Mark Cameron Yachts

Nimbus 320 Coupe


Single engine, shaft drive, two double cabins.



Lying: Argyll, United Kingdom

General Information

Manufacturer/ModelNimbus 320 Coupe
DesignerRolf Eliasson
New or UsedUsed
Sale StatusAvailable
LyingArgyll, United Kingdom


Hull ConstructionGRP Semi-Displacement


EngineYanmar 4LHA STP 230hp 4 Cylinder, turbo charger, indirectly cooled marine diesel engine ZF Hydraulic reversing marine gearbox
Engine Hours1215
Fuel Capacity340l


Drinking Water Capacity190l


From the long-established, highly regarded Nimbus range of powerboats the Nimbus 320 Coupe is an ideal coastal cruiser. She provides comfortable and spacious accommodation for a crew of 6 with a sea-kindly hull which cruises economically in displacement mode while capable of 20+ knots when required.
NORQUAY is a single engine version of the design with conventional shaft type sterngear. Appointed for comfortable coastal cruising her inventory features highlights such as:

Original blue gelcoat finish to topsides

Teak laid deck panels to finish side decks, cockpit and bathing platform
Yanmar 4LHA STP 230hp
Four blade bronze prop
Rope cutter
Trim tabs
SidePower bow thruster
SeaStar hydraulic steering system
Simrad Autopilot
Simard Chartplotter
Raytheon Depth/Speed instrument
Furuno Navtex
Diesel fired blown air heating
Electric windlass with new motor fitted 2021
Inflatable dinghy with outboard

We have a large selection of additional photographs and a 2018 survey available upon request. Wintering afloat the Nimbus 320 Coupe NORQUAY is available for immediate viewing by prior appointment.


Hull Construction:

GRP moulded hull of sandwich construction.
Divinicell foam core, closed out below waterline.
Structural internal moulding to form floors, stringers and engine bearers,
Plywood bulkheads bonded to hull and deck mouldings to provide additional stiffening.
Bolt-on GRP moulded bathing platform.
Original blue gelcoat finish to hull.
Deck & Superstructure Construction:
GRP moulded deck of sandwich construction.
Divinicell foam core.
Moulded non-slip texture panels to finish decks and coachroof.
Recessed teak panel to finish cockpit sole and bathing platform.
Alloy framed windows.
Keel & Rudder:
Moulded GRP skeg keel as part of hull
Bronze skeg extension to support rudder
Single GRP moulded rudder


Engine & gearbox:

Yanmar 4LHA STP 230hp
4 Cylinder, turbo charger, indirectly cooled marine diesel engine
ZF Hydraulic reversing marine gearbox
Single lever morse control
Maintenance & Performance:
Engine last serviced spring 2021, approximately 31 hours run since service
Cruising speed 7 – 15kts
Max Speed 19kts
Propulsion & Steering:
Stainless steel prop shaft
Bronze four blade propellor
Stainless steel disc type rope cutter
SeaStar single station hydraulic steering
GRP moulded, semi-balanced rudder
Simrad AP26 control head
Simrad hydraulic drive unit
Bow Thruster:
Sidepower bow thruster
Joystick type controller at helm station
Trim Tabs:
Stainless steel transom mounted trim tabs
Rocker switch type controls at helm station


Voltage systems:

12VDC onboard power system
230VAC shore power system
Shore Power:
Single 16 amp connection
Extension lead to connect to shore supply
RCD protected system
Ring main, battery charger, water tank heater
Battery Banks:
Engine Battery – 1x 12VDC, 85Ah, lead acid
Domestic Battery – 3x 12VDC, 85Ah, lead acid
Alternators fitted on both engines
12VDC alternators charging battery banks
Windscreen wipers on forward facing wheelhouse windows with pantograph arms.
Windscreen washers


Fresh Water:

Pressurised hot and cold water system.
Mixer tap in galley
Mixer tap extended to be used as shower head in heads
Hot water from calorifier heated by engine or 230VAC immersion heater
Bilge Pumps:
Manual bilge pump
Electric bilge pump



Single diesel tank
Approximate total capacity 340ltr
Fresh Water:
Single fresh water tank.
Approximate capacity 190ltr
Holding Tank:
Single holding tank
Approximate capaciry 45ltrs



Plotter – Simrad CX44
Depth/Speed – Autohelm BiData display
Communications Equipment:
Navtex – Furuno NX300



