• 30.3333'
  • 1981
  • Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States
  • $29,900


Major Price Reduction. Priced for Quick Sale.

"REMEDY" has been well cared for and considerably updated by her very knowledgable and skilled owner these past eleven years. Her Royal Navy Blue Awlgripped topsides gleam. Her original gelcoat finished decks are clean. The Classic Nonsuch 30 is a very comfortable cruiser with accomodations for the family and easily handled by a single or small crew. Nonsuch cat boats are well known for their large comfortable interiors and their ability to sail well without overworking the crew! Traditional catboat lines, free standing rig, modern underbody and long waterline,...translates to fast, comfortable, easy to sail and safe. 
Owner's health forces sale of this beloved yacht.

  • Basic Information
  • Dimensions
  • Speed / Weight
  • Accomodations
  • Hull & Deck
  • Engine Information
  • Category: Cruising Sailboat
  • Model: Nonsuch 30 Classic
  • Model Year: 1981
  • YearBuilt: 1981
  • Year Refit: N/A
  • Refit Type: N/A
  • Tax Paid: N/A
  • Country: United States
  • Registration #: N/A
  • Coast Guard #: N/A
  • Vessel Top: N/A
  • Fly Bridge: No
  • Cockpit: No
  • Helipad: No
  • Accomodations: Guest SR/S: 2/6 - Crew R/B/S: 0/0/0
  • LOA: 30' 4" (9.25m)
  • LWL: 28' 9" (8.76m)
  • LOD: --
  • Beam: 11' 10" (3.61m)
  • Min Draft: --
  • Max Draft: 5' 0" (1.52m)
  • Clearance: --
  • MFG Length: --
  • Cruise Speed: --
  • Cruise Speed RPM: --
  • Cruise Speed Range: --
  • Max Speed: --
  • Max Speed RPM: --
  • Max Speed Range: --
  • Displacement: 11,500 Pounds
  • Gross Tonnage: --
  • Water Capacity: 40 Gallons
  • Holding Tank: 25 Gallons
  • Fuel Capacity: 28 Gallons
  • Fuel Consumption: --
  • Berths: 4
  • Heads: 1
  • Sleeps: 6
  • State Rooms: 2
  • Crew Berths: N/A
  • Crew Sleeps: N/A
  • Crew Heads: N/A
  • Captains Quarters: No
  • Hull ID: N/A
  • Hull Material: Fiberglass
  • Deck Material: N/A
  • Hull Configuration: Fin & Spade
  • Project Manager: N/A
  • Hull Designer: Mark Ellis
  • Hull Color: Navy Blue
  • Hull Finish: Awlgrip
  • Exterior Designer: N/A
  • Interior Designer: N/A
  • Manufacturer: Volvo
  • Model: D1-30
  • Engine Count: Single
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Fuel Type: Diesel


"REMEDY" has 6’3” standing headroom. There is a varnished teak and holly sole and a fully moulded textured headliner with removable panels for access to deck hardware fastenings. The teak bulkheads and joinerwork are varnished to a satin finish. A wrap around teak grab rail surrounds the interior for safety and security at sea.

The forward main salon has two 6’6” settee/berths. The port side settee pulls out to make a double berth.  There is a storage locker at the forward end of each settee, a full length shelf outboard each settee and storage behind the removeable backrests. There is a teak drop leaf table with deep stowage wells in its center section. Forward of the settess is a teak bulkhead with full height door to a large hanging locker and three drawers and a bookcase on each side. Aft of the settes is a unique slide-up bulkhead and folding door to create two-cabin privacy when desired.

Aft of the salon, on the port side is the fully equipped galley, aft of the galley, is a 6’3” single quarter berth. On the starboard side, aft of the head is a spacious 6’3” single quarterberth.

The head is just aft of the starboard salon settee. It is a fully enclosed head with marine toilet, vanity counter with oval stainless steel sink and large mirror. There are three drawers and a locker under the vanity and a large locker with shelf at its outboard end. Also outboard is a large hanging locker and another locker with two shelves. A moulded shower pump with a teak grating is fitted in the sole.


Just aft of the salon port settee is a well equipped, L shaped galley with stove/oven, refrigerator, sink and fully fiddled countertop, two drawers and five large lockers.

  • 2 burner LNG gimballed, stove with oven.
  • Stainless steel sink with pressure fresh water system & Foot Pump.
  • Adler Barbour Cold Machine, Top Loading Refrigeration.
  • Ample Cabinet and Shelving Storage.


"REMEDY" was re-powered in 2006 with a VOLVO D1-30, 3 cylinder diesel and a VOLVO 220 Sail Drive and transmission. She has been lightly used since then with less than 400 hours on the log.  This engine comes with a special easy Maintenance accessory package which includes a high output, 100 ampere alternator. She is also equipped with Volvo's deluxe instrument panel with full gauges and lights.

  • Spare two blade fixed propellor.
  • Spare folding propellor.
  • Engine maintenance spare parts.
  • 100 ampere high output alternator.
  • Fully gauged instrument panel.


  • 12 volt DC Ship's Electrical Service with Panel.
  • Rotary Battery Switch, Full Instrumentation: Digital Volt and Ampere Meters.
  • Four 6 volt Golf Cart Traction House Batteries, Wired in Series to 12 volt DC. New in 2008.
  • Two 12 volt 100 Ampere House Batteries. New in 2008.
  • Hart Interface, Providing DC charging, AC Inverter, Complete Control ofDC & AC Systems, Shore Power System.
  • 110 volt AC Dockside Electrical Service with Panel, Shore Power connection and Cord. Five AC Outlets in Cabin Interiors.
  • Air-X, 40 Ampere Wind Generator wired to DC Charging System.
  • High Output 100 Ampere Alternator to DC Charging System.

Bilge and Waste Systems

  • Rule Automatic Bilge Pump with Float Switch.
  • Whale Manual Bilge Pump at Cockpit
  • Engine Room Blower System.
  • Marine Head with "Y" Valve to 25 gallon Holding Tank with Deck Pumpout or Direct Discharge.

Decks, Sails, Rig

  • Pedestal Wheel with Brake and Mounted Compass.
  • Electric Halyard Winch.
  • Self Tailing Main Sheet Winch.
  • Free Standing Aluminum Mast with Aluminum Wishbone Boom.
  • Harken Low Friction Roller Bearing Blocks on all Running Rigging.
  • Thurston Main Sail in Good Condition.
  • Riding Sail in Good Condition.
  • Canvas Sail Cover in Excellent Condition.
  • Dinghy Davits.
  • Full Canvas Dodger in Excellent Condition.
  • Canvas Bimini with Storage Cover both in Excellent Condition.
  • Cockpit Table.
  • Full Cockpit Cushions in Good Condition.
  • 30 LB. CQR Anchor with 20 ft. of 3/8" chain and 200 ft. of 1/2" Nylon Three Strand.
  • 32 LB. Bruce Anchor with 20 ft. of 3/8" chain and 200 ft. of 1/2" Nylon Three Strand.


  • Furuno DX1680 GPS - Chart Plotter.
  • Raytheon RX10 Radar.
  • ICOM VHF - DSC Radio.
  • Digital Depth Sounder.
  • Digital Speed and Distance Log.
  • Wind Speed & Direction Instruments. (Requires Servicing).
  • Windex at Mast Head.


  • PFD's in Weather Proof Bags.
  • MOB Rescue System Mounted to Stern Rail.
  • Horse Shoe Life Preserver Mounted to Stern Rail.