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1986 Sweden Yachts 36

$65,000 USD

  • $65,000 USD
  • Tom Pilkington
  • Active
  • Used
  • Cruiser Racer Sailboats
  • 1986
  • Sweden Yachts
  • 36
  • Stamford, Connecticut, US
  • Sail
  • 36ft / 10.97 m
  • Volvo
  • S-drive
  • Diesel
  • Fiberglass
  • 2016-05-24
  • 2016-09-06
  • 2277209

Sweden Yachts, the renowned builder of beautiful quality yachts has been known in the sailing community as not only gorgeous boats, but good sailing boats also. 'China Blue" is a Sweden 36 and  is no exception. Custom "Stars and Stripes" blue hull, teak decks, and stunning mahogany interior woodwork round out this offering. 

"China Blue" has been lovingly cared for by the original owner and it shows. Dry stored every winter, and New England sailed, this Sweden Yacht is worth an inspection. A value compared to the newer 36 footers on the market today.


Forward Cabin-Double berth to starboard. Sail stowage under berth. Shelves along hull­ sides SB and port. Seat to the port.

Head-Molded shower and sink unit. Lockers. Overhead hand hold, Shower with extra long hose to reach thru deck hatch for deck shower, large mirror on back of door

Lockers-Hanging lockers, and locker with shelves.

Main Salon-L-shaped settee on both sides. Table with Stowage ,behind and under settee on both sides. Door to forward cabin. Leather wrapped mast, foam padded table insert, flat screen TV to port with tape/cd player, speakers

Galley-L-shaped galley, double ice-box, double sink, drawer section, cutting board, dry food locker, double overhead cupboards. Corian countertops, Gas stove with oven 

Navigation-Large navigation table with stowage for charts etc. Electrical master
area panel mounted in bulkhead locker. Navigation seat.

Aft cabin-Large aft cabin with double berths on starboard side, single berth to port, ward­robe and stowage space, door to main cabin, shelves along hullsides SB and port


Bottom stripped and barrier coated 2004

Windows-4 fixed aluminum framed windows in cabin trunk, 2 openable aluminum framed windows in cockpit.

Hatches-Large hatch to forward cabin, medium size hatch to main cabin and small
hatch to toilet. Plexiglass companionway sliding hatch.

Ventilation-1 Dorade vent, 1 extraction vent. 


  • 2 Lewmar no. 46 2-speed ;§'zfflj genoa sheet winches
  • 2 Lewmar no. 30 2-speed winches
  • 2 cleats for halyards
  • 1 Andersen bottom drive stainless steel reefing winch on mast
  • 2 10" handles with lock. Lead blocks, cleats, etc.
  • 1 Lewmar no. 16 S/T for main sheet.

General hardware -Aluminum toe rail bolted to deck-hull. 4 mooring bollards, 10 stanchion bases and tapered SS stanchions, pulpit, pushpit and ladder .in ss, double lifelines, navigation lights, aluminum genoa tracks with double roller fairleads. Bilge pump. Anchor roller. Main sheet track with slider and tag lines.

Steering-Pedestal steering with 811 radial wheel, and wires. 3611 stainless steel wheel. stainless steel guard rail.

Port and starboard gate


  • Heart interface added with complete rewire of battery compartment: added (1) start; (4) House Batteries; monitor work done by Little Harbor
  • (2) Fans rear cabin
  • Head installed in rear cabin - No holding tank
  • 5 Gallon Hot Water heater by Boatworks
  • Switchboard and control panel in nav area.
  • New start panel and harness to engine 2013
  • Solar vents over nav station and galley
  • Solar vent over forward head
  • Mast has fog horn-hailer, lightning rod at mast grounded to keel
  • Lofrans windlass with 200' anchor chain
  • Volvo Diesel S-Drive


  • Autohelm 6000 with remote
  • Raynav pod at wheel 2014

Mast & Rigging

Main Mast-Selden silver anodized alloy oval section. Double spreaders in aluminum.  All halyards are internal. Appropriate blocks and exits for halyards.

Main Boom-Selden silver anodized alloy section. Slab reef system and outhaul intern­ally in boom with stoppers and central winch

Standing Rigging-All stays and shrouds in stainless steel wire. 

Backstay adjuster rebuilt 2014 by HRR

Newmar traveler by Little Harbor

Mainsail HRR with Dutchman 2015



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.

For Sale By Prestige Yacht Sales - Norwalk

48 Calf Pasture Beach Road
Norwalk, Connecticut, 06855