Precious Marine Ltd
Administration & Accounts Woolverstone Marina
Woolverstone, Ipswich, Suffolk, GB, IP9 1AS
Tel:01473 780286
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1999 Birchwood Challenger 360 Flybridge

location icon Woolverstone, Suffolk
Year 1999
Length 36 ft / 10.97 m
Builder/Manufacturer Birchwood

Motor Boat for sale UK. Used Birchwood Challenger 360 Flybridge for sale. This Birchwood 36 challenger has a large owners cabin with double berth.Cabin to port with twin singles converting to large double when required.Good all round visibility  at inside helm position. Bridge deck saloon with sliding doors to aft sun deck with seating and dining table.Interior seating around polished table to port. Steps down to galley on starboard side and access to the large owners forward cabin and second cabin. Flybridge, all dark blue canvases in good order.Twin Mercruiser 250 hp V drive diesel engines 750 engine hours.Currently ashore here at Woolverstone Marina, Ipswich and has undergone many upgrades since ownership in 2016 see the full list details, Videos and photos. 


Year Built 1999
Category Power
Length Overall 34'9 ft / 10.59 m
Beam 12'2 ft / 3.70 m
Max Draft 3'4 ft / 1.01 m
Cabins 3
Cabin Headroom 6'6 ft / 1.98 m
Electrical System 12 V
Double Berths 3
Construction Fiberglass
Hull ID GB-BIR *****D999
Min Draft 5'7 ft / 1.70 m
Drive Type Direct
Engines 2
Total Engine Power 493.20 hp
Fuel Tanks 2
Fuel Tank Cap. 375 L
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 311 L
Holding Tanks 1
Holding Tank Cap. 88 L
Displacement 8,000 kg
Displacement Type Dry Load
Windlass Electric
Tax Status Paid

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Mercruiser
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Year: 1999
Engine Hours: 750
Type: Inboard
Engine Power: 250hp
Propeller Type: 4 Blade, Bronze
Engine Location: Port

Engine 2 Specifications

Make: Mercruiser
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Year: 1999
Engine Hours: 750
Type: Inboard
Engine Power: 250hp
Propeller Type: 4 Blade, Bronze
Engine Location: Starboard
  • 3 Double berths in 2 cabins plus saloon 
  • Heating
  • Hot and cold pressurised water system ( New tank) 
  • Carpets (recently replaced)
  • Curtains (recently replaced)
  • USB points fitted throughout 
  • LED lighting 
  • Lots of replacements to soft furnishings 

Many other upgrades: see the separate upgraded list  

Forward Cabin

  • Large island double berth 
  • Good storage 
  • LED lighting 
  • En-suite access to heads 

Heads/shower room

  • Shower with automatic drain/sump
  • Toilet: Electric with touch sensor control

Mid lower Cabin

  • Replaced headboard and pelmets
  • Foam topper
  • LED's 

Lower Helm 

  • USB's and 12v sockets fitted
  • Replaced CD/radio


  • LED's
  • Gas hob and oven and grill
  • Microwave
  • Fridge freezer 
  • Galley sink 


  • See the photos and upgrade list 

Cockpit area 

  • Good seating area 
  • New carpet
  • replaced teak to cockpit steps 

Flybridge area

  • Upper helm
  • New carpet
  • Replaced search light unit 
  • 12v socket

See the upgrades list for full details 






Chart plotter: No

Radar: No 

Hull, Deck, Safety and Canvas
  • White GRP Hull and superstructure
  • GRP flybridge
  • Anti slip decks 
  • Bow rail
  • Hydraulic steering 
  • Bow Roller 
  • Anchor on chain
  • Windlass: Lewmar
  • Opening hatches
  • Windscreen with washers
  • Wipers  (New)
  • Cockpit seating 
  • Gas locker
  • Boarding/swim ladder 
  • Deck shower 

