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Listings Updated 08/14/18

Sailboat Sales Co. at Crowley's Yacht Yard in Chicago has the largest selection of used sailboats for sale in Chicago. Find out how we can help you buy a boat or sell a boat. For information on any of these boats for sale, or possibly others not listed, call us or use our Web Contact Form.

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LOA Type Year Name Remarks Price
20 Fairing Design 1987 Passasje Gorgeous and unique hand-made wooden boat, custom built by Chip Stuben. Pleasure sailed exclusively on Lake Michigan, and consistently well maintained by single owner since new. Major refit from 2012 by Wayne Shibley including: new Yanmar diesel, keel, taller mast, new cockpit seating, new rigging for single-handling. Includes trailer. Always stored indoor-heated over winters. 75,000
23 Irwin 1973 Sundog One owner since new. Sleeps 4. 5' 2" main cabin headroom. Retractable centerboard has been fixed in the up position for 25 years, sails well. Movement of centerboard can be restored if desired. New rudder in 2015. New teak in 2011. New sails in 2011. New outboard motor in 2009. 5,000
25 W.D. Schock Harbor 25 2012 Sally Forth Mastervolt inboard electric with folding prop. Tiller steering with newer tiller pilot. Raymarine depth sounder, knotmeter, trip log mounted on cockpit bulkhead. Newer chart plotter. Doyle Leisure Furl in-boom furling mainsail. Hoyt furling self-tacking jib system. Lewmar winches. Jabsco marine head. Custom Pacific galvanized tandem-axle trailer. 74,000
26 Colgate 26 1998 Poco Veliero 2 owner boat. Well maintained. Furling genoa, conventional hoist main, nylon spinnaker. Large cockpit. Tiller steering. Mercury 6hp 4-stroke outboard motor. Draft is 4' 6". Interlux BottomKote NT red anti-fouling applied June 2017. Bottom has been sanded and painted every year. Never any sign of osmotic blistering. Boat has been in fresh water since 2002. Topsides were cleaned, deoxidized and waxed in June 2017. 18,000
26 Morris Frances 26 1996 If Full keel double-ender designed by C.W. Paine, built by Morris Yachts of Maine. Was personal boat of Tom Morris. Offshore equipped, multiple sets of ground tackle, mechanical and electrical self-steering, Jordan series Drogue, 6 new sails, new dodger, custom Triad trailer, and two dinghies. Sailed mostly in Rhode Island Sound until 2003 then in Chicago from 2004. Stored indoors over winters.
July 2018 marine survey
60,000
30 Catalina 30TR 1982 Avanti always Lake Michigan sailed. Universal diesel 5411, rebuilt in 2017. Interior cushions are Sunbrella fabric, new in 2015. Plastimo autopilot. Raymarine instruments. Wheel steering. VC-17 bottom paint applied annually. New fuel tank. Rudder rebuilt in 2012. 16,000
30 Fisher Pilothouse Ketch 1975 Ice Hot GRP motorsailer built by Fairway Marine, Northshore in Great Britain, This boat offers wheelhouse comfort along with excellent seaworthiness. Go anywhere vessel. Design by Gordon Wyatt and Freeman, grp hull, superstructure and deck, aluminum window frames, full bilged hull, skeg hung rudder, fuel tank 200 ltrs., fresh water tank: 50 ltrs (plastic), mechanical wheel-steering in pilothouse, tiller steering in cockpit.
Marine Survey
45,000
32 Sabre 1986 Bevo's Babe Always fresh water sailed. New Yanmar diesel engine in 2017. Raymarine ST60+ instruments. 5 sails. 33,000
33 Beneteau 2005 September Song One owner boat, always fresh water sailed. Well maintained, clean boat. Autopilot, furling main and genoa. 69,900
33 Bristol 1969 Sea Horse Sloop rig. Newer sails. Simrad autohelm (new - not installed). Tiller steering. Storage cradle. Universal Atomic 4 engine. 15,000
33 Endeavour 33 1985 Mrs. Darling Beautiful teak interior. Autopilot and GPS. Yanmar diesel. A well maintained, well built sailing yacht maintained by a professional. Nice boat!
Marine Survey
SOLD
33 Hunter 2011 Inner Peace One-owner, always fresh water sailed on Lake Michigan. Very well maintained; oil changed at the beginning, middle, and end of every season. New UK mainsail in 2016. Central air conditioning and heat. Electric flush head. Lewmar folding wheel. Yanmar 29hp diesel engine. Raymarine ST-60 depth and speed. Refrigerator and freezer. 95,000
33 Tartan T-10 1984 Druid Professionally maintained by Crowley's Yacht Yard. New Awlgrip topsides in 2014. VC-17 bottom. Sleeps 6. Teak & holly cabin sole; porta potti head; Datamarine instruments; Garmin GPS; Steel storage cradle; spinnaker gear; Lewmar winches. 9 sails included. Dutchman mainsail control system. 15,000
34 Catalina 34 MKII 1999 Bamii Only two owners since new. Lightly daysailed on the Chicago lakefront since new. Excellent condition. Regularly maintained by Crowley's Yacht Yard every spring and fall since new. 2016 Mast/Rigging Report available. 470 engine hrs. In-mast furling main. Furling genoa. New autopilot 2017; clean VC 17 anti-fouling bottom.
