The Legend 37.5 is one of Hunter's most successful models ever! It is a proven racer/cruiser with a fractional rig and large sail area, coupled with a modified bulb keel, spade rudder and sleek hull lines. The vessel quickly reaches hull speed even in light air. Below, the boat is exceptionally bright and airy. It has a spacious layout for a boat of this size with 5 hatches and 9 opening ports for excellent cross ventilation and she can sleep seven. "Joie de Vie" has been meticulously cared for and continuously upgraded by her experienced owner of the past 19 years.
"Joie De Vie" is the best equipped and maintained Legend 37.5 on the market. New cushions and upholstery, updated sail plan with Quantum Fusion X Sails and asymmetrical Spinnaker w/Snuffer, full Ray Marine electronics suite, new Sea Frost refrigeration, new MarinAire reverse cycle AC/Heat, T900 Halyards & Sheets, Navtec Hydraulic Backstay Adjuster and numerous other upgrades make her an outstanding performing vessel that is easy to sail by a couple or win races with a crew. If you are in the market for an exceptional, well maintained, performance yacht, this is the vessel for you. The boat is ready to sail away. Just add provisions and cast off the lines!
Additional Specs, Equipment and Information
Vessel Name: Joie de Vie Specs Designer: Hunter Design Team Keel: Modified Bulb Hull Shape: Monohull Dimensions LOA: 37 ft 6 in Beam: 12 ft 10 in LWL: 31 ft 9 in Maximum Draft: 4 ft 9 in Displacement: 16400 lbs Ballast: 5900 lbs Headroom: 6 ft 6 in Dry Weight: 16400 lbs Engines Total Power: 38 HP Engine Brand: Yanmar Year Built: 1995 Engine Model: Yanmar 3JH2E Engine Type: Inboard Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel Engine Power: 38 HP
Tanks Fresh Water Tank: (75 Gallons) Fuel Tank: (35 Gallons)
Holding Tank (30 Gallons) new 2008
Accommodations "Joie de Vie" has the traditional Hunter layout, with sleeping for 7. Large V Berth stateroom forward with ample storage. The mid salon is open, bright and spacious with a dinette to port which lowers down to convert to a double berth. Adjacent to starboard is a long settee with Nav station using the aft portion for settee. Port of companionway is a full galley. Aft of the galley is a wonderful owners cabin that can be accessed thru the galley or the head compartment. The Master Stateroom has a large athwartships queen size berth, ample storage lockers and cedar lined hanging locker. Full head, starboard of companionway has dual access, lending to direct "private" access for the owner and also has access from main salon for your guest. Ample ventilation and light provided by 5 opening hatches and 9 opening ports.
Galley Located port of companionway and aft of the salon, there is a large "L" galley. Great for working underway or on the hook. Abundant counter working space, storage bins and drawers. Corian counter top stove provides additional counter space. (very cool)
Sails & Rigging The Hunter has fractional rig with swept back double spreader, allowing you to point higher. The fractional rig lends to a bigger, full batten mainsail with Dutchman and a 155% headsail. Deck stepped, Isomat tapered anodized mast with split back stay, controlled by a Navtec hydraulic back stay adjuster. Anodized aluminum, thru bolted toe rail. All lines lead aft to the cockpit for safety. Double high bow and stern pulpits with double high lifelines and boarding gates port and starboard. Stern walk thru access with drop down boarding ladder.
Deck and Hull FRP hull with spade rudder and winged bulb keel, lead ballast and step-through transom. Hull construction is solid glass with a structural pan glassed to the hull. The deck is molded glass cored with plywood with hardware attachment areas cored with aluminum plate. The hull deck joint is a very robust outward turning flange capped by an extruded aluminum toe rail bonded with 3M 5200 and through bolted every 6 inches. Stainless steel Bow pulpit and stanchions with double lifelines, walk through transom to swim platform with stainless steel swim ladder, Cockpit H/C Shower, SS wheel cable and quadrant steering.
Additional Upgrades & Specs
Joie de Vie
Joie de Vie is exceptionally clean and well equipped with benefits from numerous upgrades including, but not limited to: Upgraded Sail plan with new Quantum Fusion X Full Batten Main Sail w/Dutchman and new Quantum 155% Head Sail on new Furlex Roller Furler, Bottom Paint, 5 AGM batteries, Digital Battery Charger, Electric Windlass, Garmin Chart Plotter, Raymarine SL72 Radar, Raymarine ST60 Plus Instrument Suite, Standard Horizon VHF w/DSC, New LED running lights, New Sea Frost Refrigeration, New MarinAire reverse cycle AC/Heat, Cockpit Cushions, Anchor, Life Sling, Fenders, O/B Mount, PFDs, Dock Lines, Shore Power Cord, New Sunbrella California Dodger w/isinglass and Zip on Bimini, New Sunbrella Sail Cover, Edson Wheel & Compass, Oversized Lewmar Primary Self Tailing Winches, multiple Lewmar Secondary Winches, Corian Counter Tops, Varnished Interior & Cedar lined hanging lockers. This boat doesn’t need a thing. Just add some provisions and sail away!
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