Just Listed - 1985 Irwin 34 Citation La Papillon that has been well maintained and has lots of upgrades (new custom sails from Mack Sails, new main sail cover, new Harkin roller furler, new Lamar self tailer winch, and new rigging / halyards).This is a niceChesapeake Bay sail boat, having just completed a Middle River - Annapolis - Choptank River - Chester River - Fairlee Creek Middle River Loop. Owners plans have changed so its time for someone else to enjoy all the upgrades and updates that have been completed. She is In the water at a floating dock in Middle Riverand the slip is paid till next April.
Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Hull Shape: Monohull
LOA: 34 ft 7 in
Beam: 11 ft 4 in
Maximum Draft: 4 ft 4 in
Displacement: 12000 lbs
Bridge Clearance: 46 ft 0 in
Headroom: 6 ft 0 in
Total Power: 27 HP
Engine Brand: Yanmar
Year Built: 1985
Engine Model: 3GM30F
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Propeller: 2 blade propeller
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 27 HP
Cruising Speed: 6 knots
Maximum Speed: 8 knots
Fresh Water Tanks: 2 Plastic (80 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (35 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: 1 Plastic (14 Gallons)
Number of single berths: 2
Number of double berths: 2
Number of cabins: 1
Number of heads: 1
Seating Capacity: 6
Fully battened mainsail
Electric bilge pump
Manual bilge pump
Shore power inlet
Electrical Circuit: 12V
Irwin 34 Overview
Just Listed - 1985 Irwin 34 Citation, La Papillon, that has been well maintained and has lots of upgrades (new custom sails from Mack Sails, new main sail cover, new Harkin roller furler, new Lamar self tailer winch, and new rigging / halyards). This is a nice Chesapeake Bay sail boat, having just completed a Middle River - Annapolis - Choptank River - Chester River - Fairlee Creek Middle River Loop.
Owners plans have changed so its time for someone else to enjoy all the upgrades and updates that have been completed. She is In the water at a floating dock in Middle River and the slip is paid till next April.
Irwin 34 Walk Through
La Papillon is accessible from the transom rail gate and/or the port and starboard sides. Initial entry is into the cockpit that features the helm station. Access to the main cabin is through the cockpit and cabin hatchway. To starboard is a C-shaped galley. To port is the navigation station and aft quarter berth. Mid cabin has the dinette to port and sette to startbord. Forwardis the master cabin V-berth and main head.
Irwin 34 Cockpit
The cockpit consist of u-shaped bench seating around the helm station. There is ample storage beneath the seats for charts (port side),supplies (starboard side), propane locker (starboard aft) and anchor and safety equipment (helm seat).
The focal point of the cockpit is the helm station, wheel and table. The helm station includes the compass, autopilot, stereo controls and engine controls.
There are two cockpit stereo speakers imbedded inthe port and starboard bench seats.
To starboard side of the cockpit is the shore power connection, two winches. and the life ring.
To port side is a single winch.
Aft of the cockpit is the swim ladder.
Forward of the cockpit is the salon access with sail lines and winchesto starboard of the salon hatch.
The cockpit is completely covered by a Bimini top that is in very good condition.
Irwin 34 - Salon
The salon area consists of the galley (to starboard), navigation station (to port)with the dinette and sette located mid cabin. The dinette converts to a double berth while the sette converts to a single berth. There is also a quarter berth aft the navigation station.
The Salon cushions have been completely redone with new foamand upholsterythatbrightens up the interior nicely.The V-berth cushions are also origanal and are still in great condition.
The flat screen TVis mounted on a swing arm above the sette.
The navigation station includes a marine radio (with spare hand held), stereo speakers, and electrical control panel. There is additional storage under the table top and under tablecabinets.
All of the portals have been replaced with Vetus opening portsthat are in very good condition.
There are multiple floor panels to access the bilge throughout the vessel.
Irwin 34 - Galley
The C-shaped galley is well sized and offers a nice layout.
Galley features include:
- 3 burner cooktop (propane) and oven
- Stainless steel sink
- Prep area
- Ice box
- Cutting board
- Coffee maker
Storage consists of cabinets behind the oven and has 1 cabinet and 3 drawers below the sink.
There is also a custom dish drawer aft of the oven.
The galley also features 2 portals.
Irwin 34 - Accommodations
Accommodations include the forward double V-berth, single sette berth anddouble dinette berth mid-cabin and the single aft quarter berth.
The master V-berth has a hanging locker, 2 cabinets and 3 drawers to port. There is also a single portal to port,2 to starboard and an overhead hatch. To starboard is access to the head.
The dinette table drops down to make alarge double berth.There arecustom madeshort legs to switch with the long regular table legs that make this a verystable berth. Above the dinette are 3 portals and a single overhead hatch.
The single sette berth has 2 portals above and the flat screen TV forward.
The single quarter berth is located aft of the navigation station.
Irwin 34 - Head & Plumbing
The single head is located forward port side.All of theplumbing has been replaced including the holding tank,All of the lines are Vetus high quality. There is aY-valve for overboard discharge (with Gusher lever pump.) or deck pump out.A new Manual head unit was installed in 2015.
In addition,a new water heater was installed in the fall of 2015.
Two new thru hullswere installed and are associated with thenew head compartment sink drain that was replaced in 2014. The second thru hull installed is associated with theengine intake andwas replaced at last haul out in 2013.Both thru hullsare Flanged Bronzewith 1/4 thickfiberglassbacking plates.
Irwin 34 - Sails & Equipment
New custom sails were purchased fromMack Sails in Florida in 2014.
Sails and equipment upgrades include:
- Full batten Main with 2 reef point.
- New Mainsailstack packcover that allows you todrop the sail and then zip the pack closed, quick and easy.
- 150 % Genoa
- New Harken roller furler and headstay at time new sails were installed.
- The cabin top standard winch was replaced with a NEW Lemar self tailer in 2015.
- Main Halyard new in 2014
- Genoa Halyard new in 2014
- Spinnaker Halyard new in 2014
-Custom Boom Vang by Garhauer Marinein 2013.
The new suite of sails and furler with headstay represent a$7000 value.
Irwin 34 - Electronics
Electronics include the following:
- Lowrance HDS7 chart plotter with depth sounder that can be linked to auto pilot and radar and set up on a network)
- Ray Marine wheel pilot auto helm.
- Horizon Intrepid Marine Radio
- Samsung flat screen TV
- Multifunctional stereo system with interior and exterior speakers (West Marine).
Irwin 34 - Mechanical
The engine system consists of afresh water cooled Yanmar 3gm30f 27 hp. The boat cruiseseconomically at around 5.2 Knots. Upper end speeds are5.8 - 6 knots.
Oil has always been changed in the fall and mid summer. Fuel filterhave been changed each year.
The motor mounts were replaced approximately 6 years ago by the Yanmar dealer in Annapolis.
Irwin 34 - Electrical
The electrical system includes
- Three Deep cycle interstate Batteries that were newly installed in 2013 andmake up the main house bank.
- A single battery is the second bank used for the starting battery.
Factory push button breakers have been replaced with Blue Seas toggle switches and the wiring behind the Navigation Panel have been upgraded toinclude fuse blocks.
Irwin 34 Disclaimer
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.