- Manufacturer: Freedom
- Location: Chatham
- Year: 1986
- LOA: 34'9" (10.59m)
- Beam: 11' 0'' (3.35m)
- Berths: 6
- Draft: 1.27
- Keel: Bulb wing keel
- ID no.: 3892
- Cabins: 2
- Heating: Yes
- Heads: 1
- Showers: 1
- Engine Make: Volvo MD2003
- Horsepower: 28hp
- Drive Type: Shaft drive
- Fuel Type: Diesel
- Engine Hours Port: 500
1986 Freedom 35 £29,995
The Freedom 35 is an extremely well-built long keeled, cruising boat which can be easily handled by a couple or single-handed. Renowned for their seaworthiness and their impressive turn of speed these yachts or often chosen for blue water passages and safe family cruisers. This Freedom 35 is not for everyone because of its unusual rig, but this is a good example.
Although Kyrah is the long-keel version of this yacht, the centreboard case has been fitted to give additional storage and security at sea. It provides very secure handholds and can be leant against when cooking! If extra space is required the centreboard case can be removable.
The cabins and saloon of this yacht are all lined with American ash. The work surfaces in the galley and toilet are finished in Formica laminate. The cabin sole throughout the boat is teak decking. The upholstery was replaced throughout in 2014.
Two vee berths with removable filler make a double berth. Airflow material under cushions. Two hanging lockers. Full-width shelf forward with lockers above berths and storage below. Access to mast and chain locker. Gebo Hatch over berth - New 2014.
A very comfortable saloon area with large table which converts to a double berth. Bookcase and shelves with stowage under seats. There is also stowage under each step of the companionway. Wet clothing locker adjacent to the companionway. New Gebo hatch aft of the table fitted and headlining replaced - 2013.
Large chart table with chart stowage under. Two position ‘swing under’ seat. Shelf and instrument area. Locker for equipment under chart table
Briden marine toilet, stainless steel wash basin with a pressurised water system, taps, separate shower head. Standby foot pump. Lockers below and behind sliding doors. Stopcocks are easily accessible in lockers.
Stainless steel sink with the pressurised water system and foot pump. Stainless steel grab bar. Icebox, plentiful lockers and stowage behind and below. Custom Swiss made ‘Bertshi’ stainless steel two burner cooker with oven and hot air blower to the saloon. Gas system tested and certified - 2014
Two full berths. Built-in lockers. Access to the engine.
The Self-draining cockpit has a slatted teak sole. Seat lockers port and starboard. Steering pedestal with a compass. Slatted teak seat with liferaft storage under.
Mechanical and Rigging
Volvo MD 2003 28HP inboard diesel engine
New engine exhaust, impeller, seawater strainer installed Nov. 2016
Engine serviced March 2017
Single lever controls with rev counter and fuel gauge
Engine rebuilt with new bearings now 400 engine hours
New alternator, starter motor and recent exhaust
Maxprop folding propellor - serviced 2015
Stainless steel shaft fitted with spur rope cutter
Anodes last replaced Sept 2016
Venus 55 bow thruster with dedicated 100 ah Numax battery fitted Sept 2015
Eberspacher cabin heating
23 Gallon stainless steel fuel tank filled from deck
2 x 25 Gallon water tanks (approx) filled from deck & Electric pressure pump to galley and bathroom, with additional foot pumps to each.
Water tanks,plumbing, taps & shower were replaced in 2008
Hot water Calorifier heated by engine & shore power - new in 2008
Hand laminated fibreglass with end grain balsa core
Stanchion gates fitted (P & S handrails) fitted Sept 2015
Copper coated hull
All seacocks replaced - 2014
Hull last cleaned and scraped Nov. 2016
New impeller, seawater strainer installed Nov. 2016
HULL CLEANED and new ANODES Sep 2017
Sterling battery charger - new charger on order will be fitted prior to or as part of sale
Elecsol carbon fibre batteries x 3
Radio cassette player saloon & cockpit speakers
Engine starter loom replaced & remote engine start circuit installed April 2016
New bulkhead spotlights, cabin sockets & calorifier switch installed April 2016
Two Carbon Fibre Masts with aluminium wishbones form the basis of the Freedom rig. The main and mizzen wrap around sails are in heavy duty Dacron, with two reefs in the main and one in the mizzen. Mast step fittings resealed & painted Sept 2015
Kyrah has an extensive sail wardrobe for both racing and cruising. Including GT Performance sails, mizzen spinnaker, blade staysail, storm sail and more.
All the control lines are led to the cockpit via Antal stoppers and two 2 sets of sail covers are included
Ritchie compass - new 2016
LED Navigation lights - Added 2014
Raymarine ST60 Depth, Speed, Wind
New Ritchie deck compass installed June 2016
Autohelm ST3000 autopilot
Ratheon RL72 GPS Chart plotter and radar
2 x Philips GPS
GPS repeater in cockpit
Husan Compact VHF Radio,
Cobra HH125 handheld VHF marine LCD radio new July 2015
New VHF aerial - 2014
Wind vane self steering
Whitlock rod steering and bevel box installation. 36” wheel braked and recently recovered in elkhide.
1 x Lewmar OP2 Selftailing electric winch on coachroof
1 x Manual Harken selftailing winch on coachroof
17kg Bruce anchor with 60m of 9.6mm chain plus Simpson Lawrence high speed anchor winch
Teck cockpit floor & grab rails
Stainless Steel Pushpit and Pulpit, with stainless steel guard rails recently replaced
GRP Bowsprit with anchor roller fitted
The deck has non-slip tread master and full length aluminium toe rails
Yacht Legs - she has fully adjustable aluminium yacht legs, stored in special racks, in the centre board case.
Cockpit stereo speakers - New
Additional stern scan struct for radar
Windvane steering gear - Serviced 2014
Extendable boathook, deck mop & brush, also Lasso boathook.
Henderson manual bilge pump is fitted in the cockpit & electric bilge pump is switched from the control panel.
Horse shoe lifebelt with light new July 2015
Oriole fastfind 200 EPIRB new July 2015
4 x Seago lifejackets with safety straps new July 2015
Avon 6-man liferaft serviced Sept 2016
2.5kg Danforth anchor, 6mm chain and 10mm nylon line
3 x fire extinguishers, one in forepeak cabin and main saloon, and one automatic extinguisher in engine bay, all new Nov. 2016
8 x standard fenders, one ball fender, and one new jetty fender (not fitted).
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