|Tax Status:||Tax Paid|
Algarve Algarve Portugal|
Well proven go anywhere blue water cruiser. Ideal for a couple or a family looking to 'sail away'.
Very private & comfortable aft cabin with centre line double bed & large ensuite.
Having left Ireland in 2015 she spent 1 year in France, 2 years in Spain, 1 year in Portugal & is currently in the Algarve, Portugal.
Hauled out annualy.
Before the present owners Modus Vivendi was lightly used for family weekend sailing on the East & South coast of Ireland, once cruising to Galicia for 10 days. Following a rest on the hard for 6 years the current owners purchased her in 2013.
Included in the price is it own recently serviced mooring which is on the Guadiana River 22km North of Ayamonte (Spain) & Vila Real de Santo António (Portugal). The mooring is 40m from a small pontoon at a little village called Guerreiros de Rio. No annual charges for mooring. She can be viewed on this pontoon or at Ayamonte Marina Spain.
|Vessel type:||Oyster 435 DS|
|Designer:||Holman & Pye|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||Volvo MD30A four cylinder, 65 hp, 48Kw|
|Length over all:||13.22m|
|Length at waterline:||11.25m|
|Hull material:||Glass Fibre|
|Fuel capacity:||350 Litres|
|Water capacity:||500 Litres|
Semi-circular Settee port side with drop-leaf inlaid table.
Under settee storage
Drinks locker & 2 small lockers port side
Starboard side Forward Facing with Instruments, VHF, etc
Lockers, 2 drawers & under seat storage
Starboard side, with acrylic Sink and Mixer Tap
Keel-cooled top opening fridge 2017
Taylor cooker with 2 burners, grill, hotplate & oven.
Induction hob 220 V.
SSR kettle for gas
Pressurised Hot and Cold Water throughout. Hot Calorifier incorporating an Immersion Heater (Shore Power or generator)
Full set of Crockery & cutlery
Le Creuset pots & pans
Port side with access from the Aft Double Cabin, TMC toilet 2017, large area with Washbasin and Shower.
Centreline Double Berth, with Seat either side (one for use as pilot berth with leecloth) 2 drawers below
Hanging Locker Space
Large Bin Lockers P side
Locker S side
V-Berth with Insert, Shelves above and Hanging Locker. Lockers under Berths
Upper and Lower single Berths with Lockers below (can be converted to settee).
Heads to port with Lavac toilet, Washbasin and separate sit-down Shower cubicle with Locker Space.
Separate access from Forward & Midships cabins.
Joinery in teak and teak-faced ply. Teak and holly cabin sole
All Locker Doors are flush-fitting with finger rings and internal catches
Fiddles are fitted to Shelves and Working Surface
Loose cockpit cushions
GRP Hull deck & structure to Lloyds requirements.
Teak Laid Decks: re-grooved + re-caulked 2018
Self-Draining Cockpit with Teak Seats and Sole.
Whitlock "Destroyer Type" Steering Wheel cw leather cover.
Rudder has a GRP moulded blade, attached to a stainless steel shaft. This is fitted to a heavily reinforced skeg.
Emergency Tiller Steering (Hydrovane also used as emergency steering).
Interior of Teak and Teak-Faced Ply
Topsides painted 2017
Hull epoxy coat prior to Copper Plus 2017
Rocna 25kg with 60m 2014
Windlass, Seawolf rebuilt cw new motor 2014.
Lewmar Winches, including #52 ST 2-Speed Primaries and ~40 ST Secondaries
Stainless Steel Stanchions with Gateways in each side
Pushpit with Stainless Steel Brackets for Horseshoe, 2 no. Lifebouy. 4 man Liferaft,
30m Tape Reel for mooring Stern-to
Forward and aft deck floodlights. Masthead tri-colour, pulpit nav lights, steaming light.
New rib tender 2017.
All pumps New 2014.
Mercury 3.3 hp 2-stroke Outboard, Bracket on Pushpit.
Cockpit Table, stowed under companionway.
Several Warps and Spare Cordage
Crockery and Cutlery
Dyson hand-held vacuum.
Original Oyster Marine Documentation
12 Volts Ship's Electrical Supply
Domestic Supply -
Engine Battery 100 ah, ships batteries (2×) total 280 ah new September 2020, bow thruster battery 140 ah,
generator battery 55 ah.
Automated Dual Charging
Shore Power Connection with three outlets in Main Saloon and Galley
Victron smart charger ( shore / generator)
Many Electrical and other Spares including engine filters, belts etc
Sestral Major Binnacle Compass & Plastimo Compass at Chart Table
Garmin 345 Chartplotter 2014.
AIS New 2016
VHF Radio with DSC, new 2014, can be Interfaced to GARMIN GPS plotter.
Raymarine SPX30 computer/ autopilot 2014.
ODEO Distress Flare 2019
Volvo MD30A four cylinder, 65 hp, 48Kw diesel engine – annually serviced. New alternator, exhaust elbow, injectors, engine mounts, s/s exhaust box.
Sound Insulated engine room with access from two sides.
Two-Blade prop with Spurs Rope Cutter 2017
Bow thruster 85 2017
Generator Fisher Panda 4000fc 2014
Cutter /Ketch Rig. Kemp Spars, Silver Anodised.
Main mast keel-stepped, Mizen mast deck-stepped. Two spinnaker poles.
New Standing Rigging 2015 – (Written cert)
Kemp Furlex Headsail Furling
New Fully Battened Main 2017. Refurbished Mizzen 2017. Lazy Jacks and covers.
Furling Genoa New 2015.
Cruising chute with snuffer.
Storm staysail, Hood.
Winches: All Lewmar. 6 on mast , 2 no primary 52 ST, 2 no secondary 40 ST, 2 no spinnaker/stay sail 20, mizen halyard single speed 7.
Liferaft, 4 person 2014 serviced 2018
Horseshoe Lifebuoy and Light Float
2nd Horseshoe + jonbuoy
3 Fire extinguishers + 1 fire blanket