Clipper Marine Yacht Sales

Princess 286 Riviera - SOLD

Peter Keats - +44 (0)1202 916424

1987 Princess 286 Riviera - SOLD



Name: 'C-Spirit'
Builder: Marine Projects
Hull Material: Fiberglass
Location: Poole, United Kingdom


LOA: 28'0" (8.53m)
Beam: 10.9 feet
Displacement: 3300 kilogram
Draft: 2.75 feet


Make / Fuel: Volvo Penta diesel
HP: 260.0
Cruising Speed: 20 knots
Max Speed: 26 knots


Fuel: 591 liter
Water: 159 liter
Holding: - -

1987 Princess 286 Riviera - SOLD

The Princess 286 Riviera is a fine four berth sports cruiser that offers a huge cockpit (by virtue of her very wide beam), fine handling and Princess build quality. This tidy example is powered by Twin Volvo 130hp diesel engines and is more than capable of undertaking efficient and comfortable coastal cruising. The comprehensive inventory includes radar, chart plotter, Eberspacher heating and much more. For further information, or to arrange a viewing seven days a week, please call Peter or Tom on 01202 916424 or email


GRP Hull, deck and superstructure

Last antifouled in February 2018


Length Overall: 9.53m (31'4")

Hull Length: 9.14m (30')

Beam: 3.35m (10'11")

Draft: 0.84m (2'9")

Air Draft to top of radar arch: 2.54m (8'2")


Sleeps four in two double berths

Eberspacher diesel fired warm air heating (serviced Nov 2017)


Large horseshoe dinette (with storage below) converts to a double berth

Wooden extending dining table

Overhead storage lockers

Hanging locker

Glass locker with bottle storage below


Twin stainless steel sinks with hot and cold mixer

Plastimo Neptune 2500 two burner gas cooker with oven and grill


Numerous high and low level storage lockers

Servery hatch to the cockpit


Jabsco sea toilet (New 2017)

Handbasin with hot and cold mixer/shower wand

Shower rail

Soap dish

Towel rail

Cup holder


Shaver socket


Double berth

Cave locker behind headboard

Hanging locker

Changing seat with storage below


Adjustable helm seat with storage below

Adjustable passenger seat with storage below

Deep storage locker/lazarette in from of the passenger seat

C shaped aft seating with cushions and back rests

Cockpit table

Hot and cold transom shower


2 x Volvo Penta AQAD31 130hp diesel engines

2.4 litre four cylinder motors with turbo chargers and after coolers

Fresh water cooling

Serviced and overhauled in Winter 2017/18

Injectors replaced in 2017

Maximum speed 26 knots approx

Cruising speed 20 knots approx

Volvo Penta 290 DuoProp sterndrives

Sterndrives overhauled with new bellows in January 2018

New DuoProp propellers (January 2018)

Power trim and tilt

Power steering

Volvo Penta single lever throttles/shifts

New throttle and shift cables replaced 2017

Bennett trim tabs


3 x 12v batteries with isolator switches

Batteries charged by engine alternator and 240v shore power battery charger

Shore power system with outlets in the cabins and galley


1 x 591 litre (130 gallon) fuel tank

1 x 159 litre (35 gallon) water tank


Pressurised hot and cold water system

Water heated by engine calorifier and 240v shore power immersion heater



2 x Simrad IS40 displays (heading, log, speed & depth) New 2017

Incastec Depth

Furuno radar

Lowrance Elite 5M colour GPS/Chartplotter

Icom IC-M421 DSC VHF

Navigation lights


Bruce anchor with chain

Lofrans electric anchor windlass


Full height camper cover (Aft section new in 2016)

Interior window curtains for the camper cover

Windscreen cover (New 2017)

Whittall removable snap davits

Boarding ladder

Fenders and warps

Fender baskets

Automatic bilge pumps

Manual bilge pump

Clock and barometer in the saloon

Clock and barometer in the aft cabin

Logik flatscreen TV

JVC stereo radio/CD/MP3 player with saloon and cockpit speakers


Clipper Marine offer 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.