1981 Mariner 38 located in Massachusetts for sale

38' Mariner 38


Description: Pristine example of these ruggedly built cruisers. Hand-crafted in New Hampshire and built to last, this is one of the two built without a pilothouse. She is exceptionally well cared for by the current owner of 30 years. Always used seasonally in New England and always professionally maintained. The Mariner 38 is well suited for blue-water passages, but equally at home cruising the islands or day-sailing in the bay. It is rare to find a yacht of this vintage and caliber in such fine condition. Don't miss this terrific opportunity.
Highlights include:
Two private staterooms and two heads with total accommodations for 6.
New dodger
Bow thruster
Excellent cosmetic and structural condition
Bottom stripped and barrier-coated
Modified fin keel with skeg hung rudder ideal for cruising
Features a beautifully crafted varnished teak interior. The Teak & Holly cabin sole has been recently varnished. Upholstery has been updated and shows well. 12 opening ports and five opening hatches let in plenty of light and air. Massive amounts of storage everywhere.
Forward Stateroom features a large v-berth, overhead hatch and two opening ports. Abundant storage in drawers beneath berth, a large locker and shelf to port, and a hanging locker to starboard. Access to the forward head just aft to port.
Forward Head is aft to port featuring a marine head, vanity and shower. Abundant storage space in several lockers. Across to starboard is a large hanging locker and a shelf with lockers beneath.
The Main Cabin features an L-shaped settee to port that fills in to form a larger berth, and a straight settee to starboard. with multiple storage lockers outboard and under the settee. Both settees double as excellent sea berths. A large dining table folds up against a bulkhead when not in use. Fuel-canister cabin heater. Oil lamp and fold down chart table to port.
The private Aft Stateroom to port features a large double berth, storage lockers an ensuite head with shower, and several opening ports.
The large galley is aft to starboard

Equipment: Galley:
Located to starboard at the base of the companionway.
3 burner LPG Kenyon stove with oven
Sea Frost 12V refrigeration in a large ice box
H/C Pressure water
H/W heater
Double Stainless Steel sink
Several storage lockers

Electrical Equipment:
2 12 volt deep cycle surette Batteries aft and one forward for bow thruster all charge when engine runs with high output Alternator
Heart Interface Link-2000 Battery Monitor
Shore power
Vetus Bow Thruster
LED cockpit lighting and cabin lighting for night travel

Electronics & Navigation
Raymarine ST60 instruments for Depth, Speed and Wind
Raymarine RL70C Chartplotter
Raymarine Radar
Raymarine ST7000 below decks autopilot
Standard Horizon Intrepid VHF with remote mic in the cockpit
Masthead Windex
Binnacle compass

Deck Equipment:
Ground Tackle:
35lb CQR on bow roller, Danforth secondary anchor
400 ft. 3/8 chain
Maxwell 1200 Electric Windlass
Deck General:
5 opening hatches, two with solar vents
12 opening ports
Varnished teak brightwork in excellent condition
Canvas covers for teak handrails
Custom stainless deck fittings to lead lines back to cockpit
Dodger new within last 3 years
Helm cover
Edson helm pedestal with instrument pod mounted on pedestal guard
Lewmar folding wheel
Cockpit cushions
H/C Cockpit Shower
Teak cockpit table
Five cockpit cubbies for storage
Lazerette storage on starboard side
Opening hatch for engine access
Helm seat doubles as Propane Locker
Stainless fold-down swim ladder
Outboard motor mount on stern rail
Lifesling and Horseshoe buoy mounted on stern rail
Vetus Bow Thruster control
Courtesy lights
Cockpit speakers

Sails & Rigging:
Keel stepped, masthead sloop rig, painted white
All lines lead aft to cockpit
Line clutches in cockpit for halyards and reef lines
Boom vang
Main traveler forward of dodger
Whisker pole, stored on deck. Track on mast for use.
Winches: (2) Barient 28 primary winches, (1) Barient 19 on deckhouse for halyards
Lazy jacks for main
2002 Doyle Mainsail with two reef points
2002 125 Genoa on Harken jib furler
Tri-Radial spinnaker w/ sock
Cruising spinnaker w/ sock
Working jib (to be found)

1981 Universal M40 Diesel, 32hp with V-drive, well maintained
There is no hour meter, but due to the boat's light use as a day-sailor, the owner estimates that hours are under 1000
Racor filter/separator
Recent alternator

Adequate dock lines & fenders
Fire Extinguishers
Flares (expired)
Boat hook
Clock & Barometer
NOTE: Personal items (such as artwork, clothing, dishes, tools, personal safety devices etc are not included

Location: Marblehead, Massachusetts

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