Biscay 36

  • Boat REF#  ·  275613
  • Length  ·  10.91m
  • Year  ·  1978
  • Construction  ·  GRP
  • Underwater profile  ·  Long Keel
  • Sleeping berths  ·  5
  • Engine  ·  1 x diesel 29hp, Yanmar (2010)
  • Lying  ·  Falmouth, UK
Boatshed Cornwall
Boatshed Cornwall
David Coumbe

Extra Details

Designer Alan F Hill
Builder Robin Ives/Falmouth Boat Construction
Lying Falmouth, UK
Fuel capacity 260.0 ltr (57.2 USG) Total - 2 Tanks
Water capacity 480.0 ltr (105.6 USG) Total - 3 Tanks
Last survey 24/04/2017


Engine 1 x diesel 29hp
Engine make and model Yanmar (2010)
Engine Hours engine1= 764
Engine Cooled Direct
Steering wheel
Drive shaft
Prop(s) 3 Blade fixed
Fuel consumption (approx) 2.0 ltr (0.4 USG) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 5 knots
Max speed (approx) 7 knots
Engine spares


Length 10.91m
LWL 8.26m
Beam 3.23m
Draft Min 1.69m
Draft Max 1.80m
Displacement 7,127kg (15,715.0lbs)
Storage Ashore


Sloop rigged Z Spars Aluminium spars (1978) with Stainless Steel standing rigging (2010)


Reefing mainsail Not known - needs replacing - none (unknown year) 3 Reefs
Headsail Not known (seviceable) - Furling (unknown year)

Sails are in poor condition and will need replacement

Electrical Systems

12 volt battery, 3 batteries charged by: engine, solar panels


Construction GRP
Underwater profile Long Keel
Finish Gelcoat finish

Main fuel tank (SS) currently empty and clean.
Main water tank 340 and moulded in. Remaining tanks are bladder type tanks.


Total # of berths 5
No. of double berths 1
No. of single berths 3
Cabin(s) 3
Sink 1
Shower 1
Heads 1 heads (Sea Toilet)

2 burner propane Stove


Pressurised water system

2 burner propane Stove

Deck Gear

Sail cover
Spray dodgers
Tonneau cover
Swim Ladder
Instrument Covers

3 halyard winches
4 sheet winches
Electric Leroy Somner windlass
1 anchors
40.00m of chain
Avon dinghy (unknown year)
3hp outboard, Evinrude, Short shaft (unknown year)

Broker's Comments

This Biscay 36 is a classic blue water cruiser and is in need of some TLC. It is provided with documents that indicate it was production hull No.14 built at Falmouth Boat Construction Ltd in 1978. It is also worth noting that this Biscay has been fitted with a new engine and other works up to 2017, including a full repaint of the underwater body.

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Biscay 36 has been personally photographed and viewed by David of Boatshed Cornwall. Click here for contact details.

Owners FAQ's

How long have you owned the boat for?

Since 2014

Why are you selling her?

Moved ashore

Where have you sailed her?

Mediteranean and Falmouth Coast

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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