Freedom 35 1995

Price: $76,900

Brand: Freedom Yachts

Type: Sailboat

Year: 1995

Length: 35 ft.

Name: Cygnet

Location: Oak Orchard, New York

“Cygnet” is a beautiful example of this David Pedrick designed cruiser from the well-respected New England builder Freedom Yachts.   Many feel that the exterior and interior layouts on the Freedom 35 are the best available in their size and class.   Features include a swim platform, walk-through transom, self-tending sailplan, easy stairway access to the interior, aft head with stall shower, all stainless-steel opening portlights, skylights, and two extra-large staterooms. On “Cygnet” a two speed electric winch makes sail handling a snap and the Flag Blue Awl Gripped hull is a real standout in any harbor.

If the motto of simple is easy then the Freedom 35 is for you. Imagine no stays, no turnbuckles, no need to go forward just speed, safety and easy sailing, isn’t it a wonder all boats aren’t thought out like this? "Cygnet" is a yacht that has been meticulously maintained by her current owner.

 Recent canvas package, electronic upgrades and bottom job all add value to an already stellar package. The beautiful, varnished cherry wood below and the quality of the joinery work would cost thousands more to duplicate today.  If you are looking for an exceptional performer that is designed for short-handed sailing and offers sleeping for six then “Cygnet” might be the boat for you.  Call today for a chance to see her for yourself.



Builder: Freedom Yachts / Pedrick Yacht Design




LOA: 35'

LWL: 29'

Beam: 12'

Displacement: 14,611#

Draft: 6'6"

Ballast: 4,465#





Engine(s) HP: 27

Engine Model: Yanmar diesel 3GM30F, 

Feathering 2-Bladed Max Prop





Fuel: 31 GAL

Water: 80 GAL.

Holding: 40 GAL.


There are 2 private staterooms in the boat, one nicely sized v berth forward in a cabin with lots of light and storage. The second stateroom is aft and to the portside with nice opening ports and sit up lounge area great for reading. Both cabins have true double berths, storage, ventilation, natural light and lots of beautiful cherry cabinetry. Owner's family and guests will live comfortably below decks in all climate conditions with several opening S.S. ports.  Just down the companionway, the galley is a "L" shaped and located to port. It features a gimbaled propane stove/oven/broiler combination outboard, double stainless steel sinks on the center line and a commodious refrigerated icebox outboard. There are several storage lockers outboard for provisions. The Yanmar diesel is housed under the center section of the boar with the weight down low and in the middle. The aft stateroom is located just aft of the galley on the portside. There is a large head compartment located to starboard with a separate stall shower. Manual head and holding tank with waste discharge. Opposite the galley to starboard is a dedicated navigation station with AC/DC distribution panels outboard. There is a ling settee berth to starboard I the main salon with storage outboard as well as under the berth. To portside is a comfortable "L" settee with storage again under and outboard. The table is a double leaf that folds up and out of the way to the forward bulkhead. Just forward of the salon is the forward stateroom with the mast stepped over the keel inside the cabin. The interior finish is furniture grade Cherry which has been impeccably maintained.

The deck is a standout feature with a swim platform and walk thru transom for easy boarding. A 7.5' "T" shaped cockpit with seat cushions throughout has many special features including foot braces, easy access to the interior, and wide uncluttered side decks. Line of sight sailing is unbeatable. You would be hard pressed to find a better seating for both the helmsperson and crew.

The beauty of the Freedom rig is the Carbon Fiber un-stayed mast. There are no shrouds or back stays to worry about. The jib is self-tacking on its own “CamberSpar” boom. The halyards are led aft to and electric winch and sheet stoppers on the deck house. The high roached fully battened mainsail on Antal slides goes up and down with ease.


