Chris-Craft 36 Constellation Express

Beautiful, Classic Chris
US$46,500.00
  • Boat REF#  ·  263372
  • Length  ·  36'0"
  • Year  ·  1960
  • Construction  ·  Wood
  • Underwater profile  ·  Semi-Displacement
  • Sleeping berths  ·  5
  • Engine  ·  2 x gasoline 310hp, Chevy Vortec 350 (2007)
  • Lying  ·  Seattle, WA USA - Shown by Appointment
Boatshed Seattle
Boatshed Seattle
Dave Carleson

Extra Details

Designer Chris-Craft
Builder Chris-Craft
Lying Seattle, WA USA - Shown by Appointment
Fuel capacity 175.0 USG Total - 2 Tanks
Water capacity 40.0 USG Total - 2 Tanks
Holding tank capacity 30.0 USG Total - 1 Tanks
Last survey 03/06/2008

Mechanical

Engine 2 x gasoline 310hp
Engine make and model Chevy Vortec 350 (2007)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Wheel
Drive Shaft
Prop(s) Bronz 3 blade
Fuel consumption (approx) 10.0 USG /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 18 knots
Max speed (approx) 28 knots

The modern Chevy Vortec 350 engines were more recently rebuilt and have about 450 hours since rebuild. There are about 350 hours on the Paragon p34 transmissions. Recent new engine parts include 4" exhaust manifolds, mufflers and a heat exchanger. There are receipts for all work done by this seller. The engine hour meter may read in the 575 range due to an ignition key being left on.

Both the 12 volt and the 120 systems have been recently rewired. All 120 receptacles are GFCI protected.

Dimensions

Length 36'0"
LOD 36'0"
LWL 35'0"
Beam 12'0"
Draft Min 3'6"
Draft Max 3'6"
Airdraft 9'10"
Displacement 13,002.2lbs
Headroom 6'2"
Storage In water

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 4 batteries charged by: engine, shore power

Construction

Construction Wood
Underwater profile Semi-Displacement
Finish Paint finish

The fuel and water tanks are original steel and appear in good condition. The holding tank is plastic.

The method of construction is carvel-planked, batten-seamed mahogany with double planked underbody that is quilted fastened. Re-fastened with bronze in 2011.

Waterline Boats / Boatshed does not independently verify capacities and measures, which are reported from seller-provided literature and/or literature.

Accommodation

Total # of berths 5
No. of double berths 2
No. of single berths 1
Cabin(s) 2
Sink 1
Shower 1
Heads 1 heads (Electric)

In the spring of 2019 this vessel had about $8,000 spent on top side paint, bottom paint, new batteries and engine service.
Starting all the way forward is the V-berth cabin with access to the anchor locker and open storage below. The cushions and upholstery are attractive and comfortable. The side walls are varnished mahogany panels and the overhead is vinyl. The floor is varnished teak and holly. Aft and to port is the head, counter and sink and aft in the head is a shower enclosure. To starboard is the galley with sink and counter with microwave and Norcold under-counter refrigerator. There are two small drawers and storage below the sink. Aft to port is the convertible dinette with table and seating for four and to starboard is a single settee. All the interior surfaces are clean and attractive.

Up three steps to the aft deck with the helm to port and seating to starboard. The helm features controls for the center window opening, a beautiful rebuilt instrument panel, and full access to navigation instruments. Aft of the helm is a social area with movable table and chairs. The entire aft deck is enclosed for protection from the sun or rain. The attention to proper detail and the upgrades make this a very desirable boat.

The holding tank with Tank Watch and the Masterflush head are new.

Accommodation

Sink
Fridge
Pressurised water system
Hot water system
Non-Smokers
Microwave

In the spring of 2019 this vessel had about $8,000 spent on top side paint, bottom paint, new batteries and engine service.
Starting all the way forward is the V-berth cabin with access to the anchor locker and open storage below. The cushions and upholstery are attractive and comfortable. The side walls are varnished mahogany panels and the overhead is vinyl. The floor is varnished teak and holly. Aft and to port is the head, counter and sink and aft in the head is a shower enclosure. To starboard is the galley with sink and counter with microwave and Norcold under-counter refrigerator. There are two small drawers and storage below the sink. Aft to port is the convertible dinette with table and seating for four and to starboard is a single settee. All the interior surfaces are clean and attractive.

Up three steps to the aft deck with the helm to port and seating to starboard. The helm features controls for the center window opening, a beautiful rebuilt instrument panel, and full access to navigation instruments. Aft of the helm is a social area with movable table and chairs. The entire aft deck is enclosed for protection from the sun or rain. The attention to proper detail and the upgrades make this a very desirable boat.

The holding tank with Tank Watch and the Masterflush head are new.

Deck Gear

Cockpit cover
Rode
Fenders
Boathook
Swim Platform
Instrument Covers
Cockpit Enclosure

Electric Lewmar concept windlass
1 anchors
(Danforth)
50'0" of chain
150'0" of rode
The anchor has chain to rode of estimated length. The chain near the anchor is of stainless steel.

Nav Equipment

Compass
Speed
Log
Radar
VHF
GPS
Chart plotter
Stereo
Clock
Barometer
Navigation lights
Radar Reflector

Furuno Radar
Lowrance LMS GPS
VHF Radio is Standard Horizon

Safety Equipment

Gasolene Detector
Carbon Monoxide detector
Life jackets
Searchlight
Horn

2 bilge pumps (0 manual / 2 electric)

Broker's Comments

VIRTUAL TOUR - VIDEO - 80 TO 100 PHOTOS - FULL SPECS CAN BE VIEWED OF THIS VESSEL!
This boat is a "must see" for anyone wanting to own a show winning Chris. The photos show the fine level of detail that has gone into the maintenance and restoration of this boat. She has recently come from the boat yard, in the spring of 2019 when regular maintenance was performed, along with a re-painting of the top sides, bottom paint, new batteries, and engine maintenance.

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

This Chris-Craft 36 Constellation Express has been personally photographed and viewed by Dave Carleson of Boatshed Seattle. Click here for contact details.
The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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