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Linssen 38 SC Canal and river cruiser

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Boat REF# 166347
removed from sale
Length 11.80m (38'9")
Year 1996
Construction Steel
Underwater profile Full-Displacement
Sleeping berths 6
Engine 1 x diesel 150hp, Volvo Penta (1996)
Lying Midi Canals


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Extra Details

Builder Linssen Yachts
Lying Midi Canals
Discounts available from our Preferred Partners
Fuel capacity 440.0 ltr (96.8 USG) Total - 2 Tanks
Water capacity 440.0 ltr (96.8 USG) Total - 2 Tanks
Holding tank capacity 80.0 ltr (17.6 USG) Total - 1 Tanks
Last survey 25/01/2011


Engine 1 x diesel 150hp
Engine make and model Volvo Penta (1996)
Engine Hours engine1:   1500
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering wheel
Drive shaft
Prop(s) 4 blade bronze
Fuel consumption (approx) 5.0 ltr (1.1 USG) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 6 knots
Max speed (approx) 8 knots

Engine serviced May 2014


Length 11.80m (38'9")
Beam 3.60m (11'10")
Draft Min 1.17m (3'10")
Draft Max 1.17m (3'10")
Airdraft 2.70m (8'10")
Headroom 1.90m (6'3")
Storage In water

Electrical Systems

220 volt, 4 batteries charged by: engine, solar panels, shore power


Construction Steel
Underwater profile Full-Displacement
Finish Paint finish

Linssen quality from 1996 and well looked after by present owners. Survey from January 2011 Last dry dock in May 2014 for antifouling and anodes.


Total # of berths 6
No. of double berths 2
No. of single berths 2
Cabin(s) 2
Sink 2
Shower 2
Heads 2 heads (Electric)
Stove tick
Sink tick
Cooler tick
Fridge tick
Drapes tick
Cabin heating tick
Pressurised water system tick
Hot water system tick

Linssen workmanship, light wood and plenty of opening port holes, plus panoramic wheelhouse saloon make a light bright airy interior with a quality feel.
Hot water from heat exchanger 30lts and 220v immersion heater
Cabin heating from Eberspacher 5Kw blown air

3 burner propane Stove

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
Speed tick
Log tick
Radar tick
VHF tick
Chart plotter tick
Navigation lights tick
TV tick
Depth sounder tick

Deck Gear

Rode tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick
Davits tick
Swim Platform tick
Swim Ladder tick
Bimini tick
Bow Thruster tick

Electric Lofrans windlass (with remote control)
1 anchors
40.00m (131'3") of chain

Safety Equipment

Life jackets tick
Horn tick

2 bilge pumps (1 manual / 1 electric)

Broker's Comments

Canal and river cruiser for sale by Boatshed Midi Canals. We are pleased to offer this Linssen 38 SC for sale. This is a nice example of a quality Dutch steel cruiser for sale due to a change of plans. For sale but not forlorn, continued maintenance and pampering by a conscientious owner make this Linssen 38SC well worth your closer attention. For further information and appointments to view, please contact Graham WHARMBY your broker at Boatshed Midi Canals.

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Linssen 38 SC Canal and river cruiser has been personally photographed and viewed by Graham of Boatshed Midi Canals. Click here for contact details.
Disclaimer The particulars detailed herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed. These particulars are not and shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel and are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through Boatshed, who act as agents for the vendor. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. The prospective purchaser is strongly recommended to check the particulars and, where considered appropriate, at his own expense, to employ qualified agents to carry out structural and/or mechanical and/or electrical surveys and inspections in order to assess the actual condition of the vessel before purchase.