1988 Moody 422, designed by Bill Dixon and built by Marine Projects.
The Moody 422 is a comfortable centre cockpit cruising yacht, an ideal “liveaboard”. Good deck space and spacious interior which includes a large owners aft cabin with en suite plus up to 5 other berths, good galley and chart areas. EU VAT paid. British SSR Registered. PRICE REDUCED
White GRP hull with stern bathing platform. Cast iron external fin keel, new keel bolts 2013. Partial skeg hung rudder with Whitlock wheel steering. Emergency tiller. Alloy toe rail. White GRP deck, superstructure and self-draining centre cockpit with grey moulded non-slip surfaces. Teak laid on cockpit seats and sole. Internal GRP moulding. Teak internal joinery.
Thornycroft four cylinder 50hp diesel. Fresh water heat exchanger cooling with wet exhaust. Flexibly mounted beneath cockpit sole. Single lever controls. Reversing reduction gearbox to a shaft driven to a 3-bladed fixed propeller. Stripper rope cutter fitted to prop shaft. Electric starting. Instrument panel with rev counter, water temperature and oil pressure gauges. 200 hrs since last serviced.
Fuel – 265 litres
Freshwater – 416 litres
Hot water – 25 litres heated by engine calorifier and immersion heater.
12 Volt system - 3 X 12v 105amp batteries (new 2014) with changeover switch charged by engine driven alternator. Stern mounted wind generator. 2 x solar panels on aft arch. 12v interior lights. Bow, stern, steaming and masthead lights.
240 Volt system – Cable and connection. 240 sockets. Battery charger. Immersion heater.
Masthead Cutter rig. Kemp deck stepped silver anodized alloy double spreader mast with slab reefing boom and lazyjacks. Mast steps. Pole track.. Furlex twin groove headsail furling gear. Sprung rod kicker. 1 X 19 S/steel wire standing rigging, guardwires & fittings (replaced 2013). Adjustable backstay.Running backstays. Terylene running rigging at mast plus wire to rope main & Genoa halyards. Halyards at mast.Cruising Chute running gear.
2 x Lewmar 52 self-tailing Genoa winches
2 x Lewmar 30 secondary winches
2 x Lewmar 8 mainsheet winches
2 x 16, 2 x 30 1 x 40 Lewmar winches at mast.
Mainsail – slab reefing – 2005 by UK Sails
Furling Genoa with sacrificial blue strip. 2005 by UK Sails
Blue mainsail cover with lazyjacks
Spacious seven berth accommodation in three cabins.
Fore & aft cabins carpeted. Saloon floors in holly/teak
Patterned tweed upholstery. Curtains.
Hot & cold fresh water system – heated by engine & immersion
Eberspacher diesel fired cabin heating – requires attention
Clock, barometer and hygrometer.
Alpine stereo radio
Forecabin - V berth forward with infill, hanging locker and hull side lockers, access door to fwd heads.
Forward heads to starboard with hot & cold pressurised water system to GRP wash
basin, sea toilet, shower & teak shower grating. Heads accessed from lobby & forecabin. Hanging locker to port opposite forward heads. Opening hatch.
Saloon with settee berth to port, drop leaf table with bottle storage & C shaped settee to stbd. Lee cloths to both berths. Storage outboard of both saloon berths.
Galley - U shaped to port with Dometic gimbaled three burner gas cooker with oven & grill (new 2014). Two s/steel sinks with h&c pressurized water, manual hand water pump. Top opening 12v fridge and separate dry storage
Chart table to starboard with storage, switch panels and instrumentation.
Walkway aft – drawers and lockers with pilot berth above. Lee cloth.
Aft cabin - large central double berth with L shaped settee to stbd. Hanging lockers & storage.
Aft en-suite heads with GRP wash basin & sea toilet and separate shower stall. Opening hatch.
Plastimo binnacle compass.
Stowe Navsounder, boatspeed and wind direction displays.
Clipper GPS repeater
Autohelm 6000 autopilot with quadrant linear drive.
Garmin 12 GPS linked to:-
Laptop with navigation program, charts and AIS
Cobra DSC VHF radio
Radiotelex Weatherman (LCD Navtex)
S/S pulpit, split pushpit, stanchions & guardwires.
Double bow roller with Fortress Plough type anchor & chain. Chain locker.
SL electric anchor windlass.
Bow, stern and spring mooring cleats.
Coachroof grabhandles. S/s “granny” bars at mast.
Large aft deck with access to stern platform and folding swim ladder.
Deep centre cockpit with teak laid seats and sole.
Blue folding sprayhood plus cockpit enclosure canopy
Fixed small bimini over helm
Cockpit sun cover
Steering pedestal with folding cockpit table
Opening deck hatches to forecabin, saloon and aft cabin with blinds.
Gas locker to port. 2 x large lazarette lockers aft.
Mooring warps & fenders.
Stern mounted s/s arch / davits fitted with wind generator and solar panels.
Brand new Honwave inflatable dinghy with keel.
Mercury 2.5hp outboard engine.
Wire jackstays on side decks.
Firdell Blipper radar reflector.
Whale manual bilge pump. Electric bilge pump.
2 X fire extinguishers in saloon
Harness point in cockpit.
Avon canister packed liferaft - out of service date
Present owner purchased the yacht in 2000 from her first owner. She laid ashore until 2002 and then cruised the Med, returning to UK in 2012.
In this instance Fox’s Yacht Sales are acting as brokers for the vendor. The vendor has provided the information enclosed and whilst we endeavour to ensure the accuracy, the details are believed to be correct but are not guaranteed. Any prospective purchaser is advised to check the boat specification thoroughly and to employ at their expense a qualified marine surveyor and/or engineer to check the specification and condition of this craft and its equipment.
Ipswich, Suffolk IP2 8SA