  • Force 10 two burner stainless steel propane stove with oven and broiler
  • Double basin polished stainless steel sink
  • Two section ice box with Adler Barbour refrigerator/freezer
  • Nice storage cabinets


  • NEW Raymarine A95 GPS - ChartPlotter in NavPod at Helm
  • Garmin GPS 75 at nav station
  • NEW Standard Horizon Matrix AIS/GPS VHF Radio at nav station
  • Raytheon ST 5000+ linear drive autopilot
  • NEW RayMarine Wind Instrument and display
  • Autohelm speed display
  • Autohelm depth display 
  • Sony CDX 5270 stereo-cd player with Sony speakers in cabin and cockpit
  • Ritchie binnacle compass

Mechanical - Electrical - Plumbing

The engine is located amidships under the port settee for unbeatable access. This area is well insulated and includes a blower. The engine is the tried, true, and reliable Yanmar 3GM30F with cylinder compression release levers for easy starting.

  • Yanmar 3GM 30F 27 hp diesel - engine has compression release levers for easier starting if the battery is low
  • Three blade feathering MAX prop
  • Single lever engine control at pedestal
  • PSS dripless shaft seal
  • Racor fuel filter and water separator
  • Groco sea strainer


  • Harken # 44 Two speed, self-tailing, Electric winch
  • 12v DC and 120vAC systems controlled at custom Bass electrical breaker panel at nav station
  • DC and AC amp and volt meters
  • Three 12v deep cycle marine batteries in two banks
  • Guest Battery selector switch
  • 120 AC shore power cord
  • 30 amp to 15 amp shore cord adapter
  • Balmar Hi output engine alternator
  • A.R.S. II smart alternator regulator
  • Pro-Mariner 40 amp battery charter
  • 12vDC plugs at helm and at nav station
  • 12v DC Adler Barbour refrigerator/freezer
  • Three Hella fans in Fwd Cabin, Main Cabin, and Aft Cabin


  • Flojet pressure water pump
  • Hot and cold presser water - hot runs off engine and shore power
  • Grohe fixtures in head for sink and shower
  • Water tank is polyethelene
  • Electric and manual bilge pumps
  • Manual marine toilet
  • Y-valve for overboard toilet discharge

Deck - Hull - Rigging

Cygnet's hull is dark blue with double white boot stripes and a white cove stripe. The deck is white with ivory colored contrasting non-skid. This is a very clean traditional look.

All lines lead through stoppers to the cockpit. The deck is clean and easy to maintain with NO TEAK beyond the step on the swim platform.  Portlights, stanchions, grab rails,bow and stern rails,and cowl vents are all 316 grade quality stainless. Stanchions and double lifelines are higher than industry standard for added safety. Boarding gates to port and starboard. The cockpit includes a walk-through transom and easy access to the companionway stairs for getting below. Integral anchor locker on foredeck keeps mud and water from inside the boat. Built in stainless steel dorade vents add fresh air to the cabin even when the boat is closed up.

The mast is the free-standing, carbon fiber spar for which Freedom is so well known. The main is fully battened and has two built in reefs which are fully set from the safety of the cockpit. The jib has the standard Camberspar for easy self-tacking and self tending and this will wing out automatically on a run. Ask the broker about the Freedom "man-over-board drill" and also the safety of sailing a Freedom dead down-wind. Sail cover for the main is recent and is integrated to the sail.  The cockpit cushons are white vinyl.  There is a rigid boom vang for extra control and safety and lazy jacks control the sail and sail cover when it's lowered. All sail controls are lead to the cockpit through clutch style deck stoppers and all sail handling can be managed from the cockpit on a two speed electric winch.


  • Double anchor roller
  • Anchor locker
  • Stainless steel bow and stern rails
  • Double lifelines have extra high stanchions and uncovered lifeline wire
  • Lifeline gates are installed to port and starboard
  • 5 deck hatches
  • 12 opening stainless steel portlights with screens - all have curtains
  • 2 skylights
  • Stainless steel bow, midships, and stern cleats - all with chocks
  • Rigid boom vang mounted to stainless compression ring
  • Harken turning blocks
  • Harken 4:1 traveler
  • Harken # 44 two speed self tailing electric winch
  • Harken # 42 two speed self tailing winch
  • Dodger - Linen color Sunbrella
  • Bimini with storage boot -Line color Sunbrella
  • White vinyl cockpit cushions
  • Oversize steering wheel with leather cover
  • Cockpit table in white Starboard material with two folding leaves
  • Cup holders in white Starboard
  • Stainless steel swim ladder
  • Delta 22# Fast Set anchor with chain and three strand rope rode
  • Fenders with covers
  • Dock lines
  • Horseshow
  • Wood outboard bracket on stern rail
  • Life jackets
  • Boat hook


