A US Spec Bavaria Ocean 51 with the optional aft sun deck extension. 57 feet overall.
From the days when Bavaria were well regarded for building sturdy yachts with the best of German engineering, this was their flagship bluewater cruising yacht. A former Boat of the Year at Boot Dusseldorf.
With an in-mast furling cutter rig and electric winches for ease of sail handling and the centre cockpit for safe passagemaking.
The newly installed Yanmar 100hp diesel engine has done just 4 hours from new) and with a new bowthruster for ease of manoeuvrability.
There is a Mase 6kVA 110v 60Hz generator, 110v shorepower, high capacity 12v battery banks charged by solar panels and a recent Xantrex inverter charger.
Creature comforts include air-conditioning; separate fridge and freezer and even a washer / dryer.
Very comfortable and spacious three double cabin two head layout with the huge master suite aft containing a centreline walk around king size double berth and en-suite heads. A vee berth forward formaing another double berth and a separate twin cabin with two single berths.
A suite of Raymarine instruments with autohelm, radar, plotter and Icom VHF radio.
Much recent work including new engine, thruster, batteries, charger, canvas, sailcare, steering, and teak decks recaulked but in need of some cosmetics and priced accordingly.
Lying in Antigua
PRICED TO SELL AT JUST US$ 99,950
Please contact Richard Watson to arrange an inspection.