1982 Westsail 32 located in Florida for sale

32' Westsail 32


This is Westsail. BXL32 001 1982. Purchased by the original owner in Dec, 1982 from the builder P&M Worldwide Co. Perris, CA and launched in 1987. She was originally fitted and sailed in the SF bay area, being trucked to Florida in the mid 90s. She is known to Bud Taplin (Worldcruiser Yacht Co) who has surveyed her on several occasions. Bud previously stated that the construction of the vessel was extremely professional with attention to detail being better than that found on production boats. I've had the boat since 1998, as the 2nd caretaker. I looked at W32s for several years before deciding on this particular vessel. She is currently Florida titled and registered. Her hull & deck are standard later Westsail 32 design with 7500 lbs of lead ballast bonded in place.

Interior includes Teak & Holly sole (not plywood veneer), solid 3/4" teak tongue & groove, and 3/4" ash overhead. Interior finished with Cetol & Armada. Teak Cabinet door & drawer fronts are caned. Light-colored commercial quality fabric / upholstery (on 4" foam)cusions are clean and in very good condition. She has the standard a Westsail interior layout with settee on both port and starboard sides - pilot berth above starboard settee, with bookshelves above port. U-shaped galley to port with gimbled Shipmate SS 3-burner propane range w/ oven & microwave below (recently certified & filled tank mounted on foredeck in teak box), small double SS sink w/ fresh (pressure & brass hand pump) & salt water (brass hand pump),new Plastimo 52 Gallon Flexible Water Tank in centerline of bilge. New Water lines (hoses) throughout. Deep Top-loading Icebox, and Corian countertops. Numerous storage galley and saloon cabinets w/doors.

Nav / chart station to starboard with quarter berth aft. Engine room access via insulated door under companionway stair (and cockpit). Bulkhead mounted SS Force 10 propane cabin heater with SS vent thru deck. Head to port with Wilcox Skipper manual toilet (just rebuilt) and ceramic sink bowl. New fresh, gray, and waste water plumbing lines.

Unused shower sump with pump installed, never used (cockpit freshwater shower). Jabsco submersible electric bilge pump with float in bilge. Manual bildgepump installed in cockpit. Below waterline through-hull fittings are Groco Bronze seacocks. New hoses on all bilge pumps. Electrical system includes two recently replaced 12-volt batteries (engine room mounted) with charger & new 3 position switch, 12 volt and 110 volt panels with 17 circuit breakers. All engine room wiring is new. Exterior woodwork is teak; (most recently refinished with Cetol). Some caprail teak needs minor repair. New bowsprit is laminated (west system) clear fir to factory specs and recently installed. Bowsprit has (white epoxy finished) Teak platform and SS bowpulpit). New vinyl-coated SS double lifelines/gates and hardware are included but not installed. Heavy duty cast aluminum lifeline stanchions have been powder-coated. Laminated Boomkin & Sampson posts are epoxied & in good condition, with SS stern pulpit. Portlights are large (six 7"x15" and four 5"x12") oval (rectangular) bronze ABI units with screens portlight glass and gaskets have all recently been replaced. Main companionway sliding hatch is teak, two large teak/glass skylight hatches (salon & forward cabin) have fitted removable screens, bronze & glass deck prism in deck above the head. Two teak dorade boxes with large bronze scoops. Outboard rudder with fiberglass gudgeons & bronze pintal pins, SS box & very nice newly rebuilt laminated tiller.

The Mast/boom are aluminum LaFiell (deck stepped) new 1994, two SS mast pulpits, standing rigging SS 9/32 X 19 - Norseman fittings new 1994, (forestay, bowprit/boomkin stays & tangs new 1999). All winches are Barient Bronze manual. Staysail tracks on cabintop, Genoa tracks on Caprail, Aluminum traveler bridge w/ Lewmar track (& ball bearing traveler) new traveler block. All sheets lead to cockpit. All Running rigging - Halyards, sheets, and lines are new to WS spec. Mainsail is in good condition from Kern Sailmakers - w/ 2 reef points & lazy jack. The mainsail was recently re-sewn and professionally cleaned by Kurt Martin of Fort Myers. Genoa (110%) on Profurl reefing system (good condition), staysail is loose-footed and in good condition (in sailbag). She has a new Forest green Sunbrella mainsail cover, and tiller cover. She has a nice Sunbrella Bimini and Dodger with side curtains. The Sunbrella dorade covers, propane box cover, & winch covers are in weathered condition.

The Exterior fiberglass & gelcoat is in good condition. She has some slight dockrash (gelcoat damage only in a few small spots), which need repair. The topsides were refinished in Awlgrip about 10 years ago, the covestripe being the only other "painted portion of the hull above the waterline. She was hauled a few years ago, faired and two coats of Trinidad black bottom paint applied. There have never been any blisters in her gelcoat. The bottom was cleaned (while hauled) a year ago. She has a Furuno GPS in good working condition, older Apelco Loran, outdated Signet Depth / Log, a new ICOM VHF radio (still in the box), and an older Tiller Pilot. She has no Wind Vane. Her price reflects the need

The engine is Yanmar 3QM30F diesel with about 890 hours and was recently serviced Fresh & Saltwater pumps were recently rebuilt and hoses replaced. Alternator and all belts are new. Two 30 gal. stainless diesel fuel tanks. All 4 engine mounts replaced. 45 lb. plow w/ 170 ft 3/8"

Location: St James City, Florida


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