Broom 37 Continental

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Boat REF# 226164
LOA 11.60m (38'1")
Year 1973
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Full-displacement
Berths 7
Engine 2 x Diesel 145hp, Twin Perkins HT6.354 (unknown year)
Lying Kent

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Extra Details

Designer John Bennet
Builder C.J.Broom and sons. Aquafibre
Lying Kent
Fuel capacity 900.0 ltr (198.0 G) Total - 2 Tanks


Engine 2 x Diesel 145hp
Engine make and model Twin Perkins HT6.354 (unknown year)
Engine Hours engine1:   3155    engine2:   4054
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Wheel
Drive Shaft
Prop(s) 3 Blade Bronze
Fuel consumption (approx) Not Recorded
Cruising speed (approx) 10 knots
Max speed (approx) 12 knots

This Broom 37 Continental is powered by twin Perkins HT6.354 145hp turbo diesel engines, freshwater cooled, shaft drive to two bronze 3 bladed propellers,
-Hydraulic steering system.
-New rudders fitted in Spring 2015


LOA 11.60m (38'1")
LWL 10.98m (36'0")
Beam 3.85m (12'8")
Draft Min 0.99m (3'3")
Draft Max 0.99m (3'3")
Displacement 6,000kg (13,230.0lbs)
Storage In water

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 7 batteries charged by: engine, solar panels, shore power


Discounts available from our Preferred Partners
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Full-displacement
Finish Gelcoat finish

Broom was founded in 1898 by Charles J Broom at first building individual sailing vessels for the local gentry to sail on the wide open spaces of the Norfolk Broads. Over the course of the next 100 years Broom have gone from strength-to-strength, offering innovation and quality hand craftsmanship. Last antifouled Spring 2015. Valid British Inland Waterways Certificate new 2015.


Total # of berths 7
No. of double berths 3
No. of single berths 1
Cabin(s) 3
Handbasin 2
Shower 1
Heads 2 heads (Sea Toilet)
Cooker tick
Grill tick
Oven tick
Sink tick
Fridge tick
Carpet tick
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Cabin heating tick
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Hot water system tick
Non-Smokers tick
Microwave tick

The Broom 37 Continental offers 7 berths in three cabins. The spacious forward cabin with “V” berth, which converts to a double, with ample storage lockers and, full length deep wardrobes with storage locker. Anchor chain locker access. The washroom on the port side offers sink and shelf unit with hot & cold taps, a Jabsco marine toilet, refurbished 2015, storage cabinet below sink, easy clean surfaces.

Saloon, lower helm position with full instrumentation. Large seating area converting into a double berth, teak dining table with folding leaves, access to port and starboard decks via side doors. New Eberspacher diesel cabin heating fitted in 2015

Aft Cabin, has a double berth and a single berth with padded side linings, each with shelf and side locker, overhead reading lights, dressing table, large shelf, overhead light, four drawers with double fronted wardrobe. En-suite comprises of a sink unit with hot and cold water, with locker below, Jabsco marine toilet (new 2015) , shower, mirror, shaver socket, wooden shower grate with easy clean surfaces.

Galley comprises of a stainless steel sink and drainer with hot and cold water with storage below, equipped 4 burner ring gas cooker, (new 2015) with microwave, 12V & gas Fridge unit new 2015, open crockery storage shelving unit, cutlery drawer. The water is heated via an Immersion fed from a 100 gallon tank.

4 burner gas cooker

Nav Equipment

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Navigation lights tick
TV tick
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-VHF Radio (Raymarine)
-Echo sounder (Pilotbronze)
-Autopilot (Autohelm 6000)
-Anchor light
-Flybridge repeaters, Autohelm, Radar, GPS, Chartplotter (new 2015) Compass, VHF Radio.

Deck Gear

Cockpit cover tick
Warps tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick
Davits tick
Swim Platform tick
Swim Ladder tick
Instrument Covers tick
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Electric windlass
1 anchors

Broker's Comments

These boat details are subject to contract.
The Broom 37 Continental remains a popular model for both inland and offshore cruising, they have a good reputation for being a strong, safe and comfortable sea going vessel. This model offers excellent and spacious accommodation, She would make a fantastic liveaboard or holiday home.
Viewing recommended.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Broom 37 Continental has been personally photographed and viewed by Jamie Nash of Boatshed Kent. 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.

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