Boat Details

2002 GLASTRON GS 279 4 BERTH SPORTS CRUISER Single Volvo KAD32P 170hp Diesel Engine - professionally rebuilt in Aug 2016 with only approximately 100 hours use since! Outdrive serviced in May 2017. 4 berths and 1 toilet compartment with shower. Bow thruster, Holding tank, Shore power, Battery Charger and Anchor winch. A tasteful combination of style, space, efficiency and family-friendly features making this an ideal sports cruiser for exploring the Solent. Viewing highly recommended - please contact our Gosport office on +44(0)2393 510433


  • Built by Glastron Boats in October 2002
  • CE - C - 7 people
  • GRP Hull, deck and radar arch
  • Last antifouled with Seajet in May 2016
  • Hull compound polish in May 2017
  • Planing hull
  • Hydraulic steering
  • Windscreen with centre opening door leading to foredeck

Mechanical and Electrical


  • Volvo KAD32P 170hp Diesel Engine - Professionally fully rebuilt in Aug 2016
  • Fuel consumption -  approximately 10-14 litres/hr at cruising speed
  • Engine Hours - approximately 100hrs since rebuild and approximately 360hrs from new
  • Volvo Sterndrive - Last serviced May 2017
  • Aluminium 3 blade Volvo D4 duoprop set - New May 2017
  • Vetus Bowthruster


  • 1 x 12v Engine Battery
  • 1 x 12v Domestic battery
  • Batteries charged by alternator and 240v Battery charger
  • Shore power 240v sockets
  • Glomex TV Aerial
  • CD/Radio with 2 x speakers in the saloon and 2 x cockpit speakers


  • Hot & cold pressurised water system
  • Hot water heated by engine Calorifier and 240v immersion
  • Calorifier and thermostat new in 2015
  • Holding tank

Deck Equipment

  • Pulpit rails
  • Grab rails
  • Bathing platform
  • Transom ladder
  • Maxwell Freedom electrical Anchor winch - Deck and helm controls
  • Anchor
  • Windscreen wiper
  • Windscreen with centre opening door leading to foredeck
  • Grabs rails
  • Deck cleats
  • Fender basket
  • Snap davits
  • Outboard bracket
  • Cockpit cover
  • cockpit shower




Ample seating with helm position to the starboard side featuring excellent visibilty. A moulded console with full arrangement of engine instrumentation, wrap round windscreen and hinged centre section for access to foredeck and small transom door to aft bathing platform. Fridge, sink with hot & cold mixer tap and cockpit table with cup holders.


Arranged with quality upholstered seating around dinette table which converts easily to form a double berth. An escape hatch to the fordeck and ventilation in the form of port holes. to the aft port side is the galley.


Microwave, moulded GRP sink with hot and cold mixer tap, single burner hob, refrigerator and storage.


Located tothe starboard side with an electric sea toilet, holding tank, grp moulded shower tray and hand wash basin with hot and cold mixer tap/shower head.


With a port side entrance just aft of the galley. This cabin features an additional double berth which extends under the cockpit.

Navigation Equipment

  • Garmin EchoMap 55dv GPS/Chart plotter - New 2016
  • AIS Radar transciever
  • Volvo speed and depth gauges
  • Search light
  • ICOM IC-M323 DSC VHF Radio - New 2016
  • Ritchie Compass

Safety Equipment

  • Windscreen wiper
  • Horn
  • Navigation Lights
  • Search light
  • Kill Cord engine cut-out at helm
  • 1 x Electric bilge pump
  • 1 x Manual bilge pump
  • Auto fire extinguisher in engine bay
  • 2 x fire extinguishers
  • 1 x Fire blanket
  • Carbon monoxide alarm


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.


  • BuilderGlastron
  • LocationUnited Kingdom
  • Built2002
  • Price£29,950
  • Length8.23 m
  • Hull MaterialFiberglass
  • Cabins2
  • Bathrooms1
  • Cruising Speed22 kn
  • Max Speed29 kn
  • Beam0.762 m
  • Displacement2.83 tonnes
  • Water Tank Capacity17.6 gal
  • Fuel Tank Capacity70.39 gal
  • Engine 1
    • Make: Volvo
    • Model: KAD32 P
    • Year: 2002
    • Fuel Type: diesel
    • Propeller Type: Inboard
    • Hours: 100

Contact Seller

Clipper Marine Ltd
Gosport Marina Mumby Road Gosport PO12 1AH United Kingdom
View all boats from this seller Email Call+44 (0)2393 510433