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Giles 38

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Boat REF# 106666
Sold / Unavailable
LOA 11.70m (38'5")
Year 1990
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Long keel
Berths 6
Engine 1 x Diesel 42hp, Mercedes OM636 (1984)
Lying Poole


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Extra Details

Designer Laurent Giles
Builder Blondecell
Lying Poole
Fuel capacity 273.0 ltr (60.1 G) Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 954.0 ltr (209.9 G) Total - 3 Tanks
Last survey 01/05/2009


Engine 1 x Diesel 42hp
Engine make and model Mercedes OM636 (1984)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Tiller
Drive Shaft
Prop(s) 3 blade bronze
Fuel consumption (approx) 2.0 ltr (0.4 G) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 5 knots
Max speed (approx) 7 knots
Engine spares tick

Engine hours 4700, spares available, alternator, fuel pump,water pump, injector pump,cylinder head gasket.
Vetus 4hp bow thrusters fitted.
Sure seal fitted 2009
1x180 AH starting battery,2x170AH domestic batteries.Cetrek Charger


LOA 11.70m (38'5")
LWL 9.30m (30'6")
Beam 3.38m (11'1")
Draft Max 1.62m (5'4")
Displacement 10,500kg (23,152.5lbs)
Headroom 1.80m (5'11")
Storage Ashore


10% discount on rigging

Cutter rigged John Powell Aluminium spars (unknown year) with stainless steel standing rigging (2007)


Discounts available from our Preferred Partners
Mainsail Crusader - Slab (2010)
Headsail - Furling (2007)
Other sails cruising shute with snuffer (2007)
storm jib by Kemp (2007)
Spinnaker gear tick

The main sail, yankee and staysail have NEVER BEN USED!
Rotostay furling gear on both Yankee and Staysail,serviced 2007. Yankee and Staysail by Shore sails, new 2007, unused.
Spinnaker Pole, 2 x jib poles.
Winches - Andersen s/s self tailing winches.
Reefing gear - roller reefing genoa.
Spare set of sails
New lazy jacks system fasten to Crusader stack pack.

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 3 batteries charged by: shore power


Discounts available from our Preferred Partners
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Long keel
Finish Gelcoat finish

Hull laid up in 1984, 6 year build, first launch 1990


Total # of berths 6
No. of double berths 2
No. of single berths 2
Cabin(s) 2
Handbasin 1
Shower 1
Heads 1 heads (Manual)
Cooker tick
Grill tick
Oven tick
Sink tick
Fridge tick
Cabin heating tick
Pressurised water system tick
Hot water system tick

Lavac Heads unit and shower
Cleghorn Waring pressure hot and cold water system, mains immersion heater.
Plastimo Neptune 2000 cooker with grill and oven.
Erberspaecher heating, thermostat at head of 1/4 berth. Galley has 2 sinks.

2 burner gas cooker

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
Log tick
Wind tick
Radar tick
VHF DSC radio tick
Chart plotter tick
Barometer tick
Navigation lights tick
Echo sounder tick

Raymarine digital radar C90W/screen & chart plotter, fitted 2009. Horizon DSC VHF with emergency aerial (2009), ICS Nav 6 dual channel Navtex R/X. Tacktick wireless echo sounder, log & windspeed fitted 2007/08. Plastimo magnetic compass, electronic barometer, SSB radio - NASA.

Deck Gear

Sail cover tick
Sprayhood tick
Swim Ladder tick
Bimini tick

2 halyard winches
4 sheet winches
Manual Simpson-Lawrence 2 speed windlass
2 anchors
(CQR & Danforth)
25.00m (82'0") of chain
Aries windvane self-steering system
Winter Cover
Spinlocks fitted to mast and cockpit area.
Aries self steering wind vane system. 2 x Barden solar panels. 2 x s/steel swim ladders. Kemp Bimini with detachable sides and back.

Safety Equipment

10% Discount on courses
Liferaft tick
Security Alarm tick

2 bilge pumps (1 manual / 1 Electric)

Wetline Group A4 man automatic liferaft (2009) Firdell radar reflector. Yacht Alarm system

Broker's Comments

This Giles 38 has been finished to a very high standard, 6 years in build, launched in 1990.
Equipped and ready to go on a long passage. This beautiful blue water cruiser has everything you need to make that dream come true. The attention to detail is a credit to the 2 owners it has had.
Impressive wardrobe of sails.
These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Giles 38 has been personally photographed and viewed by Ian Welsh of Boatshed Poole. 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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