1989 Island Packet 35' located in Virginia for sale

35' Island Packet 35'


Description: Great Mid Size Cruiser! True Colors is a clean nice example of the ever popular Island Packet 35. She is a RARE find and is an ORIGINAL owner vessel! She comes equipped with an Autohelm autopilot, Raymarine wind/speed/dept (NEW in 2013), Solar panel, Bimini, Simpson Lawrence electric windlass, Kato dinghy davits, interior upholstery replaced in 2013, new bottom paint (October 2017), exterior teak treated (October 2017) and more. This 1989 Island Packet 35 has been professionally maintained over her lifetime and it shows! With her high quality construction, sea worthiness and ease of handling, True Colors is a very capable offshore, go anywhere yacht. It is rare to find an Island Packet 35 that has so little use with only 1252 hours on her Yanmar diesel engine. Teak and holly cabin soles as well as the teak cabinetry give this Island Packet a traditional feel. To FWD is the owners VIP stateroom with nice storage including storage under the berth. The head is next aft and to port and can be accessed from the salon or the FWD V-berth. To starboard of the head is a large storage locker. The salon has settees on both sides with a large folding table that conveniently self stores. The port settee converts to a double. The nav station is next aft to port with access to the engine below the companionway. The large well laid out galley is opposite with a 3 burner stove, icebox, double SS sink and ample storage.

The Island Packet 35 has as much room as some 38 foot sailboats and much more storage! The 35 was the first Island Packet mid-thirty foot design introduced in 1989 as a second generation packet continuing & improving on the IP design philosophy of full keel with spade rudder, mast head cutter rig and shoal draft. The 35 has won numerous competitive offshore cruising competitions. Knowledgeable sailors know the Island Packet 35 Cutter is one of the most voluminous boats of her size and includes an incredible amount of storage space. Island Packets are featured in the book The Worlds Best Sailboats by Ferenc Mate.


Location: , Virginia


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