Maiden Marine
Ferry Nab Bowness on Windermere
Cumbria, GB, LA23 3JH
Tel:+44 (0)1539 488050
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1982 Colvic Watson 32

location icon Windermere, Cumbria
Year 1982
Length 31'6 ft / 9.60 m

The Colvic Watson 32 is a solid, go anywhere vessel with 6 berths over 2 twin cabins and a convertible saloon. The wheel house provides a great bit of additional accommodation. Extras such as solar charger and cabin heating assist long spells afloat. Ketch rig with Lazy Jack bags and twin foresails on roller furlers for easy sail management. "King Fisher" was described in a 2018 insurance survey  as "a fine, safe, strong and well equipped vessel."



Year Built 1982
Category Sail
Length Overall 31'6 ft / 9.60 m
Beam 11 ft / 3.35 m
Max Draft 4'4 ft / 1.31 m
Cabins 2
Electrical System 240 V
Double Berths 1
Construction Fiberglass
Keel Other
Min Draft 4'4 ft / 1.31 m
Drive Type Direct
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 83.80 hp
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 363 L
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 363 L
Dry Weight 7,400 kg
Windlass Manual

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Perkins
Model: 4 Litre
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 85hp
Type: Inboard
Propeller Type: 3 Blade
Year: 1982

Heavily constructed GRP hull and superstructure. Long keel (1.31m draft), wheel steering from raised wheelhouse. Extensive internal woodwork gives a traditional feel to the accommodation.


Perkins 4lt 85hp diesel with shaft driven 3 bladed propeller. 3 X 12V batteries provide engine start and service power, these being charged via the engine, shore power charger and solar charger.

Sails and Rigging

Ketch rig with alloy masts and spars and stainless wire standing rigging. Slab reefing Mainsail and Mizzen with Lazy Jack bags and roller furling headsails.

  • Jib - Said to be in "nice condition"
  • Small jib by Kemp Sails (new 2019) - Said to be in "new condition"
  • Mainsail - Said to be in "good condition"
  • Mizzen - Said to be in "good condition
  • Spinnaker - said to be in "good condition"
Accommodation and layout

Spacious accommodation with 6 berths. Comfortable wheelhouse with helm seat and table with seating to 2. Aft cabin with twin berths and wash basin. Forward of the wheelhouse is the galley to starboard with gas oven, grill and hob, fridge, freezer, stainless steel sink with drainer and hot / cold pressurised water. To port is a semi-circular convertible saloon table with settee seating. Forward again is the head to port with sea toilet, basin and gas water heater and then the twin forecabin.


The inventory includes:

  • Compass
  • Depth sounder
  • Log / speed
  • Wind direction / speed
  • VHF
  • GPS
  • Autopilot
  • Navigation lights
  • Anchor with chain and warp
  • Manual windlass
  • Fenders and warps
  • Manual and auto bilge pumps
  • CO alarms
  • TV with DVD
  • Radio / CD player
  • Searchlight
  • Davits
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.
Additional Contact Information

Available to view by appointment. Please contact Maiden Marine on 015394 88050 to arrange.