32' Contessa 32


Last Updated: 2024-03-28

METEOR was designed by David Sadler, built in Canada by J.J. Taylor to Lloyds Standards. This Blue Water Cruiser is well equipped to go offshore or across the Bay.  The Contessa 32 is modern classic, which has become the benchmark for seaworthy offshore cruising yachts. These elegant yachts are fast, comfortable, sea kindly and ever-popular.

Make: Contessa
Model: 32
Year: 1990 Length: 32ft

Hull Material: Fiberglass
Engine/Fuel Type:
Located In: Richmond, CA

  • Category: Sail
  • Class: Cruisers
  • Keel: Fin Keel
  • Designer: David Sadler
  • Builder: JJ Taylor & Sons, Ltd. Canada
  • LOA: 32 feet
  • Beam: 9.5 feet
  • Max Draft: 5.5 feet
  • Ballast: 4500 pounds
  • Displacement: 9500 pounds
  • Total Engines: 1
  • Engine 1
  • EngineMake: VOLVO PENTA
  • EngineModel: 2003
  • EngineYear: 1990
  • EngineFuel: diesel
  • PropellerType: 3 Blade, Bronze

  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 5 gallon
  • Fuel Tank Count: 1
  • Water Tank Capacity: 15 gallon
  • Water Tank Count: 1
  • Holding Tank Capacity: 15 gallon
  • Holding Tank Count:1
  • Cabins: 2
  • Heads: 1

Additional Descriptions

  • 12 V System 1 x 12V Group 27 Start and 1 x 12V Group 27 House
  • ProMariner 30 Battery Charger
  • 12V Panel at the Nav Station
  • 12V Lighting throughout
  • 30 Amp Shore Power inlet and cable
  • 120V Panel at the Nav Station
  • Single basin Stainless sink
  • Ice Box
  • Taylor kerosene stove with two burners
  • Taylor kerosene Cabin heater
Electronics & Navigation
  • Raymarine ST-60 Speed, Depth and Wind instruments
  • Garmin GPS map 128
  • Jensen Stereo
  • Insignia flat screen TV
  • FATTY KNEES 8' hard dinghy
  • Seagull 1 HP outboard engine

Additional Features


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. Buyer should assume that items on the vessel at the time of viewing, but not specifically listed on this specification sheet, are not included with the sale of the yacht, and should instruct his agents, or his surveyors to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. Buyer assumes responsibility to verify all speeds, consumptions, capacities and other measurements contained herein and otherwise provided, and agrees to instruct his surveyor to confirm such details prior to purchase. This vessel is subject to sale, price and inventory changes, and withdrawal from market without notice.

Bill Adams

Yacht & Ship Sales

415-425-5099 - mobile
415-484-1300 - office

3300 Powell St., Ste 105
Emeryville, CA 94608

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