SOLD Spring 2017 1992 Gozzard 31 Hull #8 “Crescendo”

Crescendo is a truly rare find. First – she is the only Gozzard Yacht ever built with an all teak interior and second – she is one of the few (if not the only) remaining Gozzard 31 that has lived her entire life on the Great Lakes… and we all know what that means – no corrosion! She was also the first Gozzard 31 to sport a dark colored hull – and as far as we know only one of two currently with the limited edition paint scheme. Her dark green Awlgrip hull gives this cutter rigged blue water capable little cruiser and truly elegant look.

Crescendo at Anchor

Crescendo has sailed exclusively in fresh waters of Lake Erie, Lake Huron and cruising paradise known as Georgian Bay where she calls Wiarton home port for a relatively short sailing season of only 5 months a year. Currently with her second owners, she has always been close enough to Goderich that she frequently winters at the factory where she has been serviced regularly and had the advantage of many factory installed upgrades and additions.

LOA: 36′ – 2″ / Beam: 11′ – 0″ / LWL: 26′ – 0″ / Length on Deck: 31′ – 0″ / Draft: 4′ – 4″ / Displacement: 12000 lbs  (half  load) / Ballast: 4800 lbs / Bridge Clearance: 46′

Brand: Westerbeke / Year: 1992 / Model: W35B (35HP) / Fuel: Diesel / Hours: 2530 / Propeller: Feathering Max Prop
Engine Power: 35 HP

Fresh Water Tanks: (35 Gallons) / Fuel Tanks: (35 Gallons) / Holding Tanks: (30 Gallons)

Major Upgrades

2006 (Gozzard) – Cockpit shower / Folding Storage Cradle

2007 (Gozzard) – Tank gauges: water, head and fuel / Raymarine ST60+ Wind & Close Hauled Wind Instrument / Bombard AX300R 8.5′ Dinghy RIB / Mercury 3.5 HP four stroke / Stainless steel folding davit system on transom / Neptune slat system quarter berth

2009 (Gozzard) – South Pacific VS1000 Windlass / 100’ 5/16” Grade 43 High Test Chain & 150’ 5/8” Nylon Rode / Ray C90W MFD / Ray ST60+ Tridata / Ray 4KW Digital Radome (mast mounted) / Ray S1 Wheel Pilot with ST6002 Smart Pilot Controller / “Gozzard” forward cabin coffee table/dinette table with wine bottle storage

2010 (Gozzard) – Two x 255AH 8D Lifeline AGM batteries (house bank) / Optima Red Top AGM starting battery / Mitsubishi alternator rebuilt / Phoenix Multi Plus 3000 watt Inverter/50 amp charger with digital control / BMV600 battery monitor / Balmar 612-H smart voltage regulator / Refurbish wet exhaust system / Significant hose replacements / Fuel vacuum gauge / Upgraded VHF coax cable in mast / Environmental Technology Seagull water filter

2011 (Gozzard) – Xintec S2A propane detector / Epoxy coat water tank / Replace all halyards (Selden Pliat 32) and furling lines / LED anchor light / Remove engine, stuffing box and aqua drive
Replace all engine hoses / Refurbish heat exchanger / Rebuild water pump / Replace silencer / Paint engine / Install dripless packing stuffing box / Rebuild aqua drive / Degrease and repaint bilge / Install new sound insulation / Refurbish Maxprop / Replace engine mounts / Add remote engine oil filter / Recondition fuel tank / Refinish Bright work

2014 (Wiarton Marina) – Re-bed genoa tracks and safety rail mounts / Replace engine temperature sending unit

2015 (Wiarton Marina) – Replace glow plugs and preheat solenoid / Upgrade Nova Kool refrigerator (compressor and cold plate) / replace 6 gallon water heater / Replace aluminum holding / Replace genoa sheets

Accommodations – Crescendo has the innovative Gozzard ‘open’ layout. The convertible main saloon forward offers 2 single settee / berths, port and starboard, which can be swung together to form a center line double bed. Forward of this is a large cedar lined hanging locker to port. There is a center line coffee table which converts to a full dining table with the addition of a separate table top, stored in the vast storage area behind the port settee.  The feeling one gets in the salon area of this vessel is one of a much larger yacht then 31 feet.  Midship to starboard is a full-size pantry/ storage closet. Next aft to starboard is the dedicated navigation station with a huge chart table with locking hinged top, and plenty of storage for charts, a comfortable nav seat with more storage below, hinged instrument panel for easy access.

Across from the nav station is the galley with lots of storage space. Aft to port is the head with vanity and sink, shower, and  storage. Aft to starboard is the owner’s stateroom with a queen berth, hanging locker, shelf and drawer with storage under the bunk and access to engine and prop shaft.

The interior is satin varnished teak with white overhead and cabin trunk panels with a solid teak and bass wood cabin sole. The overall feeling is of superb quality and tradition.  Companionway has full, built-in screen enclosure and custom made stair pads. Removable companionway stairs make easy access to engine.

  • Force 10 2 burner cook top with oven and solenoid shut off control panel in galley
  • Nova Kool refrigeration 2015
  • Deep SS sink
  • Formica counter tops
  • H & C pressure water
  • Seagull fresh water filter
  • Plenty of innovative storage
Navigation & Communication
  • Raymarine C90W series chart plotter at helm
  • Raymarine 4kw digital radar
  • Raymarine ST6002 wheel pilot
  • ST60 wind and direction
  • Raymarine Tridata
  • Garmin 128 GPS  (back up)
  • 4″ Richie binnacle compass
  • Uniden UM525 VHF with emergency distress button
  • Westerbeke 35 HP engine, new engine mounts in 201250 amp alternator
  • 3-Blade Max prop
  • Dripless shaft seal
  • Full engine instrumentation at steering station
  • 12V engine start battery
  • 2 AGM house bank batteries
  • 50’Shore power cord
Sails & Rigging
  • Sail area: 782 sq. ft., main, large genoa and staysail all in good condition
  • lightly used drifter
  • Schaefer roller furling on topsail and staysail
  • All lines led aft to cockpit for easy handling
  • Winches: (5) Barient self tailing,  2 speed primaries
  • Aluminum mast stepped on deck w/compression post
  • Stainless steel wire standing rigging
  • drop down, opening transom
  • davits
Electrical System
  • Standard 12v and 110v shore power system
  • 2 8D house Batteries
  • (1) Starting Battery
  • Bass electrical panel w/magnetic breaker
  • Mermaid A/C and heat
  • Phoenix 3000 inverter/charger
  • 12v Shower sump pump
  • 12v Bilge pump
  • Whale Gusher 10 bilge pump in cockpit
  • Propane detector w/auto shut off

Deck & Hull – Dark green Awlgripped hull with white non-skid deck make her a striking vessel.

  • Double life lines w/port & starboard gates
  • Custom fitted cockpit cushions
  • Large cockpit w/folding cockpit table and drop down transom
  • (2) Large cockpit storage lockers
  • Double bow roller with South Pacific VS1000 electric windlass
  • 35# Delta plow anchor with 100′ chain & 150′ 5/8 rode
  • 20#  Danforth with 20′ chain & 100′ rope
  • Fenders and dock lines

For more information and details contact Mike Gozzard at 519-524-2120 or; or see the listing on Yacht World

Lying Goderich ON – asking $89,000.00 USD – SOLD

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