Galley Stove – Techimpex gas cooker. Two burner, grill and oven
Fridge – Isotherm front loading fridge, built in beneath helm seat
Stainless steel sink
Mixer tap
Jabsco manual marine toilet
Stainless steel wash hand basin
Mixer tap, extending for use as shower also
Electric pump drained shower tray sump
Ardic diesel fired blown air heating system
Outlets in saloon and cabins
Overhead down lighting throughout interior
Reading lights in saloon and cabins
Radio/MP3 head unit with SD card slot and USB connectivity
Speakers in saloon


Summary of Accommodation:

Master double cabin forward
Port side guest cabin with double bunk
Saloon, converting to occasional double berth
Aft cockpit
Accommodation Finish:
GRP moulding forming sole and bases for furniture units
Joinery work of teak veneered plywood with solid teak trims
Traditional teak and holly veneer finished sole boards
Fitted carpets over soleboards throughout
Moulded GRP headlining throughout
Moulded GRP heads compartment
Laminated Oak countertops for heads and galley
Blue velour upholstery
Roller blinds fitted for all deck hatches.
Curtains in saloon
Foil insulated screen for forward facing windscreen
Description of Accommodation from Forward:

Forward Cabin:

Master double cabin accessed by companionway forward from saloon
Longitudinal double berth offset to starboard forward
Single seat outboard to port.
Shelf running the length of the bunk area outboard port and starboard
Small counter top forward of seat.
Storage locker aft of seat with hangning locker outboard and storage locker beneath
To starboard of forward companionway
Aft facing manual marine toilet mounted inboard forward.
Countertop running the length of the compartment outboard with inset stainless steel wash hand basin
Storage locker beneath countertop
Mixer tap extends out for use as showerhead
Base of compartment with manually switch electric discharge pump
Port Cabin:
Located to port opposite heads.
Standing room forward with hanging locker outboard
Double berth extending aft
Helm station forward to starboard with dedicated helm seat.
Steering wheel, engine controls and polotter mounted forward and outboard of helm seat.
Double forward facing navigators seat to port with grab rail mounted in front and countertop with chart storage locker beneath forward.
Double seat flips to become aft facing creating U-shaped saloon settee
Height adjustable, double dropleaf saloon table.
Saloon seating converting to occasional double berth
Linear galley to starboard aft of helm station
Helm seat flipping forward to create lower level worktop extension with built in fridge beneath forward.
Galley worktop forward with in-fill section over cooker centrally
Inset stainless steel sink aft
Selection of drawers and storage lockers beneath
Storage shelves above worktop aft, outboard.


Canvas Work:

Cockpit tent with roll up sections port, starboard and aft.
Full set of fitted cockpit cushions
Anchoring & Mooring:
Bower Anchor – Stainless steel Bruce anchor on chain rode
Electric Windlass – Lewmar low profile windlass (new motor 2021), foot button controls on foredeck, rocker switch control at helm station
Mooring Warps – Selection
Fenders – Selection
Fender storage bracket mounted forward on rails port ad starboard and on transom.
Inflatable dinghy with hard transom and slat floor
Honda 2.3hp outboard
Stainless steel guard rail running around deck edge with bow step formed in rail forward
Single bow roller forward with anchor self-stowing in roller
Stainless steel, deck mounted mooring cleats forward, midships and aft
Sculpted stainless steel grabrail running length of wheelhouse
Aft cockpit steps upto side decks port and starboard
Sliding door to access saloon.
Moulded seating units outboard port and starboard with storage lockers beneath.
Fold-up seat across transom
Large lazarette locker beneath cockpit sole
Transom gate to starboard with walk through access to bathing platform
Self draining storage lockers outboard of bathing platform port and starboard
Folding swimming ladder storing with within bathing platform.

General note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as liferafts, Epirbs, fire extinguishers and flares etc. are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on-board as part of the sale of a used vessel may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owners specific needs.
Navigation Lights:
Steaming light
Low level running lights
Anchor light
Life saving:
Liferaft – Seago valise raft, 4 person. Next service due 2024
Lifering with throwing line

In this case we are acting as brokers only.
The Owner is not selling in the course of a business. whilst every care has been taken in their preparation , the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The Purchaser is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate at their expense to employ a qualified Marine Surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability for such engine on our part.
This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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