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1985 Cape Dory 36

1985 • 36' (10.97 m) • Cruising Sailboat
United States

$49,900 USD

Very popular CD 36, quality built, beautiful interior, Perkins diesel. Seasonally cared for by Maine boatyard. Lightly used for day sailing on the coast of Maine. These are very capable, cruising yachts, with a proven track record.

Seller is motivated, she is currently on the hard in East Boothbay, Maine


Vessel Information

Builder: CAPE DORY
Model: 36
Model Year: 1985
Type: Sailboat
Category: Cruising Sailboat
Sub Category: Daysailer
Condition: Used

LOA: 36' (10.97 m)
Beam Feet: 10' (3.23 m)
Draft Feet: 0' (0.00 m)
Engine Info: 51 HP, Single, Inboard, Diesel, Perkins
Staterooms: 2

Location: East Boothbay, Maine United States
City: East Boothbay
Country: United States



  • V-berth forward with filler cushion. Shelves above and storage below in drawers and traps. A set of drawers is aft of the starboard berth, followed by a large hanging locker.
  • Head is to port with hot and cold pressure water shower and vanity sink. A bi-fold door encloses the forward area from the main cabin.
  • The main salon has an L-shaped settee to port, which extends inboard to form a double berth. A unique change from the standard Cape Dory layout, the small part of"L" is forward, with the dining table mounted on the aft (galley) bulkhead.
  • There is a single settee to starboard with storage behind and above
  • . U-shaped galley is aft to port with navigation table opposite. Aft of the chart table is a large quarter berth.

Sails and Rigging

  • Sails by North
  • Fully battened main w/2 reefs
  • Lazy jacks
  • 140% Jib
  • 115% Yankee
  • Harken roller furling/reefing
  • Club footed staysail w/reef points
  • Main & staysail halyards led aft to S/T winch
  • Upper shrouds, backstay & turnbuckles
  • Lifelines (2001)
  • Quick release staysail stay & saddle vang for staysail stay


  • 4 Cabin fans
  • 35# CQR anchor on bronze bow roller
  • 30' chain & 300' rode
  • 33# Bruce anchor w/5' chain & 300' rode
  • ABI polished brass cowl vents
  • Teak dorade boxes
  • High pedestal guard
  • Screens for all ports
  • Stern swim ladder
  • Flares
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Lifesling
  • Dodger w/s.s. handhold & bimini
  • Cockpit cushions
  • Sail & winch covers
  • New Lexan hatch & port seals (2002)


  • Datamarine depthsounder
  • Datamarine wind
  • Datamarine knotmeter
  • Icom VHF
  • Furuno Loran
  • Autohelm 7000 w/linear drive (2002)
  • Raytheon RL74RC radar/chartplotter
  • (4KW radar) mounted at helm (1999)
  • TV antenna
  • Cybernet AM/FM cassette w/cockpit speaker
  • Built-in TV

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