Hardy Fast Fisher 24 Short Cabin

  • Boat REF#  ·  325274
  • Length  ·  7.32m
  • Year  ·  1988
  • Construction  ·  GRP
  • Underwater profile  ·  Planing
  • Sleeping berths  ·  2
  • Engine  ·  1 x diesel 200hp, Volvo Penta AD41 PA (2000)
  • Lying  ·  Beaulieu River
Boatshed Southampton
Boatshed Southampton
Nic Parton

Extra Details

Designer John Hardy / Colin Mudie
Builder Hardy Marine
Lying Beaulieu River
Fuel capacity 300.0 ltr (66.0 USG) Total - 1 Tanks


Engine 1 x diesel 200hp
Engine make and model Volvo Penta AD41 PA (2000)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering wheel
Drive stern
Prop(s) 4 blade stainless
Fuel consumption (approx) 16.0 ltr (3.5 USG) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 10 knots
Max speed (approx) 16 knots
Engine spares

Volvo Penta AD41P-A 200hp turbo diesel. Installed 2001.
Engine fully overhauled by Motortech – Volvo Penta Main dealers in Spring 2012
Volvo Penta 290SP outdrive leg with four blade long hub Stainless propeller
New turbo and exhaust elbow 2020.
Raw water cooling through separate valve intake and Vetus strainer.
Stainless Steel 300 litre fuel tank (in central deck void next to bulkhead)
Separate in line fuel filter and isolator
Volvo Penta control panel and engine monitoring systems
Electrical system (12 volt) and accessories
New cover for engine box
Vessel was re wired under current ownership
1 x 135 AHr (deep cycle) main starter battery * (with isolator switch)
1 x 110 AHr (deep cycle) Auxilliary battery * (with isolator switch)
Adverc Battery management system *
Continuously rated deck wash / live bait pump *
Full Navigation Light system including masthead
Lights x3 (for cockpit and upper and lower cabin)
Twin windscreen wipers new
2 Cabin auxiliary (cigarette lighter) socket


Length 7.32m
LWL 6.83m
Beam 2.74m
Draft Max 0.76m
Displacement 2,540kg (5,600.7lbs)
Storage On mooring

Electrical Systems

12 volt battery, 2 batteries charged by: engine


Construction GRP
Underwater profile Planing
Finish Gelcoat finish

Full professional osmosis prevention treatment below water line (by Hayling Yacht Co - April 2013)
CopperCoat antifouling (April 2013) - re invigorated and patched 2022
Traditional Hardy rope fendering 2022
New ropes
New fenders
Cockpit tent/enclosure new 2022
New hardy rope fender
New sea cocks
New water tank


Total # of berths 2
No. of double berths 1
Cabin(s) 1
Heads 1 heads (Sea Toilet)

Sea toilet new 2022
Gas cert 2022

2 burner propane Stove



Sea toilet new 2022
Gas cert 2022

2 burner propane Stove

Deck Gear


1 anchors
(7.5kg Bruce)
7.00m of chain
200.00m of rode
Anchor system – 200 metres of 12mm nylon cable + 7 metres of 8mm chain.
Anchor retrieval by Alderney ring type buoy.
Stainless steel tower for Radar dome, DGPS, GPS x 2 and VHF antennae

Nav Equipment

VHF DSC radio
Chart plotter
Navigation lights
Fish Finder
Depth sounder
Radar Reflector

Speed and Log via GPS.
Raytheon R10X Radar (linked to GPS)
Navman 6600 colour Fishfinder/GPS Plotter (Dual frequency Fishfinder)
Navman 5605 colour GPS Plotter
MLR FX412 DGPS Plotter (head not currently installed)
ICOM M411 DSC VHF radio (linked to GPS)

Safety Equipment

Life buoys

2 bilge pumps (1 manual / 1 electric)

Man overboard buoy (with light)
Auto fire extinguisher (under engine box) (with inspection Certificate)
Fire extinguisher (cabin) (with inspection Certificate)
Fire blanket (cabin)
Automatic bilge pump (engine bay)

Broker's Comments

Boatshed Southampton is pleased to offer this Hardy 24 for sale. This vessel was first launched in 1988 and with 3 owners from new.

Hardy power boats are well regarded and sought-after due to their robust build quality. The boat presents with seaworthy lines and a robust build quality and rugged design.

This tidy and well maintained example features the short wheelhouse with reasonable internal space hosting the galley, saloon, helm and navigator seat. Further forward is the double cabin, also containing the heads.

The beam, headroom and full cockpit encloser make for a comfortable boat whether inside or working in the cockpit, side or foredecks.

The engine looks to have been well cared for, having been serviced annually. It started very well and sounded great - have a look at the video in the photo gallery. The boat is equipped with a good range of navigation instruments.

Overall, this boat has a variety of potential uses including motor cruising, fishing, diving and short breaks. If you are looking for a boat that presents as a seaworthy and capable cruiser then this boat is well worth your viewing. Please contact Nic at Boatshed Southampton to arrange a personal viewing.

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

This Hardy Fast Fisher 24 Short Cabin has been personally photographed and viewed by Nic Parton of Boatshed Southampton. Click here for contact details.

Owners FAQ's

How long have you owned the boat for?

Since 2021

Why are you selling her?

Down sizing

Where have you sailed her?


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