hanging lockers.  Opening hatch to foredeck.  In the lower saloon, dinette to port (converts to double berth) with galley opposite.

The galley has two stainless steel sinks with hot and cold pressurised water supply.  200-litre freshwater capacity.  The hot water is heated by the engines and via 240V immersion heater. 12v Refrigerator. 2-burner gas stove with oven and 240v Microwave.  Eberspacher diesel cabin heating is fitted with vents to all cabins.

There is a separate heads compartment to starboard with marine toilet, which has a holding tank and washbasin and shower.  Steps lead up to deck saloon.  The Helm position is to port with settee behind (makes up to a full-length single).  Settee berth opposite.  The sliding patio doors led to a large aft cockpit with bench seat

Mechanical Systems

Located under the saloon sole, twin Volvo MD30A four-cylinder 65hp naturally aspirated diesel engines.  Freshwater cooled via a heat exchanger.  Shaft drive to three-bladed propeller.  Rope cutter.  Single lever controls.   720-litre fuel capacity in a stainless steel tank. 12-knot cruising speed.  Maximum speed 16 knots.  The engines have benefited from regular servicing (last service September 2018). 

Electrical Systems

  • 3 x 12 volt batteries in two banks (2016)
  • Alternator charging
  • 240 volt shorepower 
  • Immersion heater

Deck Equipment

  • Anchor with 30m chain
  • Manual anchor windlass
  • Coachroof grabrails
  • Window covers
  • Cockpit canopy
  • Cockpit cushions
  • 10 x Fenders
  • 4 x Warps
  • Stainless steel boarding ladder
  • Bathing platform
  • Dinghy 2.9m 3 peron
  • outboard - Honda 2HP
  • Davits

Navigation Equipment

  • Steering compass
  • VHF radio
  • GPS - Garmin
  • Navigation lights
  • Clock & Barometer

Safety Equipment

  • 1 x Fire extinguisher
  • Engine room fire extinguisher
  • Fire blanket
  • Manual bilge pump
  • Two electric bilge pumps
  • Horseshoe lifebuoy with light


Built in 1983 by Princess Yachts to a design by Bernard Olesinski.  White GRP hull with spray chines and style stripes.  Rubbing strakes.  White GRP superstructure/.  Aft self draining cockpit.  Planing hull.  Twin  rudders.  Wheel steering. the hull was epoxied in 2016 as a preventtaive measure. Owned by the current owner since  2015. 

Boat Insurance

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Just call 01634 571605 or e-mail to request an insurance quote for this boat or your current boat

RYA Training

Clarke & Carter Kent, through its strategic alliance with Elite Sailing, an accredited RYA training centre, can offer Professional and Leisure qualifications at every level from beginners’ to very experienced for both sail or power. This includes from RYA Day Skipper to RYA Yachtmaster Coastal, Offshore and Ocean qualifications giving you a chance to begin, improve or broaden your knowledge and boat handling skills on its fleet of Jeanneau Yachts and various Motorboats. Elite Sailing are also able to offer RYA DSC VHF Radio, First Aid, and Diesel Maintenance courses as well as one to one own boat tuition.

Please call Elite Sailing on 01634 890512 to discuss your specific training needs. Please quote promotional code CCK1 when calling to receive details of their exclusive offers to Clarke & Carter Customers.   

The company normally acts as brokers for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute a part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part.

General note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as liferaft, fire extinguishers and flares etc., are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on board as part of the sale of a used vessel, may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owner’s specific needs.

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2 x Volvo MD30A
Fuel capacity
185 gallons (U.S.)
Maximum speed
18 mph
Cruising speed
14 mph
Number of cabins
Number of berths
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Broker/Dealer Information

Clarke & Carter - Kent

Mr Peter Norris
Chatham Maritime Marina Leviathan Way
United Kingdom
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