Dufour 36 Classic for sale

Hamble, United Kingdom

£54,990 GBP

Tax Paid / Included

Dufour 36 Classic
General information
Dufour 36 Classic
Used sail boat for sale
£54,990 GBP
Tax / VAT status
Paid / Included
Name of boat
Length overall
10.82 metres
Length waterline
9.17 metres
3.77 metres
1.80 metres
5,938 kg
Fin Keel
Hamble, United Kingdom

About this Dufour 36 Classic


Boat Details

The Dufour 36 Classic is very much  - classic, in her design, nicely styled without embracing extremes. A delicate sheer and un-cropped ends.  Pretty to look at and nicely balanced when sailing. A well built, good looking cruiser from an iconic French yard.

 The vendor is the second owner having purchased in 2001. Arriving End of  August 2021.


LOA 10.82 m LWL 9.17 m Beam 1.80 m Draft 1.80 m Displacement 5938 kg

Hull, Deck & Keel

  • GRP Hull in white with waterlines and decals
  • Polyester GRP deck with moulded non slip and teak to side decks and cockpit.
  • Cast iron fin keel.
  • GRP Semi balanced spade rudder

Deck Equipment

  • Wheel steering with cockpit table
  • Stainless steel pulpit and split push pit,
  • Stanchions and twin guardrails with side gates. Guard wires replaced 2019
  • Bow roller and anchor stowage.
  • 12 v Electric Windlass with chain counter
  • Spade Anchor to 40 m of 10 mm Chain. (Cable & Warp new in 2019)
  • Lewmar 46 Primary Winches
  • Lewmar 40 Secondary winches.
  • Lewmar 30 Halyard Winches
  • 11 x Spinlock Jammers for lines led aft. Serviced and replaced as required in 2019
  • Companionway Hatch
  • Main saloon hatch
  • Forehatch
  • Various additional opening hatches above Nav station, galley, forecabin, aft cabins.
  • 2 x Cockpit Lockers
  • Transom seat with self draining gas storage under.
  • Genoa Tracks

Interior & Accommodation

The mid ships galley of the Dufour 36 Classic opens up the aft areas for the cabins without compromising the cockpit and its storage capacity.  Placing the galley amidships ensure cooking at sea is conducted in the middle of the boat where there is less movement. 

Dufour have incorporated headroom of six foot two inches. 

The diagonal berth in the forward cabin is a true double and incorporates a nice occasional seating area for when you wish to step aside to read or ponder.

Nymphaeus offers 3 separate cabin plus the saloon so ideal for families with growing children who desire their own space or the sailor who wants to bring their chums.

Internal lighting and Reading lights enhance the ambiance.


  • The Galley is sited to Starboard with a linear format.
  • Dinette arrangement opposite with L Shaped seating and Saloon Table.
  • A combined Galley/Dining seating backrest is central in the saloon.
  • Storage is outboard
  • Storage under seating
  • Hanging locker aft of the galley 
  • Clock & Barometer.
  • Picture. - Print of Monet's Water Lilies ( Nympheas)


  • Linear Galley
  • Plentiful work surface
  • Storage outboard
  • Eno 2 Burner hob with oven
  • Isotherm 12 v Refrigerator ( New compressor 2019)
  • Hot and Cold water supply
  • Under unit stowage for Crockery, pots, pans, cutlery etc
  • Various Dufour Crockery

Navigation Station

  • Sited to port at the foot of the companionway
  • Forward facing Nav table and seat
  • Storage for charts
  • Switch Panel

Forward Cabin

  • A Genuine Double Berth, offset to port provide maximum comfort without the V issues for tangled feet.
  • Recent New Mattress
  • Opposite the berth is a padded seat.
  • Drawers and cabinets provide ample storage for personal gear and books
  • A Lewmar hatch provides ventilation and access to the deck

2 x Aft Cabins

  • Both providing a large comfortable double berth
  • Standing room in the foyers
  • Hanging lockers
  • Hull side shelves


  • Marine WC
  • Shower
  • New shower pump in 2020
  • Renew waste pipes etc and service seacocks 2020
  • Wet hanging locker

Navigation Equipment

  • Raytheon Speed, Log, Depth and Wind. (Impellor for wind 2019 and log Impellor 2021)
  • Raymarine Autopilot mounted to quadrant.
  • Garmin Class B AIS Under sprayhood (2019)
  • 2 x Garmin Plotter 45 & 65 (2019) (External at Binnacle & under sprayhood) 
  • Raymarine Radar (2001)
  • Furuno Navtex
  • Simrad DSC VHF
  • 2 x Handheld Icom M23 VHF and Fixed charger.

Machinery & Propulsion

  • Volvo Penta MD2030 Inboard Diesel (29 hp) 
  • New Gearbox 2017/18 and Diaphragm
  • New Alternator (2018)
  • Sail drive
  • 3 Blade Feathering Max Prop
  • Eberspacher central heating with 3 outlets (Saloon, Heads & Fwd cabin) - Refurbished 2018

Rig & Sails


  • Aluminium Deck stepped double spreader mast
  • Aluminium Boom
  • Harken Roller Furler on forestay (2021)
  • Spinnaker Pole
  • Adjustable Backstay
  • Kicker / Vang
  • Running rigging renewed 2019


  • Morgan Sails Mainsail (2017)
  • 2 x Head sails comprising;
  • 110% Solent Jib, High Clew/Long Luff by Crusader sails (2003)
  • Cross Cut Roller Furling Genoa by Crusader (2003)  
  • Crusader Sails Spinnaker (2003) 

Electrical Systems

  • 12v primary system
  • 230v shore power system
  • 1 x Engine start Battery (2019)
  • 2 x Domestc Battery (2019)
  • 300 W Studer Battery Charger/Inverter
  • Victron Battery monitor (2019)

Audio Visual

  • Fusion RA 70 Stereo system (2019)

Plumbing & Tankage

  • 341 litre Water tank
  • 159 litre Fuel tank
  • Hot & Cold water
  • Plumbing for Cockpit shower - currently de-commissioned.

Canvas work

  • Sprayhood (2017)
  • Stack Pack Mainsail Cover (2017)

Safety Equipment

  • As seen
  • 4 x Fire Extinguishers ( 2021)

Additional Equipment

  • Winch handles
  • Fenders
  • Warps

Read more

Volvo MD20
Engine hours
Fuel capacity
159 litres
Number of cabins
Number of berths
Drinking water capacity
341 litres

FOR MORE PHOTOS PLEASE SEE MAIN WEBSITE www.michaelschmidt.co.uk and to confirm location.

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Broker/Dealer Information

Michael Schmidt and Partner - Hamble

Mr Andy Cunningham
Hamble Point Marina School Lane
SO31 4NB
United Kingdom
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