Glastron GS 279

  • Boat REF#  ·  270476
  • Length  ·  8.38m
  • Year  ·  2003
  • Construction  ·  GRP
  • Underwater profile  ·  Planing
  • Sleeping berths  ·  4
  • Engine  ·  1 x diesel 170hp, Volvo KAD 32 (2003)
  • Lying  ·  Horning
Boatshed Norfolk
Boatshed Norfolk
Gary Travis

Extra Details

Builder Larson Boats, Minesota, USA
Lying Horning
Fuel capacity 225.0 ltr (49.5 USG) Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 120.0 ltr (26.4 USG) Total - 1 Tanks


Engine 1 x diesel 170hp
Engine make and model Volvo KAD 32 (2003)
Engine Hours Engine1: 235
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Wheel
Drive Out
Prop(s) Duo Prop
Fuel consumption (approx) Not Recorded
Cruising speed (approx) 18 knots
Max speed (approx) 27 knots

Engine and outdrive fully serviced 2019


Length 8.38m
LOD 8.20m
LWL 8.38m
Beam 2.62m
Draft Min 0.61m
Draft Max 0.61m
Airdraft 2.50m
Displacement 2,495kg (5,501.5lbs)
Headroom 1.85m
Storage In water

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 2 batteries charged by: engine, shore power


Construction GRP
Underwater profile Planing
Finish Gelcoat finish


Total # of berths 4
No. of double berths 2
Cabin(s) 2
Sink 1
Shower 1
Heads 1 heads (Electric)

Cabin Fridge and Cockpit Fridge

1 burner electric Stove


Cabin heating
Manual water system
Hot water system

Cabin Fridge and Cockpit Fridge

1 burner electric Stove

Deck Gear

Swim Platform
Swim Ladder
Cockpit Enclosure

Electric lawrence Simpson windlass
1 anchors
(Sea Anchor)
15.00m of chain
Matching Tonneau Cover included

Nav Equipment

Navigation lights
Fish Finder
Depth sounder

Safety Equipment

Carbon Monoxide detector

1 bilge pumps (0 manual / 1 electric)

4 Year BSC
Remote controlled Searchlight

Broker's Comments

Still modern by today's standards this Glastron GS279 Sports Cruiser offers everything needed to enjoy cruising the rivers and inland waterways as well as having the power to cruise offshore. Powered by a Single Volvo KAD 32 170 hp diesel engine she will cruise at river speeds using a minimal amount of fuel .
She offers 4 berths and has warm air heating on board.
There are no signs of damage to this very well presented craft that only has only seen 235 hours use from new.

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Glastron GS 279 has been personally photographed and viewed by Gary of Boatshed Norfolk. Click here for contact details.

Owners FAQ's

How long have you owned the boat for?

5 years

Why are you selling her?

Bought another Boat

Where have you sailed her?

Norfolk Broads

The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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