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1986 Bayliner Contessa 2850 For Sale

$16,300
$14,950
Stock #157509 -
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$14,950
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Boat Details

Year:
1986
Type:
Power
Brand:
Bayliner
Category:
Express Cruisers/Cruiser
Model:
Contessa 2850
Length (LOA):
27' 5"
Beam:
10'
Min. Draft:
23"
Max. Draft:
36"
Trailer:
2018 Nextrail 26-28
Stock #:
157509
Location:
Manchester, Iowa
(near Cedar Rapids)
Status:
Available
Storage Status:
Not currently in storage††
Reason for Selling:
Downsizing life style due to family health issues
Engine Details
Count:
1
Year:
1986
Brand:
Volvo Penta
Model:
AQ260
Size:
260 hp
Hours:
--
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
"Well taken care of and powered with a 260 HP Volvo Penta ready to go!"

This 1986 Bayliner Contessa 2850 has been a great boat for the current owner, running her on the Mississippi River and Iowa Coastal, always in fresh water.

Per the Seller: This is a very comfortable vessel, with all systems in good working order, she is fun and ready to cruise.

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1986 Bayliner Contessa 2850 Cruiser in Manchester, Iowa

Stock #157509

This 1986 Bayliner Contessa 2850 has been a great boat for the current owner, running her on the Mississippi River and Iowa Coastal, always in fresh water.

Per the Seller: This is a very comfortable vessel, with all systems in good working order, she is fun and ready to cruise.

The seller added a 2018 tri axle trailer to make the package even more valuable. She has a 2016 cobra marine radio and as well 2016 Garmin echoMap depth finder/ fish finder. There is an extra prop, anchor, with chain, horn and magnetic compass, along with full lighting assembly for night travel, if that is when you plan is to move to your next spot.

This is great River Boat ready for your next adventure!

Information On Condition

According to the Owner: Has all historical maintenance records, and fixes any issue when it arises. Will get New bottom paint oct 2018.

All working systems are in good order and he is ready for your water trial, just as soon as you can get here.

Approximate boat location: Manchester, Iowa


We have several active listings for Sea Ray, Chris-Craft, Carver, and Wellcraft. If you're in the Cedar Rapids, Iowa City, Waterloo, or Dubuque areas, please use the form on this page to let me know what you're looking for and I'll get back with you today about any other express cruiser / motoryachts options we have locally that may meet your needs.

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Basic Details
Year:
1986
Type:
Power
Brand:
Bayliner
Category:
Express Cruisers/Cruiser
Model:
Contessa 2850
Length (LOA):
27' 5"
Hours:
--
Stock #:
157509
Location:
Manchester, Iowa
Storage Status:
Not currently in storage ††
(as of 8/28/2018)
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
1
Year:
1986
Brand:
Volvo Penta
Model:
AQ260
Size:
260 hp
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
Fuel Tank:
120 gals
Cruising Speed:
18 mph
Maximum Speed:
35 mph
Drive Brand:
Volvo-penta
Drive Model:
280
Drive Type:
Stern Drive
Config.:
Inboard/Outboard
Trim Tabs:
Bilge Pump:
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
27' 5"
Beam:
10'
Min. Draft:
23"
Max. Draft:
36"
Weight:
5,775 lbs
NavigationalNav. Equipment
Compass:
Depth Instrument:
GPS / Fishfinder:
Navigation Lights:
Spotlight:
Fish Finder:
Garmin
VHF:
Cobra MR F-45D
Deck Features
Anchor:
Camper Canvas W/screens:
Freshwater Washdown:
Mooring Lines:
Swim Ladder:
Swim Platform:
Fender Holders:
2
Fenders:
2
Safety EquipmentEquip.
Horn:
Searchlight:
Fire Extinguisher:
Grab Rails:
Forecastle
ElectricalElec. Components
Alternator:
Battery Perko Switch:
Circuit Breaker Panel:
Cockpit Lighting:
Deck Lighting:
Ship Power Hook Up:
Shore Power Cord:
Number Of Batteries:
2
Trailer IncludedIncl.
Included:
Yes
Year:
2018
Brand:
Nextrail
Model:
26-28
Material:
aluminum
# Axles:
3
# Brakes:
3
Brake Type:
disc
Breakaway Hitch:
No
Our company makes no claim of road worthiness of trailer. If not maintained adequately, it may not be fit for travel. We recommend a thorough inspection prior to purchase.
Accommodations & Passengers
Pass. Capacity:
6
Sleep. Capacity:
6
# Berths:
3
Can Live Aboard:
Water Capacity:
40 gals
Waste Capacity:
13 gals
Generator:
No
Air Conditioning:
No
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
Dinette:
Fridge/freezer:
Head:
Pressurized Water System:
Shower:
Cabinets:
Stove:
Duel Fuel
Sinks:
2
ConstructionConst. Features
Hull Material:
Fiberglass
Exterior Color:
Charcoal Black
Interior Color:
White/blue
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