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105 15th Ave. SE
St. Petersburg, FL 33701



1987 Freedom 30

Cortez, FL
Year 1987
Length 30 ft


Time to Sell!!!  Changes in owners lifestyle. Over $8,000.00 of improvements since the owner purchased this vessel.  NEW in 2017 3YM20 25hp Yanmar.  (LESS THAN 140 HOURS), NEW bottom job 2017, Free Standing Carbon fiber mast, NEW PORT LIGHTS 2017 and New Fuel Tank 2019. You will not beat the price on this 30' Freedom. Built tough by Tillotson-Pearson in Rhode Island. Simple rig, a breeze to sail. With a full battened Fractional main and self tacking jib, this boat can be easily handled by one person. Below decks you will find a well appointed main cabin with sleeping berths for seven. AC duct work in place. Just need to install a replacement unit. Some TLC on the brightwork will make this vessel proud to any owner. Could serve as a great "Mini" liveaboard 


Year Built 1987
Category SAIL
Length Overall 30 ft
Beam 11 ft
Max Draft 5.58 ft
Construction Fiberglass
Drive Type Direct
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 3,350 hp
Cruising Speed 6 kn
Maximum Speed 8 kn
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 20|gallon
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 50|gallon
Dry Weight 7,660 lb

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Yanmar
Model: 3YM20
Drive Type: Direct
Engine Power: 20hp
Type: Inboard
Year: 2017
Engine Hours: 140
Engine Location: Center
Propller Type/Material: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • Sleeps 7 2-Staterooms-1 Forward, 1-Aft
  • Main Salon is Amidshhips
  • Table Folds up into the bulkhead-Seats 4 comfortably
  • Abundant Storage
  • Navigation Station is to Starboard across from the Galley
  • 7 Portlights (NEW 2019)
  • New 2- 12 Volt batteries (2020)
  • Boxes to properly store batteries (2020)
  • Battery Charger: 2 Bank 10amps
  • 3 position battery Switch
  • 30 Amp wiring replaced at master panel (2020)
  • 30 Amp Shore Power Cord- 50'
  • VHF Radio (New 2020)
  • VHF Hand Held radio (New 2020)
  • Depth Finder
  • Radar (older non color model)
  • Wheel Auto Pilot (Needs Service)
  • Compass-(New (2020)
  • GPS Standard Horizon 
Sails & Rigging
  • Carbon Fiber "free standing" Mast
  • Fractional Jib/Forsail (2020) Cleaned & Restitched batten pockets
  • LARGE battened Mainsail (2020) Cleaned & Restitched as necessary
  • All control Lines lead to cockpit
  • All running rigging replaced with double braided 3/8th line (2020)
  • Topping lift replaced (Dyneema Line) (2020)
  • Lazy Jack system replaced (2020)
  • Wind vane replaced (2020)
  • Traveller line replaced (2020)
  • Boom Vang Blocks & Shackles replaced (2020)
  • Self-Tacking Camber Spar reattached and adjusted (2020)
  • Main sail repaired-batten pockets restitched Fully Battened Main-Good Condition 405 ft (2020)
  • Self Tacking Jib- Good Condition (reconditioned 2019)
  • Storage Bag for Jib
  • Double Lifelines
  • Stainless/Steel Sink
  • Hot/Cold Pressure Water
  • Waste Container (hidden)
  • 6 Gallon Hot Water Tank
  • Ice Box
  • 2 Burner Propane Stove w/oven (needs service)
  • Water-30 Gallons-Water tank Checked & Conditioned (2020)
  • Water Pump replaced (2020)
  • Waste Holding Tank-15 Gallons-Emptied & Conditioned (2020)
  • Fuel- 20 Gallons
  • All seacocks serviced and checked (2020)
Extra Equipment
  • 4-Life Jackets
  • Propane Force 10 Cabin Heater
  • Danforth Anchor
  • Fire Extinguisher-2
  • VHF Hand held radio (2020)
  • Hot/Cold Fresh Water Shower on Transom
Additional service
  • New sealant around mast/deck plate (2021)
  • LED cabin lights to be installed (2021)
  • All boat cushions professionally re-conditioned, re-stitched with new zippers (2020)
  • Total engine service: oil, air intake, & fuel filters replaced (2021)
  • Engine transmission drive shaft replaced (2020)
  • Water Pump Replaced (2020)
  • Packing Gland replaced (2020)
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.customContactInformation

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