Barbican 33 for sale

Chatham, United Kingdom

Listed price £19,750 GBP

Tax Paid / Included

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Barbican 33
Used sail boat for sale
$25,513 USD | Listed price £19,750 GBP
Tax / VAT status
Paid / Included
Length overall
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Chatham, United Kingdom

About this Barbican 33


Remarks :
1994 Barbican 33 
The Barbican 33 is an attractive classic Maurice Griffiths design with a long keel and shallow draft. She has a large deep cockpit with wheel steering and accommodation for up to five. Moulded by Barbican Yachts in 1994. Whilst being a design from the 70's/80's, "Avalon” is a recent example, very well fitted. A solid cruising yacht.
Accommodation :

The Barbican 33 offers 5 berths in 2 cabins. Forward cabin; V berth with storage beneath. Opening deck hatch. Heads with sea toilet, new in 2018, stainless steel washbasin with mixer tap and shower. Wet hanging locker to starboard.

Saloon; L-shaped settee to port with plenty of storage space, central table and settee to starboard. Opening hatch over. Large Galley; aft to starboard with Flavel gas cooker, 2 burners, oven and grill. Double s/steel sink, with mixer tap. Top opening refrigerated cool box, plenty of stowage. Aft to port, large chart table with storage, switchboard and provision for instruments.

Quarter berth aft to port. A very well finished interior with rich teak joinery, including to coachroof sides. Carpeted and curtains throughout, upholstery in velvet beige print. Heating via a Plastimo catalytic heater.

Inventory :
Safety Equipment
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Fire blanket
  • Radar reflector
  • Harness eyes
  • Fog horn
  • Liferaft 4 person
  • Lifebuoy
  • Bilge pumps (2 manual, 2 electric)
  • Emergency tiller
  • 2 x Life jackets
  • 3 x Harnesses
Navigation Equipment
  • VHF Radio
  • Echosounder - Raymarine Tridata
  • Nasa Marine Clipper Wireless Wind System - new 2018
  • Compass
  • Autopilot - Raymarine MK II Wheel pilot - new 2018
  • Radar
  • Radio/CD
  • Clock/Barometer
  • Navigation lights
  • Masthead tricolour
  • Charts various
Deck Equipment
  • 2 x Anchors (Bruce and Fortress)
  • 100ft chain
  • Windlass (Lofrans electric controlled from bow or cockpit)
  • Sail cover (blue)
  • Sprayhood (blue)
  • Cockpit dodgers
  • Swim ladder
  • 6 x Mooring warps
  • 6 x Fenders
  • Inflatable dinghy
  • Beaching leg facility fitted
Keel Hull

Long full keel

Brokers Owners Comments

Owned by the current owners from new, who have sailed extensively in Holland, Northern France, Germany, Belgium, UK east coast and the Solent. Reluctantly selling as age is catching up with them. “Avalon” has been well cared for in their ownership, and is well equipped. Viewing highly recommended.

History and Construction

This Barbican 33 MK II has a GRP Hull (with blue/white gelcoat finish), deck and superstructure with Balsa core. Hull was epoxied from new in 1994. Coppercoat 2013 Deck with non-slip blue paint, self-draining cockpit. Encapsulated long keel, keel hung rudder and wheel steering. She has been well looked after and well maintained by the current owner, who has owned her from September 2017 ( one previous owner) and comes with a set of equipment and engine manuals. Last out of the water September 2017.

Mechanical :
Sails and Spars

Deck stepped masthead sloop with Sailspar silver anodised alloy mast and slab reefing boom with lazyjacks. Sprung rod kicker. Furling headsail system. Original stainless steel wire standing rigging. Terylene running rigging led aft to 7 clutches in cockpit. Spinnaker pole. Genoa tracks with adjustable cars.


  • 2 x Sheet winches (Lewmar self-tailing)
  • 2 x Halyard winches (Lewmar/Barlow)



  • 1 x Mainsail (Gowen 1995 good condition white)
  • 1 x Genoa (Gowen 1995 good condition white)
Mechanical Systems

Located under the companionway steps, 1995 Lister LPWS 30 30hp 3-cylinder diesel engine with 2500 approx hours, regularly serviced by the owner. Freshwater cooled. Single lever controls with electric start. Shaft drive to a 3-bladed propeller, via Aqua drive to shaft. Also, fitted with a bowthruster controlled from foot switch in the cockpit.

Electrical Systems

3 x 12 volt batteries 110Ah, charging from the engine alternator, solar panel, wind generator. Shore power connection with 240-volt ring main. Generator Rutland RWS2000

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Broker/Dealer Information

Network Yacht Brokers Kent

Network Yacht Brokers Kent Clarke & Carter Interyacht (Kent) Ltd Chatham Maritime Marina Leviathan Way, Chatham, Kent ME4 4LP
United Kingdom
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