Fairline Targa 29 for sale

West Mersea, United Kingdom

£57,500 GBP

Tax Paid / Included

Fairline Targa 29
General information
Fairline Targa 29
Used power boat for sale
£57,500 GBP
Tax / VAT status
Paid / Included
Name of boat
Bernard Olesinski
Length overall
9.07 metres
3.10 metres
0.97 metres
3,800 kg
West Mersea, United Kingdom

About this Fairline Targa 29


Considered to be a modern classic and the benchmark for their class, the Fairline Targa 29 offers the chance to experience Fairline's superb handling and famous build quality in an easy to manage size. Pirouette is a rare and desirable all-white version likely to be one of the best available, benefiting from the top-of-the-range twin Volvo Penta KAD 32 diesel engine option, diesel heating, electric windlass, and recently replaced cockpit canopy and upholstery. 

Viewing by appointment only through our Essex office on (01621) 785600


The accommodation offers four berths in two sleeping cabins with 6'1" maximum headroom.

SALOON   -   A large wrap-around seating area forward with a central table converts to a generous double berth with stowage beneath seating and high level lockers. Ventilation and natural light provided by an opening hatch to foredeck and two opening portlights.

GALLEY   -   To starboard and equipped with a 2-burner gas hob, separate Smev oven and grill, large 12/240v refrigerator, sink with drainer and storage in various lockers and drawers. Opening port-light.

HEADS   -   The toilet and shower compartment is fitted with a sea toilet, shower with curtain, wash basin, mirror, toiletry locker and opening port light.

AFT CABIN   -   Offering a twin berth with stowage beneath, seating, locker, lights and opening port light.

GENERAL EQUIPMENT   -   Pressurised hot and cold freshwater system via a calorifier with shore power immersion coil. Eberspacher diesel fired warm air heating system with 7 day planner. Aquamarine blue upholstery with complimenting curtains and cream carpets (new 2013). Pioneer CD/radio stereo system with bluetooth, USB and auxiliary inputs (new 2013).

EXTERNAL SPACE   -   The aft cockpit has a helm position with adjustable seat to starboard, an L-shaped seating area or sunlounger to port, and a large U-shaped seating area aft with a cockpit table and infill cushion to form a sunpad. Full cockpit canopy with zipped door and forward section converting to bimini top. High quality leatherette cockpit upholstery (new 2021). Teak effect cockpit sole with large gas-ram assisted access to the enginge compartment. Walk-thru transom to teak effect bathing platform with hot and cold shower and concealed swim ladder. 

Mechanical Systems

Located beneath cockpit sole, twin Volvo Penta KAD32-P 170hp turbo and super charged 4-cylinder diesel engines. Freshwater cooled via heat exchangers. Dual single lever Volvo Penta throttle controls with electric start. Power hydraulic wheel steering. Aluminium 418L fuel tank. Twin Volvo Penta DuoProp outdrives with power trim and tilt with DuoProp propellers. Full engine instrumentation. Hydraulic trim tabs.

The engines have run for approximately 908hrs since new equating to optimum usage of approx. 40hrs per season, and have been well maintained both in current and previous ownerships. In 2014 both engines were removed for a minor overhaul which included full servicing, cooling systems flushed and cleaned together with many new parts including new sumps (these are prone to corrosion issues and were beginning to show signs of future problems). Since then she has been regularly serviced, and in May 2021 the engine compartment sound proofing was renewed, her outdrive legs serviced, and engines serviced when relaunched in July 2021. 

Electrical Systems

2 x 12v Batteries (new 2017/2021) charged via engine alternators. Shorepower system with ring mains, battery charger, and immersion coil. 12v Sockets. Full cabin and cockpit lighting. Electrical distribution panel.

Deck Equipment

  • 15kg Lewmar claw anchor with 30m chain (all new 2021) 
  • Electric anchor windlass with deck and helm controls
  • Stainless steel pulpit and side rails
  • Stainless steel grab handles
  • Concealed stainless steel swim ladder
  • Full cockpit canopy and integrated bimini in blue (new 2020)
  • 2 x Windscreen wipers
  • Hot and cold transom shower
  • 5 x Fenders
  • Warps

Navigation Equipment

  • Steering compass (new 2019)
  • Raymarine Ray49E DSC VHF radio (new 2009)
  • Autohelm ST50 combined echo sounder and speed/log
  • Raymarine C70 colour GPS chart plotter with radar (new 2009)
  • Pioneer CD/radio stereo system with speakers (all new 2013)
  • LED navigation lights (new 2021)

Safety Equipment

  • Automatic engine compartment fire extinguishers (new May 2021)
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Fire blanket
  • Gas alarm
  • Sea anchor / drogue
  • 2 x Electric bilge pumps with manual and automatic switching


Fairline Targa 29 built by Fairline Boats Ltd. in 1997 for the 1998 model year (first commissioned in 1999) to a Bernard Olesinski and Fairline design. White GRP planing hull, superstructure, radar arch and decks with moulded non-slip surfaces. Integrated GRP bathing platform with walk-thru transom. Teak effect cockpit sole and bathing platform.


  • Cockpit cover
  • Bimini top

The company normally acts as broker 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.

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2 x Volvo Penta KAD32-P
Fuel capacity
418 litres
Maximum speed
63 kph
Cruising speed
41 kph
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Broker/Dealer Information

Clarke & Carter - Essex

Mr Aaron French
Burnham Yacht Harbour
Burnham on Crouch
United Kingdom
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