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  • Manufacturer: Bavaria Yachts
  • Location: Chatham, Kent
  • Year: 2001
  • LOA: 40'11" (12.48m)
  • Berths: 6
  • Draft: 2
  • Keel: Fin keel
  • ID no.: 3824
  • Cabins: 3
  • Aircon: No
  • Heating: Yes Eberspacher
  • Heads: 1
  • Showers: 1
  • Watertank Size: 300 Litres
  • Engine Make: Volvo MD22L
  • Horsepower: 50hp
  • Drive Type:
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Fuel Tank Size: 150 Litres
  • Cruise Speed: 6.0 Knots
  • Top Speed: 8.0 Knots

Broker Remarks

Built in 2001 by Bavaria Yacht built to a design by J & J Design.  White GRP hull with style stripes.  Alloy toe rails. White GRP superstructure with teak decks.  Fin keel.   Spade hung rudder.  Wheel steering.  Aft self draining cockpit.  Self draining gas bottle stowage. Self draining anchor stowage.  Teak laid cockpit seats and sole. Last out of the water 2017 when the hull was antifouled and anodes changed. This yacht has been owned by the current owner for the last 14 years. 2018 Survey available upon request.


This Bavaria 40 offers seven berths with three double sleeping cabins separate from the main accommodation.  There is full standing headroom and excellent ventilation throughout.  

The forecabin has a double berth with stowage under.  Opening hatch to foredeck. Hanging locker, shelving and general stowage.  En-suite heads compartment with marine toilet and washbasin.  

In saloon, there are three opening hatches and three opening portlights.  The dinette is to starboard with galley opposite.  Two burner gimballed gas cooker with oven.  Twin stainless steel sinks with hot and cold pressurised water system. Water heated by engine and 240V immersion heater.  300 litre freshwater capacity in two tanks.  12v Refrigerator.  Chart table to starboard with an array of instruments.  Separate heads compartment opposite with marine toilet, shower and washbasin and holding tank  Twin aft cabins with double berths and hanging lockers.  Both cabins have opening hatches and two opening portlights. Eberspacher diesel fired hot air central heating. Blue upholstery.  Radio/CD player. and TV

The companion way steps lead up to a large cockpit with plenty of seats and large lockers.

Mechanical and Rigging

Mechanical systems:

Located behind the companionway, Volvo MD22-L four cylinder 50hp diesel engine. Electric start.  Freshwater cooled via heat exchanger.  Sail drive to three bladed folding propeller. 150 litre plastic fuel capacity giving approximately 250 mile range at 6.0 knot cruising speed.  Maximum speed under power 8.0 knots.  Single lever control.  Vetus 6HP bowthruster.

Electrical systems:

  • 3 x 12 volt Domestic batteries (total capacity 470AH)
  • 1 x 12 volt Engine battery
  • 1 x 12 volt Bowthruster battery
  • 3 x 12V Anchor winch batteries
  • 60AH Alternator charging
  • Adverc Battery Management System
  • BEP/VBR Battery switching system
  • Battery Monitor
  • 240 volt Shorepower system
  • 240 Volt Battery charger
  • Immersion heater

Spars & Sails:

Fractional rigged sloop.  Anodised aluminium mast and boom by Selden Spars. Stainless steel standing rigging. Backstay adjuster.  Terylene running rigging.  In-mast furling mainsail.  Furlex 300S headsail furling system. Rod kicker.  Lines led aft to cockpit. Adjustable genoa cars.  Spinnaker Pole,  Bowsprit pole


  • 2 x Harken 40 self-tailing Halyard winches
  • 2 x Harken 44 self-tailing sheet winches
  • 2 x Lewmar 40 self-tailing sheet winches


  • Furling Mainsail, Dacron, Maxi Roach, last valeted 2015, condition good
  • Furling Mainsail, Dacron, Elvstorm, condition very good
  • Furling Genoa,Dacron,  Elvstorm, last valeted 2015, condition serviceable
  • Furling Genoa,Dacron,  Jeckells, last valeted 2015, condition good
  • Cruising chute, Nylon, Gowan, condition like new.


Deck Equipment:

  • Anchor with 60m chain
  • Kedge anchor
  • Electric Lofrans anchor windlass
  • Self draining anchor stowage locker
  • Stainless steel pulpit, pushpit,stanchions and guardwires.
  • Guardwire gates port and starboard
  • Stainless steel coachroof grabrails
  • Folding sterring wheel
  • Dorade ventilator
  • Sprayhood
  • Cockpit enclosure
  • Cockpit dodgers with name on
  • Outboard stowage bracket
  • Stainless steel boarding ladder
  • H & C transom shower
  • 8 x Fenders
  • 4 x Warps

Navigation Equipment:

  • Steering compass
  • Tridata - Raymarine ST60  depth, boat speed and log
  • Windspeed - Raymarine ST60
  • Autopilot - Raymarine ST6002
  • Chartplotter Raymarine RL80  at Charttable
  • Chartplotter Raymarine RL80 at Helm
  • Radar - Raymarine
  • VHF - Icom DSC
  • Navtex - ICS 6
  • Masthead and deck level navigation lights
  • Clock & Barometer

Safety Equipment:

  • 2 x Fire Extinguishers
  • 1 x Fie Blanket
  • 1 x Smoke Alarm
  • 2 x Jackstays
  • 4 x Harness Points
  • 4 x Harnesses
  • 6 x Lifejackets
  • 1 x Deck light
  • MOB sling
  • Emergency tiller
  • Radar reflector
  • Manual bilge pump
  • Electric bilge pump
  • 2 x First Aid Kit

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Disclaimer : offers the details of this vessel for sale but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of the information contained in the specification or warrant the condition of the vessel or equipment. A buyer should instruct his agents, or surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered for sale subject to no prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.