Nicholson 32

Osmosis treatment 2002
  • Boat REF#  ·  267530
  • Length  ·  9.75m
  • Year  ·  1965
  • Construction  ·  GRP
  • Underwater profile  ·  Long Keel
  • Sleeping berths  ·  5
  • Engine  ·  1 x diesel 18hp, Yanmar 2GM20 (1994)
  • Lying  ·  Gosport
Boatshed Portsmouth
Boatshed Portsmouth
Samantha Cassell

Extra Details

Designer Camper & Nicholson
Builder Halmatic
Lying Gosport


Engine 1 x diesel 18hp
Engine make and model Yanmar 2GM20 (1994)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Direct
Steering Tiller
Drive Shaft
Fuel consumption (approx) 0.3 ltr (0.1 USG) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 5 knots
Max speed (approx) 6 knots

Waeco 18 AMP Battery Charger
Adverc battery management system fitted 1996
Fully wired for 240 volts with LED lighting


Length 9.75m
LWL 7.32m
Beam 2.81m
Draft Min 1.68m
Draft Max 1.68m
Displacement 7,200kg (15,876.0lbs)
Storage On marina


Sloop rigged Proctor Aluminium spars (1965) with Stainless Steel standing rigging (2006)


Reefing mainsail Hood - Slab (2007) 3 Reefs
Headsail Sanders - Furling (2016)
Other sails Cruising Chute - Ratsey (2000)
No.1 Jib - Hood (1998)

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 3 batteries charged by: engine, shore power


Construction GRP
Underwater profile Long Keel
Finish Paint finish

Full osmosis treatment 2002
Heating - Eberspacher fitted 1994
Frigoboat keel cooled fridge fitted1999

New sprayhood Spring 2020

Antifouled Spring 2020


Total # of berths 5
No. of single berths 5
Cabin(s) 1
Sink 1
Heads 1 heads (Manual)

2 burner propane Stove


Cabin heating
Manual water system

2 burner propane Stove

Deck Gear

Sail cover
Spray dodgers
Cockpit cover
Instrument Covers
Cockpit Enclosure

2 halyard winches
2 sheet winches
Electric Lofrans Airon fitted 2005 switches replaced 2019 windlass
2 anchors
(CQR & Danforth)
40.00m of chain
40.00m of rode
Zodiac dinghy (2009)
3.5hp outboard, Mercruiser, Short shaft (2008)

Nav Equipment

VHF DSC radio
Chart plotter
Navigation lights
AIS Receiver
Depth sounder
Radar Reflector

Auto helm is a Raymarine AC 100 tiller pilot fitted2016 with spare drive ram

Safety Equipment

Life buoys
Safety harnesses
Swim ladder

2 bilge pumps (2 manual / 0 electric)

Broker's Comments

Really nice condition Nic 32 with painted blue hull. Boasts upgrades such as electric windlass with foot pedals, cockpit cover, Furlex the list goes on. General condition throughout looks good. Full professional osmosis treatment carried out in 2002 including two peels and complete west epoxy coating. Written report available to view. No blistering subsequently visible.

These boat details are subject to contract.

This Nicholson 32 has been personally photographed and viewed by Samantha Thirlway of Boatshed Portsmouth. Click here for contact details.

Owners FAQ's

How long have you owned the boat for?

Since 1986

Why are you selling her?

Ill health now regrettably forces sale

Where have you sailed her?

She has been gently cruised around the channel ports for holidays and locally averaging less than 100 engine hours per year Much loved and regularly wintered ashore and all requirements promptly carried out. No serious racing.

The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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