Parker 235 no 35 "Chiara"


A good example of the Parker 235, interior as original spec with the added improvement of sea toilet with holding tank installed by builder. Exceptional trailer recently rebuilt and never subject to immersion in water. Mooring available in Chichester Harbour, low-cost winter storage/towage also available by arrangement. All original documentation, specifications and instructions, recent receipts available.


The accommodation offers up to four berths in two cabins. Saloon with settee berths port and starboard with storage above and below. Galley to starboard side with moulded sink and drainer with hand pumped cold water supply, Origo 3000 two burner spirit hob, large locker below and storage shelves above. Separate heads forward to port side with RM69 marine sea toilet to holding tank, basin and locker below. Door leading to fore peak providing storage and escape hatch to forward deck. Double aft cabin under cockpit sole with stowage below and additional storage area behind, opening porthole to cockpit, 4 removable curtains. Chart light. Interior lights, spot lights. Teak and holly style laminate floor. Multipurpose table - serves as chart table, saloon and cockpit table. Bulkhead mounted clock, thermometer and barometer. Self-draining cockpit, storage lockers to port and outboard well.

Technical Systems

  • Tohatsu 6HP four stroke outboard engine with sail drive propeller. [New 2017] Manual start. With alternator for battery charging. Remote 12 l fuel tank in outside locker
  • Alternator charging to 1 x 85Ah battery.[new 2018]
  • Solar deck panel to battery 12 volt switch panel, battery isolator switch. 2 x 12V sockets
  • Manual bilge pump
  • Sails & Spars
  • Fractional rigged sloop. Z Spars aluminium mast and boom. Spinnaker pole. Stainless steel standing rigging. Terylene running rigging. Slab reefing to mainsail. Headsail furling system, All lines led aft to cockpit. Lazyjacks and stackpack. Mast lowering gear with stern support post. Jib sheeting with car control system.
  • Mainsail - Quantum - Good.
  • Headsail - Quantum - Good
  • Asymmetric spinnaker with snuffer - P&K - very good

Deck Equipment

  • Stainless steel pulpit, stanchions, guard wires and hand rails.
  • Bruce anchor with 10m 6mm chain & 20 m warp
  • Stainless steel boarding ladder
  • Sprayhood with zip-in rear panel
  • Sail covers Various fenders and warps
  • 2 x Antal 16 Self tailing Sheet Winches (2 speed for keel raising on starboard)
  • Centre cleats in addition to cleats fore and aft.
  • Anchor cleat in forward locker.
  • Tiller extension and tiller cover
  • 3 winch handles
  • Ensign on staff
  • Boat hook

Navigation Equipment

  • Plastimo Bulkhead Steering Compass
  • Raymarine ST1000 Autohelm with remote control in cabin
  • NASA Clipper Duet Log/boat speed / sounder
  • I-COM DSC VHF Radio with optional deck speaker, aerial and hawk wind indicator
  • Masthead tri-colour sailing light
  • Deck level lights and steaming light

Safety Equipment

  • Fire extinguisher
  • Horseshoe lifebuoy
  • Fog horn
  • Jackstays

Road trailer

  • RM Trailers Double-axle road trailer with spare wheel. New hitch and lock. Trailer light set. Trailer guide posts. This trailer refurbished 2017 with new brakes new wheel bearings and has not been immersed in water since. (Boat always craned for launch and recovery)


Stephen Maynard
Telephone (01903) 691038
Posted: Jan 20
Chiara at Haslar
Taking the ground
Brownsea Island
Just walk ashore