HARDY 32 Commander


Chaser is a beautifully maintained Hardy 32 Commander, 1st launched in 2001 and currently with her second owner berthed in Northney Marina, Hayling Island near Portsmouth. Her layout boasts a deck saloon as well as an additional dinette sofa opposite the galley, and cockpit seating with a table that can used in all 3 areas. Teak interior joinery with beige Alcantara upholstery and matching carpet throughout, teak with holly stripe flooring in the galley/dinette. Main cabin forward with V-berth that converts into a double, the dinette sofa also converts to a double and the deck saloon sofa extends for another occasional berth.

Asking Price, VAT exempt

Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars they should not be relied upon as being accurate and are intended as a guide only and do not constitute any part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey.



  • Forward, side and aft teak-laid decks are self-draining, moulded non-slip fwd coachroof
  • All deck fittings are stainless steel grade 316
  • Enclosed by bulwarks and stainless-steel pulpit with side guard rails
  • Boarding gates port & starboard and at stern
  • Electric windlass with local controls on deck
  • 10 kg anchor and ~30m chain
  • Lazarette locker below cockpit with large access hatch on gas struts
  • Stainless steel bow-plate on hull for protection from the anchor
  • 6 stainless steel mooring cleats
  • Stainless steel bow roller
  • 4 dorade ventilators on forward coachroof
  • Low profile Lewmar deck hatch over forward cabin
  • Outboard bracket

Bathing platform

  • Stainless steel bathing platform with teak slats
  • Extending MOB/bathing ladder
  • Snap Davits for dinghy

Saloon Top

  • Stainless-steel fixed mast for navigation lights, VHF antenna & radar scanner
  • Aqua Signal port/starboard, stern & anchor lights
  • Stainless-steel grabrails on wheelhouse roof
  • Sliding sunroof over forward end of wheelhouse/saloon with clear Perspex panel

Aft cockpit

  • Moulded self-draining cockpit with L-shaped seating/lockers to port
  • Ventilated and drained gas locker
  • Lockable cockpit floor lazarette lid
  • Cockpit table deck socket (table doubles as saloon & dinette table)
  • Opening cover extending full height to the transom – Sunbrella Navy
  • Seating with removable cushions and backrests – white vinyl covered
  • Steps to side deck
  • Access through aft bulwark to bathing platform with gas locker below
  • Dedicated recess for life raft stowage in the aft bulwark
  • Lazarette with painted plywood floor panels. Flocoat finish elsewhere



Forward Cabin

  • ‘V’ berths with double conversion
  • Hanging locker to Port, table stowage to Starboard, open stowage under berths
  • Access to the chain locker via a watertight door behind a mirror
  • Curtains and carpet
  • 2 x overhead lights, 2x reading lights
  • 2 x opening portlights, 1x large overhead opening deck hatch
  • 2 x fixed ventilators


  • Combination shower head/tap, shower curtain
  • Overhead light
  • Toilet and washbasin set in a dedicated moulded unit with stainless-steel sink
  • Toiletry holder, stowage below sink, mirror on bulkhead, towel rail
  • Compact manual marine toilet
  • Opening portlight and fixed ventilator


  • Fitted out in teak with Formica work surfaces
  • Recessed 2 burner gas hob with hinged lid and combination microwave/grill
  • Double sink and mixer tap
  • Various lockers and drawers
  • Fridge with freezer compartment
  • Waste bin set into worktop
  • Opening portlight and fixed ventilator


  • U-shaped settee with large removable dining table
  • Slide-out base unit with built-in locker and infill cushion to form double berth
  • Lockers below settee and below side deck
  • Opening portlights and fixed ventilator
  • Overhead lights

Wheelhouse/Deck Saloon

  • Sliding opening side windows
  • Sliding door into cockpit
  • Instrument console fitted with engine instruments and compass
  • Classic teak and stainless-steel steering wheel
  • Engine displays and controls
  • Fuel and water gauges
  • Navigation and communication electronic equipment as specified
  • 12V DC electrical control console and a dedicated chart table with flexi chart light
  • 2 helm seats
  • 3 sets of wipers with washers to front windows
  • L-shaped settee giving seating for 4 or more with lockers below
  • Slide-out base unit to make settee into occasional berth
  • Base socket for removable dining table
  • Large locker and drawer unit aft of helm seats
  • Moveable seats that can be used at either table or in the cockpit
  • Large Perspex opening sunroof
  • 220V AC shore supply control panel on aft bulkhead
  • Access hatches to engine room
  • Complete sole may be removed for maintenance access
  • Overhead lights
  • Curtains & carpet


Engine Room

  • Sound insulated and ventilated engine room
  • Accessed via lifting panels in wheelhouse/saloon floor
  • 12V DC extractor fan
  • Automatic fire extinguishers x2

Main engines

  • Twin Yanmar 6LP 250hp – 880hrs last serviced May 2019
  • Alternators on both engines
  • ZF gearboxes
  • Single lever Morse engine controls

Stern gear

  • Fixed pitch propellers driven by solid shafts in cutlass bearings
  • Traditional simple packed stern glands for reliability and safety
  • 1.5” stainless steel shafts
  • Bronze P-brackets
  • 2 x handed 4-bladed propellers
  • Spurs rope cutters to each shaft
  • Cathodic bonding system to zinc anodes
  • Eltrim stainless steel electric trim tabs
  • Bronze rudders


  • Electric tunnel bow thruster

220V AC system

  • 40A/12V battery charger
  • 3 double sockets
  • Shore power lead and socket at transom

12V DC Battery system

  • 2 x 12V 125Ah engine start batteries
  • 2 x 12V 125Ah domestic batteries
  • Charing from alternator and 220v battery charger
  • Batteries in dedicated boxes

Navigational Equipment

  • Raymarine Hybrid Touch radar/chart plotter
  • Raymarine Quantum radar scanner
  • Raymarine MFD’s x2 (speed/depth/wind)
  • Raymarine autopilot
  • Raymarine VHF
  • Steering compass
  • Clock & Barometer

Tank Gauges

  • Wema gauges to fuel & water tanks

Water System

  • 12V DC pressurized hot/cold-water system
  • 36lt (8 gal) calorifier heated by a 220V AC immersion heater and starboard engine

Bilge system

  • Electric submersible pumps with automatic sensors are installed in each of the 3 watertight compartments and bilge level alarm


  • Eberspacher diesel heating system

Loose Equipment

  • 4x mooring warps
  • 6x fenders
  • 1x boat hook
  • Set of YachtLegs for beaching
  • 3x 1kg dry powder fire extinguishers
  • 1x Gas bottle
Location of boatHayling Island
Year of build2001
Length (hull)9.6m (31'6")
Overall length10.3m (33'7")
Beam3.6m (11'10")
Air draught (mast down)2.7m (8'10")
Draught0.9m (2'11")
Displacement7.5 tonnes
Engine Hours880
Berths2 +3 convertible dinette and saloon
Fuel capacity870 lt (233 gal)
Water capacity340 lt (75 gal)