"Sugar" is a very rare find! She is a classic 1970 Alberg 30 which has been upgraded into a modern cruising boat.
Owned by the owners of a prominent marine canvas business in St. Augustine, she has been expertly and professionally restored and cared for. Her 18 HP Yanmar engine has undergone regular maintenance and has under 350 hours on it (be sure to view the video!). The rigging and sails are only three years old. Both interior and exterior have been totally redone.
This is a classic full-keeled cruiser/racer designed by Carl Alberg, with a beautiful sheer and graceful overhangs. These boats were raced extensively before the more modern racing designs took over, and they can still hold their own against the modern fleet. If you like traditional boats and want to own an ungraded piece of sailing history, this is the ship for you!
– All new canvas
– Only 350 hours on professionally maintained 18 HP Yanmar
– Full canvas cockpit enclosure
– Teak side boarding ladder
– Cruisair marine air conditioner (can be run at anchor with a small generator on deck!)
– Marine refrigeration
– All new wiring
– Teak toe rail replaced with modern aluminum one
– Recent Awlgrip on decks and hull
– New interior cushions
– Tiller steering
– New steel handrails on deck
– Sails and rigging replaced 3 years ago, in great shape
– Roller furling jib and pack-type system for main
This little beauty is turn-key. Call me and let's go see her!
Boat Name Sugar Specs Builder: Whitby Boat Works
Designer: Carl Alberg
Flag of Registry: United States
Dimensions LOA: 30 ft 3 in
Beam: 8 ft 9 in
LWL: 21 ft 8 in
Maximum Draft: 4 ft 4 in
Displacement: 9000 lbs
Ballast: 3300 lbs
Engines Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Yanmar
Engine Model: 18hp
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 350
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Engine Power: 18 HP
Tanks Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (30 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (15 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: 1
Accommodations Number of single berths: 4
Number of cabins: 1
Number of heads: 1
Seating Capacity: 6
Sails Battened mainsail
Inside Equipment Refrigerator
Electrical Equipment Shore power inlet
Outside Equipment/Extras Swimming ladder
Covers Bimini Top
The Alberg 30 is just as well-appointed inside as she is out. Her cockpit is large and provides easy seating for 6. Stepping below, the galley spreads out to both sides, with sink to starboard and deep 12-v refrigerated ice box to port. The owners have varnished all the interior teak and replaced all the cushions and the headliner, so the interior is clean and fresh and without a speck of mildew. Her head (with holding tank) is to port, with a locker where the AC compressor is located to starboard, and forward of that is a large and airy v-berth with custom storage lining each side.
There is a centerline table as well, which is currently off the boat, and 6 could be seated easily below as well. The layout sleeps 4.
The Yanmar has less than 350 hours on it and has been maintained by professionals. It's an 18 HP and runs very well (see video!)
30 gallons of water and 15 of fuel make this a great pocket cruiser!
If you love classic lines and beautiful sweeping overhangs as much as I do, you will fall in love with this boat. They simply aren't made like this anymore, and it is VERY rare to find one that is in this kind of shape. She's literally turn-key. Climb aboard and GO!