Zingari is an excellent example of the ever popular Moody 30, offering impressive accommodation and a safe, comfortable cockpit. She has had many updates including an improved galley lay out, replacement engine, upgraded electronics, canvas pack, new upholstery and more. Offered for sale at a very competitive price as her owner of 15yrs is now upgrading to a larger yacht.
Viewing by appointment only through our Essex office (01621) 785600
The Moody 30 accommodation offers six berths in two cabins with approximately 6' headroom. Forecabin with V-berth, infill to make a double, hatch to foredeck and storage. Heads compartment to starboard fitted with a marine toilet, washbasin with combined showerhead, mirror and storage. Large hanging locker to port. Saloon with L-shaped settee and dining table with folding leaves to port, small settee berth to starboard and excellent stowage. Galley aft to port (modified to provide improved access) and equipped with a Nelson Spinflo 2-burner gas cooker with oven and grill, twin sinks, top loading fridge and storage in various lockers, shelves and drawers. Sliding chart table to starboard over a generous quarter berth. Pressurised hot and cold water supplied via calorifier with immersion coil (gas instant water heater still installed but not currently in use). 12v Fan and calorific gas heater (may not meet current requirements). Blue/green upholstery throughout (all new including flame retardant foam in 1997).
Located under cockpit sole, Yanmar 3GM30FW 3-cylinder 27hp diesel engine (new 2003). Freshwater cooled. Single lever controls mounted on binnacle with electric start. Saildrive (new gaiter June 2014) to fixed pitch propeller (not currently fitted).
The engine appears to be in very good condition, has been maintained to a high standard and in June 2014 had a thorough overhaul by the local Yanmar main agent. This included cleaning and overhauling the cylinder head, honing bores in block, new piston rings and one new piston, refurbishing injectors, replacing the saildrive gaiter and servicing.
2 x 12v Batteries charged via engine alternator. Shorepower system with ringmains, Sterling battery charger and immersion coil for water heating. Upgraded electrical distribution panel. Full cabin lighting.
Masthead bermudan sloop rig. Silver anodised aluminium mast and boom. Spinnaker pole. Stainless steel standing rigging (new 2005). Terylene running rigging. 2 x Lewmar 30 self-tailing sheet winches (new 2015). Slab reefing mainsail with lazyjacks. Rotostay headsail furling system (new 2002). 2 x Lewmar 6 spinnaker winches. 2 x Mast mounted halyard winches.
Moody 30 built by Marine Projects (Plymouth) Ltd in 1978 to an Angus Primrose design. White GRP hull (professionally resprayed 2013) with cream superstructure and decks with moulded non-slip surfaces. Cast iron fin keel. Upgraded Whitlock binnacle mounted wheel steering with hide bound wheel to skeg hung rudder. Aluminium toe rails. Self draining gas locker. Self draining aft cockpit.
The topsides, superstructure and decks are all in unusually good cosmetic condition and the hull was epoxy coated for preventative purposes in 2000. Zingari has clearly been maintained to an excellent standard and benefits from many upgrades and improvements across the years.
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