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Used Contessa boats for sale (Sailing Boats)

Burnham-On-Crouch, United Kingdom
$22,592 USD
Listed price £17,995 GBP
1983 | 33'8" | Diesel | Used | Sail | Available
Chichester, United Kingdom
$12,554 USD
Listed price £9,999 GBP
Tax not paid / excluded
1979 | 28'0" | 0 | Used | Sail | Available
Ringhaddy Cruising Club Strangford Lough Co Down N Ireland, United Kingdom
$20,088 USD
Listed price £16,000 GBP
Tax paid / included
1980 | 34'0" | Diesel | Sail | Available
Burnham-On-Crouch, United Kingdom
$31,387 USD
Listed price £25,000 GBP
1977 | 32'0" | Diesel | Used | Sail | Available
East Llanion Boatyard, United Kingdom
$13,183 USD
Listed price £10,500 GBP
Tax paid / included
1972 | 32'0" | Diesel | Used | Sail | Available
Athens Marina, Greece
$56,496 USD
Listed price £45,000 GBP
Tax paid / included
1982 | 38'2" | Diesel | Used | Sail | Available
Netherlands
$22,123 USD
Listed price €19,500 EUR
Tax paid / included
1979 | 3'5" | Used | Sail | Available
Dover, United Kingdom
$9,410 USD
Listed price £7,495 GBP
Tax paid / included
1969 | 26'0" | Diesel | Used | Sail | Available
Chatham, United Kingdom
$23,540 USD
Listed price £18,750 GBP
1984 | 33'6" | Diesel | Used | Sail | Available
Netherlands
$15,883 USD
Listed price €14,000 EUR
Tax paid / included
1979 | 27'10" | Used | Sail | Available
Italia, Italia, Italy
$56,724 USD
Listed price €50,000 EUR
Tax paid / included
42'11" | Used | Sail | Available
Dover, United Kingdom
$9,410 USD
Listed price £7,495 GBP
1969 | 25'6" | Diesel | Used | Sail | Available
Argyll, United Kingdom
$8,161 USD
Listed price £6,500 GBP
1979 | 27'7" | Diesel | Sail | Available
Essex, Uk (By Appointment Only), United Kingdom
$21,343 USD
Listed price £17,000 GBP
Tax paid / included
1980 | 33'7" | Diesel | Used | Sail | Available
$26,093 USD
Listed price €23,000 EUR
Tax paid / included
1974 | 35'0" | Diesel | Used | Sail | Available

The Contessa 32 and Contessa 26 are two classic fibreglass sailing yachts designed by David Sadler in cooperation with Jeremy Rogers. Both yachts are excellent sea boats with an extreme stability curve and are a popular club race boat with both classes enjoying an active race programme. This includes Cowes Week, National Championships and the Round the Island Race.


A demonstration of her sea worthiness was sadly demonstrated in the 1979 Fastnet Race when the Contessa 32 was the only boat to finish in the smaller boat class.

The Contessa 26 has completed circumnavigations of the world, Trans Atlantic races, Round Britain Races and has been the weapon of choice for those looking to win the coveted Round the Island Race Gold Roman Bowl.


Although the accommodation is limited when compared to modern boats the Contessa more than makes up for this with her ability to withstand rough seas. Both the Contessa 26 and 32 are beautiful and graceful looking boats and, in the age of mass production boats, hark back to bygone age and richly deserve the accolade of ‘timeless classic’

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