Make:  Catalina

Model:  25

Price: $6,500

Length: 25′

Year: 1985

Fuel Type: Gas

Location: South Amboy, NJ



Call or Email Jerry Thompson direct for additional information or to schedule an appointment

Phone or Text: 
(732) 299-8810

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This 25 Catalina Sloop is super clean and has benefitted from many recent upgrades.   Powered by a 2006 9.9hp 4-stroke Mercury outboard.  Upgrades since 2017 include new autopilot, new vhf, new lifelines, new Schaffer roller furling, bottom stripped and barrier coated, mast pulled and rewired. 

No odors or dirt.  She has been washed and waxed for the upcoming season.  Ready to be dropped in the water and sailed away! 

Please contact the listing broker Jerry Thompson direct at (732) 299-8810 or by email at for additional information or to schedule an appointment.

25′ Catalina Sloop – 1985

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Designer: Catalina Yachts


LOA:  40’4″

Beam:  8’0″


Fuel:  5 Gallons


Engine Make:  Mercury

Engine Model:  4 Stroke

Engine H.P.:  9.9


LWL:  22’2″

Draft:  4’0″


Water:  16 Gallons


Engine Year:  2006

Engine Hours:  

Engine Type:  Outboard


Ballast:  1,900

Displacement:  4,550


Waste:  14 Gallons


Drive Type: Outboard

Propeller Type:  3 Blade

Propeller Material: Aluminum

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Interior has the traditional layout option which features opposing settees with a fold down dining table in the main salon.  Forward is a private cabin as well as the toilet and vanity with sink.  Aft and to port is the galley with a sink, storage and icebox and to port a double quarter berth.  The camper style pop top increases headroom to 6’6″.

The interior is extremely clean, roomy and airy.  The cushions and woodwork are in great condition.

Notable features include: 

Main Salon

    • Opposing Settees
    • Drop Down Solid Wood Dining Table
    • Cabin Lighting
    • Camper Style Pop Top for Increased Head Room
    • Abundent Storage

Forward Stateroom Station

    • Large Double V-Berth
    • Cabin Lighting 
    • Overhead Hatch
    • Storage


    • Toilet
    • Vanity With Sink
    • Storage


    • Sink
    • Ice Box
    • Storage


    • Double Berth
    • Operable Port

Deck and Hull

A large cockpit with comfortable seating and very good visibility.  The decks shine!  Lots of updated including auto-pilot, new roller furling and new lifelines.  

    • Dacron Sails in Good Condition
    • Auto Tiller Auto Pilot (2017)
    • Schaffer Roller Furling (2017)
    • Lifelines (2017)
    • Mast Rewired (2017)
    • Bottom Stripped and Barrier Coated (2017)
    • Bottom Paint (2017)
    • Self Bailing Cockpit
    • Cockpit Cushions 
    • Propane BBQ
    • Boarding Ladder
    • Anchor Locker
    • Traveller
    • Bob Vang 
    • Reefing Hook
    • Cockpit Lockers
    • Running Rigging in Excellent Condition

Deck, Hull and Sails

The helm features a big wheel for easy steering on any tack. Cockpit seating is comfortable under sail and at anchor.  Visibility from the helm is excellent and the ride is notably dry.  Boarding from the stern is easy with the integral swim platform and swim ladder.  The decks and hull really shine and no noticeable crazing or defects were noted.

Notable features and recent upgrades include:

    • Cutter Rig.
    • Standing Wire Rigging and Lifelines Were Replaced in 2011
    • 130% Genoa – Dacron
    • Inner staysail – Dacron.
    • Fully Battened Mainsail – Dacron.
    • Asymmetrical Spinnaker.
    • Harken Roller Furlers at Genoa and Staysail.
    • Main Sail Cover.
    • Electric Winch at Cockpit.
    • Jib Halyard Winch at Mast (Lewmar Ocean Series 24C 2 speed).
    • Two Lewmar Jib Sheet Winches (Ocean Series 44CST 2 speed)
    • Jiffy Reefing System led to Cockpit (Lewmar Stoppers and Ocean Series 16CST Winch) (2016)
    • Lazy Jacks
    • Mid Boom Sheeting for unobstructed cockpit and Dodger Installation.
    • Boom Vang and Preventer.
    • Twin Backstays for Easy Boarding.
    • Adjustable Topping Lift.

Electronics and Electrical

    • Auto Pilot
    • Lowrance GPS
    • Depth Indicator
    • Steering Compass
    • Shore Power
    • Shore Power Cored
    • Two Batteries
    • Battery Selector Switch
    • Battery Charger
    • 110V Convenience Outlet


    • 2006 9.9 Mercury 4-Stroke Outboard
    • Push button Start
    • Two Portable Fuel Tank
    • Fuel Tank Locker

Ambrose Yacht Sales LLC offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel.  A buyer should instruct his agents and/or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.