2015 Mast and Rigging Inspection Report
Original Brochure
66,000
34 Hunter 34 1984 Ten Year Itch New mainsail and genoa from North Sails, and new mainsail cover. Many more upgrades in 2017 and 2018. Always fresh water sailed. Shoal draft 4' 3". Drive train replaced in 2009. 18,500
34 Peterson 34 1980 Odyssey always sailed off the Chicago lakefront. In 2007 her decks were stripped, prepped and painted, both non-skid and smooth, and topsides/transom as well - all in sprayed Awlgrip. 12,000
35 C&C 35 MK III 1985 Mr. JJ Updated electronics, sails, winches, etc. New VC-17 sprayed bottom June 2016. The C&C 35 MK III offers exceptional cruising and racing performance. She has the speed to win on the race course and the comfort for extended cruising. The mechanical systems, running rigging and bottom/keel/rudder are up to date and have always been very well maintained.
Sailing Magazine
Designer's Comments
31,000
35 Hunter 35.5 1992 Wind Song Beautifully maintained. Boat shows like new. Among the features are Corian counters, CNG stove with 2 tanks, Achilles inflatable dinghy with 4hp Evinrude rebuilt in 2004, Heart inverter power management with upgraded alternator, newer Raytheon Autohelm instruments with repeaters at the Nav station, mast ladder, bos'uns' chair, hot and cold cockpit shower, swim deck and swim ladder. 46,500
35 J Boats J/35 1984 Bretwalda Raced/Cruised on Great Lakes only. Includes Chartplotter, New sails in 2016. Steel cradle. 16,000
36 Beneteau First 36.7 2002 Findar One owner boat, always Lake Michigan sailed. Very well maintained. 69,500
36 Sabre 1986 Shannara Always fresh water sailed boat. Meticulously maintained and continuously upgraded. Exterior fiberglass is original gelcoat in excellent condition. All exterior teak was sanded bare and covered with Cetol in 2009. Interior teak and cabin sole are beautifully finished with hand rubbed varnish. This boat has lots of usable storage space for long-term voyaging. Newer Raymarine electronics. Shrink-wrapped annually over winters. Annual bottom paint. Engine regularly maintained.
Marine Survey from 2014
SOLD
36 Sabre Custom 1987 Probe Well maintained custom one-off racer cruiser. Comfortable cruising interior. 6' 2" headroom. Wheel steering.
Marine Survey
Builder's Notes
SOLD
37 Hunter Legend 37.5 1989 Kaleidoscope Well cared for boat sailed exclusively in Lake Michigan. Long list of upgrades in the last 2 years including A/C and Heat in all cabins, new electronics, new dodger and bimini, new spring mattress in the spacious aft cabin, and much more. 48,000
37 Irwin Competition 37 1973 Geronimo The Irwin Competition 37 was one of the most successful performance cruising designs of the early-mid 1970s, regularly placing in the top positions in buoy and distance races in ports throughout the East and Gulf coasts and Great Lakes. Her generous cockpit, walkway and foredecks spaces combined with ultra-large volume interior spaces created a boat that was enjoyed by racing crews and cruising families alike. Geronimo has been owned by four Chicago area sailors, all of whom were serious, maintenance focused yachtsmen. 12,000
37 Tartan 37 centerboard 1977 Zephyr Beautiful Tartan 37 with centerboard keel. Custom teak interior with genuine teak and holly sole. Five oversize self-tailing winches, Lofran anchor windlass, radar, B&G Pilot. Fresh water only. Professional annual maintenance. Stored winters indoors/heated at Crowley's Yacht Yard in Chicago. Summers at Belmont harbor in Chicago. Sparkman & Stephens design.
June 2017 Marine Survey
SOLD
42 Palmer Johnson Peterson 2-ton 1977 Sleeping Bear Always fresh water sailed, custom Peterson design that has been modified to provide comfortable cruising accommodations along with short handed sailing capability. Safety, convenience and performance in a well maintained, economical and pleasing vessel. New engine in 2007. 75,000
43 Beneteau 423 2007 Gyp-Sea Very clean, very beautiful, very well kept. Only one owner since new, always sailed in Lake Michigan. Two-cabin layout. Factory equipment includes VC17 bottom, ST60002+ Linear Type 2 Autopilot, Raymarine E80 Multifunction Nav D, Raystar 125 LP WAAS, satellite receiver, hatch screens, upgraded cushion fabric, gennaker gear, upgraded winches, electric flush toilet, electrical inverter. 162,000
46 Beneteau 46 2011 Enlightened Built in USA. One owner. Always fresh water sailed in Lake Michigan. Lightly used. Approximately 100 hours of sailing since new. New VC-17 applied annually. Always stored indoor heated over winters. Yanmar 76HP diesel engine; Air Conditioning/Heat (28,000BTU); Bow Thruster; Bimini and Dodger; 2 Harken ST50 Electric Primary Winches; 1 Electric Halyard Winch; Electric Windlass; Raymarine Autopilot ST70 with ST40 Linear Drive Arm; Raymarine E120W GPS; Raymarine ST70 Wind/Speed/Depth; Leather Interior Cushions. 249,000





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