  • Fully battened main - Quantum
  • Harken Batt Car mast luff track system for ultimate low friction
  • Camberspar jib
  • Integral mainsail cover with lazy jacks and zipper for closure

Highlights – Additional Gear

  • Currently located in fresh water on Lake Ontario, four days from the Hudson River and NY City
  • NEW Canvas package Including Dodger, Bimini, Connector w/Full Enclosure
  • New Lewmar Overhead Hatches
  • Gorgeous Dark Blue Painted Hull.
  • Bottom stripped with Interlux epoxy primer w/VC17
  • Carbon Fiber keel stepped mast
  • Beautiful Furniture grade Cherry interior
  • Berths for 6
  • SS Opening Ports Throughout
  • Cockpit Cushions
  • Docklines and Fenders
  • Safety Gear
  • Steel Cradle


 Owners Description


Cygnet is a 1995 35’ Freedom. Her cabin features warm cherry wood throughout. This freedom is designed to accommodate 2 couples for cruising very comfortably with 2 private staterooms. She is in very good condition with a number of upgrades.

There is a brand new cockpit enclosure completely enclosed with upgraded clear plastic and screens, brand new sail covers including a stack pack for the main sail. There are brand new lewmar hatch covers, new RayMarine GPS at the helm station, AIS, VHS both at chart table and at the helm. She has a head with a full size separate shower. The galley features a double stainless steel sink, refrigerator and freezer, 2 burner propane stove and oven. The main salon features a drop down drop leaf table that opens fully to accommodate 6 people.

There are 2 staterooms. One has a vee berth and the rear stateroom has a queen bed. Both have numerous storage lockers for clothing storage. Both staterooms have doors for privacy.

Small fans direct wired move air throughout all cabins and lighting throughout is excellent. On the deck, she features all lines tailed back to the cockpit for ease of sail handling and an electric winch for raising the sails. Stainless steel grab rails along the deck allow for safely moving on the topsides. Stainless steel dorades allow ventilation throughout the cabins. She is equipped with a folding prop.

The cockpit is huge and features a drop leaf table for outdoor dinners at the marina. Her hull is navy blue and in excellent condition which is polished to a very bright shine.


Brokers Comments

I have personally sailed almost every model of Freedom Yachts.  My favorite, by far, has always been the Freedom 35.  I cruised a Freedom 35 with my wife and two young daughters for two seasons and thoroughly enjoyed the performance and accommodations of this fine yachts.  For a cruising couple it’s a very comfortable and easy boat to sail.  For a family there is plenty of room for up to six.  I can’t think of a boat under 40’ I would enjoy more!


Listing Broker:  Charles “Corbo” Corbishley  m:585-752-2530


The Company 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.




Contact your RCR Broker for more details

Corbo Corbishley, CPYB - Sales & Brokerage

Rochester, NY


Phone: 585-339-9730

A native of northern New Jersey, Corbo was introduced to sailing shortly after graduating Ithaca College and became obsessed with sailing. Crewing whenever opportunity arose he also bought and campaigned several one-design sailboats. While still sailboat racing whenever time allows on his J-70 “Late Life Crisis” he enjoys cruising with his wife Donna. They recently stumbled over to the “Dark Side”, trading in their Beneteau 37 for a Back Cove 30. Before joining RCR Yachts Corbo enjoyed many careers and owned several businesses, Trucking, Banking, IT, Auditing, Sailmaking, Restaurateur, Tax Accounting, and various Sales positions. In 2005 Corbo attained the status of Certified Professional Yacht Broker. Just 550 yacht brokers in North America have received the prestigious Certified Professional Yacht Broker designation, a program sponsored by the Yacht Brokers Association of (North) America.. The CPYB designation recognizes professional, experience, training and mastery of core areas of expertise related to professional yacht broker skills and knowledge. In addition to practical experience, CPYB brokers must comply with the CPYB Code of Ethics.