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1983 Nonsuch 26 Classic

location icon San Diego, California
Year 1983
Length 26 ft
Builder/Manufacturer Hinterhoeller Yachts

26' Nonsuch 26 Classic '83 "Vankedisi"

The Nonsuch 26 has to be one of the sturdiest and largest 26-footers ever built. Seaworthy and easy to single hand yet ample space to enjoy socializing with friends.


Year Built 1983
Category Sail
Length Overall 26 ft
Length Of Deck 26 ft
Beam 10'6 ft
Cabin Headroom 6'2 ft
Construction Fiberglass
Hull ID ZHYN2093M83F
Min Draft 4'6 ft
Drive Type Direct
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 13 hp
Cruising Speed 5.5 kn
Prop. Cruise Speed 2000
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 24 gal
Fuel Tank Mat. Aluminum
Water Tanks 2
Water Tank Cap. 60 gal
Water Tank Mat. Plastic
Holding Tanks 1
Holding Tank Cap. 25 gal
Holding Tank Mat. Plastic
Ballast 2,750 lb
Displacement 8,500 lb
Bridge Clearance 49 ft

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Westerbeke
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 13hp
Type: Inboard
Propeller Type: 2 Blade
Year: 1983
Engine Hours: 860

Chain locker forward followed by mast and storage. Next aft is the main salon which features settee/berths to port and starboard with a centerline fold-down dinette table. The port side settee slides out to make a wider berth.

Next aft to port of the companionway is a compact galley while to starboard is a fully enclosed head. Aft of the galley is a single berth that extends under the cockpit. Aft of the enclosed head is a 1 1/2 size berth also extending under the cockpit.

The engine is located directly under the companionway steps.

There are teak privacy doors to separate the main salon from the galley/head area.

Amazing interior volume for a 26’ vessel!


Ice box

Almatic 2-burner alcohol stove

Water filtering system

Manual fresh water system

Deep stainless steel sink

Electronics and Navigation

Raymarine wind speed and direction

Raymarine speed and distance logs

Raymarine depth sounder

Raymarine autopilot

4” Ritchie pedestal compass

Raymarine GPS

Raymarine A series color chart plotter

Raymarine VHF radio

Bakosonic AM/FM radio with two Realistic interior speakers


12V DC and 110V AC

(1) engine start battery

(1) house battery

Battery parallel switch

Battery monitor

Battery charger

Shore power cord



Anchor light

Running lights

Bow pulpit and rails

Lifelines and stanchions

Boarding gates

Dock lines and fenders

Swim ladder


Sails and Rigging

Unstayed mast with wishbone boom


 Barient 19ST main halyard winch

 Barient 10ST main sheet winch

 (3) Barient 8P cabin top utility winches

Mainsail with wishbone boom

Engine and Mechanical

Engine alarm

Fuel filters

Raw water sea strainer

Engine fuel shut-off valves

Cockpit engine controls

(1) manual and (1) electric bilge pump

Manual wheel steering

Manual head

25-gal plastic holding tank


(3) life jackets

(3) fire extinguishers


All seller’s personal effects on board are excluded from the sale of this vessel.

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.