Cyanra - 1965 38' LE COMTE Northeast 38
Newburyport Massachusetts United States $36,000 USD
Newburyport Massachusetts United States
Entire interior woodwork was stripped and varnished 2015.
Starting forward is a chain locker. Next aft is the v-berth stateroom. There is a filler piece for the v-berth, storage drawers below the berth and a large hanging locker to starboard. To port are several drawers with a shelf, overhead hatch and opening port. Lower starboard berth pulls out to provide wider berth.
Next aft to port is the head with a new marine toilet 2015. There is a sink with pressure water. Lockers and drawers provide storage. Opening port provides light and ventilation. Holding tank for head with Y-valve.
Across from the head to starboard is a full size wet locker.
The main salon has a straight settee to starboard with a pilot berth above and outboard. There is drawer storage below each berth.
To port is an L-shaped settee and table. This seats 4-6 people for dinner. Dinette table lowers to convert dinette area to double berth. A table extension included with a piano hinge to make a wider table.
Perhaps the most distinctive feature are the over-size ports in the main salon, which creates abundant light and fabulous views.
To starboard at the base of the companionway is a chart table with a quarter berth aft. Teak and holly cabin sole, varnished teak interior. New white suede interior cushions 2015.
Cockpit & Deck
The cockpit has teak inlay seating surfaces and teak grating on the sole. Varnished coamings make for a secure and comfortable cockpit. New white Cockpit Cushions 2015.
New Lewmar self tailing primary and secondary winches, and an electric anchor windlass, make shorthanded sailing a breeze.
Teak hatches and handrails are all varnished.
Twin dorade vents augment ventilation below decks. New large ports in main salon 2015.
Deep cockpit lockers and aft lazarette locker provide abundant storage.
Sails, Rigging and Winches
- Rigging replaced 2015
- Custom yawl rig
- Sails: Withan Furling Genoa 2015
- Withan mainsail with 2 sets of reefs 2015
- Harken Roller furling 2015
- Painted wooden main boom
- Painted wooden mizzen boom
- Outboard Genoa cars
- Mainsail cover
- Winches: Lewmar ST primary winches 2015
- Lewmar ST secondary winches 2015
- Masthead boom lift
- Electric Windlass 2015
- VHF Radio 2013
- Raymarine Depth, Wind and Speed 2013
- Binnacle mounted Compass
- Guest battery switch
- 2 12-V House batteries
- 1-12-V Starter battery
- 12-volt panel with circuit breakers
- New interior cabin lighting 2013
- Steaming and Running lights
- Perkins 4-108 Diesel / Full Rebuild 2014
- Transmission Rebuilt 2014
- Cutlass bearing and stuffing box replace
- Bronze 3-bladed Prop
Deck and Deck Equipment
A large cockpit has high-varnished teak coamings around it. The seats are inlay teak and holly. Off white nonskid decks. Binnacle wheel steering. Custom stainless steel traveler in front of wheel. Wide side decks. Solid varnished teak handrails. Two large overhead hatches provide light and ventilation in the salon and forward cabin.
- Anchor roller
- Electric Windlass
- Plow anchor on bow with chain and rode
- MOM and horseshoe life ring
- White vinyl cockpit cushions
- Double lifelines with open gates P&S.
Construction and Design Features
The Le Comte 38 is a comfortable sea boat. With her long overhangs and lovely sheer she is a head turner in any harbor. This design provides a stable platform with wide side decks. With her deep forefoot she will avoid pounding and she has the substance to shoulder through a heavy sea.
Cynara is a great value for a family or couple looking for a classic sailboat that has been well maintained and upgraded to her current outstanding condition.
The hull is hand laid solid fiberglass with longitudinal stringers. The deck is Airex cored except in areas of heavy compression where it is cored with Bruynzeel plywood. Bulkheads are isolated from the hull with Airex and secured with heavy tabbing. External lead keel. Three blade bronze prop '14. Stainless steel stern and bow pulpits, double lifelines custom stainless steel hardware and fittings on deck.
The Le Comte is heavily constructed and has stood the test of time. Cynara is an Awlgrip white hull '13, with gold cove strip, red bottom and blue boot. High flared toe-rails, teak inlay cockpit lockers, and Varnished handrails and drop boards.