See the detailed listing of upgrades 

  • Upgraded to gel batteries
  • Alternator x2
  • Battery Chargers: x2 (lead and Gel)
  • Inverter ( New)
  • Shore power 

See the upgrade list for full details 

Engines and Engine bay.
  • Mercruiser 250 Hp x2
  • Last service 2019

See the upgrade list for full details 

Owners list of upgrades since 2016 - Important Read



Forward Cabin

  • Conversion of lights to LEDs
  • LED courtesy lamp over bedhead and to wardrobe (integrated with cabin lights)
  • Fitted Twin USBs and a 12volt outlet
  • Replacement of pelmets and curtains
  • Replacement of soft furnishings - bed and headboard inclusive of seat surround
  • Tailored custom made bedding (stored under bed locker
  • New layered bed foam

Head/Shower Room

  • Replaced hand pump toilet for electric toilet with touch sensor control
  • Fitted automatic shower drain/sump

Mid Lower Cabin

  • Replacement of pelmets and headboard
  • Foam topper to bed
  • Conversion of lights to LEDs
  • Twin USBs and a 12 volt outlet


  • Conversion of lights to LEDs
  • Microwave oven included (new in 2018)
  • Low wattage kettle and a toaster
  • Extra cutlery and crockery


  • Shower sump box and pump-out added
  • Third bilge pump 12v added
  • Replaced diverter valve


  • Conversion of lights to LEDs
  • Replacement of pelmets and curtains
  • Relocated distribution board from behind starboard seat
  • Fitted smart LED TV Samsung 32in on remotely operated electric riser from behind the starboard seating
  • Replaced 240 volt outlet and additional aerial outlet
  • Fitted new 13amp 3 pin inverter socket
  • Fitted new inverter remote control and monitoring unit
  • Fitted Stirling digital leisure battery control and monitoring unit
  • Replaced table top with new teak table top
  • Fitted LED within hot water tank locker compartment
  • New expansion tank to hot water system
  • Fitted frost proof tube heater to hot water tank locker compartment
  • Carbon Dioxide Alarm

Lower Helm

  • Fitted 12 volt outlet socket
  • Fitted twin USB outlet with 12 volt meter
  • Relocated helm control lever switch to under helm seat
  • New location of distribution board panel
  • Fitted new Galvionic Protection System (anti electrolysis erosion and earth leakage)
  • Upgraded 12 volt cables from buzzbar at helm position back to master isolation switch
  • Replaced CD radio with Sony digital unit


  • New cockpit carpet
  • Finger press courtesy light over cockpit door
  • Replacement of teak cockpit steps to flybridge
  • Replacement of master isolation switch in cabinet locker


  • New flybridge carpet
  • Replaced table top with new teak table top
  • Replaced aerial with digital high gain sharks fin aerial
  • Fitted 12 volt socket under helm position
  • Replaced search light unit

Engine Room (2019)

  • Fitted Stirling-power 1600 watt Inverter to port side location
  • Updated fire extinguisher with automatic activation with inert gas unit
  • Upgraded both seacocks
  • Replaced bank starter batteries with Exide Marine Lead starter batteries 4 x 110 ah
  • Fitted new pro smart charger for new Exide Marine Gel Batteries 2 x 140ah
  • Fitted new LED lighting to front and rear of engine compartment
  • Full service of engines including new internal anodes (Spring 2019)
  • Upgraded leisure battery cable to new isolation switch to cockpit locker


  • Custom made fitted sunscreen to front windscreen and side quarter light panels
  • Updated snubbers to mooring ropes on bow and stern
  • Stern lights conversion to LEDs
Additional Information
  • Reason for sale: This is a reluctant brought on by a change in circumstances only. 


  • Please take time to look at the condition and upgrades list on this boat 

Precious Marine 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, 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. Some websites that link to us may not drag the full information across, please feel free to click the link and ask for the full inventory.  

Additional Contact Information - 01473 780286 for Fixed Price Brokerage 

£1500 + vat